Lake District Holiday Cottages for Two

A hideaway just for two in Cumbria; anniversary, birthday, Valentine’s Day, proposal, engagement or honeymoon, or just a romantic short break?. Browse our short list of Lake District self catering accommodation for couples.
Find your secluded holiday cottage for two with a cosy woodburner or open fire, a swish town centre apartment with a deep roll top bath and luxury cottages with four poster beds. All the cottages below are available by the week and also offer short breaks.


Thurstonfield – Gadwall Lodge at The Tranquil Otter – Sleeps 2
Gamekeepers Cottage romantic lake district self cateringFive star luxury in a lakeside log cabin with log burner, hot tub, wifi and Smart TV. Enjoy the views from the bedroom and lounge, picture perfect. Whether it’s a proposal, honeymoon, mini moon or a retreat, enjoy spending time relaxing in this spacious lodge with kingsize bed. Enjoy the stars, sunsets, walk from doorstep, in lodge spa treatments with Eden Holistics or simply relaxing. The possibilities are endless.
£840 to £1320 pw. More Details & Booking >>

Boot, Eskdale – Whillan Beck Cottage – Sleeps 2
Select Cottages romantic lake district self cateringA gorgeous little cottage with spectacular fell and waterfall views beside a tumbling beck and an impossibly romantic 17th Century packhorse bridge in the tiny, idyllic village of Boot in tranquil Eskdale. No log fire but cosy, charming and beautifully furnished and equipped. With oak beams, exposed stonework, shared paddock, garden furniture, barbecue and riverside picnic spot. Two excellent Lakeland Inns are just a short stroll and always, all around you, are the glorious western Lake District fells. No pets. Free high speed WiFi. £595 – £840 pw. More Details & Booking direct with Owner >>

Milnthorpe – Gamekeeper’s Cottage – Sleeps 2
Gamekeepers Cottage romantic lake district self cateringCurl up on the big squishy sofa in front of the woodburning stove in this pretty little cottage in South Cumbria just a few minutes drive to coastal walks and within 30 minutes of bustling Windermere. A traditional cottage beautifully restored with king size bed, garden, patio, off road parking, huge open views and only 5 minutes walk to the pub. TV with FreeSat, DVD, WiFi. No pets. £253 – £527 pw. More Details & Booking through Sykes Cottages >>

Ambleside – Middlebeck Cottage – Sleeps 2
Middlebeck Cottage romantic ambleside self cateringWhat could be more romantic than snuggling down in the king size bed to the sounds of the gentle river Rothay outside your cottage. Just 500 yds from the centre of Ambleside village Middlebeck Cottage has a patio overlooking the river, woodburning stove, private parking, footbridge and wonderful river views from all rooms. Secure storage for bikes, free wi-fi, freeview TV and blu-ray player. No pets.
£340 – £630 pw. More Details & Booking through Cumbrian Cottages >>

Cockermouth Area – Angel Cottage – Sleeps 2
Angel Cottage romantic cockermouth self cateringSituated on the edge of the peaceful, traditional Cumbrian village of Gilcrux, halfway between the Gem Town of Cockermouth and the Coast, this is a snug, characterful cottage with beamed ceilings, a woodburner, large sofa and secure storage for bikes. Perfect base for a gentle outdoor week with good cycling and coastal walks, and even trout fishing in the village (rod hire available). Two good pubs in walking distance. No pets.
£195 – £395 pw. More Details & Booking through Sally’s Cottages >>

Kendal – The Parsonage – Sleeps 2
The Parsonage romantic kendal self cateringAll the sights, sounds and attractions of historic Kendal town centre are just a 10 minute walk from this contemporary ground floor apartment. Elegant, period features throughout, king size bed and free standing Victorian bath in the bedroom and modern, spacious walk in shower room. Pretty garden area with seating and private parking. No pets. £287 – £455 pw. More Details & Booking through Sykes Cottages >>

Lorton Valley – Shell Cottage at Scale Hill – Sleeps 2
Shell Cottage romantic Keswick self cateringSet in the beautiful Lorton Valley between Keswick and Cockermouth this lovely cottage is one of 6 converted from an ancient Inn. Shell Cottage is decorated with sumptuous fabrics and deep carpets, has a gorgeous four poster bed and (electric) woodburning stove and use of the hot tub in the garden. If you don’t feel like cooking the excellent real ale/good food Kirkstile Inn is only around 10 minutes walk. Two of the other cottages, Barty’s and Brackenthwaite are also for 2 and have four poster beds. Barty’s Cottage only is pet friendly. £490 pw all seasons. More Details & Booking direct with Owner >>

Troutbeck Valley nr Windermere lake – Scot Beck Cottage – Sleeps 2 / 4
Scot Beck Cottage romantic Windermere self cateringA traditional whitewashed Lakeland Cottage with low doorways and beamed ceilings and a pretty enclosed cottage garden. There is a woodburner, king sized bed, private parking, stone spiral staircases and it is within easy walking distance of 2 very good Inns for those evenings you feel like a romantic meal out. No pets.
£357 – £735 pw. More Details & Booking through Cumbrian Cottages >>
More romantic cottages for 2 :

Pooley Bridge nr Penrith : Barn End. No pets. £303 – £630 pw. More Details & Booking >>
Kendal : The Chimes. No pets. £251 – £461 pw. More Details & Booking >>
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