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Highland Drove Inn

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Carlisle, Cumbria
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Went to this establishment on New Years Day as my brother was visiting, and he remembered he had the best Fish and Chips here !! Even though there was a set menu - without Fish and Chips the Owner/Manager put himself out to give my brother what he wanted !! the staff were amazing - so helpful, even though they...

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Donald N, Owner at Highland Drove Inn, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your visit and review, we're delighted you enjoyed our food and service! We look forward to welcoming you again soon.

Portree, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016

I first came across the Highland Drove 12 years ago when I stayed next door at The Stables holiday cottage. Over a period of 4 holidays in 2 years I looked forward to the friendly atmosphere and the excellent food and hospitality as much as any other part of the holiday, which was ostensibly a walking holiday. On revisiting recently...

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Gillingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 10 October 2016

A bit in the middle of nowhere but everything about my stay was great. Landlord, room, choice of ales, evening meal and breakfast. Really liked the place, Only problem is I have got to find a reason to go to that location again. I will try though.

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Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

We were staying in the village of Great Salkeld for my husbands birthday and decided to try the local pub for food. The upstairs restaurant is delightful with a highland theme. The staff and food were wonderful, thank you!

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Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

I stayed at the Highland drove for 4 nights whilst working at center parcs. I don't have a single complaint. The couple that own the place were lovely. The food was spot on and the room was really clean. I couldnt really ask for much more. I would definitely stay there again.

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 August 2016

The owners (who were obviously very experienced) were extremely welcoming and the breakfast was one of the best. This had the feeling of a true local pub experience with a quaint village background. Clean, good value and a thoroughly pleasant stay. Everything you would need for a North Lakes base. We will be back!

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

It may be a bit off the tourist trail , but great salkeld is a lovely village with a tall towered red sandstone church ,with a clock that chimes every 15 mins!! , just around the corner opposite the church you will find the HIGHLAND DROVER, it was a hot day and some customers were outside the inside of this...

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 August 2016

We stayed in staffield hall a short drive away from here, originally we attempted to find pubs closer to us advised in the welcome book such as the crown inn but they were fully booked. However, this could not have worked out better as we then stumbled across this little beauty, from the moment we arrived Donald greeted us and...

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Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

A secluded spot for a quiet getaway. I travelled here after a walk in the lakes and the accommodation, though in need of some updating was clean and comfortable. The dinner and breakfast were delicious and the service was friendly with Donald happy to accommodate requests wherever possible. I would return here but it's not ideally located if you want...

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Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Very nice country pub. What one really needs when doing the Coast to Coast is good food (yes) comfortable bed(yes) Value for money(yes). Peace and quiet for a good nights sleep (No) (The premises could do with sound proofing). The last thing that is needed is to be able to hear the locals talking very loudly until 2.30 in the...

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  • Free Parking
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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about Highland Drove Inn

Address: | Penrith, Great Salkeld, Penrith CA11 9NA, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Penrith > Great Salkeld
Price Range: $140 - $147 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“Anywhere away from the church chimes and the locals drinking in the bar, so probably somewhere else!”
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