Destination guide

The theatrical city of Lancaster awaits you

Take a holiday to Lancaster and enjoy the area's theatre scene, entertainment and history. Revered for its university setting, bars and restaurants, this city is both romantic and welcoming. A holiday rental can help make your stay complete—many rentals come with a full kitchen and laundry facilities.

Activities

Activities and attractions in and around Lancaster

Are you hoping to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Although it can be tempting to stay in your comfortable holiday rental, you'll want to check out everything that makes Lancaster a fun spot to go on holiday. Here are some of the most popular attractions to explore, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (20.7 mi / 33.3 km)
  • Lune Aqueduct (1.4 mi / 2.3 km)
  • Forrest Hills (3 mi / 4.9 km)
  • Regent Park Studios (3.3 mi / 5.3 km)
  • Old School Brewery (6.8 mi / 11 km)
  • Old Holly Farm (7.7 mi / 12.4 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural features in Lancaster

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to take in the scenery, Lancaster is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching natural features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Williamson Park (0.7 mi / 1.2 km)
  • Happy Mount Park (2.6 mi / 4.2 km)
  • Morecambe Bay (3.4 mi / 5.5 km)
  • Gresgarth Hall Gardens (3.5 mi / 5.6 km)
  • Morecambe Beach (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
  • Stone Jetty (3.5 mi / 5.7 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Lancaster

The nearest airport is in Leeds (LBA-Leeds Bradford), located 48 mi (77.2 km) from the city centre.

If you prefer to travel by train, Lancaster Station, Wennington Station and Bentham Station are the main stations in the area.

How many holiday accommodation are available around Lancaster?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 851 holiday rentals around Lancaster. From 464 Cottages to 464 Cabins, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable holiday or a weekend with your family and friends. The best place to stay around Lancaster is on Stayz.

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

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

  • Ingleborough Cave: 1,020 holiday rentals
  • The Dukes: 983 holiday rentals
  • Cottage Museum: 981 holiday rentals
  • St John's Historic Church: 984 holiday rentals
  • Wennington Station: 1,034 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Lancaster 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 Cottages in Lancaster?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 464 Cottages in Lancaster. Our other popular types of Lancaster holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 464 holiday houses
  • Bungalows: 464 holiday houses
  • Houses: 272 holiday houses

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

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Lancaster?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 46 holiday homes with pool available in Lancaster. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.