Self-Catering Lake District Cottages - Enjoy in the Heart of the Lakes

Here at Heart of the Lakes we offer you a fine selection of Lake District cottages sleeping from just two up to the largest sleeping ten. Whatever time of year you choose to stay you will find one of our self-catering cottages in the Lake District that fits the bill. Our Lake District cottages come in all shapes and sizes with a range of quality to suit every taste and pocket. Locations vary from village centre to remote and rural but all are in the most sought after parts of the National Park.

Many of our guests return year after year to their favourite cottages in the Lake District so, if this is your first visit to the Lake District, we hope you will enjoy exploring our website to maybe find your own favourite cottage in which to enjoy many delightful holidays.

The area abounds in places to visit, beautiful scenery, lakes and mountains, wonderful food, country pubs, pretty villages, lake cruises and boat hire. In fact there is so much to do that you may not have time to fit it all in... but make the most of your busy days out and return to your comfortable Lake District cottage to relax and plan your next activity.

Every holiday booked with Heart of the Lakes includes free Leisure Club membership in the price - a facility much enjoyed by our guests. Many of our Lake District cottages are pet friendly and most are family friendly. Don't miss our fine selection of luxury cottages in the Lake District for couples, perfect for that romantic break or just simply for a relaxing getaway at any time of the year.

If you have any queries please do contact us for individual attention. Our expert booking staff will be able to answer any questions to make sure that you choose the most perfect spot your holiday in one of our delightful Lake District cottages.

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What our guests say

  • Great Cottage, great walks despite the weather.

    / Wastwater
  • Everyone at Heart of the Lakes was very helpful. Lovely clean property & great value for money.

    / Gillybeck
  • An all round excellent return visit.

    / Scafell
  • We have had a wonderful week in your fantastic flat. There is nothing at all that could have made our stay more enjoyable. Autumn colours, walks to Helm Crag, Grisedale Tarn and Easedale Tarn .....Thanks so much

    / The Gallery
  • We've just had an excellent holiday at The Lookout and we loved having the Low Wood Leisure club included. See you again ....

    / The Lookout
  • Excellent property in a stunning location. Loved the conservatory and garden.  Birds fed well this week.

    / The Old Police House
  • What an amazing place! The Barn is beautiful - plenty of space & literally hundreds of walks from the doorstep. Brilliant for the dog too. Perfect!

    / Walker Ground Barn
  • Just finished our second visit here - appreciated the new very comfortable bed.

    / Over Ghyll
  • Lovely peaceful position, wonderful views.

    / Betamere
  • A fantastic week in a lovely cottage - a real home from home, everything we could possibly need and more. We will definitely be returning.

    / Hazelnut Cottage
  • A lovely house in idylic surroundings, there is no better place for getting peace and tranquility giving you that complete break.  Thank you for a lovely stay, will be back soon.

    / Le Tholonet
  • The Lakes being one of our favourite places this house made it even better. Hope to return in the summer to enjoy the garden and balcony. Best equipped kitchen ever had in a holiday home.

    / Orchard House
  • Wonderful cottage - everything you could possibly need (and more). Thank you.

    / Hannakin Barn
  • We have spent a lovely quiet week here to celebrate my 18th birthday. We enjoyed a night out in Bowness and a couple of long dinners at some good restaurants. Wouldn't hesitate to come again as Hillside Cottage is in a very good location. Thank you.

    / Hillside Cottage
  • A great week as always. Thank-you

    / Catbells
  • A lovely comfortable bungalow, better than we expected

    / Greenside Garth
  • Another lovely week at High Spy

    / High Spy
  • Brilliant week!! The cottage is lovely - so very central and very well equipped. Thank you.

    / Briery Lodge
  • Our second visit to Wordsworth.  Great place, facilities spot on. Location being central to the lakes ideal.  We've had a superb time and hope to be back again.

    / Wordsworth
  • Found all the information we needed on the website. Good accommodation & very clean on arrival. We thought that Ghyllstead offered really good value for money & definitely hope to return.

    / Ghyllstead
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