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

  • Flying visit. Lovely comfortable home, "beautifully decorated". Not much time to relax and explore this visit. Hope to return again to remedy that.

    / Parkwood 2015
  • A wonderful stay in the cottage - a real home away from home. Did not want for anything. Sad to leave this beautiful area of the world.

    / Broadrayne Farm Cottage
  • Thank you for having us stay at this beautiful house with such a magnificent view.   We had such a great time here surrounded by many great walks

    / Lakefield House
  • and this is next time. Dear reader even though we are still in deep winter, the first 10 days were ones of crisp blue skies, cold, ice and sunshine, beautiful so lots of mighty walks hearty meals and sound sleeps. So once again till next time.

    / The Lookout
  • Excellent as usual. We have stayed here many times since 2001....

    / Robinson
  • Excellent situation. Cosy and comfortable cottage

    / Altar End
  • Lovely apartment- perfect base in Ambleside. The weather has been very kind to us - brilliant walks over Langdale Pikes.  

    / Waterfalls
  • Lovely house thank you, we have had a great week with our friends. Had some good walks and the weather has been very good, our 2nd visit to Keswick, its a lovely town. We have also had lots of good meals out, good wine and pubs and good meals in too.  We will be back.

    / Greenside House
  • Lovely warm cottage to come back to at the end of long walks.

    / School Cottage
  • Our first stay at Merewood and its been a great base. 

    / Merewood Stables
  • Another lovely stay in a beautiful place, thank you.

    / Rydal Suite
  • A very comfortable cottage...had a great week, enjoyed walking from the door 

    Many Thanks  

    / Spring Garth Cottage
  • We can only echo all the positive comments in the visitors' book...a fantastic cottage and the best we've ever stayed in. Saw deer, rabbits, squirrels and of course the badgers. Couldn't have asked for better 

    / Hodge How Cottage
  • We have enjoyed a lovely weeks stay in this beautiful cottage. We'd love to come back to Keswick again and definately stay at High Corner.

    / High Corner
  • 7th visit. Once again we have had a lovely holiday. Good weather and lovely accommodation. Always good at Brantside.

    / Brantside
  • Our 7th year running in Keswick and we have stayed in many cottages but this is by far THE BEST in Keswick.

    The decor and the balcony are amazing and the beds so comfy ... we will be coming back

    / Riverside Park 2
  • Lovely cottage in a perfect setting - love the refurbishment. Will come again soon.

    / Daffodils
  • Such a welcoming,cosy bungalow in a spectacular position with breathtaking views of the high fells.

    / Greenside Garth
  • Excellent all round holiday. Thanks to all and see you again soon

    / Bell Foot
  • Well appointed, very comfortable and quiet, Enjoyed our visit, Thanks.

    / Elterwater 2015
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