The Cumberland Hotel offers excellent bed and breakfast in Townfoot, Alston, Cumbria. Situated deep in the heart of the North Pennines Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, we are the perfect destination for peace and relaxation.
The Cumberland Hotel has five comfortable and cosy bedrooms all en suite with TV, hairdryers and tea and coffee making facilities. All linen, towels and basic toiletries are provided.
Comprising of 3 double rooms and 2 twin rooms, 3 of these are classified as 'family rooms', with extra single beds.
The tastefully furnished rooms are comfortable and well presented. Our beds are often commented upon as providing the best night’s sleep in ages, with fluffy feather pillows, crisp white linen, and a warm comfortable duvet, we hope you will agree.
Some rooms have a shower only. If you need to have a bath, please state at the time of booking.
Here at the Cumberland we have a comfortable restaurant open to both residents and non-residents with provision for 20 covers. All food is freshly prepared in our own kitchens (vegetarians are well catered for) -a dining experience with a difference in a place full of character.
Our bar is fully stocked with an emphasis on Real Ales and Cider. Regarded by the local Campaign for Real Ale Branch as a 'must visit', we have the best range of cask conditioned ale in Alston.
Breakfast is served between 7.30 – 8.30 am.
Within easy reach of the Lake District National Park (on the A686 recently included in the AA Magazine's "The World's 10 Great Drives"), Northumberland National Park and Yorkshire Dales National Park. Newcastle, Carlisle, Penrith, Appleby, Keswick, Ambleside, Kendal, all are in easy reach driving through some of the best countryside in the World. Ullswater, probably the best of the lakes is only 30 minutes away.
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Rates : From £50 per person per night.
From £80 per night based on 2 people sharing.
From £125 per night for a family room.
Children are welcome.
Wi-Fi internet access.
Off street parking.
Dinner is available.
Drying room for coats.