Located a few minutes from River Eea, Cartmel is a serene village in Cumbria, England, known for its eclectic beauty that’s marked by lush open spaces. This is a village that takes a lot of pride in its rich history, as evident from the historic landmarks in the area. One of the most iconic sites is Cartmel Priory, which dates back to the 12th century. Join up with other tourists and locals for a race at Cartmel Racecourse or drop by Cartmel Village Shop for their siganture sticky toffee pudding. This village surely has a lot to offer to keep you on your toes. For your accommodation, scroll down for the best Airbnb vacation rentals in Cartmel, UK.
1. Warm cottage with log-burning stove (from USD 150)
Located at the end of Haggs Lane in the heart of the village, this charming cottage is a delightful place to stay while visiting Cartmel. The cottage is close to lakes and famous restaurants, making it the perfect place for those who want to explore.
It is equipped with a king-size bed and designed to accommodate up to two guests. A kitchen, a bathtub, a log-burning stove, a television, and free wireless internet are also available. Guests are allowed to bring their pets, as well. Take advantage of the off-road parking for your vehicle.
The Nest - CartmelCartmel, England, United KingdomSuperhost
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Cleanliness:the cottage is clean modern and comfortablevery well maintained and cleanit’s really clean and homely and had everything we neededthe nest is a lovely clean and quaint place within the lovely village of cartmelit was clean very comfortable and a brilliant location
Host:the host daisy was also great to deal witha home from home and daisy is such a friendly and cooperative host would definitely recommendRead more reviews
Location:situated practically central to carmel it is ideally located to explore the local areaeasy walk into cartmel villagegreat location for a visit to cartmelin a great place just a 5 min walk to cartmel villagewhat a great stay we just had at the best amazing location and brilliant facilities
2. Holly Cottage (from USD 136)
Whether you’re a traveling duo or a small family, this bright and spacious traditional cottage is perfect for you. It has a fenced compound, two bedrooms, and a single bathroom. From here, guests can easily go hiking and cycling or visit the stunning village. Take advantage of the nicely equipped kitchen to enjoy delicious homemade meals. Guests can also order local cuisines from the neighboring pub. Other features include free Wi-Fi, a television, and a dedicated workspace.
Holly Cottage a Cosy traditional cottage, CartmelCartmel, England, United Kingdom
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Amenities & Room:comfy bed great shower and fast wifi
Cleanliness:clean and comfortable cottageemma you keep a beautiful cottage very clean and invitingwonderful super clean cottage in a fantastic village all even nicer than we expectedvery clean and comfortable and a great location for cartmel villageRead more reviews
Location:great location and fabulous accommodationgorgeous cottage in fab location in cartmelemma’s place was a great base for our trip to the lake districtlovely cottage in a great location with excellent hostlovely cottage perfectly located for enjoying cartmel and the various wonderful walks available from the doorstep
3. Maggie Puddle Cottage (from USD 225)
For those who want some private time with the family while over the vacation, consider renting this gorgeous cottage found in the heart of Cartmel. While here, you’ll be close to the major places of interest, such as beautiful lakes.
This delightful cottage can offer luxury and comfort. It has three bedrooms, two of which have a king-size bed. It also provides amenities such as free Wi-Fi, a television, a dryer, a washer, and a bathtub. You’ll also have access to a baby crib and a fully functional kitchen.
Maggie Puddle Cottage - CartmelCartmel, England, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:excellent stay at very comfortable cottage in lovely cartmelthe bedding and beds was incredibly warm and comfortablewarm cozy and perfect for a family of 5
Cleanliness:clean well presented and equippedspotlessly clean and very well runsuch a lovely cottage very clean and homely loved our staya super clean well equipped cottage with lots of cosy character charmthe cottage is lovely and clean and has everything you could need for a break away
Host:kind regards kim hannah james and andrew from goosnargh lancashire and shrewsbury shropshiredaisy was a great host prompt in communication and happy to answer any questionslovely place super location great host would highly recommend to anyoneRead more reviews
Location:super location in a lovely villageand very close to a great puba fabulous place in a fantastic quiet location in cartmel villagethe cottage is in a perfect location literally a 5 min walk to the centreexcellent location gorgeous little cottage and a great place to explore the wider area from
4. Centrally located historic house
Enjoy five-star accommodation in this beautiful historic house in the heart of Cartmel. The house places guests within close distance to all major attractions while offering needed privacy. Since it comes with 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms, up to 10 people can have a great stay here. Even your pet is welcome to have a taste of this comfortable home.
