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Fells & Lakes In The Area

Small Worlds

As a long-time Windermerian, at the start of the year I embarked on a new life spending my days experimenting with becoming Langdalian during th...Read more

Things To Do - Outdoors

Summer Fun in the Lake District

We all love it when the weather gets better and days get longer, but these aren’t the only factors that make Summer holidays in the Lake Distr...Read more

Things To Do - Outdoors

bumblebee on a flower Bee Happy

Here at Good Life Lake District Cottages we are not only surrounded by beautiful landscapes and Herdwick sheep, we are also fortunate enough to ...Read more

Things To Do - Outdoors

Podgy Paws

It’s fantastic to be able to go away with your pet and here at the Good Life we love dogs. Here’s my two, yes one has boots on, they love wa...Read more

Property Showcase

Holly Nook cottage Holly Nook Showcase

Wow, what a location! There aren’t many cottages in the Lake District that are closer to Windermere Lake than you are at Read more

Things To Do - Outdoors

Croft Courtyard A Brief History of Clappersgate

Here at the Good Life Cottage company we are lucky enough to look after 3 historical properties located in the small hamlet of Clappersgate; Way...Read more

Things To Do - Rainy Days

Exterior view of Blackwell House Blackwell House

For those of you that are interested in the Arts and Craft movement a visit to Blackwell House is a must. The Arts and Craft movement was inspir...Read more

Property Showcase

A bed and bedside table in a bedroom with pictures hanging on the wall. PROPERTY SHOWCASE - Rose Cottage

Rose Cottage in Elterwater is in a fantastic spot, located right in the heart of a beautiful Lake District village. You can see the local pub, T...Read more

Things To Do - Outdoors

Red squirrel Red Squirrels on Red Bank

Red Squirrels are one of the UK's best loved species and thanks to careful conservation and habitat management numbers appear to be on the rise....Read more

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