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Shepherds Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Egremont Road, Cockermouth CA13 0QX, England
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Ranked #8 of 9 Hotels in Cockermouth
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very easy to find,nice warm quiet hotel.we booked in quite late and were made to feel welcome.our double room had the biggest bed we had ever seen! The shower was absolutely amazing so powerful and plenty of space.we got a surprising treat in the morning as we had geese in the field in front of our window which was a... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

travelled over 400miles with friends from Devon for a short business meeting in the area, the hotel may look a bit drab and dreary outside and a little dated inside but everything is clean, tidy and working, the room was great, the staff where great and the food was great, only criticism would be the temperature of the room, it... More 

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Bideford, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At a loss to understand the negative views. Have stayed here before no problem and read the reviews and thought 'maybe not this time'. Price convinced me so 4 of us did. I have spent 42 and 60 nights on cross country trips in the USA staying in motels. There is nothing wrong with this Hotel/Motel. Bed was too big,... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014

I have stayed in many places at many price brackets and the true measure of a hotel must be taken with regard to it's price. I booked a stay here expecting a travelodge type experience. It was well beyond that. for £68 we got a room that was clean, large, welcoming and warm There was a trouser press, a large... More 

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Colchester, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

when you come to this hotel you think you have made a big mistake but its not that bad, is a bit worn-out. but the staff where very good and the food took us by surprise in the restaurant it was very good value and well cooked and the breakfast was very good to and you can stay one night... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014 via mobile

Booked 3hrs before setting off for an overnight stay, read reviews so didn't expect too much but was pleasantly surprised, room reasonable size, bed clean although double bed had single quilts on but was comfortable, shower was huge. Breakfast was unbelievable quality better than expected in a budget hotel as good or probably better than the Hilton we stopped in... More 

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19 hotel reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Stayed at the Shepherds Hotel during the Food and Drink Festival in Cockermouth. Some really good points and some not so good. Good Points - The shower was brilliant could have just sood under it for hours Breakfast was really nice Bed was clean and comfortable Not so good points - We had booked a three night stay but were... More 

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Just spent two nights here and had a good weekend. Bedroom very comfortable, clean and had everything we needed. Bed fine as was the breakfast. Booking was simple and check in easy. All the staff were very nice and attentive but never in your face. Only problem we had (if you could call it that) was one of the bulbs... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
18 reviews 18 reviews
14 hotel reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2014

Stayed here for a total of 4 nights over a 2 week period. I'm lost for words really. It's friendly. It's dated. It's modern. It's basic. It's a difficult one really. Good breakfast tho. Don't know if I would take the wife but ok for digs while working away from home.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Booked this hotel last minute for one evening but pleasantly surprised at the price and the level of comfort. The welcome and helpful manner of the proprietor was most impressive (I'm a stickler about customer service, which I find lacking in many establishments, not the case here!). The room although basic, was comfortable and clean. Both my wife and I... More 

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Address: Egremont Road, Cockermouth CA13 0QX, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Cockermouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:3 star — Shepherds Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 26
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Shepherds Hotel Cockermouth, Cumbria
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#4 Business Hotel in Cockermouth

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