You’ll have access to free Wi-Fi, a television, a bathtub, and a full kitchen. You can also relax on the balcony and enjoy your barbeque in the backyard.
Beautiful historic house in the centre of CartmelCumbria, United KingdomSuperhost
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Location:great location and perfect place for a group holidaywonderfully located close to all the amenities of cartmel village
5. Quiet house with patio
Experience a wonderful stay with your family by staying in this newly refurbished vacation rental. Centrally located in Cartmel, this house places you close to all places of interest. Guests will have access to three comfortable bedrooms, two bathrooms, a fully functional kitchen, and an indoor fireplace. The neighborhood is quiet and safe, making it the ideal place to take your four-legged friend for a walk. Enjoy some fresh air while relaxing on the patio or in the backyard.
Nook, Cartmel, Private Parking, Central LocationCartmel, England, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:the beds were super comfy and the amenities in the property meant everything was coveredi would highly recommend it to anyone looking for a comfortable base whilst visiting the south lakesstylish home with all amenities you want nice area comfy bed good entertainmentcartmel is a beautiful village with good facilities and easy access to the coast and south lakesthe beds were comfortable and the outside space was also great
Cleanliness:the house was spotless and has some lovely finishing touchesit is clean comfortable and very hospitableclean and stylish property in the centre of cartmelthe house was very comfortable clean and invitingthe nook is a wonderful clean and well equipped property
Host:lynsey was a perfect hostlynsey was a great host quick to respond and was always helpfullynsey is a very responsive and helpful host and i would highly recommend this propertylyndsey is a fab hostfrom the start lynsey was very responsive and welcoming and answered all questions before and during our stayRead more reviews
Location:wonderful location great parkingthe location in cartmel is ideal and having its own parking is a big plusperfectly placed in beautiful cartmelthe location is great being both well placed in the village but also tucked away and quieta beautiful spacious house in a perfect location a stones throw from the village and gorgeous walks
6. Beautifully maintained loft with views (from USD 182)
This beautifully maintained loft offers stunning views of the street while allowing you to enjoy a pocket-friendly stay. Michelin-starred restaurants and must-visit pubs are just within walking distance. For outdoor fun, the house provides picnic and barbeque facilities. Plus, there’s a backyard where you can have a quiet, peaceful relaxation.
Guests will have access to two bedrooms, one with a queen-size bed and the other with a double bed. Kid-friendly facilities are provided, too. Other amenities include free Wi-Fi, a television, a dryer, a washer, a hairdryer, and free parking.
The Loft -A unique place in a fab locationCartmel, England, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:it's well equipped with everything we could want including good wifisuper nice and kind touches like cookies comfortable furnishings and all mod cons like netflix etcit is a lovely cosy apartment with all the mod-cons you needthe apartment was trendy with beautiful interior decorthe apartment was just as described and very comfortable
Cleanliness:it was spotlessly clean and really well equippedwe found the flat spotlessly clean and excellently equippedthe place is nice clean and cozy just as describedthe apartment was clean and well decorated throughoutthe flat was absolutely spotless and had everything we needed for a great weekend away
Host:accommodation and host are highly recommendalison was a great hostthe host is very responsive and helpful with detailed instructions directions and suggestionshost was so accomodating and helpful from booking until departingstunning excellent instructions left by our host for a plethora of outingsRead more reviews
Location:it’s in a perfect location in a lovely villagegreat location close to the local pubs and shopa fabulous apartment and locationgreat base in a great locationgreat place in the middle of carmel
7. Causeway Cottage
This lovely stone cottage allows you to explore sites, such as Cartmel Racecourse and Cartmel Medieval Priory. You’ll also have ample space to park your vehicle on the street.
The interior of this cottage is charming and designed with colors that exude a romantic vibe. Cuddle with your better half at the fireplace as you watch a movie on the television. With free Wi-Fi and a sound system, you’ll have plenty of indoor entertainment. After touring the village, relax and unwind in the bathtub.
