The Directory of Unusual Places to Stay
12th century Norman Castle hotel giving an authentic historic experience fit for a King or Queen. Close to Lake District & Pennines
Country house with pool, spa and restaurant on the edge of Ullswater. Children and dogs welcome
Luxurious contemporary log cabin with private Hot Tub, romantic breaks for a couple in peaceful location near to Bowness & lake
Luxury log cabins sleep 2-10 near the Lake District with private hot tubs and fantastic views of the River Lyne. Fishing possible
An off-grid, 16th century farmhouse, sleeping 7, and a barn which sleeps 12 close to Lake Coniston in the Lake District.
Self-catering holiday lodges - some pet friendly / some with hot tub - that sleep 2-6 guests. Set near the Lake District at Greystoke.
Yurt & treehouse, each with private HOT TUB, riverside setting nth of Carlisle. Yurt sleeps 2+2, bring your dog/Treehouse sleeps 4 & open year round
Romantic boutique hotel plus special rooms with lake access + hot tubs - in the stunning scenery of the Lake District
Luxury accommodation in the heart of Windermere especially for couples. Hot tubs available in Suites. Dogs welcome
Secluded cabin for up to 4 with private wood fired hot tub near the Lake District offers a rustic and relaxing break in the woods
Come and stay with llamas at the fantastic FIVE STAR Peruvian themed boutique B&B on the edge of the Lake District
Romantic cabin with hot tub for a couple - peaceful location near Lake Windermere & bustling Bowness village
Tipi site set at the edge of Lake Windermere, close to Ambleside in the beautiful Lake District
Luxury holiday home with views over the banks of Ullswater´s lake - with hot tub. For a group of up to 12 + Dogs. In the Lake District
A secluded boathouse positioned over the water on the shore of Lake Windermere. Great location for water sports. Sleeps 4
Beautiful modern cottages with private HOT TUBS in the Lake District for up to 6 guests. If this is unavailable check TEWETS. 2 night minimum stay
Wooden lodge with hot tub sleeps 4 people on a small campsite near Carlisle. Dogs welcome. 2 night minimum stay
Stay in a cosy traditional gypsy caravan B&B surrounded by stunning Lake District scenery close to Lake Windermere.
Rooms are themed at this Lake District hotel with indoor pool and brand new spa. Adult only accommodation
Luxury boutique hotel in Windermere surrounded by National Parkland. Some suites with hot tub
Converted Sheep Fauld sleeps 2 people with views over the countryside from the hot tub. Dogs welcome. No children. 3 night minimum stay
Beautifully converted chapel sleeps 3 people in the Whicham Valley. 3 night minimum stay. Dogs welcome
Quirky modern cottage for 2 in the grounds of The Swan Hotel south of Lake Windermere. Use of hotel facilities including hot tub. Min 3 night stay
Travel by horse-drawn gypsy caravan by day, sleep in it by night. Slow down, Lake District views. Or book caravans in situ. Closed in winter.
Romantic idyllic retreat for 2 on the banks of the River Eden between the Lake District + the Yorkshire Dales at Appleby
Studio style cottage with conservatory in the heart of the lake district at Woodend. Sleeps 2 people. Dogs welcome. Minimum 2 night stay
A tranquil hotel stay in Keswick with lake views. Onsite Thai Restaurant. Great place to enjoy the beautiful Lake District. Dogs welcome
Rural lodges with hot tubs sleeping 2-6 people in Brayton near the Lake District. 3/4 night min stay with Fri/Mon arrivals
Escape your hectic lifestyle in an original VW Campervan from Keswick in The Lake District. Pick up days vary.
3 historic properties lovingly restored to sleep 2-8 guests near Kirkby Stephen in the Yorkshire Dales. Check out the hot tub & outdoor bath.
This cottage for 2/4, near the Lake District, is like no other. It has a grand piano, lots of books and many unique quirky features. 2 ngt min stay
A lovingly decorated, detached cottage in a unique location. With observation tower and hot tub. Sleeps 16. 2 night min stay
Historic house with hot tub sleeps 12 people in Windermere. Dogs welcome. Minimum 3 night stay
A former mill barn combining traditional features + contemporary design set beside tumbling waterfalls in Brampton. Sleeps 4. 3 night minimum stay
Top location! Property overhanging Lake Windermere with private jetty + boardwalk sleeps 4 people. Minimum 7 night stay. No pets
Yurts + Gypsy caravans on the shores of Lake Windermere. Horsedrawn wagon or motorhome for touring the Lake District too
Large property with hot tub and Italian style garden sleeps 15 people near Penrith. Minimum 3 night stay. Dogs welcome
14th Century Pele Tower near Carlisle sleeps 8 people. Large grounds and original features. Dogs welcome. 1 night stays available
Cottage once belonging to the artist Percy Kelly. Sleeps 4 people. 1 dog welcome. 3/7 minimum night stay
5 beautifully decorated shepherd's huts in the heart of the Lake District in the impressive ground of Rydal Hall. Enquire about yoga breaks.
