Where to stay around Lake District?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 3,292 holiday lettings near Lake District. From 2,080 cottages to 844 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Lake District is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake District?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Lake District. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lake District National Park: 2,867 holiday homes
  • Scotland: 8,129 holiday homes
  • Yorkshire: 5,350 holiday homes
  • Northumberland: 1,319 holiday homes
  • Yorkshire Dales: 1,913 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Lake District! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Lake District?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Lake District with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Keswick: 440 holiday lettings
  • Ambleside: 1,959 holiday lettings
  • Bowness-on-Windermere: 1,497 holiday lettings
  • Grasmere: 1,225 holiday lettings
  • Kendal: 912 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Lake District?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Lake District. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Brockhole - the Lake District Visitor Centre: 2,439 holiday rentals
  • Forest of Bowland: 491 holiday rentals
  • Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing: 2,090 holiday rentals
  • Cumberland Pencil Museum: 1,801 holiday rentals
  • Coniston Water: 2,191 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lake District listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Take in the lakeside beauty of Lake District

The lake, parks and mountains are the perfect backdrop to your holiday home in Lake District. This romantic and walkable city entices travellers with its hiking and sightseeing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or trip with friends, holiday rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities and attractions in Lake District

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that makes Lake District a fun place to get away to. 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 (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Rookin House Activity Centre (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Lakes Aqaurium (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lake District

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Lake District is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Easdale Tarn (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Harrison Stickle (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Helm Crag (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Pike of Stickle (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Alcock Tarn (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Skelwith Force (3.7 mi / 6 km)