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6 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
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Six Castlegate
Ranked #2 of 17 Cockermouth B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Went to the UK to have a 50th Wedding Anniversary Adventure and track family history in Cockermouth (as well as other locations) and were fortunate to book our overnight stay at Six Castlegate. All the rooms, with one exception, are named after mountains in the area. We stayed in Blencathra - a lovely, spacious room with en suite. Our host... More

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Geoje, South Korea
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19 hotel reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Visiting my home town we decided to book Six Castlegate as it is in the centre of town. Warm welcome, fantastic Georgian home, surprisingly spacious room & a wonderful hearty breakfast. The decor, service & attention to detail was fantastic. What more could you ask for.

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Bury, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
8 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014 via mobile

A really friendly & welcoming place to stay. Stayed in Blencathra, a spacious room with a giant bed that made getting up a struggle, but with a nice on-suite. Kept being late for breakfast due to looking out across the rooftops & the views beyond. Breakfast was great, fresh fruits a must but loads of other choices. The place has... More

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Carmel, California
14 reviews 14 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

On a recent trip to Scotland and England, we had the great good fortune to stay at Six Castlegate. Not only is it a beautiful old place, but Alan and Angela are to be commended for a meticulously run guest house and attention to detail. Lovely rooms - we stayed in Blencathra, a spacious, quiet room with a superking bed... More

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Fife Scotland
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88 reviews 88 reviews
15 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

On the front door being opened on this wonderful Georgian house, we were met with a cheery smile and a warm welcome by Alan, the owner. Shown our the breakfast room and then our room with a request that we indicated on a well laid out form what we required for breakfast and at what time. Wonderful to be offered... More

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

I have enjoyed several stops at this fantastic b&b with my wife and friends over several years now, and it simply gets better every time. From the beautifully furnished rooms, the fine details of every thing is simply unique. My favourite suite is Blencathra : spacious, superb views, pure elegance.

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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed here 2 nights over the bank holiday weekend in Scafell room. The view is amazing! Everywhere was beautifully clean and bright. The bathroom had an lovely big bath with tea lights round and gorgeous smelling toiletries. What a treat! Breakfast was perfectly cooked. Coffee was great and the fresh fruit tray was delicious. Hosts were very helpful and... More

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Saxmundham, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We just wanted to say that this is simply the best b&b we have ever stayed in - and we've stayed in quite a few. Cockermouth is a delightful town and Six Castlegate couldn't be better situated to make the most of the town, during the day and in the evening as it is so central. If you enjoy eating... More

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Bowness-on-Windermere, United Kingdom
15 reviews 15 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2014

From the moment you arrive you know that your weekend is going to be perfect ! Alan the owner welcomed us and sorted out our parking voucher so we could park the car and when we returned he had put the luggage in our room Latrigg which is superb . The house is a delight our room was light and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

Alan and Angela Black run a superb B and B worthy of five stars. We stayed for 6 nights in a spacious room with all facilities - large clean bathroom, heated towel rail, great shower, hair dryer, - even an alarm clock. Tea/coffee/chocolate for the making PLUS biscuits and sweets. The breakfast (full English) was personally prepared according to the... More

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Address: 6 Castlegate, Cockermouth CA13 9EU, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Cockermouth
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 6
Also Known As:
Six Castlegate Cockermouth, Cumbria

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