Destination guide

The friendly area of Cockermouth awaits your stay

The area's festivals and culture are just a few of the reasons to vacation in Cockermouth. This welcoming city is known for its bars, spas and lake. Are you looking for specific amenities for your getaway? Many of our vacation rentals feature full kitchens and laundry facilities.


Activities and attractions in and around Cockermouth

Are you searching for things to do in the city? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable vacation rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Cockermouth a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whinlatter Forest Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Lake District Coast Aquarium (9.5 mi / 15.3 km)
  • Maryport Golf Club (9.6 mi / 15.4 km)
  • Rookin House Activity Centre (14.5 mi / 23.4 km)
  • Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre (16.4 mi / 26.5 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Cockermouth

Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to take in the scenery, Cockermouth is a great place to spend some time outside. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whinlatter Forest Park (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Bassenthwaite Lake (4.7 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Crummock Water (5.3 mi / 8.5 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Buttermere (7 mi / 11.2 km)
  • Hope Park (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
How to get there

Traveling to and around Cockermouth

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 29.9 mi (48.2 km) from the city center.

How many vacation rentals are available around Cockermouth, GB?

Our 2020 property listings offer a large selection of 981 vacation rentals around Cockermouth. From 830 cottage rentals to 79 house rentals, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends.

What are the popular point of interests near where I can stay when traveling to Cockermouth?

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

  • Wordsworth House: 1,027 vacation rentals
  • Amethyst Health and Beauty: 1,031 vacation rentals
  • Derwentwater: 1,263 vacation rentals
  • Whinlatter Forest Park: 1,611 vacation rentals
  • Crummock Water: 1,563 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Cockermouth listed on Vrbo 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 Cottages in Cockermouth?

Yes, of course. Vrbo has 830 Cottages in Cockermouth. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Cockermouth include:

  • Houses: 79 rentals available
  • Bungalows: 830 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 29 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Cabins and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Cockermouth?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 15 vacation rentals with pool available in Cockermouth. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.

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