Hotels in Wigton

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The Lake District is a popular tourist spot in Cumbria and if you plan to visit, consider booking a discount hotel in Wigton. The town has just 6,000 people, so you can enjoy some small-town atmosphere in the evenings between exploring the lakes and the Cumbrian countryside. You can reach Wigton easily by the Wigton railway station on the Cumbrian Coast rail line or by car on the A596. Check on for the best deals on budget Wigton hotels and on cheap hotels across all of Cumbria.When you explore Wigton, you will find that it is still layed out in the traditional medieval style, though much of the architecture today is Georgian. The historic Wigton market dates from 1262 and today you can also see the George Moore Memorial Fountain in the middle of the old market place. It was built in 1872 and is notable for the four bronze statues by Thomas Woolner. Also see St. Marys Church. Although it was built in 1788, there has been a church on the site since the 12th century.