Where to stay around Millom?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 217 holiday lettings near Millom. From 161 cottages to 26 houses, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Millom for a long holiday or a weekend break is on HomeAway.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Millom?

HomeAway offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Millom. From HomeAway travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Millom Station: 1,369 holiday lettings
  • Coniston Water: 2,182 holiday lettings
  • Scafell Pike: 2,020 holiday lettings
  • South Lakes Safari Zoo: 1,372 holiday lettings
  • Go Ape Grizedale: 2,231 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Millom listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent cottages in Millom?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 161 cottages in Millom. Our other popular types of Millom holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 18 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 4 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including cabins and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with free wifi in Millom?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with free wifi among our 10 holiday homes with free wifi available in Millom. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    Make a holiday rental, home, or cottage in Millom, England your home away from home

    Situated on the southerly peninsula of Copeland, the small coastal town of Millom is part of the South Western Lake district in Cumbria. The town is rich in heritage and has a huge amount of natural beauty, which will fascinate and inspire visitors. People will love staying in one of the many choices of self catered accommodation ranging from stately homes and luxury cottages to budget friendly holiday houses.

    Things to do on holiday to Millom, England

    Millom benefits in many ways from being close to the coast and the lakes, which makes fishing a very popular pastime in the area with sea fishing, coarse fishing and game fishing all possible here. The splendid hills and scenery offer great opportunities for walking and horse riding as well. It is well worth bringing a pair of binoculars on your holiday to Millom as this area is ideal for bird watching with many feathered visitors coming here throughout the year.

    Golfers are catered for in Millom with the 9-hole links course at Silecroft. Other sports can be tried at the Millom Recreation Centre, where visitors can play badminton, short tennis, cricket, carpet bowls, table tennis, football, netball, basketball and there is also a gymnasium, aerobic classes and a sun bed provided here.

    Places to visit on holiday to Millom, England

    The Lake District Park is just on the doorstep and guided tours are provided for holidaymakers. Millom and the surrounding areas are rich with history and there are many old buildings worth visiting too including a lighthouse and a castle as well as museums such as the RAF Museum.

    Nearby Hawkshead is home to Grizedale Forest Park, where visitors can find walking trails, cycle trails and a bike hire & shop. There are a couple of nature reserves located on the Duddon Estuary, which are very important sites for terns as well as a number of wading birds and waterfowl.

    Weather in Millom, England

    Due to its location on the northwest coast of England and its mountainous geography, Cumbria is the wettest part of England. The average rainfall for the higher areas of the Lake District is over 2,000 mm a year, but there is a very large local variation and Millom is nearer an average of 900 mm per year. The driest months of the year are normally between March and June with July and August generally the warmest with an average of 19C.

    Travel to Millom, England

    Manchester Airport (MAN) serves more domestic destinations than any other UK airport and is an ideal link to Millom being just over two hours drive away. Domestic flights from London are offered by British Airways and BMI. Aer Lingus and Ryanair offer flights to Manchester from Ireland, while many of the major European airlines such as Air France, KLM and Lufthansa fly here too. Northern Rail operates a train service direct to Millom station from Carlisle and Barrow-in-Furness.

    Sightseeing in and around Millom

    Are you hoping to find attractions to visit while you're in town? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Millom has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to see, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • South Lakes Safari Zoo (9.2 mi / 14.8 km)
    • Brantwood (12.4 mi / 20 km)
    • Go Ape Grizedale (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
    • Lakes Aqaurium (15 mi / 24.1 km)
    • Windermere Golf Club (18.6 mi / 29.9 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Millom

    Travellers appreciate the panoramic lake views and beautiful gardens, which is just a taste of what Millom has to offer. Whether you're an adventurous traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, you'll be sure to find the perfect setting for your holiday in Millom. These are some of the area's most eye-catching sights, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Old Man of Coniston (11.1 mi / 17.9 km)
    • Coniston Water (11.4 mi / 18.3 km)
    • Wast Water (12.4 mi / 19.9 km)
    • Go Ape Grizedale (13.3 mi / 21.5 km)
    • Scafell Pike (14 mi / 22.5 km)
    • Tarn Hows (14.8 mi / 23.8 km)