Lakeland Hideaways – Self Catering Lake District Holiday Cottages
Lakeland Hideaways offers the very best selection of cottages in and around Hawkshead. With nearly sixty self catering holiday properties in and around Hawkshead you will find your perfect holiday cottage in Cumbria.
The cottages are in and around the village of Hawkshead and Esthwaite Water in the heart of the Lake District, 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, Lakeland Hideaways will have a property to suit your taste and your pocket.
Cottages of The Month
Moss Beck is a beautiful Lakeland cottage in the small hamlet of Outgate about a mile north of Hawkshead. The little cluster of cottages and the Outgate Inn surround the small triangular green used for grazing sheep. This lovely cottage is furnished and equipped to a very high standard and combines old world charm with all modern convenience. The owners have created a warm and welcoming home from home in a lovely location. More information
This is a stylish, contemporary cottage in the the village of Satterthwaite in the heart of Grizedale Forest. Bobtail Cottage is a beautiful barn conversion and has it’s own private patio and secure bike storage. The village has a country pub for meals if you don’t feel like cooking and tennis courts nearby if you are feeling energetic. Hawkshead is 4 miles away and Grizedale Visitor Centre only 1 mile away with it’s sculpture trails, mountain bike routes and GO-APE – a tree top assault course. More information
Barn Syke is a delightful 18th century Grade II listed building on the edge of Hawkshead, with shops, cafes, pubs and restaurants only a short walk away it is in an ideal location. The owners have beautifully combined modern comforts and quality antiques and furnishings, creating a welcoming home from home. There is also a small private Lakeland stone patio with BBQ and seating behind the house which catches the sun and is an ideal place to relax after a day exploring the Lakes. More information
Knipe Fold Cottage is beautiful detached property newly redeveloped with great flair by local craftsmen. It incorporates eco – friendly technologies with all modern conveniences whilst keeping the cottage character and charm. Set in a quiet rural location amongst a small group of houses close to Tarn Hows with lovely views across the Esthwaite Valley. More information
Ben Fold Cottage is a 400 year old Grade II listed cottage which offers everything you would want in a cosy country cottage. It’s perfect for a peaceful holiday in a picturesque location. It is a lovely detached property newly redeveloped with great flair by local craftsmen. It incorporates eco – friendly technologies with all modern conveniences whilst keeping the cottage character and charm. More information
Field Head Farmhouse, Outgate (sleeps6) This stunning old farmhouse is situated down a quiet country lane and is set on a hill overlooking the Esthwaite Valley close to Tarn Hows and surrounded by beautiful, rural scenery. This 18C house has been totally refurbished, creating very special, luxury accommodation for 6 in this idyllic setting. The owner has lovingly combined all modern style and convenience with the traditional charm of the farmhouse, creating a fantastic home from home. More information
Whether you are interested in the idea of green systems in your own home and maybe would like to trial them before investing yourself, or you simply want to reduce your carbon footprint whilst still enjoying a luxurious stay in the Lake these are the cottages for you Eco-friendly cottages
Pet friendly cottages.
The Lake District is a great place for a holiday with your dog and at Hideaways we offer a wide selection of pet friendly self-catering holiday cottages. Pet friendly cottages
The Local Area at a Glance
The village has been described as the “prettiest village in the Lake District”
With Coniston, Grizedale, Langdale, Grasmere and Ambleside all within easy reach, and with the busy centres of Windermere and Bowness just a short ferry ride away, Hawkshead is an ideal location from which to visit the entire south Lake District area.
Many walks straight from the village through the landscape that inspired Beatrix Potter and Wordsworth
The Mountains are only a short drive away
Grizedale Forest to the south, Lake Windermere to the east and Lake Coniston to the west
An thriving village with a school, church, chemist, doctors surgery, post office, co-op and many gift shops
A great selection of tea rooms and of course, 4 pubs – all serving food and welcoming families and dogs.
For the very best selection of cottages in and around Hawkshead
We created Hideaways28 years ago with the aim of bringing the personal service back into letting holiday homes. As all our Lake District cottages are within 4 miles of the village of Hawkshead. We know our cottages inside and out and pride ourselves in offering excellent levels of customer care and service ensuring you have the perfect, relaxing holiday. Our Office in the village is open every day offering friendly support with great local knowledge.
Ruth & Gary Thomason