Destination guide

Why people love visiting cosy Gosforth

Enjoy the entertainment and other features of Gosforth. This city is welcoming and walkable, recognised for its bars, lake and restaurants. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in Gosforth

Do you want to discover top things to see and do in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Gosforth a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whinlatter Forest Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Brantwood (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gosforth

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gosforth is a great place to spend some time outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wast Water (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • St. Bees Beach (7.8 mi / 12.6 km)
  • Scafell Pike (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Buttermere (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • Crummock Water (10.6 mi / 17.1 km)
  • Pike of Stickle (13.1 mi / 21 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Gosforth?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 152 holiday lettings around Gosforth. From 98 Houses to 2 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

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

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

  • Scafell Pike: 2,544 holiday lettings
  • Derwent Water: 2,466 holiday lettings
  • Cumberland Pencil Museum: 2,335 holiday lettings
  • South Lakes Safari Zoo: 1,510 holiday lettings
  • Crummock Water: 1,872 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Gosforth 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 Gosforth?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 98 Houses in Gosforth. Our other popular types of Gosforth holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 45 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 45 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 internet/wifi in Gosforth?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 132 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Gosforth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.