Last-Minute New Year Cottages 2019


A brand new year is almost here and where better to welcome in 2020 than in the beautiful Lake District? With plenty of events, glorious scenery, and fresh air, you can start the year as you mean to go on - appreciating the important things in life and taking some time for yourself!

If you haven't yet booked your self-catering cottage for New Year, take a look at some of our properties with late availability below, or see even more available cottages here.

15 Bleach Green, Keswick

15 Bleach Green in KeswickIn a central location in the popular market town of Keswick, 15 Bleach Green is perfectly located for a New Year celebration! There are pubs, shops, and restaurants just a short stroll away and at midnight you can join visitors and locals alike as they step into the centre of the town to count down to the New Year.

The cottage itself is part of a charming terrace of slate-built houses and offers a stylish interior and mountain views close to the park and many walking and cycling routes.

Sleeps 4, 0 pets
A week-long stay at New Year is £590
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Little Christcliff, Eskdale

View from Little Christcliff in EskdaleOne of our newest cottages, Little Christcliff is a pet-friendly retreat in beautiful Eskdale. Set back from the road and part of a small terrace of characterful cottages, it has lovely period features and amazing views. If you're looking for a peaceful New Year escape, the Eskdale Valley is the perfect choice thanks to its small villages, mountainous countryside, and dark skies.

Sleeps 5, 2 dogs
A week-long stay at New Year is £715
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Lintel Dell, Windermere

Sun room at Lintel Dell in WindermereThis sweet garden apartment in Windermere village is a perfect New Year bolthole for a couple. With a cosy living room, pretty sun room, and spacious double bedroom, it has all you need for a romantic retreat. Thanks to its position close to the centre of the vibrant village, you'll have plenty of ways to celebrate too, all just a short walk away from your comfy holiday apartment!

Sleeps 2, 0 pets
A week-long stay at New Year is £495
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Winder Hall, Lorton

Winder Hall in LortonIf you're looking to bring the New Year round in style, then where better to do it than at Winder Hall in the Lorton Valley? This grand, historic property has played host to royalty in the past and has glorious gardens, nooks and crannies galore, and even a sauna and hot tub! The elegant socialising spaces and unique bedrooms make this a really special group holiday home. Dress up in your finest and enjoy a New Year fit for kings and queens!

Sleeps 14/16, 3 dogs
A week-long stay at New Year is £5,400
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7 Colby Lane, Appleby

Living room at 7 Colby Lane in ApplebyIf you like a choice of activities during your holiday, then 7 Colby Lane could be just what you're looking for! Found in Appleby, a lively market town in the Eden Valley, it is within easy reach of the Lake District, the North Pennines, and the Yorkshire Dales. With characterful features, modern facilities, a conservatory, and off-street parking, this self-catering cottage has everything you could need for a comfortable stay!

Sleeps 2, 1 dog
A week-long stay at New Year is £500
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Miterdale Cottage, Ravenglass

Sea views at Miterdale Cottage in RavendaleHow do you fancy waking up on New Year's Day with the whoosh of the sea in your ears? Miterdale Cottage in Ravenglass - the only coastal village in the Lake District - is set right on the estuary that runs into the Irish Sea. A lovely terrace makes the most of the views and the roaring open fire is ideal for snuggling up in front of. Ravenglass itself is a sleepy little village surrounded by interesting history and with a station on the Ravenglass & Eskdale miniature steam railway.

Sleeps 2/4, 0 pets
A week-long stay at New Year is £625
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Crag Lea, Borrowdale

View of snow on the mountains from Crag Lea in BorrowdaleSurrounded by the awe-inspiring scenery of the Borrowdale valley, Crag Lea is a detached house that offers you the peace and quiet of village life whilst being only a 10-minute drive from the active market town of Keswick. Choose whether to spend New Year's Eve admiring the mountain views and warming your toes by the wood burner, or pub-hopping in Keswick. Whichever you prefer, Crag Lea is the perfect base!

Sleeps 6, 2 dogs
A week-long stay at New Year is £980
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Little Parrock, Grasmere

Open fire at Little Parrock in GrasmereGather the family together and celebrate New Year at beautiful Little Parrock near Grasmere! Standing alone surrounded by meadows and mountains, you will all enjoy the wonderful views and large, grand rooms of this wonderful house. It is also just a short drive - or a slightly longer walk - to the centre of Grasmere village, where you can wander around the quaint streets, taste some famous Grasmere Gingerbread, or enjoy a gentle walk around the lake. Wonderful!

Sleeps 10, 0 pets
A short break at New Year is £2,355

The Lodge, Cockermouth

The Lodge holiday cottage in CockermouthSet in private grounds in an elevated position about the town of Cockermouth, The Lodge is the ideal New Year's cottage for either a couple or a small family. Its welcoming interior is complemented by far-reaching views across the surrounding countryside, while its location puts you right by all the attractions of this small town. Whether you head to the pubs at New Year, discover William Wordsworth's childhood home, take a tour of Jenning's Brewery, or purchase something special from one of the many antique shops, you'll have this lovely cottage to return to at any time!

Sleeps 4, 1 dog
A week-long stay at New Year is £415
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The Hayloft, Cumrew

The Hayloft in Cumrew in the North PenninesClose to the border city of Carlisle and on the edge of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, The Hayloft is bursting with character with its exposed roof beams, stone walls, and walled garden. There's a tennis court if you fancy a brisk game, or why not just sit back in front of the wood burner and enjoy the views of rolling hills? If you'd like to head out, you can be in Carlisle city centre - with its shops, castle, museums and parks - within half an hour.

Sleeps 4/6, 1 dog
A week-long stay at New Year is £850
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Whatever your New Year celebration style, all of us here at Sally's Cottages wish you a Happy New Year and a wonderful 2020!

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