Hidden Gem on the Edge of the Lake District: Cartmel Awaits

Just a 6-minute drive from your cozy holiday cottage, nestled on the edge of the Lake District, lies Cartmel. Forget the tourist traps – this charming village is a true hidden gem, brimming with unexpected delights and calling out to your inner explorer.

Cartmel is a lovely village with a beautiful square, complete with market cross, waterpump and trough.

Foodie Paradise:

Cartmel’s reputation precedes it with a delectable array of Lakeland inns, tea rooms, and gourmet restaurants. But wait, there’s more!

  • Michelin-starred magic: Brace yourself for an unforgettable culinary experience at L’enclume, one of the country’s most celebrated restaurants boasting three Michelin Stars. ✨

Image of L’enclume restaurant in Cartmel

  • Events for all ages: Throughout the year, Cartmel comes alive with events that cater to every interest, from family-friendly festivals to intimate gatherings for history buffs.

Image of a family enjoying a festival in Cartmel

  • Step back in time: Journey through centuries at the awe-inspiring 12th-century priory, attracting pilgrims from across the globe with its rich history and stunning architecture. ⛪️

Image of the 12th-century priory in Cartmel

Beyond the Square:

And that’s just the beginning!  Cartmel is a Lake District gem.

Cartmel’s quiet streets wind their way past independent shops, artisan studios, and cozy pubs, each offering a unique taste of local life.

Image of a quaint shop in Cartmel

Luxury and Tranquility:

Seeking luxury and tranquility? Look no further than Grange-over-Sands, your base for exploring Cartmel and the wider Lake District. With its idyllic setting and luxurious accommodations, it’s the perfect starting point for an unforgettable escape.

Image of Grange-over-Sands in the Lake District

Unforgettable Escape Awaits:

So, what are you waiting for? Unpack your bags, grab your walking shoes, and prepare to be charmed by Cartmel’s hidden magic. Just remember, it’s not just a village – it’s an experience.

Why choose our holiday rental in Grange-over-Sands?

Our pet-friendly holiday cottage is cosy, well-maintained and beautifully decorated. It comes with everything needed for a relaxing break.

The accommodation is managed by the owners – David and Pam Chadwick, who maintain the property to the finest possible standards. We love this part of the world and can help you discover all it has to offer. From the lounge of the property, you can see across Morecambe Bay, and even spot Blackpool Tower on a clear day.

Since we’re close to Kents Bank railway station, using the train is so convenient, with only a 5-minute walk from the property, so why use your car?

Cartmel is one of the most popular villages in the Southern Lakes and is less than 2-miles from Cartmel.

Discover the excitement of horse racing in Cartmel. Plan your visit to Cartmel Races and upcoming events and experience the thrill of the races for yourself.

If you’re looking for quality holiday rentals near Cartmel, discover more about our holiday property. Or don’t hesitate to contact us today.


June 3rd
(4 nights)

Telephone: 07785944194