Totally enclosed private garden

2 good pubs within 2 minutes walk

Double oven & gas hob

‘Pure’ Hi-Fi-DAB radio/iPhone dock/CD

Heating & hot water included

Stair Gate

Luxury Egyptian cotton bed linen & towels included

Washing machine with Tumble drier

Log Fire

Freeview Sony LCD internet TV


Bose sound system

Private off-road parking for 2 cars

Travel cot



Free Wi-Fi


Fridge & Freezer

Bluetooth Docking station

High Chair

King sized leather sleigh bed

Pets Welcome


  • SLEEPS 5 + 1 infant
  • Log Fire
  • 2 Dogs Welcome
  • WiFi

Bridgelands Cottage, Cark in Cartmel

Bridgelands Cottage is a lovely 18th Century cottage that is furnished and equipped to a high standard. This lovely cottage has a great mixture of modern and antique furniture, oak beams and a roaring log fire.

Bridgelands Cottage is a top favourite with many of our regular guests and is situated in a quiet off-road location at the top of a cobbled lane.

The cottage is located close to the centre of the unspoilt South Lake District village of Cark in Cartmel. This lovely village has an excellent convenience store and 2 village pubs only a minute’s stroll away.

The Roaring Log Fire

A roaring log fire in Bridgelands Cottage

The Kitchen/Dining Room

The kitchen and dining room

The stable style front door of the cottage opens up into the wonderful large kitchen and dining area with 2 long breakfast bars, dining table and chairs.

This lovely large room has 2 lovely window seats.

The fully equipped kitchen with solid oak kitchen units has a built-in oven, 4 ring gas hob, separate fridge & freezer, washing machine with built-in tumble drier, dishwasher, microwave and all the kitchen utensils and equipment you could possibly want to make your stay a very comfortable one.

Free Wi-Fi extends throughout the cottage and into the garden too.

The cosy sitting room has 2 high quality leather 3 seater sofas set around the roaring log fire.

The French doors look out into the private, enclosed, secluded and south-facing garden.

The lounge has a lovely stone fireplace, lots of antiques, remote control top of the range Sony Internet “Freeview” LCD TV, DVD, ‘Pure’ iPhone/iPod docking station with CD player and DAB radio. There’s plenty of books too!

The sitting room and garden are south facing, therefore during the day the sitting room gets lots of sun and light.

At night time it’s a lovely cosy room to relax in front of the roaring log fire.

The Sitting Room

The sitting room and roaring log fire

King Size Bedroom

Super king sized main bedroom in bridgelands Cottage

The cottage sleeps 5 people in 3 bedrooms. An additional infant is also welcome. A full-size travel cot, high chair and stair gate are also provided, free of charge.

The single bedroom and the twin bedroom are located on the 1st floor. Both of these 1st floor bedrooms are especially quiet as they overlook gardens.

Also on the 1st floor, the modern bathroom has a full-size bath, powerful shower, wash basin and toilet.

Luxury Egyptian cotton bed linen and soft fluffy white towels provided free of charge.

The light and airy main bedroom is located on the 3rd floor with a galleried entrance, oak beams, plenty of storage space,  and a Bose Wave CD/Radio.

This lovely room has a top quality, luxurious leather, king-size sleigh bed with a Sealy Posturepedic mattress. People frequently tell us that they had their best night’s sleep ever in this quiet and comfy bedroom.

Full (mains) gas central heating is at your control for whenever you want to use it and there is a combi-boiler for instant hot water. Heating, gas, and electric are all included in the price.

King Size Bedroom

Enclosed, Private Garden

Bridgelands Cottage, a luxury holiday cottage in Cumbria

Bridgelands Cottage has a lovely south facing, private & secluded, enclosed garden with BBQ and garden furniture including table and chairs (these were added after the photos were taken). Everything you might want from a holiday cottage in the Lake District.

All of our holiday cottages are provided with lots of information on the local area, the Lake District and Cumbria with several books, folders and leaflets containing plenty of walks and our own personal recommendations for places to visit. We also send all of our guests a detailed list of our favourite pubs, restaurants and places to buy great local food giving you some wonderful inside knowledge and a valuable head start.

Cark-in-Cartmel is located in the beautiful Cartmel valley with its lush green fields, quiet leafy lanes, and gentle rolling hills.

The cobbled streets and 12th century priory village of Cartmel lies just 1½ miles to the north and Lake Windermere is a 10 minute drive. Please visit our location page for details on the area.

Bridgelands Cottage is a pet friendly cottage and dog owners are welcome to bring along their dog(s) for a small charge (£20 for 1 dog, £30 for 2)-just select this option on our on-line booking system at the time of booking. Non pet owners can rest assured that we spend this extra money on additional cleaning so that non pet owners would have no idea a dog has stayed at the cottage.

Cark in Cartmel Village

View of Cark in Cartmel in summer
Dog and family having a picnic in the Lake District

This is a great area for walkers and dog owners with several walks from the doorstep where your dog can enjoy it’s holiday as much as you.

Further details on our beautiful area can be found here.

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PRICE RANGE - £220 to £750
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