Causeway Cottage CartmelCartmel, England, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:parking was good and there facilities in the cottage were good
Cleanliness:spotlessly clean and very cosywarm cosy cottage very clean and in a great position for shops and pubsthe cottage was very clean with great facilitiesthe cottage was very clean and had a good comfy bedthe cottage is beautifully clean and would highly recommend it
Host:pat was a great host and we’d book again if we return to cartmelcommunication with pat the host was quick and easycartmel is beautiful pat the hostess is super helpful and accommodatingcommunication from host excellentRead more reviews
Location:the location is superbthe location is perfect for exploring the village shops and restaurants and the lakes and surrounding areasgreat location a couple of minute walk to the village centre with restaurants pubs etceasy parking and ideal location for a very short stroll into cartmelbeautiful little cottage in a great location in cartmel
8. Beautiful room for two
Have a luxurious getaway in this beautiful room that boasts a maximum occupancy of only two people. The space is well organized and equipped with a king-size bed and an en-suite bathroom for convenience. Plus, long-term stays are allowed here. Take advantage of the free high-speed wireless internet connection to pass the time. A flat-screen television is also provided. A fridge and a hairdryer are available for guests’ convenience. Best of all, street parking is free.
Private ground floor bedroom apartment - CartmelCartmel, England, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:great mattress and quality bedding lovely bathroom and nicely decorated throughoutreally nice room with what is effectively a private ensuite wetroombeautifully decorated room and bathroom with lovely touches to make it a fantastic stay in cartmeldelightful stay in cartmel excellent location gorgeous rooms (the photos don’t do it justice) great host
Cleanliness:spotlessly clean stylish and amazing location
Host:fantastic host great communications extremely welcomingsusan was an excellent host so welcoming and helpful and the stay was superbthe building and room is full of character and susan is a fantastically welcoming and helpful hostsusan was great really friendly and even gave us a welcome beersusan was great really helpful before and during the stayRead more reviews
Location:great property excellent location & excellent decorbeautiful accommodation in a perfect location to discover cartmellovely house full of character and in a perfect location central to the villagelots of wonderful places to eat very close by would definitely recommend for a weekend awaystunning location beautiful cottage and amazing service
9. Quaint apartment with Wi-Fi
Getaways are all about enjoying privacy and getting intimate. If that’s what brings you to Cartmel, then you should make this delightful apartment your home. It is located in a quiet area but close to attractions, such as the racecourse, local restaurants, and pubs. Since it comes with free Wi-Fi and a dedicated workspace, you can still catch up on work while on vacation. Don’t forget to make use of the well-equipped kitchen to prepare your favorite meals.
Mallards Nest Cartmel.Cartmel, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:lovely stay in the apartment - much larger and nicer than the pictures showa very comfortable double bed
Cleanliness:very clean and plenty of spacecottage was clean and comfortablereally comfortable space and very clean throughoutthe apartment was spotlessly clean with a really well equipped kitchena clean tidy apartment above a tea shop
Host:alison was a brilliant hostcosy apartment with friendly and accommodating hostcomfortable value for money and a lovely host we will definitely be coming backthe owners are very friendly and accommodating the flat is really well equipped and tastefully decoratedallison was friendly and helpfulRead more reviews
Location:good location with great access to the lakesa great location a short walk to l’enclume and everything in the villagegreat location easy parking and easy check inmany good places to eat close bythis place is absolutely great located seconds away from unsworth yard with the cheese shop/brewery/wine snug
10. Uniquely designed accommodation for couples
Sitting on a quiet street in the heart of Cartmel, this unique design studio is the ideal hideout for traveling couples. It allows guests to enjoy extended stays and access places of interest, such as Cartmel Priory, the racecourse, pubs, local cafes, and shops.
Sleeping arrangements include a cozy alcove with a double mattress. In the evening, you can relax in the seating area and watch your favorite program. Take advantage of the well-equipped kitchen to treat your loved one to romantic dinners.
No.2 Churchtown House CartmelCartmel, Cumbria, United KingdomSuperhost
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Amenities & Room:a perfectly designed apartment in a lovey village lots of places to eat and drink for a small place
Cleanliness:the room was stylish and very cleanit was also super clean easy to access and felt very safethe apartment is extremely well maintained and exceptionally clean it has great facilities and the location is fantasticspot on location clean and tidy communicative host
Host:rachel was a excellent and helpful throughoutrachel is a very good hostrachel was such a lovely host and very communicativerachel is an excellent host and made us feel very welcomerachel was a fabulous host and made things very simpleRead more reviews
Location:perfect location for exploring the lakesperfect location right in the centre of the villageperfect location in the centre of cartmelit is in such an amazing location with so much to do near bya really stylish property with great location in the centre of the village - highly recommended
Enjoy this serene paradise
Cartmel is a quiet and serene destination, perfect for those who truly want a break. Visitors can have fun while exploring popular sites or simply relax in a cottage. Book one of the above vacation rentals for a peaceful, tranquil vacation.
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