Local Attractions

Sunset over the SolwayThe Local Attractions

Sunset over the Solway is simply the best…

Experience a rich variety of wildlife & vegetation, with native and migratory birds provide a constantly changing panorama of sights and sounds. Migrant Geese, Snipe Lapwing, Hooper Swan, Kestrel and Buzzard can be seen, as can Deer, badger, Red Squirrel, Owls and Foxes.
Local Nature Reserves;
Drumburgh Moss
Finglandrigg Wood

Here at Highfield we offer a great base to explore Cumbria and the lake district.  Whether it be  re–stepping Wainwright Walks around Keswick & the North Lakes or Historians visiting the local Fortes and Castles or Walkers and Cyclists following the Roman Footsteps along the Coast to Coast and the Roman Way.  Highfield farm has something to offer everyone.

Try your hand at Salmon fishing with our local Haaf Netters (Seasonal).

Visit our local Villages, ports & eating places.

Bring your horse on holiday & lose yourself around Highfield Farm & the local area.

Hire one of many local exclusive private swimming pools.

Simply help out on the farm meeting the horses, feeding chickens, calves and watch how we milk the cows.

To book contact us on
+44 (0) 1228 576 060 or mobile +44 (0)7976 170538
Highfield Farm, Boustead Hill, Burgh-by-Sands, Cumbria, CA5 6AA

Enjoy a longer stay.....
For a stay of more than one night during off peak times, discounts are available.

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Ensuite Bathroom at Highfield Farm Bedroom at Highfield B&B Cumbria Enjoy a relaxing stay at Highfield Farm, Cumbria
Original features at Highfield Farm, Hadrian's Wall Comfortable and welcoming overnight stay when walking Hadrian's Wall Light, airy and welcoming; the hall at Highfield Farm
Relaxing and comfortable ensuite bedroom at Highfield Farm Traditional Cumbrian breakfast before walking Hadrian's Wall The Dining Room overlooks the Solway Firth
Fresh food and home cooking awaits guests at Highfield Holidays The comfortable guest lounge offers a relaxing evening for walkers and cyclists Freshly baked bread is always on the breakfast table
Visit England 4-star gueest accommodation Breakfast Award

Julie Gaitskell is a registered British Horse Society Intermediate Instructor (BHSII Regd).

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