About the area
Surrounded by some of the country's most spectacular scenery in one of the most relaxing settings. Appleby Manor Country House Hotel is a rural retreat waiting to be discovered, yet is within easy access of some of the most popular tourist destinations. Located in the heart of the Eden Valley and the Pennines and set on the edge of the Lake District.
Appleby Manor Country House Hotel is also within close proximity to the Yorkshire Dales and easy driving distance of Hadrian's Wall and the Scottish Borders. The countryside around abounds with impressive scenery and an array of attractions and places to visit and explore.
This area is an area of outstanding natural beauty - from the small market towns and villages to the large fells in which they nestle.
The area offers something for everyone with no shortage of attractions for visitors. There are a wealth of places to go and visit in the Lake District, Pennines and Yorkshire Dales, some a little more different than others such as the 'Eden Ostrich World' ideal for those who fancy something a little more unusual and perfect for families. For more ideas on what to do in the area visit our local attractions page.
Enjoy un-congested roads and fells and quaint villages and picturesque towns including Appleby, Alston, Hawes, Melmerby and Penrith to name a few.
Enjoy a tasty snack in one of the numerous local pubs as you listen to the friendly locals setting the world to rights, and allow this slower pace of life to enchant you and leave you relaxed and refreshed.