Cottages in North West England

Browse through our selection of holiday cottages to rent in the Lake District, Lancashire, Cheshire and the Lake District. Visit historic Roman Chester, ramble through the stunning Lake District, explore the beautiful unspoilt Forest of Bowland. Your holiday cottage will be a comfortable base to discover the North West of England.

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Ganny Cottage

Birkerthwaite, Eskdale, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Surrounded by the dramatic rugged scenery of the Lake District, this delightful 17th-century beamed cottage features a double bedroom with four-poster bed. A paradise for walkers and nature lovers, the coast and beaches are a short drive away. Cottage Code: LZL.

  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century

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Old Chapel House

Barnoldswick, Lancashire.

Sleeps 8. Standing in the ancient market town of Barnoldswick, this 18th century former Baptist Chapel has been carefully converted to offer well appointed, contemporary holiday accommodation. Beamed throughout, to the rear is a pretty paved patio area. Cottage Code: UKC815.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Waitby School

Waitby, nr. Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria.

Sleeps 7. Standing proudly on Waitby Fell, near Kirkby Stephen, this former village school has been carefully converted to offer luxurious holiday accommodation. Dating from the late 1600s, it retains many original features including the old school bell. Cottage Code: CC131123.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Quirky
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 17th Century

Tower House

Ambleside, Cumbria.

Sleeps 5. Just a stroll from the heart of Victorian Ambleside, Tower House is set within the front section of a listed church, complete with church tower. With its Gothic style windows, the cottage carefully blends modern luxuries with period features. Cottage Code: UK1064.

  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Station House

St Bees, Cumbria.

Sleeps 4. Set beside the scenic Cumbrian Coast Line, this former railway station waiting room has been sympathetically modernised to provide the perfect holiday retreat. Harking back to the days of steam, this period timbered building dates from 1849. Cottage Code: W44072.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Close to Sea
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Rookery

Roughlee, nr. Barrowford, Lancashire.

Sleeps 4. Set amidst several acres of rolling farmland, this detached stone cottage carefully blends features from the industrial history of Lancashire to provide truly unique holiday accommodation. There is also a private outdoor hot tub for six. Cottage Code: UKC971.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Rookery Cottages – The Rookery Shepherd’s Hut

Haughton, nr Nantwich, Cheshire.

Sleeps 2. Set deep within Cheshire’s rolling countryside, this modern take on the traditional shepherd’s hut blends rustic charm with modern comforts, including its very own wooden hot tub. Just a short drive away from the Roman walled city of Chester. Cottage Code: UKC188.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 20th Century

Highfield Cottages – The Dairy

Coddington, nr. Chester, Cheshire.

Sleeps 4 – 6. Within easy driving distance of the city of Chester, these sympathetically converted farm buildings offer a very good standard of accommodation. Follow the link below to view other properties at this location. Cottage Code: 18143.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

The Barn

Corney, nr. Bootle, Cumbria.

Sleeps 12. Lying to the western side of Corney Fell, this superb barn is set around a courtyard with stables and offers a large living space with a cosy inglenook fireplace. Relax and unwind with a soak in the outdoor covered hot tub (for 4 people). Cottage Code: 23451.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

Smithy Farm

Dunham-on-the-Hill, nr. Frodsham, Cheshire.

Sleeps 7. Set just 6 miles from historic Chester, this 18th century, semi-detached farmhouse offers well proportioned accommodation, as well as a fantastic outdoor covered hot tub and games room. The quiet village of Dunham-on-the-Hill has a café and pubs. Cottage Code: 28703.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Hot Tub
  • Pub nearby
  • 18th Century

Beckside

Arkleby, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. This charming detached stone cottage has been totally renovated with modern facilities to create an ideal holiday base. Originally a barn in a 17th century farmsteading, it enjoys shared use of indoor heated swimming pool and a private hot tub. Cottage Code: 17926.

  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • Shared pool
  • 17th Century