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Make a Holiday Rental Cottage in Ulverston, Cumbria Your Home Away From Home

 

Located on the southern tip of the Lake District in England is the charismatic town of Ulverston. An Ulverston holiday will offer the best of both worlds; you can opt to have a tranquil, relaxing holiday in an Ulverston holiday rental cottage, or you can venture into the great outdoors with plenty of things to see and do. No matter what type of holiday you are looking for, an Ulverston holiday can deliver what you want.

Things to Do on Holiday to Ulverston, Cumbria

This historical market town has a lot to offer in terms of attractions and things to do. Within Ulverston itself visitors can indulge in activities such as swimming, tennis, golf, hockey, football and horse riding. The town has its own leisure centre which has a state-of-the-art gymnasium to build up a sweat in. About a mile outside of the town in the north is the Hoad Monument. Situated atop a hill, this is a perfect spot for bird watching, photography or just some walking, taking in the spectacular countryside views and views of the town.

One half of the famous comedy duo, Laurel and Hardy, was born in Ulverston. As a result visitors can learn more about Stan Laurel and his partner at the town’s Laurel & Hardy Museum, which contains a staggering amount of memorabilia on this comical pair. There is also a 1930’s Art-Deco style cinema, The Roxy, which has a 43 foot screen with regular viewings of film favourites each month. Ulverston is also known as a festival town and there are many events throughout the year for visitors to enjoy. This includes the Dickensian Festival when residents and shopkeepers dress in clothing from the Victorian period. There is a traditional fairground, a Hog Roast and old-fashioned goods for sale.

Places to Visit on Holiday to Ulverston, Cumbria

Approximately 30 minutes journey to the north of Ulverston, in the heart of the Lake District National Park, is the beautiful town of Ambleside. The first place to visit in the town is the remains of the Roman fort which was built there over 2,000 years ago. Visitors will be able to make out the Commander’s offices, several granaries and the building’s headquarters amongst the remainder of the fort.

Artefacts that were uncovered during excavations can be seen in the nearby town of Kendal at its Museum of Natural History and Archaeology. Also worth a visit when at Ambleside is Rydal Mount which lies on the outskirts of the town. Rydal Mount was the home of the English poet William Wordsworth from 1813 to 1850. The house is filled with paintings, documents and furniture and is surrounded by beautiful gardens for visitors to walk around.

Weather in Ulverston, Cumbria

Due to the fact that the town of Ulverston is on the edge of the Lake District, visitors can expect a cooler and wetter climate than other parts of the British Isles. Having said this, an Ulverston holiday will offer comfortable daytime temperatures of 16°C during the summer months of July and August. The driest month of the year to have an Ulverston holiday rental cottage is April when there is an average of only 2 inches of rain. The cooler time to visit is during the winter months of December, January and February when the average daytime temperature is 5°C.

Cheap Flights to Ulverston, Cumbria

There are several nearby major UK airports which travellers can fly into to start their Ulverston holiday. The nearest is Blackpool International Airport (BLK) which is less than an hour and a half from the town. The second nearest is Manchester Airport (MAN) which is under 2 hours away from Ulverston. Travellers will find a range of operators offering affordable flights such as Jet2com, British Airways and BMI. Passengers can depart from several UK airports including Aberdeen (ABZ), London Gatwick (LGW), Heathrow (LHR) and Belfast (BFS).

