trover photo by Andy Mcwatters

Search Penrith, Cumbria Hotels from AU$76

Search over 1,000,000 properties worldwide and 550 airlines worldwide.

Search over a million flights, hotels, packages, and more

No Expedia cancellation fee to change or cancel almost any hotel reservation.

10 Best Hotels in Penrith

Tebay Services Hotel
AU$140
per night
Jan 5 - Jan 6
4.7/5Exceptional! (425 reviews)

"A lovely team of happy helpful staff . Excellent rooms Wonderful ambience Will be going again"…"

Reviewed on 2 Dec. 2019

Tebay Services Hotel
North Lakes Hotel And Spa
AU$173
per night
Dec 23 - Dec 24
4.2/5Excellent! (443 reviews)

"The service at dinner was superb - James and the team were amazing. I was really let down with breakfast - waited 6 minutes before I sat myself down. No team as they were all huddled in the back. No gluten free bread? No tea as team were in the back. Real shame given the experience to that ..."…"

Reviewed on 11 Dec. 2019

North Lakes Hotel And Spa
Macdonald Leeming House
AU$148
per night
Jan 12 - Jan 13
4.2/5Excellent! (225 reviews)

"Majority of staff were very nice, however the restaurant and bar service was very slow"…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct. 2019

Macdonald Leeming House
Crown Inn at Pooley Bridge
AU$143
per night
Jan 6 - Jan 7
4.6/5Exceptional! (189 reviews)

"Very friendly staff, great hotel - would use this every time I visit the area."…"

Reviewed on 3 Nov. 2019

Crown Inn at Pooley Bridge
Shap Wells Hotel
AU$76
per night
Dec 17 - Dec 18
3.9/5Good! (207 reviews)

"It’s a period hotel so no spa or gym. However it’s seclusion is great and within easy 20 min drive of Kendal or Penrith. Food is excellent."…"

Reviewed on 17 Oct. 2019

Shap Wells Hotel
The cross Keys Inn
3.5 out of 5
AU$114
per night
Dec 17 - Dec 18
3.8/5Good! (59 reviews)

"Lovely welcome wanting to please good food and nice warm atmosphere"…"

Reviewed on 15 Nov. 2019

The cross Keys Inn
Brackenrigg Inn
3 out of 5
AU$134
per night
Dec 17 - Dec 18
4/5Very Good! (131 reviews)

"Ideally situated for overnight stop for walkers. Breakfast included."…"

Reviewed on 25 Oct. 2019

Brackenrigg Inn
The Inn On The Lake
AU$289
per night
Dec 20 - Dec 21
4.6/5Exceptional! (39 reviews)

"Location is beautiful and customer service is excellent"…"

Reviewed on 11 Sep. 2019

The Inn On The Lake
Roundthorn Country House
AU$190
per night
Jan 5 - Jan 6
4.6/5Exceptional! (105 reviews)

"A grade 2 listed house in beautiful surroundings. Everything was done to the highest quality."…"

Reviewed on 26 Oct. 2019

Roundthorn Country House
The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
AU$140
per night
Dec 19 - Dec 20
4.4/5Wonderful! (91 reviews)

"The whole experience was great food was fantastic staff great couldn’t fault anything"…"

Reviewed on 9 Nov. 2019

The George Hotel, Sure Hotel Collection by Best Western
Don't see what you're looking for?
See all available properties in Penrith
View all properties
Lowest nightly price found within the past 24 hours based on a 1 night stay for 2 adults. Prices and availability subject to change. Additional terms may apply.

Visiting Penrith

History buffs will enjoy exploring Penrith, and visitors give high marks for the lakeside setting and lively bar scene. Tucked away and culturally-rich, this city also attracts tourists with its spas.

  • There are 71 hotels and other accommodations in Penrith
  • The closest major airport is in Durham (MME-Tees Valley) 84.9 from the city center

Sightseeing and Staying in Penrith

Cultural venues in the city include Mayburgh Henge, Brougham Hall, and Brougham Castle. The city is notable for its historic sites and landmarks like Lowther Castle and Gardens, Rheged, and Dalemain. The lakeside and countryside highlight the city's natural beauty with places to visit including Ullswater, Gowbarrow Fall, and Aira Force.

In Penrith, you'll be able to select from 71 hotels and other lodging accommodations so you'll have ample places to choose from for your holiday getaway. Here you'll find top ranked ones based on Expedia user reviews:

  • Stafford House Guest House - With a stay at this 4-star bed & breakfast, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with free WiFi. It's a favorite with Expedia travelers for its breakfast and bathrooms.
  • Norcroft Guest House - Our customers like the breakfast and room size at this guesthouse. With a stay at this 4-star guesthouse, guests can enjoy access to free breakfast and free parking, along with in-room flat-screen TVs.
  • Glenridding House - Amenities at this 5-star guesthouse include free breakfast and free WiFi.

A popular place to see in the surrounding area is Hill Top, located 20.2 mi (32.5 from the center of the city.

Getting Around Penrith

If you want to see more of the area, hop aboard a train from Penrith Station, Langwathby Station, or Lazonby & Kirkoswald Station. Penrith may not have many public transit options so consider a car rental to maximize your time.

Dressing for Penrith

  • Between January and March, you can expect average temperatures of 46°F during the day and 32°F at night
  • From April to June, the average during the day is 63°F, while the average at night is 35°F
  • July through September has daytime averages of 66°F with nighttime averages of 44°F
  • In October-December, you can expect daytime averages of 55°F and nighttime averages of 31°F
  • About 0.79 inches of rain falls on Penrith each year
  • Usually July and August are the hottest months with an average of 64°F, whereas December and January are often coldest, averaging 32°F

More trip options

Recent Reviews in Penrith