Festive Escapes: Five Ways to Enjoy an Alternative Xmas

Let’s be honest – Christmas isn’t really all it’s cracked up to be. It’s the most stressful, expensive, noisy time of the year, and it’s cold, too. While there are some people who love nothing more than carol singing, gift giving and wearing festive jumpers – for the rest of us, getting into the Christmas … More Festive Escapes: Five Ways to Enjoy an Alternative Xmas

Cottage of the Week – Spout Crag Boathouse, Windermere

At cottages4you we pride ourselves on featuring some of the most desirable and unconventional accommodation you could find in the UK, Ireland, France and Italy, and we think our new Cottage of the Week ticks those boxes and many more. For starters, you have the location itself. Windermere is a perennially popular destination in the … More Cottage of the Week – Spout Crag Boathouse, Windermere

The Lake District. Englands home for activity and adventure.

By: Steve Finch for cottages4you Escape Magazine “If you’re an experienced fell walker or mountain biker you may already know that there’s nothing better than staying in your own cottage in the Lakes, from which to have the freedom to explore. It’s little wonder that the area was home to Alfred Wainwright the famous fell … More The Lake District. Englands home for activity and adventure.