Where heritage meets nature

A beautiful Cumbrian town close to Carlisle and Hadrian's Wall.

CLOSE TO CUMBRIA'S ONLY CITY AND A POPULAR BASE FOR EXPLORING HADRIAN'S WALL

Things to do in Brampton.

Brampton is a small town situated in the North West of England within the county of Cumbria, north of the famous Lake District National Park.

Close to the historic city of Carlisle and Hadrian’s Wall, Brampton is an ideal base to explore the area’s stunning scenery and bounty of historically significant and culturally important sites.

The town and its immediate surroundings boast a diverse and exciting range of businesses from accommodation to attractions and everything in between! Discover Brampton aims to demonstrate everything the town has to offer, showcasing why you should put Brampton at the top of your list of places to visit.

A perfect Cumberland retreat

Howgill Cottage B&B

On the edge of the Hadrian's Wall UNESCO site.

A beautiful cottage in a wonderful location

Wall & Lakes Holiday Cottage

The perfect place to relax and unwind

A Cosy Cottage

Lower Laurel Cottage

Surrounded By Cumbria & Northumbria

A Cosy Glamping Experience

Hadrian's Wall Country Yurts

Two cosy yurts a stone's throw from Hadrian's Wall

Luxury Glamping

Garthside Farm Holidays

At A Peaceful Countryside Retreat

A luxurious Glamping Experience

Hayton Hideaways

In A Prime Location

A luxurious retreat

Farlam Hall Hotel & Restaurant

Set in the beautiful Cumbrian countryside

An Award Winning Inn

The Sally

Housed in a former 19th Century Coaching Inn, it has the relaxed feel of a traditional country pub, paired with a high-quality dining experience.

A family-run pub

Howard Arms

Relax and enjoy the atmosphere of the Howard Arms

Luxury self-catered accommodation

The Courtyard

Beautiful apartment within the heart of Brampton

Luxury self-catered accommodation

Bleatarn Park Holiday Cottages

Beautiful cottages a stone's throw from the Hadrian's Wall path

Dual purpose accommodation

Scotch Arms Mews

A B&B that's also available for exclusive
use for up to 14 people

SITUATED IN CENTRAL BRAMPTON

Brampton Holiday Homes

Self-catering accommodation

New Mills Trout Farm

Treat yourself to an daily range of baked goods & sweet treats!

Capon Tree Cafe

Star Anise

Treat yourself to an exciting range of baked goods & sweet treats!

White Rabbit Tea Room

A luxurious retreat

Farlam Hall Hotel & Restaurant

Set in the beautiful Cumbrian countryside

An Award Winning Inn

The Sally

Housed in a former 19th Century Coaching Inn, it has the relaxed feel of a traditional country pub, paired with a high-quality dining experience.

A FAMILY-RUN COSY COFFEE SHOP

Off The Wall Coffee Shop

Enjoy great coffee, freshly made meals and a cosy, friendly atmosphere.

A family-run pub

Howard Arms

Relax and enjoy the atmosphere of the Howard Arms

An independent café and bistro

Mr Brown's

Enjoy homemade cakes and delicious meals

Ethical with their coffee, eco with their power

Le Petit Barista

Enjoy ethically sourced coffee & tea from a solar powered cabin

A FAMILY-RUN TEAROOM

Berry's Tearoom

Home of scrumptious cakes and famous Freak Shakes

A beautifully scenic golf club

Brampton Golf Club

Brampton Golf Club features an 18 hole
golf course, driving range and clubhouse

A gorgeous natural lake

Talkin Tarn

Beautiful scenery and incredible wildlife

New Mills Trout Farm

A CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY

Gallery North West

Discover fabulous works by local artists

Explore their eclectic range of plants, shrubs & trees

Tarn Road Nursery

Just a stones throw from Brampton Town Centre

Half Moon Wholefoods

Health foods & specialist groceries in Brampton

A Vintage Shopping Experience

Vintage North

Enjoy stepping back in time and taking a trip down memory lane

A COSY SECONDHAND BOOKSHOP

The Book Corner

Lose yourself amongst shelves of
stories

A FAMILY-RUN FURNITURE WAREHOUSE

Lowther Furniture

Explore a treasure trove of beautiful furniture

DISCOVER YOUR NEXT FAVOURITE BOOK…

Brampton Hospice at Home Bookshop

Browse an extensive range of second-hand books.

A UNIQUE CREATIVE BUSINESS

Winged Heart

Stunning locally-made gifts

A Theme For Everyone

Themed Afternoon Teas at The Bite Café

A Fabulous Experience You'll Never Forget

Steak Nights Every Tuesday

Steak Nights at the Howard Arms

Enjoy a delicious meal surrounded by a warm, welcoming atmosphere

25th November

Farmers Market (November)

Local produce and crafts

16th December

Farmers Market (December)

Local produce and crafts

Talkin Tarn Country Parkrun

Join us for a fun and friendly run around Talkin Tarn every week

Café Scientifique

Explore the latest ideas in science and technology

Brampton Film Club

Join a friendly group to relax and enjoy a film

A CONTEMPORARY ART GALLERY

Gallery North West

Discover fabulous works by local artists

A RELAXING DAY SPA

Serenity Beauty Spa

Let all your troubles melt away

Walby Farm Park

A stunning church

St. Martin's Church

Explore a beautiful building

A beautifully scenic golf club

Brampton Golf Club

Brampton Golf Club features an 18 hole
golf course, driving range and clubhouse

Solway Aviation Museum

A gorgeous natural lake

Talkin Tarn

Beautiful scenery and incredible wildlife

Outdoor activities at Talkin Tarn

Talkin Adventures

Boat hire, adventurous activities and water sports

New Mills Trout Farm

A 12TH CENTURY PRIORY

Lanercost Priory

Unlock the history of this ancient
Parish Church

POINTS OF INTEREST

From places to stay, to things to do in Brampton

THE LOCATION

A beautiful hidden gem, north of the Lake District and Northern Pennines

Situated close to Carlisle Airport and the city itself for rail links, Brampton is arguably Cumbria’s most accessible town.

That said, you’ll find beauty, peace and tranquillity all while being just a stone’s throw from World Heritage Site, Hadrian’s Wall plus a number of other historically important locations.

DAY TRIP IDEAS

Suggested itineraries & days out
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We have some advice for anyone looking to satisfy their taste buds with a foodie trip to Brampton.

A Culinary Trip To Brampton

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Get to know the area on two wheels.

Cycling Brampton

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An adventure steeped in the past.

Heritage & History

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