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Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here for one night earlier this month and ate in the restaurant. The room was a superior double. The bed was very comfortable and the room warm, shower room small but shower good. There was a small sitting area for use with tea, coffee etc. on the landing. The food was amazing. The cheese and spinach souffle in chive...

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Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

We have visited this restaurant on several occasions , sadly on this occasion the meal was over priced for what we got. One wrong order and one friend only ate starters as nothing on main menu. Usually excellent on this occasion the blackboard specials and main menu were disappointing. However lovely staff great atmosphere but price and quality didn't match...

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Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate here a few weeks ago and had an excellent roast beef, Yorkshire pud. etc. Sunday lunch. The beef was excellent, pink, tender, delicious. So why, oh why do they drown it in gravy? Just bring the gravy in a nice little jug and I'll decide how much gravy I want to put on it. The place was very busy...

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Bradford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have stayed at the george and dragon three times in as many weeks recently. I am currently working at lowther castle which is also a must see place. However back to the hotel. The rooms are spacious and well dressed.roll top bath and plasma tv a lovely big comfortable beds. The place its self is a typical country pub...

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Dursley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch for four, mains and deserts plus drinks. Two fish and chips off the specials board and two poached pollock. The fish and chips were great, crispy batter and tasty fish so big it was almost too big for the plate. The poached pollock with asparagus and wild garlic mash was exceptional. The apple crumble desert was also very good....

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's becoming a regular place to eat. A bit off the main routes to Cumbria but we'll worth a visit. Friendly welcome. Great choice of local foods and beers. Main menu and a specials board. Will cater for all tastes. Recommend the Short horn beef cottage pie. Wonderfully rich and tasty. Also get a dish to share. You won't be...

Thank Len008
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Let me say I have worked in this trade for 17yrs + up until 18months ago and one of our party still works in this trade, so we have an in sight of what to expect when we go out. Slightly disappointed with our main course in that me & my friend paid £28 each for a sirloin steak and...

Thank rach1966
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Always love this place and have never had a bad experience, visited with kids, other families and as a couple before. The choice is always great and yes pricey but you get what you pay for in life and I have never been disappointed!!

Thank Faye H
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

We visited over the Feb 12th & 13th for Sunday lunch and as a base to go into the Lake District the following day. Clearly they have spent a lot of money returning this lovely inn. Sunday lunch was full and the food was exceptional. They specialise in Lakeland beef. Open fires and a fantastic welcoming feeling. The staff are...

Thank Michael R
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We were recommended the George and Dragon whilst visiting an eye clinic for our pooch in Penrith! We needed somewhere that would allow the dog and provide a hearty meal to cheer us up. The welcome was great and we were impressed with the service and the menu choices and specials board options. There was even plenty of choice for...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The George and Dragon is a vibrant country inn with a restaurant, bar and 12 bedrooms. Each of the rooms has been individually designed and decorated with comfortable beds and luxury linens. There is a welcoming and relaxing bar, a lovely restaurant serving fresh, seasonal produce from the owner's family estate and kitchen garden at sister establishment nearby Askham Hall. On the edge of the Lake District, it makes a great base for outings in this quiet and secluded part of Cumbria. Dogs, families, walkers and cyclists all welcome. ... more   less 

Additional Information about George and Dragon

Address: Clifton, Penrith CA10 2ER, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Penrith > Clifton
Price Range: $163 - $272 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — George and Dragon 4*
Number of rooms: 12
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“We were on the front - a bit of motorway noise but didn't bother us. Back might be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles cumbriansx2, 22 Mar 2017 | Read review
“Don't know. Will tell you when we stay.”
 of 5 bubbles bob6167, 13 Mar 2017 | Read review
“My room was upstairs & at the far end so it was nice and quiet. Room lovely , mattress a bit hard but that's just my personal opinion.”
 of 5 bubbles georgies389, 22 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Lowther room was comfortable, lovely towels & bathrobes very efficient shower (over bath).”
 of 5 bubbles 505JeanB505, 29 Jun 2016 | Read review
“Avoid the one with the loo too close to the door (I think it was room 3)”
 of 5 bubbles mutsnuts01, 31 May 2016 | Read review
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