Roundthorn Country House Hotel

Roundthorn Country House Hotel
Beacon Edge
Penrith, GB

Rating: 3 Stars
The Roundthorn Country House is a Grade II Listed Georgian Mansion, set in its own landscaped grounds, with panoramic views of the Eden Valley, Pennines and Lakeland Fells and overlooking the busy market town of Penrith. Roundthorn is located in an extremely peaceful and secluded environment yet only minutes from the M6 and A66. All the bedrooms here at the Roundthorn Country House Hotel are unique in character and furnished to the highest standard. Each of our bedrooms have en-suite bath or shower room, direct dial telephone, tv, tea and coffee making facilities and hairdryer. Many of our rooms have spectacular outlooks over the beautiful Eden Valley, all are spacious and tastefully decorated. The house has its own bar lounge and a cosy residents lounge, with a real fire in the winter.

Room Information

Double ensuite.
Standard room with 1 double bed.
Double ensuite.
Standard room with 1 double bed. Mini Suite
Four poster ensuite.
Standard room with 1 four poster bed.
Quad ensuite.
Standard room with 1 double and 2 single beds
Triple ensuite.
Standard room with 1 double and 1 single bed
Single ensuite.
Standard room with 1 single bed.


From the South: At M6 junction 40 take A66 Alston (A686) At next roundabout take A686 Alston After 3/4 mile turn left (signed Roundthorn) At T-junction turn left After 500 yards turn right for Roundthorn From the North: At M6 Junction 41 take A6 Penrith On entering Penrith turn left for Langwathby and Alston (A686) After 1.5 miles turn left for Roundthorn. From the West: Head for Junction 40 on the M6 and take A66 Brough/Scotch Corner At next roundabout take A686 Alston After 0.75 mile turn left (signed Roundthorn) At T-junction turn left, then after 500 yards turn right for Roundthorn and immediately right onto the drive. From the East: At roundabout at the end of the A66 take A686 Alston After 0.75 mile turn left (signed Roundthorn) At T-junction turn left, then after 500 yards turn right for Roundthorn and immediately right onto the drive.


Restaurant / Dining Information
Roundthorn's 'Great Cumbrian Breakfast', served in the Eden Room each morning, is the perfect start for even the most demanding of days, and after a busy day on the fells, in the office or at your meeting you can relax in our bar or cosy Residents Lounge. The hotel does not have a restaurant but does offer a Supper Menu that can be served Sunday to Thursday in the Bar/Lounge or in your room. Alternatively there are scores of great places we can recommend locally for an evening meal from great Pub Food in picturesque local villages to Italian Bistros, Curry Houses and some excellent Chef-owned restaurants. We have a selection of menus from some of our own favourite 'haunts' in Reception for you to look through, and we would be more than happy to make a booking on your behalf if required.

Area Attractions

Area Attractions
1.14 Miles Gallery Plus 1.27 Miles Ruhm 4.09 Miles Dalemain Historic House and Gardens 12.88 Miles Threlkeld Museum 15.60 Miles Hub Of The North Pennines Museums 15.98 Miles Keswick Museum and Art Gallery 16.14 Miles Sharp Edge Gallery 16.29 Miles Cumberland Pencil Museum 16.57 Miles Tullie House


Recreation Information
0.06 Miles Penrith Golf Club 2.24 Miles Penrith Golf Centre and Driving Range 14.08 Miles Carlisle Racecourse 15.12 Miles Appleby Golf Club 16.17 Miles Carlisle United A F C 16.97 Miles Carlisle Cricket Club 17.07 Miles Sheepmount Athletics Stadium 17.08 Miles Derwent Water Marina 19.16 Miles The White Platts Recreation Ground 20.20 Miles Low Wood Watersports Centre 21.02 Miles Whitecross Bay Watersports Centre 21.90 Miles Windermere Outdoor Adventure 23.06 Miles Lake District Boat Club

Meeting Facilities

Meeting / Conference Information
If you are looking for meeting rooms near Penrith, a conference venue, a venue for team building courses, events or training courses, then The Roundthorn is the Perfect Venue The Eamont Room set up Boardroom Style The Cumbrian Suite set up Theatre-Style The Roundthorn Country House is the perfect venue for conferences, business meetings and training courses. Being situated on the edge of the Lake District and in the heart of the Eden Valley, Roundthorn finds itself in very peaceful and secluded surroundings, yet is only 5 minutes from the M6 North and South routes, and within easy access of the A6, A66 and A686. The hotel has its own large car park, and boasts all the modern facilities you may require for your conference or meeting. The Roundthorn has a comprehensive and flexible range of rooms available for you. Basic Conference equipment is available on site and specialist equipment can be hired in through a local audio-visual supplier.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Canopy / Poster Bed
  • Coffee Maker in Room
  • Cribs Available
  • Double Bed
  • Free Parking
  • Hairdryers Available
  • Heated Guest Rooms
  • International Direct Dial
  • No Smoking Rooms/Facilities
  • Pets Allowed
  • Single Bed
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Twin Bed
Last Updated: September 26, 2015
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