Holiday accommodation & cottages to rent in Appleby
Take a look at our Appleby cottages, set within the thriving market town of Appleby-on-Westmorland, surrounded by miles of beautiful landscapes. With a variety of accommodations, from cosy cottages to rent to charming townhouses, you can find the perfect place for you, whether you are looking for a romantic getaway or a holiday for larger groups and families. Appleby-in-Westmorland is overlooked by the North Pennine Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty to the east, the Lake District Fells to the west, with the River Eden running through the centre. It is an ideal location for green living enthusiasts as it is the starting point for a plethora of scenic walking routes, cycling trails, and Appleby features on the Nurture Eden trails that cover art, culture, food, heritage and the great outdoors across Cumbria.
Keeping plenty of its old-world charm, Appleby is a picturesque setting for a getaway with a famously beautiful main street, Boroughgate, exuding medieval character. Take a picnic down to the peaceful riverside, watch the annual Appleby Horse Fair in June, or try your hand at trout fishing. Visit the 17th-century Appleby Castle for a fascinating day out or wander round the selection of independent shops and grab a bite to eat at one of the restaurants. Local produce like the Appleby Creamery Cheeses or fresh veg that can be found in farm shops or at the Saturday market. Alternatively, you could head to the northern and central lakes of the Lake District for a calm ramble or even water sports such as canoeing or boating.