Welcome to Sally's Lake District Cottages

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We are working mainly from home, so please do email us if you have any questions. 

Sally's Cottages is a multi-award winning, local, family-owned holiday letting agency with over 500 self-catering holiday cottages in the Lake District UK and Cumbria.

Browse available Lake District Cottages to rent now by using our quick search above. For more specific needs, including mid-week breaks, use our advanced accommodation search. Explore our Lake District cottages map or email us for advice at [email protected]. We can also offer local knowledge on the best places to visit in the Lake District and Cumbria. Our holiday lets booking office in Keswick is open every day from 8:30am to 9:00pm (including Sundays). We also have an office in Windermere Village, open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm.

Choose to base yourself in the towns of Keswick, Cockermouth, Ambleside, Grasmere or Bowness and Windermere. Or find peace and solitude in the mountains of the beautiful English Lake District National Park around Ullswater, Wasdale, Eskdale, Buttermere and Borrowdale.

It's always lovely to bring your pet(s) on holiday with you. We have over 300 Pet Friendly cottages to rent in the Lake District accepting up to four dogs.

See our Lake District Holiday Ideas including Romantic Cottages for Two, Cottages with Hot TubsLarge Group, Remote, Budget, Luxury cottages and accommodation near England's highest mountain, Scafell Pike. If anyone on your holiday has limited mobility, you can find suggestions of holiday cottages with a downstairs bedroom and a downstairs shower.

See our holiday cottages in the Lake District available to hire this year. You can also book ahead for 2022 - send us an email if you can't find what you're looking for: [email protected].

When you are booking your holiday, here's what we think is important:

  • We want it to be quick and easy for you to find and book your perfect cottage in the Lake District
  • We pride ourselves on our friendly, personal service. We believe it is important that we are always approachable for help or advice.
  • We have an extensive knowledge of the cottages we let and the Lake District as an area, so we can help you find exactly what you are looking for.

See our Things to Do, Blog and Area Guides for local information and cottages in each area of the Lakes and Cumbria. We are proud of our numerous Awards including SILVER in the British Travel Awards in 2020.

For Lake District Short Breaks, choose from 3 night Weekend or 4 night Mid-Week breaks. See our Late Availability cottages, those with Special Offers, and our New Cottages and book your holiday in this unique corner of England.

Area Guides

Explore the glittering lakes and stretches of sandy beaches in the North West or enjoy the gently rolling hills around Ullswater and the Eden Valley. The dramatic crags of Windermere and the South Lakes are breathtaking, or perhaps the tranquillity between the fells and the sea of the South West Lake District are more to your taste? Discover the beauty of each unique area with our helpful guides and choose your perfect Lake District Cottage in your ideal holiday location!

Cottage ideas

We are here to help you find your perfect Lake District holiday cottage! Whether you want a games room to keep your whole party happy, desire a budget base, look forward to soaking your cares away in a hot tub, or are searching for that perfect pet-friendly pad, your dream Lake District cottage is just a click away! We have a range of self-catering properties to suit all tastes and budgets so choose from one of the links below or browse all of our Cottage Ideas!