Workington

Run by: Lynn & Del Pears

The owners have been running the Waverley this bike-friendly town centre hotel for 28 years. Recently refurbished and comfortable it is ideal for groups, as there are 27 rooms. Secure cycle storage and you can opt for a packed lunch instead of breakfast. Ideal stop-off in a town well worth exploring.

Details:
Rooms: 12T, 9D, 6S. B&B: from £50. Pk lunch: £6 (or you can have it instead of b'fast). Eve meal: full bar menu from snacks to steaks. 3-course dinner for £11.50.

Contact:
Tel: 01900 65892
Email: waverley-hotel@btconnect.com
Web: www.waverley-hotel.com


Run by: Sue Dahl

Just a few hundred yards from the track and five minutes from the start/finish, Armidale is set in half an acre of land with a small orchard. The cottage has wood burning stoves in the lounge and dining room and is centrally heated throughout. There are slate floors in the lounge and hall with wood floors in the dining room and bedroom. Great breakfast and top end accommodation. Credit cards now accepted. Also handy for Hadrian's Cycleway. You can leave up to 2 cars here while doing the route.

Details:
Rooms: 2D. B&B: £37.50pp or £47. single occ. Pk Lunch: on request. Local inspection: Commended.

Contact:
Tel: 01900 63704
Mob: 07771 768423
Email: armidalecotts@hotmail.com
Web: www.armidalecottages.co.uk