Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Glenridding

The lake and mountains create a pretty picture of Glenridding. This welcoming city is known for its bars, coffeehouses and boating. 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.


Sightseeing in and around Glenridding

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Glenridding a one-of-a-kind vacation spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rookin House Activity Centre (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Brantwood (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Glenridding

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Glenridding. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Ullswater (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • St. Sunday Crag (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Place Fell (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Hellvellyn (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Aira Force (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Gowbarrow Fall (3.7 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Glenridding

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 28.3 mi (45.6 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Glenridding?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,238 vacation rentals near Glenridding. From 820 Houses to 49 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 Glenridding for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Beatrix Potter Gallery: 2,899 vacation rentals
  • World of Beatrix Potter: 2,899 vacation rentals
  • Hawkshead Grammar School: 2,902 vacation rentals
  • Ullswater: 2,577 vacation rentals
  • Windermere Station: 2,948 vacation rentals

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

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 820 Houses in Glenridding. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Glenridding include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 49 rentals available
  • Cabins: 348 rentals available
  • Cottages: 348 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 Glenridding?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 57 vacation rentals with pool available in Glenridding. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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