Luxury Child Friendly Cottages in the Lake District


If you're looking for a stylish family escape, why not have a look at our Luxury Lake District Cottages which are child friendly.

Sally's Cottages has a selection of luxurious self-catering properties featuring wood burners, gorgeous mountain views, private gardens, games rooms and beautiful furnishings which are perfect for families with young children. Many of these luxury cottages are also dog-friendly. Here, we've put together a list of our favourite luxury child friendly cottages in the Lake District just for you.

Hall Garth Farm

Hall Garth Farm in Thornthwaite

Hall Garth Farm is a luxury dog-friendly cottage in Thornthwaite which is perfect for families. There are two large living spaces both with wood burners so the grown ups can relax with a glass of wine while the children play or watch DVDs in the separate snug area. Your little ones will love the spectacular enclosed garden which overlooks Whinlatter Forest and has a built in barbecue area. This fantastic property is for 8 guests with 1 dog. We recommend you head to Whinlatter Forest with the kids - there is Go-Ape for the older ones and fantastic play areas in the heart of the forest.

Sleeps 8, 1 pet
Short breaks from £835


Slackgate Cottage in Greystoke

Slackgate is in Greystoke, near Ullswater, and accommodates 8 guests with 2 dogs. With its luxury furnishings and grand living areas, this is the dream cottage for adults and little ones. There are glorious bedrooms and the property also provides a cot for babies. The children can run around the private grounds at the cottage or enjoy the safe trails at Greystoke Forest nearby. Crafty Monkeys is a great day out for kids and the studio is just a short drive away from Slackgate in Penrith.

Sleeps 8, 2 dogs
Short breaks from £660

Low Cleabarrow

Low Cleabarrow in Windermere

Your children can explore the gardens at Low Cleabarrow in Windermere for hours on end. This fantastic, large and luxury property has fabulous private gardens leading to a woodland area. The beautiful living room has a wood burner and the kitchen opens out onto the gardens. Windermere is perfect for families, there are so many attractions for entertaining the kids, from the World of Beatrix Potter Atttraction to leisurely cruises around Windermere Lake.

Sleeps 6, 0 pets
Short breaks from £590


Ellwood near Cockermouth

Ellwood is a luxury cottage in the Lake District with mountain views. Sleeping 8 guests, this stunning, child-friendly holiday cottage has its own games room with a full size snooker table! Cockermouth is just 3 miles away and has lots of activities for children.

Sleeps 8, 0 pets
Short breaks from £680

Osprey Cottage

Osprey Cottage near Keswick

Osprey Cottage is a gorgeous child-friendly cottage near Keswick for 6 guests. Bassenthwaite Lake is neaby and so is Derwentwater, Whinlatter Forest and Keswick town. This property is truly a luxury family retreat with its modern interiors and brand new kitchen. The private garden has mountain and lake views to enjoy.

Sleeps 5/6, 0 pets
​​​​​​​Short breaks from £450

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