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Reviewed 14 April 2016

Stayed here for 1 night on bed and breakfast basis. On arrival staff were very friendly and welcoming and showed us to a lovely double room. Great bathroom with powerful shower and bath, plenty of storage space in the room. View not brilliant - looking into someones private accommodation next door, but didn't really matter to us as we weren't...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, we're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! I will ensure your comments are passed onto our team. We're delighted to hear that you liked the bedroom and hopefully we can offer you one of our front facing rooms on your next visit. Thank you again for taking...

West Mids
Reviewed 10 April 2016 via mobile

En route from Edinburgh... found this easily accessible hotel. Perfect setting and a true Country House hotel. But unlike some, not run down! Fantastic staff - courteous and helpful without being over powering. Excelled in food - clearly top quality ingredients. Quality furnishings throughout the hotel. A warmth and charm all of its own. Up there with the great Country...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, it's excellent to hear such great feedback and we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! I will make sure your kind comments are passed onto the team as I'm sure they will be really pleased! Thank you again for taking the time to review us and we hope to welcome you...

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 April 2016 via mobile

stayed here for one night prior to a long work day. the accommodation was booked for me so I didn't choose it, but it makes a very nice change from the standard premier inn/travel lodge type places. staff were lovely, my room was fine, first impressions was that I'd been stuck in the small room out of the way at...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write such a lovely review. We're so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us and I will pass on your kind comments to our team. Thank you again and we hope to welcome you back soon - hopefully we can allocate you a front facing room next time so you...

Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

We had a second visit for afternoon tea as a gift we received. We were looking forward to it as last time it was excellent. But disappointed this time though, bread bit dry as if it had been standing out a while, cakes a bit disappointing not sure if home made, tasted mass produced.loveky surroundigs though and friendly staff..

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to write a review of your afternoon tea, I am very pleased to hear that you enjoyed the surroundings and service, for which we receive many compliments. With regards to your Afternoon Tea I am disappointed to hear that we did not meet our usual very high standard on this occasion. Please...

Penrith
Reviewed 3 March 2016 via mobile

We attended the Roundthorn for a private function with friends. From the welcome drinks and nibbles on arrival to the lovely breakfast before we left, it was all superb. The meal, the room in which we ate, the food, wine and even the company was first class. The staff were friendly and genuinely wanted us to have a great time...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent review, we're so pleased to hear you had such an enjoyable evening! It's so lovely to hear such great feedback and we will make sure this is passed onto our wonderful staff. Thanks so much again and we very much look forward to welcoming you back soon!

Edgware, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 February 2016

This hotel is on the outskirts of Penrith in an elevated position. The views from the hotel are superb. It is a very quiet hideaway and sumptuously furnished. The rooms are huge and very well equipped. The bathroom similarly equipped. The views from the bedroom are fantastic, looking across Penrith at the mountains in the distance. The food and service...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent review, we're so pleased to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us! It's lovely to hear such positive comments about our staff and the hotel facilities. We will make sure we pass on your kind review to all our staff. Thank you again and we hope to welcome you back again soon!

Dumaguete City, Philippines
Reviewed 5 February 2016 via mobile

Extremely impressed with the whole setup at the Roundthorn Country House. Every single one of the staff are attentive, polite, professional and the most important for me is that they all smile. The food is an absolute delight, massive thumbs up to their talented chef! I'm already looking forward to returning next week for a 3 night business stay. Well...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you for your excellent review, we're delighted to hear that you enjoyed your stay with us here at the Roundthorn. It's fabulous to hear such lovely comments, particularly about our staff and we will make sure your appreciation is passed onto the team. Thanks again and we hope to welcome you back in the near future.

Falkirk, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 February 2016

booked this late, but the quality of the hotel and staff are great, the food and comfort of the hotel are awesome, set in in's own grounds this is ideal for exploring round the district and sampling the food.

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your kind review, we're pleased you enjoyed your stay with us. We hope to see you again soon!

Derby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 January 2016

The setting and location was excellent. The rooms are wonderful, food excellent, staff very attentive what more can you ask for just brilliant all round. The hotel is immaculate, the open fires in the restaurants were lovely making the atmosphere warm and welcoming, will definitely come back. Thank you to all the staff your customer service is excellent. A true...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review, we're so pleased you enjoyed your stay with us! We will make sure staff are aware of your lovely comments. Thank you again and we hope to welcome you back soon!

Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 January 2016

Been to the Roundthorn hotel 3 times now through work and can't rate it highly enough, the setting and location are superb, convenient for travel but also in a secluded and picturesque location. Staff are always polite,knowledgeable and attentive, last time I was there nothing seemed too much for the staff. The hotel is immaculately presented . Also the food...

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Roundthorn_CH, Manager at Roundthorn Country House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your excellent review, we're delighted that hear such lovely comments about the Roundthorn. It's wonderful to hear such great feedback about our staff too and we will make sure they see your kind comments. Thank you again for taking the time to write your review and we hope to see you soon!

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Suites
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
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  • Breakfast included
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A grade II listed Georgian Mansion overlooking the Market town of Penrith, The Roundthorn is set in its own landscaped gardens and boasts panoramic views of the Eden Valley and Lakeland Fells. All of the bedrooms are tastefully furnished with a mix of traditional and contemporary styles, and following a major refurbishment in early 2008 the cosy residents lounge and bar areas are perfect for relaxing after a long day. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Roundthorn Country House

Address: Beacon Edge, Penrith CA11 8SJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Penrith
Price Range: €105 - €167 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:5 star — Roundthorn Country House 5*
Number of rooms: 10
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Also Known As:
Roundthorn Country House Hotel Penrith
Roundthorn Country Hotel
Roundthorn Country House Penrith, Lake District, UK
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#3 Romantic Hotel in Penrith
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“If available, try a room at the front of the hotel as the view is fantastic.”
 of 5 bubbles iangZ4943SN, 15 Mar 2017 | Read review
“I think it was room 9 that had the large bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles devsie, 18 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Don't choose the 4 poster bedroom!!!”
 of 5 bubbles 389leeanner, 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“do not have attic room at front number 9 if you are over 5ft8 inches”
 of 5 bubbles molly1249, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Front rooms overlooking the scenery are the best”
 of 5 bubbles juliebJ3654GF, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
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