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Durham
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55 reviews
22 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent b&b, lovely comfortable rooms, super friendly hosts! Talking to them over breakfast was like talking to your parents! Couldn't recommend this b&b high enough. If you in Carlisle, and need a place to stay, make it here, it's great!

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Thank Tony M
Northampton, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
25 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 1 night walking west to east along Hadrian's Wall. Ideally located to rest and visit the city after the long 'slog' from Bowness on Solway. Not luxurious but met our every need and reasonable in terms of costs.

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Thank Urbantiger13
Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2016

Good location in not to far to walk into Carlisle, Warm and friendly welcome received and a lovely breakfast with plenty of choice offered. Clean rooms and lovely on suite facilities with plenty of hot water and shower products.

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Thank dsclarke
yorkshire
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17 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2016

We stayed here for 2 nights and will definitely return. A lovely warm and friendly couple run the guesthouse that is spotlessly clean, has everything you need and service an excellent traditional breakfast . Great value for money. Highly recommended

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Thank lolaroseYorkshire
London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

Such friendly hosts! Our room was warm, comfortable and I didn't want to get out of the shower. So many lovely extras like toiletries in the bathroom, chocolate with the tea, posh organic tea bags (no own brand dust!) and a convenient location near the centre of Carlisle.

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Thank hannahjlondon
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016 via mobile

Very warm welcome as soon as you enter. The room was very clean and great shower. Nice soft beds make for a great nights sleep. No noise can be heard from the road. Breakfast was spot on. And the landlady knew I was catching the bus to work and got me a bus timetable! How thoughtful. 5-10 walk into town.... More 

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Thank Rob S
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23 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2016

Had a great one night stop over here, delicious smoked salmon and scrambled eggs for breakfast, very nicely decorated single bedroom with ensuite, tea and coffee making facilities in the room with a good choice of herbal teas! Very clean throughout, bed was very comfy. I had asked for recommendations for somewhere to go for a walk before it got... More 

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Thank shimmers99
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10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

I was recently asked to work at the Stanwix Theatre at The University of Cumbria for 5 weeks. Having never been to Carlisle before, I thought it wise to stay close to where I'd be on a day to day basis. I am so very glad I did! Sheila and John who own and run this guesthouse were absolutely welcoming... More 

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Thank Zak N
Isle of Arran, United Kingdom
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29 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We stayed here overnight to break up our trip from Arran to Lincoln and were very pleased .The hosts were very nice people . The room clean , tidy cozy and very comfortable . .Parking could be a problem as its on a busy road but our host Shelia gave us a permit which solved our problem .Breakfast was really... More 

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Thank e m
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2015

Stayed for two nights for a family christening - an easy taxi ride from the station. Excellent breakfast, spotless room with good shower and drink making facilities, convivial hosts. And to top it all free wifi, thank you!

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Thank Terry M
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Laundry Service

Additional Information about No 1 Guest House

Address: 1 Etterby Street | Stanwix, Carlisle CA3 9JB, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Carlisle
Price Range: $58 - $86 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — No 1 Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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