Lake District Cottages for 6 to 8 People - Perfect for Group Holidays
lake district cottages for 6 to 8

Cottages in the Lake District Sleeps 6-8

All self catering accommodation in the Lake District, sleeping 6 to 8 people

Some of our most glamourous Lake District properties, are those sleeping 6 to 8. Often enjoying large amounts of space both inside and out, in up to 4 bedrooms, many of these cottages offer luxury features such as hot-tubs, saunas, inclusive leisure club passes and games rooms and consoles. Whether you are looking for somewhere to spend time with your family, catch up with friends or simply a base for exploring all the Lakes has to offer, we have over 140 hand-picked holiday homes for 6 to 8 people; in Ambleside, Bowness, Coniston, Grasmere, Hawkshead, Lakeside, Langdale, Troutbeck and Windermere. Our Ambleside properties include a 400 year old traditional Lakeland cottage, a 5 star gold award barn conversion and an outstanding lake shore property with private lake access and jetty; to name but a few. Enjoy breath-taking lake views with one of our Coniston or Windermere properties or have the Lakeland fells, literally on your doorstep with our accommodation in Langdale.

Save a fortune with one of our inclusive leisure club properties, offering free passes to selected, exclusive spas, gyms and private leisure clubs across the Lakes. Alternatively you can purchase leisure passes, for one of three exclusive Lakeland hotel, through Lakelovers at a specially discounted price, where you can also enjoy swimming, exercise and relaxation, with either a 1, 3, 5 or 7 day pass; also available in family passes.

Would you like to bring your four-legged friend with you? Or maybe even 2 or 3 pets? Many of our mid to large sized properties are pets welcome and with Lakelovers, your pet also stays for free; saving your pounds on kennel costs. There are also many dog friendly attractions and pubs in the Lakes, so your treasured pup won’t be locked up tight in the property all week either. Windermere Lake Cruises, Ullswater Steamers and most traditional Lakeland pubs will allow all well behaved owners to accompany their dogs.

Take advantage of the bike storage and boot rooms, available in many of our holiday cottages, not to mention the large gardens; perfect for summer evening barbeques and games of rounders. In the winter, cosy up in front of a woodburning stove or open fire and watch a movie together on a 60 inch HD TV or soak in a luxury bath with a good book.

There’s no need to fight over the bathroom in the morning, with most of properties offering at least one extra bathroom or several en-suites. There’s also no need to fight over the TV, with many properties offering a second living room or TVs in every bedroom; as well as the main sitting rooms!

If you are looking for adventure, there are several fabulous outdoor activity providers, catering for fell walking, cycling, climbing and boating enthusiast; including sailing, kayaking and canoeing. Fancy something a little bit different? How about segwaying, with Lakeland Segway or a 4×4 off-roading experience.

Our dedicated customer service teams, are experts in their field, able to offer you the best advice on all of our properties and what to do when you get here.

Not what you were looking for? View all available Lake District Cottages.

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The Heights Bowness
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Infants welcome

Gaze across rooftops toward Lake Windermere from this unique and sophisticated Bowness townhouse, just a few steps from the village centre. Watch boats bob on the lake from the top floor, surrounded by all the individuality and style The Heights has to offer. Sleek furnishings and spacious open-plan design creates a comfortable base from which to explore.

Available From£425
Special Offer
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Parking for 1 car

Whitbarrow Village is located a short distance from Ullswater and Keswick and this self-contained holiday village offers quality accommodation, in an excellent location, with excellent facilities including swimming pool, gym, adventure play area, crazy golf, 9 hole putting green, residents bar and an a la carte restaurant.

Available From£495
Special Offer 7 nights reduced from £675 to £609
Scalegill House Keswick
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Parking for 3 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

Located on the site of a building dating back to the 14th Century Scalegill House, close to Lake Bassenthwaite, is s a traditional Lakeland longhouse with incredible history. The remnants of Roman forts can be found on the surrounding hills and with views to Skiddaw it is well positioned for exploring right from the door. Keswick, Cockermouth and Carlisle are all within 15 miles providing some great day trips out and several great pubs are only a short drive away including the Castle Inn which has an excellent reputation for great food.

Available From£445
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Silver Birches Windermere
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Hot Tub
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

Just a short walk from the centre of Windermere Village, Silver Birches is a beautifully presented, contemporary bungalow, with beautiful garden, summer house and hot tub making it a superb choice for those looking to holiday with friends or family.

