Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Cark

The area's history and museums are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Cark. This city's lake, bars and riverfront attract many visitors, as does its relaxing and welcoming location. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Cark

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Cark has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lakes Aqaurium (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • South Lakes Safari Zoo (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • The Hawk Garden (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Old School Brewery (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Lakeland Wildlife Oasis Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Regent Park Studios (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cark

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Cark is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Yewbarrow House Gardens (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Fell Foot Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Winster Valley (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Leighton Moss RSPB Reserve (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Morecambe Bay (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Stone Jetty (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Cark

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Grange-over-Sands Cark Cartmel Station.

Where to stay around Cark?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 518 holiday lettings near Cark. From 187 Houses to 32 Flats, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Cark 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 Cark?

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

  • Holker Hall: 2,295 holiday lettings
  • Cartmel Racecourse: 2,328 holiday lettings
  • Coniston Water: 2,677 holiday lettings
  • Fleetwood Golf Club: 392 holiday lettings
  • Visitor Centre: 3,033 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 187 Houses in Cark. Our other popular types of Cark holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 32 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 284 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 284 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 Cark?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 27 holiday homes with pool available in Cark. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.