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The George Hotel

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Iron/ironing board
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Overview of The George Hotel

The George Hotel

3 out of 5

4.4/5 Excellent

Guests rated this property 4.6/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Breakfast available

Cleaning and safety practices

  • Cleaned with disinfectant
  • Contactless check-in
  • Hand sanitiser provided

Explore the area

  • Popular LocationAppleby Castle15 min drive
  • Popular LocationLowther Castle and Gardens31 min drive
  • Popular LocationLyth Valley32 min drive

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About this area


Located in Penrith, The George Hotel is in a rural area. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Yorkshire Dales National Park and Lake District National Park. Kendal Museum and Lakeland Bird of Prey Centre are also worth visiting. Fishing offers a great chance to get out on the surrounding water, or you can seek out an adventure with hiking/biking trails and rock climbing nearby.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Appleby Castle - 15 min drive
  • Courtyard Gallery - 15 min drive
  • Shap Abbey - 17 min drive
  • Lowther Castle and Gardens - 31 min drive
  • Lyth Valley - 32 min drive

Getting around

  • Kirkby Stephen Station - 13 min drive
  • Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.) - 64 min drive


  • Westmorland Hotel Restaurant - 3 min drive
  • Cross Keys Inn - 4 min drive
  • Cross Keys Inn - 4 min drive
  • Tebay West Services - 4 min drive
  • Barnaby Rudge - 5 min drive

About this property

The George Hotel

3-star hotel with free breakfast and restaurant
Along with a restaurant, this smoke-free hotel has a bar/lounge and laundry facilities. Free English breakfast and free self parking are also provided. Other amenities include tour/ticket assistance and a fireplace at reception. All 8 rooms offer coffee makers and TVs.
The George Hotel offers 8 forms of accommodation with coffee/tea makers. An iron/ironing board and hairdryers can be requested.
The recreational activities listed below are available either on-site or nearby; fees may apply.

Cleaning and safety practices

Enhanced cleanliness measures

Disinfectant is used to clean the property
High-touch surfaces are cleaned and disinfected
Sheets and towels are washed at 60°C or hotter


Contactless social distancing and check-out
Cashless transactions are available for all charges at the property
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Guest accommodations are accessible via mobile device
Social distancing measures in place
Contactless room service is available.

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Masks are required at the property
Hand sanitiser provided
Enhanced food service safety measures are in place
Individually wrapped food options available through room service
This information is provided by our partners.

Property amenities

Parking and public transport

  • Free self-parking on site

Food and drink

  • Free English breakfast
  • 1 restaurant
  • 1 bar

Family friendly

  • Laundry facilities


  • No lifts

Guest services

  • Laundry facilities
  • Tour/ticket assistance

Languages spoken

  • English


  • Terrace


  • Fireplace in reception
  • Smoke-free property

Room amenities


  • Hairdryer (on request)


  • TV

Food and drink

  • Coffee/tea maker


  • Iron/ironing board (on request)
  • Mobile key entry

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Check-in from 2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Minimum check-in age - 18


Check-out before 10:00 AM


Pets not allowed

Children and extra beds

Children are welcome
Rollaway/extra beds are not available.
Cots (infant beds) are not available

Payment types at the property

Important information

You need to know

Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
This property accepts credit cards and cash
Safety features at this property include a first aid kit

National rating

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

Property is also known as

George Hotel Penrith
George Hotel Penrith
George Penrith
Inn The George Hotel Penrith
Penrith The George Hotel Inn
The George Hotel Penrith
George Hotel
Inn The George Hotel
The George Hotel Hotel
The George Hotel Penrith
The George Hotel Hotel Penrith

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Rating 5 - Excellent. 49 out of 97 reviews
5 - Excellent 51%
Rating 4 - Good. 40 out of 97 reviews
4 - Good 41%
Rating 3 - Okay. 7 out of 97 reviews
3 - Okay 7%
Rating 2 - Poor. 1 out of 97 reviews
2 - Poor 1%
Rating 1 - Terrible. 0 out of 97 reviews
1 - Terrible 0%




Staff & service




Property conditions & facilities

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Stayed 1 night in Oct 2020

4/5 Good

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
ne night stay
comfortable and overall satisfactory
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Excellent weekend break
Lovely place to stay, helpful and friendly. Comfortable room, good food and reasonable price. Location is ideal for exploring the Lake District and really easy to get to.
Stayed 2 nights in Sep 2020

3/5 Okay

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service
Return from Skye
Just a good country pub in a quiet village. Good wholesome food and friendly atmosphere.
Stayed 1 night in Sep 2020

5/5 Excellent

Liked: Cleanliness, staff & service, property conditions & facilities, room comfort
Wonderful stay
Wonderful stay, we were well fed and rested to continue our long distance hike.
Stayed 1 night in Aug 2020