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Things to do near Rock House bed and breakfast in Ulverston.
Rock House bed and breakfast is centrally located in Ulverston, South Lakes, Cumbria. Ulverston prides itself on being a festival market town. It is central to numerous festivals throughout the year. For up to date information on upcoming festivals and events please check out the Ulverston Tourist Information web site http://www.visitulverston.com or our latest news posts.
Ulverston’s most recognisable landmark is the Hoad Hill monument, built as a memorial to Sir John Barrow in 1850. From the summit of Hoad Hill there are superb views over Morcambe Bay, and the mountains of the Lake District and Pennines.
Ulverston is also the start of the Cumbria way, a 74 mile walk inspired by the reintroduction of Cumbria as a county back in 1974. It crosses the heart of the Lake District and finishes in Carlise.
The proprietors’ of the Bed and Breakfast have lived in the area for many years and love the local area. Together we have experience of fell running, kayaking, cycling and mountain walking. We can offer advice on local itineraries and give suggestions for days out to suit your booking. We can also provide secure storage for cycles, kayaks, etc if needed.
If you would like to find out more about Ulverston, please look at our posts on our latest news page or visit the sites listed below: