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Acorn Guest House
Ranked #16 of 61 Penrith B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Fleetwood, England, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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“Excellent”
Reviewed 9 September 2013

Recently stayed here with my Mum & Niece the night before my wedding, i must say after a week of no sleep due to nerves i slept extremely well in the comfortable bed, as did my mum & niece, the room was lovely and clean, very warm welcome & breakfast the next morning was brilliant, we were also treated to a lovely bottle of champagne to celebrate my special day, all round 5 star stay for us!

  • Stayed September 2013, travelled with family
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Reviewed 22 August 2013

We stayed here at the end of July 2013 for two nights. Our self contained room was nice and clean, as was the rest of the premises. Joyce and Anita were lovely and welcoming and they served a delicious full English breakfast. We would not hesitate to recommend this wonderful guest house.

  • Stayed July 2013, travelled with family
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 August 2013

Our Scottish team stayed at the Acorn during a company charity event which involved cycling 258 miles in 26 hours over two days (they cycled from Glasgow to Manchester).

The Acorn’s warmth, hospitality and friendliness made all the difference to the team, who had cycled nearly 111 miles before reaching the hotel that day, and everyone who stayed over said that the place was great, the meal good and the service outstanding - so very well done.

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  • Stayed June 2013, travelled on business
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midlands
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Reviewed 18 July 2013 via mobile

Staff were perfectly jolly and helpful. Clean and comfortable and offered secure bicycle storage and dry room for rain-sodden clothes. Lovely breakfast. Perfect location for other c2c riders. Walking distance to restaurants and pubs.

  • Stayed July 2013
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Leeds
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Reviewed 14 May 2013

We had pre booked The Acorn for the first stop over on our C2C bike ride. A lovely warm welcome and help to take in 6 yucky bikes. Clean and comfortable bedrooms and a perfect drying room for our soggy gloves, shoes, jackets etc followed by fantastic breakfast the next morning. What more could you ask for!

  • Stayed May 2013, travelled with friends
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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 7 May 2013

Stayed here as a group of 10 doing the C2C on May Bank Holiday......
Rooms were clean comfortable and supplied everything that was needed....en suite was ideal and good location into Penrith....food,pubs etc....
The welcome was great and had the impression that nothing was too much bother... Breakfast was great and the 7 week old puppy was just gorgeous.....
Criticisms.....only that the walls in the rooms are paper thin, fortunately I don't think that any of our party were criticising each other...the puppy crying was different but it will grow out of it..
Overall a good stay....thank you

  • Stayed May 2013, travelled with friends
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Reviewed 29 April 2013 via mobile

After cycling 53 miles from Whitehaven this is the perfect place to bed down.My host Anita was helpful,kind and chatty.
The room was just right,comfy,warm and clean
Thanks and see you in the future
Paul

  • Stayed April 2013
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Additional Information about Acorn Guest House

Property: Acorn Guest House
Address: Scotland Road, Penrith CA11 9HL, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Penrith
Amenities:
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Hotel Style:
Ranked #16 of 61 B&Bs / Inns in Penrith
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Hotel Class:4 star — Acorn Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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