St Bees Cottages

Discover the laid-back charm of St Bees, a coastal haven nestled along the stunning Cumbrian coastline. With sandy beaches, rugged cliffs, and breathtaking views of the Irish Sea, St Bees invites you to unwind in its serene ambience. Picture leisurely walks along the picturesque coastline, whatever the season. Our St Bees cottages offer winter romantic getaways as well as scenic summer breaks. From dog-friendly to family-friendly cottages available at all budgets, we've got you covered. The historic St Bees Priory, with its ancient stone architecture, adds a touch of timeless beauty to the town. Whether you're exploring the scenic St Bees Head or embarking on the famous Coast to Coast Walk, this idyllic holiday destination promises a perfect blend of natural wonders and tranquil relaxation. With welcoming pubs and charming cafes St Bees is a delightful escape for those looking for a laid-back coastal retreat.

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Inspiration of things to see and do from our cottages in St Bees

These offbeat attractions add a touch of quirkiness to your visit to St Bees, offering a diverse range of experiences that go beyond the typical coastal retreat.  With the largest collection of Cumbrian cottages, we have the perfect home away from home for you.

Here are our top 5 things to see and do from our cottages in St Bees:

Join St Bees Priory Beach School

Join the St Bees Priory Beach School for an educational experience. Learn about coastal ecology, marine life, and even take part in beach art workshops, adding a creative touch to your visit.

Explore Haig Pit Mining Museum

Explore the Haig Pit Mining Museum, a unique attraction that delves into the industrial history of St Bees. Discover the artefacts, machinery, and exhibits showcasing the town's mining heritage.

Heaed to St Bees Head Puffins

Head to St Bees Head and, if you're lucky, catch a glimpse of the adorable puffins that inhabit the cliffs. Witnessing these charming seabirds adds a delightful touch to your coastal stroll.

St Bees Head RSPB Nature Reserve

Embark on a bird-watching adventure at St Bees Head RSPB Nature Reserve. Spot seabirds like puffins and guillemots while enjoying the stunning coastal views, creating a unique and memorable experience.

Experience St Bees Alpacas

Experience the unexpected by meeting and walking with alpacas at St Bees Alpacas. This charming activity allows you to connect with these gentle creatures while enjoying scenic countryside.

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