Last Minute Christmas Cottages 2020


Christmas is just around the corner, and if you fancy a last-minute festive getaway to the Lake District, then we have the cottage for you! See a selection of our self-catering cottages that are still available below, or browse our Christmas cottages for even more options!

Swallow's Nest, Windermere

Living room at Swallow's Nest in WindermereHow do you fancy Christmas day settled in front of a crackling fire, with views of the fells out of the window, and Christmas cheer taking place in one of the Lake District's most popular villages? Swallow's Nest, one of our newest self-catering cottages, offers all this and more!

Sleeps 5, 1 dog
Christmas price: £895

The Bird Box, Keswick

Mountain views at The Bird Box in KeswickIf you want to wake up on Christmas morning with views galore, then take a peek trough the bedroom window at The Bird Box. This fourth floor flat makes up for all the stairs you climb to offer cosy accommodation with magnificent views over Keswick and to the fells. It's the ideal Christmas bolthole tucked away in the heart of a popular market town.

Sleeps 2, pet-free
Christmas price: £475

Roan Wood Cottage, Wasdale

Roan Wood Cottage in WasdalePretty as a picture and with views to match, Roan Wood Cottage is the ideal place for a small family get together if you're looking for a truly peaceful retreat. Found in remote Wasdale, you're surrounded by towering mountains, deep lakes, and twisting rivers. There's nowhere better for a Boxing Day walk!

Sleeps 4, pet-free
Christmas price: £545

The Escape, Portinscale

The Escape in PortinscaleWhat could be better than a last-minute escape to a cottage that's named just for that! The Escape is in the village of Portinscale, which itself sits on the shores of Derwentwater. Its traditional exterior hides a beautifully refurbished, modern interior that offers lots of space for two guests or a solo traveller.

Sleeps 2, 2 dogs
Christmas price: £475

Bridge House, Allonby

Bedroom at Bridge House in AllonbyIf a brisk Christmas walk by the sea sounds right up your street, then Bridge House might just be the place for you! Found in the village of Allonby in the Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, this spacious home-from-home is just across the road from miles of sandy beaches.

Sleeps 6/10
Christmas price: £1,045

Middle Cragg Cottage, Buttermere

Middle Cragg Cottage in ButtermereCosiness is the name of the game at Middle Cragg Cottage in Buttermere. Part of a small terrace close to the pretty lake, you'll feel like you've been transported to Christmas days past! From the wood burner in a sandstone fireplace to the exposed stone walls and stable-style doors, this place is bursting with charm!

Sleeps 2, 1 dog
Christmas price: £435

The Hayloft, Cumrew

The Hayloft in CumrewAs you might have guessed from the name, The Hayloft is a wonderful conversion that still has many of its impressive original features. You'll be blown away by the spectacular exposed roof beams, while in front of the log burner are squishy sofas covered in soft pillows and blankets. Just perfect for a cosy Christmas!

Sleeps 4/6, 1 dog
Christmas price: £790

Poppy Cottage, Ennerdale

Poppy Cottage in EnnerdaleOn the edge of the Lake District's remotest valley is Poppy Cottage where modern comforts meet traditional touches. This chocolate box cottage is just perfect for a Christmas where you sit back and appreciate all the good things in life!

Sleeps 6, 1 dog
Christmas price: £625

Johnby Hall Barn, Greystoke

Johnby Hall Barn in GreystokeWhat would you say to a holiday cottage in the grounds of a grand stately home? You'll get just that at Johnby Hall Barn, a conversion that's part of the Johnby Hall estate. Colourful and cheery, you may even be able to have a (pre-arranged) meal or two in the fancy dining room of the main hall!

Sleeps 2/5, 4 dogs (at no extra charge)
Christmas price: £600

Ellie's Hideaway, Windermere

Champagne at Ellie's Hideaway in WindermereA 10-minute walk from the centre of Windermere village, Ellie's Hideaway is a bright and spacious flat that will be a delightful place to spend Christmas! Its generously sized modern kitchen is the perfect place to whip up some festive treats, while it's 10/10 guest rating (at time of writing) means you can be sure of a fabulous stay!

Sleeps 4, 0 pets
Christmas price: £675

​​​​​​Whatever you do this Christmas, I hope it's a happy and relaxing one.

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