Destination guide

Head to the friendly city of Braithwaite

The lake, mountains and forests display a scene truly unique to Braithwaite. Travellers appreciate the coffee shops in this welcoming city. 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 and around Braithwaite

Do you want to discover things to do during your stay? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Braithwaite a fun place to get away to. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whinlatter Forest Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (5.6 mi / 9.1 km)
  • Rookin House Activity Centre (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Maryport Golf Club (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Lake District Coast Aquarium (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Braithwaite

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to appreciate the scenery, Braithwaite is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whinlatter Forest Park (1.7 mi / 2.7 km)
  • Hope Park (2.8 mi / 4.5 km)
  • Derwent Water (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Lodore Falls (4.1 mi / 6.6 km)
  • Bassenthwaite Lake (4.5 mi / 7.2 km)
  • Crummock Water (5.5 mi / 8.9 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Braithwaite

Fly into Carlisle (CAX), the closest airport, located 28.3 mi (45.5 km) from the city centre.

How many holiday rentals are available around Braithwaite?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 701 holiday lettings around Braithwaite. From 630 cottages to 630 cabins, 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 Braithwaite? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Braithwaite. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Go Ape Whinlatter: 1,606 holiday lettings
  • Ambleside: 1,898 holiday lettings
  • Go Ape Grizedale: 2,218 holiday lettings
  • Scafell Pike: 2,058 holiday lettings
  • Cumberland Pencil Museum: 1,924 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Braithwaite listed on 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 Cottages in Braithwaite?

Yes, of course. offers 630 Cottages in Braithwaite. Our other popular types of Braithwaite holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 630 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 24 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 4 self catering accommodations

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Braithwaite?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 5 holiday homes with pool available in Braithwaite. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.