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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The Barn

Brampton, nr. Carlisle, Cumbria.

Sleeps 4. Set beside a tumbling waterfall, this former mill barn has been skilfully converted into an outstanding, contemporary holiday property. Share the delightful 2-acre grounds with the local deer, squirrels and birdlife. Cottage Code: LQ7.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Boutique
  • 18th Century

Force Mill

Eden Lacy, Penrith, Cumbria.

Sleeps 6. Nestling on the banks of the lovely River Eden, this delightful, detached stone farmhouse has been totally transformed into an immaculate holiday home. Force Mill enjoys one of the most picturesque locations in the Eden Valley. Cottage Code: LNG.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Fishing
  • 18th Century

Barton School House

Pooley Bridge, Ullswater, Cumbria.

Sleeps 6. Converted from an attractive Victorian school building, complete with its original bell-tower, this single-storey holiday home is quietly situated close to magnificent Ullswater. A ten minute walk to the lakeside, with pub and shop ½ mile away. Cottage Code: ICK.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pub nearby
  • 19th Century

Mark Close Farmhouse

Alston, Cumbria.

Sleeps 23. On the borders of Northumbria and Cumbria, this traditional farmhouse is just half a mile from the outskirts of Alston, England’s highest market town. The mature garden enjoys panoramic views over green fields and wild fells. Cottage Code: 13314.

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

The Fauld

West Hall, nr. Brampton, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Converted from a former sheep fauld, this single-storey, detached holiday cottage is just 2 miles from Birdoswald Fort on Hadrian’s Wall. Set on a family-run livestock farm, relax in the outdoor hot tub and enjoy the stunning rural views. Cottage Code: 27789.

  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Rose Lea Cottage

Outgate, nr. Hawkshead, Cumbria.

Sleeps 4. Dating back to 1701, this pretty little home is filled with beams and character and boasts a feature iron grate in the kitchen. Amidst pleasant countryside, Rose Lea Cottage stands as one of a row in the little hamlet of Outgate. Cottage Code: LYF.

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

Whitehall Pele Tower

Whitehall, Mealsgate, Cumbria.

Sleeps 8. This unique 14th-century tower is perfectly situated for exploring the Lake District. Situated amongst acres of grounds, this quirky property is ideal for a relaxing holiday in the country. Includes period features such as a Tudor fireplace. Cottage Code: B4872.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Games room
  • Open Fire
  • Quirky
  • Pet friendly
  • 14th Century

High Lowscales Byre

Whicham Valley, nr. Millom, Cumbria.

Sleeps 2. Set on a traditional Cumbrian hill farm, this romantic barn conversion enjoys its very own spa hot tub, complete with massage jets and feature lighting. With walks from the door, the beaches at Haverigg and Silecroft are a short drive away. Cottage Code: 30155.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Close to Sea
  • Boutique
  • Pet friendly
  • 19th Century

Childe of Hale Cottage

Hale Village, nr. Widnes, Cheshire.

Sleeps 4. Set in the tranquil and quiet village of Hale, this pretty thatched cottage was the birthplace and former home of John Middleton (1578-1623), aka the Childe of Hale. At 2.82m tall, this English giant was once famous throughout the land. Cottage Code: 27896.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Pub nearby
  • Pet friendly
  • 15th Century

Wood View

Rusland, nr. Ulverston, Cumbria.

Sleeps 10. To the rear of this beautiful 17th century barn is a private courtyard with private entrance and grounds, the hot tub and sauna will provide fun and relaxation for both adults and children. Set in the peaceful surrounds of the Rusland Valley. Cottage Code: 26333.

  • Wi-Fi available
  • Hot Tub
  • Pet friendly
  • 17th Century