Local Attractions

The Chase Hotel, Inkerman Terrace, Whitehaven, Cumbria. UK.             
Whitehaven is located on the West coast of Cumbria, only a few miles outside the border of The Lake District National Park, one of the most beautiful areas of The United Kingdom, and has many attractions in and around that are of interest. Click on the links below to find out more.

Whitehaven Harbour & Marina 
The harbour and surrounding area has recently undergone massive investment and is well worth a visit. The 17th century harbour is packed with history and now houses a 300-berth marina. 

The Beacon Heritage Centre 
Situated on the harbour, tells the story of the town's origins and history, from the town's industrial, social and maritime heritage. The Harbour Gallery is where you will find one of the finest visual art galleries on the West Coast of Cumbria. 

The Rum Story 
Award winning visitor centre that brings to life the town's historical links with the Caribbean, based on Jefferson's, the oldest UK family of rum traders, and explores the slave trade, American Prohibition and the story of rum in the British Navy.