Herdwick Cottages is a family-run business based in Kendal, Cumbria.
By Mary Mason
We’re here to provide you with an amazing choice of holiday accommodation within the picturesque counties of Cumbria and Yorkshire, including two beautiful UK National Parks, the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales.
No matter what kind of holiday you’re looking for, you’ll be sure to find accommodation that will be just right for you. Plus, the fantastic variety of places on offer means there’s something for all budgets.
Let us tell you about the different holiday rental opportunities that you can choose from. We’d better warn you now though, you’re going to be seriously spoilt for choice!
Cosy Cottages, Townhouses and Apartments
Enjoy a relaxing break in one of our cosy cottages or townhouses. Or why not rent a lovely apartment for a romantic weekend away?
These self-catering properties provide the ideal base for any holiday. They are well-equipped with all the facilities you’d expect, and actually some you might not like hot tubs and games rooms – and we even have one with its very own bar! So when you’ve had a great day exploring the lakes, fells and mountains, you’ll be able to head back and relax in complete comfort.
You can choose from lots of different properties in many beautiful areas. We have everything ranging from cosy apartments for couples to impressive group accommodation which sleep 30+. So, whether you’re looking for a romantic break away, a family holiday or perhaps a get together with friends, we’ve got it covered. You can even bring your four-legged friends with you as we have a great range of dog friendly cottages.
Great Glamping Accommodation
Have you ever tried a spot of glamping? If you have, you’ll know how therapeutic a rural getaway can be. Not tried it yet? We’d really recommend you give it a go.
With glamping (glamorous camping), you can enjoy a break in the stunning countryside but with a few added comforts. It’s an experience which allows you to go back to nature without having to go back to basics. So, take in the rural surroundings, breathe in that wonderful fresh air and enjoy the stress-free tranquillity of it all – what’s not to love?
And don’t worry, you won’t be sleeping on the ground or living out of a backpack – glamping ensures you’ll always remain dry and comfortable whilst still enjoying that outdoorsy feel.
So, why not experience a bit of glamping for yourself? You can choose from an iconic 1957 American Airstream, Shepherd’s Huts and Wooden Pods.
Comfortable Campers and Motorhomes
There’s nothing better than hitting the open road and exploring lots of interesting places from the comfort of a campervan or motorhome.
You’ll gain a true sense of freedom and will love the flexibility it provides. Imagine waking up to a different view every morning, before heading off to a new and exciting destination. You’re in control, creating your own holiday itinerary on the go.
With their amazing facilities, everything that you need is to hand. Enjoy that unmistakable camping experience whilst keeping warm and dry with a comfortable bed to sleep in.
A break in a campervan/motorhome allows you to recharge your batteries, explore lots of new places – exciting adventures guaranteed.
We have a selection of lodges located in a variety of picturesque countryside settings. They sleep 4 – 6 people and are well-equipped with all the facilities you’ll need for a comfortable and relaxing break.
Fancy a rural romantic getaway? Then check out the lodges we have in some stunning secluded locations. Or for a family holiday, why not stay in one of our holiday park lodges and enjoy the family-friendly facilities on-site. Fancy a round of golf? We have a lodge located within Bentham Golf Club, so you can unwind and play a round whilst you’re there. There’s also a lodge in the Yorkshire village of Clapham which is ideally located at the start of the Yorkshire Three Peaks Challenge.
Our lodges allow you to really switch off and relax in a beautiful location. You can eat al fresco and some even have their own hot tub – the ultimate relaxation experience.
So, no matter what type of self-catering holiday you’re looking for, you’ll find the perfect accommodation at Herdwick Cottages – see all that we have to offer here.
All of our properties have been handpicked – so if you have any questions, just ask away.
Or maybe you’d like to know a bit more about Yorkshire, Cumbria and the stunning National Parks of the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales to get some holiday inspiration. Just get in touch and tap into our local knowledge – we’ll happily help you plan your next holiday to these stunning areas in the North of England.