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County - Carlisle (Cumbria)

9 Botchergate, Carlisle (Cumbria), United Kingdom, CA1 1QP  show map
 2 stars
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County - Carlisle (Cumbria)

Wi-Fi
Parking

On-site car park

Luggage storage
24-hour services

24-hour reception

24-hour room service

Food/ Drinks

Bar/ Lounge area

A la carte restaurant

Coffee/Tea in lobby

Shuttle

Airport shuttle

Fitness/ Gym

Exercise gym

Spa and relaxation

Spa centre

Overview

Set in the heart of Carlisle within a 20-minute walk of Cumberland Infirmary, this Georgian-style hotel features 84 rooms and quick access to Cumbria County Council, which is about 100 meters away. County Hotel was opened in 1900.

The property is 10 minutes' walk from center of Carlisle. The hotel is positioned in lake district of Carlisle in proximity to a tower, a castle and a museum nearby.

This grand hotel boasts close proximity to a valley and a wildlife park.

A local bus stop lies within 300 meters away.

Rooms

Room amenities at County Hotel include heating, wireless internet, TV with satellite channels, a seating area and a personal computer. The rooms have a splendid view over the garden. They are equipped with an electric kettle, a dishwasher and coffee/tea makers.

Eat & Drink

A breakfast is served in the dining area. The traditional restaurant serves international dishes.

All visitors are offered a full english breakfast for a fee. 

Services

The hotel offers a designated area for smoking, an elevator and a car park along with a business centre, a conference room and a photocopier to fulfill the needs of all travelers.

Relax

County Hotel provides guests with meals and cots for their children.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in the entire hotel for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of floors:   4.  Number of rooms:   84.

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Facilities

General

  • No smoking on site
  • Wi-Fi
  • On-site car park
  • 24-hour reception
  • Pets allowed
  • Rooms/ Facilities for disabled
  • Wheelchair access
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • Children are welcome
  • Luggage storage
  • Lift
  • Smoke detectors

Sports & Fitness

  • Exercise gym

Services

  • Airport shuttle
  • 24-hour room service
  • Housekeeping
  • Laundry
  • Wake up service
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • Continental breakfast
  • A la carte restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
  • Buffet breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Cots
  • Babysitting/Child services
  • Children's menu

Spa & Leisure

  • Entertainment
  • Leisure/ TV room
  • Spa centre
  • Sauna

Room view

  • City view

Room features

  • Air conditioning
  • Heating
  • Connecting rooms
  • Living room
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities
  • In-room sink

Bathroom

  • Bathroom
  • Bathtub
  • Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Toilet

Self-catering

  • Refrigerator
  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • Direct dial telephone
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor

Policies

CHECK-IN / CHECK-OUT

Check-in from 2 pm FREE
Check-out until 11 am FREE

Children and extra beds

Maximum capacity of cots in a room is 1. 

Pets

Pets are allowed on request.

How to reach hotel

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Hotel Address:

9 Botchergate, Carlisle (Cumbria), United Kingdom, CA1 1QP

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Airports
  • Carlisle (CAX)
    5.8 mi
  • Walney Island (BWF)
    54.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    84

Rooms and availability

Double Room
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Room Description:

A TV, work desk and tea and coffee making facilities are included in each room. Please note that rooms vary in size.

Single Room
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Room Description:

A TV, work desk and tea and coffee making facilities are included in each room. Please note that rooms vary in size.

Triple Room
  • Max occupancy:

    3 persons

  • Bed type:

    Sleeping arrangements for 3 persons

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Room Description:

This triple room has a seating area, flat-screen TV and electric kettle.

Spacious Double Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    2 persons

  • Bed type:

    1 Double bed, 2 Single beds

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Spacious Single Room
City view
  • Max occupancy:

    1 person

  • Bed type:

    1 Single bed

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Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    84
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County Reviews

Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at County

6.4
GoodBased on249 reviews

Guest reviews

  • Single
    10.0

    I received a friendly and welcoming service from the word go. I am slightly disabled, and I found that I only had to ask in order to get help.

    It was a little bit shabby.

  • Couple
    6.2

    Cheap as chips

    Half a mile walk to room from reception and no heating

  • Couple
    8.8

    Location to alternative means of transport and large range of different places for restaurants/cafes

    When you look at the outside you think your walking into a bit of a dive, thankfully the inside is a lot better

  • Older travelers
    8.8

    The location was in the centre of town, near all the shops etc.

    The floorboards of the floor above and the noise from the hotel and outside. Bathroom needed updating.

  • Single
    10.0

    The Hotel was a lot better than I expected after reading some reviews. The receptionist was very friendly and helpful, my room was very clean and bed very comfy. It was a very quiet room 309. perfectly located top of Botchergate, never had breakfast went to Loyds just accross the road. Shower was piping hot, plenty of clean towels, tea,coffee,biscuits etc,hairdryer,flatscreen tv. Would stay again I prefered it to the Ibis just down the road.

  • Older travelers
    7.8

    Excellent room, very comfortable

    Being in a front bedroom, overlooking Botchergate, on a Saturday night, we found it very, very noisy until about 5am.

  • Older travelers
    5.8

    Staff friendly and helpful.

    Not very good choice for evening meal and the wine was not chilled.

  • Older travelers
    3.2

    the location is good if you do not mind the hectic nightlife immediately outside the hotel

    rooms need re furbished, breakfast very basic, not for families

  • Group of friends
    7.4

    Size of room, cleanliness

    Noise, however as hotel is so central I did expect this

  • Family with children
    5.8

    City centre. Noisy at weekends due to three bars/ clubs in close proximity

  • Couple
    5.0

    Nothing well except maybe somones hair in the scrambled egg .... Set us up for the day !

  • Older travelers
    5.0

    On first night had to ask for extra blankets though night porter arranged pretty quickly for us which helped as my wife was ill.

    On our first (Thursday) night the room overlooked Botchergate and we were kept awake until after 03:00 due to the noise and fighting outside. This was awful as my wife's ill, recovering from an operation. The next morning we were moved to a room at the back of the hotel which was fine for that (Friday) night though on the following (Saturday) one there was very loud music, due to a function in the hotel, until 24:00, followed by constant loud noise and shouting from the room opposite ours until 04:00, including the door being broken down! Twice we asked them to stop, I phoned the night porter who indicated he'd sort it out though didn'T. I complained again on check-out though was told that no manager was available to discuss it with though it would be reported.

  • Couple
    6.2

    Bed quite comfortable and easy access to train station

    Staff unenthusiastic.

  • Single
    10.0

    I am originally from Carlisle and like to return as often as I can to visit family and friends there.The County Hotel is perfectly situated for me in the city centre,and the secure car park is a bonus.I Have stayed there many times over the last six years or so.

    The only bad experience I have had was on my latest visit at Easter this year when although I was located in a room at the back of the hotel the noise from the disco across the street was unbearable and went on until 4 A.M.i feel this is a major problem for the hotel and will be seeking accommodation elsewhere in future.

  • Single
    9.4

    Helpful staff, good breakfast, large comfortable room.

    Carpets looking a bit shabby.

How to reach hotel

hotel County - Carlisle (Cumbria) Carlisle (Cumbria) location
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Hotel Address:

9 Botchergate, Carlisle (Cumbria), United Kingdom, CA1 1QP

Get directions
Airports
  • Carlisle (CAX)
    5.8 mi
  • Walney Island (BWF)
    54.3 mi
Hotel information
  • Check-in:
    from  2 pm
  • Check-out:
    until  11 am
  • Number of floors:
    4
  • Number of rooms:
    84