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Victoria Inn

Front Street, Alston CA9 3SE, England
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Ranked #10 of 12 Alston B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Albany
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39 reviews 39 reviews
27 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We stayed 1 night in Alston and at first sight the pub is a bit rough however our room was clean, comfortable and roomy with tea making facilities. The landlady is very friendly and helpful and even put our washing through her machine and dryer for us - didn't want anything for it but we forced her to take 5pd.... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

we stayed here overnight when riding the c2c. there was somewhere safe to store our bikes. the host was very friendly, the breakfast good and we had the evening curry. the whole thing was good value. the room was a little dated but that did not matter to us as it was just a place to rest before riding the... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I booked this at the last minute, and arrived with a friend on 24/8/13.We were doing the pennine way.The decor is rather dingy, but my single room was clean, and comfortable.The noise from the bar downstairs started at about 8.00, and went on until 2.00 a.m.The patrons swore, shouted at each other, many doing this at the top of their... More

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manchester ish
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2013

Staying at the Lovelady Country House Hotel just outside Alston my wife and I decided to try the Victoria Inn Spicy Indian Restaurant as we both enjoy an Indian. As we walked in we asked the lady behind the bar where do we dine? Anywhere we were told. I ordered a couple of drinks and as I stared in disbelief... More

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York U K
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25 reviews 25 reviews
6 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2013

Quite a jolly visit to this friendly hotel. The Indian restaurant at the back of the public bar gave good food and entertaing guests' conversation. Bedroom was 'Victorian' but modern en suite - glass and pine. Bigger room than I had for two in French hotel and the price for B&B here was below Travelodge and certainly more space. Look... More

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Leeds
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2013

We were staying in a cottage near by and decided to take a "punt" on the curry as I know the pub from years past and its pretty run down. We made a good decision. I had the vindaloo and the wife had chicken Tikkas plus starters, keema nan etc. It was one of the best currys ive ever had... More

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Sunderland
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54 reviews 54 reviews
6 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2012

We didn't stay here but went in for the Curry. It was a little dowdy and rundown and choice of beers wasn't the best. We did nearly leave, it looks/feels like a locals pub (pool table, young uns etc). However, the Indian attached was one of THE best we've ever experienced: good portions of really tasty food. It was slightly... More

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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

Well located in Alston town centre with a friendly landlady and staff. Slightly tired decor, but quite comfortable and clean with a good shower. Breakfast was as it comes, however OK. The Indian restaurant in the pub was all a little unusual. For a relatively inexpensive overnight stay was all fine with secure space for the bike. However I will... More

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Bolton, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2012

I recently stayed at the victoria inn with two friends. on first entering no it was,nt WOW factor ,but am i glad we stayed there the landlady was a pleasure to meet helpfull and friendly as were the staff. The indian restaurant was sort of strange being in the dining room but it was an expeirience and the food we... More

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Flookburgh, UK
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2012

Needed an inexpensive stop over that was convenient, close to amenities, shops etc. and found The VIC, a real and utter treasure beyond my expectations!!!! The landlady (TIAN-I hope that is correct spelling) was a delightful Angel, nothing too much bother and her staff were first class. A great PROPER pub (no CHROME & WALNUT pretentious crap here) with an... More

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Address: Front Street, Alston CA9 3SE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Alston
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Victoria Hotel Alston
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