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Ullswater Area

It bends and twists its way through dramatic mountain scenery...

A Boathouse by Ullswater

Ullswater from Helvellyn

Ullswater

Ullswater in summer

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Ullswater is the Lake District’s second largest lake at nine miles long. Located in the eastern side of Cumbria, it bends and twists its way through dramatic mountain scenery on one side and a gently curving shoreline of green fields and woodland on the other.

Boating centres and marinas nestle unobtrusively on the lake edge, perfect for the water sports enthusiasts, or visitors can relax and enjoy the scenery from one of the steamers that have sailed the lake since 1855.

Many of the Lake District’s many walks have their starting point from around Ullswater, including the renowned trek to Helvellyn’s summit via Striding Edge. Or for the less energetic there are many low-level walks through beautiful countryside.

Of note is Glenridding which sits on the south western shore and is surrounded by the fells with wonderful scenic views. Pooley Bridge on the northern shore, with its 16th Century Bridge, Lakeland greystone houses and quaint teashops and Patterdale just to the south of Ullswater, cradled by mountains.

Gibson Cottage

ref: 118211

Stainton, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

Cosy character cottage for a romantic getaway. Easy access from the motorway and to the Lakes.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Beech Barn

ref: 118156

Yanwath near Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

Beech Barn occupies a prime location, with fabulous views towards the Pennines, the ideal base for a peaceful holiday for two.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Nord Vue Barn

ref: 118209

Penruddock, Ullswater Area

4 StarsGold Award

Beautiful barn conversion for a cosy romantic retreat. Spacious living and mezzanine bedroom.
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

The Bothy

NEW! ref: 118224

Stainton, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

Cosy character cottage providing romantic retreat for couples, with cottage garden and pub close by.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Barn

NEW! ref: 132169

Greystoke, Ullswater Area

5 Stars

ExteriorA converted sandstone barn with attractive and stylish decor just seven miles from Ullswater, the second largest lake in the Lake District.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Loadpot

ref: 24137

Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

Stunning views over Ullswater from this modern open plan apartment. Lots of walks to enjoy from the doorstep.
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Bank House Barns - Little Eden

ref: NP29

Matterdale End, Ullswater, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

A cosy courtyard cottage for two set high above Lake Ullswater. Stunning views, walks from the door and pony rides available nearby.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Saddleback Penthouse

NEW! ref: 118234

Calthwaite, Ullswater Area


ExteriorModern penthouse style accommodation for that perfect romantic retreat.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Hoggest at High House Farm

NEW! ref: 118233

Watermillock, Ullswater, Ullswater Area


A cosy ground floor cottage conversion situated on a non working farm and surrounded by 10 acres of grounds.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Bank House Farm - Kirksty Brow

ref: NP72

Matterdale End, Ullswater, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

ExteriorA cosy retreat for two located in a rural hamlet with views over the Ullswater Fells. The lake shore is only five minutes away.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Red Gables Apartment 2

ref: 132159

Shap, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

1 bedroom ground floor apartment in converted church, in Shap village. Amenities on the doorstep.
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Byre at High House Farm

ref: 118201

Watermillock, Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

As featured in the Sunday Times 2013 '25 Best Cottages for 2 in Europe'
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Smithy Brow Cottage

ref: 118212

Newbiggin near Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

Character cottage, with excellent modern facilities, in a peaceful rural village.
Sleeps2 - 4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Stable Yard @ High House Farm

ref: 118216

Watermillock, Ullswater, Ullswater Area

4 Stars

Surrounded by open fields and with lovely views from the grounds, one mile from Ullswater.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Sycamore Cottage

ref: 118179

Ellonby, Ullswater Area

3 Stars

A delightful little barn conversion situated in a tranquil area of Cumbria.
Sleeps2 - 3
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

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