Formerly a public convenience, now a novel coastal self-catering studio for 2 with views over Morecambe Bay.
Modern house with cinema in the village of Gilcrux sleeps 8 people. Dog welcome. 3 night minimum stay
Cottage within a converted church with tower, sleeps 6 people in Ambleside. Dog welcome. 3 night minimum stay
Quirky yet modern style cottage by the River Eden in Kirkby Stephen sleeps 2 people. Minimum 2 night stay. No pets
Converted chapel offers a great base to explore Kendal and the Lake District. Sleeps 4 people. 2 night minimum stay. No pets
Large Georgian house with hot tub, games room and gated grounds sleeps 15 people in Appleby. Dogs welcome. 3 night minimum stay
A cabin style cottage for up to 4 on the Solway coast at Bowness with views reaching as far as Scotland. Sleeps 4. 2 night min stay
Town centre apartment with quirky features in Keswick. Dogs welcome. 2 night minimum stay
A large country house with original features and HOT TUB near Carlisle is great for a group booking of up to 10 in each wing, 20 people if renting the...
A castle which mixes the traditional with bold colours + quirky touches. Between the Lake District + the Yorkshire Dales
Adult only hotel on the shores of Lake Ullswater. Dogs welcome
Shepherds hut sleeping 2 people in an elevated position overlooking the Duddon Estuary in Askam-in-Furness. Minimum 2 night stay. Dog welcome
Sophisticated spa hotel with views over Grasmere Lake. Top location to enjoy hiking or afternoon tea in the Lake District
Quirky designed modern cottage in the grounds of The Swan Hotel in Newby Bridge sleeps 8 people. Use of hotel pool and hot tub. Min 7 night stay
2 glamping pods each sleeping 4 people near Carlisle. Ideal for 2 families.Great views. 2 small dogs welcome. 3 night minimum stay
A Grade ll listed Georgian Mansion right on Lake Windermere with a luxurious old English style
11th century building set within 400 acres of land in the Lake District offering excellent accommodation + a spa
Grade II listed gatehouse offers a great base to explore the local area of Kirkby Stephen. Sleeping 4 people with a minimum 7 night stay and Friday ar...
Former grand hall sleeps 10 people in Windermere. Quirky decor and great views. Minimum 3 night stay. Dogs welcome
Stunning barn conversion with cruck beams sleeps 6 people in the village of Berrier, near Penrith. Dogs welcome. Children over 5 only. 7 night min sta...
Renovated mill worker's cottage sleeps 6 people south of Lake Windermere. Dogs welcome
Charming stylish farmhouse with 4 luxurious en-suite B&B rooms with views over the Eden Valley, near Penrith
Quirky renvated cowshed in Penrith sleeps 3 people. Weekly stays only. Dogs welcome
Hostel in Troutbeck with tipis, bell tents and camping. Stunning views over Lake Windermere
Cottage with lots of character features in the village of Greystoke. Sleeps 4 people. 3 night minimum stay. No pets
A family-run inn set in the Lake District National Park, with a Scandinavian-style design combined with Cumbrian elements
Old Shepherds bothy is now a YHA Hostel in a rural location near Cleator in the Lake District National Park. Private rooms available. Access via foot ...
Grade II Regency style house near Ambleside offers dorm and private rooms plus glamping pods, tipis and bell tents
Historic cottage sleeps 4 people near Windermere. Over 12's only. No pets. 2 night min stay in low season. 7 night min stay in high season
Peele tower dating from 1603 sleeps 4 near Carlisle. No dogs. 3 night minimum stay
Grade II listed mansion sleeps 40 people in rural Waverton near Wigton. Great for special occasions. No minimum stay. Dogs welcome
Modern hotel with spa facilities and views of Lake Windermere
Beautiful converted water mill sleeps 8 people near Penrith. Dogs welcome. 7 night minimum stay
A vintage-styled haven in a Victorian house with 9 individually designed luxury rooms. A mile from Lake Windermere
Church conversion sleeps 4 people near Windermere. No pets. 3 night minimum stay
Manor house with views over Lake Windermere and quirky historic design sleeps 4 people. No children under the age of 16. 3 night minimum stay. No pets
Unique property featuring stained glass windows, beams and stonework in a light and spacious open-plan style. Sleeps 6 + dog. 7 night min stay
Gorgeous renovated boathouse offers the perfect rural reatreat for 2 people looking for a romantic getaway on Lake Ullswater. Minimum 2 night stay.
Boutique bed and breakfast with views over Lake Windermere, offering a relaxing stay with access to a local pool, spa and gym
Hotel with romantic + individual shabby chic rooms + a healthy/vegetarian restaurant, in the Lake District. Children and dogs welcome