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.

Featured Accommodation

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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Shamrock Cottage

Scarisbrick, nr. Southport, Lancashire.

Sleeps 4. Enjoying far reaching country views, this charming detached holiday cottage is just a short drive from the traditional seaside resort of Southport, with its famously big sandy beach. Also a short train ride from Liverpool’s shops and museums. Cottage Code: E4297.

  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Wreay Farmhouse

Watermillock, Ullswater, Cumbria.

Sleeps 16. With parts dating back to 13th century, this detached holiday home is full of character and enjoys commanding views over Ullswater. Watermillock is ideally placed for touring the Northern Lakes, and the Brackenrigg Inn is just 10 mins walk. Cottage Code: 17337.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 13th Century

Helm View

Windermere, Cumbria.

Sleeps 7. This modernised Lakeland slate house is located within the heart of the Lake District, a short walk from the centre of both Windermere and Bowness. Just five minutes on foot from the open countryside, there are numerous attractions nearby. Cottage Code: LD9.

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

Buddileigh Farm

Betley, nr. Nantwich, Cheshire.

Sleeps 8. Set in extensive grounds including a pond with resident swans, this airy, semi-detached holiday home features its own games room with pool table. The nearby medieval market town of Nantwich is famous for its black and white timbered buildings. Cottage Code: 26951.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Boutique
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Low Shepherd Yeat Farm

Crook, nr. Kendal, Cumbria.

Sleeps 10. This traditional Lakeland farmhouse has been extensively refurbished to provide superb holiday accommodation with the added luxury of a private hot tub and games room. Set in 25 acres of natural grounds, including its own stretch of river. Cottage Code: LK3.

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

Lower Barns Fold

Goosnargh, nr. Longridge, Lancashire.

Sleeps 4. On the southern fringe of the Forest of Bowland, this comfortable and well equipped barn conversion enjoys extensive views over the surrounding farmland. Explore the historic surroundings of Pendle Hill, Clitheroe Castle and Roman Ribchester. Cottage Code: 28558.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century

Cowdber Barn

Burrow, Kirkby Lonsdale, Lancashire.

Sleeps 10. In the picturesque Lune Valley where the Lake District, Forest of Bowland and Yorkshire Dales meet, this award-winning barn conversion stands at the end of a 1km long farm track. The cosy first floor games room includes table tennis and darts. Cottage Code: LQL.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Foldgate

Corney, Cumbria.

Sleeps 12. This former farmhouse has been extensively refurbished and stands in the most beautiful of settings. Definitely off the beaten track, enjoy the views from the outdoor hot tub (for 6 people), accessed from the first floor double bedroom. Cottage Code: 18602.

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

St Francis Cottage

Ulpha, nr. Broughton-in-Furness, Cumbria.

Sleeps 3 – 5. This traditional stone cottage enjoys an idyllic rural situation, tucked away in a quiet valley within the Lake District National Park. Carefully furnished, it provides a comfortable home from home, with some stunning walks from the door. Cottage Code: LYV.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pet friendly
  • 18th Century

The Chapel

Whicham Valley, Cumbria.

Sleeps 3. This beautiful chapel has been rebuilt retaining much of its original character with oak beams and wooden floors. Boasting beautiful views, there are wonderful walks through the western lakes with Lake Windermere half an hour’s drive away. Cottage Code: 26506.

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