Top 10 Log Cabins In Cumbria, England - Updated 2021

log cabins in cumbria
Trina Joy Cassey
Trina Joy Cassey 
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Nestled in Northwest England, Cumbria is a lovely county in the UK that is famous for its Lake District National Park. The county boasts picturesque mountainous areas, vast rolling plains, and gorgeous bodies of water, making it the perfect getaway destination for tourists who wish to reconnect with nature. Because of its topographic characteristics, it offers a multitude of outdoor opportunities to its guests, such as hiking, camping, swimming, fishing, and a lot more. Also, it is home to quaint towns and villages that are full of character. Some of these include Keswick, Ambleside, Grasmere, Kendal, and Cockermouth. For tourists who are planning to explore the northwest England, here’s a list of the top log cabins in Cumbria, the UK. Browse below.

1. Traditional cabin for four (from USD 125)

Planning to spend a wonderful holiday in Cumbria? If so, be sure to have superb accommodation waiting for your arrival. This Airbnb vacation rental is a traditional rustic cabin in a woodland setting. It has a peaceful and scenic surrounding that will make you want to extend your vacation. Four guests are welcome to stay in this humble abode with a full kitchen. It has two beds, one mezzanine bedroom, and a private bathroom with shower essentials. Also, there’s a living area, a patio, and outdoor furniture. Plus, it has ample parking space for guests’ travel vehicle.

Traditional Log Cabin in the Lakes
Cumbria, United Kingdom
426 reviews Superhost
Entire place 2 Beds 4 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
plenty of space and a good sized well appointed kitchen
very comfortable although the steep steps to the bedroom and the outside bathroom take some getting used to
just an amazing space and didn’t mind having to go to the outhouse for the toilet and shower
Cleanliness:
so clean and cosy
very clean and welcoming
it is spotlessly clean and very spacious
it was also spotlessly clean
the cabin was really clean and warm
Host:
helen was a great host and made sure everything was perfect for my arrival
helen was a fantastic host we had loads of privacy with the quick responses when needing assistance
great place and great hosts
fantastic lodge and scenery host was very kind and helpful
helen and her family were such wonderful hosts on top of the luxury of the beautiful cabin
Location:
beautiful setting close to the national park
location is great so close to the seaside and the mountains
it’s in a great location only a short drive to many popular lake district walks
it's in a good location near to the beach
great location very cosy daughter loved it
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2. Fully furnished log cabin in the heart of lake district (from USD 145)

For tourists who are looking for spacious accommodation that can sleep up to four guests, this Airbnb vacation rental might pique your interest. It is fully furnished, homey, and sunny. It houses two cozy bedrooms, a total of three beds, and a private bathroom with a walk-in shower. This lovely dwelling also has laundry facilities. Plus, it has an airy living room, a fully equipped kitchen, and an al fresco dining on the sun deck. The best part? It is nestled right in the heart of Lake District, where you’ll find some of the top attractions of the county.

Blelham Tarn (Log Cabin)
Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
77 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
nice shower comfortable beds cosy kitchen and very addictive rocking chairs
the heaters worked very well in all the rooms
we enjoyed cooking in the well equipped kitchen & appreciated the dishwasher washing machine & tumble-dryer
Cleanliness:
clean tidy and as advertised
and super clean so it felt very safe
the cabin was extremely clean cosy and well equipped
very clean fabulous location and lots of little extras
it was very clean and the bed was sooo comfortable
Host:
andy was a great host providing very useful tips and recommendations
andy was also a very responsive host
thanks andy great host all the time a call/message away
host gave quick replies and helpful infomation
andy’s a great host with quick communication and quality guidance
Location:
great location and very relaxing and enjoyable break
peaceful location right in the woods
the location was perfect too a 5 minute drive to ambleside
cute log cabin in a great location perfect for a cosy weekend away
great location for peace and quiet with fantastic walks close by with ambleside a shirt car journey away
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3. Authentic log cabin with a playground (from USD 120)

Imagine waking up to picturesque nature views and strolling through routes lined with mature trees. Spend a day fishing and swimming on River Lyne. These are scenarios that can happen in real life when you book this charming cottage in Carlisle. This traditional log cabin lies in close proximity to the village of Hethersgill, where you can buy souvenirs and check out superb eateries. As for its amenities, this humble cabin is equipped with one bedroom with a full-size bed, a cozy living room with two sofa beds, a private bathroom with a walk-in shower, and a kitchen with a dining set. Outside, there’s a deck where you can relax and enjoy the views, as well as a playground where kids will surely have lots of fun.

Authentic Log Cabin, With Fishing Rights On River Lyne
carlisle, GB
1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

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4. Cozy, studio-type dwelling near Ulverston (from USD 170)

Showcasing oak framings, expansive glass windows, and luxurious amenities, this Airbnb vacation rental promises its guests a memorable and worry-free stay. It is complete with everything you need, and more. It showcases a studio-type setting, complete with three bedrooms and one and a half baths with shower essentials. There is also a kitchen with cookware and utensils, a dining area, and a sunny living room with a fireplace. Plus, you’ll surely be spending most of the time on the patio, marveling at the scenic views of Blackberry Landing.

