Askam In Furness Holiday Cottages
Think golden sands, peaceful landscapes and cosy country pubs when you rent a cottage in Askam-In-Furness, the Cumbrian village offering the best of both coast and country. With its sandy beach, quaint village and proximity to Cumbria's famous Lake District, this is one cottage holiday destination you won't forget in a hurry.
Things to see and do on an Askam-In-Furness break
Let's start in Askam-In-Furness, the Viking village with a long and fascinating history. Rent a holiday cottage here and spend the day exploring the village, stopping off at the pub to feast on hearty Cumbrian fare. Then, strap on the walking boots and take a hike in the surrounding countryside, nominated a Site of Scecial Scientific Interest thanks to the range of flora found there. Or, if the sun's out, grab your beach towel and head to the village's beautiful golden beach, which also benefits from being dog friendly.
Plan to travel further afield? Our cottages near Askam-In-Furness offer a great base for touring. Drive west and you'll find more wonderful beaches, including St Bees, Aldingham and Walney Island. Head East, and you'll stumble upon the Whitbarrow National Nature Reserve, famed for its misty wetlands and blanket of wildflowers. Or, drive north and encounter the beauty of the Lake District National Park, where scenic attractions like Windermere, Grizedale Forest and Buttermere beckon.
What else will you fill your days with on an Askam-In-Furness break? Visit Cartmel's ancient Priory Church. Explore the gardens of Holker Hall. Enjoy a waterside picnic in Fell Foot Park. Discover Cumbria's industrial heritage at the Stott Park Bobbin Mill. Or simply relax in your Askam-In-Furness holiday cottage, enjoying exquisite views of the Cumbrian coast and beyond.
For your chance to holiday in this magnificent region of Cumbria, scroll down and choose your favourite Askam-In-Furness cottage today.