Kendal 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.

Cobblestones ref: W43227

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£285-£609
3 star rating
Cobblestones
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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
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    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
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Parkside Lodge ref: RCHL14

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£346-£727
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
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The Granary ref: CC129318

Selside near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£466-£922
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
    0
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    2
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River View Cottage ref: CC129118

Bowston near Staveley, Kendal and Area

£367-£612
3 star rating
A traditional 18th Century cottage, with excellent walks straight from the door.
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    2
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    0
  • Bedrooms
    1
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    1
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The Coach House ref: RCHL13

Skelsmergh, nr. Kendal, Kendal and Area

£261-£581
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
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    0
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
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Riven Oak ref: 29757

Lyth Valley, nr. Kendal, Kendal and Area

£595-£1463
4 star rating
Set in the Lake District National Park this beautiful barn conversion is an ideal base for families or larger groups.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    3
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
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The Old Woodyard ref: CC129285

Kendal, Kendal and Area

£392-£672
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
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Butterfly Cottage ref: CC129307

Low Jock Scar near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£539-£1252
4 star rating
Beautiful cottage within the grounds of Low Jock Scarr, the gardens awash with colour and visited by a variety of wildlife.
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    3
  • Bathrooms
    2
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Low Fell Cottage ref: CC129108

Crosthwaite, Kendal and Area

£572-£1347
4 star rating
Traditional Lakeland stone cottage sure to appeal to those seeking a quite retreat.
  • Sleeps
    6
  • Number of Pets
    4
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
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Tullythwaite House ref: CC129325

Underbarrow, Kendal and Area

£580-£1463
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
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Bretherdale Hall ref: CC129194

Bretherdale, Kendal and Area

£746-£2322
4 star rating
Within an area of outstanding national beauty Bretherdale Hall is a fine example of a traditional Lakeland farmhouse enjoying spectacular views from all rooms.
  • Sleeps
    8
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    4
  • Bathrooms
    2
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The Corn Store ref: CC129319

Selside near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£466-£922
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
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The Den ref: CC129320

Selside near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£342-£547
4 star rating
A beautiful cottage with great views and road links, on the border of the Lake District National Park.
  • Sleeps
    2
  • Number of Pets
    0
  • Bedrooms
    1
  • Bathrooms
    1
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Selsed, Selside Hall ref: CC129316

near Kendal, Kendal and Area

£462-£807
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
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Toffeepot Cottage ref: W43923

Kendal, nr. Windermere, Kendal and Area

£308-£651
0 star rating
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  • Sleeps
    4
  • Number of Pets
    2
  • Bedrooms
    2
  • Bathrooms
    1
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