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Shap Wells Hotel

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Washington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

On first arriving we were told we were far too early we couldn't book in until 3 o'clock fair enough but the manner in which we were told wasn't very nice so we went away and came back about 2.30 to find quite a few people waiting but they had been told they could get coffee or a drink at...

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Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This Hotel is secluded and very relaxing atmosphere,the staff are very friendly and the gardens are delightful and a haven for Red Squirrels. No hesitation in recommending this Hotel. We stayed there on the 19th and 20th of May.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The hotel has red carpets and red patterned wall paper throughout - yuk! the bathroom has a plastic dispenser bottle for soap and my room was very small despite paying a single supplement and my room was cold, this is in May - and I asked for the heating to be turned on which did not happen. The food was...

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Leyland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I stayed for two nights at the Shap Wells Hotel and the room was excellent and the beds comfortable. The staff were friendly and very very helpful. It was like stepping back in time to an era of opulence where your surroundings were to a high standard. Unfortunately the food in the restaurant was a bit of...

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Ashby de la Zouch, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a three night break here on a DBB basis which was excellent value. This is a lovely old hotel with some nice elegant interior features in the well furnished public rooms. Food was good and service friendly though a bit slow at times. The location is amazing, tucked away in a lush valley amid bleak open fells, approached by...

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had one night at Shaps Well for my father's 86th birthday. My first comment is how pleasant and helpful all the staff are, we all felt this. Everyone of them we spoke to was excellent. The hotel is charming, built in 1832 and designed as a hotel it has lots of interesting features. Our room on the top floor...

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Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just stayed for one night, but the room was excellent, very clean and comfortable. We were delighted to find a lovely walk from the hotel to a sort of sanctuary for red squirrels, which we had never seen before. Definitely recommend.

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cornwall
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with a coach trip. quite isolated, but lovely setting. Lots of lovely walks from the hotel, including going to see the red squirrels being fed, just at the back of the hotel. Room was ok, but needed an update. Food was a bit hit and miss, sometimes a bit cold by the time it was served. Seemed a lot...

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Solihull, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rooms are basic but comfortable. The hotel decor is a little tired but has no major problems. Breakfast is good but there is a problem with running out of items such as juice and bread for toast. The staff are very friendly and helpful. The location is great, very close to the M6/A6 and the area has fantastic scenery....

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Winsford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I were visiting our Son in Scotland and decided that on our return to Cheshire we would break the journey and stay over B & B at a Hotel. My wife found the Shap Wells Hotel on the internet and made a booking through Booking .com. Although a very old Hotel it was well appointed, clean and...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Internet
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Family Rooms
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  • Public Wifi
  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Meeting Rooms
  • Banquet Room
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  • Business Center with Internet Access

Additional Information about Shap Wells Hotel

Address: | between the A6 and B6261, Shap CA10 3QU, England (Formerly Best Western Shap Wells Hotel)
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Shap
Price Range: $107 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Shap Wells Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 98
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Also Known As:
Best Western Penrith
Penrith Best Western
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County Monaghan, Ireland
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Penicuik, United Kingdom
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  • Can tickets for local attractions be purchased at the front desk?
  • Do you have to pay extra for a mini-fridge?
  • At what time does the pool open each day?

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“Try and pick a room that doesn't face east over the courtyard.”
tramman122, 5 days ago | Read review
“The rooms were comfortable once you turned the heating down”
jimmyboy1946, 1 week ago | Read review
“Ground floor rooms are available for less able guestsu, but there is a lift.”
johnrA2046LR, 1 week ago | Read review
“We had a double, top floor, end room - bathroom had its own window - recommend.”
plewco, 1 week ago | Read review
“Definitely not 54”
GillyT, 3 weeks ago | Read review
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