Grassholme Cottage

Hawkshead, South Lakes

  • Awaiting Grading
  •  A lakeside cottage sleeping four people within the Lake District National Park. Overlooks Lake Windermere within the 5000-acre family-run Graythwaite Estate.

You can book this property from:

  • £783 per week
  • £112 per night
  • Awaiting Grading


Beds & bedrooms

  • Bed linen provided
  • 1 super king size bed
  • 1 single Zip&Link bed (combine for king/super king)


  • 1 WC
  • Towels provided
  • Bath
  • Shower


  • Oven
  • Cooking hob
  • Washing machine
  • Fridge
  • Microwave
  • Dishwasher
  • Freezer

Special Features

  • Complimentary leisure passes provided
  • WiFi
  • Open fire or woodburner
  • Lake views


  • Garden or courtyard
  • Enclosed garden or courtyard
  • Private parking
  • Rural location

Nearby activities

  • Walking
  • Cycling
  • Watersports
  • Fishing
  • Golf
  • Pony trekking/horse riding


  • Ground floor WC
  • Ground floor bedroom
  • Ground floor bath/shower room

Important - please note

House Rules

  • Check in: 7:00pm
  • Check out: 9:00am

  To give our cleaners enough time to complete the additional cleaning and sanitising that is currently needed to keep our guests safe, check-in and check-out times at the majority of our properties have been temporarily revised. The revised times for this property are reflected above.


Grassholme is located on the private family owned Graythwaite Estate covering over 5000 acres of woodland, fell and Lakeland shoreline in the Lake District National Park. The estate also has a farm shop selling delicious local produce and leisure facilities including a swimming pool and gym.

Grassholme is a charming end-terraced tradition slate cottage and is one of the delightful properties on the Estate which is Lakeside. This attractive upside down cottage sleeping four has been refurbished to a high standard and is situated lakeside with stunning views to the lake from the private patio, open plan living space and background floor bedroom.

Enter the cottage and the two pretty bedrooms are on the ground floor with the back bedroom facing the lake which can be enjoyed from the patio at this level and through the French doors from this room. Enjoy a morning drink and take in the fantastic vista and watch the lake land activities from this delightful spot. The shared bathroom on this floor has a bath with shower over perfect which a soak after a days activity on your holiday.

Upstairs there is an open plan lovely cottage style kitchen with dishwasher and washing machine, dining and seating area. Again there are fabulous views from the lounge area. This bright comfortable lounge area tastefully decorated with a stylish cottage feel and also has a wood burner which is ideal to enjoy and cosy up to in the chillier evenings.

This cottage is a delight to enjoy year-round whilst the Estate can also provide extra facilities such as off-road driving, water activities and other outdoor pursuits making your holiday truly memorable. 

All guests have access to a heated indoor swimming pool (approximately 8 metres by 3 metres in size), fitness suite (rower, cross trainer, stepper, weights, and bench press), table tennis and children’s play area, accessible from the Central Courtyard at Home Farm.

NB: Grassholme standard bed presentation is super king at the back and twin at the front but again these can be interchangeable at the time of booking. The Estate leisure facilities are complimentary during your stay at this lovely Lakeland cottage. Contact the Estate office for more details on your arrival. If you would like any changes to the standard bed configuration please inform us at the time of booking or at least one month before your holiday start date.