Blackberry Landing
Newland, England, United Kingdom
42 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 3 Beds 4 Guests 0 Bedrooms 1 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
this cabin was beautiful modern and spotlessly clean
the space is really modern and clean & had everything we needed for the weekend
Location:
great place in a great location
it was a great stay beautiful location and really welcoming
perfect we will be going back a brilliant location a stunning holiday home and perfect for little ones too
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5. Luxurious holiday home in Lake District (from USD 121)

Coming to Cumbria with your significant other? If you are looking for a lovely nest in the region that is perfect for your dream holiday vacation, you might want to check out this Airbnb. Offering picturesque views of Lake District and the freshest countryside air, this dwelling will surely make your holiday experience one for the books. It is situated on a dairy farm, and it has one comfy bedroom with fresh sheets and a spotless bathroom with a bathtub. Inside, there’s an open-floor layout, with floor-to-ceiling windows that attract natural light. The living room is laid out next to the kitchen and dining area. Plus, as you exit through the glass sliding doors, you’ll reach a spacious sun deck with a little dining area.

Cedar wood lodge with stunning rural views.
Cockermouth, England, United Kingdom
90 reviews Superhost  Wifi Available
Entire cabin 1 Bed 2 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 2

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the lodge was superb fantastic views so comfortable warm well equipped and peaceful
we didn't watch much tv we preferred to look out onto the wonderful view
the interior is modern and well designed - the bathroom and kitchen are particularly modern and well equipped
the beds were super comfy and the whole lounge was extremely spacious
superb interior comfy bed gas stove and so on
Cleanliness:
spotlessly clean and very well equipped with extra personal touches to welcome you
upon arrival we were impressed with the cleanliness of the lodge
the place is clean new large and has warm heating
the perfect stay the lodge is amazing - so clean comfortable and spacious
it was spotless and it felt like we were the first guests of the airbnb
Host:
mandy was the perfect host
mandy was a excellent host
mandy is a lovely host
she was extremely informative and caring excellent host helping us make the most out of our holiday
mandy is a very thoughtful unobtrusive host
Location:
a lovely lodge in a wonderful location
beautiful lodge in a nice peaceful location
it is very close to the lakes distillery and lots of lovely trails
this is a great base from which to explore the lakes and hills or for walking trips
it was easy to reach all amenities and a great location for visiting the many lakes and mountains
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6. Upscale holiday home with amazing views (from USD 85)

If you are looking for the perfect holiday home to spend your most-awaited vacation in Cumbria, you might want to check out this upscale, rustic abode. It welcomes solo wanderers, couples, and even a small group of three people. The outside showcases a dark exterior, while the inside comes with a lighter aesthetics. Plus, it has large glass windows that let natural light permeates the place. It is equipped with one bedroom, a private bath, a kitchen with necessities, a dining area by the window, a lounge space with a flat-screen TV, and a sun deck with a table set. The cherry on top is that it offers breathtaking views of Skiddaw and Latrigg.

Pine Lodge With Panoramic Fell Views, Keswick, with Private Parking
32 reviews
cabin 3 Guests 1 Bedroom 1 Bathroom

Accommodates: 3
Minimum Nights: 7
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
very clean and comfortable
the lodge was also spotlessly clean on arrival
very well equipped very clean and tidy
the lodge is very clean and very comfortable
property was as required which was clean and sufficiently well equipped
Host:
she was both attentive and generous
great communication from owner and keys very easy to find
Location:
very relaxing break only 15 minutes walk to centre of keswick but very quite
good base for walking & easy walking access to keswick
lovely little lodge which is in a great location and very peaceful
very clean and very central had a lovely time thankyou
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7. Salf-catering, fellside lodge with magnificent nature views (from USD 89)

Nestled in Troutbeck Valley, this holiday home treats you to magnificent views of nature throughout your holiday in Cumbria. This dwelling is spacious and perfect for small families or a group of four friends. Contrary to its traditional cabin exteriors, its inside will impress you with modern fittings and high-end amenities. Two comfy bedrooms and two spotless bathrooms with a bathtub and a walk-in shower are housed in this accommodation, as well as a well-stocked kitchen, a dining area, a living room with relaxing leather couches and a flat-screen TV, and an al fresco dining on the deck.

