Kendal & Area in Cumbria

A town of great character and charm...

Situated to the South of the Lake District, and only a short drive from the sea, Kendal is especially well placed to cater for everyone's holiday needs. Kendal is often seen as the Southern gateway to the Lake District, being only around nine miles from Windermere and around 30 miles from Keswick.

The other lakes are all within an hour or two's travelling by car from the town, as are locations for walks and rambles, both gentle and demanding. The town is home to a fine selection of shopping arcades, can boast two castles, two museums, a host of historical buildings and bridges, fine restaurants, a multitude of public houses, and views that would please the most demanding photographer including the nearby ruin of Kendal Castle.

The pleasant Lakeland village of Underbarrow lies to the west of the town of Kendal and sits at the foot of Helsington Barrow, a limestone ridge rising to around 700 feet. Underbarrow stands at the centre of a network of roads linking Kendal to Crosthwaite in the Lyth Valley, Newby Bridge and Ulverston and the village of Crook to Levens making it idea to explore all the surrounding areas with ease.

Further west is the small village of Crosthwaite which is an ideal point from which to explore the Windermere and South Lakes area and, with walks right from the door, it will please keen walkers and hikers.

Bretherdale Hall Barn ref: CC129284

Bretherdale, Kendal and Area

£1189-£2861
5 star rating
Bretherdale Hall Barn
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A beautiful property for 10 only 9 miles from Kendal
  • Sleeps
    10
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    5
  • Bathrooms
    6
  • Changeover
    FRI

Parkside Lodge ref: RCHL14

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£406-£782
4 star rating
With walking, cycling, golf, sailing and horse riding available nearby, there are plenty of outdoor activities to choose from!
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    SAT

The Stables ref: UK1095

Skelsmergh, near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£399-£730
0 star rating
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This detached cottage is set in a quiet location but is within easy reach of the Lake District’s many attractions, including stunning Lake Windermere.
  • Sleeps
    3
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

The Coach House ref: RCHL13

Skelsmergh, near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£290-£623
3 star rating
An ideal base for exploring both the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales, this cottage is just one mile from Kendal.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Tullythwaite House ref: CC129325

Underbarrow, Kendal and Area

£490-£1529
3 star rating
A substantial property with four bedrooms, four bathrooms, two separate lounges and a large enclosed garden. A quiet position in the Lyth Valley.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    4
  • Changeover
    FRI

The Nest ref: 27618

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£350-£775
3 star rating
A well dressed mews property on the edge of Kendal, just a stone’s throw from the National Park and the Yorkshire Dales.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Cobblestones ref: W43227

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£422-£422
3 star rating
Tucked away down a quiet street minutes from the popular market town of Kendal. Plenty of amenities and public transport links to the Lakes.
  • Sleeps
    3
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Garden Cottage ref: CC129122

Brigsteer, Kendal and Area

£449-£774
4 star rating
A charming cottage in a peaceful location with views over the beautiful Lyth Valley.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    SAT

The Old Woodyard ref: CC129285

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£409-£694
4 star rating
Stylish and quality mews style accommodation on the fringes of Kendal, an ideal base for exploring both the Lakes and Dales.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

The Corn Store ref: CC129319

Selside near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£499-£944
4 star rating
A beautiful cottage with great views and road links, on the border of the Lake District National Park.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI

River View Cottage ref: CC129118

Bowston near Staveley, Kendal and Area

£335-£629
3 star rating
A traditional 18th Century cottage, with excellent walks straight from the door.
  • Sleeps
    2
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    SAT

Selsed, Selside Hall ref: CC129316

near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£479-£829
4 star rating
Superb barn conversion providing excellent facilities for a family or two couples in a rural corner of Lakeland offering a stress free lifestyle in the peace and quiet with easy access to footpaths.
  • Sleeps
    5
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    SAT

Tulip Cottage ref: CC129286

Low Jock Scar near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£404-£657
4 star rating
Beautiful cottage within the grounds of Low Jock Scar, the gardens awash with colour and visited by a variety of wildlife.
  • Sleeps
    2
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI

Lane Foot Barn - Drover’s Croft ref: LO2

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£413-£996
4 star rating
This character eco-friendly holiday cottage has its own patio which gives stunning views over open farm and hills.
  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
  • Changeover
    FRI

Thomasin, Selside Hall ref: CC129313

near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£379-£629
4 star rating
Superb conversion set within the grounds of Selside Hall offering a quality bolt hole for two on the fringes of the lakes.
  • Sleeps
    2
  • Number of Pets
    1
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
  • Changeover
    FRI