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The rolling hills, secluded locations, craggy mountains and shimmering lakes of this region in North West England are sure to convince you of its UNESCO World Heritage Site status. And we can help you find the most number of holiday apartments and cottages in Lake District, as Hundredrooms compares all of the best holiday accommodation from a range of partners. This means will have the choice to escape to the likes of Windermere, Ullswater or Keswick at the best price. The Lake District has been a source of literary inspiration for years; inspiring the likes of the Romantic poets who were in awe of the stunning natural landscapes, and is the home of John Ruskin, Beatrix Potter and her tales of Peter Rabbit. Looking for any specific location for your holiday accommodation in the Lake District? We can find you everything you need in a matter of seconds. We understand your plight; finding the right rental can take the fun out of organising your trip, particularly if you’re looking for group accommodation or something more specific. Are you looking to climb to the top of Scafell Pike, or perhaps visit Wordsworth’s house at Grasmere? Perhaps you're thinking of staying in the Lake District before heading up to Scotland. We can find Lake District holiday lets so that you’re only a short distance from where you need to be. All you have to do is tell us how many people you’re travelling with and how long you’re staying - and we’ll take care of the rest. The Lake District has something for everyone - whether you’re looking to cycling, walking, boating or horse riding; or simply looking to relax in any of our holiday rentals in Lake District. Search now!
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Places to stay in the Lake District
- Coniston: This is one of the Cumbria’s finest lakeside villages, with Coniston Water lake at its side. It is famous for being the literary inspiration for Arthur Ransome's Swallows and Amazons, and the lake has been the source of many attempts to break the world record for water speed. You can find cottages in Windermere and it is a great place for watersports.
- Windermere: Possibly the most famous destination in the Peak District, the lake in this village, Lake Windermere, is the largest in England. This is also a great location for watersports, and depending on what you’re after, there is accommodation to rent in many of the nearby villages, or in Windermere itself.
When to visit the Lake District
Are you wondering what time of the year to visit the Lake District? The peak season is naturally between June and August when the prices for short-stay accommodation is at its highest. This is also when the car parks are full and there is a lot of traffic. Of course, this is when watersports and the lakes are at their most enjoyable as the weather is fantastic. However, it is still an incredible place to visit particularly in the spring months of April and May when the weather is temperate. It is also great during the autumnal months of September and October when the autumnal colours are in full bloom. Even in winter, visiting the Lake District can be enjoyable. Particularly if you find accommodation with a hot tub for your trip.
The World of Beatrix Potter and other points of interest
- The World of Beatrix Potter: This activity can be enjoyed by all of the family; both older members that remember the tales of Peter Rabbit in Mr McGregor’s garden, Jemima Puddle-Duck, and of course Mrs Tiggy-Winkle. Step inside her world of wonderful characters.
- Hill Top - Beatrix Potter’s House: Visit Potter’s old house in the Lakes itself. The garden and cottage itself are surrounded by natural wonders and it is clear to see how she was inspired to write her children’s books.
- Holker Hall, Award Winning Hall & Gardens: Located in Grange-over-Sands, this beautiful manor house is the home of Lord and Lady Cavendish.