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Self-catering holiday cottages in the Lake District are the perfect base to explore Cumbria. Whether it is a romantic break for two or a celebration for the whole family. From holiday cottages in rural locations, ideal for walking and getting away from it all to luxury self catering cottages with hot tubs and a private chef service.

Whether you want a cosy cottage for two or a getaway with a large group of friends, Cumbria has the pick of cottages in the most stunning locations. Book your cottage online through Golakes to support the local tourism economy.

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Featured Cottage

Beckside living

Southwaite Green Farm


Eco cottages, built and furnished to the highest standards, in 'one of the most beautiful places I've ever seen'.

Self-catering with 4 units, £460-£1250 pupw sleeps 1-6

Ring House Cottages

Ring House Cottages


Ringhouse self-catering cottages are open all year, and set in the beautiful unspoilt Woodland Valley close to both Coniston and Broughton-in-Furness. For Bank Holiday weeks short breaks will only be taken 4 weeks in advance

Self-catering with 3 units, £245-£590 pupw sleeps 2-4

Milburn Grange Holiday Cottages

Milburn Grange Holiday Cottages


Nestling at the foot of the Pennines and enjoying uninterrupted views of the Lakeland fells, our comfortable cottages offer a high standard of accommodation and are open all year.

Self-catering with 7 units, £240-£600 pupw sleeps 1-7

Anns Hill Cottage bathroom

Anns Hill


Winner of the Trip Advisor, Exceptional Service Award 2015 - 5 star cottages with everything you need for a relaxing holiday. A breakfast basket delivered to your door each morning is complimentary and champagne is chilled for your arrival.

Self-catering with 2 units, £650-£1750 pupw sleeps 2-4

High Dale Park Barn

High Dale Park Barn


The property is situated in an extremely peaceful location, well within the Lake District National Park, at the head of the tiny, unspoilt valley of Dale Park. Dale Park is one of Lakeland's best kept secrets. It abounds in wild life.

Self-catering with 2 units, £250-£688 pupw sleeps 2-6

Talbot Studio living room

Talbot House & Talbot Studio


Romantic Lakeland Stone cottages with terraced garden. The ideal location for a Lake District holiday, within 7 miles of Penrith. Three bedroom house & studio apartment. Open fire and wifi. Short breaks available.

Self-catering with 2 units, £335-£632 pupw sleeps 2-5

Mossgill Loft

Mossgill Loft

Kirkby Stephen

Situated in a quiet fellside village, Mossgill Loft was originally the Sunday schoolroom and part of the Baptist Chapel. The property has been cleverly converted into a cosy flat for two people.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £300-£355 pupw sleeps 2

Monkhouse Hill Living Room

Monkhouse Hill Cottages


Stunning collection of nine ‘Contemporary Cumbrian’ cottages, winner of Cumbria Tourism’s 2011 'Self Catering Holiday of the Year.

Self-catering with 10 units, £450-£3300 pupw sleeps 2-14

Pine Tops

Pine Tops


Pine Tops has 2 comfortable self catering apartments set in 2 and a half acres of gardens and woodland, with panoramic views of Lake Windermere and mountains. Situated in a peaceful but convienient location near to all the popular amenities

Self-catering with 2 units, £300-£550 pupw sleeps 2

 Woodman's Cottage

Thornthwaite Farm


Thornthwaite Farm is set amidst the beautiful scenery of the Woodland Valley. We have five cottages including our 4 star VisitEngland Gold Award barn conversion and a luxury Log Cabin all with stunning views of the Lakeland fells.

Self-catering with 6 units, £300-£750 pupw sleeps 1-6

Elm How

Elm How, Cruck Barn & Eagle Cottage


Near Patterdale and Glenridding, we have 3 self-catering holiday cottages all offering quiet, comfortable accommodation. Elm How, sleeps 8 and Cruck Barn, sleeps 2 are in the Grisedale Valley above Patterdale, near Ullswater.

