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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
Reviewed today NEW

The String of Horses Inn was lovely, on entering you are greeted by Colin the Manager, very welcoming and friendly couldn't do enough for you. The rooms are of good standard, the food was excellent the staff friendly , didn't want to leave

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

A pleasant location and a characterful inn. The room was adequate for a short stay; clean. tidy and comfortable with coffee making facilities and a hair dryer, but few toiletries. Stairs a bit difficult if you have limited mobility, but what do you expect in a 17th century building. The bar and restaurant atmosphere are charming and the food excellent....

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Lincolnshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

A very quaint inn well placed for our needs close to Carlisle lots of local areas to walk. Very warm and comfortable clean and friendly. The food was very good service excellent locals friendly based in small village great if you want a quite relaxing break

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An extremely disappointing one night stay for our Anniversay. Proprietor sold my personal details without my consent. I was contacted to leave a review, without my consent. After feeding honest constructive criticism back I was totally berated by said proprietor and have noticed other reviews, if not 4-5 star comments, they too have been on the receiving end of a...

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Thank Jill P
Colin R, Owner at String of Horses Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest I am sorry you did not like my response to your first review. I tried to give an honest response and it was in no way supposed to make you feel berated. Regarding "selling" your details, the review invite is actually generated by Tripadvisor themselves and involves no data passing between us and them. I hope that clears...

Reviewed December 12, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had a 2 night break here. The food is excellent and a little different from the normal run of the mill pub food. As others comment the portions are generous and the Malibu dessert is worth a try. The bar is cosy with log fires, all the staff especially Colin are attentive and friendly. We stayed...

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Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

String of Horses is one of the best places we have stayed :) . The food is excellent , the staff amazing , the room clean and quiet . In fact it is just perfect and we will be back . Thankyou . No negatives

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Reviewed December 4, 2016 via mobile

A very welcoming family run place to stay. Both staff and locals make it an ideal place to stay with easy access to The Lakes and Carlisle. Rooms are immaculate and comfy and the food delicious. Will definitely stay again.

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1Thank Janet M
County Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 3, 2016

A very comfortable , very clean room, very friendly welcome, good food and log fires, this place was ideal for our night away. We had a four poster room with huge bathroom. My only comment would be that a shower cubicle could easily be put into the bathroom too; not everyone finds it easy to get out of a bath,...

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 23, 2016

One night stay whilst visiting the area. Room a litle small but very clean and comfortable. Nice atmosphere with good food and attentive service. The only small issue was a noisy group in the bar below room.

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Colin R, Owner at String of Horses Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for taking the time to review our inn. We are glad you enjoyed your stay. I'm sorry the bar was a little noisy that evening. We do make sure that the bar closes in its proper licensed hours so that the occasional noise does not last very long into the night. Thanks again.

Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 8, 2016

A lovely old inn with many original features. Fantastic breakfast and friendly staff. Very clean room and lovely fluffy white towels. Limited selection of drinks in the bedroom and no biscuits. The complimentary toiletries were adequate.

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Colin R, Owner at String of Horses Inn, responded to this review

Dear Guest Thank you very much for taking the time to review our inn. We are glad you enjoyed your stay and look forward to seeing you again in the future. We usually have biscuits in the room so apologies there were none in yours. Thanks again.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
  • Smoking rooms available
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about String of Horses Inn

Address: Faugh | Heads Nook, Carlisle CA8 9EG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Carlisle
Price Range: $72 - $105 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — String of Horses Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 11
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“Room seemed accessed by stairs unsure if there was any ground floor accommodations”
 of 5 bubbles collettem759, 1 week ago | Read review
“Put the heating on.”
 of 5 bubbles jillp272, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Jacuzzi rooms available, slightly more expensive but worth it”
 of 5 bubbles eileenb468, Nov 1, 2016 | Read review
“Room 11 is ok for a couple of nights but lacks a comfortable chair.”
 of 5 bubbles kikelmool, Oct 16, 2016 | Read review
“There are a range of rooms some have extra beds or special features.”
 of 5 bubbles 22kathhryn50, Oct 3, 2016 | Read review
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