Destination guide

Find the perfect holiday rental for your Windermere getaway

Learn about the unique charm of Windermere with a stay in a holiday home rental. This city has something for everyone. 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 and around Windermere

Are you hoping to find top things to see and do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to experience everything that makes Windermere a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Stoney Rise Vineyard (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Velo Winery (4.4 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Marion's Vineyard (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
  • Winter Brook Vineyard (7.2 mi / 11.5 km)
  • Tasmania Zoo (8.5 mi / 13.7 km)
  • Moores Hill (8.6 mi / 13.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Windermere

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Windermere is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Royal Park (10.6 mi / 17 km)
  • City Park (10.7 mi / 17.2 km)
  • Cataract Gorge (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Saint Leonards Recreational Reserve (13.5 mi / 21.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Windermere

The nearest airport is in Launceston, TAS (LST), located 18.9 mi (30.4 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that's convenient for your trip, you could book a flight to Devonport, TAS (DPO), which is 32 mi (51.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Windermere?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 102 holiday lettings around Windermere. From 53 Houses to 30 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.

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

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

  • Cataract Gorge: 213 holiday lettings
  • Launceston College: 212 holiday lettings
  • 1842 Gallery: 213 holiday lettings
  • Goaty Hill Wines: 106 holiday lettings
  • Low Head Lighthouse: 64 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 53 Houses in Windermere. Our other popular types of Windermere holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 30 self catering accommodations
  • Villas: 2 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 8 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Cottages and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Windermere?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 4 holiday homes with pool available in Windermere. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.