Where to stay around Ullswater?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 940 holiday lettings near Ullswater. From 523 Bungalows to 523 Cabins, 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 Ullswater is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Ullswater?

There are many lovely places to stay for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Ullswater. From HomeAway travellers, the popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lake District National Park: 2,853 holiday homes
  • Windermere: 1,749 holiday homes
  • Lake District: 3,286 holiday homes
  • Keswick: 436 holiday homes
  • Ambleside: 1,954 holiday homes

HomeAway offers you the possibility to discover many other popular destinations in Ullswater! Please use our search bar to access the selection of self catering accommodations available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Ullswater?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the cities in Ullswater with the largest selection of holiday lettings for a perfect city break:

  • Keswick: 436 holiday lettings
  • Ambleside: 1,954 holiday lettings
  • Bowness-on-Windermere: 1,492 holiday lettings
  • Grasmere: 1,221 holiday lettings
  • Kendal: 909 holiday lettings

For other cities, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday homes available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near in Ullswater?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday lettings near great places to visit in Ullswater. From HomeAway travellers, the top popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Brockhole - the Lake District Visitor Centre: 2,429 holiday rentals
  • Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing: 2,086 holiday rentals
  • Cumberland Pencil Museum: 1,785 holiday rentals
  • Coniston Water: 2,186 holiday rentals
  • Grasmere Garden Village: 2,363 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Ullswater listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection of holiday accommodations.

Choose Cottages in Ullswater with Owners Direct

Ullswater holiday accommodation is located on the shore of what is often billed as the most beautiful lake in the country. It’s a title that carries some weight, especially in a region that can also boast Grasmere, Windermer and Coniston Wateer. The lake is cradled by fells and is very popular with visitors, who come to admire the scenery and to take part in the wonderful array of water-based activities available here. Ullswater cottages are ideal for sailing holidays, with a number of marinas situated along the water’s edge. The surrounding hills and nearby village of Glenridding provides the perfect setting for a scenic stroll. More adventurous walkers staying at Ullswater holiday home farmhouses can head off on an adventure in the dramatic Lake District landscape. Helvellyn, the third highest mountain in England, is a short walk from Ullswater holiday accommodation, and can be reached via Glenridding. A more relaxed way to enjoy the fantastic scenery here is to take a steam cruise on the lake, which stops at the main settlements around the shore. An often overlooked feature of the Lake District is its wealth of historic sites – not far from Ullswater cottages is Dalemain Historic House and Gardens, as well as Hutton-in-the-Forest, two stunning buildings that date back hundreds of years. Horse-riding is a popular activity for visitors to Ullswater self-catering accommodation; there are a number of centers in the area, offering experiences for both experienced and novice riders. Weather in Ullswater At Lake District self-catering accommodation you’ll most likely experience mild weather, whenever you visit. Summers offer gentle warmth, while winter brings some snowfall to the taller pikes. Best Time to Visit Ullswater As they’re located in one of England’s favourite inland sailing destinations, Ullswater holiday homes might be best visited in the summer months when there are a number of meets, like July’s Lord Birkett Memorial Trophy. Reaching Ullswater The closest international airport to Ullswater self-catering cottages and holiday home farmhouses is Manchester (MAN), about two hours by car to the south.