Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Carsington

The lake and surrounding scenery provide a peaceful ambience to your holiday home in Carsington. Travellers appreciate the bars in this relaxing city. 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.


Activities and attractions in Carsington

Are you hoping to discover things to do while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that Carsington has to offer. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Gulliver's Kingdom (4.5 mi / 7.3 km)
  • Ashbourne Golf Club (6.2 mi / 9.9 km)
  • Crich Tramway Village (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Denby Pottery (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Peak District National Park Authority (10.8 mi / 17.4 km)
  • Alton Towers (11.8 mi / 19.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Carsington

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Carsington is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Carsington Water (0.6 mi / 0.9 km)
  • Heights of Abraham (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Lea Gardens (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Dovedale National Nature Reserve (6.2 mi / 10 km)
  • Poole's Cavern (17.5 mi / 28.2 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Carsington

The nearest airport is in East Midlands (EMA), located 20.9 mi (33.6 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you could also fly into Nottingham (NQT), which is 25.1 mi (40.5 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Carsington?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 801 holiday lettings around Carsington. From 245 Houses to 22 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 Carsington?

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

  • Peak District National Park: 2,216 holiday lettings
  • Alton Towers: 1,390 holiday lettings
  • Chatsworth House: 1,732 holiday lettings
  • Peak District National Park Authority: 1,798 holiday lettings
  • Cromford Station: 1,731 holiday lettings

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 245 Houses in Carsington. Our other popular types of Carsington holiday rentals include:

  • Flats: 22 self catering accommodations
  • Cabins: 454 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 454 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 Carsington?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 85 holiday homes with pool available in Carsington. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.