Gretna Green

Home | Things to Do | Gretna Green Gretna Green 15 miles away, just over the Scottish border is the iconic Gretna Green. The home of Anvil weddings Gretna Green has been the destination for many eloping couples over the years. Gretna Green still lives up to its romantic, charming reputation with its historic Marriage […]

Carlisle – The Great Border City

Home | Things to Do | Carlisle – The Great Border City Carlisle – The Great Border City The Fleece at Ruleholme is situated just 6 miles from the City of the Lakes, meaning our guests are able to enjoy cozy, rural comfort on the doorstep of the multi-cultural, historic Carlisle.   A once fortified, […]

Hadrians Wall

Home | Things to Do | Hadrians Wall   Hadrians Wall Our second UNESCO World Heritage site is a mere 5 miles from our doorstep. The mighty Hadrian’s Wall.   Built to guard the wild northern frontier of the Roman Empire in AD122, Hadrian’s Wall was more than just a barricade; it was a vibrant […]

The Lake District National Park

Home | Things to Do | The Lake District National Park The Lake District National Park A UNESCO World Heritage site renowned for its staggering natural beauty, The Lake District is, without doubt, the ultimate outdoor playground. Formed during the last ice age the park is home to 16 freshwater lakes, 214 peaks, and 18 […]