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Warwick Lodge Bed and Breakfast - Guest house
3 out of 5
112 Warwick Road, Carlisle, England
The price is £75 per night
0.39 mi from city centre
4.8/5Exceptional! (163 reviews)

"Excellent value for money."…"

Reviewed on 10 Dec 2019

Warwick Lodge Bed and Breakfast - Guest house
Park Broom Lodge
3 out of 5
Park Broom, Crosby-on-Eden, Carlisle, England
The price is £60 per night
2.81 mi from city centre
4.3/5Excellent! (145 reviews)
Simply amazing

"We had the most fabulous stay here. We were welcomed and hosted with attention to detail. The display of kindness towards myself and my Partner was second to none. So generous towards us. This place is a true gem of a find. We will definitely be back again when we visit Carlisle, and have already ..."…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec 2019

Park Broom Lodge
Arkale Lodge
3 out of 5
59 London Road, Cumbria, Carlisle, England
The price is £65 per night
0.47 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (537 reviews)

"Amazing cosy, clean and friendly people - the breakfast was the best I'd ever had - it was all fresh no cardboard been in the warmer ages bacon here"…"

Reviewed on 28 Feb 2020

Arkale Lodge
Crown & Mitre Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
3 out of 5
4 English Street, Carlisle, England
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0.21 mi from city centre
4/5Very Good! (360 reviews)

"Your welcoming staff made my stay perfect Thankyou so much"…"

Reviewed on 8 Mar 2020

Crown & Mitre Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
County Hotel
3 out of 5
9 Botchergate, Carlisle, England
The price is £42 per night
0.07 mi from city centre
3.2/5 (459 reviews)

"The hotel is quite old and out of date but the breakfast was amazing. Its situated close to the Carlisle train station and there are lots of noisy clubs/pubs adjacent to it. Its clean, the breakfast staff were very friendly and kind. One of the morning receptionist during our checkout gave us the ..."…"

Reviewed on 12 Feb 2020

County Hotel
Willowbeck Lodge
3 out of 5
Lambley Bank, Scotby, Carlisle, England
The price is £155 per night
2.23 mi from city centre
4.9/5Exceptional! (56 reviews)
Beautiful

"We stayed at Willowbeck Lodge for my 50th birthday, wow what an amazing place, staff very welcoming and polite, the rooms are clean spacious, bathroom was huge, we stayed in the oak room, beds very comfortable, breakfast was lovely, plenty of choice, definitely be returning to Willowbeck, totally ..."…"

Reviewed on 25 Jan 2020

Willowbeck Lodge
Ashleigh House
3 out of 5
46 Victoria Place, Carlisle, England
The price is £80 per night
0.24 mi from city centre
4.7/5Exceptional! (51 reviews)
Good as always .

"Great stay again i would not go any where else i Carlisle , the breakfast was amazing as always many thanks Mick."…"

Reviewed on 23 Feb 2020

Ashleigh House
Warwick Hall
3.5 out of 5
Warwick-on-Eden, Carlisle, England
Free cancellationReserve now, pay when you stay
The price is £96 per night
4.02 mi from city centre
4.5/5Wonderful! (106 reviews)

"Lovely house with beautifully decorated rooms and bathrooms. Small but delicious menu at dinner and an excellent breakfast. The grounds are wonderful, even at this time of year, and in summer just be even better. The staff are all friendly and welcoming and happy to chat!"…"

Reviewed on 13 Mar 2020

Warwick Hall
Hallmark Hotel Carlisle
4 out of 5
Court Square, Carlisle, England
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0.06 mi from city centre
3.4/5 (783 reviews)

"Lovely, character hotel. Very reasonably priced. Would definitely go back again."…"

Reviewed on 26 Feb 2020

Hallmark Hotel Carlisle
ibis Carlisle – City Centre
2 out of 5
Portlands Botchergate, Carlisle, England
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0.17 mi from city centre
4.2/5Very Good! (939 reviews)
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"Racing off but still had a great 👍 time great location and very welcoming staff as always"…"

Reviewed on 25 Feb 2020

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Visiting Carlisle

Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Carlisle, and visitors give high marks for the lively bar scene and top-notch restaurants. Welcoming and walkable, this city attracts tourists with its cafes and cathedrals. Top sights around the area include The Sands Centre and Hadrian's Wall.

