Make the Discovery

Holiday Cottages in the South Lakes & North West

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Holgates Cottage Collection

Self Catering Holiday Cottage Accommodation in North Lancashire, Cumbria and the South Lakes

Our Cottage Collection offers a selection of family-run self-catering holiday cottages in and around the coastal villages of Silverdale and Arnside. Perfectly located for exploring North Lancashire, South Cumbria and the Lake District; each of our cottages offers a different style of luxury with varying features and surroundings.

All pet friendly offering 2 or 3 bedrooms, sleeping between 4 and 6 guests, our holiday cottages in the South Lakes are a fantastic way to stay whether you seek a relaxing holiday full of countryside walks, or a base to make the most of our leisure facilities at our nearby Silverdale Holiday Park.

Whichever cottage you choose to #MakeTheDiscovery, all of our guests receive complimentary access to our 5-star leisure facilities; including two indoor swimming pools, sauna, steam room and spa pool.

Make yourself at home

Individual cottage features may vary, please view specific details on our individual cottage pages for details.

Pets Welcome

1 dog per booking

Access to Leisure Facilities

Free WiFi

Close to the Lake District

Log Burner

Availability may vary

Pubs & Walks Nearby

Distances vary

Parking available

Private Garden Areas

Excluding Pier & Tower

Guest Reviews

5* review on Tripadvisor

Our Cottage Locations

Located in some of the UK’s finest regions near the Lake District

With the Lake District less than an hour’s drive from our cottages, we are in the perfect location for exploring everything the World Heritage Site has to offer, from countless lakes to dramatic fells and plenty of wonderful villages in between.

Closer to home we have the charming coastal villages such Silverdale and Arnside packed with character and places to discover. In the local area you can also explore beautiful nature reserves such as RSPB Leighton Moss and Gait Barrows National Nature Reserve.

If you’re looking to fill your stay with walks, you’ll be spoilt for choice. Be sure to try some of favourite local routes including Arnside Knott, Farleton Knott and Warton Crag!

Hillberry Cottage

The Cove Lodge

The Pepper Pot

The Knott

The Barn

Pier & Tower Cottages

Hollins Cottage

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