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Shap Wells Hotel, by Penrith

Shap, Penrith, Cumbria, CA103QU, UK
Shap Wells Hotel, by Penrith Shap Wells Hotel, by Penrith 01931 716 628 Shap Penrith
87 out of 100% 315 votes
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  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Entertainment
  • Gym

The Shap Wells Hotel near Penrith has a glorious countryside setting yet is only 5 minutes off the M6.

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Rooms & Facilities
Facilities: swipe to see more
  • Free Wifi
  • Accessible Rooms
  • Lift
  • Pets Allowed
  • Family Friendly
  • Entertainment
  • Gym

Number of Bedrooms: 98

Parking Spaces: 60

Steps into Hotel: 0

Check In Time: 3.00pm

Check Out Time: 11am

The Shap Wells Hotel in Penrith is located in a secluded and tranquil valley high in the fells and is easily reached from all the major cities in the North of England as well as Edinburgh & Glasgow. On approaching the Shap Wells Hotel, near Penrith down the 1-mile private road, you will soon be aware that it is a grand hotel, and has been so for over 100 years. On entering the Shap Wells Hotel, there is a totally relaxing atmosphere, with an open fire in the foyer, and a well-appointed bar and restaurant.

Significant re-investment has taken place recently. There is a new bar, the public areas have all been upgraded and so too have many of the bedrooms. Its stand-alone location makes it a perfect place to stay if you want to get away from it all but it has easy access to the Lake District National Park( Kendal is only 15 miles away), and the North Yorkshire Dales.

The Shap Wells Hotel near Penrith is located in Shap & offers excellent late deals and special offers on short breaks throughout the year.



tick TV
tick Tea/Coffee
tick Iron/Board
tick Internet (Rooms)
tick Toiletries
tick Hairdryer
tick Telephone
tick Room Service
tick Cots Supplied
tick Ground Floor Rooms
tick Wifi

All of the bedrooms, many of which have been recently refurbished, in the Shap Wells Hotel are in good order and have private facilities either Bath and/or Shower. Each room is also equipped with colour Television, Telephone, and Tea & Coffee making facilities ensured to make our short breaks more comfortable.

Bar & Restaurant

tick Satellite (Public Spaces)
tick Games Room

After your day out visiting the sights of Penrith or walking the fells, you can enjoy fine food, with plenty choice on both the table d’hote and a la carte menu at the Birbeck restaurant within the Shap Wells Hotel.

The Salterwath Lounge that adjoins the Fells Bar is a non-smoking area with a pool table and jukebox.

There is also entertainment in one of the bars two or three times each week during the summer.

The bars are well stocked with a good range of beverages. The wine list offers an imaginative selection of wines from around the world.

Dinner is served from 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Lunch is served from 12.15 pm - 2 pm
Breakfast is served from 7:30 am - 9:30 am


tick Fitness Suite

The games room offers guests free use of the full-size snooker table, pool table, darts, table tennis and small aerobic gymnasium.

Location & Directions

Direction to the Shap Wells Hotel, Penrith

Situated in Penrith a secluded valley high in the Shap Fells, yet less than 5 minutes from the M6 motorway, Shap Wells is an ideal location for business and pleasure. Neighbouring cities like Edinburgh, Liverpool, Leeds, Manchester, and Newcastle are all no more than two hours away. 

Notice Board

Hotel Notice Board

Pets Allowed - £15 per dog per night. Dog friendly rooms are available in the Bath House section of the hotel. Dogs are not permitted in the main lobby but can use the Fell lounge/bar area.

Best Room Available - you will be allocated the best available room on check in. Please note that a superior room is not guaranteed, unless you have opted to pay the supplement for a guaranteed upgrade.

Children's Rate
When adding children to a reservation the rate quoted is the total for two adults only. Children's rates will be applied at the hotel direct. There are no family rooms of 4 in the Bath House.

Things to See and Do
tick Walking
tick Quad Biking
tick Clay Pigeon Shooting
tick Shooting
tick Wildlife Watching
tick Archery
tick 4x4 Off-Road Driving
tick Climbing
tick Canoeing
tick Gorge Walking
tick Table Tennis

With 30 acres of wooded grounds, surrounded by moorland, the Shap Wells Hotel is an ideal place to relax. There are miles of quiet paths and bridleways for recreational walking and other similar activities in the area. The hotel can offer written guides for short and medium walks within Shap Wells grounds and the outlying regions.

It is ideally located for spending the day exploring the Lake District National Park. 

For more information on things to see in and do in the area, check out our Destination Guide.

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