    Wonderful! 4.9/5
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    House #6483937
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      Wonderful! 4.9/5
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      Barn #8054436
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        Wonderful! 4.8/5
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        House #1174562
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          House #8146197
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            Cottage #1967443
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              Exceptional! 5/5
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              • 4 BR
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              House #6124972
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                Cottage #1967303
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                  • 1 BR
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                  Apartment #6553787
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                    Cottage #8276448
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                      • 2 BR
                      • 1 BA
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                      Apartment #6127574
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                        Cottage #6831838
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                          Cottage #1867898
                            • 2 BR
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                            Cottage #1860973
                              • 2 BR
                              • Separate Toilets
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                              Cottage #1859075
                                • 2 BR
                                • 1 BA
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                                Cottage #6772113
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                                  • 3 BR
                                  • 1 BA
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                                  House #8280686
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                                    • 3 BR
                                    • 2 BA
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                                    Cottage #1966081
                                      • 3 BR
                                      • 1 BA
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                                      Cottage #8279091
                                        • 3 BR
                                        • 2 BA
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                                        Cottage #1968278
                                          Exceptional! 5/5
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                                          • 2 BR
                                          • 2 BA
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                                          Apartment #8172767
                                          9
                                          Viewed 17 times in the last 48 hours
                                            Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                            • 2 BR
                                            • 1 BA
                                            • Sleeps 4
                                            Cottage #8158830
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                                            Viewed 248 times in the last 48 hours
                                              Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                              • 2 BR
                                              • 1 BA
                                              • Sleeps 4
                                              Cottage #1933633
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                                              Viewed 77 times in the last 48 hours
                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                (40 reviews)
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                                                • 4 BR
                                                • 2 BA
                                                • Sleeps 7
                                                Bungalow #1905885
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                                                Viewed 98 times in the last 48 hours
                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
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                                                  • 5 BR
                                                  • 4 BA
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                                                  House #1747932
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                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                    • 3 BR
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                                                    • Sleeps 8
                                                    Cottage #1123064
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                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                      • 4 BR
                                                      • 2 BA
                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                      • Sleeps 8
                                                      House #8151978
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                                                      Viewed 69 times in the last 48 hours
                                                        Excellent! 4.5/5
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                                                        • 3 BR
                                                        • 3 BA
                                                        • Sleeps 6
                                                        Cottage #6492026
                                                        13
                                                        Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                          Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                          • 2 BR
                                                          • 2 BA
                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                          Barn #8173830
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                                                          Viewed 51 times in the last 48 hours
                                                            Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                            • 2 BR
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                                                            • Sleeps 4
                                                            Bungalow #8146970
                                                            22
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                                                              Wonderful! 4.9/5
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                                                              • 2 BR
                                                              • 1 BA
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                                                              Cottage #1933735
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                                                              Viewed 31 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
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                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                • Sleeps 2
                                                                Cottage #8076509
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                                                                Viewed 18 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                  (22 reviews)
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                                                                  • 1 BR
                                                                  • 1 BA
                                                                  • Sleeps 2
                                                                  Cottage #1876740
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                                                                  Viewed 38 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                    Excellent! 4.6/5
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                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                    • 2 BA
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                                                                    Cottage #8072662
                                                                    22
                                                                    Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                      Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                      (43 reviews)
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                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                      House #8079212
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                                                                      Viewed 36 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                        Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                        (86 reviews)
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                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                        Cottage #411435
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                                                                        Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                          (26 reviews)
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                                                                          • 2 BR
                                                                          • 1 BA
                                                                          • Sleeps 4
                                                                          Cottage #8132297
                                                                          26
                                                                          Viewed 32 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                            Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                            (9 reviews)
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                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                            Cottage #6974568
                                                                            9
                                                                            Viewed 79 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                              Good! 3.7/5
                                                                              (14 reviews)
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                                                                              • 1 BR
                                                                              • 1 BA
                                                                              • Sleeps 2
                                                                              Cottage #8161669
                                                                              14
                                                                              Viewed 65 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                (22 reviews)
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                                                                                • 2 BR
                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                Cottage #1682369
                                                                                22
                                                                                Viewed 37 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                  Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                  (7 reviews)
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                                                                                  • 4 BR
                                                                                  • 3 BA
                                                                                  • Sleeps 8
                                                                                  House #6864690
                                                                                  7
                                                                                  Viewed 55 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                    (39 reviews)
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                                                                                    • 2 BR
                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                    • Sleeps 4
                                                                                    Cabin #8132074
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                                                                                    Viewed 107 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                      Excellent! 4.6/5
                                                                                      (15 reviews)
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                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                      • 2 BA
                                                                                      • Separate Toilet
                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                      Cottage #8088447
                                                                                      15
                                                                                      Viewed 22 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                        Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                        (10 reviews)
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                                                                                        • 2 BR
                                                                                        • 1 BA
                                                                                        • Sleeps 4
                                                                                        Cottage #6104875
                                                                                        10
                                                                                        Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                          Excellent! 4.7/5
                                                                                          (26 reviews)
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                                                                                          • 3 BR
                                                                                          • 2 BA
                                                                                          • Sleeps 6
                                                                                          Cottage #8078250
                                                                                          26
                                                                                          Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                            Exceptional! 5/5
                                                                                            (9 reviews)
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                                                                                            • 1 BR
                                                                                            • 1 BA
                                                                                            • Sleeps 2
                                                                                            Cottage #8131438
                                                                                            9
                                                                                            Viewed 15 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                              Excellent! 4.5/5
                                                                                              (55 reviews)
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                                                                                              • 3 BR
                                                                                              • 2 BA
                                                                                              • Sleeps 5
                                                                                              Bungalow #1110081
                                                                                              55
                                                                                              Viewed 24 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                (42 reviews)
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                                                                                                • 1 BR
                                                                                                • 1 BA
                                                                                                • Sleeps 4
                                                                                                Apartment #1880897
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                                                                                                Viewed 28 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                  Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                  (11 reviews)
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                                                                                                  • 3 BR
                                                                                                  • 2 BA
                                                                                                  • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                  • Sleeps 6
                                                                                                  House #8169090
                                                                                                  11
                                                                                                  Viewed 30 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                    Wonderful! 4.9/5
                                                                                                    (23 reviews)
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                                                                                                    • 3 BR
                                                                                                    • 2 BA
                                                                                                    • Separate Toilet
                                                                                                    • Sleeps 7
                                                                                                    House #1407112
                                                                                                    23
                                                                                                    Viewed 23 times in the last 48 hours
                                                                                                      Wonderful! 4.8/5
                                                                                                      (31 reviews)
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                                                                                                      • 3 BR
                                                                                                      • 1 BA
                                                                                                      • Sleeps 5
                                                                                                      House #8123199
                                                                                                      31
                                                                                                      Viewed 20 times in the last 48 hours
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                                                                                                      Recent Reviews

                                                                                                      Great location

                                                                                                      4 of 5
                                                                                                      Lovely property. Clean. Handy for the town.
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017

                                                                                                      Excellent time

                                                                                                      5 of 5
                                                                                                      The property was nice, clean and comfortable
                                                                                                      • Review Submitted: Jun 27, 2017
                                                                                                      • Date of Stay: Jun 2017