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Horse & Farrier Inn

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Built in 1688 this traditional Lakeland Inn with its slate flagged floors, beamed ceilings and open fire retains all the character you would expect from this popular village pub. Situated at the foot of Blencathra in the beautiful village of Threlkeld with views towards Skiddaw & Helvellyn this really is the place relax and enjoy the beauty of the Northern Lake district. The Horse & Farrier is committed to serving food and drink of excellent quality amidst informal surroundings. We have an excellent reputation in the Lake district for serving home cooked Fayre either in our intimate restaurant or cosy bar. Our menus are interesting and varied with vegetarians well catered for. We have two pubs in the village which cater for every occasion,two cottages and 14 well appointed bedrooms. Jooles & the team look forward to welcoming you to The Horse & Farrier & The Salutation Inn.
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Non-Smoking Hotel
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Had some fantastic british pub food, all four of our party were pleased! The staff were so lovely, in particular the extremely friendly older gentleman. Would definitely come back when in the area again.
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My wife and I, based on previous meals at the Horse and Farrier thought it would be a nice treat to go and stay Christmas eve and Christmas day, thus giving myself a well earned break from the usual Christmas days cooking chores. Having eaten there on a good few occasions we
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Lovely place fantastic area for walks Threlkeld village and Keswick down the road. We stayed 22nd to 24th December had a memorable weekend lovely room friendly staff beautiful food which can be gluten free if needed breakfast great they need more gf options at breakfast like
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We arrived late on Saturday 22nd December after a two and half hour drive through lots of rain. All we wanted was a good room and lovely food we certainly got both a friendly face showed us to room 6 very clean and modern it looked very new and warm all the luxuries tea,coffee,
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We've stayed in Threlkeld and the surrounding area numerous times and never tire of wonderful views, walks and inns. There can be nowhere better surely than the lakes at Christmas, and for a meal and or a pint after a stunning walk nowhere better than the Horse and Farrier, open
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"Choose a back room away from the road."
"'Blencathra' room was superb."
"didn't stay, only used the restaurant as we were staying in Keswick"
"Rooms also available at their sister pub, the Salutation, nearby, more cheaply, but worth paying more for the refurbished bedrooms."
"We only ate here."
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PRICE RANGE
US$103 - US$409 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
horse & farrier hotel threlkeldhorse and farrier inn
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictKeswickThrelkeld
NUMBER OF ROOMS
9
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