Discover a selection of 392 vacation rentals in Gleaston, Ulverston 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 swimming pools and private pools. Prices start at $64 per night, and houses and cabins are popular options for a stay in Gleaston. Either way, you'll find a rental for everyone's needs.
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Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Gleaston

The lake and island views provide a pleasant backdrop to your vacation home in Gleaston. This welcoming city is known for its bars, zoo and restaurants. Many of our vacation rentals offer full kitchens, spacious living quarters and sometimes even a hot tub—perfect for a relaxing getaway.

Things to do

Sightseeing in and around Gleaston

Are you searching for top things to see and do during your stay? Venture out of your cozy vacation rental and experience everything that makes Gleaston a fun place to get away. These are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • South Lakes Safari Zoo (2.8 mi / 4.6 km)
  • Lakes Aqaurium (12.6 mi / 20.3 km)
  • Knott End Golf Club (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
  • Cartmel Cheeses (8.9 mi / 14.3 km)
  • The Hawk Garden (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Gleaston

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Gleaston is a great place to get outside. Here are some of the area’s most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Lake District National Park (22.9 mi / 36.9 km)
  • Morecambe Beach (11.3 mi / 18.2 km)
  • Morecambe Bay (11.7 mi / 18.8 km)
  • Leighton Moss RSPB Reserve (13.8 mi / 22.2 km)
  • Coniston Water (14.2 mi / 22.9 km)
  • Williamson Park (15.6 mi / 25 km)

What are the top vacation rentals in or near Gleaston?

Whatever your getaway needs, you'll find a rental property in or around Gleaston that's a perfect match. These are some of our top picks:

  • Around 2 miles from the center of Gleaston, it's difficult to beat "Beachside Cottage Idyllic Situation". It has 3 bedrooms and a range of amenities including a beach and an electric kettle.
  • "Primrose Cottage - 2 Bed Cottage With Hot Tub" also promises a memorable getaway, offering 2 bedrooms, internet services, a fireplace and more. It's around 1 mile from Gleaston.

For even more great options, use the search bar at the top of the page to find the perfect Gleaston vacation rental for you.

What are the top-rated vacation rentals for weekend getaways in or near Gleaston?

There's nothing like a short escape to recharge your batteries. If you're ready for some downtime, these top-rated weekend getaways in and near Gleaston make a terrific base for a mini break:

  • Book a couple of nights or more at "Seaview Cottage - With Beach On The Doorstep And Gateway To The Lakes", around 1 mile to the southeast of Gleaston, and you've got yourself the best kind of weekend break. You'll have nature spots like Coniston Water and Rydal Water close by and conveniences like WiFi and towels to take advantage of.
  • "Peaceful Sunnybank Cottage" is also perfect for a whirlwind getaway. About 2 miles to the north of Gleaston, this vacation rental offers amenities like a fridge and a washing machine. Helm Crag and Museum of Lakeland Life & Industry should be on your sightseeing list if you stay here.

Can I find studio apartments for rent in and around Gleaston?

Studio apartments are a simple yet stylish option, ideally suited for traveling sweethearts or solo adventurers. Spend your days getting acquainted with your surroundings and your nights resting up in your cozy hideaway. The following options in or near Gleaston are guaranteed to please:

  • Get away on your own or take a few pals to "The Crook, Great Urswick". You'll have plenty of amenities at your disposal, including a living room and internet services.
  • Or, use "Deluxe Executive One Bedroom Apartment In South Lakeland" as a base to check off the best attractions around you. This cozy stay offers a free nearby fitness center, nearby birdwatching activities and more.

Can I find short term rentals in or near Gleaston?

Short-term rentals are easy to find in and around Gleaston. Stay a night or two in a cool condo, a budget apartment or a large home. Whatever type of property you're after, you'll have plenty to choose from with Vrbo. Here are some of our faves:

  • "2 Bedroom Accommodation In Ulverston" is near the heart of Gleaston, which means you'll have plenty of things to see and do. Tick off leading sights like Manjushri Kadampa Meditation Centre and Lakeland Motor Museum when you're not chilling in your cozy digs.
  • Roll out of bed, cook up some breakfast and then begin planning what to see around "The Crook, Great Urswick". Lakeside Windermere Ferry Landing and Laurel and Hardy Museum are must-do's if you choose to stay at this appealing vacation rental.

