A hidden gem on the Cumbrian coast
Featuring stunning views of both sea and land, Harrington is perfectly placed for those hoping to make the most of the rugged Cumbrian countryside. Good transport links thanks to the train station Near the harbour mean the Nearby towns of Whitehaven and Workington are within easy reach.
Take a hike, or get on your bike
Whether you're looking for a light stroll to blow off the cobwebs or are planning a lengthier trek, there are plenty of hiking routes Nearby - and lots of bird life to look out for, including rare hen harriers. For cyclists, The West Cumbria Cycle Network provides routes to both Distington and Workington.
Tee off around Cumbria
The area boasts several quality golf courses, including Nearby Workington Golf Club, which boasts a challenging par-72, and smaller Distington, a 9-hole par-33 and driving range. Further south, there's a fine par-70 at Whitehaven. Planning a trip to Harrington? Travelodge Market Harborough Hotel is conveniently located, just 5 miles away, and offers a range of cheap accommodation.