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Lodges, Cottages, Pods, Guest Houses, Glamping

Camping, Hotels, B&B's and more in the Lakes, Eden Valley & North Pennines

Ullswater Heights

Luxury Lodges, Glamping Tents and more.

Each accommodation type at Ullswater Heights comes complete with its very own hot tub out on the decking.

This 5 Star Holiday Park also has its own lake with a restaurant & bar overlooking its tranquillity.

Ullswater Holiday Park

Camping Cabins, self-catering cottages, tent & touring pitches, plus The Hidden Place.

It’s own marina sited just a mile down the road.

A 12 acre site set in a beautiful location.

Patterdale Hall Estate

Cedar Chalets, Lakeview Lodges, Bothies and more.

Easy walking distance between the villages of Glenridding and Patterdale.

Volunteers for conservation work are always welcome. Through the off-season, free accommodation in a self catering chalet is provided

Flusco Wood Holiday Lodges

Self-catering holiday homes in a peaceful setting. Enjoy a relax in a hot tub or a walk around our enclosed dog walk and stunning grounds with views of Blencathra in the northern Lake District.

Hartsop Fold Holiday Lodges

Self-catering lodges surrounded by fells and stunning vistas. Enjoy stargazing from the hot tub and Wainwright walks right from the door.

Sykeside Camping & Brotherswater Inn

The site has been carefully laid out to blend with the breathtaking surroundings and provide a wide variety of locations for camping across the park. Their aim is to keep Sykeside a very natural place and they pride themselves on its true ‘outdoor’ feel in the Lake District.

The Inn on The Lake

Right next door to where we launch from. A beautiful setting for a wedding, a weekend away or both ! Friendly & professional. Always a nice place to paddle past on Ullswater.

Castlerigg Hall

A beautiful location overlooking Derwentwater, this Keswick based park caters for couples & families exclusively ( no large groups ), with motorhome & caravan pitches, glamping & camping and more. They pride themselves on being a peaceful & tranquil option.

Skelwith Fold

Motorhomes, glamping, cottages and more are available at this 5 Star rated Holiday Park.

Set in 130 acres of stunning woodland,  this perfect escape destination is sited just over a mile from Ambleside.


Crookwath Cottage

Art, music and a remote, beautiful location make Richard & Gina’s home and holiday cottage especially attractive.Just over 5 minutes drive to Aira Force waterfall, 10 minutes drive from our meeting place at the southern end of Ullswater.

Patterdale YHA

YHA Patterdale is a retro Scandinavian style retreat filled with character. Recently renovated with a unique look, this 1970’s built establishment is surrounded by picturesque ridges and fells, adding to its charm.


Keeper’s Cottage

Pat & Jimmy’s lovely, 250 year old gamekeepers cottage near Ullswater, Brougham, Shap & Penrith, which accommodates B&Bers in cosy en-suite rooms.

Fornside Farm Cottages

A 17th Century Lakeland Hill Farm.
The setting is a stunning and peaceful location at the foot of the Helvellyn range, surrounded by dramatic Lakeland scenery. Joanna & Matt are your warm & friendly hosts.

Near Howe Self-Catering Cottages

Near Howe is an idyllic, quiet, and tranquil retreat with stunning 360-degree views of the surrounding fells. Perfect for a romantic getaway, to celebrate a special occasion, or to meet-up with family or friends

Low Ploughlands

Two luxury barns sleeping 8 people each. Another choice is Rose Cottage, a cosy retreat tucked away among the woods.

Located very near to the Yorkshire Dales, it’s also very close to both the Lakes & the beauty of the North Pennines.

The Yan at Broadrayne

Whether you are visiting as an individual, a couple, a family, a dog owner or anything else, everyone will be welcomed as part of The Yan clan.
Cottages, Pods, en suite bedrooms, a bistro and more.
Award winning accommodation just a short stroll from beautiful Grasmere village.

Howscales Holiday Cottages

Liz & Adrian welcome you to enjoy the beautiful views of tranquil pastures and woodlands from their luxurious, dog-friendly self-catering cottages.

