This city hotel is a listed building which still retains its Georgian grandeur. It offers 84 rooms in total spread across 4 floors. It provides modern and spacious accommodation with free wireless Internet access in all public areas. Other facilities and amenities include a lobby, 24-hour reception and check-out service, a hotel safe, a bar, restaurant, conference rooms, and room and laundry services (fees may apply). The lift facility is currently unavailable.
This hotel is ideally situated in the heart of Carlisle, directly opposite the railway station and overlooking the splendid twin towers of King Henry VIII's historic Citadel. It is just 3 km from junction 43 on the M6, making it an ideal base for exploring north Cumbria and the Lake District. Durham Tees Valley Airport is about 135 km away, while Leeds/Bradford Airport is 179 km away.
All rooms are simply decorated with carpets, wooden furniture and floral bedspreads. Each room has windows that open, and front-facing rooms offer a view of the splendid Twin Towers of Henry VIII's historic Citadel. Facilities include an en suite bathroom, hairdryer, TV, tea and coffee making facilities and wireless Internet access (fees may apply).
Open daily for breakfast and dinner, the Stable restaurant offers a choice of à la carte or table d'hote menus, complemented by a good selection of wines and liqueurs.
American Express, MasterCard and VISA are accepted as methods of payment.
By car, leave the M6 at Junction 43 and follow the A6 right into the centre of the city. Follow the signs for Carlisle (which is the main approach from the east). After a short distance, the first set of traffic lights (Tesco on the right, Rover garage on the left) will come into sight. Go straight on through these lights then straight on again through the next 4 sets of lights. Take the first left onto Cecil Street, followed by the first right onto Mary Street.