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Self Catering Lake District Holiday Cottages

For the very best selection of cottages in and around Hawkshead

At Lakeland Hideaways we can offer the very best selection of  nearly 70 Lake District self catering holiday properties  in and around our lovely village of Hawkshead in Cumbria. Our new format website now allows you to look round our cottages with 360 tours and floorplans, book short breaks and refine your searches – helping you to find that perfect cottage or apartment for you. We know all our properties really well so if you prefer give us a call – we are always delighted  to chat about our properties and we can advise you and book you in over the phone. 

Ruth and Gary Thomason

Cottages available for half term:

Now available to book for short 3/4 0r 5 night break this week

Hillside – sleeping 2 -  3 night break £245

and due to a late cancellation we can now offer

Lantern Cottage – sleeping 5/6 – now only £399 for 3 nights or £450 for 4 nights

Please ring Tom on 015394 42435 to get these special discounted rates


the changing colours.



infront of a a roaring fire at the end of a great day exploring the beautiful Lake District.

 socks in front of fire


We have a wide range of Self catering properties, all situated in the Lake District around the village of Hawkshead and Esthwaite Water, so whether you prefer a traditional Lakeland cottage, or a Barn conversion; a location in the village of Hawkshead, or overlooking the beautiful Lakeland fells; close to local pubs and restaurants,or beside a Lake, we will have a property to suit your taste and your pocket.

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Due a last minute cancellation we now have Lantern Cottage in the heart of the villlage (sleeping 5/6) for a reduced rate of £399 for 3 nights available this week. (9 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

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Julie Gibson, Danielle Waite and 5 others like this

Melanie BoltonWhat nights are available please? X4 hours ago

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We have availability for next week in a wide range of properties - sleeping 2 : Angel Cottage, sleeping 4: Merlin Cottage, Keen Ground or Old Barn, sleeping 6: Field Head Farmhouse or sleeping 12 the fantastic Greenbank . All available for short 3 night breaks if you don't want a full week - just give us a call on 015394 42435 ... See MoreSee Less

1 week ago

Tracy Collier, Clare Smith and 6 others like this

Mark NormanAnd I would recommend Merlin Cottage to anybody. Been there twice now1 week ago

Mary Faulkner11 Kings Yard is lovely and cosy been having every January for a long time now before it was refurbished aswell its even better now ,see you in January !!1 week ago

Caroline WilliamsI love old barn. Spent 2 Christmasses there!1 week ago

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Morning Room Suite is now available for this week due to a last minute cancellation . Not only does this apartment have stunning views - it also offers leisure club membership if you fancy a swim/sauna. Now only £299 for a 3 night break this week (up to Sat 18th Oct) - sleeps 5 (9 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago


Although we had a lot of rain last night does have some advantages ...our Lake District waterfalls are looking spectacular ! (4 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

2 weeks ago


Tracy Collier, Clare Smith and 22 others like this

Ellen GiddingsAbsolutely beautiful!2 weeks ago

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A beautiful, autumnal, misty morning ...... I love the Lake District at this time of year ! (3 photos) ... See MoreSee Less

3 weeks ago


Tracy Collier, Hayley Monkman and 23 others like this

Mary FaulknerLooking forward to coming again in January to Hawks head and the lovely Hideaways cottages !1   ·  3 weeks ago

Pascale SchampaertBeautiful!1   ·  3 weeks ago

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