The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Devonshire Street, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 7SU, England
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The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Gateway to the Lake District.

The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western will captivate you from the moment you step through our revolving doors, with its nostalgic decor and old-world charm.

The oak beams, antique furniture and old local wall prints comb
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24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Free WIFI, Pets Allowed, Restaurants, No Lift
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets accepted
On request £10 per pet per day.
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out15:00 | 11:00

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Devonshire Street, Penrith, Cumbria, CA11 7SU, England
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Restaurants & Bars

Devonshire

Located downstairs adjacent to our lounge areas, we have our Restaurant where guests can enjoy their breakfast delights at the start of their day, or enjoy a meal from our popular Lounge/Bar Menu at the end of the day.

Chef Kyle Phillips

  • Devonshire
  • Dappers

Located downstairs adjacent to our lounge areas, we have our Restaurant where guests can enjoy their breakfast delights at the start of their day, or enjoy a meal from our popular Lounge/Bar Menu at the end of the day.

Dining and bars

Devonshire

Located downstairs adjacent to our lounge areas, we have our Restaurant where guests can enjoy their breakfast delights at the start of their day, or enjoy a meal from our popular Lounge/Bar Menu at the end of the day.

Opening hours
Breakfast: 07:00 - 10:00
Lunch: 12:00 - 21:00
Dinner: 12:00 - 21:00
Weekend times may vary

Dappers

For drinking and dining in more casual surroundings, head to Dapper's Bar. Enjoy your favourite tipple in vibrant, contemporary surroundings, whether you're a real ale fanatic, cocktail lover or gin connoisseur. It's a great place to meet up with friends or relax at the end of a busy day of sightseeing or meetings.

Food is available throughout the day, from light lunches to traditional favourites such as fish and chips and steak and ale pie.

There's also live music in the bar every Saturday, featuring performances by local artists.

Opening hours
12:00-
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

Make it an occasion to remember at The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western.

With four function rooms, we can cater for small, intimate gatherings right through to large celebrations for up to 120 guests in our magnificent Ballroom, with its crystal chandelier and Minstrels Gallery.

As we hold a civil marriage licence and have our very own wedding planner, we can help you plan your entire ceremony down to the very last detail to give you the day you always dreamed of.

We have an excellent choice of rooms for guests who want to stay over, along with a secure private car park, which is locked every night.

To capture picture-perfect memories of your special day, you can pose for photographs in the elegant surroundings of the hotel or take some dramatic shots set against the backdrop of nearby Penrith Castle.

For any enquiries please call John Dawes on 01768 862696

Registrar

Registry office:
Eden District
Saint Andrews Churchyard, Penrith, CA11 7XR
01768 812120

Meetings & Events

Boasting comfortable conference facilities in pleasant surroundings, The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western is an excellent choice for your next corporate event. It's conveniently located just off the M6 and a five-minute walk from Penrith station.

Whether you're looking to host an AGM, personal development course or teambuilding session, our friendly and professional staff can help you put on a successful event.

We have four function rooms. The largest is the Ballroom, which can accommodate up to 150 delegates. It benefits from natural light, with high-speed wireless broadband, a full blackout facility, controllable lighting and a sound system with PA and wireless microphone.

The Regency Suite, which overlooks the town centre, holds up to 50 delegates and has a private bar, while the Cottage Suite with its traditional wooden beamed ceiling can accommodate up to 20 guests. Our Business Centre is suitable for one-to-one meetings or informal discussions.

We can also organise outdoor activities, from the adrenaline-fuelled pursuits of ghyll scrambling, abseiling and kayaking to something a little more relaxing such as falconry or a cruise on Ullswater lake.

Available Room Set Ups

The below information shows the capcity of each meeting room based on the room setup type.

Room Name Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Ballroom 150 80 40 50 100
Regency 40 16 20 20 30
Cottage 20 12 12 18 18
Business Centre 6 4 4 6 6

Reviews of The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 1363 reviews
Excellent 45%
Very Good 34%
Average 10%
Poor 5%
Terrible 3%
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angelag554, wrote review 01/12/2021

60h Birthday Celkebration

We stayed at this hotel 6 years ago and always vowed to go back as the food was exceptional. We stayed 27 - 29 November 21 and were allocated one of the refurbished rooms which was very modern with a... more

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tessahosking, wrote review 30/11/2021

An oasis of comfort

Beautifully comfortable traditional surroundings, good food and friendly staff for whom nothing seems to be too much trouble to make one's stay as perfect as possible. The George is perfectly situated... more

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Stephen R, wrote review 30/11/2021

LOVE THIS HOTEL

This is the 3rd time we have stayed at this hotel as every time we go it just keeps getting better from the large comfy beds to the excellent breakfast we haven't had another meal there as there is an... more

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pensionerBoltonLancs, wrote review 28/11/2021

Excellent overnight stay

Stayed at the George in Penrith for ne night we had already booked to go to Keswick but when the offer came up for the George decided to extend our trip by staying there for one night as somewhere di... more

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ty_miller1, wrote review 27/11/2021

Excellent stay

Food and staff excellent Room immaculate Nice relaxing place you can have a meal in several places in the hotel and the staff are very attentive . Car park has plenty room Nice area of the country too... more