  • There are 91 hotels and other accommodation options in Carlisle
  • The closest major airport is in Carlisle (CAX), 6.1 mi (9.8 km) from the city centre

Sightseeing and Staying in Carlisle

Cultural venues in the city include The Sands Centre, Carlisle Guildhall and Tullie House Museum and Gallery. The city is notable for its cathedrals and landmarks like Carlisle Cathedral, Carlisle Castle, and Carlisle Racecourse. The picturesque setting of Bitts Park and Watchtree Nature Reserve exemplify the city's natural beauty.

Top places to see around the area include Ullswater, 21.9 mi/35.3 km from the heart of the city, and Housesteads Roman Fort, which is 25.3 mi (40.8 km) away.

Getting around Carlisle

If you'd like to explore more of the area, hop aboard a train from Carlisle Station, Dalston Station or Wetheral Station. Carlisle might not have as many public transport choices so consider a car rental to maximise your time.

Dressing for Carlisle

  • Between January and March, daytime temperatures average 8°C, whilst night-time temperatures stay around 0°C
  • From April to June, the average is 17°C during the day and 2°C at night
  • July to September sees average temperatures of 19°C during the day and 7°C at night
  • Between October and December, you can expect 13°C as the daytime average and 0°C as the night-time average
  • About 618.20 millimetres of rain falls on Carlisle each year
  • July and August are usually the hottest months averaging 18°C, while December and January are usually the coldest with an average temperature of 0°C

Frequently asked questions

Where is the best place for a stay in Carlisle?
Arkale Lodge is a favourite property for Expedia customers. This 3-star guesthouse offers free breakfast and free WiFi. Other top choices based on traveller reviews include Brooklyn House and Crown & Mitre Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western.
If I need to cancel my hotel reservation in Carlisle, will I receive a refund?
Yes, the majority of room reservations are fully refundable if you cancel before the accommodation’s cancellation deadline, which in most cases is within 24 or 48 hours of your arrival date. If you have a reservation that’s non-refundable, you might still have the option to cancel and receive a refund within a 24-hour period of your booking. Put in your dates and click on “Search”, then you can filter by “free cancellation” to view the best options available in Carlisle.
What's the best place to stay on a budget in Carlisle?
Based on reviews, County Hotel is a popular 3-star hotel for our travellers looking for an economical choice, and features free WiFi and free parking. Other choices to stay on the cheap include Cumbria Park Hotel and Arkale Lodge.
What's the best hotel for a family trip to Carlisle?
Park Broom Lodge is a top 3-star B&B on Expedia for families, and features a restaurant and free parking. Other good choices for your family trip include Crown Hotel and Hallmark Hotel Carlisle. Also, attractions in the area such as Lake District Wildlife Park and Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue are fun for children of all ages.
What's the best hotel for couples in Carlisle?
Dalston Hall Hotel is a favourite 4-star hotel for couples, and features premium bedding and coffee makers. Other good options for your romantic getaway include Hallmark Hotel Carlisle and Warwick Hall.
What's the best pet-friendly accommodation option in Carlisle?
Warwick Hall is a top dog-friendly hotel, and offers a restaurant along with free WiFi for its human guests. Crown & Mitre Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western is another good option for a stay with your pet.
What's the best luxury hotel in Carlisle?
Dalston Hall Hotel is a 4-star hotel with a bar, and a popular choice for Expedia travellers looking for a luxurious stay.
What is the best spa hotel in Carlisle?
Green View Lodges is a top spa hotel with 5 rooms, free WiFi and barbecues. Treat yourself to the sauna at the on-site spa. Other popular spa hotels in Carlisle include Crown & Mitre Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western and Crown Hotel.
What is staying in Carlisle like?
Budget-minded travellers will find good deals in Carlisle, and visitors give high marks for the lively bar scene and top-notch restaurants. Welcoming and walkable, this city attracts tourists with its cafes and cathedrals. Top sights in the city include Lake District National Park and The Sands Centre. In Carlisle, there are 123 hotels and other accommodation options to choose from.
What should I do while I'm visiting Carlisle?
Cultural venues include The Sands Centre, Carlisle Guildhall and Tullie House Museum and Gallery. Landmarks like Carlisle Castle, Carlisle Racecourse and Carlisle Cathedral might be worth a visit. Natural beauty is on display at Lake District National Park, Bitts Park and Watchtree Nature Reserve.
How can I get around Carlisle?
If you’d like to explore more of the area, take a train from Carlisle Station, Dalston Station or Wetheral Station. Carlisle might not have many public transport options, so consider a car rental to maximise your time.
What's the weather like in Carlisle?
The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 12°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 3°C. Average annual rainfall for Carlisle is 618 mm.

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