Destination guide

The friendly city of Wigton awaits you

The lake and countryside create a pretty picture of Wigton. This city's golfing, zoo and camping attract many visitors, as does its welcoming and relaxing location. If you need more space to accommodate a family holiday or a trip with friends, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Wigton

Are you hoping to discover things to do during your stay? Venture out of your holiday home and experience everything that Wigton has to offer. These are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Carlisle Racecourse (11.8 mi / 18.9 km)
  • Maryport Golf Club (12 mi / 19.3 km)
  • Lake District Coast Aquarium (13.4 mi / 21.6 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
Natural highlights

Exploring the natural landscape of Wigton

Whether you're an active traveller or just want to appreciate the scenery, Wigton is a great spot to appreciate mother nature. These are some of the area's most enchanting features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue (5.2 mi / 8.4 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (9.1 mi / 14.7 km)
  • Bassenthwaite Lake (10.2 mi / 16.5 km)
  • Bitts Park (12.3 mi / 19.8 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (14.9 mi / 24 km)
  • Hope Park (15.5 mi / 24.9 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Wigton

Fly into Carlisle (CAX), the closest airport, located 18.4 mi (29.6 km) from the city centre.

If you're travelling by train, make your way to Wigton Station or Aspatria Station and explore the city from there.

Where to stay near Wigton?

Our 2019 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,202 holiday rentals near Wigton. From 727 Houses to 31 Condos/Apartments, find unique holiday homes for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best place to stay near Wigton for a long holiday or a weekend break is on Stayz.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Wigton?

Stayz offers a large selection of holiday homes near great places in Wigton. From Stayz travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Aspatria Station: 1,059 holiday rentals
  • Knoxwood Wildlife Rescue: 1,182 holiday rentals
  • All Saints' Church, Boltongate: 1,110 holiday rentals
  • Wigton Station: 1,194 holiday rentals
  • Ullswater: 2,580 holiday rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Wigton listed on Stayz where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Houses in Wigton?

Yes, of course. Stayz offers 727 Houses in Wigton. Our other popular types of Wigton holiday rentals include:

  • Condos/Apartments: 31 holiday houses
  • Cabins: 408 holiday houses
  • Cottages: 408 holiday houses

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Wigton?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 32 holiday homes with pool available in Wigton. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.