From Georgian country houses to converted barns, the opportunities for a unique and memorable break in a self-catering property are endless.
Self-catering is ideal for those who want the ultimate flexible holiday. Stay for a week or longer or enjoy a short weekend break; choose from quaint cottages to substantial country retreats, traditional or contemporary, rural or urban.
The choice is yours to make and whatever your needs, there will be something to fit your requirements perfectly in the Carlisle area.
At a glance
Talkin Head, Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 1LT, tel: 016977 3435
Self-catering with 7 units £192-£508 pupw sleeps 2-7
Warm, specially designed cottages on a hill farm with access to fells for walking, bird watching, cycling. Children any age welcome as are pets by prior arrangement. Entry is usually available from 13.00.
Hawksdale, Nr Dalston, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 7BX
Self-catering with 1 unit £420-£735 pupw sleeps 4
Hawksdale Lodge built circa 1840, is a beautiful family home. Set in an elevated position it enjoys spectacular views across to the Northern Pennines and the hills of Dumfriesshire.
Great Salkeld, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 9NA, tel: 01768 898779
Self-catering with 5 units £260-£1000 pupw sleeps 2-6
Charming, well-equipped sandstone cottages clustered amongst attractive gardens with large grassed play area. Situated on the edge of a quiet village, in the Eden Valley, five miles from Penrith. Excellent base to explore Cumbria.
The Old Mill, Thurstonfield, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 6HQ , tel: 01228 576205
Self-catering with 1 unit £320-£340 pupw sleeps 2
Chris and Diane offer you a warm welcome at our newly renovated self-catering, Granary holiday accommodation, at the old Mill in Thurstonfield.
Abbey Farm, Lanercost, Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 2HQ, tel: 016977 3229
Self-catering with 6 units £395-£1250 pupw sleeps 4-8
Six beautifully appointed cottages situated on the Naworth Castle Estate, North Cumbria. Next to 12th Century Lanercost Priory and Hadrian’s Wall. Rated 4*/4* Gold, luxuriously furnished and many original features. On site Tea Room/Shop.
Cringles, Cumwhinton, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4 8DL, tel: 01228 561600
Self-catering with 1 unit £325-£500 pupw sleeps 4-6
Tastefully decorated and well equipped 4 star rated two bedroomed cottage in a village location, 3 miles from Carlisle city centre, within easy reach of the Lake District National Park, Hadrian's Wall, Eden Valley and the Scottish Borders.
Bridge Lane, Caldewgate, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA2 5SR, tel: 01228 597352
Self-catering with 6 units £320-£500 pupw sleeps 4-6
City centre next to Carlisle Castle and opposite Tullie House Museum. Within easy walking distance of all amenities. We offer high quality flats for up to 6 persons on a self catering basis.
Manor Croft, Moorhouse, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA5 6EL , tel: 01228 575153
Self-catering with 1 unit £710-£1500 pupw sleeps 9
Low Moor House is situated on the little known Solway Plain to the west of Carlisle. The area is scenic, peaceful and mainly agricultural and yet within easy reach of the many attractions in Cumbria and the Borders.