The traditional and interesting market town of Appleby has a good selection of shops, pubs and restaurants and is close to the famous Settle/Carlisle railway line. Nearby are a number of tourist attractions including Cumbria's only commercial vineyard and winery, Appleby Castle and the picturesque River Eden, where there are many walks. Visitors can purchase tickets to enjoy fly fishing on this famous trout river. Burrells Cottage is ideally placed for exploring the delights of both the Lake District and the Yorkshire Dales, making it perfect for outdoor enthusiasts to see all this beautiful location has to offer. Within just over a 30 minutes' drive away, visitors can explore Ullswater and the Eastern Lakes, or head onto Swaledale, Wensleydale and the lesser known Teasdale, along with the popular towns of Keswick, Kendal, Barnard Castle and Hawes. Shop 1.25 miles, pub and restaurant 0.5 mile.