Self Catering Holiday Cottages located in the stunning South Western Lake District of Cumbria
South Cumbria Holiday Cottages is a small holiday cottage company based around the very beautiful and unspoilt Lake District National Park, offering a range of beautiful cottages in a variety of tranquil settings, combined with a friendly and personable work ethic and attention to detail in all that we do to provide outstanding holidays and breaks for our guests.
We offer holiday cottages for rental in Haverigg and Silecroft over on the west Cumbrian coast, passing through Thwaites, into the sublime Duddon Valley, onto the village of Broughton in Furness in the South Lakes, all truly hidden treasures of the Cumbrian western lake district.
Just a short drive in any direction will lead you to valleys, lakes, fells, coast or town - in the Duddon Valley, Old Travellers Rest makes an excellent choice for those wishing to walk Scafell Pike.
Riverside and Duddon View Cottages - what's special about those two? Nestling side by side, and put simply.... location...location...location... our fastest booking cottages in the Duddon Valley, beloved of Wordsworth, and truly breathtaking scenery whatever the season and whatever the weather.
Silecroft, Thwaites or Haverigg - excellent choices to walk Black Combe, visit the Cumbrian Heavy Horses or Swinside Stone Circle, and where we have St Lukes, Combe Cottage and Stable Cottage.
Try the quaint, quintessentially English village of Broughton in Furness - boasting good pubs to eat and drink in, an amazing butcher and greengrocer and lovely bakery all on the doorstep. Coniston is the nearest lake, a very scenic 30 minute drive through Torver, pick up the central Lakes, Windermere and Ambleside easily. You'll find Copper Rigg and Bank House here, with Slapestones about a mile out of the village in a slightly more rural and elevated position.
Comfort & Relaxation
Sleeping between two and eight guests, each cottage has its own blend of uniqueness, but all offer a real chance to experience the western Lakes, be it for a short break, a weekend or longer, from an outstanding base.
Comfortable accommodation where guests can relax, explore the local area and leave feeling both refreshed and looking forward towards a return visit to the lakes.
All our holiday homes around Haverigg, Silecroft, Thwaites, and also around Broughton in Furness and the Duddon Valley are ideal for weekend breaks, short breaks, or something longer.
Lakenhow - Sleeps 8
Lakenhow, a stunning renovation, bespoke standards throughout, recently completed and ready to welcome guests.
Sleeping eight in two triple rooms, and a double room, with full bathrooms on both the ground floor and upper floor, Lakenhow's appeal is impossible to underestimate.
With beautiful views, simply mesmerising, stretching into the distance, in terms of Location...Location...Location... Lakenhow will be an immensely popular choice for guests.
Very spacious, luxurious and comfortable accommodation, complimented by a beautiful garden to the rear of the property, Lakenhow couldn't really be more well appointed!
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Bank House - Sleeps 8
Bank House is a most beautifully designed and thoughtfully decorated "Victorian Villa", with award winning gardens.
This property is full of historic character from top to bottom, and ideally situated within the conservation area of central Broughton in Furness.
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Bank House, a large and impressive family home, sleeping eight guests very comfortably in the centre of Broughton Village, with all amenities to hand. We are thrilled to be able to offer this bespoke property to our guests. Boasting spectacular gardens, two large lounges, a country kitchen with constant warmth from the Aga, four very comfortable bedrooms, one with an en-suite, this house is perfect for family celebrations, family groups, walking groups, cyclists (plenty of room for bicycles and cycling gear) and long overdue get togethers.
Bank House - come and sample the best of country living in the heart of the village.
Slapestones - Sleeps 8
Slapestones, a bespoke and newly renovated four bedroomed family home sleeping eight guests, is available as an outstanding holiday cottage for rent.
Well appointed, Slapestones is situated between Broughton and Thwaites, bordering the Lake District National Park.
Slapestones, benefits from enough parking easily for four cars, mature gardens to three sides, a wooded area and an elevated rural outlook above the beautiful Duddon Estuary in south Cumbria.
