The Cumberland has three spacious double bedrooms all en-suite with colour television, hairdryers and tea and coffee making facilities. All linen, towels and basic toiletries are provided. Free WiFi internet access is available in all rooms.
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Type Pub B&B
From £42 per room per night
The Cumberland offers you a warm welcome deep in the heart of the North Pennies Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty and provides the perfect base from which to explore the Lake District.
Their comfortable rooms were recently refurbished and all offer en-suite bathrooms, hairdryers, TVs and tea and coffee making facilities. The five bedrooms comprise of three double rooms and two twins, three of these are classified as 'family rooms', with extra single beds. All of the rooms have free WiFi access. They have been awarded 3 stars by Visit Britain in the 'Inn' category of Guest Accommodation.
When it comes to food and drink, they concentrate on doing the simple things well. Bar meals are prepared with locally sourced ingredients where possible. The increasingly popular food is enjoyed by visitors and locals alike. They can cater for parties and special occasions with a special four course meal, or more simply a snack for two when you haven't the energy to cook for yourself.
The bar is fully stocked with an emphasis on Real Ales and Cider. Regarded by the local Campaign for Real Ale Branch as a 'must visit', they have the best range of cask conditioned ale in Alston. The Branch voted them Pub of the Year for 2009, 2010 & 2011. The Cumberland has now been in the CAMRA Good Beer Guide for 9 consecutive years. Pets are welcome in the bedrooms and bar.
During your stay, take one of their packed lunches with you when you walk the Pennine Way, cycle the C2C route, or explore the North Pennines. The River South Tyne, just to the rear of the Cumberland, offers good fishing for Salmon, Sea Trout and Wild Brown Trout. You are virtually guaranteed the river to your self! Alston Moor boasts the highest golf course in Britain. Nine holes on quite a slope - give it a try if you dare. Or hire a bike and use The Cumberland as a base for your cycling holiday.
The Cumberland has five comfortable bedrooms, three of which can be turned into a family room. These rooms are all en-suite with colour television, hairdryers and tea and coffee making facilities. All linen, towels and basic toiletries are provided. Free WiFi internet access is available in all rooms.