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Wood burner at Ennerdale self-catering cottage

Cottages in Ennerdale with a Log Burner


When the snow is on the fells and there’s a nip in the air, what could be better after a day in the Lake District than returning back to your holiday cottage and a crackling fire?

Place Fell near Ullswater

The Easy Way Up Place Fell


If you're visiting the area around beautiful Ullswater, then you probably have some walking on your agenda!

Honister Slate Mine in Borrowdale

Cottages Close to Honister Slate Mine


Honister Slate Mine sits high up the stunning and winding Honister Pass in Borrowdale.

Child playing on Derwentwater in Keswick

Itinerary: A Weekend in Keswick with the Kids


It's easy to see why so many families choose Keswick as a holiday destination.

Wood burner at Eskdale self-catering cottage

10 Eskdale Cottages with Wood Burners


Picture this: you’ve spent an entire day admiring and exploring the best of  Lake District scenery in the valley of Eskdale and are ready to sit back in front of a cosy