Short Breaks Cumbria

Cumbria and the Lake District is a perfect place to enjoy a weekend away or a short break. With fantastic scenery everywhere you go, staying in a Farm Stay holiday cottage or B&B is ideally suited to a county such as Cumbria. Our properties are located in the countryside, often on real working farms, and always have the highest standards of comfort and quality, staying in a county like Cumbria you’ll be sure to be located among some idyllic scenery.
Cumbria is quite possibly the most beautiful county in the whole of England, with the Lake District boasting absolutely magnificent scenery. Lakes such as Windermere, Derwentwater, Ullswater and Catbells are famous throughout the country and for good reason, all manner of water sports and outdoor activities can be enjoyed on lakes such as Windermere, while each lake has its own unique charm and stunning surroundings.
Away from the water Hadrian’s Wall is another attraction in Cumbria which is famous throughout the UK. Stretching 73 miles from sea to sea, Hadrian’s Wall is a UNESCO World Heritage Site which has numerous trails, frontier history and re-enactments to enhance the experience. Carlisle Castle is another site in Cumbria with a rich history, the Castle is over 900 years old and has been besieged 10 times, more than any other Castle in the UK.
If the weather is being uncooperative there is still much to do in Cumbria. The Abbot Hall Art Gallery is an art gallery in a grade II listed villa, boasting a fine collection of 16th, 17th and 18th Century art work. Alternatively the Lakeland Motor Museum is another place to visit in inclement weather. The museum contains approximately 30,000 exhibits, including a variety of motorbikes, scooters and motorcars and traces the history of the car throughout the ages.

Cumbria is perfect for anyone who enjoys the outdoors and wants to see one of the natural treasures of the UK, Farm Stay provides the ideal place to stay  for a weekend or mid week short break. When you are done exploring for the day you are able to relax in comfortable and cosy surroundings of your Farm Stay property. For those looking to travel to Cumbria without children in-toe, booking outside of the holidays gives you access to lower rates, meaning you can enjoy the same great Farm Stay Cumbrian experience for less.

To find options for short breaks or weekend breaks in Cumbria, please use the search links on the left of this page with ‘Cumbria’ as your destination.  

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Hawkshead Hill Farm

Ambleside, Cumbria

A self catering holiday cottage for up to 4 people in secluded surroundings at the heart of the English Lake...

£320 -£635 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
4 in 1 Unit
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Coomb View

Kendal, Cumbria

Luxury 2 Bedroom Stone Built Barn Conversion Set In A Idyllic Farm Location Fully Equipped perfect location...

£480 -£890 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-4 in 1 Unit
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Foxgloves

Westward Wigton, Cumbria

A spacious well equipped comfortable self catering cottage on a working farm in Wigton, Cumbria.

Visit England 4 * rating
£266 -£545 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-8 in 1 Unit
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Low Hall Farm

Kirkby in Furness, Cumbria

Low Hall is a working bed and breakfast farm with stunning views across the Duddon Estuary and Lakeland...

Visit England AA 4 * rating
From £70 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Rooms :
3
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The Byre

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

A converted single storey listed Byre with exposed beams, central heating and wood burning stove. It faces...

Visit England 3 * rating
£200 -£350 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
1-2 in 1 Unit
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Swinside End Farm

Cockermouth, Cumbria

Working farm B&B situated in a peaceful part of Lorton Valley. Swinside End Farm is the perfect base for your...

Visit England 5 * rating
£64 -£80 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Rooms :
3
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Crosslands Farm

Hawkshead, Cumbria

17th century farmhouse on a working farm.Original features, flag floors, low doors, beams. Lovely views...

Visit England 4 * rating
From £80 per room per night
Type:
B&B
Rooms :
3
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Glamping @ Mosedale End Farm

Penrith, Cumbria

Glamping Pod with En Suite shower & Mini Kitchen is situated in the corner of the Farm Yard, with wonderful...

From £70 per unit/pitch per night
Type:
Glamping & Camping
Units/Pitches :
1
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Stay Lambing Live

Kirkby Stephen, Cumbria

Experience life on a working hill farm, set in the stunning Eden Valley, hosts of BBC 2 Lambing Live welcome...

£495 -£1085 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-8 in 1 Unit
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Gowan Bank Farm Cottages

Nr Windermere, Cumbria

Two beautiful cottages finished to a very high standard and situated on a working beef and sheep farm (3...

£304 -£650 per week
Type:
Self Catering
Sleeps:
2-4 in 2 Units
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