Available From£525
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Dow Crag House Coniston
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • 1 pet allowed

Situated on the edge of Coniston village, with views in every direction and within easy walking distance of Coniston Water, Dow Crag House is located in the very heart of the Lake District. This modern, detached property has been finished to a high standard by its owners and offers great quality in an excellent location.

Available From£695
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Silverholme Bowness
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 1 car

With impressive views over Lake Windermere, this delightful apartment offers high class, chic decor with a restful and romantic atmosphere! Whether you are planning your honeymoon or a special occasion, longing to explore the great outdoors or simply fancy getting away from it all, Silverholme is the ideal retreat in one of the most desirable Lake District locations.

Available From£765
Special Offer
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • 3 pets allowed

From the moment you walk into this outstanding detached property you will be impressed by the quality, the open plan living but most of all the stunning views from every room.

Available From£1095
Special Offer Special Offer 7 Nights reduced from £799 to £590
Fairhaven Bowness
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Infants welcome

Fairhaven is superbly positioned in the most enviable setting for your perfect holiday, the customer reviews on-line and in the visitors book say it all. Peacefully situated just above Bowness village, away from noise and traffic but only a stroll to the local shops, attractions and the stunning shores of Lake Windermere. The best of both worlds! Fairhaven is truly loved by its owners who have created a well-equipped and most comfortable holiday home.

Available From£420
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Priory Lodge Windermere
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Parking for 3 cars
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

With private pedestrian access to Lake Windermere (and public launching facilities available nearby) this fabulous Victorian lodge house provides a unique and very special retreat for family, friends or two couples.

Available From£525
Special Offer
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 1 car
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

This property is ideal for friends or family M.Y Raven offers contemporary, quality accommodation only a short walk from the shores of Ullswater.

Available From£520
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Pudding Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

Pudding Cottage is atmospherically set in the heart of Beatrix Potter's Lake District with the lovely towns of Ambleside and Windermere within a few minutes' drive. The cottage is tucked away up a farm road and nestles amongst a group of lakeland stone buildings that formed the original coach house and stables for the 1st Earl of Lonsdale in the late 18th Century.

Available From£650
Special Offer
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 3 cars

Nestled in the Vale of Grasmere yet quietly tucked away in a charming backwater close to the centre of the village, Rowan at Grasmere offers one of the finest accommodations in the heart of Lakeland. Newly refurbished and designed with exceptional attention to detail blending traditional and quality materials with luxury amenities, Rowan at Grasmere has been crafted to offer the ultimate Lake District holiday.

Available From£1250
Special Offer
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • 2 pets allowed

A traditional 18th century Lakeland farmhouse, recently refurbished to offer the combination of its own enticing charms and all the advantages of its location. Today Rose Cottage is a Lakeland cottage full of character. Yes it has the low ceilings, flagstone floors and vernacular dark oak furniture that would have been familiar to Wordsworth and the Romantic poets.

Available From£595
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Crag Head Cottage Ambleside
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Infants welcome

This charismatic and distinctly luxurious Lakeland cottage is a worthy winner of the Tourist Board 5 star. Believed to be over 400 years old, Crag Head Cottage has a divine location within the tiny hamlet of Clappersgate - only a mile from vibrant Ambleside and providing a gateway to the breathtaking Langdale Valley. Retaining all its 'olde worlde' charms, this property has been refurbished with such impressive attention to detail that you'll be won over the moment you enter.

Available From£525
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Greystones Hawkshead
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Open Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 3 cars
  • 2 pets allowed

Greystones is a special find in this simply magical setting, once a bobbin mill and proudly standing alongside a soothing river in the sleepy hamlet of Force Forge, between Hawkshead and Lake Windermere on the edge of Grizedale Forest, blissfully secluded yet only a mile from the village pub.

Available From£645
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Jasmine Cottage Bowness
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Infants welcome

This cosy, convenient and superbly stylish holiday cottage in Bowness-on-Windermere offers a quiet location, away from the crowds yet only a short stroll from both the village and the lake itself. For all its charm and Lakeland character; cosy with open fire, woodburner and traditional stripped floor boards, Jasmine Cottage has been lovingly refurbished with an attention and flair for the pretty details.

Available From£375
Special Offer 7 nights reduced from £1795 to £1617
Fellgate Farm Ullswater
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Infants welcome

Fellgate Farm is a recently refurbished farmhouse located in the beautiful village of Helton. The house was built in the early 18th century and oozes charm and character alongside incredibly well designed and appointed spaces. As soon as you enter the property it is apparent that much care and effort has gone into the small touches and finer details that makes a house a home: the personality of the house creates an atmosphere you won't want to leave.

