Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Cark

The area's history and museums are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cark. This city's lake, bars and riverfront attract many visitors, and its relaxing and welcoming location add to the charm. Whether you're planning a family vacation, friends trip or romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of vacation homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Cark

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that Cark has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lakes Aqaurium (6.5 mi / 10.5 km)
  • South Lakes Safari Zoo (7.8 mi / 12.5 km)
  • The Hawk Garden (8.4 mi / 13.6 km)
  • Old School Brewery (9 mi / 14.5 km)
  • Lakeland Wildlife Oasis Park (9.3 mi / 14.9 km)
  • Regent Park Studios (9.4 mi / 15.1 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Cark

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Cark is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Yewbarrow House Gardens (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Fell Foot Park (6.3 mi / 10.2 km)
  • Winster Valley (6.9 mi / 11.1 km)
  • Leighton Moss RSPB Reserve (7.4 mi / 11.8 km)
  • Morecambe Bay (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Stone Jetty (8.8 mi / 14.2 km)
How to get there

Transportation options to and around Cark

If you'd rather travel by train, the main station is Grange-over-Sands Cark Cartmel Station.

Where to stay around Cark?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 533 vacation rentals near Cark. From 200 Houses to 30 Condos/Apartments, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Cark for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Cark?

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

  • Holker Hall: 1,792 vacation rentals
  • Carnforth Silverdale Station: 1,896 vacation rentals
  • Beatrix Potter Gallery: 2,652 vacation rentals
  • The Platform: 976 vacation rentals
  • Hawkshead Grammar School: 2,653 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cark listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Cark?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 200 Houses in Cark. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cark include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 30 rentals available
  • Cabins: 286 rentals available
  • Cottages: 286 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cark?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 29 vacation rentals with pool available in Cark. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.