Are there mansions for rent in or near Gleaston?

If you're searching for somewhere to reconnect with your nearest and dearest this vacation, why not go all out? These mansions for rent in or around Gleaston will easily fit your entire crew while doing it in serious style:

  • Approximately 5 miles to the north of Gleaston is "The Myles Suite Stone Cross Mansion". As well as its grand design, you'll be impressed by its first-class amenities, such as golf and a garden.
  • Alternatively, take your vacation up a notch and spend a week or two at "The Florence Suite Stone Cross Mansion". It's around 5 miles to the north of Gleaston and comes with golf, a garden and more.

What are the best large group vacation rentals in or near Gleaston?

Share your vacation and have more fun. Whether you're organizing an adventurous escape with buddies or a big family gathering, there's no shortage of large group vacation rentals in and around Gleaston:

  • Offering privacy, space and comfort, you'll get your guests' nod of approval at "Holiday Apartment Kuciste For 4 Persons With 1 Bedroom". Up to 14 people can stay at this escape which has 6 bedrooms, an ocean view and a sauna. This group getaway is around 4 miles to the northeast of Gleaston.
  • Invite up to 26 of your favorite folks to "Ellie's Lodge, Ulverston" and fill its spaces with love and laughter. This option has 12 bedrooms and is around 4 miles to the north of central Gleaston. It's packed with features to keep a large group happy and comfortable, such as a sauna and a garden.

What are the best houses for rent with a pool in or near Gleaston?

Having access to a pool is always a nice bonus when you're vacationing, especially if you're bringing the kids. Have fun splashing the days away at one of these houses with a pool in or near Gleaston:

  • Make pool day every day at "Fabulous 5 - Visit Britain - Georgian Town House With Sauna". A kitchen and a microwave oven are a few of the other amenities that help make this place a winner.
  • "Gorgeous Country House Close To The Shores Of Coniston Water" is another great option. After you've enjoyed a refreshing dip with the kiddos, take advantage of other conveniences like pet-friendly facilities and a travel crib.

What are the best large family vacation rentals in or near Gleaston?

The first stage of any big family trip is searching for the right place to stay. Whether you're organizing a fun escape with the kids or an epic celebration with all your relatives, Vrbo has large family vacation rentals in and around Gleaston with plenty of room for everyone. Here are a couple of popular options worth a look:

  • With 6 bedrooms sleeping up to 14 guests, "Holiday Apartment Kuciste For 4 Persons With 1 Bedroom" gives you space to connect with the fam. It's around 4 miles northeast of Gleaston and comes with amenities that'll keep your large group happy, such as a toaster and a garden.
  • "Ellie's Lodge, Ulverston" is another vacation rental your guests will love. Invite as many as 26 people to this retreat which comes with 12 bedrooms, books, a TV and more. It's around 4 miles to the north of central Gleaston.

When you're ready to get out and explore, there are plenty of family-friendly attractions in the area to tick off your itinerary. Lakes Aqaurium is a wonderful place to kick things off.

Can I find family cabin rentals in or near Gleaston?

Spending time with family is important, which is why we'll help you find a space where you can truly connect. Rent one of these family cabin rentals in or near Gleaston and create wonderful memories with the people you love:

  • "Newland Valley Log Cabins" - Enjoy precious time with your nearest and dearest at this escape, which is around 6 miles north of the center of Gleaston. Nearby ecotour services and childrens activities are some of its family-friendly amenities.
  • "Cabin - Hut In The Sheep Wash - Cosy Shepherd's Hut With Log Burner" - Another terrific choice, this cabin comes with a garden, a barbecue grill and more. You'll find it around 7 miles to the north of Gleaston.

For more options, use the search bar at the top of the page and adjust the filters to find the Gleaston vacation rental that's perfect for your needs.

Can I find two-bedroom vacation rentals in or near Gleaston?

At Vrbo, we've got rental properties in or near Gleaston to suit every budget and style. Here are a couple of two-bedroom options to consider:

  • With handy amenities like a garden and a fireplace, "Primrose Cottage - 2 Bed Cottage With Hot Tub" has all you need for a superb stay. Settle in and then venture out and explore the surrounding area.
  • "Seaview Cottage - With Beach On The Doorstep And Gateway To The Lakes" is another terrific two-bedroom option in the Gleaston area. It comes packed with useful amenities like a garden and a fireplace.