Our Blog

Filter by region:

  • Lake District
  • North Yorkshire Moors and Coast
Featured Article

12 October 2021

There's Plenty to See and Do in Staithes and Robin Hood's Bay

The higgledy-piggledy seaside villages of Staithes and Robin Hood’s Bay are two of the most spectacular areas of interest here on the North ...


16 August 2017

Reasons to Visit the Lake District in Late Summer

As summer comes to and end and the kids go back to school, family holidays everywhere draw to a close. But here in the Lake District, we sta...


7 June 2017

Gardens to Explore North Yorkshire Moors

If you’re planning a getaway from it all break in one of our North Yorkshire cottages, you certainly won’t be stuck for things to do. With o...


24 May 2017

Must Visit Castles North Yorkshire Coast and Moors

Have you booked a stay at one of our cottages dotted along the North Yorkshire Coast and Moors or are you thinking of visiting this breath-t...


15 May 2017

Best Outdoor Activities in the Lake District

Wide open spaces, stunning scenery, the UK's highest peak and largest lakes are all waiting to be explored in the beautiful Cumbrian country...


3 April 2017

Lake District Guided Walks

Cumbria offers an unbelievable variety of terrain for hiking and is home to some of the finest trails in the world - the only problem you wi...


31 March 2017

Dog Friendly walks in the Lake District

When it comes to tail wag-worthy hiking holidays, Cumbria is one of the UK's most popular destinations - covering more than 885 square miles...


15 March 2017

Best Easy Walks in the Lake District

Whether travelling later in life, with children or furry friends, sometimes a simple stroll is a sought experience during your stay in the C...


6 March 2017

Things to do in the Lake District when it Rains

A holiday when the weather is wet doesn’t need to be a washout and there are still plenty of things to see and do in the Lake District when ...


20 February 2017

Fun Things to do in the Lake District

Getting out and about and enjoying some fun things to do on your self-catering holiday in the Lake District is a great way of ensuring your ...


Want to be in with the chance of winning £500 towards an escape to the North Yorkshire Moors and Coast?

By entering your details above you are agreeing to receive the Cottage Escapes newsletter

Back to top