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Kings Arms Hotel

#2 of 2 Hotels in Shap
Certificate of Excellence
04/06/2017 05/06/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

This was our worst meal on the whole coast to coast trip. None of the 4 Meals we had was anywhere near good enough, and offering up burnt pies even with the offer of these being discounted really didn't cut it. The waiter was sweet but very Unexperienced and unsure of himself. I understand this place has new owners, but...

Thank Richard F
United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Stopped off at Shap on the C2C. Suspicions raised as full payment required in advance Saturday night but no food as they were having a 'race evening in the pub' so we had to eat elsewhere in the event nobody seemed to turn up for the "race evening". Whole place stank of a horrible pungent sickly smell. Bathroom not en...

Thank Richard H
Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

new owner Joshua could not have been more helpful, and all staff are really friendly, food was excellent, breakfast was 5star, all nine of has something different, and it was not too much bother, the refurbishment is going really well too, and is not in the way of the customers, I will really recommend the Kings Arms in Shap.

Thank BAnneMoore
Newport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hubby and I stayed in Shap after walking part of the Coast to Coast route and looked around for somewhere to eat our evening meal. A note on the door said that the pub had changed ownership and that it was due to reopen to non-residents that evening. It was a good choice to try here. The food (burger &...

Thank Dinotrak
Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed over for one night Saturday 23/04/17 rooms clean and acceptable.However the roundly behaviour in the bar was totally unacceptable for an establishment that has paying guests.I can only describe it as the local nightclub for the younger locals of the area.The noise levels were ridiculously loud,dancing on window ledges and music on loud volume. Will never stay here again

Thank _tobyjack99
Reviewed 16 November 2016

Arrived around 8.15pm after a massive long day trekking, all gear was near the bar area, the only place we stayed that didn't take or offer to take your bags to the rooms. Female manager was rude....only made dinner by the skin of our teeth but had 30 seconds to order. We all made it easy and ordered the same...

Thank kezzaMelbourne
Reviewed 3 October 2016

I booked this hotel for my cousin and friend who were staying for my daughters wedding nearby at Knipe Hall. They were greeted in a very off hand manner on arrival, and told their room was on the second floor - no offer of assistance with baggage. On the way up my friend said "Oh its 2 floors up" and...

2Thank bizzielizzie55
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

We visited on Wednesday the 21st of September on the way home from Penrith, I was with my partner and my mum and we were looking for somewhere nice to eat on the way home to Kendal. The staff were lovely and friendly and the food was excellent value, homemade and big portions. Me and my partner had chicken tikka...

1Thank Leesaj1984
Eltham, Melbourne
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Arrived in late around 8:30pm after a very long and exhausting day on the C2C. When we arrived our luggage was stacked in the foyer and we were advised by the bar staff that the kitchen had closed and unable to reopen. This did not go down well as we were completely exhausted and in need of a warm meal....

Thank pgrwrx
Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed here for one night as part of walking the Coast to Coast. Staff were friendly and fast when we arrived. We were in our room in a flash! Our double room was quite modern, very large (actually had an extra bed) and quiet. Bathroom looked recently refurbished and was finished to an exemplary hotel standard. Impressively, the pub...

Thank Ritchie B

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Additional Information about Kings Arms Hotel

Address: Main Street, Shap CA10 3NU, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Shap
Price Range: ₹ 5,811 - ₹ 7,916 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Kings Arms Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 7
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Back if possible”
BAnneMoore, 17 May 2017 | Read review
“nice cottage and away from pub”
notfussy2012, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
“seek a room which doesn't front onto the street”
Johnfbk, 31 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Request a room on a top level and back of the hotel to avoid traffic noise”
Debbiewbbr, 12 Aug 2015 | Read review
“Wifi available in the bedrooms...”
413AndrewS413, 27 Jul 2015 | Read review
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