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London, UK
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112 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 October 2016

We stayed here for one night. The welcome is very warm, and our stay was perfectly pleasant. Pluses: Warm welcome. Communal kitchen with tea, coffee, biccies, toast and so on, and a facilities for cooking was a real bonus (might be a bit much if the place was full but we were there on our own). Minuses: not the most... More 

Thank theblackhand
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29 reviews
19 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

We stayed here before walking Hadrians Wall. While the B&B was small and wasn't luxurious, it was clean and comfy. What made it special was the hospitality of the owner, a former walker who had thought of lots of things which would be appreciated by walkers (flexible arrival time, a lounge/kitchen/dining room where guests can relax, no compulsory boot removal... More 

Thank carrotsWirral
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 13 October 2016

After walking the length of Hadrians Wall path in seven days for charity, Maureen was just the best host to greet us. Kind and welcoming,she booked our return bus back to Carlisle for the next day and noting was too much trouble. The room was spacious clean and the location of the B&B a short walk away from the pub.... More 

Thank Maggie D
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 October 2016

We stayed at The Old Chapel for the last stop on our Handrian's Wall walk. It was clean, quiet and really comfortable. We stayed in the family room which had plenty of space and an en-suite bathroom. The breakfast was very relaxed, generous and tasty. However the real highlight of our stay was the owner Maureen. Maureen is incredibly welcoming... More 

Thank mezrea
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

My husband and I walked Hadrian's Wall starting from Bowness-on-Solway and stayed at The Old Chapel the night before our first day of walking. Maureen and her husband have done a terrific job converting the building into a comfortable space. Our room was clean and quiet and the beds were comfortable. Maureen was helpful in many ways. She gave us... More 

Thank Barbara B
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11 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016

We were greted by Maureen, a wonderful host who immediately made us feel at home with a cup of tea in the kitchen which is comfortable and has all the facilities required to enjoy a relaxing breakfast and to make up a packed lunch for the day ahead. Rooms are clean and comfortable, TV reception is pretty poor though. We... More 

Thank Sue B
London, United Kingdom
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121 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

On arrival you'll meet the lovely Maureen and you'll immediately want to call her Aunty Maureen. Lovely rooms (upstairs had a very inviting bath after such a long walk). We were made to feel at home here and ate dinner at the pub 100 yards up the road (The Kings Arms). Brekkie was a scrummy full English and the fully... More 

Thank stableboyuk
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25 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Maureen went over and above--I can't imagine staying anywhere else! Lovely welcome, everything taken care of, and made to feel at home. Maureen is so relaxed and made it all look easy. Warm, clean and comfortable. Excellent breakfast . Great pub up the road.

Thank DifferentDrummers
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
Reviewed 21 June 2016 via mobile

I stayed here the night before I set off on my Hadrians Wall adventure. It's a lovely place, Maureen is so welcoming, knowledgeable and accommodating. It was great to be able to use the kitchen facilities at will, the bed was really comfy and it was all spotless. Breakfast with my fellow walkers was delicious and with Maureen hosting the... More 

Thank Kben2
Oxford, United Kingdom
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17 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 May 2016

This was our last stop after finishing our Hadrians wall walk. Michael and Maureen have paid special attention to detail when setting up this B&B that is extremely welcoming to walkers. we had a bath in our room and a foot spa! perfect after those tough days. All areas were very clean and comfortable and Maureen made us feel right... More 

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  • Wheelchair access
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Kitchenette
  • Shuttle Bus Service
  • Free Parking

Additional Information about The Old Chapel

Address: Bowness on Solway CA7 5BL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Bowness on Solway
Price Range: £20 - £24 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Old Chapel 3*
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
The Old Chapel Bowness On Solway, Cumbria
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“Go for the upstairs with its own bathroom.”
 of 5 bubbles theblackhand, 27 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Only two choices of room - better get in quick - not many other choices in the village”
 of 5 bubbles 44maggied, 13 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We chose the family room as it had a bath.”
 of 5 bubbles sje2014, 5 May 2016 | Read review
“First floor”
 of 5 bubbles mariachiarabaldini, 13 Sep 2015 | Read review
“There are only 4 rooms and they are all quiet with views on to the village street. It is at the very beginning of the Hadrian's Wall Path.”
 of 5 bubbles MariaGardiner, 19 Jun 2015 | Read review
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