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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

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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

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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

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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

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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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A rabbit sitting on grass Beatrix Potter

2016 marks 150 years since the birth of Beatrix Potter. One of our most loved authors, illustrators and latterly a sheep farmer Beatrix P...Read more

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Summer Events in the Lake District

The Good Life Cottage Company have a fun-filled Summer planned! We are attending more shows than ever before, and cannot wait to get out and abo...Read more

Things To Do - Outdoors

Herdwick Sheep

We are mad about Herdwick sheep in the Lake District.  Everywhere you go you will see their distinctive white faces and fleeces that look like ...Read more


Fathers Day - Sunday 19th June

Whether you are planning a cosy cottage for two or a stay with all the family we have a range of luxury holiday cottages in the Lake District ju...Read more