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Large cottages to rent in the Lake District

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Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)
Hawkshead Hall (LLH03)

Hawkshead Hall

Hawkshead Village, Lake District

8
4
5
pets 3

Beautiful period property situated in the popular village of Hawkshead, a few minutes’ drive from Esthwaite Water and just five miles from Lake Windermere.

Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)
Esp Hall (SZ183)

Esp Hall

Duddon Valley, Lake District

8
4
3
pets 3

This attractive property offers spacious accomodation, a large garden with beautiful mountain views and storage for bikes

Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)
Inchmaholme (SZ267)

Inchmaholme

Keswick, Lake District

8
4
3

Whether for an energetic, adventurous holiday or a peaceful, countryside retreat, this charming house is the perfect place to gather family and friends to make the most of everything the area has to offer.

Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)
Kirkbank (SZ293)

Kirkbank

Eskdale, Lake District

8
4
3

Close to the Cumbrian coast, this stunning holiday home offers a range of luxurious extras, perfect for couples, friends and families looking for a tranquil retreat in glorious Lakeland surroundings.

Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)
Hillcrest House (SZ256)

Hillcrest House

Troutbeck nr Ullswater, Cumbria

8
4
3

A paradise for fell walkers and cyclists alike, the Ullswater Valley is virtually on the doorstep and offers a wealth of charming lowland rambles and more challenging hikes.

Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)
Rickerby House - Portinscale (79561)

Rickerby House - Portinscale

Portinscale, Lake District

8
4
2
pets 1

Detached, stone period house in the centre of the stunning village of Portinscale. The perfect location for family and friends to explore the Lake District, enjoy a few drinks at the local pub or have a nice meal out and enjoy the walk home with so many options on your doorstep.

Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)
Lloyd Cottage (SZ321)

Lloyd Cottage

Hackthorpe, Cumbria

8
4
2
Join friends and family in this cosy cottage for eight guests on the fringe of the Lake District. Hike high into the fells around Ullswater, visit the bustling market town of Keswick or journey east to the rugged beauty of the North Pennines.
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)
The Place - Loweswater (SZ511)

The Place - Loweswater

Loweswater, Cumbria

8
4
2
pets 1

Groups of eight will love this beautiful farmhouse located in a tranquil spot next to Loweswater. Stunning mountain views surround you and the games barn is a great addition for your Lake District break.

Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)
Bank End House (86111)

Bank End House

Grizebeck, Lake District

8
5
2
pets 4

Attractive stone house set in mature gardens surrounded by gorgeous countryside. Less than a mile to the local pub, serving great food and local ales. Close to the Lake District and the coast.

Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)
Bowderbeck (SZ090)

Bowderbeck

Buttermere, Cumbria

8
4
3

Wonderfully secluded cottage close to the lake and village; enjoy dark, starry skies at night and days exploring walks and cycles in every direction from this comfortable cottage.

Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)
Park View (SZ384)

Park View

Bothel, Cumbria

8
4
2
pets 3

Families/friends can fully embrace the slower pace of life in this idyllic rural retreat on the northern edge of the Lake District. Lakes and mountains are to the south and the Solway Coast is to the north.

Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)
Thorphinsty Barn (LCC64)

Thorphinsty Barn

Cartmel Fell, Lake District

8
4
3
pets 3

Recently hailed by the Telegraph as one of the top 30 properties to purchase, this beautifully presented property is brimming with charm both inside and out.

Large houses, holiday homes and cottages in the Lake District

The Lake District is an ever-popular destination for visitors from the UK and abroad, and with twinkling lakes, peaceful woodland, rolling hills and craggy peaks, it’s not hard to see how it’s captivated the hearts of so many. Choose one of our large houses to rent in the Lake District to discover its magic alongside a group of your closest friends and families. Our collection of large cottages in the Lake District offer everything from traditional Lakeland barn conversions with a hint of contemporary style to Georgian farmhouses located on the edge of a lake with their own jetty! Choose from homes with hot tubs and games rooms to those that are simply perfect for family gatherings or special occasions with a group of friends. 

Large houses to rent in the Lake District with pools

As if a stay in a lavish large house isn't enough, our large houses to rent in the Lake District with pools provide a dream holiday. Pull up a sun lounger and relax overlooking Lakeland scenery or at the foot of a towering peak. Some properties offer indoor swimming pools for year-round use. 

Large country houses in the Lake District 

Among our collection, you will find large country houses in the Lake District that are hidden away in remote corners of the national park offering unrivalled views, stunning gardens and ultimate peace and quiet. From old farmhouses brimming which character and charm, to barn conversions with a modern twist, our country houses in the Lake District are well-worth considering. 

Plan a group holiday in the Lake District  

A designated World Heritage Site, the Lake District sits within the county of Cumbria and was a favourite haunt of many famous names, including William Wordsworth, Beatrix Potter and John Ruskin. Numerous outdoor pursuits can be enjoyed here, from walking through no end of glorious scenery, to horse riding, cycling, canoeing and climbing. Coniston Water is a popular spot, where visitors will find water sports, bike hire, cafés and Brantwood, John Ruskin’s former home, which is open to the public. Windermere is another of the more famous lakes; 10 and a half miles long it is England’s largest and offers no end of activities, both on the lake and the surrounding villages which include Ambleside, Waterhead and Bowness-on-Windermere. Ullswater boasts glorious mountain scenery, where walkers can take on the challenge of climbing Hellvelyn and you can hop on board an Ullswater Steamer for a scenic tour of the lake. For more tips and advice see our guide to the Lake District

Wherever you choose to explore, our large holiday cottages in the Lake District will provide the perfect base for your adventures with family and friends. Whichever group accommodation you choose, from traditional cottages to big beautiful houses by the lake, you'll find your perfect base for exploring the Lake District in our collection.

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