Near the beautiful River Eden, in the ancient town of Appleby in Westmorland, this traditional 17th century coaching inn offers free Wi-Fi and rooms with attached bathroom.

The Royal Oak Appleby is rated as a 4-star Silver Inn by VisitBritain, the tourist board of the United Kingdom. Fully refurbished during 2008 and early 2009, all of the rooms have high-quality beds and en suite shower rooms.

Each room has a flat-screen TV with free view channels. All rooms (excluding the Cottage) have free Wi-Fi and Wi-Fi is available in the public areas. There is also a charming 2-bedroom stone cottage ideal for families or groups of friends.

The inn offers real cask ales and the very popular restaurant serves good quality pub food, made using the finest ingredients from local suppliers.

The inn makes a great base from which to explore the Pennine Way, the Lake District or the Settle-Carlisle railway. Appleby Railway Station is just a 5-minute drive away.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.1 for a two-person trip.

Royal Oak Appleby has been welcoming Booking.com guests since May 28, 2010

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.1)

Want a great night's sleep? This property was highly rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free

Free Parking Available On Site

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


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4 reasons to choose Royal Oak Appleby

  • Prices you can't beat!
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  • The staff speaks English
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Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
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What's nearby
  • Appleby Golf Club
    1.5 miles
  • Brough Castle
    7.3 miles
  • Whinfell Forest
    8.4 miles
  • Tebay Services Northbound M6
    10 miles
  • Tebay Services Southbound M6
    10 miles
  • J38 Truckstop M6
    10.3 miles
  • Askham Hall
    11 miles
  • Brougham Castle
    11.1 miles
Natural Beauty
  • River Eden
    0.2 miles
  • Mountain High Cup Nick
    4 miles
  • Lake Ullswater Lake
    18 miles
  • Mountain West Lake District
    20 miles
Closest Airports
  • Durham Tees Valley Airport
    42.4 miles
  • Newcastle International Airport
    44.5 miles
  • Leeds Bradford International Airport
    58.8 miles
How to get to Royal Oak Appleby from Manchester Airport
    Car
    Free parking is available.
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1 Restaurant On Site

    Restaurant

    Food: British, South African

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

Amenities of Royal Oak Appleby
Outdoors
  • Picnic area
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun deck
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
Activities
  • Live sports events (broadcast)
  • Live music/Performance
  • Happy hour Additional charge
  • Bike tours Additional charge
  • Bar crawls
  • Temporary art galleries Off-site
  • Racquetball Off-site Additional charge
  • Darts
  • Golf course (within 2 miles) Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Fruit
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Front Desk Services
  • Private check-in/out
  • Baggage storage
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Board games/Puzzles
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business Facilities
  • Meeting/Banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Key access
  • Safe
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Shuttle service (additional charge)
  • Shuttle service (free)
  • Designated smoking area
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages Spoken
  • English
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Sustainability initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and eco-friendly travel

House rules Royal Oak Appleby takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

3:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Check-out

8:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 15 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Crib by request
Extra bed by request
Free
3 - 12 years
Extra bed by request
Free

Additional fees are not calculated automatically in the total cost and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the room you choose. Double-check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo Debit card Royal Oak Appleby accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Guests are advised to make a reservation.

Children are welcome in all areas.

As the Royal Oak is a 17th century building, we are unable to offer any facilities for guests with mobility issues.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

FAQs about Royal Oak Appleby

  • The prices at Royal Oak Appleby may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Royal Oak Appleby is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • Royal Oak Appleby is 0.7 miles from the center of Appleby.

  • Guests staying at Royal Oak Appleby can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.2).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Royal Oak Appleby by:

    • Car 1h 30min

  • Room options at Royal Oak Appleby include:

    • Double
    • Twin/Double
    • Family
    • Vacation Home

  • Royal Oak Appleby offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Darts
    • Golf course (within 2 miles)
    • Racquetball
    • Live music/Performance
    • Bar crawls
    • Live sports events (broadcast)
    • Happy hour
    • Temporary art galleries
    • Bike tours

  • Royal Oak Appleby has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant