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The Agricultural Hotel

#10 of 12 Hotels in Penrith
Certificate of Excellence
Castlegate, Penrith CA11 7JE, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Penrith, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We ate here to celebrate our wedding anniversary, excellent meal, well presented, plenty of it, nice and hot! Staff were extremely pleasant and well attentive, nice comfortable surroundings, we will be back!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for a night to break our journey. This is our second time staying here & we were in the same room. Comfortable bed & room & bathroom clean but could do with a bit TLC ie toilet roll holder loose & bathroom door sticking a bit. However we ate dinner in the hotel & it was delicious &... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
14 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stopped in here for a light bite to eat, nice food and they allow dogs which is a bonus. Penrith castle ruins can be seen from the pub window. Recommend place that has accommodation and plenty of parking outside Morrisons is just opposite so easy for shopping

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Carrickfergus
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Ate here on Saturday 18 July 2015 as a family. Surprised to find very good quality food and fresh. Steak and Ale pie served in individual portions, veg and french fries, A lamb shank slow cooked to perfection and teryaki salmon with fried noodles. All attractively served and delicious. Along with an excellent local ale called 49er, the bill came... More 

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Kirkoswald, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Together with three others, I visited in late May. Staff were friendly and we booked for an evening meal. We chose our meals from a blackboard listing specials. They arrived promptly, but we had to return one meal to the kitchen as it did not agree with what was shown on the board, and contained ingredients which were not suited... More 

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Wigan, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We called for a pint during our weekend in Penrith but were disappointed when we went inside. It is fairly run down and could do with a spring clean. There is lots of potential here but it felt worn and faded. The menus had stickers all over them showing changed prices and looked unprofessional.

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

Came off the M6 into Penrith on a drive North in order to find somewhere for lunch, rather than eating at a motorway service station. Driving through Penrith we spotted this place adjacent to a Morrison's supermarket. There is parking immediately in front of the hotel, but if you miss it you could use Morrison's. It was a lovely day... More 

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23 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2015

Yesterday, April 1st 2015, we visited The Agricultural Hotel in Penrith for a late lunch. Having checked out the reviews which were mostly favourable, my first impression was that this was a lot smaller than it looked from the outside. The eating area was closed leaving only a very basic bar area open for use. We chose the steak and... More 

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14 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

Have eaten here before during a Saturday lunch so decided to bring all the full family for Mothers Day, the food was excellent and the portions were good and tasty. The staff were friendly and accommodating. It's like a country pub in the town. Will def be heading back soon.

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preston
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17 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

We stayed at this brilliant hotel on Friday 13th March 2015 along with Martin B , and being the one that booked the rooms you are always apprehensive until arrival, but within seconds it became clear the choice was excellent, the rooms are very clean the shower perfect, we had a meal in the restaurant and the menu was excellent,... More 

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