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A holiday rental home in Elterwater is a wonderful option for your next breakaway.

There is plenty to do whilst on holiday to Elterwater. You can enjoy the many activities in the out or doors or head to one of the nearby attractions or historical sites. A holiday rental home in Elterwater will provide you with a place to retreat after a day of exploring. There are rental homes to suit most budgets and you will find that they offer all of the comforts of home.

Things to do on holiday to Elterwater

The whole family will find activities in the out of doors to suit their taste. Whether the most active person, or one who would rather just relax at the lakeshore, there is something for everyone. Of course the lakes provide the opportunity for a variety of water sports. These include swimming, fishing, snorkelling and boating. Also, the aforementioned relaxing by the lake is always an option as well. There are many beautiful spots in which visitors can go hiking, cycling and nature watching. One example of such a place is Grizedale Forest Park. This park offers marked trails that you can hike alone, or you can choose a guided walk during which a knowledgeable guide will share what he knows about the park and the surrounding areas. There are also a number of interesting attractions nearby.

Places to visit on holiday to Elterwater

There are many interesting and beautiful places to visit whilst on holiday in the Lakes District where Elterwater is located. One of the popular attractions is the many wildlife sanctuaries located nearby. There, visitors can learn about how they can help protect some of the earth’s most fragile species. There are also many historically important sites. The Ambleside Roman Fort is managed by the National Trust. It is home to what remains of a fort that was built in the 2nd century. There are also amazing outdoor sites. Skelwith Force is a waterfall located on the River Brathay. Whilst not the biggest waterfall, there are loud cascades that leave quite an impression on most visitors.

Weather in Elterwater

A holiday to Elterwater is best planned for the drier and warmer spring and summer months. Because the area around Elterwater is known for having up to 200 rainy days per year, visiting during the drier months is quite important. The spring and summer tend to have far fewer rainy days than the winter months. The average high temperatures in the summer are between 19 and 23 degrees. The spring is just a few degrees cooler. The winter ushers in cooler temperatures with the average highs being between 5 and 7 degrees.

Travel to Elterwater

The closest airport to Elterwater is Blackpool (BLK), but many choose instead to fly into Manchester International (MAN) or Newcastle(NCL). Whilst both of those airports about a two hour drive from Elterwater, there is a railway station at Manchester from which travellers can take a railcar to arrive closer to their destination. The closest railway station to Elterwater is in Windermere.

Wonderful! 4.8/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8168988
22
Viewed 19 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8116509
14
Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(5 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8025516
5
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.4/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8138416
7
Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
House #6980286
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #6990099
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
House #6980289
  • 2 BR
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 4
House #6980292
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #6998066
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #6717010
  • 2 BR
  • Separate Toilets
  • Sleeps 4
House #6980293
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 6
House #6980297
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6717100
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #8077343
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6717011
Excellent! 4.5/5
(20 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8158830
20
Viewed 232 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1933633
22
Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(40 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 7
Bungalow #1905885
40
Viewed 79 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(19 reviews)
avg/night
  • 5 BR
  • 4 BA
  • Sleeps 10
House #1747932
19
Viewed 64 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(23 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
Cottage #1123064
23
Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 8
House #8151978
26
Viewed 68 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #6472092
15
Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.5/5
(13 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #6492026
13
Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(28 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Barn #8173830
28
Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Bungalow #8146970
22
Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
House #1883428
17
Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #8144499
10
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #1933735
31
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #8076509
17
Viewed 21 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(18 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 3
House #8159153
18
Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #1876740
22
Viewed 25 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(22 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #8072662
22
Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(43 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #8079212
43
Viewed 26 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(86 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #411435
86
Viewed 34 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #8132297
26
Viewed 33 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(32 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #8160308
32
Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #6974568
9
Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
Good! 3.7/5
(14 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #8161669
14
Viewed 66 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(7 reviews)
avg/night
  • 4 BR
  • 3 BA
  • Sleeps 8
House #6864690
7
Viewed 35 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(21 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #8083515
21
Viewed 29 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(39 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cabin #8132074
39
Viewed 118 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.6/5
(15 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 5
Cottage #8088447
15
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6104875
10
Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
Excellent! 4.7/5
(26 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8078250
26
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Exceptional! 5/5
(9 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 2
Cottage #8131438
9
Viewed 16 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(10 reviews)
avg/night
  • 2 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Cottage #6711936
10
Viewed 14 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(17 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Sleeps 6
Cottage #8109523
17
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(42 reviews)
avg/night
  • 1 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 4
Apartment #1880897
42
Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.9/5
(11 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 2 BA
  • Separate Toilet
  • Sleeps 6
House #8169090
11
Viewed 27 times in the last 48 hours
Wonderful! 4.8/5
(31 reviews)
avg/night
  • 3 BR
  • 1 BA
  • Sleeps 5
House #8123199
31
Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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Elterwater Holiday Cottages & Apartments (300+)

 

Recent Reviews

Great location

4 of 5
Lovely property. Clean. Handy for the town.
  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

Excellent time

5 of 5
The property was nice, clean and comfortable
  • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
  • Date of Stay: Jun 2017