Old Traveller's Rest - Sleeps 5
Our "Beautiful Apartment" - Old Traveller's Rest - located in Ulpha, in the stunning Duddon Valley, provides very tastefully and recently renovated ground floor accommodation, ideal for those of limited mobility.
Generously proportioned, particularly the lounge and dining area, Old Traveller's Rest welcomes groups and families of up to five guests.
Nestling at the bottom of Birker Fell in Ulpha, and about half way into the Duddon Valley - Old Traveller's Rest has the best of all worlds - guests are in walking distance of the well stocked local post office and walks from the door, and also a short ride over Birker Fell, with its magnificent views beckons, and takes you down to Eskdale, the next valley over - very scenic, not to be missed.
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Riverside Cottage - Sleeps 5
This lovingly restored cottage has a unique charm all of its own.
Riverside Cottage, nestling next to the River Duddon in the Duddon Valley, helps you understand clearly the magic that William Wordsworth saw, and why he was compelled to write such beautiful poetry about the valley.
The Newfield Inn, the local pub steeped in history, is a very scenic walk away of about a country mile.
Choose a view from the window seats towards Caw Fell and The Old Man of Coniston. Or the view from the garden towards Stickle Pike and to the fells across the river. You can see Wallabarra Crag from the slate garden. Listen to the river, which can be heard from the kitchen, the bathroom and of course the garden. Riverside Cottage - just the most fabulous location for a holiday. To find out more, please Click Here.
A point of note, is that Riverside Cottage sits side by side next to Duddon View Cottage in the beautiful Duddon Valley, sleeping four guests in absolute comfort. Duddon View Cottage sleeps 4, so plenty of room between the two cottages to sleep nine guests, a fabulous option for two families to be in very close proximity, or for larger groups to share neighbouring properties.
Duddon View - Sleeps 4
Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the tranquil and calm Duddon Valley, Duddon View Cottage, as its name suggests, nestles snuggle at the foot of the Duddon River, beloved of Wordsworth and providing plentiful inspiration for his work and writings. There are a few neighbours at Duddon View, but more sheep than people to be frank. People and their possessions are very safe in the area and everyone you come across will offer a friendly greeting to visitors.
Duddon View delivers everything we can think of – a rolling river nearby, majestic fells/mountains to all sides, Duddon View is a most traditional Cumbrian Cottage, with a fabulous log burner, an enclosed courtyard, and yet lovingly restored, Laura Ashley style, to a very comfortable, indeed bespoke standard. Relaxation is guaranteed, there really is a place where you can go back in time and rest awhile.
A point of note, is that Duddon View sits side by side next to Riverside Cottage in the beautiful Duddon Valley, sleeping four guests in absolute comfort. Riverside Cottage sleeps 5, so plenty of room between the two cottages to sleep nine guests, a fabulous option for two families to be in very close proximity, or for larger groups to share neighbouring properties.
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8 Copper Rigg - Sleeps 4
For those wishing to choose very modern accommodation with a central village location as their ideal, South Cumbria Holiday Cottages recommends 8 Copper Rigg cottage in Broughton.
Sleeping up to four people, and situated in the pretty village of Broughton in Furness, to find out more about this holiday letting cottage Click Here
Within easy reach of Coniston, Grasmere, Windermere, Kendal and Ambleside in the south lakes of Cumbria, our self catering cottages benefit from the slower paced tranquility that Broughton in Furness in the western lakes of Cumbria offers, and life here amongst the mountains, wild flowers, and coastal views promotes a very healthy sense of well being for our visitors.
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3 St Lukes - Sleeps 4
3 St Lukes offers exceptional value for money in the shape of a large spacious end terraced property, where a family of up to four can spread out and relax.
Take a walk to the sea in five minutes, play on the sand, walk the beach wall, and pass a couple of good pubs (and a chip shop!) on the way home!
