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The Blacksmiths Arms

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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“the pub”(33 reviews)
“tiny village”(3 reviews)
“full monty”(3 reviews)
Free Wifi
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Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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4.0 Star Hotel
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Reviewed 22 November 2017

The pub is in a lovely area of Cumbria, with the beautiful Talkin Tarn just a 5 minute walk away. Service was quick, our waitress and the lady who served us at the bar were pleasant and welcoming. The furniture, menus and placemats were sticky...More

4  Thank Paul S
Response from Donald J, Guest Relations Manager at The Blacksmiths ArmsResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Paul S I would first like to say about the furniture, menus and place mats. The furniture is worn and covers and some stools need replacing and it all need to be recovered, this is wear and tear and we have a lot of...More

Reviewed 28 October 2017

Its always a danger that when you return somewhere after a long gap it isn't quite as you'd remembered, but that was emphatically not the case with The Blacksmiths Arms!! We last visited with another family some 15 years ago, when we had arrived wetter...More

1  Thank Timothy L
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We agreed to meet here - halfway between Keswick and Newcastle. We both had difficulty finding the location despite our two Sat Navs. BUT it was worth the effort! Bright and cheery staff. Interesting selection of well cooked food - really too much for our...More

1  Thank Simone N
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

On arrival after checking into our room, which was well appointed and comfortable we returned to the bar which was empty apart from two locals and a family sitting outside with the kids playing on the village green. While enjoying a drink the owner made...More

1  Thank Martin H
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

We had a great overnight stay here during our Hadrian's Wall Path walking week. We had an excellent meal when we got there, worth the 13miles of walking that day! The only thing was that there was a band on in the village hall and...More

1  Thank SunnyJumps
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Free Parking
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US$ 98 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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US$ 98 - US$ 180 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Accessible rooms, Suites, Family Rooms
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JuP1954
7 September 2016|
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Response from Donald J | Property representative |
Hi I am sorry but we do not allow dogs in the Blacksmiths. Regards
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"I understand the Ground Floor rooms have a BATH."
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"Garden rooms quiet and cosy"
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"All rooms well appointed in this quiet village"
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"Did not stay just taking lunch"
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