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Wallsend, United Kingdom
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94 reviews
20 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A good place for a couple of days in Alston,great views out of a deceptively large room at the rear of the hotel (being an Inn) .A good breakfast and nice bar area with a nice real fire on a cold evening. Staff nice and friendly and would stay again !

Thank standawson52
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19 reviews
11 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Cumberland Hotel for one night B&B as I was working in the area. The Hotel staff were friendly and pleasant. The bedroom was large and comfortable with tea/coffee facilities. Yes, maybe the room and bathroom could do with a spruce up but it was clean and functional. I had a great nights sleep and the breakfast... More 

Thank Andrew B
Wolsingham, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Stayed at this hotel with my husband on his birthday. The welcome was warm and inviting, all the staff were lovely and helpful. The bedroom was spotlessly clean and spacious. Lots of lovely touches hot chocolate, toiletries etc in the room. Made our stay very special. The food there was amazing. I couldn't recommend this hotel high enough. Will be... More 

Thank durhamdee1
Kansas City, Missouri
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51 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

We came in about 17:00 on Wednesday for dinner. Promptly greeted by the bartender and then it went down hill. He totally ignored us. We should have been wise as the couple next to us (who got sat earlier) got up and left. So we waited, made eye contact with the bartender several times, who was not busy but just... More 

1 Thank FeffiKC
Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
1 review
Reviewed 1 October 2016

when cycling the C2C what could be better than a 5 mile downhill into this friendly hotel. ok its a little tired around the edges, but its clean. the room was a good size and was quiet despite being above the bar. we were also given somewhere to store our bikes. the menu was great with lots of home made... More 

Thank email781
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11 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

After an extremely hard day in the saddle and rain!! We arrived to a very warm welcome. Ok so the rooms could do with a little refresh, but they were warm, clean, had hot water and very comfy beds. Lockable store for the bikes.Great atmosphere in the bar the food was spot on and plenty of it, perfect. Breakfast was... More 

Thank SuzJez
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18 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

Big enough bedroom but decor tired in places - peeling wallpaper, tape over tear in lino on floor etc. Good range of real ales on tap and my wife liked her Cumbrian lamb for dinner. Good enough for one night on way north.

1 Thank Davy M
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22 reviews
8 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

We stayed for a Saturday night whilst walking in North Pennines. The staff were very welcoming and friendly. We had a pleasant meal in the bar. Our room was spacious and bright (room 2). We would happily stay at the Cumberland again

Thank NoFloods
Lisburn, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2016

After coming from an unhappy three night weekend stay at a 4 star hotel in County Durham, we approached the Cumberland Hotel with some trepidation. From the outside appearance, we were nervous, but from the moment we entered, our fears melted away. Everything about the hotel was relaxing and homely. All the staff were very friendly and helpful. Evening meals... More 

1 Thank Philip W
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86 reviews
40 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 118 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Went for an evening meal. The Turkey meal was absolutely tasteless, not had such a poor meal in a pub/restaurant for a very long time. Staff were friendly, beer was good, atmosphere was good. Dog friendly.

Thank Pollydg

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
Food & drink at the hotel
Cumberland Hotel
Cumberland Hotel
Cuisines: Bar, British, Pub
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Room Service
  • Free Breakfast

Additional Information about Cumberland Hotel

Address: Townfoot, Alston CA9 3HX, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Alston
Price Range: $114 - $151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Cumberland Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Good views from the rear rooms.”
 of 5 bubbles standawson52, 30 Nov 2016 | Read review
“limited rooms have a bath, all have a shower”
 of 5 bubbles email781, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in room 3 - street facing and we found it nice and quiet.”
 of 5 bubbles MiriamWakefield, 20 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Back rooms have great view and are v. quiet”
 of 5 bubbles Bruce_Denness, 15 Sep 2015 | Read review
“Room 2 has a bath, soak those aching muscles”
 of 5 bubbles jfjackson, 24 Aug 2015 | Read review
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