The ideal location for discovering the Eden Valley, Lake District, Pennines and Hadrian’s Wall.

The Mortal Man

A traditional English Inn with possibly the best beer garden in the country. A very well stocked bar, delicious food, a roaring fire and a great atmosphere inside, a stunning location outside. Just over Kirkstone Pass from Ullswater.

Fern Howe Guest House

Emma & Mark welcome you to their B&B in Braithwaite, Keswick. They provide excellent customer service, locally sourced products whenever possible and a location very close to both Derwentwater and Bassenthwaite lake.

Mosedale End Farm B&B and Glamping

JoAnne welcomes you to a traditional Lake District sheep & beef hill farm offering B&B and Glamping holidays.
Lots of Wainwright’s to bag from here. Leave the car and walk all day for free. Picnics available.

The Quiet Site

Glamping Burrows & Cabins, Gingerbread Houses, Camping Pods, Holiday Cottage and Pitches.
All can be found at this Carbon Neutral Holiday Park overlooking beautiful Ullswater.
Another option that is very close to Aira Force waterfall.

New Ing Lodge

Ideally situated in Shap between the Lake District & the Yorkshire Dales.

Very much dog friendly, an onsite bar, camping as an option and as environmentally friendly as they can be.

Scott, Leigh-Ann & team are your welcoming hosts.

Looking for a resource that details nearly 150 campsites in Cumbria & the Lake District ?

Over 50 listed around & near Ullswater itself.

Tents, Pods, Glamping, shepherd huts, yurts, camping barns, motor home sites and more.

Witherslack Cycle Barn

If you’re in the South Lakes bike touring, walking, orienteering, paddling, running, exploring nature or bird-watching, and want a comfy, cosy base with friendly hosts, Witherslack Cycle Barn is the perfect place.

Wayfarers Hostel.

An ideal base from which to explore the Lake District, especially Ullswater ( the best bit ).With a variety of shared and private rooms on offer there is something for everyone. Whole hostel hire is also available. Zahava & Ben are your hosts.

Gillside Farm

Operated by the Lightfoot family for over 60 years. A great place for an unforgettable Lake District Camping or Caravanning getaway.

Located on the outskirts of Glenridding, beside Ullswater and at the base of Helvellyn, this picturesque Lakeland farm is perfect for those seeking a tranquil holiday. Pets are warmly welcomed.

Patterdale Hotel

Patterdale is the next village along from Glenridding. Just a 10 minute walk away.

The venue has all you’d want from a Lake District hotel. Great location, real fire in the bar, a selection of local draught beer, and a beer garden with the surrounding fells as scenery.

Another Place Hotel

Just up the lake from Glenridding is Watermillock. The location for this lovely, relatively recent addition to the Ullswater area.

Another, very sustainably minded operation, they use locally sourced produce whenever they can, as well as adhering to the admirable Reduce, Reuse & Recycle thought process as often as possible.

Macdonald Leeming House Hotel

Very popular location for weddings held around the lake. It’s easy to see why. The hotel itself, the grounds, the food, the view. All contribute to a superb experience.

I’ve always had a very friendly, professional welcome whenever I’ve been there. Thoroughly recommended.


The Ullswater View

An excellently reviewed guest house, overlooking, as the name suggests, the beautiful lake of Ullswater.

A very good choice for couples looking for that quiet, hidden gem as a base for the many walks and other activities The Lake District has on offer.

Waterfoot Park

Waterfoot Park. The ideal base for exploring the best of the northern Lake District.

Their dog friendly Glamping pods, S-Pods, and self-catering properties, all offer beautiful views of the surrounding Lakeland fells and contain everything you’ll need for a relaxing short stay near Ullswater, whatever the season.

Lowther Holiday Park

Located on the beautiful, historic Lowther Estate, and set in 50 acres of picturesque natural woodland, on the stunning banks of the majestic River Lowther at Eamont Bridge.

Lowther Holiday Park is the perfect country retreat.