Stunning Lodges in the Lake District with Hot Tubs

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The Lake District is one of the UK’s holiday gems; a national park situated in Cumbria, north west England. Whether you’re looking for lakes in Kendal, or mountains, country inns and art galleries in Ambleside, The Lakes has it all, making it one of the best holiday lodge destinations in the UK. 

We’ve spent hours researching hot tub breaks in the Lake District (as well as going there on multiple occasions). From that we’ve been able to shortlist the best areas to start your search. And, we’ve also summarised our pick for the best hot tub lodge in The Lakes. 

Featured Lake District hot tub breaks

Need some inspiration? We've hand picked some of the best lodges with hot tubs in the Lake District. We've also thrown a range of cottages, log cabins, pods and glamping huts in for good measure!

Swallows Hideaway

  • Hot tub lodge with a smart TV
  • Decking and BBQ
  • Perfect retreat for 2 in Cumbria
  • Secluded location in Eden Valley

Brackenburgh Lodge

  • Shepherd's hut near Keswick (4 miles)
  • 0.25 miles from the local pub
  • Lodge with a hot tub
  • Cheap last minute deals available

Swirral Edge, Keswick

  • Pod with a hot tub!
  • 4 miles from Keswick
  • 1 mile from pubs and golf course
  • Working farm
  • Hot tub breaks for 2 starting £1,300pw

Swaledale Pod, Patterdale

  • Romantic hot tub break for 2
  • Secluded pod / glamping hut
  • Great location for scenic walks
  • Hot tub, BBQ, fire pit
  • Fully self catering

Scafell Lodge, Coniston Water

  • Dog friendly lodge in the Lake District
  • Sleeps 2
  • Short walk to Coniston Water, pubs and shops
  • Woodland trails nearby (Grizedale Forest)
  • Last minute hot tub breaks from £610

Pheasants Nook, Ennerdale Bridge

  • Ennerdale Bridge 5mls away
  • Perfect romantic hot tub break
  • Great walks: Catbells, Kinniside Stone Circle
  • Outdoor kitchen: BBQ & pizza oven
  • Luxury hot tub breaks from £1,175 pw

Little Man, Keswick, Lake District

  • Secluded bijou pod with a hot tub
  • Dogs welcome, scenic local walks
  • Threlkeld 1 mile (shops, pubs etc)
  • Fully self catering
  • Average 5 star reviews from 69 guests

Shefferlands Lodge, Cumbria

  • Sleeps 4, 2 more cabins so perfect for groups
  • Set on a beautiful Estate near Cumbria
  • Easy reach of the Dales / North Pennines
  • Decking with hot tub and BBQ
  • Lake District hot tub lodges from £800!

Our Favourite Hot Tub Lodge in The Lake District

With dozens of different websites offering price comparisons, a range of different destinations in The Lakes and over 100 different holiday lodges with hot tubs to choose from, making a decision on which getaway to book isn’t exactly easy. But, we’re here to help. 

We’ve dug through dozens of listings on a range of holiday lodge websites, to find the best in the Lake District. We’ve checked prices, local amenities and reviews from holidaymakers on a range of websites including Tripadvisor,, Hoseasons, Holiday Cottages, Sykes Cottages and Expedia.

After researching all the hot tub breaks available in the Lake District, here is our top pick.

Brackenburgh Lodge (near Penrith), Cumbria, Lake District

Brackenburgh Lodge garden with hot tub

Looking for the perfect hot tub holiday in the Lake District? Brackenburgh Lodge gets our vote, part of the exclusive Calthwaite Hall estate.

This luxury lodge gives you the perfect chance to get away from the city, and relax with your own private hot tub. Yet, it’s within walking distance of the best local surroundings including estate gardens and of course, the all important local pub. And, you’ll have easy access to the best parts of the Lake District National Park, as well as being within driving distance of the Scottish border.

Brackenburgh is a 5 star self catering holiday lodge, sleeping up to 4 people. It’s dog friendly, so two of your four-legged friends will be able to join you on your hot tub break.

What You Need To Know About Brackenburgh Hot Tub Lodge

Brackenburgh hot tub Lodge kitchen area

Brackenburgh is fully set up with everything you need for your hot tub holiday, as it’s a dedicated self catering lodge. And, that’s unlike some of the lodges we found where holidaymakers' reviews complained about basic property amenities being broken, or missing completely. 

Here’s what you can expect from Brackenburgh lodge:

  • Our favourite Lake District hot tub lodge
  • Sleeps 4 (twin and king)
  • Master bedroom with ensuite, and separate bathroom
  • All the amenities you’d expect including: gas hob, electric oven, washer, dryer, dishwasher, fridge and freezer
  • Smart TV
  • Parking for 2 cars
  • Open decking area inclusive of seating and the all important BBQ
  • Within 3 miles of the local pub and shop
  • Toiletries
  • Dog friendly!

Brackenburgh Hot Tub Accommodation in Summary

Brackenburgh Lodge decking area front

Brackenburgh works perfectly for families, or as group accommodation. But, it’s not ridiculously big like some of the lodges in the Lake District that suit 6-12 holidaymakers, so it’s perfect for those looking for a romantic retreat too. And, with the Lake District and Scottish borders on your doorstep, you won’t be short of things to do. 

You’ll have the best of what the Lake District has to offer, and right on your doorstep. That means the likes of Rheged Centre, which has something for all ages (soft play, pottery, shops, cafes and exhibitions). And there’s the likes of the Aira Force waterfalls, the Coast to Coast and Eden Valley which are suitable for walkers, hikers, climbers and bikers. 

And, if you’re looking for a drive out, we’d suggest heading to both Pooley Bridge and Ullswater Lake.

Brackenburgh Lodge Holiday Highlights

With this holiday lodge, you’ll have easy access to some of the best things to do in the Lake District, including the likes of:

Top Locations to Book Hot Tub Lodges in the Lake District

From Hadrian’s Wall, to the Aira Force. Your hot tub break in the Lake District allows you to escape the hustle and bustle of the city, and enjoy days out both indoors and out. But, it’s not just our holiday lodge top pick that’s on offer. There are 100s of holiday lodges with hot tubs in the Lake District to suit every budget, including: 

  • Small budgets, as there are plenty of last minute breaks on offer
  • Dog friendly lodges
  • Quaint lodges ideal for that perfect romantic retreat
  • Group accommodation for bikers, hikers and climbers
  • Luxury accommodation sleeping 2-12 people.

Not sure where to stay in the Lake District and wanting some inspiration? The Lake District is home to some of the most beautiful parts of the UK, and here are some of our favourites:

  • Windermere
  • Ambleside
  • Keswick
  • Coniston Water
  • Ullswater
  • Grasmere
  • Langdale Valley

Why Book a Hot Tub Lodge Break in the Lake District?

The Lake District is one of the most popular lodge holiday destinations in the UK, and it’s easy to see why. It has everything for everyone, from couples and small families, to large groups.

It has plenty of its own attractions, but is within a short drive to some of the best in Scotland too. And that includes crystal clear lake walks, mountain hikes, and forest trails. It’s the perfect place to make the most out of the outdoors.

Looking for more holiday inspiration? Go further afield and check out our lodges with hot tubs page, or this one covering hot tub lodges Loch Lomond.