The George Hotel - Penrith

Devonshire St, Penrith, United Kingdom, ca11754  show map
 3 stars
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The George Hotel - Penrith

 Internet

Wi-Fi in rooms

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

 Free parking
 Fitness/Gym

Fitness center

 Sports activities

Golf course

 Breakfast

In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast

 Food/Drinks

Restaurant

Bar/Lounge area

 Meeting facilities

Meeting/Banquet facilities

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms

Overview

The 3-star The George Hotel boasts perfect location not far from Lowther Castle and Gardens, Askham Hall and Whinfell Forest. Renovated in 2008, the excellent hotel has welcomed guests since 1900.

The city center is 10 minute walking distance from the hotel.

Quick access to bars and restaurants is provided.

Guests can reach The George Hotel by car from Newcastle airport in 80 minutes.

Rooms

All 35 modern rooms at The George Hotel feature a dressing area, heating, a seating area, Wi-Fi and TV. The rooms come with en suite bathrooms featuring a hairdryer and bathrobes.

Eat & Drink

Guests can dine at the intimate on-site restaurant serving local cuisine. Oak bar is available on site.

Services

The property offers a catering service, a meeting room and a banquet hall for business needs.

Relax

Guests will enjoy using a solarium and a sauna after a busy day in Penrith.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Free public parking is possible on site.

Year renovated:   2008.  Number of rooms:   35.

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Facilities

General

  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Free parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • Front desk
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Children are welcome
  • No pets allowed
  • Fireplace
  • Luggage storage

Sports & Fitness

  • Golf course
  • Fitness center

Services

  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Self-service laundry
  • Newspaper service
  • Tours/Ticket assistance

Dining facilities

  • Bed and breakfast
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge area
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby

Meeting facilities

  • Meeting room
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Room facilities

  • Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Heating
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Terrace
  • Ironing facilities

Bathroom

  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer

Media

  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Policies

Check-in

  • from  2 pm

Check-out

  • until  11 am

Children and extra beds

  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

Pets

  • Pets are allowed on request.

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Hotel Address:

Devonshire St, Penrith, United Kingdom, ca11754

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City Center
  • Penrith
    1400 ft
Airports
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Year renovated:
    2008
  • Number of rooms:
    35

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          How to reach hotel

          hotel The George Hotel - Penrith Penrith location
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          Hotel Address:

          Devonshire St, Penrith, United Kingdom, ca11754

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          City Center
          • Penrith
            1400 ft
          Airports
          Hotel information
          • Check-in:
            from  2 pm
          • Check-out:
            until  11 am
          • Year renovated:
            2008
          • Number of rooms:
            35

          Hotel Awards

          UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPenrithThe George Hotel

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          What's nearby

          Tourist attractions

          • Ruhm Art Gallery - 1000 ft
          • Watermark Studio - 3.0 mi
          • Beckstones Art Gallery - 4.3 mi

          Popular areas

          • City Center - 1000 ft

          Places of interest

          • Alhambra Bingo Club - 400 ft
          • Penrith Masonic Hall - 700 ft

          Museums

          • Penrith Museum - 400 ft
          • Mountain Heritage Trust - 1700 ft

          Local attractions

          • Wetheriggs Zoo and Animal Sanctuary - 3.0 mi
            Clifton Dykes, Clifton
          • Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre - 4.2 mi
            Lowther, Penrith
          • Aira Force - 9.5 mi
            7ml S of Penrith
          • Lowther Castle and Gardens - 4.2 mi
            Penrith CA10 2HHEngland
          • Lacy's Caves - 5.8 mi
            Church Villa, Penrith

          Near the hotel

          • Penrith Museum - 600 ft
            Robinson's School, Middlegate, Penrith
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of rooms:
              35

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPenrithThe George Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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            The George Hotel Reviews

            Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at The George Hotel

            Average guest rating

            7.2out of 10
            Very good
            Based on 64 reviews

            Guest reviews

            • Older travelers
              8.2

              The George is a quaint and traditionally British hotel located in the centre of the town. The food is excellent and the staff are friendly. Access to the market town's local amenities (pubs and restaurants) is fantastic. The Club room was a little smaller than I expected but was spotlessly clean and the décor was light and fresh.

