Hillcroft Park
Pooley Bridge, Ullswater, Cumbria

Experience log cabin luxury in Cumbria

What To Expect

A short walk from the picturesque village of Pooley Bridge, within the Lake District National Park, these exceptional lodges have jaw-dropping views of Lake Ullswater.

This award-winning park is the ideal spot for both couples and families to relax and has some lovely cycle trails and wonderful scenic walks right on the doorstep along with fishing, golf and water sports nearby.

This selection of stylish lodges offer all the comforts of home including flat-screen TV and DVD, fully equipped kitchens, contemporary bathrooms as well as a private patio/decking area with furniture and rejuvenating hot tub.

The Lake District is known around the world for its stunning scenery, a huge range of outdoor pursuits, fantastic food and glorious coastline, just some of the reasons it attracts nearly 16 million visitors a year.

First Class Luxury


Upon arrival, guests will be impressed by the attention to detail in these lovely holiday homes; tastefully decorated throughout, they provide everything required for stress-free living, including a decked area with garden furniture ideal for alfresco dining and a luxurious outdoor hot tub to unwind in whenever you please

The Accommodation

Lodges or Cottages?

This selection of premium 1 2 and 3-bedroom cottages and lodges all boast a spacious and modern design. Cots and highchairs are available to hire for those travelling with babies and the properties offer the modern conveniences you would expect in top quality self-catering accommodation.

Pet Friendly

Good place for dogs

The Lake District is one of the most dog-friendly places in the country with plenty of walks and adventures for them to enjoy.

While all the lodges at Hillcroft do not welcome pets some are dog-friendly (check before booking) and you can even order a dog-package for when you arrive which includes a bed, food and water bowls plus a towel for drying off after a walk. 

     At a glance     

  • Private hot tub
  • Licensed shop (March-October)
  • Children’s play area
  • Gas & electricity included
  • Cot/highchair available
  • Parking
  • Flat screen TV with DVD
  • Garden furniture
  • Pet-friendly (selected accommodation)
  • Laundrette
  • Wi-Fi


In this section, we take a look at Hillcroft log cabin reviews along with checking out the properties and facilities. Also, what the surrounding area has to offer



out of 10

Overall rating - 95%
Facilities - 90%
Location & surroundings - 97%
Helpfulness of staff - 97%
Value for money - 91%

Hillcroft Park
Roe Head Lane, Pooley Bridge, Penrith CA10 2LT, UK

Meadowbank Cottage

This delightful Cottage is semi-detached and furnished to a high standard. The ground-floor accommodation is ideal for guests who have difficulty with stairs. The cottage has central heating so can be enjoyed throughout the year and comprises: Dining/lounge area, well-equipped kitchen, 2 bedrooms and patio area with outdoor hot tub and parking for 2 cars.

Features include:

  • 3 Bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4 People
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

Jasmine Lodge

This attractive pet-friendly lodge sleeps 4 in double bedroom with en-suite and a further twin. The spacious open plan living area boasts a sleek modern kitchen and floor to ceiling windows to make the most of the views. French doors lead to a generous decked area with a secluded Jacuzzi, ideal for relaxing after a busy day exploring the area.

Features include:

  • Pet-friendly
  • Sleeps 4 People
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

Retreat Lodge

As the name implies this luxury lodge is the ideal retreat surrounded by beautiful woodland views. It offers a double bedroom with en-suite shower room and further twin bedroom. There is a family bathroom with overhead shower, modern high-gloss kitchen and stylish open-plan living area. Outside the decking and opulent hot tub are the perfect spot for unwinding and admiring the views.

Features include:

  • 2 bedrooms
  • Sleeps 4 People
  • Outdoor Hot Tub

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How to Book

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activities in the Ullswater area

A truly luxurious retreat yet only minutes away from all the activities and attractions of the Lake District make Hillcroft Holiday Park a popular choice for both families, couples, and groups of friends.

Hillcroft Park is the ideal location for holidays and weekend breaks within the Lake District National Park. Excellent walking and cycling opportunities abound, right from the doorstep.

In addition, for the more energetic, there is climbing, paragliding, white water canoeing, water-skiing, hang-gliding, sailing and mountain biking, all within easy reach.

For the less adventurous there are also more leisurely options to enjoy. You can explore the host of historic castles, stately homes and gardens such as Dalemain Historic House and Gardens, home to the famous Marmalade Awards. 

Visit the nearby Rheged Centre, a family entertainment and leisure complex that has a full programme of events throughout the year and is one of the Lake District’s leading family days out or climb aboard a vintage steamer across Ullswater for some spectacular photo opportunities. 

There are so many exciting things to do in the area you’ll be spoilt for choice

A Final Note

This top-rated park offers luxury self-catering accommodation within a setting that is hard to beat.

Walking, fishing, golf, horse-riding and various water sports are easily accessible and after a day spent exploring the local area you can relax in the warm bubbles of your own secluded outdoor hot tub. What could be more relaxing?

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