5 star & gold award

5 Star Lake District cottages and Gold Award Properties

Welcome to our listing of Five Star Lake District cottages and Gold Award properties. These properties have been recognised by Visit Britain as achieving exceptional high standards.

The Five star rating is the highest award a property can achieve, where a property must meet a minimum list of facilities, also provide exceptional quality with a degree of luxury.

However, within each star rating category, three, four and five star, the inspectors may also indicate overall above exceptional quality by the addition of the Gold Award.

Below you will find the listing of those properties that have achieved the five star and gold awards. Just a note – For week reservations some properties start on a Friday, some Saturday.

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No 2 Rose Cottage

Bouth - Near Newby Bridge
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• Welcome Hamper
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Pengennett - Capplerigg

Kentmere - Kentmere Valley
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• WiFi Broadband
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Ducklings Retreat

Cartmel
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Somewhere

North East Coniston Water
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Garden Hot Tub
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Lyme Cottage

Lindale - Nr Newby Bridge And Cartmel
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
• Welcome hamper
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Summer Hill House - Garden Apartment - No.2

Spark Bridge - Nr Coniston Water
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi - Broadband
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No 1 Rose Cottage

Bouth - Near Newby Bridge
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• Welcome Hamper
• Spa Bath
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The Bothy

High Borrans - Near Windermere
• Sleeps 2
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• WiFi Broadband
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Mill End

Starnthwaite - Near Crosthwaite
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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The Dairy

Atkinson Ground - Nr Coniston Water
• Sleeps 2
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• Whirlpool Bath
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The Mews - Capplerigg

Kentmere - Kentmere Valley
• Sleeps 2
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• WiFi Broadband
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No 3 Church View

Cartmel
• Sleeps 2
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• WiFi Broadband
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The Nook

Kentmere - Kentmere Valley
• Sleeps 2
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Saturday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• VE 4 Star rating TBC
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Garret House Cottage

Cartmel
• Sleeps 2
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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The Peat House

Nibthwaite - Nr Coniston Water
• Sleeps 4
VE 5 Star
• Saturday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• No children under 6 years old
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Rossendale House

Cartmel
• Sleeps 4
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Brookside

Cartmel
• Sleeps 4
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Beehive Barn

Caldbeck Near Bassenthwaite
• Sleeps 4
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Summer Hill House - Apartment 4

Spark Bridge - Nr Coniston Water
• Sleeps 4
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi Fi Broadband
• No Babies/Children under 14
• Non mobile babies welcome
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Ford Barn

Cartmel
• Sleeps 5
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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1 Woodheads

Grange Over Sands
• Sleeps 4
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Campbell

Coniston
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Garden House

Coniston
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi Fi Broadband
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Ducks Haven

Cartmel
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Wheelhouse Cottage

Cartmel
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Garden Spa Softub
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Tom Crag Barn

Finsthwaite - Near Newby Bridge
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• Occupants must be 18+ yrs old
• No Children or Babies
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Waterfall Cottage

Force Mill - Near Satterthwaite
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Saturday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Garth Cottage

Underskiddaw - Nr Keswick
• Sleeps 4
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Tinkler Beck Farm

Coniston
• Sleeps 6
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No Pets During School Holidays
• Private Lake Shore with Jetties
• Wi Fi Broadband
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Nethercroft

Finsthwaite - Near Newby Bridge
• Sleeps 6
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• No Babies or Children under Age 10 yrs
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Barrow Hollin

Cartmel Fell - Near Newby Bridge
• Sleeps 6
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• Pool Table
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Laburnum Cottage

Glenridding - Ullswater
• Sleeps 6
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Gym Room
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Old Bank House

Cartmel
• Sleeps 6
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• WiFi Broadband
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Barn Garth Cottage

Cartmel
• Sleeps 6
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Wi - Broadband
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Three Springs

Coniston
• Sleeps 6
VE 3 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Lake Views
• Wi Fi Broadband
• Off Season Reduced Rentals For Parties 2 & 4 - Please Call
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Rock Cottage

Coniston
• Sleeps 4 Plus 2
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Lake Views
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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The Old Police Station

Cartmel
• Sleeps 6 - 7
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi Fi Broadband
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Carr Crag Cottage

Skelwith Bridge - Near Ambleside
• Sleeps 6
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Sun Cottage

Coniston
• Sleeps 4 Plus 2
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Lake Views
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Thorphinsty Hall Cottage

Cartmel Fell - Near Newby Bridge
• Sleeps 6
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• WiFi Broadband
• Pool Table
• Games Console
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Bank Court

Cartmel
• Sleeps 6
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Run In Rail Pass Cartmel Races
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Town End Cottage

Cartmel
• Sleeps 8
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
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Tinkler Beck Cottage

North East Shore - Coniston Water
• Sleeps 8
VE 5 Star
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Private Lake Shore with Jetties
• Wi Fi Broadband - Whirlpool Bath
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Grammar School House

Watermillock - Ullswater
• Sleeps 8
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
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• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Bank Barn - Wreay

Watermillock - Ullswater
• Sleeps 8
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Lake & Mountain Views
• Wi Fi Broadband
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Meadowcroft

Sawrey - Near Hawkshead
• Sleeps 8
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Windrush

Coniston
• Sleeps 8
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Wi Fi Broadband
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Low Longthwaite Farm

Watermillock - Ullswater
• Sleeps 8
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Lake & Mountain Views
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Horrock Wood Farm

Watermillock - Ullswater
• Sleeps 8
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Wi-Fi Broadband
• Lake & Mountain Views
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Rossett Holme

Ambleside
• Sleeps 8
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi Fi Broadband
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Thorphinsty Barn

Cartmel Fell - Near Newby Bridge
• Sleeps 8
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Wi - Broadband
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Heron Beck

Bowstead Gates - Near Ulverston
• Sleeps 10
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• No pets
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Tent Lodge

Coniston
• Sleeps 12 - Additional bed space in attic bedroom if required
VE 5 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Lakeside Access with Jetties
• Wi-Fi Broadband
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Townson Ground House

North East Shore - Coniston
• Sleeps 13/14
VE 4 Star Gold Award
• Friday Change Over
• Pets - See Property Details
• Access to Lake Shore & Jetties
• Wi Fi Broadband
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