Snug in the heart of Cumbria’s Eden Valley, in the historic market town of Appleby, The Royal Oak Appleby provides guests with a family-run rural retreat.
In keeping with its 18th-century origins, many of The Royal Oak’s bedrooms feature wood beams and exposed brick walls. Individually designed double, twin and family rooms are available, all featuring en suite facilities.
Classic British pub food and local dishes are served in the rustic on-site restaurant, featuring cosy open fires, brick walls and wooden pews. Contemporary artwork, feature lights and mirrors bring the pub into the 21st century.
The hotel welcomes well-behaved dogs. A pet-friendly taproom and a special dog menu are also available to keep pooches happy. Upon arrival, each dog will receive a doggy treat pack as well as a food bowl and mat.
Resting in the shadow of the Pennine Hills, the town boasts an 18-hole golf course. Leisurely country or riverside walks can be enjoyed by the hotel’s guests.
The Royal Oak Appleby has a score of 4.5 out of 5 based on 448 reviews on TripAdvisor, and holds a Certificate of Excellence. Details verified on 27 Feb 2017.
Groupon’s Guide To Cumbria
Set in North West England, Cumbria is a non-metropolitan county whose mountain ranges make it one of the most sparsely populated counties in the United Kingdom.
Cumbria is home to the Lake District National Park, famous for its natural beauty and being a source of inspiration for artists, musicians and writers. The historic Hadrian’s Wall is also located in the county and is deemed a UNESCO World Heritage Site.