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Alston House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Townfoot, Alston CA9 3RN, England
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Ranked #2 of 12 Alston B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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4 of 5 stars reviewed 2 days ago
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The hotel isn't in a pictureque village, nor is it a lakeland stunner, but it is well positioned and offers a very pleasant stay. The husband and wife couple are very friendly and they offer great food in very pleasant surroundings. We got our trip on Travelzoo, so it wa a bargain. The room was a tad quirky, but very... More 

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Leigh, Lancashire
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10 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

stayed in april 2014. alston looks like a faded treasure and the hotel itself isn't in a glorious spot - some bulidings in the vicinity rather run-down. however, the hotel was very quirky with nique, individual rooms.

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Settle, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a really enjoyable stay at the Alston House Hotel. We had a very pleasant clean room with a comfortable bed, good view and a really nice bathroom. We had an enjoyable dinner in the evening and an excellent breakfast the following morning. it was a great location for walking and exploring even though it was in the depths... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for two nights together with a friend whilst our children visited the nearby Robinwood activity centre with school. The hotel is beautiful, very very clean with a lovely ambience and extremely helpful staff. The rooms we stayed in were rooms 1 and 2, both were beautifully decorated, with extremely comfortable beds and had everything you needed including a... More 

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Ilkeston, England, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My Wife and I stayed here for a couple of nights we did pay for a room upgrade but it was well worth it we had a fabulous room with an even better bathroom. We had dinner at the hotel on both evenings the food was very good and excellent value for money. The staff were very friendly, helpful and... More 

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Cumbria
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really like visiting Alston Moor as it offers beautiful unspoilt wild country side, i have in the past found dining experiences to be sadly lacking. Not this time though, dinner at Alston House was very enjoyable with good food quality nice presentation and friendly staff.A visit to nearby Nenthead on the second night of my stay unearthed a lovely... More 

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Bury
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Beautiful hotel in a great location. Staff were friendly and keen to help, showing me to my room which was to a great standard and very clean. I ate my evening meal in the restaurant and the food was excellent and fairly priced. Would highly recommend this hotel

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

An enjoyable 1 night stay in the Alston House Hotel in December 2014. A few pints in the Turks Head in the village followed by a delicious meal at the hotel, a great night's sleep and a good breakfast. A cafetiere and coffee in the room was a nice touch much appreciated.

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Lancashire
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24 reviews 24 reviews
10 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Stayed here on a travelzoo deal, hotel has lots of old world charm mixed with a modern twist. The food was of good quality and great value. Alston does not have a lot to offer as a winter town Penrith not too far away though certainly worth a visit here

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bolton
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

Stayed here with friends for one night on Travelzoo vouchers. Lovely quaint rooms, which were very clean and comfortable. The food was really lovely, well cooked, presented and good portions. The restaurant was very relaxing and Christmasy. Great service too. I would have given it 5 stars, but the girl who checked us in was more interested in having our... More 

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Address: Townfoot, Alston CA9 3RN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Alston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Alston House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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