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The George Hotel

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The George Hotel is something of a local treasure, situated in the pretty market town of Penrith, perfectly located to explore the Eden valley with Ullswater and the Lake District just a few miles away. The lounge is popular with locals for morning coffee and cake, lunches and afternoon teas. The 2 AA Rosette Devonshire Restaurant's silver and ruby red decor, truly sets the scene for a superb dining experience, with menu’s that focus on simple, fresh, local produce. For more casual drinking and dining, relax in the vibrant Dappers Bar within the hotel.
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Property amenities
Free Parking
Restaurant
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Wheelchair Access
Dry Cleaning
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Room features
Suites
Non-Smoking Rooms
Family Rooms
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HOTEL STYLE
Hidden Gems - Rules-Based
Centrally Located
HOTEL CLASS
Location
Full view
95Great for walkers
Grade: 95 out of 100
91Restaurantswithin 0.5 km
25Attractionswithin 0.5 km
Reviews (1,110)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely get away, had a weekend here was lovely 😀 pleasant staff, clean rooms would recommend 100%. The rooms are very cosy like you are at home. I most certainly will be returning to this goegeous hotel .

Thank Casey P
Reviewed yesterday

This was a last minute decision due to the fact that we had no heat or hot water at home.We were perfectly comfortable and appreciated the amount of room with two chairs. though the ensuite floor was very cold under foot.

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

A truly dog friendly hotel with very comfortable rooms, good food and excellent service. Superbly placed between the South and Scotland. Penrith is an interesting little town and we will be back again soon.

Thank Quillet
Response from dave061081, General Manager at The George HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for taking the time to write the lovely review. The George benefits from a great location couple minutes from junction 40 off the M6 and bang on the main line. I hope to see you soon. Dave and team George 01768 862696

Reviewed 6 days ago

The room was very comfortable, the bathroom clean. The staff were welcoming, efficient and always interested in us. The a la carte menu was delicious - and the bar and lounge menu [where dogs are welcome] was varied. Afternoon tea - wow ! Breakfast with...More

Thank sue w
Response from dave061081, General Manager at The George HotelResponded 3 days ago

WOW that is a great review. Thanks for those kind words and for the great comments regarding the team here. I will pass them on. Dave and team George 01768 862696

Reviewed 1 week ago

We thoroughly enjoyed our stay at the George Hotel. The staff were friendly, efficient and welcoming. The room was very well appointed and comfortable. The food we had was delicious served in a very attractive restaurant. The hotel had a quirky slightly old fashioned feel...More

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Thank kennethmarjoriee
Response from dave061081, General Manager at The George HotelResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for that great review. We certainly do have an old fashioned feel being a 400 year old building. Not to mention the wooden paneling and ornate ceilings. We have however managed to bring the service and the quality of food and drink service into...More

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L2559TJmichelleh
10 April 2018|
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Response from marc b | Reviewed this property |
I've booked for July.contact the hotel direct as they are very helpful
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Response from DUSTY B | Reviewed this property |
Nò. You don't need it.
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Room Tips
"Take slippers."
Departure47293655046
2 days ago
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"No lift to bedrooms but offer of help with luggage. All bedrooms quiet"
suewX4769CV
1 week ago
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"Enjoy the comfort!"
kennethmarjoriee
1 week ago
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"A really comfortable bed and a powerful shower."
waynehornet
1 week ago
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PRICE RANGE
US$ 114 - US$ 186 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictEden DistrictPenrith
NUMBER OF ROOMS
35
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