Available From£1195
Special Offer
Pavey Ark Bowness
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Gas Fire
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 4 cars
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

Located on Brantfell, only five minutes' walk from the popular village of Bowness, Pavey Ark takes full advantage of its hillside position with beautiful views to Lake Windermere, Claife Heights and the Coniston Fells beyond.

Available From£1495
Special Offer
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Woodburner
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 4 cars
  • 2 pets allowed
  • Infants welcome

This 17th century Westmorland 'longhouse' is what we'd describe as a dream Lake District holiday home. Elegantly refurbished to 5 star luxury, unforgettable for its 'olde worlde' charms and part of a picture-postcard rural scene - overlooking the lush Lyth Valley, a mile from the acclaimed Mason's Arms at Strawberry Bank only a few miles from the shores of Lake Windermere.

Available From£525
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Riggeswood Cottage Hawkshead
  • Sleeps 6
  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Children welcome
  • Wi-Fi
  • Parking for 3 cars
  • 1 pet allowed
  • Infants welcome

Facing west over tranquil Esthwaite Water near Hawkshead village, you'll find two distinctive whitewashed cottages, one of which is Riggeswood Cottage. The serene beauty of Esthwaite Water has inspired many over the years - William Wordsworth based a famous poem here, while children's author Beatrix Potter made the pretty tarn the fictional home of her character 'Jeremy Fisher'.

Available From£370

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lake district cottages for 6 to 8

Cottages in the Lake District Sleeps 6-8

All self catering accommodation in the Lake District, sleeping 6 to 8 people

Some of our most glamourous Lake District properties, are those sleeping 6 to 8. Often enjoying large amounts of space both inside and out, in up to 4 bedrooms, many of these cottages offer luxury features such as hot-tubs, saunas, inclusive leisure club passes and games rooms and consoles. Whether you are looking for somewhere to spend time with your family, catch up with friends or simply a base for exploring all the Lakes has to offer, we have over 140 hand-picked holiday homes for 6 to 8 people; in Ambleside, Bowness, Coniston, Grasmere, Hawkshead, Lakeside, Langdale, Troutbeck and Windermere. Our Ambleside properties include a 400 year old traditional Lakeland cottage, a 5 star gold award barn conversion and an outstanding lake shore property with private lake access and jetty; to name but a few. Enjoy breath-taking lake views with one of our Coniston or Windermere properties or have the Lakeland fells, literally on your doorstep with our accommodation in Langdale.

Save a fortune with one of our inclusive leisure club properties, offering free passes to selected, exclusive spas, gyms and private leisure clubs across the Lakes. Alternatively you can purchase leisure passes, for one of three exclusive Lakeland hotel, through Lakelovers at a specially discounted price, where you can also enjoy swimming, exercise and relaxation, with either a 1, 3, 5 or 7 day pass; also available in family passes.

Would you like to bring your four-legged friend with you? Or maybe even 2 or 3 pets? Many of our mid to large sized properties are pets welcome and with Lakelovers, your pet also stays for free; saving your pounds on kennel costs. There are also many dog friendly attractions and pubs in the Lakes, so your treasured pup won’t be locked up tight in the property all week either. Windermere Lake Cruises, Ullswater Steamers and most traditional Lakeland pubs will allow all well behaved owners to accompany their dogs.

Take advantage of the bike storage and boot rooms, available in many of our holiday cottages, not to mention the large gardens; perfect for summer evening barbeques and games of rounders. In the winter, cosy up in front of a woodburning stove or open fire and watch a movie together on a 60 inch HD TV or soak in a luxury bath with a good book.

There’s no need to fight over the bathroom in the morning, with most of properties offering at least one extra bathroom or several en-suites. There’s also no need to fight over the TV, with many properties offering a second living room or TVs in every bedroom; as well as the main sitting rooms!

If you are looking for adventure, there are several fabulous outdoor activity providers, catering for fell walking, cycling, climbing and boating enthusiast; including sailing, kayaking and canoeing. Fancy something a little bit different? How about segwaying, with Lakeland Segway or a 4×4 off-roading experience.

Our dedicated customer service teams, are experts in their field, able to offer you the best advice on all of our properties and what to do when you get here.

Not what you were looking for? View all available Lake District Cottages.