Where to stay around Cumbria?

Our 2018 property listings offer a large selection of 5,129 vacation rentals near Cumbria. From 1,851 Houses to 1,548 Cabins, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cumbria for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cumbria?

There are many lovely places to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cumbria. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular destinations to visit are:

  • Lake District National Park: 4,201 vacation rentals
  • Lake District: 4,905 vacation rentals
  • Keswick: 482 vacation rentals
  • Windermere: 2,365 vacation rentals
  • Ambleside: 2,642 vacation rentals

And HomeAway offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Cumbria! Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available in other popular destinations.

What are the main cities to discover in Cumbria?

Whether you're traveling with family or friends, here are the cities with the largest selection of vacation rentals for a holiday trip or just for a weekend in Cumbria:

  • Keswick: 482 rentals
  • Ambleside: 2,642 rentals
  • Grasmere: 1,540 rentals
  • Near Sawrey: 1,859 rentals
  • Windermere: 2,197 rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Cumbria?

HomeAway offers a large selection of rentals near lovely places in Cumbria. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Brockhole - the Lake District Visitor Centre: 3,392 rentals
  • South Lakes Safari Zoo: 1,958 rentals
  • Dove Cottage: 3,391 rentals
  • Carnforth Silverdale Station: 2,702 rentals
  • Derwent Water: 2,818 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cumbria 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.

Take in the lakeside beauty of Cumbria

Enjoy the history and other features of Cumbria. This romantic and walkable city is known for its lake, hiking and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.

Activities and attractions in and around Cumbria

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Cumbria has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rookin House Activity Centre (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Brantwood (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)

Exploring the natural features in Cumbria

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cumbria. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aira Force (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Gowbarrow Fall (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Ullswater (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Place Fell (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Ullswater (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • St. Sunday Crag (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)

Explore destinations around Cumbria

Keswick
482 vacation rentals
Ambleside
2,642 vacation rentals
Grasmere
1,540 vacation rentals
Near Sawrey
1,859 vacation rentals
Windermere
2,197 vacation rentals
Kendal
1,019 vacation rentals
Carlisle
479 vacation rentals
Bowness-on-Windermere
1,935 vacation rentals
Penrith
3,183 vacation rentals
Cartmel
598 vacation rentals
Ulverston
525 vacation rentals
Cockermouth
372 vacation rentals
Hawkshead
1,737 vacation rentals
Braithwaite
404 vacation rentals
Barrow-in-Furness
271 vacation rentals
Cleator
437 vacation rentals
Coniston
1,697 vacation rentals
Barnard Castle
631 vacation rentals
Sedbergh
552 vacation rentals
Whitehaven
64 vacation rentals