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Overview of The Shepherds Inn

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Iron/ironing board
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The Shepherds Inn

3 out of 5

4.6/5 Wonderful

Guests rated this property 4.5/5 for cleanliness.

Popular amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Breakfast included
  • Parking included
  • Restaurant
  • Housekeeping

Cleaning and safety practices

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

Explore the area

    Popular LocationLong Meg and Her Daughters9 min drive
    Popular LocationBrougham Castle12 min drive
    Popular LocationLacy's Caves15 min drive
    AirportCarlisle (CAX)47 min drive

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Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Cheviot Room)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 96 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Single Room, Ensuite (Suffolk Room)

  • Sleeps 1
  • 1 Single Bed

Double Room, Ensuite (Texel Room)

  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 Double Bed

Double Room, Ensuite (Wensleydale Room)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 172 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Double Room, Shared Bathroom (Swaledale Room)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 139 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 1 King Bed

Twin Room, Shared Bathroom (Herdwick Room)

5/5 guest room rating
  • 161 sq ft
  • Sleeps 2
  • 2 Single Beds

About this area


The Shepherds Inn is located in Penrith. The area's natural beauty can be seen at Lake District National Park and Ullswater.
Popular Location

What's nearby

  • Penrith & Eden Museum - 8 min drive
  • St Andrew's Church - 8 min drive
  • Long Meg and Her Daughters - 9 min drive
  • Brougham Castle - 12 min drive
  • Lacy's Caves - 15 min drive

Getting around

  • Langwathby Station - 5 min walk
  • Durham (MME-Teesside Intl.) - 68 min drive


  • Mrs Millers Tearoom - 6 min drive
  • Cross Keys Inn - 6 min drive
  • The Dog Beck - 8 min drive
  • Raj - 8 min drive
  • The Country Coffee Shop - 8 min drive

About this property

The Shepherds Inn

3-star inn with free breakfast and restaurant
The Shepherds Inn is a traditional pub on the village green in the picturesque Eden valley.The Inn stands proudly in the middle of the village on the A686 road from Penrith to Alston and is on the coast to coast cycle route
The Shepherds Inn offers 6 forms of accommodation. Housekeeping is offered on a daily basis and an iron/ironing board 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
Protective shields in place at main contact areas
Social distancing measures in place

Safety measures

Gives staff personal protective equipment worn by staff
Temperature checks given to staff
Temperature checks available for guests
Hand sanitiser provided
This information is provided by our partners.

Frequently asked questions

Can I cancel my reservation for free at The Shepherds Inn and receive a full refund?
Yes, The Shepherds Inn offers free cancellation on select room rates, because flexibility matters! Please refer to The Shepherds Inn cancellation policy on our site for more details about any exclusions or requirements.
How much does it cost to stay at The Shepherds Inn?
As of 23 Apr 2021, prices found for a 1-night stay for 2 adults at The Shepherds Inn on 17 May 2021 start from £75, including taxes and fees. This price is based on the lowest nightly price found in the last 24 hours for stays in the next 30 days. Prices are subject to change. Choose your dates for more accurate prices.
Is The Shepherds Inn pet-friendly?
No, pets are not allowed at this property.
How much is parking at The Shepherds Inn?
Self-parking is free at this property.
What time is check-in at The Shepherds Inn?
Check-in is from 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM.
What time is check-out at The Shepherds Inn?
Checkout is at 11:00 AM.
Where is The Shepherds Inn located?
Situated in Penrith, this inn is 2.5 mi (4.1 km) from Long Meg and Her Daughters and within 6 miles (10 km) of North Pennines and Lacy's Caves. Saint Nicholas and Acorn Bank are also within 6 miles (10 km). Langwathby Station is 5 minutes by foot.