Keepers Cottage

The perfect retreat

Carlisle Castle

The castle is owned by English Heritage and is open most days 10am-6pm

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20 mins from Keepers

Tullie House

Carlisle’s internationally reknowned Art Gallery and Museum

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20 mins from Keepers

Carlisle Cathedral

Carlisle’s 900-year-old, glorious, cathedral is a landmark building.

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20 mins from Keepers

Solway Aviation Museum

The aircraft museum is located at Carlisle Lake District Airport

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15 mins from Keepers

Sands Centre

Venue for entertainment and sports. Always plenty going on for any age group.

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20 mins from Keepers

Crafty Monkeys

Make your own pottery. Any age. No need to book.

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30 mins from Keepers

Walby Farm Park

For younger people. Spend the whole day messing about on the farm.

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10 mins from Keepers

Happy Hooves

BHS approved riding centre in Penrith

Activities open to all

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30 mins from Keepers

Hadrians Wall

A World Heritage Site since 1987, Hadrian’s Wall is an astounding feat of engineering.

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30 mins from Keepers

Vindolanda

Roman fort and village and Roman Army Museum

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45 mins from Keepers

Brampton

Famous church, market, antique centre, RSPB reserve and much more

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10 mins from Keepers

GretnaGateway

Outlet village packed with bargain stores by the top brands

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15 mins from Keepers

Solway Coast

The Solway Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB) was designated in December 1964

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20 mins from Keepers

Caerlaverock Castle

One of Scotland’s great medieval fortresses. Stunning surroundings of national importance to wildlife.

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10 mins from Keepers

Lake District

The Northern fells can be seen from the end of the road.

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1 hour from Keepers

LanerCost Priory

The beautiful and now tranquil setting of Augustinian Lanercost Priory is great for the whole family to explore

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15 mins from Keepers

Sustrans Cycle Routes

Join routes 72, 74, 7, 10 just a few minutes from Keepers. 10 and 72 are the closest.

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15-30 mins from Keepers

Outdoor Pools:

There are pools at Lazonby, Askham and Shap
From 30mins to an hour from keepers

 

Eden Rock Climbing

A dedicated bouldering centre located near Carlisle city centre

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20 mins from Keepers

 

A selection of comments from our guest book

Mr & Mrs A. from Guildford, Surrey
” A truly delightful cottage….”

Mr & Mrs C. from Trowbridge, Wiltshire.
“Lovely cottage, friendly people and lots of wildlife….”

Mr & Mrs G. from Teddington, London.
“Excellent 1st class….”

Mr & Mrs K. from Brigg, Lincolnshire.
“First visit but not the last!….”

Mrs G. & Family from India.
“Lovely place, everything I dreamed of….”

Mr & Mrs W. from Leeds.
“We agree this place is the best we have stayed at, we love it….”

Mr & Mrs C. from Market Rasen, Lincolnshire.
“Great holiday again, 3rd time here and will return…”