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Unwind in style with these luxury log cabins with hot tubs near Lake District

Picture yourself soaking in a hot tub under a star-studded sky being at one with nature, Liddel Water Lodges offers the perfect rural riverside retreat.

Written by Rachael Nichol
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Craving an escape from the city chaos, where nature meets luxury? Liddel Water Lodges is your haven to hit pause in a world that never stops.

Nestled in the captivating Liddel Valley, on the borders of the Lake District and Scotland, this staycation gem boasts two luxury log cabins and a farmhouse, each equipped with a private hot tub. Think ski-chalet vibes with riverside tranquillity and panoramic views.

Whether you’re soaking in the hot tub beneath the star-studded sky or cosying up beside the wood-burning stove with a glass of wine, Liddel Water Lodges guarantees a luxurious escape where time moves at your pace.

Hosted by the husband-and-wife dynamic duo, Simon and Dominique Harrison, here you can expect an extra special stay. On arrival, you’ll be greeted with a welcome hamper featuring the likes of homemade brownies, ginger loaf cake and cereal. Plus, your four-legged companion is more than welcome to join the adventure, too.

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Minetrack Cabin

Sleeps: 10

Price: from £1,111 (two-night stay minimum)

Step into luxury at Minetrack, where a locally crafted spiral staircase greets you. The ground floor is a cosy haven, featuring an open-plan space with a Bose music system, a 60″ TV, and a crackling log fire – perfect for entertaining. The fully equipped kitchen awaits culinary adventures.

Upstairs, three master en suite bedrooms boast sweeping countryside views that are perfect to wake up to. The master en suite and a charming bunk bedroom grace are found on the ground floor.

Slide open glass doors to a private deck with a barbecue, wood-fired pizza oven and stunning views. Wind down in the outdoor hot tub and fire pit under the stars with the soothing sound of the river flowing by – and relax…

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Millpond Cabin

Sleeps: 4

Price: from £634.28 (two-night stay minimum)

Immerse yourself in the ultimate riverside retreat at Millpond by getting lost in nature’s beauty while enjoying the modern comforts of this snug cabin.


Unwind in the open-plan living area, equipped with a 42″ smart TV, DVD player and Bose sound system.  The stylish kitchen boasts granite surfaces and top-notch appliances, from a dishwasher to a Nespresso machine.

As you climb the stairs, the master bedroom features a luxurious king-size bed, flat-screen TV, oak furnishings and a patio door opening onto the deck. The second bedroom, perfect for families, offers two comfy single beds and direct deck access. Outside soak in the hot tub with your loved ones catching up with the backdrop of nature’s beauty.

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Sheilingmoss Farmhouse

Sleeps: 8

Price: from £707 (two-night stay minimum) 

Discover the luxury of Sheilingmoss Farmhouse, this four-bedroom haven features a private hot tub with calming River Liddel views, nestled within 50 acres of scenic farmland.

Inside, a cosy living room awaits with a log burner for relaxing evenings. The farmhouse kitchen is perfect for shared meals and each bedroom has a private bathroom. The games room, equipped with a pool table is ideal for entertaining the whole party.

Beyond, you’ll discover a mile of riverfront which brings an authentic farm experience with wonderful walks right on the doorstep to discover.


Liddel Water Lodges, Penton, Carlisle CA6 5QU

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