christmas and new year in cumbria
Self-catering with 2 units, £225-£688 pupw sleeps 2-6, Hawkshead
The property is situated in an extremely peaceful location, well within the Lake District National Park, at the head of the tiny, unspoilt valley of Dale Park. Dale Park is one of Lakeland's best kept secrets. It abounds in wild life.
Self-catering with 7 units, £230-£550 pupw sleeps 2-7, Appleby-in-Westmorland
Nestling at the foot of the Pennines and enjoying uninterrupted views of the Lakeland fells, our comfortable cottages offer a high standard of accommodation and are open all year.
Self-catering with 4 units, £285-£795 pupw sleeps 2-6, Penrith
Four superbly well-equipped, comfortable cottages, surrounding central courtyard, in tranquil countryside. Resident proprietor. Ideal base to explore Eden Valley, Lakes and Pennines. Short breaks available.
places to visit
A masterpiece of storytelling and a celebration of life, revolutions and remarkable people....made by 4,000 people. Shop, Cafe, audio guides, film, interactive displays, children's activities.
This award-winning museum takes you and your family back through time to tell the story of the Lake District and its inhabitants.
A steam-hauled train over the Settle and Carlisle railway with sightseeing in Appleby or Carlisle.