Looking for rural charm in the heart of the Eden Valley? Look no further than our cottages to rent in Colby, a hidden village encircled by wildflower meadows close to the heritage town of Appleby-in-Westmorland.
Pretty, stone-built cottages stand shoulder to shoulder with time-forgotten farm buildings in Colby, giving the village a rustic, pastoral feel. For romantic getaways, a Colby cottage is ideal. Think hand-in-hand strolls through the countryside on a balmy afternoon. Picnics in the shade of a tumble-down dry-stone wall. Candlelit dinners in stove-warmed country pubs. And cosy Colby cottages offering a wonderful place to return to after a day of exploration and adventure.
Adventure awaits on a Colby cottage break!
Thanks to its location between Cumbria and the Yorkshire Dales, a cottage break in Colby offers something for everyone. Love outdoor adventure? Head west from Colby and embark on all manner of outdoor pursuits in the Lake District National Park. From walking, climbing and cycling, to kayaking, zip-wiring, and zorbing, there's plenty to keep you occupied on a Colby cottage holiday.
Prefer a more sedate pace? With a holiday cottage in Colby, you're in the right place. Colby is a fantastic base for touring the surrounding area, with a wealth of visitor attractions both on your doorstep and further afield. Love history? Head to Appleby Castle, an imposing Norman keep turned luxurious 17th century mansion. Or, pack a picnic and make for Acorn Bank, a wonderful lawned garden with a plethora of seasonal blooms. Then, there's Penrith, whose pubs, eateries and independent shops make the town a great daytrip destination.
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