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Temple Sowerby House Hotel

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Temple Sowerby, Penrith CA10 1RZ, England
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Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

TSH is the kind of hotel and restaurant that spoils you. The attention from Paul, Julie and their team good not be better and made you really feel at home. The two comfortable drawing rooms and open fires certainly helped too and added to a relaxing ambience. Their service was impeccably timed when you wished for a drink with a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is our second visit in the last year and I must say Paul, Julie and team did not disappoint. We went on a weekend deal which allowed us to stay for three nights and dine in the two AA rosette restaurant each night. The food was outstanding. The chef has changed since we were last here and the new... More 

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scotland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited mid-week in December and were welcomed into a fire warmed drawing room. We enjoyed drinks and some canapés before moving through to the dining room (thankfully with underfloor heating). The food was very tasty and the waitress very helpful and pleasant. All in all an enjoyable dining experience.

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paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you - delighted you enjoyed your stay...you can't beat a real fire after a day's exploring can you? Do come again soon! More 

NORTH YORKSHIRE
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43 reviews
13 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

We had the absolute pleasure of returning to Temple Sowerby House with family, making it x4 of us for their New Years package. As always, Julie, Paul and the team were very welcoming, and nothing is ever a problem for them. The hotel is very much like being welcomed into someones home, and you are made to feel at ease... More 

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2016

The staff and management of this hotel provide top quality excellent service, are extremely attentive (without being intrusive) and create a level of formality or personal atmosphere with which you are comfortable. Add to this the food.................. We always come away extremely relaxed feeling that we have been personnaly looked after and not been just another room number. In our... More 

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Sudbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

We arrived on 13th December and despite the disastrous flooding the previous weekend and snow on the high ground there were no travel issues at all. The Hotel is extremely comfortable and food excellent and two minor issues with the room were solved with no drama nor disturbance. Certainly somewhere I would recommend, only slight downside being no dogs allowed... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2015

This is a great hotel! The place itself is absolutely gorgeous. Lovely rooms and 2 reception rooms with open fire for you to choose to lounge in. The weather was awful when we were there so we did a lot of that! Very good wifi throughout the hotel also. The main thing is the service though. Tilly seemed to sense... More 

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paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House Hotel, responded to this review

Many thanks for your kind review. Here at TSH we are all about efficient and friendly hospitality, and our staff always appreciate when guests notice this and comment on their professionalism. I’ve passed your comments on to Tilly and the rest of the team! The weather in Cumbria is notoriously unpredictable and many guests, like yourselves, while away rainy afternoons... More 

Castleford, UK
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Once a year for over 40 years a group, most of which consists of friends who were medical students together meets for a reunion. We had the whole of this lovely hotel to ourselves. The owners saw to our every request and the meals superb. For our dinners we had more choices than in other hotels we have been to... More 

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paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House Hotel, responded to this review

It is always delightful to see you all and we are very glad you enjoyed your stay. It is lovely to know that the efforts of all our staff are appreciated, so thank you for your kind words. More 

Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2015

My wife and I were part of a group who used the hotel for a 2 night mid-week stay. The group was large enough to almost fill the rooms, and no one else was staying at the hotel. Paul and Julie and their staff gave us a warm welcome and were excellent throughout the stay. They were very attentive and... More 

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paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind words, we are all delighted that you enjoyed your stay so much. When preparing for private events we take great care to plan our menus and wine selections with the requirements of the event and guests in mind, in order to create a much more personal experience and we are very pleased to... More 

Southampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

A very pleasant stay in a very comfortable hotel that also offers a high quality menu. The one jarring factor for me was the way that drinks are labelled "small, or, friendly" A "friendly" serving is a double or a large wine. I do think that this puts a bit of subtle pressure on customers to drink more than they... More 

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