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King's Head

3.0 of 5 Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4NH, England
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Carlton Colville, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Don't hesitate to use this little gem its just "PERFECT" Rooms very clean, fresh and warm, staff very friendly and helpful. Food fantastic and the open fires to die for. Returning again in March 2015 for a longer stay, already booked .

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Durham, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stop here quite often when going to the lakes either on the way there or coming back . It's great in the summer sitting out front or in the beer garden area and in the winter next to one of the fires . Never had a bad meal we find all the staff very nice and helpful . We... More 

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Manchester
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20 reviews 20 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014 via mobile

had a lovely stay here last week end as a birthday treat for my partner. The rooms were lovely, clean and our (room 6) was spacious. Spot on! Staff were very helpful and the food for both the evening and breakfast was also very nice. Would stay here again. Much preferred it to the Black Swan further along the road... More 

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Anna Maria, Florida
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73 reviews 73 reviews
12 hotel reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

This is a lovely, lovely little place! The rooms are simple, elegant in a country contemporary way, and the beds are sooo comfortable. The bathrooms are freshly redone, and again, simple and elegant. The pub and restaurant serve wonderful food, and the atmosphere is thoroughly charming. The service was cheerful and very helpful. I would love to return to this... More 

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

Through Sedbergh to this great backwater on the River Lune. The village has not just one but two excellent coaching inns - bluntly referred to today as pubs with rooms, how retrograde! Many walks can start here, probably the most popular being a 5 mile round walk to the viaduct. This is part of the now defunct Darlington to Cumbria... More 

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Kirkby Stephen, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 hotel reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

We ate here this evening with my Mum and her partner and had a great experience. This place has historically flooded numerous times and what an investment on cellar pumps and beautiful decor has done for it. The food was delicious and wine was lovely. I would class this as a gastro pub but even with good food and service... More 

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Llanrhaeadr ym Mochnant, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
8 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

We visited here with friends in Sept 2011. We returned with different friends in Sept 2014. There were 5 of us in 3 bedrooms. The rooms are still in very good order with virtually no signs of wear and tear. Those sometimes dodgy tiles round the edge of the bath still look new; the carpet is good and the beds... More 

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
11 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We spent 3 nights close to the Kings Head, we popped in for coffee on the first afternoon. Staff were polite and welcoming so we booked in for dinner that evening. I had the Cumbrian Lamb and Black Pudding Pie, it sounded different and something I wouldn't normally order. It was superb, the lamb was not over powered by the... More 

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Evesham
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

This is the kind of place that you don't want to tell everybody about as it's that good. Wonderful location just off the M6 in a beautiful village with a stream running outside the front of the pub. The staff were all first class and appeared to enjoy working there. I stayed in room one, which was beautiful. The food... More 

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South Wingfield, United Kingdom
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245 reviews 245 reviews
42 hotel reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We just stopped in for a drink one day, then decided to have lunch the following day because the menu looked interesting. The food was excellent, imaginative and well presented. The beer was reasonably good, and the staff were very pleasant.

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Address: Ravenstonedale, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4NH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Kirkby Stephen > Ravenstonedale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — King's Head 3*
Number of rooms: 12
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