Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Eskdale

The lake, mountains and gardens are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Eskdale. Revered for its bars, restaurants and bird watching, this city is both welcoming and walkable. If you're looking for accommodation options with space to entertain friends and family, HomeAway has plenty of options to choose from. Many rental homes offer full kitchens and laundry facilities, perfect for big groups.


Sightseeing in and around Eskdale

Are you hoping to find attractions to visit during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that makes Eskdale a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Brantwood (9.3 mi / 15 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (11 mi / 17.7 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (14.5 mi / 23.3 km)
  • Lakes Aqaurium (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (15.7 mi / 25.3 km)
  • South Lakes Safari Zoo (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Eskdale

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Eskdale is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wast Water (3.6 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Scafell Pike (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
  • Old Man of Coniston (6.7 mi / 10.8 km)
  • Pike of Stickle (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Harrison Stickle (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
  • Coniston Water (9.5 mi / 15.2 km)

Where to stay around Eskdale?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 913 holiday lettings near Eskdale. From 523 Houses to 38 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Eskdale for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Eskdale?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Eskdale. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Hardknott Roman Fort: 2,684 holiday lettings
  • Ullswater: 2,576 holiday lettings
  • Scafell Pike: 2,547 holiday lettings
  • Cartmel Racecourse: 2,263 holiday lettings
  • Coniston Water: 2,593 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Eskdale listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Eskdale?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 523 Houses in Eskdale. Our other popular types of Eskdale holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 38 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 332 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 332 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Eskdale?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 37 holiday homes with pool available in Eskdale. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.