Located 1 mile from Kirkby Stephen on the edge of the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales by the Cumbrian Mountains, The Black Bull at Nateby offers a bar, beer garden, tea room and a restaurant. Free Wi-Fi and free private parking are provided. Each guest room comes with an en suite bathroom with free toiletries, hairdryer and shower and a wardrobe and a flat-screen TV. The twin or double room also offers garden and mountain views. Every morning, guests will enjoy a hearty Cumbrian breakfast. The Black Bull at Nateby serves home cooked food based on fresh, locally sourced ingredients and at the bar, guests will enjoy a wide choice of wines, spirits, real ales and liqueurs. The property is located just off the M6 Motorway. It is on the Wainwright Coast to Coast Route, Green Route and Pennine Journey so guests can go for walks in the surroundings. Kirkby Stephen Railway Station is 1.5 miles away.

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

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Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.3)

Free parking available on-site


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Room type
Number of guests
1 extra-large double bed
2 single beds
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Guest reviews


Value for money
Free WiFi
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See what guests loved the most:

  • P
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    breakfast was great, and as i need to leave earlier than the normal breakfast time the fantastic team cooked earlier for me, which was very apricated room was well presented and had all i needed. very friendly team
  • Lisa
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Gorgeous place, food was delicious, room was very small but comfortable.
  • Duncan
    United KingdomUnited Kingdom
    Breakfast choices were adequate. Dinner was good pub grub. Choice of local beers. Room was comfortable. Tea and coffee welcome. TV in room.

Property surroundings

1 restaurant on site

  • Restaurant
    • Cuisine
    • Open for
      Breakfast • Dinner
    • Ambiance
    • Dietary options
      Vegetarian • Vegan • Gluten-free • Dairy-free

Facilities of The Black Bull at Nateby
Great facilities! Review score, 8.8

Most popular facilities
  • Free parking
  • Restaurant
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Free WiFi
  • Tea/coffee maker in all rooms
  • Bar
  • Towels
  • Towels/sheets (extra fee)
  • Private bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Hairdryer
  • Bath
  • Shower
  • Linen
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Dressing room
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Garden
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
  • TV
Food & Drink
  • Fruits
  • Wine/champagne
    Additional charge
  • Kid meals
    Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
  • Pet bowls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Luggage storage
  • Packed lunches
  • Meeting/banquet facilities
    Additional charge
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
Entertainment and family services
  • Board games/puzzles
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • 24-hour security
  • Adult only
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Emergency cord in bathroom
  • Lower bathroom sink
  • Higher level toilet
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Foot bath
  • Sun umbrellas
Languages spoken
  • English

Sustainable initiatives

This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules

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From 16:00 to 21:00


From 08:30 to 10:00



Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children are not allowed.

Cot and extra bed policies

Cots and extra beds are not available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18


Pets are allowed. Charges may be applicable.

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The fine print

FAQs about The Black Bull at Nateby

  • The Black Bull at Nateby offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Foot bath

  • Check-in at The Black Bull at Nateby is from 16:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • The prices at The Black Bull at Nateby may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • The Black Bull at Nateby is 1.2 miles from the centre of Kirkby Stephen. All distances are measured in straight lines. Actual travel distances may vary.

  • The Black Bull at Nateby has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Room options at The Black Bull at Nateby include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double