Bank House Bed and Breakfast in Penrith Cumbria
Bank House is a beautiful period house with extensive gardens on a quiet street overlooking the lovely town of Penrith, ideally located for touring the Lake District, Eden Valley, Pennines and Hadrian's Wall. Our rooms are elegantly decorated and furnished (some with antiques) in keeping with a Victorian house.
Just a short walk into the centre of town
Bank House is just a short walk into the centre of Penrith in easy reach of shops and restaurants but in a quieter setting with parking. We are minutes off the C2C (coast to coast) route and have ample storage for bikes. This is a lovely place to stay for a short or long break. If you are working or need to keep in contact with people we have free wi fi.
Pleasant Stay in Penrith, Cumbria and The Lake District
Our aim is to make your stay with us as pleasant and memorable one as possible either long or short. Recently presented with our second Breakfast award from Visit England confirming our very high standard. Locally sourced food such as home made bread using stone ground flour from the Watermill at Little Salkeld, jams and pickles from our famous very local Mr Vikki, as well as Cranstons Cumberland sausage, local bacon, and cooked hams black pudding and locally produced cheeses.
Penrith Winter Droving 14th November
The Winter Droving has quickly established itself as a key event in the Cumbrian calendar, attracting thousands of people. A right rural gathering, with rural games as well as fantastic array of street entertainment. Then as night falls welcome the mystical masked procession...featuring fire, music, mayhem and animals aplenty, concluding with a spectacular finale in Great Dockray.
This is not to be missed!