Self-catering with 3 units, £345-£1525 pupw sleeps 2-8

The Lodge, Matson Ground

The Lodge


A fabulous new holiday cottage, set in lovely surroundings and very close to Bowness-On-Windermere.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £455-£855 pupw sleeps 4

Bank Cottage living room

Bank Cottage


Detached single storey cottage away from the traffic in mature surroundings, with garage, private parking, sunny terrace with built in bbq and gardens. Walker friendly. Suitable for visitors with minor mobility problems, as ground floor.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £395-£625 pupw sleeps 1-4

The Folly

Hall Hills


Hall Hills has 5 award-winning 4 and 5-star gold self-catering cottages around a courtyard in a genuinely tranquil, rural location. Ideal destination for a quiet romantic getaway for two or book all the properties for a group celebration.

Self-catering with 5 units, £440-£3880 pupw sleeps 2-16

Wood Burner

Jasmine Cottage

Kirkby Lonsdale

This 4 star self catering cottage is situated in the heart of the historic market town of Kirkby Lonsdale, sleeping 5, with a private sunny courtyard garden and parking space.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £300-£575 pupw sleeps 1-5

Patterdale Hall Estate

Patterdale Hall Estate


In a magnificent mountain setting at the southern tip of Ullswater in the English lake District, Patterdale Hall Estate is ideally situated for holidays and outdoor activities. Comfortable range of accommodation from lodges to bothies.

Self-catering with 11 units, £264-£675 pupw sleeps 2-6

Derwent Apartment living area

Derwent Apartment


Derwent Apartment is a comfortable spacious ground floor apartment which sleeps up to four, all on one level. An excellent base to explore many different locations in the Lake District and West Coastal resorts.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £315-£440 pupw sleeps 4

Wood Farm Cottages lounge area

Wood Farm Self-Catering Cottages


Barn conversion situated in rural area close to Lorton Vale with easy access to Keswick and Cockermouth.

Self-catering with 2 units, £270-£545 pupw sleeps 1-6

The Hyning Estate

The Hyning Estate


The Hyning Estate provides Luxurious, High Quality, "Green", Self-Catering Accommodation on the edge of The Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks just minutes from the M6 and Scotland to Euston main line railway station.

Self-catering with 7 units, £450-£1715 pupw sleeps 2-6

Staffield Hall Country Retreats

Staffield Hall Country Retreats


Staffield Hall Country Retreats offers you luxury self catering holiday apartments near the Lake District, the Lakes, in Cumbria. Hidden between the wild and lonely North Pennines and the shining tors of the Lake District in Cumbria.

Self-catering with 8 units, £455-£1800 pupw sleeps 1-6

Larch Lodge Lounge

Barn Owl Cottage, Cedrus & Larch Lodge


Barn Cottage is 17thC barn conversion with great character with lots of exposed beams and stonework. Cedrus Lodge is a unique design eco-lodge. Both properties are set within the grounds of Upfront Gallery.

Self-catering with 3 units, £450-£600 pupw sleeps 1-6

Gable Cottage

Gable Cottage


Spacious and comfortable 3 bedroom house with fell views in quiet location close to Keswick town centre. Private parking and patio.Bed linen, power and Broadband / Wi-Fi included. Sorry no pets, brochure and website available.

Self-catering with 1 unit, £380-£825 pupw sleeps 1-5

Views from the Balcony

The Views, Keswick


The Views - Holiday Cottages in the Sky. Contemporary town centre apartments with some of the best views in the Lake District - Guaranteed. Located just off Keswick market square with parking. Short Breaks Available.

Self-catering with 2 units, £260-£645 pupw sleeps 1-3

Lakes and Dales Cottages

Lakes and Dales Cottages


Recent conversion of sandstone barn offering 2 cottages with 2/3 bedrooms - each with own en-suite or bathroom - that have been inverted to enjoy the far reaching views of the Lakeland hills and Pennines from the open-plan living space.

Self-catering with 2 units, £350-£525 pupw sleeps 2-6


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