Last Minute Accommodation in the Lake District

Last Minute Accommodation in the Lake District

Last updated: 30th Jul 2014

Booking last minute accommodation in the Lake District is best done online, and with integrated booking facilities like the one on iknow-Lake-District, it's easy to book your ideal accommodation at the right time and date of the year. If you can be flexible about your holiday dates in the Lake District or you’re looking for last minute accommodation for an event, special occasion or during peak half-term, Easter and Bank Holiday periods, there are some great discount deals with over 20% off for last minute bookings here on iknow.

Consider calling B&B and cottage owners direct to check on last minute availability and late deals which may only just have become available – some actively request direct contact by phone for clarification on discount deals with late availability. Mid-week last minute deals, free extras, themed activity packages and winter or summer specials may all be available – check availability now and book and save with iknow. Cottages, B&Bs, apartments and hotels in Cumbria and the Lake District all want to fill late availability beds, so you’ll always find outstanding deals through the year. Larger percentage discounts off are available for very late availability if you book just a few days before arrival. Look out for sizzling summer late booking deals across peak months and get up to 20% off if booked within a designated number of days within your arrival date.

Search for last minute Lake District Accommodation in the Green Box!

Search for last minute Lake District Accommodation in the Green Box!

How to Search & Book Late Availability Rooms in the Lakes

To find your last minute B&B, hotel or cottage in the Lake District use the availability ‘green box’ search panel on the homepage of iknow-lakedistrict. Enter your destination – for example ‘The Lake District’ then enter your accommodation type (cottage/ B&B etc.) and your expected arrival date which could be tomorrow! Insert the number in your party, and if a B&B, how many rooms you require. Then just click the orange ‘Search’ button for your relevant list of last minute accommodation. Click the purple Special Offers button to find the very best late deals!

Book Last Minute Cottages in The Lake District

Whether you’re searching for a last minute cottage in the Eden Valley, a cosy Grade Listed beamed cottage in Cartmel perfect for that surprise romantic break or you’re on the hunt for a great deal on a large family cottage, find all these last minute cottage holidays in Cumbria and the Lake District. Are you organising a family gathering or needing that extra special cottage complex or large farmhouse for a wedding party or corporate event?

Book Last Minute Cottages in the Lakes

The Lake District contains an extensive and stunning choice of group accommodation options often available for last minute bookings, especially during off peak Autumn and Winter months – perfect for that last minute New Year’s short break in the Lakes or a Mountain Festival weekender! It’s never too late to book a last minute holiday cottage in the heart of the National Park. A great price and a great location are guaranteed, with family cycling, a choice of fell walks, farm parks, quirky specialist shopping and that not to be missed boat trip on Lakeland’s many scenic lakes all close to hand. Bring the family pet too – you’ll find an excellent choice of dog friendly cottages in the Lakes available last minute, and to book just a few days before your arrival. Find cottages available last minute across the National Park located on the shores of Lake Windermere, in the beautiful Coniston Fells or around Ambleside – perfect for a last minute walking getaway in the Langdale Peaks!

Last Minute Family holiday lodges near lake Windermere

Family Cottages, Lodges & Holiday Parks with Late Availability

Use iknow’s search panel to find last minute availability on a great choice of family friendly holiday lodges, cottages and groups of cottages on mountain and lakeside cottage complexes. Lookout for last minute accommodation with special offers for extra savings – many lodges offer great discounts to returning customers and on available space as a consequence of a cancellation. You could be settled in your spacious lakeside lodge next week or in that family friendly cottage near popular towns like Ambleside, Windermere and Bowness! Choose a last minute lodge or static caravan on a family holiday park in the Lakes and you’ll not only save on last minute bookings, you’ll also have inclusive use of onsite facilities including indoor swimming pools, gyms, restaurants or inns, dog exercising areas and nature trails. Search availability for lodges and holiday park accommodation in the Lakes now and book a last minute bargain getaway in the great outdoors.

Last Minute B&B Accommodation in the Lakes

You will find late availability on B&B guest houses in region all year round. Lookout for great deals on free nights and romantic extras such as free champagne. From pet friendly to family friendly and romantic B&B bolthole - we’ve got last minute availability on all these themed B&Bs in the National Park and Cumbria. It’s easy to book a walking break, specialist shopping getaway or a festival break for this forthcoming weekend. Super discount deals are often available on last minute B&B accommodation booked midweek or in quieter months. To fill establishments, B&B owners will often feature special offers across the forthcoming month!

