Destination guide

The elegant city of Kirkby Stephen awaits you

Enjoy the culture and other features of Kirkby Stephen. Travelers like the bars, biking and lake in this welcoming and trendy city. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.


Activities and attractions in Kirkby Stephen

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in the area? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Kirkby Stephen a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Appleby Golf Club (8.6 mi / 13.8 km)
  • Lakeland Maze Farm Park (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (23.4 mi / 37.7 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Kirkby Stephen

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to take in the scenery, Kirkby Stephen is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Hardraw Force (11.2 mi / 18 km)
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park (13.5 mi / 21.8 km)
  • High Force (14.4 mi / 23.2 km)
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Low Force (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Eggleston Hall (16.7 mi / 26.9 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Kirkby Stephen

The nearest airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley), located 36.5 mi (58.8 km) from the city center.

If you prefer train travel, the main station is Kirkby Stephen Station.

Can I find a vacation rental around Kirkby Stephen?

Yes, our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 311 vacation rentals near Kirkby Stephen. From 132 Houses to 9 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 Kirkby Stephen for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

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

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

  • Kirkby Stephen Station: 905 vacation rentals
  • Stainmore Railway Company Ltd.: 872 vacation rentals
  • Yorkshire Dales National Park: 2,175 vacation rentals
  • Wensleydale: 1,100 vacation rentals
  • Weardale Museum: 664 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Kirkby Stephen 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 Kirkby Stephen?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 132 Houses in Kirkby Stephen. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Kirkby Stephen include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 9 rentals available
  • Cabins: 152 rentals available
  • Cottages: 152 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 Kirkby Stephen?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 5 vacation rentals with pool available in Kirkby Stephen. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.