Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Orton

The lake and countryside provide a pleasant backdrop to your holiday home in Orton. This relaxing and welcoming city entices travellers with its restaurants and bars. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.


Sightseeing in and around Orton

Are you hoping to find things to do in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Orton a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Appleby Golf Club (9.7 mi / 15.7 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (13.9 mi / 22.4 km)
  • Lakeland Maze Farm Park (14 mi / 22.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Orton

Orton is famous for its panoramic lake views and pristine countryside. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Orton is a great place to get out in nature. These are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Wansfell Pike (13.2 mi / 21.3 km)
  • Lyth Valley (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)
  • Place Fell (14 mi / 22.5 km)
  • Ullswater (14.3 mi / 23 km)
  • Mayburgh Henge (14.3 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Dora's Field (15.6 mi / 25 km)

How many holiday rentals are available around Orton?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 486 holiday lettings around Orton. From 384 cabins to 57 houses, 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 Orton? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Orton. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Ambleside: 1,882 holiday lettings
  • Garsdale Station: 988 holiday lettings
  • Cartmel Racecourse: 1,798 holiday lettings
  • Kendal Oxenholme Station: 1,828 holiday lettings
  • Lowther Castle and Gardens: 1,996 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Orton 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 Cabins in Orton?

Yes, of course. offers 384 Cabins in Orton. Our other popular types of Orton holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 57 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 384 self catering accommodations
  • Flats: 23 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 Orton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 6 holiday homes with pool available in Orton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.