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.