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The Golden Fleece Inn

Ruleholme, Irthington, Carlisle CA6 4NF, England
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Ranked #7 of 65 Carlisle B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014
stevemcwarburton English in Scotland
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

My wife could not believe the "bargain" nature of this Travelzoo offer, she was prepared to "slate" me for it. But she is absolutely contrite after what has been one of the best overnight stays we have ever had, and sooooooooooo close to home as well. Perfect hosts - Hayley and Pippa are 2 lovely young ladies who combine informality,... More 

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Blackpool, Lancashire
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32 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We have just enjoyed a 2 night break at The Golden Fleece on a Travelzoo voucher. The room (4) was lovely, spacious and clean with a nice touch of homemade shortbread on arrival. The bed was comfortable and the bathroom was modern and very clean with a nice spacious shower. My only little gripe about the room was lack of... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

We stayed here for our mini-moon last weekend. Hotel and food were excellent. We had the honeymoon suite which was lovely. My only gripe was the noise of the boiler/extraction fan that was going continuously even through the night!!!

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St. Albans, United Kingdom
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82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Our visit to The Golden Fleece was the last night of our holiday in Scotland and came about due to a Travel Zoo Voucher. It looked & sounded nice in all the photos and there were some good reviews but it surpassed all our expectations and we really did enjoy every moment of our visit. We were immediately made welcome... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Stayed here for a special weekend; wedding anniversary,my birthday & mothers day all rolled into one. We were not disappointed. After reading great reviews we booked the Travelzoo 2 night deal which included full breakfast on both days and evening meal with wine on the first night. The food was fantastic with a choice of good quality wines The bedroom... More 

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Perth, Scotland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2014

Stayed here on a Dinner B&B deal and frankly it couldn't have been better. Staff were friendly, restaurant service great and the food excellent, with locally sourced ingredients, reasonably priced (even if you are not on a deal) and included pre dinner canapes - how many pubs serve those ! Room and bathroom were up to modern standards, spotless and... More 

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Farnham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2014

We stopped here for one night using a travel zoo offer on the way to Edinburgh. To be honest I wish we could have stayed here longer. The staff, food, rooms and everything else was perfect - well done!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I love the Punch Bowl at Crosthwaite and the Plough at Lipton (sister establishments) but they are far away from home. HOWEVER, we now have the Golden Fleece at Ruleholme and it is as good as both our favourites! The menu is imaginative and beautifully presented and our party of six all declared it the best they... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014 via mobile

We went for two nights away on a TravelZoo offer and liked it so much we stayed another night. The Golden Fleece is very well presented, everyone made us feel very welcome and like our arrival was really appreciated. A lovely relaxed atmosphere permeates the bar with its cosy seating, great selection of ales and spirits and great reads. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

We booked this thru Travelzoo and the deal was fantastic. As soon as we arrived we were made to feel very welcome. Rooms very clean and comfortable. The evening meal was delicious three of us had steak cooked to perfection and one sea bass, the sweets to die for and portions very generous. Breakfast excellent. Will certainly be back and... More 

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Address: Ruleholme, Irthington, Carlisle CA6 4NF, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Carlisle
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 23
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