The Angus


Carlisle, CUMBRIA

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We have signed up to a new App called Vamoos to communicate with guests and provide tourist info that would otherwise have been in the bedrooms. This should be ready in the next few weeks. Our booking system - Queensborough are launching a new online check-in system very soon and again are committed to signing up to this


Rachel and Martin have been running the Angus for almost 15 years and have established a reputation for providing excellent quality bed and breakfast accommodation in Carlisle. The Angus is located just 10 -15 minutes' walk to Carlisle city centre. The building itself dates back to the 1850's, which was once two very large Victorian town houses so has plenty of charm and character, but still retains many original features. It has undergone a continuous programme of refurbishment ensuring you have all the modern facilities you require during your stay.

The Angus
Scotland Road, Carlisle, CUMBRIA, CA3 9DG
Phone : 01228523546

About the area

Discover Cumbria

Cumbria's rugged yet beautiful landscape is best known for the Lake District National Park that sits within its boundaries. It’s famous for Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, and Derwent Water, ‘Queen of the English Lakes'. This beautiful countryside once inspired William Wordsworth and his home, Dove Cottage, in Grasmere is a popular museum. Another place of literary pilgrimage is Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, located near Windermere. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers and Jemima Puddleduck were all created here.

Much of Cumbria is often overlooked in favour of the Lake Distirct. In the south, the Lune Valley remains as lovely as it was when Turner painted it. The coast is also a secret gem. With its wide cobbled streets, spacious green and views of the Solway Firth, Silloth is a fine Victorian seaside resort. Other towns along this coastline include Whitehaven, Workington and Maryport. Carlisle is well worth a look – once a Roman camp, its red-brick cathedral dates back to the early 12th century and its 11th-century castle was built by William Rufus.

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