Where to stay around Appleby-in-Westmorland?

Our 2018 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 381 holiday lettings near Appleby-in-Westmorland. From 301 cottages to 26 houses, find the best place to stay with your family and friends to discover Appleby-in-Westmorland area.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Appleby-in-Westmorland?

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

  • Appleby Castle: 704 holiday lettings
  • Appleby Station: 681 holiday lettings
  • Weardale Museum: 477 holiday lettings
  • Kendal Castle: 2,216 holiday lettings
  • Bowlees Visitor Centre: 527 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Appleby-in-Westmorland 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 Appleby-in-Westmorland?

Yes, of course. HomeAway offers 301 cottages in Appleby-in-Westmorland. Our other popular types of Appleby-in-Westmorland holiday rentals include:

  • Houses: 26 self catering accommodations
  • Apartments: 23 self catering accommodations
  • Barns: 18 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 pool in Appleby-in-Westmorland?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 9 holiday homes with pool available in Appleby-in-Westmorland. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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    For your next holiday, consider a cottage or holiday rental home in Appleby-in-Westmoreland.

    Appleby-in-Westmorland is an ancient town nestled in the Eden River Valley. A holiday rental in Appleby-in-Westmorland can, in some ways, feel like a step back in time. Still, all of the modern comforts are available. There is much to do and whether a visitor prefers outdoor activities or visiting local attractions, there is something for everyone.

    Things to do on holiday to Appleby-in-Westmorland

    Being that Appleby-in-Westmoreland is set in the Eden River Valley, there are many activities that are a natural for the region. Guests can fish whilst looking out over the beautiful Eden River. That is just way that those on holiday here spend their time. In addition to being a picturesque valley town, Appleby-in-Westmoreland is also a historic town. Visitors can just a take a stroll and be able to see ancient building and other sites that will make them feel as though they have been carried to another time. The Appleby Castle is likely the most well known of all buildings in the area. While the interior is closed to the public, just the sight of the castle itself can take one’s breath away.

    Appleby-in-Westmoreland is also a stop on the famed Settle Carlisle Railway. This railway provides the most scenic rail car trips of any in the UK. What Appleby-in-Westmoreland may be best well known for is the Appleby Horse Fair which takes place in June of each year. This has been a tradition since 1685, and the event continues to draw thousands of visitors to the town each year.

    Places to visit on holiday to Appleby-in-Westmorland

    Whilst there is plenty to keep one on holiday busy in Appleby-of-Westmoreland, there are also several sites of interest that are just a short drive away. In nearby Kendal one can visit Sizergh Castle. The same family has lived in the castle for over 700 years. Impressive gardens, including the largest limestone rock garden in the country can be visited by guests. For a relaxing day trip, consider a ride on the steam yacht, Gondola which provides a glorious view of Coniston Waters.

    Weather in Appleby-in-Westmorland

    The weather in Appleby-in-Westmorland tends to be drier than in some other parts of the country. In fact, the most average rainfall for any month is less than 5 inches. The wettest month is December, but not by much as each month from October through January all see rain fall averages of about four inches. Winter temperatures range between the mid 30’s and the mid 40’s. Summers are milder with temperatures in the mid 60’s.

    Travel to Appleby-in-Westmorland

    The best way to reach Appleby-in-Westmorland is by rail. Northern Rail services the area as do a couple of other operators. Those coming from further away may fly into Manchester International Airport. The reason this is a good choice for airports is because there is a railway that begins at the airport and services many outlying locations. Visitors wishing to reach Appleby-in-Westmorland by car need only travel a few miles from junction 38 of the M6 motorway.

    Sightseeing in and around Appleby-in-Westmorland

    Do you want to discover top things to see and do while you're in the area? Venture out of your holiday home and check out everything that Appleby-in-Westmorland has to offer. Here are some of the major attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • Appleby Golf Club (0.9 mi / 1.5 km)
    • Rookin House Activity Centre (20.3 mi / 32.7 km)

    Exploring the natural landscape of Appleby-in-Westmorland

    Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to spend some time taking in the scenery, Appleby-in-Westmorland is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most stunning features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

    • High Force (11.7 mi / 18.9 km)
    • Mayburgh Henge (12.6 mi / 20.2 km)
    • Low Force (13 mi / 20.9 km)
    • Lacy's Caves (14 mi / 22.6 km)
    • Ullswater (17.4 mi / 28 km)
    • Eggleston Hall (18.1 mi / 29.2 km)