Hotels in Cockermouth

Cockermouth Details

The town of Cockermouth in Cumbria is located at the point where the River Cocker and the River Derwent join. It sits on the edge of Englands Lake District and has just 8,000 residents. So if you are looking for a quiet spot from which to explore the lakes and the Cumbrian region, then you might want to consider a budget hotel in Cockermouth. Staying in a cheap Cockermouth hotel will also give you the chance to enjoy the old market zone for which the town is famous. The Market Place dates to 1221 and has been restored to much of its original 13th century splendor. Today it is a very pedestrian-friendly area of town where you can browse the wares from local artisans.Once you have shopped enough, circle outwards from the old market and you will find that much of the surrounding architecture is unchanged since medieval times. You can also visit the remains of the Cockermouth Castle which is close to the river crossing. Kirkgate Center is a highlight for cultural events and for historic displays by the local museum group. No matter what point of interest in this city attracts you, has the perfect accommodation for you nearby.