All of our holiday cottages offer first class accommodation

Luxury Holiday Cottages in Pennington, Ulverston.

Enjoy a Staycation in the Heart of the Lake District

Beautiful cottages

Surrounded by beautiful reservoirs and incredible 360-views of the encompassing scenery of the Lake District National Park

No Hidden Extras

Fuel, power, starter pack for woodburner, bed linen and towels inc. in rent

Nearby Amenities

Free range eggs available nearby, shop 3 miles, pubs 2 miles

Nearby Restaurants & Cafes

Our Local Pubs are renowned for their fine ales and good food. Your never short of a place for quality food!

Extensive Facilities

WiFi Broadband, Off road parking, outdoor dining, Patio BBQ*, cooker, microwave, fridge, freezer, TV, DVD, CD/radio, cot available, washing machine*, dishwasher* (*most properties)

Hot Tub*

*Available at most properties

About Pennington

Pennington is a small hamlet with a scattering of dwellings, farms and country pubs, situated on the beautiful Lake District Peninsula, an area of tranquillity, gentle hills and unspoilt walking country. Locally, the start of the Haematite and Cumbrian Way footpaths can be located, and the pubs and restaurants are renowned locally for their fine ales and good food.


Ulverston is a market town in the centre of the Furness peninsula. and is close to tourist areas Coniston and Windermere. The lovely quaint town has many unspoilt cobbled streets with many independent Shops, cafes, and pubs. It’s also the birth town of Stan Laurel one half of the comedy duo Laural & Hardy. Home of the famous Dickensian Festival each year.  

Explore the Lake District

Facilities include a wide range of independent shops, pubs, restaurants, a cinema and a leisure centre. All of the attractions of the National Park are easily reached. The Furness Coast boasts sandy beaches and good birdwatching. Nearby family attractions include Furness Abbey, the Ravenglass and Eskdale Railway, the South Lakes Wild Animal Park, Conishead Priory, Holker Hall and Muncaster Castle.

Things to do

There is a lot to do around our establishments, From the Ullswater Steamers to a day in the water a Glencoyne bay. You’ll always find something interesting to do around Ewedale Holiday Lets.

Please note that the availability of these activities may vary depending on the season and local conditions, so it’s always a good idea to check the websites and/or Social medias for up-to-date information before planning your visit.

South Lakes Zoo

South Lakes Safari Zoo, nestled in the scenic Lake District, offers a captivating wildlife experience. Explore diverse animals, from lions to lemurs, and learn about conservation. Immerse yourself in the beauty of the animal kingdom by visiting their official website:

Furness Abbey

Furness Abbey, a captivating medieval ruin in the Lake District, showcases intricate architecture and rich history. Wander through the remains, envisioning the monks’ lives. Plan your visit through their official website:

Barrow Dock Museum

Discover Barrow Dock Museum in Cumbria, showcasing the town’s maritime heritage and shipbuilding legacy. Explore engaging exhibits that bring history to life. Plan your visit at the official website:

Cumbria Cow & Maize maze

Cumbria Cow & Maize Maze is a countryside haven with a challenging maze, farm activities, and more. Enjoy outdoor fun for all ages amidst stunning Cumbrian scenery. Plan your visit at:

Go Ape

Go Ape in Grizedale invites you to an exhilarating treetop adventure. Swing through the trees, conquer rope courses, and enjoy ziplines amidst the stunning Grizedale Forest. Perfect for all ages and groups, Go Ape promises an unforgettable outdoor experience. Plan your adventure at:

Cumbria Heavy Horses

Immerse yourself in the beauty of Cumbria Heavy Horses, where you can engage with these gentle giants through rides and guided tours. Learn about their historical significance and experience a memorable day at:

Barrow Angling Association

Embark on a fishing adventure with Barrow Angling Association. Discover tranquil fishing spots, engage in angling activities, and enjoy the serene waters. Plan your experience for a relaxing outdoor getaway with:

Ullswater Steamers

Experience the beauty of Ullswater from the water with a ride on the Ullswater Steamers. These historic boats offer breathtaking views of the surrounding fells and provide a unique way to explore the lake. For more information and schedules, visit their website:

Aira Force Waterfall

Take a scenic hike to Aira Force, one of the most stunning waterfalls in the Lake District. Surrounded by lush woodland, this impressive waterfall cascades into a rocky gorge, making it a perfect spot for nature lovers and photographers. Learn more about the trail and accessibility here:

Lowther Castle and Gardens

Immerse yourself in history with a visit to Lowther Castle, a beautiful and partially ruined 19th-century castle set amidst stunning gardens. Explore the extensive grounds, enjoy family-friendly activities, and learn about the intriguing past of this majestic estate:

Ullswater Way

Embark on a scenic walk along the Ullswater Way, a 20-mile circular route that encircles the lake and passes through picturesque villages and dramatic landscapes. Whether you tackle the whole route or just a segment, you’re guaranteed to encounter breathtaking views. For detailed route information, visit:

Glencoyne Bay

Enjoy a relaxing day by the water at Glencoyne Bay. With its sandy shore and crystal-clear waters, this tranquil spot is perfect for picnics, swimming, and simply soaking up the peaceful atmosphere. For directions and facilities, visit:

Dalemain Mansion & Historic Gardens

Step back in time with a visit to Dalemain Mansion, an elegant stately home boasting centuries of history. Explore the impressive gardens and discover the heritage and stories behind this grand estate

Rookin House Farm

Get your adrenaline pumping with a visit to Rookin House Farm, an activity center offering a wide range of outdoor pursuits. From horse riding and quad biking to clay pigeon shooting and archery, there’s something for everyone seeking adventure:


If you’re a seasoned hiker and up for a challenge, tackle Helvellyn, the third-highest peak in England. With stunning views and various ascent routes, this iconic mountain promises an unforgettable experience. Remember to check weather conditions and be well-prepared before attempting the climb. For hiking tips and routes, visit:

The Rheged Centre

Experience a blend of culture, shopping, and entertainment at The Rheged Centre. This contemporary arts and shopping venue hosts a variety of events, exhibitions, and a selection of unique shops and eateries. Check their website for the latest events and activities:

Pony Trekking at Rookin House:

Enjoy the Lake District’s beauty from horseback with pony trekking at Rookin House. Suitable for all ages and abilities, this activity offers a leisurely way to explore the area’s stunning landscapes. For more information and bookings, check out: