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Hidden Gem is exactly that, a perfect hideaway for two providing stunning views out over Ambleside towards Loughrigg and the surrounding fell range beyond.
1 bedroom Up to 2 guests
A comfortable, romantic bolthole for two, conveniently located in the very heart of popular Ambleside.
The Courtyard enjoys a wonderful, elevated position on the lower slopes of Loughrigg Fell, just two miles from Ambleside.
1 bedroom Up to 2 guests Pet Friendly
This quirky, pet friendly, cottage for two has a slightly unusual layout with a roaring log fire, comfortable sofa, and mezzanine bedroom. A perfect romantic...
Adorable, romantic retreat for two in the beautiful village of Troutbeck. A walker’s paradise, the village also boasts two good country pubs
Troutbeck, Windermere and Bowness
Sitting in the picturesque and unspoiled hamlet of Crook, amid a cluster of similar whitewashed cottages dating back to the 17th century
Crook, Windermere and Bowness
This dates back to the 18th century and sits beneath the slopes of Wansfell in one of the oldest parts of the bustling village of Ambleside
Perfectly placed Bolthole in the centre of lively Ambleside, sleeping two and pet friendly, this cosy, cottage style apartment enjoys a super handy location...
A romantic getaway for two situated in the heart of one of the oldest parts of Ambleside featuring a log burner and roll top bath
The perfect retreat for couples seeking a thriving village centre and being able to explore the beautiful landscape right from the doorstep
Church Cottage is a fabulous example of a traditional Lakeland stone cottage with all the modern day conveniences that are on your self catering holiday wish...
2 bedrooms Up to 3 guests
A quaint, stone-built cottage providing superb facilities for the smaller party. Set well back and nestled amongst mature trees and shrubs
Homely accommodation for 4 adults, two private parking spaces AND you can bring your four legged friend along, two if you have them – what’s not to like...
2 bedrooms Up to 4 guests Pet Friendly
A mere 5 minutes walk into the village. In the elevated old Fisherbeck part of Ambleside welcoming up to 4 adults, and don’t forget your four legged friends
High Fisherbeck is a firm favourite with our holiday makers and has all the ingredients required to ensure a successful holiday retreat.
2 bedrooms Up to 4 guests
Parts of Hazelnut Cottage date back to the 17th century, the cottage once the village toffee shop and fondly remembered as such by many locals in the...
A super modern take on a self-catering cottage and sits proudly at the end of the row of similar properties at Chapel Stile
Offering a perfect 180-degree view across the slate-covered rooftops of Ambleside towards St. Mary’s steeple and the majestic mountains beyond
A well thought out, modern cottage in the heart of the Langdale Valley, perfect for lovers of the great outdoors.
Enjoying superb views out towards Lingmoor Fell and the Langdale Pikes from the front, Daffodils is an ideal base for walkers and cyclists.
Within a couple of minutes walk from the heart of Ambleside. An ideal base for those who prefer the convenience of a village centre location
3 bedrooms Up to 4 guests Pet Friendly
As sweet as its name suggests offering affordable and comfortable accommodation for visitors seeking a dog friendly base
3 bedrooms Up to 5 guests Pet Friendly
Windermere and Bowness
Victory Cottage is neatly nestled just off the main square of picturesque Hawkshead’s car-free centre within a cluster of similar, traditional properties.
Hawkshead & Coniston
This pretty cottage sits in one of the oldest parts of Ambleside. Offering a convenient and comfortable retreat, whatever time of year you visit.
3 bedrooms Up to 5 guests
Ghyll End is quietly tucked away above the village, close to the famous 70ft waterfall Stock Ghyll Force which cascades down into Ambleside.
Dovedale boats a superb location in the very heart of Ambleside, just off the main thoroughfare within easy, level walking distance of everything this popular...
3 bedrooms Up to 6 guests Pet Friendly
Located directly opposite the iconic Bridge House, Tethera enjoys a convenient village centre location, ideal for a family or three couples to enjoy at any...
3 bedrooms Up to 6 guests
The perfect haven for two or three couples seeking a contemporary and quality retreat in the centre of Lakeland’s most cosmopolitan village
Just a short distance from Ambleside and Hawkshead, Kirkley Bank offers superb value accommodation for a family group
Ambleside, Hawkshead & Coniston
A beautifully presented, newly refurbished retreat in the popular village of Windermere. A fantastic family adventure retreat for 6 and the dog
A superb example of a modern-day, self-catering retreat, perfectly placed in a quiet, residential backwater of popular Ambleside
4 bedrooms Up to 7 guests Pet Friendly
Great value accommodation for a larger family or gathering of close friends seeking a centrally based, comfortable retreat
You really would struggle to find a more centrally located retreat for a larger party in Ambleside, and certainly one with an in-house sauna!
4 bedrooms Up to 8 guests
The perfect family retreat in a fantastic location. Sleeping a party of 8, with a view of the Bridge House in the heart of Ambleside.
4 bedrooms Up to 8 guests Pet Friendly
Mature tiered gardens offer the perfect setting for family get-togethers, al fresco dining and BBQs, the secluded elevated patio providing envious views...
5 bedrooms Up to 9 guests Pet Friendly
Who wouldn’t want to share the Lake District with their four legged friend? Don’t leave your pooch at home, choose our pet friendly cottages
We have retreats to suit the whole family, a chance for you to come to the Lakes and make wonderful memories while spending quality time with loved ones.
We have a fantastic range of Christmas Retreats to choose from to get together with all your loved ones over the festive season.
View the newest additions to the Lakeland retreats family...
Whether fittings, location, character, or a combination of all three, the following offer a way to move through the Lakes in sophistication
Wake in the Lake District to the sound of babbling rivers or lapping waves. Step from your doorstep into a landscape forged by ice and water
Looking for quality time as a couple? The Lake District is full of romantic getaways, walks, views, places to picnic, wine & dine
If you want direct access to the fells, a chance to explore the Lakes from the doorstep of your retreat then we’ve got you covered!
Want to really escape to the country? Carve out your own little piece of Lake District heaven in our most remote properties
Not living in the country doesn’t mean that you can’t enjoy the best bits of the lifestyle. Escape to live the simple country life.