Discover a selection of 282 holiday rentals in Alston that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo holiday homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including internet/WiFi and garden. Prices start at £ 71 per night, and cottages and houses are popular options for a stay in Alston. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Top rated rentals — Alston
Destination guide

Head to the cosy city of Alston

Come and experience Alston and its culture, art galleries and live music. This city's riverfront, bars and museums attract many visitors, as does its walkable and welcoming location. With a holiday rental, you get a home away from home – many rentals offer full kitchens and outdoor grills for some home cooking.


Sightseeing in and around Alston

Are you hoping to find attractions to see in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Alston a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Appleby Golf Club (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Falconry Days (20.6 mi / 33.1 km)
  • Carlisle Racecourse (20.6 mi / 33.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Alston

Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Alston is a great place to get out in nature. Here are some of the area’s noteworthy sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lacy's Caves (10.4 mi / 16.7 km)
  • High Force (13.1 mi / 21.1 km)
  • Low Force (14.4 mi / 23.1 km)
  • Talkin Tarn Country Park (15.1 mi / 24.3 km)
  • Mayburgh Henge (15.6 mi / 25.1 km)
  • Crag Lough (15.9 mi / 25.7 km)
How to get there

Transport options to and around Alston

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 18.8 mi (30.2 km) from the city centre. If you can't find a flight that works for your travel itinerary, you can also fly into Newcastle (NCL-Newcastle Intl.), which is 33.7 mi (54.2 km) away.

Can I find a vacation rental around Alston?

Yes, our 2021 property listings offer a large selection of 282 vacation rentals near Alston. From 204 cottages to 248 houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Alston for a holiday or a weekend are on Vrbo.

Can I rent Cottages in Alston?

Yes, of course. Vrbo UK has 204 Cottages in Alston. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Alston include:

  • Houses: 248 rentals available
  • Cabins: 204 rentals available
  • Flats: 17 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 internet/wifi in Alston?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with internet/wifi among our 229 vacation rentals with internet/wifi available in Alston. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.