As the nights draw in and the days get a little chillier, cottages with log fires are highly sought after for any last minute holiday. The northern capital of cosiness, Windermere, has a great selection of holiday cottages with open fires; perfect for warming up any staycation, be it a group gathering or a romantic getaway. Because let’s face it, a log burning fire has universal charm!
And when you combine Windermere’s fresh lakeside air with its rife opportunities for brisk, countryside walks - an evening wrapped up in front of the roaring log burner starts to sound extremely appealing indeed. Plus, with it’s back-to-nature vibes, Windermere is a great destination to get warm from the elements, not just from the radiators.
How to make the most of a cottage with an open fire,br>
Cosy cottages in Windermere are the real joy of winter; returning to the warmth of a log burner is an excellent way to make the most of an otherwise cold evening. Whether you’re snuggling up with a takeaway or coming back to your cottage full up and content from an evening in the town, it’s great to wrap up warm in your own private accommodation with no one to disturb you.
Or, why wait until the evening to enjoy the warming glow of your open fire? If the weather is really letting you down, it doesn't matter so much when you have a perfectly cosy cottage to shelter in, right? Bring some board games and a good book and find some true relaxation in the heart of the Lake District.
Nearby you can visit the quaint towns of Hawkshead, Ambleside and Grasmere.