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Wake up surrounded by beautiful Lakeland scenery

Camping Pods

Camping Pods

Camping in style in our timber camping Pods!

Caravan Site & Motorhomes

Caravan Site & Motorhomes

Lots of facilities including electricity.

Holiday Homes

Holiday Homes

Own your own Holiday Home in the Lake District.

Ullswater Self Catering Holiday Cottages

Self-Catering Accommodation at The Quiet Site

Ivy Cottage Our two unique self-catering holiday cottages situated adjacent to The Quiet Site Holiday Park, are available for rental.

The holiday cottages, which date from the 16th Century, have been converted in such a way that they can be let individually or as one single unit.

Each cottage has its own stone terrace with garden furniture. The two properties also have exclusive use of a large grassy area with sunken trampoline, a two storey playhouse (with lights!) and garden toys.

Off-road parking is available for two cars at each cottage.

A trip-trap high chair and cot are available on request. (Please bring your own cot bedding and high chair straps). Towel hire on request.

Prices range from £400 - £1400 per week.
Prices are inclusive of heating, electricity and bed linen.


Ivy Cottage

Sleeps 6 + optional cot

Ivy Cottage double room

Ivy Cottage started life as an old smithy and is full of character with exposed beams a particular feature. The cottage is tastefully decorated and has been finished to a high standard.

The front door opens into a kitchen with vaulted ceiling; it is well equipped with a large dining room table, a dishwasher, washing machine and tumble dryer and fridge/freezer. A short flight of stairs leads to an open galleried area containing a double bed. Beyond the kitchen is a ground floor shower room/WC. A door leads from the kitchen area into a very large and comfortable reception room. This contains sofas, chairs, wall mounted wide screen TV with DVD/CD. Family DVDs and books are available and WiFi access is free. At the other end of this room is a coffee table, chairs and access to the garden. Another flight of stairs leads to two well appointed double bedrooms (one contains twin beds) and a family bath/shower room.

Check availability & pricing online or call us on: 07768 727016


Watermillock Cottage

Sleeps 9 + optional cot Watermillock Cottage lounge

Dining Room - Watermillock CottageWatermillock Cottage is a Grade 2 listed farmhouse. It dates from 1680 but has recently undergone a full refurbishment. All the floors are oak and old exposed beams are numerous. Shutters ensure a good nights sleep!

Entrance to the cottage is via a porch into a central entrance hall. The large reception room features an open fire, comfortable sofas, a wide screen TV and DVD/CD. Family DVDs and books are available and WiFi access is free. There is a separate dining room and an oak refectory table seating 10. The kitchen features an AGA, oak units and slate worktops. The utility room contains a washing machine/tumble dryer and large fridge/freezer. Stairs lead to 3 double bedrooms (one containing a double and single bed) and 1 twin bedroom, 1 shower room and 1 bath room.

Check availability & pricing online or call us on: 07768 727016


Cottage Comments

"This has been a dream week. We got married in Keswick and celebrated here. This place has everything and we will return."

"We have had a lovely week at New Year. The cottages are kitted out really well. Young and young at heart enjoyed the trampoline even in sub zero temperatures."

"We instantly felt at home and will be visiting again, thank you!"

"We have had another brilliant time at the cottage."

"The cottages were fabulous, defiantly a perfect place for all 13 of us. The trampoline was a big hit and we will defiantly be back."

"We had a great stay. Cottage is fantastic. Would love to come back."

"What a wonderful place for a family gathering. We all love this place and we can't wait to return!"

"Marvellous facilities, superb location, would happily recommend to friends."

"This is our dream cottage and can't wait to visit again."

"Wonderful, thank you!"

"What a fantastic week, enjoyed by all ages. Loved the garden, the kids have been in heaven. Amazing weather too!"

"What a fantastic cottage in a beautiful spot. Everything perfect. Love the trampoline."

"This is our second visit, just as good as the first!"

"What a delightful time we have had in the cottage. We will cherish the lovely memories in our heads forever."

"Lovely cottage, great location."

"A super place to spend a holiday in. Well equipped with plenty of room to chill out in. Well located for some lovely places to visit."

"Very peaceful and relaxing, thanks a million."

"The cottage is lovely."

"Congratulations to whoever has great taste, a very well done cottage (or home?). A great position."

"A superb place to stay - well appointed and well laid out. Lovely surroundings and nearby facilities to enjoy - all worth a second visit."

"Cottage super and well equipped. Best bits, sailing and canoeing."

"A beautiful and comfortable cottage in lovely surroundings. Great to huddle round the AGA when the rain came down too! Thanks from all of us, especially for the trampoline."

"Fantastic break, little ones loved it, especially the toy box."

"4th year we have stayed here, love it so much, thank you to all at The Quiet Site for your hospitality."

"My 2nd year here and absolutely loved our stay. Wish we could pick this cottage up and take it home."

"We have had a fantastic holiday. The cottage and surroundings are lovely and we all can't wait to return."

"Came to Ullswater for my 50th birthday celebration. We had made it a family holiday to remember earlier happy times spent at The Quiet Site. The cottages were superb, everything we had hoped they would be. We have had a wonderful holiday, thank you so much."