Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Glenridding

The lake and mountains create a pretty picture of Glenridding. This welcoming city is known for its bars, coffee shops and boating. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Glenridding

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Glenridding a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rookin House Activity Centre (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Brantwood (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glenridding

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Glenridding. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ullswater (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • St. Sunday Crag (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Place Fell (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Hellvellyn (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Aira Force (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Gowbarrow Fall (3.7 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glenridding

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 28.3 mi (45.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay around Glenridding?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,209 holiday lettings near Glenridding. From 801 Houses to 46 Flats, 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 Glenridding is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Glenridding?

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

  • Scafell Pike: 2,642 holiday lettings
  • Coniston Water: 2,696 holiday lettings
  • Derwent Water: 2,561 holiday lettings
  • Visitor Centre: 3,066 holiday lettings
  • Lowther Castle and Gardens: 2,476 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 801 Houses in Glenridding. Our other popular types of Glenridding holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 46 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 343 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 343 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 Glenridding?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 56 holiday homes with pool available in Glenridding. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.