Discover a selection of 4,000 vacation rentals in Cumbria, GB that are perfect for your trip. Whether you’re traveling with friends, family, or even pets, Vrbo vacation homes have the best amenities for hanging out with the people that matter most, including WiFi and kitchens. Prices start at $91 per night, and cottages and cabins are popular options for a stay in Cumbria. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
Destination guide

Take in the lakeside beauty of Cumbria

Enjoy the history and other features of Cumbria. This romantic and walkable city is known for its lake, hiking and restaurants. Many rental homes come with outdoor spaces, separate dining areas and full kitchens, perfect if you want to enjoy some home-cooked meals.


Activities and attractions in and around Cumbria

Are you looking for attractions to see while you're in town? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to experience everything that Cumbria has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Rookin House Activity Centre (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (14.8 mi / 23.9 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (15.1 mi / 24.4 km)
  • Brantwood (16.5 mi / 26.6 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (16.9 mi / 27.2 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cumbria

Whether you're looking for adventure or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your vacation in Cumbria. Here are a few of the area's noteworthy natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Aira Force (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Gowbarrow Fall (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Ullswater (0.9 mi / 1.4 km)
  • Place Fell (2 mi / 3.3 km)
  • Ullswater (2.3 mi / 3.7 km)
  • St. Sunday Crag (5.1 mi / 8.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Cumbria

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 25.6 mi (41.2 km) from the city center.

If you prefer to travel by train, Penrith Station, Langwathby Station and Windermere Station are the main stations in the area.

How many vacation rentals are available around Cumbria, GB?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 3,985 vacation rentals around Cumbria. From 3,169 cottage rentals to 3,169 cabin rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the most popular destinations to visit in Cumbria?

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

  • Keswick: 1,541 vacation rentals
  • Windermere: 1,407 vacation rentals
  • Penrith: 2,303 vacation rentals
  • Kendal: 1,769 vacation rentals
  • Ulverston: 1,519 vacation rentals

And Vrbo offers you the chance to discover many other popular destinations in Cumbria! 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 Cumbria?

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 Cumbria:

  • Keswick: 1,541 rentals
  • Windermere: 1,407 rentals
  • Penrith: 2,303 rentals
  • Kendal: 1,769 rentals
  • Ulverston: 1,519 rentals

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

Can I find easy-access vacation rentals when traveling by plane to Cumbria?

Yes of course. Our owners offer a large selection of vacation rentals near airports. The airports with a large selection of vacation rentals in Cumbria are:

  • Carlisle Airport (CAX): 444 vacation rentals
  • Walney Island Airport (BWF): 648 vacation rentals
  • Blackpool Airport (BLK): 398 vacation rentals

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

Near which points of interest can I spend my holidays in Cumbria?

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

  • Ambleside: 1,918 rentals
  • Beatrix Potter Gallery: 2,402 rentals
  • World of Beatrix Potter: 2,411 rentals
  • Hawkshead Grammar School: 2,409 rentals
  • Derwent Water: 2,027 rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cumbria listed on Vrbo where you can find your place to stay. Just write your wanted destination in our search bar and have a look at our selection.

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