Located in Penrith, 8.8 miles from Askham Hall, The Shepherds Inn has accommodations with a restaurant, free private parking and a bar. The property is around 24 miles from Derwentwater, 6.2 miles from Brougham Castle and 10 miles from Whinfell Forest. The property provides luggage storage space and free WiFi.

Guests at the inn can enjoy a à la carte breakfast.

You can play darts at The Shepherds Inn, and the area is popular for hiking and cycling.

Brough Castle is 20 miles from the accommodation, while Thirlwall Castle is 29 miles from the property. The nearest airport is Newcastle International Airport, 57 miles from The Shepherds Inn.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.3 for a two-person trip.

The Shepherds Inn has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Dec 29, 2017

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Property Highlights

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Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish, Gluten-free

Free Private Parking Available On Site


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4 reasons to choose The Shepherds Inn

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speaks English
Property questions and answers
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  • Do you have a safe place to store bicycles overnight as I may stay here when completing the coast to coast.
    yes we have secure cycle storage thanks
    Answered on July 17, 2022
  • Do you allow dogs to stay overnight? Thanks.
    we only have one room that we allow dogs in. it is the Cheviot room that shares a bathroom with another room thanks
    Answered on August 5, 2022
  • Please do you have a twin accessible room . Thank you
    we have one twin room but it is on the first floor . thanks stephen
    Answered on July 17, 2022
  • 5 Guys so need twin not double rooms
    Hi we have one twin room and a single and we would give you two double rooms for single occupancy that share a bathroom if that was ok if you book the two doubles with us direct we will be able to sell you them at the cost of a twin room check our web site for contact details thanks
    Answered on March 12, 2020
  • Hi, hope you’re well, are you open for bookings as usual?
    we are open and have put practices in place to make us covid secure thanks
    Answered on June 27, 2020
Area info *
Guests loved walking around the neighborhood!
Excellent location – show map
1 Restaurant On Site

    Shepherds Inn

    Food: British, Local

Amenities of The Shepherds Inn
  • Picnic area
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking
  • Darts
  • Fishing Off-site Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Kids' meals Additional charge
  • Special diet meals (on request)
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Free private parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
  • Baggage storage
  • Packed lunches
Entertainment & Family Services
  • Outdoor play equipment for kids
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules The Shepherds Inn takes special requests – add in the next step!


2:00 PM - 10:00 PM


9:30 AM - 11:00 AM


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.

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

There's no capacity for cribs at this property.

This property doesn't offer extra beds.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in


Pets are not allowed.

Maestro Visa Solo Discover JCB Diners Club American Express The Shepherds Inn accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

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

FAQs about The Shepherds Inn

  • The Shepherds Inn is 3.7 miles from the center of Penrith.

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

  • Guests staying at The Shepherds Inn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.7).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish
    • Gluten-free
    • À la carte

  • The Shepherds Inn has 1 restaurant:

    • Shepherds Inn

  • Room options at The Shepherds Inn include:

    • Double
    • Twin
    • Single

  • Check-in at The Shepherds Inn is from 2:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • The Shepherds Inn offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Fishing
    • Tennis court
    • Darts