We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Black Bull Hotel

    38 Market Street, Kirkby Stephen CA17 4QW, England
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    01/10/2017 02/10/2017
    US$108
    US$87
    SAVE US$21
    US$87
    Traveller (18)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (15)
    The Kings Arms Hotel
    168 reviews
    #11 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Kirkby Stephen
     
    Nateby Inn
    486 reviews
    #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Nateby
     
    The Pennine Hotel
    62 reviews
    #14 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Kirkby Stephen
     
    The Black Swan
    551 reviews
    #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Ravenstonedale
     
    Overview
    • Excellent46%
    • Very good40%
    • Average9%
    • Poor3%
    • Terrible2%
    Travellers talk about
    “the pub” (15 reviews)
    “steak” (8 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Restaurant
    Family Rooms
    Bar/Lounge
    Pets Allowed
    Banquet Room
    3.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}
    The Kings Arms Hotel
    168 reviews
    #11 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Kirkby Stephen
     
    Nateby Inn
    486 reviews
    #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Nateby
     
    The Pennine Hotel
    62 reviews
    #14 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Kirkby Stephen
     
    The Black Swan
    551 reviews
    #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Ravenstonedale
     
    Rooms
    1 Oct2 Oct
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 5 partner sites to see rooms from US$87.
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Kirkby Stephen hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_DW_INLINE_PASSWORD","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","HR_IB_EXCLUDE_TAXES_AND_FEES","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_DW_PROMPT_KNOWN_EMAIL","IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","META_AIR","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "7ad610e8632841448ea96a38745a8767", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":1656066,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[54277445],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":1,"month":10,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":2,"month":10,"year":2017},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":87,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":null,"impressionKey":"7ad610e8632841448ea96a38745a8767","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":108,"lowestMetaPrice":87,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":108,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":false,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":108,"lowestMetaPrice":87,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":108,"hotelName":"The Black Bull Hotel","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjdhZDYxMGU4NjMyODQxNDQ4ZWE5NmEzODc0NWE4NzY3IiwiQUlLIjoiYWFkNjI5M2JiNjk1NDM1ZDk5ZGE0Y2UxOTZlZTFhMDAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": true, "metaAvailability": true, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "01/10/2017", "checkOut": "02/10/2017", "lowestPrice": "US$87", "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {"54277445":"TravelocityEWS","109349535":"HotelsCom2IB"}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":["handler"],"js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"moduleList":[],"js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget"},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a Review
    Reviews (160)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 157 reviews

    Reviewed 6 days ago

    This is a much improved hotel over recent years. We had supper here, and were well looked after by Jodie. The food was nicely presented, and the sea bream was cooked to perfection. The pasta was also very tasty. The only problem was that the...More

    Thank Andrew C
    Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

    Called in on the wife's birthday for a drink and a spot of Sunday lunch. We hadnt booked but the barstaff kindly squeezed us in. They have a small restaurant adjacent to the bar. We both ordered Roast Beef dinner which arrived in under 5...More

    Thank DaveGrainge
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    I stayed here on the final leg of our Coast to Coast walk (Part one). The walk from the fell to the town was one of the most picturesque of the whole walk. The Black Sheep Bitter was very well kept. My sirloin steak was...More

    Thank BillyBunterBeverley
    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    This is a small pub with several pleasant rooms in which they serve food that more expensive, fancier places cannot match. Dinner was generous, hot and tasty and my only criticism was that the bubble and squeak was short on cabbage. Breakfast was the best...More

    Thank JBLB2013
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    Called in here for a pint whilst we killed time waiting for our train. The pub is a traditional pub and there was a mixture of locals and tourists in. There was not much conversation and the music was on low which didn't help to...More

    Thank MD-FatDonkey
    The Kings Arms Hotel
    168 reviews
    #11 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Kirkby Stephen
     
    Nateby Inn
    486 reviews
    #1 of 1 B&Bs / Inns in Nateby
     
    The Pennine Hotel
    62 reviews
    #14 of 25 B&Bs / Inns in Kirkby Stephen
     
    The Black Swan
    551 reviews
    #1 of 5 B&Bs / Inns in Ravenstonedale
     
    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    • Free Parking
    • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Things to do
    • Restaurant
    • Bar/Lounge
    Details
    • Price range
    • US$99 - US$115 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 9
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Hotels.com, Expedia, Orbitz, Travelocity, Hotwire, Priceline, Agoda and Booking.com so you can book your The Black Bull Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Eden District >
    • Kirkby Stephen
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (18)
    Room & Suite (6)
    Hotel & Grounds (15)
    Bathroom (2)
    Nearby
    Nearby Restaurants
    Black Bull Hotel
    179 reviews
    .00 km away
    Mango Tree
    363 reviews
    .08 km away
    Century Chinese Restaurant
    86 reviews
    .05 km away
    The Mulberry Bush
    190 reviews
    .02 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Church Gallery
    49 reviews
    .08 km away
    Stainmore Railway Company
    84 reviews
    1.25 km away
    Platform 3 Play
    24 reviews
    1.12 km away
    Sunsoar Paragliding Ltd - Day Courses
    13 reviews
    1.12 km away
    Questions & Answers
    Get quick answers from The Black Bull Hotel staff and past guests.
    Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
    Posting guidelines
    Submit
    Room Tips
    "Our room was on the top floor which was very quiet and extremely comfortable."
    Read review
    "3rd floor might be quieter but we were just above pub and it was fine-pub closes up pretty early anyway"
    Read review
    "Good value and good service. Locals were welcoming."
    Read review
    "Have put free wifi but tbh we could only get it in the bar and not the room."
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing