Cottages and self-catering accommodation in Ullswater
Ullswater is one of the most magical parts of the Lake District, and our collection of Ullswater cottages and lodges sets you amidst its wonder. Described by William Wordsworth as: "the happiest combination of beauty and grandeur, which any of the lakes affords." It also offers a happy combination of prehistoric remains, ancient churches, traditional Lakeland farms, stately homes, and welcoming pubs and cafes – all linked by a good network of public footpaths. Our self-catering accommodation in Ullswater offers places to stay in well-known tourist villages in the Lake District, including holiday cottages in Pooley Bridge to the north and Glenridding and Patterdale to the south.
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A trip on an iconic Ullswater Steamer combined with fantastic walking routes is a great way to take in Pooley Bridge, Howtown, Glenridding, Patterdale and Aira Force, a magnificent waterfall set in naturalistic Victorian landscaping. If you’re more of a hiker, enjoy mountain adventures up Helvellyn, Hallin Fall, Place Fell or Sheffield Pike. Other things to do in Ullswater include exploring the stately pile of Dalemain, sampling tasty treats in tearooms, cafes, and pubs or trying your hand at a range of outdoor adventures such as sailing, kayaking, quad biking, horse riding or clay pigeon shooting. Our Ullswater holiday cottages offer high-quality self-catering accommodation that sets you at the heart of this beautiful area of the Lake District. Choose from dog-friendly escapes and cottages with hot tubs and cosy boltholes for two to large cottages perfect for families and groups.
Take a look at our full collection of cottages in Ullswater and nearby Pooley Bridge.