Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Gilcrux getaway

The parks and other outdoor surroundings create an inviting atmosphere in Gilcrux. This city has something for everyone. 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.

Activities

Activities and attractions in Gilcrux

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

  • Maryport Golf Club (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Lake District Coast Aquarium (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue (13.6 mi / 22 km)
  • Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Gilcrux

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Gilcrux is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lake District Wildlife Park (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Bassenthwaite Lake (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (10 mi / 16 km)
  • Crummock Water (12.5 mi / 20.1 km)
  • Hope Park (12.8 mi / 20.7 km)
  • Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue (13.6 mi / 22 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Gilcrux

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 26.7 mi (43 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Gilcrux?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 271 holiday lettings near Gilcrux. From 150 Houses to 6 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Gilcrux 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 Gilcrux?

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

  • Scafell Pike: 2,553 holiday lettings
  • Derwent Water: 2,480 holiday lettings
  • Cumberland Pencil Museum: 2,343 holiday lettings
  • Crummock Water: 1,880 holiday lettings
  • Castlerigg Stone Circle: 2,426 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 150 Houses in Gilcrux. Our other popular types of Gilcrux holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 6 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 100 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 100 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 Gilcrux?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Gilcrux. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.