Carlisle is the county town of Cumbria, and is situated in the north of the county,
outside the official boundaries of the Lake District National Park. It has a rich
history, which can be explored in detail at Carlisle Castle. It is also close to
Scotland and Northumberland.
Carlisle, in Cumbria the Lake District has much to offer holiday makers and visitors.
There are many places to stay in Carlisle, including great self-catering holiday
cottages and quality bed and breakfasts and guest houses. To see some of the best
holiday accommodation in Carlisle please click on the following links:
Carlisle self-catering holiday cottages and B&Bs and Hotels in Carlisle, Cumbria
the Lake District
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We recommend the following Carlisle hotels and B&Bs: The Swallow Hotel on the outskirts of Carlisle with views over the surrounding countryside.
Briardale Bed and Breakfast in Lazonby near Carlisle in Cumbria, the Lake District.
Just 15 minutes from Penrith, Carlisle, The Borders and Northumberland. Superb views
of the North Pennines. One twin and one single room. Prices from £30 pppn. Superb
breakfasts and hospitality. Please click the link for more on this Lazonby B&B.