Destination guide

Delight in the lakeside landscape of Rosthwaite

The lake, riverfront and gardens display a scene truly unique to Rosthwaite. This walkable and relaxing city entices travellers with its bars and cycling. 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.


Activities and attractions in Rosthwaite

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and experience everything that makes Rosthwaite a one-of-a-kind holiday spot. These are some of the most popular attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Whinlatter Forest Park (6.7 mi / 10.7 km)
  • Rookin House Activity Centre (10 mi / 16.1 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (11.6 mi / 18.7 km)
  • Brantwood (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (13.6 mi / 21.8 km)
  • Windermere Golf Club (15.3 mi / 24.6 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Rosthwaite

Travellers enjoy Rosthwaite for its lakeside setting and riverfront. Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Rosthwaite is a great place to get outside. Here are a few of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Lodore Falls (2.5 mi / 4 km)
  • Derwent Water (3.8 mi / 6.2 km)
  • Buttermere (4.8 mi / 7.6 km)
  • Pike of Stickle (4.8 mi / 7.7 km)
  • Harrison Stickle (4.9 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Hope Park (5 mi / 8.1 km)

Where to stay near Rosthwaite?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 942 holiday rentals near Rosthwaite. From 663 Houses to 39 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Rosthwaite 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 Rosthwaite?

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

  • Ullswater: 2,572 holiday rentals
  • Rydal Mount: 2,919 holiday rentals
  • Coniston Water: 2,589 holiday rentals
  • Church of St Mary: 2,891 holiday rentals
  • Brantwood: 2,744 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Rosthwaite 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 Rosthwaite?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 663 Houses in Rosthwaite. Our other popular types of Rosthwaite holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 39 holiday houses
  • Villas: 3 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 231 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 Rosthwaite?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 22 holiday homes with pool available in Rosthwaite. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.