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Last Minute Summer Family Cottages in the…
24th July 2018

Last Minute Summer Family Cottages in the Lake District

If thoughts of getting the family to the Lakes this summer are floating away, then fear not as there’s still time for blowing bubbles in the fresh air and tranquillity of the Lakes with these last minute family cottages.

Here are three sleeps 3-4 cottages that are just perfect for a family break in the Lakes this summer. They have WiFi, family-size bathrooms and easy living space. You’ll find apartments with open plan living as well as cottages with more space for families to spread out. The locations of these last minute cottages are superb, giving easy access to great family-friendly things to do in the Lakes this summer.

We’ve also added two properties with last minute summer availability for a large group holiday in the Lakes.


3 Last minute family cottages that sleep 3-4 in the Lake District this summer…

1. Pineview, Bowness, South Lakes 

This is a 1st floor, luxury, modern apartment that is only a few minutes’ walk from the centre of the bustle of Bowness and the shore of Lake Windermere, and is ideal for a small family.

View more details of Pineview here. 

Sleeps 3 (1 luxury king size & 1 single) | Children welcome, but no babies or pets | Secure garage for bikes plus parking for 1 | Central Bowness location | Gorgeous Balcony 

Things to do on holiday in Bowness

2. Brackenrigg Cottage, Crook Village,  South Lakes

If you’re looking for a bit more space, that a home-from-home cottage gives, then Brackenrigg Cottage in the peaceful village of Crook, is the one for your family this summer. Spread out over spacious living accommodation, relaxing family lounge with multi-fuel stove, a country dining room perfect for family meals and a well-equipped, contemporary kitchen.

Plus the excellent village pub, The Sun Inn, is only a short stroll away from this cottage!

View more photos of Brackenrigg Cottage here. 

Sleeps 4 (1 double, 1 twin) | Character Cottage| Parking for 1 car | Babies & Children welcome, no pets | Quiet Crook village location | Small patio area with seating

Things to do on holiday in Crook, South Lakes

Things to Do in the Lyth Valley

3. Loughrigg Hide, Ambleside, Central Lakes

Open plan, purpose-built apartment over two floors. The first floor living is an open plan kitchen, living and dining space and up a second staircase you arrive at two double bedrooms and a contemporary family bathroom. Located opposite Hayes Garden World, you are only a 2-minute stroll from the restaurants, shops and entertainment in Ambleside centre.

View Special Offers for Loughrigg Hide. 

Sleeps 4 (2 double beds) | 2 Story Contemporary Apartment | Babies & Children welcome, no pets | Central Ambleside town location 

Things to do on holiday in Ambleside

2 family friendly holiday cottages for large groups in the Lake District this summer

We’ve picked The Barn, south Windermere and Le Chalet, Langdale, for large group family get-together’s this summer. Take a look . . .

1. The Barn, Lakeside

Rustic 17th century barn conversion, set in the sleepy hamlet of Finsthwaite on the southern tip of Lake Windermere, this 4-bed property, with 2 double and 2 twin rooms, is idea for families to get together this summer. The peaceful location provides the perfect backdrop for uninterrupted quality time with loved ones, yet you are only a stones-throw from the Lake’s top attractions.

View Special Offers for The Barn.

The Barn | Lakeside | Sleeps 8 | Babies & Children Welcome but no pets | Garden | Peaceful location | Parking for 2 cars 

Things to do on holiday in Lakeside 

2. Le Chalet, Langdale

This is the place to impress! Celebrating a special occasion or simply want a luxury, large summer holiday cottage that accommodates a large group, then Le Chalet is the place. It is an architect-designed property and so filled with luxurious delights, such as a cinema room, hand-made woodburning stoves, a drying room, state-of-the-art music systems and smart TVs. bathrobes are included and this is a eco property with a conscience.

There are 3 super king-size suites and one double, as well as six luxurious designer bathrooms, making Le Chalet the choice for family or friend get together’s.

View Le Chalet Special Offers here. 

Le Chalet | Langdale | 5 Star Gold Award luxury | Sleeps 12 | Children welcome but no babies or pets | Parking for 5 cars | Cinema Room | Drying Room | Panasonic i-Pod and CD docking station | Contemporary BBQ area 

Things to do on holiday in Langdale

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