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Old Posting House

Deanscales, Cockermouth CA13 0SL, England
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Ranked #10 of 16 Cockermouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 3 days ago
Donna G Durham, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Durham, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Visited on Saturday 26th July with two other couples. Arrived early on our motorbikes and were welcomed by the friendly landlord. (There was secure parking for our motorbikes at the back of the pub.) He allowed us to book in early and opened the bar early too. Rooms were spacious and spotlessly clean. Modern décor with en-suite showers. One of... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I felt really welcome here, even chose to come back after a few days to stay again. Everything was very nice and clean. Would come back again any time. Friendly people, great experience. Love the interior.

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atlanta georgia
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner his sister and I just returned from spending two nights at this inn. I am from the states and was a bit wary of staying at a b&b. but my sister in law booked this place for us and I could not have been more pleased. When we arrived Graham greeted us warmly even though he was just... More

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Couldn't fault the food though we had to ask for apple sauce to accompany the pork and also request extra gravy. However the gentleman in charge did little to make us feel welcome, didn't engage in any conversation and didn't smile once. Sadly the atmosphere and people skills let this establishment down badly.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rooms clean and well equipped, including en-suite facilities. Beds comfortable, if you first remove the plastic mattress protector. Welcome friendly and staff pleasant and helpful. Food: pub grub, and a bit pricy for quality, though ample portions. Surprisingly quiet despite main road location. Good place to stay for those with a teapot fixation!

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35 reviews 35 reviews
14 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First visit was great we went for Sunday lunch & because I enjoyed it decided to have another meal here during the week to celebrate my birthday, my partner & I had gammon & our relatives had steak pie & sausage (theirs actually looked nicer than ours). Gammon was tough,dry & had no flavour at all but we were hungry... More

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15 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Second trip to Cockermouth from Australia in two years and had no hesitation in booking a room again at the Old Posting House. Great welcome from Mick. Room was large and very clean. Food was great - portions a bit too large for me but my husband loved it. Yes, it's about 3 miles out of Cockermouth, but it was... More

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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

Had a one night stay,mid June, found it on booking.com-good reviews and cross checked with Trip advisor-also good. Had contact from proprietor, Mick, about arrival time. Turned up as agreed and all good-rooms were looking fresh with nice bedding and good bathrooms. Food portions in the pub (below) were generous and tasty, good beer too. With a genial host to... More

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111 reviews 111 reviews
31 hotel reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I drove up to Whitehaven from the Midlands and needed somewhere to stay overnight. The reviews looked good so I booked. What a great choice! A warm welcome from Nick, very comfortable bedrooms and really good food. Beware though, the meals are huge! The breakfast was delicious despite still being full from the previous evening's supper. The Old Posting House... More

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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

We stayed 2 nights in this lovely pub. The old posting house has a interesting history. The restaurant is interesting decorated with teapots, old photos, plate collections etc. The food was good. The accommodation I would recommend. The host was so helpful, kind and welcoming. Thanks for an enjoyable stay Mick. Ann & Murray NEW ZEALAND

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Address: Deanscales, Cockermouth CA13 0SL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Cockermouth
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Ranked #10 of 16 B&Bs / Inns in Cockermouth
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