March 2021

The Black Bull pub in Coniston, the Lake District

Where to Eat in Coniston


Coniston village in the Lake District sits on the lake of the same name and is surrounded by impressive fells such as the Coniston

The Cumbrian Chef's Life Lessons in Food & Love


Food lovers are well served in the Lake District.

Daffodils and hot cross buns on a table

Last-Minute Easter Holiday Cottages, 2021


Easter in the Lake District is a fabulous time.

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.

Balcony overlooking the estuary at Ravenglass

Cottages Accessible by Public Transport


In a world where looking after our environment is increasingly important, you may be considering travelling to your next holiday by public transport instead of taking the car.

The Ambleside Inn

The Best Food Pubs in Ambleside


Ambleside is a typical Lake District town, built in local slate, full of character, and sitting at the tip of Windermere.

Cumbrian Tea Logo

A Brew for Ramblers With Cumbrian Tea


We Brits love a steaming hot cup of tea, whether that's in a mug to wake us up in the morning, in a china teacup during a fancy afternoon tea, or from a flask at the top of a Lake District mountain

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Top 20 Dog-Friendly Pubs in the Lake District


The Lake District has to be one of the most dog friendly places in the country!

Swing in the garden at Wallthwaite Farmhouse in the Lake District

Multi-Generational Holiday Cottages


There’s nothing quite like getting away with the family for a Lake District holiday! You’ll want to make sure that you find a self-catering cottage that suits your whole group, though.

Library in Burrelhill holiday cottage

The Lake District's Literary Heritage


The beautiful lakes and mountains of the Lake District National Park have provided literary inspiration for centuries.