Last Minute Romantic Breaks in the Lake District

Last Minute Romantic Breaks in the Lake District

Last Minute Hotels in the Lakes

Search for last minute hotels available in the next few days across Cumbria and the Lake District. Book a St Bees hotel with late availability – perfect for a coast and country getaway with spectacular beaches and fell walks on your doorstep. The city of Carlisle, Cumbria’s biggest urban centre always has last minute availability on hotels and B&Bs. These are perfect for a weekend break exploring Hadrian’s Wall, Carlisle Castle and Cathedral! Grab your bike or walking boots and base yourself in a country house hotel available last minute in the North Lakes – ideal for popular walks like Catbells in the Newlands Valley.

No need to leave Rover behind – the Lake District has a superb choice of dog friendly hotels with late availability. Book a pet friendly hotel in Bowness, perfect for dog friendly boat trips and a host of pretty walks and lakeside strolls. Last minute relaxing breaks don’t come much better than a hotel in Edwardian resort Grange over Sands or stay in a Cockermouth hotel for a last minute literary themed getaway in Wordsworth’s birthplace.

Last Minute Spa Breaks in the Lake District

Last Minute Spa Hotels

Enjoy a last minute spa break in the Lakes in one of Cumbria’s luxury spa hotels. Superb last minute deals on 2 night/ weekend spa breaks are often available in the Lake District – perfect for recharging batteries. Lakeland spa hotels feature everything from cutting edge gyms, massage, indoor pools, saunas, steam rooms, beauty treatments, Solariums, spa pools and more – your last minute pamper treat is just a click away!

Last Minute Accommodation in the Lake District on the 24th May 2015 for 1 night for 2 people

Enjoy a last minute break to Milnthorpe and the Lake District when staying at this quality & award winning inn. Family & four poster rooms, restaurant, bar & beer garden.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 66 reviews Rating from 66 reviews
£65.00
A charming bed and breakfast in Motherby village just four miles from the shores of Ullswater and close to the market towns of Keswick & Penrith. Call for last minute availability.
Show on Mapmap pin
£69.00
Dalton-in-Furness
Dalton-in-Furness offering comfortable accommodation in the heart of the town. Ideal base for exploring the Lake District. Call for last minute breaks.
Show on Mapmap pin
£50.00
Kirkby Lonsdale
17th century coaching Inn with award winning restaurant offering B&B near Kirkby Lonsdale in the Lune Valley, leisure club with pool/beauty salon, 24 rooms.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 703 reviews Rating from 703 reviews
£95.00
Enjoy a last minute break to the South Lakes when staying at this welcoming B&B with free Wi-Fi, excellent breakfast, bike storage & laundry facilities. Children welcome.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 37 reviews Rating from 37 reviews
£75.00
Stunning, award-winning Ambleside B&B with spacious, individually furnished rooms. Delicious daily breakfast. Free parking & WiFi available for all customers. Great little extras.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 912 reviews Rating from 912 reviews
£112.00
Book a great last minute break at this special Grasmere hotel in the heart of the Lake District. A great selection of en-suite rooms for couples or small families. Breakfast inc.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 286 reviews Rating from 286 reviews
£144.00
Splendid Victorian country house hotel in Ingleton offering B&B and dinner, B&B accommodation. Ideally located for walkers and sightseers, residents lounge and bar.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 227 reviews Rating from 227 reviews
£58.00
Luxury Grasmere hotel in an acre of gardens, adjacent to the lake and close to village centre. Award winning restaurant, swimming pool and golf breaks.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 184 reviews Rating from 184 reviews
£140.00
Quality Lake District B&B accommodation in a beautiful rural setting. 3 miles from Kendal,15 mins from M6 Motorway. Awarded 3* from Enjoy England. Pets welcome.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 23 reviews Rating from 23 reviews
£120.00
Phone the best rates at this charming B&B between the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks. En-suite rooms. Delicious, locally sourced breakfast. Wi-Fi and parking.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 53 reviews Rating from 53 reviews
£75.00
Grange in Borrowdale
Charming Victorian country house hotel near Derwentwater & offering beautiful views over the Borrowdale Valley. Luxury rooms ideal for an extra special break. Family friendly.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 242 reviews Rating from 242 reviews
£190.00
You can book last minute accommodation with us at our bed and breakfast in Thornthwaite now by calling or emailing us. Families are welcome and we have off road parking available.
Show on Mapmap pin
£78.00
Short stays and last minute breaks available at these five well equipped apartments in the town of Sedbergh. Perfect for exploring the Yorkshire Dales and Lake District.
  • Sleeps 12
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 39 reviews Rating from 39 reviews
£120.00
Grange over Sands
B&B in Grange over Sands providing welcoming accommodation with seven en-suite rooms, available for occasional last-minute bookings. Ideal for a relaxing break.
Show on Mapmap pin
TripAdvisor traveller rating from 17 reviews Rating from 17 reviews
£70.00