Not forgetting there's a couple of lovely places to purchase ice-cream, Riva Gelato on the Harbour Lights Campsite, and the ice cream van often to be found on the beach front at Haverigg - there's a good beach cafe at Haverigg too!
All in all 3 St Lukes is very lovely and highly recommended, completely family and pet friendly accommodation.
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What can we tell you in recommendation of Combe Cottage?
Sleeping 4 guests, if you want some well earned rest and relaxation in a picture postcard village, with minimum people and lots of peace and quiet, and with plenty to do should you wish within touching distance, then Combe Cottage would make an excellent choice.
Well, in fact, within touching distance is The Miners Arms, about one minutes walk away! Good food, good beer and good local hospitality on the doorstep. Silecroft railway station is about a three minute walk away, handy for a train ride up the west coast or a great shopping trip to Carlisle.
About a twenty minute amble away down the road will see you arrive at one of the loveliest beaches along the western coast of Cumbria – Silecroft beach – miles of sandy beach in either direction, a beautiful ocean with waves crashing on the shore, few people, and a great beach café.
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Stable Cottage - Sleeps 2
A most characterful, traditionally Cumbrian cottage with very modern twists - we are delighted to offer you Stable Cottage.
Located next to the main farm house, in a very peaceful, yet not too remote location, there are lots of windows to this cottage - and a fabulous view of the fells and fields from every one!
Stunning tiled floors complimented with carpeted areas on the stairs and a spacious bedroom, the luxurious bathroom complete with separate shower cubicle and roll top bath, boasts underfloor heating, which is activated as you turn on the lights - and really is appreciated at the end of a days walking! The cottage is paved to all sides for guests to make use of the garden furniture and take in the views.
Sleeping 2 guests in absolute comfort, to find out more about this accommodation please Click Here.
The Hayloft Studio - Sleeps 2
Located down a private farm track within the stunning Lake District National Park, The Hayloft, a lovingly constructed barn conversion studio apartment is a hidden treasure awaiting discovery.
Sitting in an elevated position boasting the most stunning views from every direction - and a hot tub!
Beautiful, traditional beams, combined with modern conveniences within The Hayloft, and the result is a very stylish, bijou spot for two. Easily accessible, romantic, the furnishings very easy on the eye, close to civilisation and yet a world away from it all.
A variety of good traditional Lakes pubs, restaurants and takeaways are within touching distance (The Hayloft has a kitchenette with kettle, microwave/oven combination, fridge and crockery). Walking from the door is a must, the Swinside Stone Circle is within walking distance, and an additional barn is available to guests to use as a drying room, or to store bicycles etc.
The Hayloft also sits next to The Byre, so a perfect opportunity for two couples who wish to travel together to have a unique opportunity to enjoy themselves in neighbouring accommodation.
Sleeping 2 guests in spectacular surroundings, to find out more about this accommodation please Click Here.
The Byre Studio - Sleeps 2
Located down the same private farm track within the stunning Lake District National Park, The Byre, a second beautifully renovated barn conversion studio apartment can be found.
Sharing the same stunning views from every direction - and of course the hot tub!
Another stylish mix of modern and traditional within The Byre, and the result is a very comfortable spot for two. Romantic, secluded, close to local amenities and yet a private world just for two, offering peaceful relaxation.
A variety of good traditional Lakes pubs, restaurants and takeaways are within touching distance. (The Byre has a kitchenette with kettle, microwave, fridge and crockery). Walking from the door is a must, the Swinside Stone Circle within walking distance, and an additional barn is available to guests to use as a drying room, or to store bicycles etc.
The Byre as we've mentioned also sits next to The Hayloft, so a perfect opportunity for two couples who wish to travel together to have a unique opportunity to enjoy themselves in neighbouring accommodation.
Sleeping 2 guests within stunning scenery whatever the weather, to find out more about this accommodation please Click Here.
Things To Do
For more information on activities available while you visit with us in the Haverigg, Silecroft, Broughton In Furness and Duddon Valley areas, please Click Here to visit the Broughton in Furness Information Centre website.