              I found the hotel to be very warm, especially at night.

            • Older travelers
              7.8

              Friendly and polite staff, cleand and particularly comfortable room. Good English breakfast or if you did not want that a variety of cereals, fruit,cheeses and breads. Good service.

              It is an old building and some of the floors on the landing was on a slope as was the stairs

            • Couple
              5.0

              Location

              The service in the restaurant wasn't too bad either. The new waitress that was on did a few things that could be fixed with more training. She picked up the drink glass from the top of rim and placed it on my table with fingermarks on it. I requested twice for sparkling and twice she bought a jug of water out. My main was the Lamb Chump and the pieces of meat that was on my plate was all fat. The dessert was a chocolate tart and it started off good but then discovered it was mouldy. Another table also sent the same dessert back - the kitchen and floor staff need to speak to each other. People could have gotten quite sick from the mouldy cake. I was still charged for the meal at the end of my stay.

            • Single
              8.8

              The Hotel is lovely and the staff were very on the ball and extremly helpfull and polite. The food was to die for. So what more could you want from good food, quality staff and a comfortable bed in a nice relaxed atmosphere. Heaven on earth!

              I have only one very small thing to say, but it did bug me and if I had been staying longer I would have felt the need to leave a note in my room. Whilst lying across the bed and looking through the open door into the bathroom. There was a line of scum / dirt between the basin and the upright pedistal it stood on. Every thing else and it needs to be said was perfect. Thank you.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              Very comfortable,and friendly people. situated in the town centre.The staff was very helpful and professional.

              sometimes the sound of water running (waste pipes from another shower?)

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              Rooms were welcoming, well designed and comfortably furnished.Food, good choice, and value for money.

            • Couple
              7.4

              The George was a very comfortable, cosy hotel to stay in with excellent food. Would recommend this hotel for friends to stay at.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              we stayed in room 4 which was very nice but every time the firedoor outside the room was used the bed shook and it woke me up,also pidgeons on the window sillmeant we could not have the window open

            • Couple
              9.6

              Very nice and charming atmosphere, a bit like entering an Agatha Christie setting. Friendly staff and good facilities.

            • Older travelers
              10.0

              The room was cozy and interesting and the staff was friendly and helpful.. We enjoyed it very much. We caught a bit of quiz night and would have gone earlier if we'd had time.

            • Single
              9.2

              Very good room and food. Efficient friendly staff. This an old town centre hotel with character and history but in very good condition.

              Compulsary 3 courses in restaurant. No internet access in rooms although free wi-fi is available in public areas.

            • Single
              9.0

              Clean,well decorated, good sized bed for a single person.

              Everyting. Just one thing missig no lift but the building was probably built before lifts were thought of.

            • Single
              10.0

              Calm atmoshere and friendly staff.

              Not really a complaint and the food was great - but - I was charged the £24 for a three course meal in the restaurant without being asked and I only had two courses. Having said that the service and staff were great.

            • Older travelers
              7.4

              The central location and the car parking facioity

              A lkot of stairs and no lift.

            • Group of friends
              8.2

              Food was good. Staff were helpful and friendly. Service was good.

              Car park a bit small and congested.

            How to reach hotel

            hotel The George Hotel - Penrith Penrith location
            Show big map »

            Hotel Address:

            Devonshire St, Penrith, United Kingdom, ca11754

            Get directions
            City Center
            • Penrith
              1400 ft
            Airports
            Hotel information
            • Check-in:
              from  2 pm
            • Check-out:
              until  11 am
            • Year renovated:
              2008
            • Number of rooms:
              35

            Hotel Awards

            UKHOTEL AWARDSRecommendedPenrithThe George Hotel

            According to guest reviews, the hotel has been rated as
            Best 3 Star Hotels in United Kingdom

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