Carlisle Cottages

If you're in the mood for a leisurely escape with a touch of history and a lot of charm, Carlisle is the perfect destination. Nestled in the heart of Cumbria, this city invites you to unwind and explore at your own pace. Picture strolling along the ancient city walls, each step soaked in centuries of stories and serenity. Take a leisurely visit to Carlisle Cathedral, a stunning architectural gem that exudes tranquillity. The city's relaxed vibe extends to its charming cafes and local pubs, where you can savour a cuppa or a pint while soaking in the welcoming atmosphere. Our Carlisle cottages cater for all, whether you're after a holiday home that is dog-friendly or family- friendly we've got just the place for you. From luxurious to affordable we cater for all budgets, as we think everyone deserves a break from the hustle of everyday life. With attractions like Carlisle Castle and the Tullie House Museum, history comes alive in a laid-back manner. So, whether you're drawn to historic sites, scenic walks, or just a lazy day in a lovely city, Carlisle beckons with open arms and a promise of relaxation.

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Inspiration of things to see and do in our cottages in Carlisle

This historic city offers a mix of cultural attractions, historical sites, and natural beauty.  With the largest collection of Cumbrian cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are the top five things to see and do from our cottages in Carlisle:

Admire The Lanes Shopping Centre Clock

Don't just shop; take a moment to admire the quirky animated characters that emerge from the clock at The Lanes Shopping Centre. This whimsical timepiece adds a touch of playfulness to your shopping experience.

Explore Carlisle Cathedral's Mysterious Stone Carvings

Explore the hidden and mysterious stone carvings at Carlisle Cathedral. Look out for the infamous "The Lincoln Imp" and other intricate carvings that tell tales of folklore and mystery, adding a twist to your historical exploration.

Delve The Citadel's Tunnels Tour

Delve into Carlisle's underground secrets with a tour of The Citadel's tunnels. Uncover the city's military history and anecdotes as you navigate through hidden passages beneath the historic fortress.

Visit the Guildhall Museum's Richard III Exhibition

Visit the Guildhall Museum to discover the Richard III exhibition. This display showcases the city's connections to the infamous monarch, adding a historical and enigmatic element to your exploration of Carlisle.

Embark on a Hidden Rivers of Carlisle Walk

Embark on a unique walking tour to uncover the hidden rivers of Carlisle. Traverse through lesser-known paths, discovering the city's waterways and enjoying a side of Carlisle that often goes unnoticed.

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