Where to stay around Lake District, GB?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 5,344 vacation rentals near Lake District. From 1,961 Houses to 1,671 Bungalows, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Lake District for a holiday or a weekend are on VRBO.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Lake District?

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

  • Windermere: 2,408 vacation rentals
  • Ambleside: 3,135 vacation rentals
  • Penrith: 3,754 vacation rentals
  • Yorkshire: 10,078 vacation rentals
  • Bowness-on-Windermere: 1,801 vacation rentals

And VRBO offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Lake District! 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 Lake District?

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 Lake District:

  • Windermere: 2,408 rentals
  • Ambleside: 3,135 rentals
  • Penrith: 3,754 rentals
  • Bowness-on-Windermere: 1,801 rentals
  • Keswick: 878 rentals

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

Take in the lakeside beauty of Lake District

The lake, parks and mountains are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Lake District. This romantic and walkable city entices travelers with its hiking and sightseeing. Whether you're planning a family holiday, romantic stay or friends trip, vacation rentals offer features like full kitchens and laundry facilities for a more convenient stay.

Activities and attractions in Lake District

Are you hoping to discover top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and check out everything that makes Lake District a fun place to get away. Here are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Brantwood (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (8.8 mi / 14.1 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (10.3 mi / 16.6 km)
  • Rookin House Activity Centre (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Lakes Aqaurium (13.7 mi / 22.1 km)

Exploring the mountains and other natural features in Lake District

Whether you're an active traveler or just want to take in the scenery, Lake District is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Easdale Tarn (1.2 mi / 1.9 km)
  • Harrison Stickle (1.6 mi / 2.6 km)
  • Helm Crag (2 mi / 3.1 km)
  • Pike of Stickle (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Alcock Tarn (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Skelwith Force (3.7 mi / 6 km)