Self-catering holiday lets in Allonby, Cumbria
Find your ideal Allonby holiday cottage and start planning your North Cumbria holiday. We offer a variety of self-catering properties, from coastal holiday cottages to beautifully appointed holiday lets. With excellent quality accommodation set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, Allonby is a wonderful village in which to base your adventures. Its long sandy beach overlooks the Solway Firth, boasting impressive views of the Scottish Mountains beyond. Take a trip just 12 miles away to the picturesque landscapes of the Lake District, offering a plethora of outdoor pursuits such as hiking, boating and wild swimming. Families will love the close proximity to outdoor adventures, while those looking for a romantic getaway can find comfort in the peaceful atmosphere of Allonby.
Full of character, Allonby is a pretty village originating as an 18th-century sea bathing resort. It’s characterised by its narrow, cobbled streets and Georgian and Victorian architecture: explore the fascinating buildings of the Old Baths, North Lodge, Christ Church and Reading Room. Nearby you will find Maryport and Dearham for basic amenities, while the thriving market town of Workington has plenty of shops, eateries and entertainment. Embark on the Cumbria Coastal Way trail to visit the highlights of this stunning coastal region and to enjoy the fresh air. Bring a picnic from your self-catering cottage down to the beach and spot porpoise and seals playing amongst the waves, while a whole variety of birds can be found along the shoreline. This area is also a great spot for windsurfing, fishing, or simply a relaxing walk.