Category Archives: The George Hotel News
At The George Hotel we are pleased to announce the promotion of long service member of staff, Kyle Phillips to Head Chef. Local lad Kyle, aged 30 from Penrith, started working at the George in 2013 as chef de partie, working … Continue reading
Are you a regular visitor to the Lake District? Do you have a favourite place, lake or mountain here? Would you like to eat, sleep and snooze here every day? We’ve put together this fun quiz to see how well … Continue reading
Dicky Dippinson, aka ‘Dicky fra Shap’ has become somewhat of a Cumbrian legend, building up a reputation across the county, with rumours that he could be making an appearance on the current Britain’s Got Talent.
It is official; Spring is here, which means beautiful daffodils, cute little lambs, blue skies and lighter evenings – don’t forget to put your clocks forward this Sunday, you’ll lose an hour in bed but we think it’s a fair … Continue reading
We are delighted and extremely proud to have been awarded ‘Best Family-Owned Hotel Group’ in the North West of England for the 2017 Onshore Excellence Awards, which are hosted by Acquisition International magazine’s annual awards. This accolade reflects the hard work that … Continue reading
Enjoy flippin’ good pancakes at any of our 7 hotels all week… Why only eat pancakes on Shrove Tuesday (pancake day) when you can enjoy this tasty treat all week at one of our 7 Lake District Hotels.
Keswick is set to go ‘flipping crazy’ this Sunday (26th February) with a pancake flipping contest, for the run up to Shrove Tuesday. We will be hosting the event on market square, outside the Inn on the Square from 1pm – … Continue reading
Back by popular demand, the George Hotel in Penrith welcomes back another fabulous comedy night, hosted by local comedian and writer John Lebbon. Full of jokes and laughter, be prepared to laugh your socks off with Nina Gilligan and Joe Bromehead … Continue reading
We’re pleased to announce Blood Bikes Cumbria as our chosen charity for 2017. Towards the end of last year we reached out to the general public to nominate their favourite charity and received a fantastic response with over 600 entries. A … Continue reading
The sunrise is red, the lakes are blue, we have some great offers, waiting for you… To celebrate the most romantic time of the year, why not treat your loved one to a relaxing break at one of our seven … Continue reading