Many of Cumbria’s most popular attractions are within easy driving distance of Carlisle, making it a popular place to stay or visit on a day trip. Green Market and Carlisle Guildhall are just two of the popular destinations in the area. If you have time, don’t miss Carlisle Cathedral and the Tullie House Museum and Gallery.
Sports fanatics vacationing in Carlisle should head to Brunton Park to see the Carlisle United FC taking on visiting rivals. On match days follow the sea of blue and white, to the stadium, then after the final whistle blows, join local soccer lovers in the nearby pubs and relive the games finest moments over a few cold beers.
At the end of a long day exploring the streets of Carlisle, put up your feet and relax at one of the area’s hotels or serviced apartments. The Hallmark Hotel Carlisle, the Swallow Carlisle and the County Hotel are among the most popular accommodation options here.