10 Budget Cottages in and Around Keswick


If you can’t wait for a wonderful holiday in the Lake District but need to keep an eye on those purse strings, then we’ve got you covered! A self-catering cottage is a fantastic way of having a cheap holiday and we have the perfect selection of budget holiday cottages in and around the popular town of Keswick.

You can also take a look at even more budget cottages in the Lake District or use the cottage search to browse all our cottages.

Kingsfell, Keswick

Kingsfell budget holiday cottage in KeswickOne of Keswick’s iconic slate-clad townhouses, Kingsfell is a three-storey property with masses of space. As well as your usual bedrooms and living spaces, there’s also a games room with a pool table and a small courtyard for an al fresco meal or a tipple of something yummy! You’ll hardly believe that this is a budget property!

Sleeps 9/10, 2 dogs
From £510 for a short break
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The Shieling, Keswick

The Shieling budget holiday cottage in KeswickThe Shieling is a very special property with a character all of its own. Perfectly sized for two people or a solo traveller on a budget, the open-plan, vaulted living area offers plenty of air and space, while the cosy king-size bedroom with en suite bathroom ensures your comfort! There’s even a lovely little garden that’s regularly visited by birds and other wildlife.

Sleeps 2, pet-free
From £450 for a short break
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Brews Cottage, Keswick

Brews Cottage budget holiday cottage in KeswickAffectionately named for its proximity to Keswick Brewing Company, this is the perfect budget cottage for beer lovers! A super-king and a double bedroom make up the main accommodation whilst a third attic room allows you to extend your party – and it’s the perfect hideaway for older kids!

Sleeps 4/8, 4 dogs
From £315 for a short break
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Keskadale Farm Caravan, Newlands Valley

Keskadale Farm Caravan budget holiday accommodation near KeswickWho needs the height of luxury with these views? You’ll have a wonderfully peaceful stay at Keskadale Farm Caravan, which looks out on the jaw-dropping scenery of the Newlands Valley. Situated on a working farm, this caravan offers modest and comfortable accommodation amidst some of the best scenery of the Lake District.

Sleeps 4, pet-free
From £360 for a week break
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The Escape, Portinscale

Living room at The Escape in PortinscaleJust over the lake from Keswick is The escape in Portinscale. It's the perfect bijoux self-catering cottage for a couple or a solo traveller. Lovely bright decor, a spacious double bedroom, and glorious walking nearby make this cottage a great choice for a low-cost Lake District stay!

Sleeps 2, 2 dogs
From £275 for a short break
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Fell Views, Keswick

Fell Views budget holiday cottage in KeswickFound on one of the oldest streets in Keswick, Fell Views is a three-storey town house with plenty of space for your whole party to spread out. There are three bedrooms and - as you might expect from the name - fantastic views of the surrounding fells. And you're just a few short metres from the heart of the town!

Sleeps 6, pet-free
From £390 for a short break
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Tan Cottage, Borrowdale

Tan Cottage budget holiday cottage in BorrowdaleOffering basic yet comfortable self-catering accommodation, Tan Cottage is in the ruggedly beautiful Borrowdale valley, just a short drive from the bustling town life of Keswick. The amazing views and beautiful traditional features of this characterful cottage make it a wonderful place to retreat to for a really relaxing holiday.

Sleeps 2, 1 dog
From £265 for a short break
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Pinewood House, Keswick

Pinewood Cottage budget holiday cottage in KeswickWith a central location and flexible accommodation, Pinewood House is perfect for a budget gathering! Beautiful feature fireplaces, fell views and comfortable furnishings all join together to make for a fabulous self-catering holiday. And table football and a piano will keep everyone entertained. Why not pick up some local produce from town then enjoy cooking a meal together in the generous kitchen?

Sleeps 10, 2 dogs
From £675 for a short break
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Larch Cottage, Borrowdale

Larch Cottage budget holiday cottage in BorrowdaleA short drive away from Keswick in the stunning Borrowdale valley is this lovely budget holiday cottage. With a glorious open fire in the cosy living room and stunning views of the surrounding mountains, you certainly get bang for your buck at Larch Cottage!

Sleeps 4, 0 pets
From £290 for a short break
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Blencathra View, Threlkeld

Blencathra View budget holiday cottage in ThrelkeldPart of three cottages converted from a barn, Blencathra View sits at the base of the mountain it is named for, just outside of the popular village of Threlkeld. The huge kitchen is perfect for getting everyone together to cook dinner, which you can enjoy at the large dining table. Or why not put on the BBQ and enjoy a summer evening that way? Scales View and Clough View are next door and are also budget cottages that can be booked together for large group gatherings of up to 16.

Sleeps 6, 2 dogs
From £290 for a short break
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You don’t have to spend a fortune to enjoy the wonders of the Lake District and we have lots of budget cottages across the region. Or take a look at our cottage search for all of our self-catering properties.

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