Cumbria welcomes thousands of visitors each year, most of whom come in search of the county's famous natural beauty. From the majestic Pennines to the idyllic Lake District, there's plenty of countryside to go around! But the county's only city can be equally captivating. Carlisle is packed with fascinating historical attractions and a vibrant cultural scene. The wide selection of welcoming B&Bs and fine hotels completes the package.
Convenient Business Hotels
As the county's only city, Carlisle is the hub of Cumbria's business. Whether it's for meetings or industry events, there are plenty of business hotels in the city to take care of professionals during their stay.
The Hallmark Hotel offers a number of business facilities. The hotel's five business specific rooms offer versatile space for all manner of events, from one-to-one meetings to theatre-style conferences for up to 220 delegates. There's free WiFi throughout and the central location makes access easy.
Carlisle is a traditional city, full of historical attractions. This means that plenty of visitors are keen to book into traditional accommodation. Park Broom Lodge offers exactly that.
The charming property is located a few miles outside the city centre, offering peace and quiet. Guests enjoy free WiFi, a garden and a complimentary breakfast. There are plenty of attractions nearby, the most popular being Hadrian's Wall, which is roughly half an hour's drive from the hotel.
City Centre Hotels
The centre of Carlisle is a lively and bustling place. In the day, there are plenty of unique independent shops to browse, and during the evening there's no shortage of fine restaurants and bars. Fortunately, it's easy to find good accommodation within walking distance of the city centre.
Arkale Lodge is situated on the popular London Road. With just 14 rooms, the hotel offers an intimate experience, with friendly staff always on hand to help offer advice on things to see and do in the city.
There's a pretty garden for guests to relax in on warm summer afternoons, and a pool table indoors, which is ideal for mixing with other guests. With free parking, the hotel also works well as a base from which to explore the surrounding countryside.