Fellside Lodge in Troutbeck Valley, Windermere
51 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the home is well appointed comfortable with an amazingly equipped kitchen
the beds are super comfy tons of hot water and well insulated
the stay was perfect with a nice cozy and neat apartment
weather could have been better loved having use of two bathrooms for the four of us
Cleanliness:
very clean and extremely well presented
the lodge is super clean and really well presented
clean tidy and had everything you need
clean and fully stocked with everything you would need
very clean and well equipped for a family of four
Host:
owner very responsive to messages
thank you donna and bash truly 5 star hosts
we also had wonderful communication before and after the stay with bash (owner)
Location:
good location for family friendly walks and not too long a drive to nearby towns/ villages
good food in local pubs in walking distance
we had a great stay and the location is relaxing and peaceful
the facilities on the park were also perfectly suited to our family
on a park with good outdoor play area and pub
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8. Pet-friendly, spacious accommodation (from USD 187)

A house made from timber and surrounded by nature, this dwelling lets guests connect with Mother Earth every time they touch the walls. They will feel the cool countryside air, and they will be able to hear the sound of the birds singing and the trees swaying if they stay in this charming nest with modern touches. It has three bedrooms and two bathrooms, and it can sleep up to six guests. Even pets are welcome in this fantastic accommodation. Additionally, it houses a sunny living room, a dining area, and a fully equipped kitchen, all set in an open-floor plan layout. This Vrbo guesthouse has magical views of Duke’s Pond, which is a bonus.

Beautiful timber lodge, nestled in tranquil wildlife haven with mountain views.
48 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
loved the cottage warm comfortable relaxing
Cleanliness:
very clean and cozy cottage
the lodge itself is very clean and well equipped
very comfortable super clean with everything we needed
we have had a great break in this comfortable spotlessly clean and luxurious cabin
Host:
owner was in touch to make sure everything was ok
Location:
the location was beautiful and very well appointed
it was a very easy process from start to finish fantastic lodge in a great location
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9. Modern guest house with a large decking area (from USD 160)

Modern, minimalist, and bright are three characteristics of this beautiful accommodation in Cumbria. It has a delightfully relaxing ambiance that will surely make you want to stay indoors. On the other hand, when you decide to go out, you will only need to go on a short drive to reach Lake Windermere and Bowness Pier. As for this guesthouse’s amenities, it is equipped with two cozy bedrooms, two bathrooms with shower essentials, and a living room with leather couches, a flat-screen TV, and a fireplace. Plus, it has a kitchen with appliances, utensils, a little bar counter, and a dining table for six.

Spacious, beautifully appointed lodge, sleeps 4/5*
109 reviews  Wifi Available
cabin 4 Guests 2 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 4
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 30 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Cleanliness:
the lodge was clean and nice bed linens and towels were provided
the property was lovely clean and well equipped
very well equipped and clean
the lodge was everything we expected clean and very spacious
the lodge was clean spacious and very well kitted
Host:
great directions to lodge from owner
owner very helpful too
owners helpful and responsive
the owner was easy to deal with
owners very responsive and helpful
Location:
overall great location for getting around the lakes
site great location for everywhere
great stay great location perfect for a family holiday
it was in a perfect location between windermere and ambleside on the shores of lake windermere
good size accommodation homely and quite location
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10. Relaxing accommodation with access to White Cross Bay's amenities (from USD 262)

This lake district log cabin is the perfect holiday home for tourists who want to explore this enchanting area in Cumbria, where they can swim, fish, hike, camp, and have lots of fun with their loved ones. It is a centrally heated abode with a wraparound sun deck that features comfy outdoor furniture. Inside, there are three bedrooms and two bathrooms with towels, toiletries, and a hot tub in the main bath. It also has a kitchen with modern appliances, a dining table for six, and a living room with a wide-screen TV and WiFi. Plus, guests have access to all the amenities of White Cross Bay, such as a playground, outdoor sports facilities, a fitness center, a spa, and a stunning swimming pool.

Lake District Log Cabin
52 reviews
cabin 6 Guests 3 Bedrooms 2 Bathrooms

Accommodates: 6
Minimum Nights: 3
Refund Policy : 100% refund if you cancel at least 60 days before check-in.

Top guest reviews
Amenities & Room:
the beds were also super comfy so had the best nights sleep & the place was spotless
Cleanliness:
property was nice and clean
it was beautifully presented and immaculately clean
lodge was lovely and very well equipped very clean and beds were super comfy
the lodge was lovely and clean but the thing that impressed me most was the location on site
Host:
the host julie was also lovely & welcoming and was on-hand if we had any questions
the owner julie was also very helpful when we realised we'd left some items at her lodge
thoroughly recommend the area the lodge and the host
also had some troubles finding property but as mentioned julie was very helpful and friendly
julie was very helpful even during out of office hours and also very caring
Location:
great comfortable cabin in a beautiful location
very well kept property in a great location
a fantastic lodge - beautifully presented and in a great location on the site
the lodge is in a great location between windermere and ambleside and surrounded by wonderful scenery
the location was great much more secluded and quiet compared to the other lodges on the site
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Fall in love with Cumbria

Cumbria is a breathtaking county in Northwest England that is famous for its gorgeous lakes and stunning landscapes, making it an ideal hideaway destination for nature lovers and adventure seekers alike. Plus, it is home to quaint and picture-perfect towns and villages that are worth a visit. Treat yourself to a much-deserved holiday in Cumbria and choose a vacation rental from this list of log cabins available in the county.

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Trina is a preschool teacher, a working mom of a four-year-old girl, and a happy wife of an analyst programmer who loves to sing, cook, write and travel. She believes that travel is one of the best...Read more

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