If your bank holiday plans don’t involve exploring the Cumbrian countryside, sipping gin by the lake and sampling local foods all week long, then let’s do something to change that…

Us Brits love a bank holiday and with the upcoming August bank holiday now just a few weeks away, lets make the most of it by looking at some Lake District cottages that can accommodate you.


The Old Sawpit, Elterwater Village

Our customers love this cottage and there is a very rare window of opportunity for you to stay here! This classic Lakeland slate home is the quintessential Lake District cottage experience and it’s stunning, peaceful setting in Elterwater and the dramatic backdrop of the Langdales make The Old Sawpit a true gem!

Sleeping four people and accepting up to 2 pets, you can start your bank holiday weekend here on Friday 23rd August for 7 nights for just £831! That’s less than £30 per person per night! BOOK HERE!

The old Sawpit, Elterwater

Garden Cottage, Elterwater Village

Another fantastically cute Lake District cottage in Elterwater! Garden Cottage provides a more romantic and intimate setting for your Lake District bank holiday break. With beautiful views over the surrounding fells, Garden Cottage sleeps 2 people and does not accept pets.

You can enjoy your holiday here from £496 for 7 nights. That’s only £35 per person per night! BOOK HERE

Garden End Cottage in Elterwater

Courtyard Hideaway Cottage, Ambleside

This great little cottage offers open plan living in a stylishly decorated cottage, just 10 minutes’ walk from the centre of Ambleside and nearby to some fantastic fell walks including Loughrigg and Wansfell! Located in the tiny hamlet of Clappersgate, you can enjoy the peace and tranquility of the rural lakes within walking distance of the bustling town centre of Ambleside. Perfect!

Two people and one can enjoy a 7-night stay for £586, working out at £42 per person per night. BOOK HERE

Garden End Cottage Kitchen

Pull Beck, Hawkshead

If a luxury cottage is a must on your holiday or your travelling with a larger group of up to 6 people, then Pull Beck is ideal for you. Occupying a superb rural location on the road between Ambleside and Hawkshead, lies Pull Beck. A recently refurbished cottage featuring underfloor heating, hot tub, smart TV’s, bi folding patio doors, American fridge freezer, just to name a few. You really need to check this cottage out for yourself!

A 7-night stay for 6 people will cost £2,646. That’s only £63 per night person for luxury on another level! BOOK HERE!

Pull Beck Hot tub with a view

Greyhound Cottage, Kendal

Greyhound Cottage is one the newest additions to the Good Life family and we are so excited to be able to tell you about this fantastic market town cottage. Located in Kendal and only 5 minutes’ walk from the vibrant town centre where you can find bars, restaurants, chocolate shops, clothes shopping and everything in between. If you’re looking for a new base to explore the gateway to the Lake District, Greyhound Cottage is perfect, and they’re pet friendly too!

Four people can stay here for £611 for 7 nights. That’s just £21 per person per night for a week in the Lakes! BOOK HERE!

Greyhound Cottage in Kendal

There you have a great selection of cottages for you to enjoy this August bank holiday. Why stop there? Check out our website for loads more fantastic Lake District cottagesFrom cute 2 bed apartments to stunning platinum graded lake view complexes. Live the Good Life…at our Lake District holiday cottages.