Sally's blog

Dogs looking over the lake at Ennerdale

7 Pet-Friendly Cottages with Lake Views


If you’re visiting the Lake District with your dog (or dogs!), then one thing they love to do is splash about in a clear lake and have a jolly old time.

Sunset over Rydal Water in the Lake District

Top 10 Lakeside Walks


There's something truly magical about taking a walk by water, and with sixteen official lakes in the Lake District, as well as countless other t

Canoe in the Lake District

Special Offers for Sally's Cottages guests!


To say thank you to all of our wonderful visitors, we have partnered with local businesses and attractions across the Lake District and Cumbria.

Whitesyke in Wasdale

Our 6 Most Popular Holiday Cottages in Summer 2020!


What makes the perfect holiday cottage? It's different for everyone of course, but there are always some that everyone seems to love!

Walking in the Lake District

The Lake District on a Budget


There’s no need to spend a fortune when you come to the Lake District!