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Certificate of Excellence
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A great stop before or after going to Scotland. A rambling country house with an excellent chef and delightful staff. We will stay there again. Dinner was beautifully cooked and an explosion of flavours. The wine list was very well chosen. Definitely recommended!More
Response from paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House HotelResponded 12 September 2014
I thought you may have made a mistake in your review....some would say that we have a delightful house with rambling staff!!
Thank you so much for taking the time to write about your stay at TSH....it does make the journey up to Scotland more...More
Conveniently positioned just 5 miles off the M6, and a few hundred metres off the marvellous A66 route from Scotch Corner to Penrith, this was a real find. The Eden Valley is an area of outstanding natural beauty, nestling between the Lake District and the...More
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Response from paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House HotelResponded 28 August 2014
Great food, interesting wines, lovely old house....you've summed up TSH perfectly!! Well, it's what we aspire to anyway, so it's very good to receive such wonderful reviews! Consistency is the key and we hope to provide that - it's very important to us that guests...More
This is a lovely hotel in a pretty, quiet village with easy access to lots of interesting places. Everything is comfortable, immaculate and charming. The staff are delightful, genuinely friendly and quick to anticipate your every need. Nothing was too much trouble. Dinner and breakfast...More
Response from paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House HotelResponded 19 August 2014
What a lovely review! Our staff will really appreciate your comments, as we do to - it's always nice when hard work pays off and their efforts are noticed, and commented upon. Very pleased you enjoyed TSH and we hope to welcome you back soon.
We had an overnight stay on our way to the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow - wish we could have stayed longer. The welcome was first class as was the service throughout. Our bedroom was very comfortable and spotless, had everything you needed for a great...More
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Response from paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House HotelResponded 12 August 2014
Many thanks for taking the time to write a review and for your kind words! We have many guests stopping off on their way to far-off parts of Scotland - it is a nice way of breaking the journey and, as you say, Ash's food...More
We made an overnight stay at Temple Sowerby House following a visit to the Potfest in the Park near Penrith. The welcome was as warm as the weather and very quickly we were shown around and escorted to our attractive and comfortable room. I was...More
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Response from paul e, Owner at Temple Sowerby House HotelResponded 2 August 2014
Delighted you enjoyed your short stay during the July heatwave! So good to feel the sun again...it seems to be years since we had a decent spell like that!
Just one correction to make....the lamb dish to which you refer was not, in fact, with...More
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I am not sure which website you are looking at, but it cannot be our own, which is templesowerby followed by a dot and then com. Trip Advisor will not let me provide you with my website address or e-mail address (shows what an excellent site it is!!). Alternatively, you may like to telephone and speak to me (0)17683 61578 or e-mail your requirements so that I may help you personally with your reservation.
Julie Evans (Mrs)