Ullswater Area

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

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.

Bumblebee Nook

4 star rating

Yanwath, near Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£419-£699

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Yanwath, near Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

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£419-£699

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Blencathra

4 star rating

Mungrisdale, near Threlkeld, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£635-£1079

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Mungrisdale, near Threlkeld, Ullswater Area

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£635-£1079

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Near Howe Cottages - Sharp Edge

4 star rating

Mungrisdale, near Keswick, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£494-£630

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Mungrisdale, near Keswick, Ullswater Area

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£494-£630

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Hovera

4 star rating

Glenridding, near Penrith, Ullswater Area

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  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£405-£965

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Glenridding, near Penrith, Ullswater Area

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£405-£965

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Strickland Manor

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Great Strickland, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 16
  • Bedrooms: 8
  • Bathrooms: 8
  • Number of Pets: 4

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£1639-£3775

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Great Strickland, Ullswater Area

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£1639-£3775

Sleeps: 16 Bedrooms: 8 Bathrooms: 8 Pets: 4

Sharrow View

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Watermillock, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£405-£845

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Watermillock, Ullswater Area

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£405-£845

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Lowther Village Cottages - 19 Lowther Village

4 star rating

Lowther, near Penrith, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£465-£949

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Lowther, near Penrith, Ullswater Area

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£465-£949

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

High Croft

4 star rating

Great Salkeld near Penrith, Ullswater Area

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  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
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£289-£805

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Great Salkeld near Penrith, Ullswater Area

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£289-£805

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Bank End

4 star rating

Glenridding, near Ullswater, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£575-£2089

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Glenridding, near Ullswater, Ullswater Area

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£575-£2089

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 2

Barton Hall Farm - Stable Cottage

4 star rating

Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£305-£765

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Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

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£305-£765

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Sycamore Cottage

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Ellonby, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£346-£619

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Ellonby, Ullswater Area

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£346-£619

Sleeps: 3 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Rowanburn Lodge

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Greystoke, near Penrith, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£695-£1155

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Greystoke, near Penrith, Ullswater Area

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£695-£1155

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Eden Cottage

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Penrith, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£445-£845

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Penrith, Ullswater Area

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£445-£845

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2

Windy Nook

4 star rating

Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£459-£1085

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Pooley Bridge, Ullswater Area

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£459-£1085

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

The Bothy at High House Farm

4 star rating

Watermillock, near Ullswater, Ullswater Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£460-£769

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Watermillock, near Ullswater, Ullswater Area

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£460-£769

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 2