Holiday cottage accommodation rarely comes in a more picturesque setting. Riverbank Cottage is set within Stepping Stones House which is an historic country property, which was once owned by William Wordsworth's son and overlooks the famous stepping stones across the River Rothay.
True to its name this charming, charismatic 5 Star Cottage is a romantic hideaway like no other. The interior has been designed for couples who want their time together at home to be as special as their time exploring the lake district. Within the conservation area yet only two minutes into the many delights available including restaurants, pubs and local shops. Wake up to a wonderful, ever changing view over Ambleside village to the Lakeland fells, stroll to the lake shore for a romantic cruise, dine in together or enjoy an evening out, explore the fells or relax at home, Valentine Cottage is a memorable retreat at any time of year.
Set in the grounds of a glorious gentleman's residence, this sophisticated detached lodge is the perfect place to relax and socialise in a marvelous and peaceful setting, with Windermere village and the lake only a few minutes' stroll away. Stretch out on luxurious furnishings around the woodburning stove, with a wall-wide window pouring light and scenery into the room. Dine together in a sophisticated dining hall, or chat over breakfast in the separate dining kitchen. Entertaining won't be a problem!
For those who simply want everything, we are happy to suggest Cross Brow in idyllic Ambleside. A tranquil setting and authentic Lakeland farmhouse charm, yet all the luxury of modern sophistication and all the excitement of the ever-popular village only moments away, this is a really superb base for six people.
This is a quintessential traditional contemporary Lakeland country cottage within a glorious setting, a short stroll from picturesque Hawkshead village commanding views towards Esthwaite Water. A picture postcard 17th century cottage in a sublime setting with a magical garden complete with tumbling waterfall, providing a soothing touch to a luxurious cottage.
This charming character apartment nestles on the banks of the River Leven, in a magical setting at the southern outlet of Lake Windermere. Riverbank Hideaway occupies the ground floor part of an original Lakeland barn on the water's edge, converted with taste and style, with hand upholstured luxurious fabrics to create a special holiday retreat. Perfect for couples or a small family, the riverside setting is idyllic all year round.You'll find contemporary styling and sheer elegance throughout the accommodation, which extends to a furnished riverside garden. Picnicking, canoeing and fishing are just a few of the ways you'll make the most of your access to the lake. Just 100 yards over the bridge is your fabulous local at the Swan Hotel and Spa. Idyllic!
Wow - what a find... this outstanding detached country residence simple has it all - Contemporary Lakeland and a special place to spend precious time together occupying an idyllic secluded setting circumscribed by glorious countryside and a host of welcoming country pubs.
This is a luxury Lakeland bolt-hole, a place where magic and romance seem to sit side by side. Set above picture perfect Elterwater, commanding breath-taking views, yet only a few minute's stroll from this Langdale valley oasis.
This fresh, modern and contemporary apartment forms the lower ground level of a superb Victorian residence.The apartment is partially below ground level, but benefits from plenty of light through its windows and the glass door - which has direct access to the garden at the rear.
This contemporary retreat enjoys an absolutely magical setting on the banks of the River Leven, at the southern tip of Lake Windermere. Part of an original Lakeland barn, Riverbank Retreat is ingeniously converted to create stylish, soothing accommodation that really makes the most of the location. Here, al-fresco living has a whole new meaning with the enormous balcony overlooking the river. Sink into relaxation, or use your access to the lake by trying some canoeing or fishing from the river banks. Inside, you'll find crisp contemporary decor, sumptuous furnishings and chic dining facilities to suit your cosy sociable gathering.
Only a few minutes from the village centre, this contemporary Ambleside property forms one part of a beautifully converted historic bobbin mill. The prestigious Falls development stands on the banks of the tumbling Stockghyll waterfalls, and Ghyll Heights enjoys a stunning outlook from the 'heights' of its private balcony. The accommodation is superbly presented, with spacious living / socialising space and a master suite set on a floor of its own. Two couples or a family will find this a perfectly-formed holiday home, with the flair of a penthouse apartment, a view to remember and the delights of Ambleside and Lake Windermere within incredibly easy reach.
Escape the rat race in this beautifully converted Lakeland barn. The Abbots Reading cottages are surrounded by lovely natural woodlands, and you are perfectly situated to explore the South Lakes. Full of rustic features, yet fully modernised, your barn will become your home while you stay with us here.
This contemporary, boutique-style Lakeland cottage stands strolling distance from bustling Bowness and the shores of Lake Windermere. Abbotsgarth's gently elevated position provides breathtaking views to the Lakeland Fells, and offers a fantastic base from which to explore this vibrant village, the magic of Lake Windermere and also the wider Lake District.
Stonecliffe is a large, traditionally built residence occupying a prominent position within the heart of Bowness on Windermere. Dedicated parking is provided for one car, but once here you will find excellent restaurants, bars and visitor attractions within easy walking distance.
Cosy, sophisticated and gazing out over the Langdale Valley through a fabulous full wall window... this stylish retreat is a place to spend precious time together and an outstanding base for walkers. The Langdale Retreat forms part of a larger property which enjoys a slightly elevated setting in the sleepy village of Chapel Stile. The open plan living area and two bathrooms provide ample space even for sharing couples to spread out and relax. Prepare sociable evenings in the large kitchen, head out into the hills from the doorstep, and make the most of your excellent local pub on the way home! On warmer days, you'll love taking drinks and meals outside to the scenic sun terrace.
Nestled in the Vale of Grasmere yet quietly tucked away in a charming backwater close to the centre of the village, Rowan at Grasmere offers one of the finest accommodations in the heart of Lakeland. Newly refurbished and designed with exceptional attention to detail blending traditional and quality materials with luxury amenities, Rowan at Grasmere has been crafted to offer the ultimate Lake District holiday.