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BEST WESTERN Shap Wells Hotel.

Rural relaxation near Penrith.

The BEST WESTERN Shap Wells Hotel is a stones throw from Penrith, nestled in a secluded valley high in the Cumbrian Fells and just off the coast-to-coast path. Our countryside setting ensures peace and quiet, and is the perfect place from which to begin a hike or simply enjoy a more relaxing walk in the Lake District, Peak District, Yorkshire Fells and Border County.

The hotel itself offers the highest standards, without taking itself too seriously. Our friendly staff create a warm, relaxing, family run environment, where nothing is too much trouble!

The mood for your stay is set even before you check-in, with a mile long drive along a private road breathtaking, rugged scenery in every direction, with sheep and cattle along the way! A pretty waterfall and trickling stream running by the front door will leave you with no doubts in your mind that this is a wonderful place in which to get away from it all!

Maintaining high brand standards and excellence in quality is second nature to the BEST WESTERN Shap Wells Hotel in Shap. We have proven that going that extra mile during our annual BEST WESTERN quality assurance assessments really does pay off. Our hard work and dedication to cleanliness and quality of both guest rooms and public areas has gained us the BEST WESTERN International Quality Award. A global recognition of excellence given to only a few selected hotels throughout the world, this award shows that we take pride in offering high levels of excellence in quality and brand standards our guests expect.

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Location

Shap, nr. Penrith
Cumbria
CA10 3QU
England
AA

Summary

Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, Twenty Four Hour Service, Lift to all floors
Free internet available throughout the hotel
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets: Accepted Dogs only £10 per night in annex building
Check-in & Check-out
15:00 | 11:00
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Rooms & Rates

Facilities

Dining and Bars

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Birkbeck Restaurant

Our spacious restaurant is the perfect place to relax after a hike in the country or a stroll in the hotel grounds. We serve traditional home cooked meals with a smile enjoy!

Opening hours

Breakfast: 07.30 - 09.30
Dinner: 18.30 - 20.30
Weekend times may vary

Golf

Appleby Golf Course

Course information

Course Type: Moorland
Location: Off Site
Holes: 18
Par: 69
Distance: 5993 Yards
No handicap required

Location

12.00 miles away in Appleby

Facilities

Driving range
Practice ground golf facilities
Putting green golf facilites

Prices

9 holes £12.50
18 holes £18.00
Trolley hire £5.00
Club hire Yes
Buggy hire £20.00
Driving Range Yes

Weddings

Our beautiful surroundings guarantee excellent photographs, while our friendly staff will make sure the celebrations turn out just as well!

Wedding service and reception venue

We're licensed to hold wedding ceremonies, which means you can have your wedding here and celebrate it here too! From Cabarets, discos and tribute acts to live bands and casino tables, we'll add the X factor to any evening reception!

Catering

From buffet service to silver service, we can cater for any taste. Most individual requirements can be met, so just let us know what you fancy and well take care of the rest!

Registrar

Registry office:
Penrith Register Office
Friargate, Penrith, CA11 7XR
01768 242120




For any enquiries please call Charles Smith on 01931 716628

Location and Attractions

Getting there.

Sat nav users: type CA10 3QU

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Nearest motorway: M6, J39, 2.00 miles
Nearest train station: Oxenholme, 15.00 miles
Nearest airport: Newcastle, 90.00 miles
Free parking on site (120 spaces)

Address
Shap, nr. Penrith
Cumbria
CA10 3QU
England


What's nearby?

Cities & Attractions

  • Ullswater Lake/Pooley Bridge (12 miles)

  • Red squirrel colony onsite (0 miles)

  • Appleby-in-Westmorland (12 miles)

  • The Lake District National Park (25 miles)

  • Windermere Lake (20 miles)

Shopping

  • Penrith (12 miles)

  • Kendal (14 miles)

  • Carlisle (30 miles)

  • Gretna Gateway (45 miles)

  • Orton Farmers Market (3 miles)

Meetings, Conferences and Events

Our Lodge Howe meeting room is used for a wide variety of meetings, from public enquiries lasting weeks to team building workshops lasting a day.

Available room set ups

Banquet
Boardroom
Classroom
Theatre




Room Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Birkbeck 350 200 0 0 300
Lodge Howe Room A 100 50 0 36 70
Lodge Howe Room B 40 25 0 28 0
Lodge Howe Combined 170 80 0 0 100
Board Room 25 12 0 18 0
Garden Room 70 40 0 24 0
Trout Room 15 10 0 12 0
Cautley Room 40 28 0 26 0
Winder Room 26 20 0 18 0
Calf Room 0 0 0 8 0
Have an enquiry?
Contact events on 0845 620 0506

Reviews

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Sadly lacking in food AND staff

26/07/2015 Jake H,

This place is usually a very pleasant venue for Sunday lunch with a great self serve soup / cold buffet starter followed by a carvery and dessert selection. Also, the staff are usually very attentive... more

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four night break

25/07/2015 algen0n, Greater London, United Kingdom

Arrived at this hotel on 20th. Lovely location, good rooms and excellent food and service apart from the manager that day who on arrival was talking rudely to the staff who were bringing in the lugga... more

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shap wells hotel

25/07/2015 martin e, Worcester, United Kingdom

lovely peaceful location felt very relaxed ,lovely walks along the river . room nicely decorated ,comfortable beds, nice three course evening meal piping hot and silver service .breakfast excellent .f... more

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See the Red Squirrels

25/07/2015 Jim H,

We have just spent 4 days at this hotel. It is a little isolated, but seeing the Red Squirrel more than made up for that.. The staff are very friendly and helpful.. The food is excellent and the lou... more

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Great Northern Soul Weekender

23/07/2015 TravellingSoulies, Worsley, Manchester

We've been staying here for about eight years for the Northern Soul Weekender held every March. The hotel is lovely, comfortable and clean. Rooms are comfy and you can select your room for return vi... more