Destination guide

Cosy Grange-over-Sands will entice you

The countryside, lake and gardens are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Grange-over-Sands. This city's skydiving, bars and golfing draw many visitors. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in Grange-over-Sands

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Grange-over-Sands a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lakes Aqaurium (4.6 mi / 7.4 km)
  • The Hawk Garden (7.1 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Lakeland Wildlife Oasis Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Cinderbarrow Miniature Railway (8 mi / 12.8 km)
  • Old School Brewery (8.1 mi / 13 km)
  • Lakeland Maze Farm Park (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Grange-over-Sands

Travellers appreciate the panoramic lake views and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Grange-over-Sands has to offer. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Grange-over-Sands. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Yewbarrow House Gardens (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Winster Valley (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Fell Foot Park (4.3 mi / 7 km)
  • Leighton Moss RSPB Reserve (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Lakeland Wildlife Oasis Park (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Lyth Valley (8.2 mi / 13.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Grange-over-Sands

If you prefer to travel by train, Grange-over-Sands Station, Grange-over-Sands Kents Bank Station and Grange-over-Sands Cark Cartmel Station are the main stations that serve the city.

How many holiday rentals are available around Grange-over-Sands?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,429 holiday lettings around Grange-over-Sands. From 1,092 cottages to 167 houses, 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.

Can I rent a rural property in Grange-over-Sands?

If you are yearning for a quiet retreat from city life, then listen up! Leave all the stressful noise behind and savour the soothing sounds of the countryside. HomeAway has 376 countryside getaway rentals in this destination. Of course, that might not be for everyone. Luckily, HomeAway has a bunch more options, including:

  • 279 lakeside holiday accommodation options.
  • 269 village holiday accommodation options.
  • 144 town holiday accommodation options.

Can I rent a house in Grange-over-Sands?

If you want to have an authentic local experience and love having lots of space to spread out, renting a whole house is the way to go. There are 790 options currently available on HomeAway. Prices start at £50 a night. Or maybe you'd rather pick one of the area's other popular self-catering accommodation options, such as:

  • Cottage: 748 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £54 per night.
  • Apartment: 105 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £60 per night.
  • Bed & breakfast: 87 self-catering accommodation options. Prices start from £46 per night.

Can I stay in Grange-over-Sands in a large group?

Whether you're setting off on a getaway with the family or spending a few nights away with your old school mates, it's a whole lot of fun staying in a brand new place together! The best news is that HomeAway has options to suit you. At the moment, house holiday rentals are popular for large groups of travellers here, and we have 166 available on our database. Around the area, the rental properties that are suitable for large groups of people include:

  • Are you searching for places that can hold 6 of you? We have 362 that will be suitable. The prices start from £57 per night.
  • After somewhere for 5 guests? We have 139 that will serve you well. You can get one for as little as £65 per night.
  • Seeking out rental properties catering to 8 guests? You'll be glad to learn we have 129 that will fit the bill. You can grab one from just £120 per night.

So don't fear! When you travel with us you'll be able to bring your uncle, your grandpa and all your besties to Grange-over-Sands.