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Nearest travel links

Airport Newcastle Upon Tyne 130 km
Ferry Newcastle Upon Tyne 152 km
Train station Aspatria 9 km
Car Car essential

Activities near Cockermouth

Sports Tennis in town, Water sports, Horse riding, Waterpark, Fishing
Great for Walking holidays, Rural or countryside holidays, Beach or lakeside relaxation, Cycling holidays, Winter sun

How to get there

The nearest Airport and Ferry in Newcastle Upon Tyne.

ARRIVING FROM THE SOUTH

From Junction 40 on the M6 Motorway take the A66 to Keswick/Workington. After travelling for some 35/40 minutes you will come to a big roundabout on the outskirts of Cockermouth. You will see the Sheep & Wool Centre off the left of the roundabout and a Garage on the opposite side. Go straight across this roundabout and drive down the hill to another large roundabout and take second exit, the A595 to Carlisle. This road will take you across the River and up hill to another roundabout, go straight across (A595 to Carlisle). About two miles along this road you will see a sign on the left, which says Redmain, Blindcrake and Isel turn right. Drive down the hill and look for the second house on the left, which has the gravel driveway, and you will see the sign for Huddlestone Cottage and The Hayloft. You have arrived!

ARRIVING FROM THE NORTH

Take the A69 or A74 to Carlisle. Then take the A595 to Cockermouth and Workington. Travel 20 miles approximately and you will pass Bothel on the right hand side, then the Moota Hotel on the left hand side about a mile further on. About two miles along this road you will see a sign on the right, which says Redmain, Blindcrake and Isel turn left. Drive down the hill and look for the second house on the left, which has the gravel driveway, and you will see the sign for Huddlestone Cottage and The Hayloft. You have arrived!