The George Hotel | Penrith Hotels
The George Hotel in Penrith is set in the idyllic market town in the Northern Lakes and is one of the finest Penrith hotels, having a long-standing place in the history and tradition of the town. This proud hotel is situated in the attractive town centre, set amongst the mix of traditional local shops and charming arcades. The George Hotel has been recently refurbished, with cosy lighting, deep piled carpets and ultra-comfortable seating. This lighter, more modern look appeals to all ages with subtle, contemporary decor.
Whether you're looking for hotels in Penrith, Cumbria, The Lake District or breaking up your journey on the way to or from Scotland, the George Hotel provides the perfect location. Then when you're ready to start your journey home, the M6 motorway and rail links are conveniently only minutes away! The spectacular Lake Ullswater is also only 4 miles away so there is something for everyone who wishes to make a visit to the Lake District and Cumbria. Penrith is truly the gateway to the Lake District and the George Hotel is the perfect place to stay whilst you discover what it has to offer.
For many years the lounges have been welcoming locals as well as tourists and there is a daily buzz amongst visitors calling in for morning coffee, lunch and decadent afternoon teas. The Devonshire Restaurant's silver and gold decor, with plenty of candlelight and a newly designed menu, truly sets the scene for a superb dining experience. It's very relaxing and you can choose to have just one course if in a hurry, or for that real dining experience settle down for a full 3 course dinner with contemporary British cuisine and excellent service. For more casual dining, visit Dappers Bar within the hotel for a chance to try our popular cocktails and tapas.
Historic Penrith, once the capital of the old county of Cumberland, hosts many exciting events throughout the year which are within easy access from the George Hotel. Not only this but the hotel also boasts a large event calendar throughout the year. You can expect anything from a murder mystery night to live music at this friendly and welcoming hotel.
Few hotels in Penrith can offer the unique position of the George Hotel, where the old world charm of this 300 year old Grade I listed building is complemented by first class modern accommodation and recently refurbished interiors. If you are looking for a place to hold your event in Penrith, from conferences to weddings, look no further than The George Hotel with its courteous , professional service, alongside innovative cuisine and a the perfect setting in the English Lake District, making your event a truly memorable experience. The George Hotel is one of the only hotels in Penrith to offer unparalleled traditional elegance combined with modern day luxury.
The George Hotel is a perfect place for a short break, to celebrate a special occasion or coincide with a business stop over, welcoming families, couples and dog owners, standing apart from other Penrith hotels. Here you can relax in one of our 35 refurbished en suite bedrooms with free parking and free Wi-Fi available. At the George Hotel we pride ourselves on tradition and quality, and is one of the few Penrith hotels to fulfil all of your needs.