7 night prices from £1,218
These ten luxury holiday cottages situated within the grounds of Tottergill Farm, a private 48-acre estate in the tranquil Cumbrian countryside. Looking out over the Lake District and the Scottish hills, the views are breathtaking – it’s the perfect place to relax and unwind. Tottergill Farm is in a designated Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty resulting in woodpeckers, pheasants and even red squirrels frequenting the gardens and grounds.
7 night prices from £319
Set in the delightful village of Newby and next to the owners’ home, Higher Barn is a well-presented barn conversion situated in the unspoilt Eden Valley. As you may have guessed from the name, Higher Barn is set over the top floor. There are three spacious bedrooms that offer picturesque views, and an open plan living, dining and kitchen space. The cosy living area has Freeview TV, a DVD player and a selection of board games, and the farmhouse-style kitchen area is well equipped.
7 night prices from £409
A delightful holiday destination set in a rural part of Dalton-in-Furness, Tom’s Cottage used to be a Bed & Breakfast, and this beautiful cottage gives you a real English countryside feel. Surrounded by open land and overlooking a trout lake, Tom’s cottage also enjoys views towards Scafell Pike and Old Man of Coniston. The South Lakes Wild Animal Park is close by, as well as the beach and sandhills of Sandscale Haws (NT). Coniston Water and Windermere are within 14 miles.
7 night prices from £589
Waitby School was built on Waitby Fell in 1680 by James Highmore, a local to the area, for the children of Waitby and Smardale. About a mile and a half west of Kirkby Stephen, Waitby is said to have been an ancient market town, with a castle, chapel and cemetery, but no trace of either is now to be seen. However, the school remains, standing proud on the fellside and, having been purchased recently by another local family, has been lovingly restored, in conjunction with English Heritage, to offer luxurious holiday accommodation.
7 night prices from £529
Logwood House is set in a tranquil and rural setting just a few miles from the market town of Kendal, filled with lots of wonderful shops and eateries. The cottage has a beautiful, private garden, and the River Mint flows adjacent with fishing rights available to guests.
There are plenty of lovely walks from the back door, but you are also within easy reach of the Lake District National Park.
7 nights prices from £1,735
Manor Hall offers the grandest of apartments with nearly 2,000 sq feet of superior accommodation. This luxurious, self-catering apartment, one of eight (SVE 30600, 30601, 30602, 30603, 30604, 30605, 30606, 30607), is set in the glorious Victorian manor house of Staffield Hall. Located in the wonderful Eden Valley, a tranquil part of Cumbria, close to both Carlisle and Penrith and also Hadrian’s Wall, the Northern Pennines, the western fringe of the Yorkshire Dales and the Scottish Borders.
7 night prices from £795
Simply beautiful from the moment you step through the door, Reivers’ Retreat is a stunning barn conversion adjacent to the owner’s home. Formerly a fortified farmhouse (Bastle house), it was built to withstand the attacks along the Anglo-Scottish border between warring clans known as “Reivers”, hence the name ‘Reivers’ Retreat’. This barn conversion, designed internally by the owners, is a beautiful space to relax and enjoy with family or friends.
Coastal within 1 mile
7 night prices from £449
This beautiful corner of Cumbria has a wealth of visitor attractions and set in a quiet cul-de-sac on the edge of the coastal village of Haverigg, Hanaidlin House is a lovely semi-detached property in a great location. Its large living room has views towards the fell of Black Coombe, whilst the semi open-plan layout leads to the dining room with patio doors opening out to the garden and seating area. Outside, the large enclosed garden is a great place where you can sit out or run around in, but with the beach just a few minutes’ walk away, there are also some wonderful coastal walks for you to explore.
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