Destination guide

Travel to friendly Whitehaven

Enjoy the churches and other features of Whitehaven. Well known for its cycling, local tours and bars, this welcoming city won't disappoint. 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 and attractions in Whitehaven

Do you want to find attractions to visit in the city? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Whitehaven has to offer. Here are some of the top attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre (7.5 mi / 12 km)
  • Lake District Coast Aquarium (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
  • Maryport Golf Club (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (17.4 mi / 28 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Whitehaven

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

  • St. Bees Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Crummock Water (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Buttermere (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Wast Water (13.4 mi / 21.5 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Scafell Pike (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Whitehaven

If you prefer to travel by train, Corkickle Station, Whitehaven Station and Parton Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday rentals are available around Whitehaven?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 112 holiday lettings around Whitehaven. From 58 Houses to 5 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.

Can I rent Houses in Whitehaven?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 58 Houses in Whitehaven. Our other popular types of Whitehaven holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 5 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 Whitehaven?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with internet/wifi among our 101 holiday homes with internet/wifi available in Whitehaven. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.