Destination guide

Explore the lakeside setting in Glenridding

The lake and mountains create a pretty picture of Glenridding. This welcoming city is known for its bars, coffee shops and boating. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Sightseeing in and around Glenridding

Do you want to discover things to do while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that makes Glenridding a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. Here are some of the major attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Rookin House Activity Centre (5.3 mi / 8.6 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (12.1 mi / 19.4 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Brantwood (13.6 mi / 21.9 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (14.1 mi / 22.7 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Glenridding

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Glenridding. Here are a few of the area's most enchanting sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Ullswater (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
  • St. Sunday Crag (2.1 mi / 3.4 km)
  • Place Fell (2.2 mi / 3.6 km)
  • Hellvellyn (2.4 mi / 3.9 km)
  • Aira Force (2.6 mi / 4.3 km)
  • Gowbarrow Fall (3.7 mi / 6 km)
How to get there

Travelling to and around Glenridding

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 28.3 mi (45.6 km) from the city centre.

Where to stay near Glenridding?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,240 holiday rentals near Glenridding. From 827 Houses to 48 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Glenridding for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Glenridding?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Glenridding. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Glenridding Sailing Centre: 2,694 holiday rentals
  • Ullswater: 2,572 holiday rentals
  • Rydal Mount: 2,928 holiday rentals
  • Coniston Water: 2,589 holiday rentals
  • Sizergh Castle: 2,333 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Glenridding listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Glenridding?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 827 Houses in Glenridding. Our other popular types of Glenridding holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 48 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 340 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Glenridding?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 56 holiday homes with pool available in Glenridding. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.