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The Hollies

  • VisitEngland 4 Star Bed & Breakfast
  • VisitEngland Cyclists Welcome
  • VisitEngland Walkers Welcome
  • Visually impaired in need of key services and facilities
  • Hearing impaired in need of higher level of services and facilities
  • Self-assessed Accessibility Information

Bed & Breakfast with 2 rooms £78-£130 prpnb



John Hall

Roman Road,
Appleby in Westmorland,
CA16 6JH

01768 352553

07900 625053


Roman Road,
Appleby in Westmorland,
CA16 6JH

Breakfast room

Breakfast room

Our locally sourced Westmorland breakfast is an excellent way to start your day in Eden. Vegetarian & gluten free options are included in your available choices.

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The Hollies is a newly refurbished 'Victorian Gentlemen's Residence' offering both B&B and self catering accommodation situated on the north side of Appleby just 1/4 mile from the station. B&B 4 Star H2 V1 rated by Visit England. Dogs welcome.

2 double/twin luxury en-suite rooms. Sitting in 3 acres of grounds and woodland with spring and summer wild flower meadows. Blending homely Victorian elegance with modern facilities and 'green' credentials we provide the perfect base to explore by foot cycle or car. Boot room & secure cycle storage. Charging point for electric cars.
Let us introduce you to our locally sourced Westmorland breakfast.

RadioTelevisionTea/coffee making in bedroomsUnlicensedPacked lunches providedSpecial diets availableLounge for residents' useIroning facilitiesPrivate parkingGardenTotally non-smokingDisabled facilitiesCentral heatingElectric shaver pointsGolf available (onsite or nearby)Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedDogs/pets accepted by arrangementWiFi or internet accessHairdryer

VE accessible grades V1 H2 Bedrooms are on the first floor. All guests have full use of our 3 acres of grounds. Walkers Welcome & Cyclists Welcome. I dog per room accepted. Electric car charging available. Children welcome from age 4.



Plan route to The Hollies using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 686211  Lat: 54.58420 Long: -2.48603

From the motorway (M6)
From the North leave at J40 (Penrith) Follow the A66 East towards Brough for 13 miles. When taking the exit for Appleby keep in the right hand lane to the T junction with Roman Road, turn right towards Hilton. We are 1/2 mile on the left in a copse of trees.
From the South leave at J38 (Tebay) Follow the B6260 via Orton to Appleby. You will come into Appleby past the castle and down to the market square with the Ti, the road then bends to the right & crosses the river Eden. At the T junction turn left, continue towards Penrith 1/4 mile, take the right turn towards the rail station (Station Road) continue under the railway up the hill, the road narrows to a T junction with Roman Road. Turn left under the A66 towards Brampton, we are 1/2 mile on the right.
From the A1 via Barnard Castle & Brough on the A66
Take the exit for Appleby, (the slip road is quite long and ends with a T junction, turn left) continue for 1 mile into the town. Look out for the left turn to Orton, by the river. Continue forwards towards Penrith & turn right for the station as above.
Do not worry if your sat-nav finds a different route to us, using our postcode usually will place you about 200yds west of us.


  • RadioRadio
  • TelevisionTelevision
  • Tea/coffee making in bedroomsTea/coffee making in bedrooms
  • UnlicensedUnlicensed
  • Packed lunches providedPacked lunches provided
  • Special diets availableSpecial diets available
  • Lounge for residents' useLounge for residents' use
  • Ironing facilitiesIroning facilities
  • Private parkingPrivate parking
  • GardenGarden
  • Totally non-smokingTotally non-smoking
  • Disabled facilitiesDisabled facilities
  • Central heatingCentral heating
  • Electric shaver pointsElectric shaver points
  • Golf available (onsite or nearby)Golf available (onsite or nearby)
  • Visa/Mastercard/Switch acceptedVisa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
  • Dogs/pets accepted by arrangementDogs/pets accepted by arrangement
  • WiFi or internet accessWiFi or internet access
  • HairdryerHairdryer

VE accessible grades V1 H2 Bedrooms are on the first floor. All guests have full use of our 3 acres of grounds. Walkers Welcome & Cyclists Welcome. I dog per room accepted. Electric car charging available. Children welcome from age 4.

Self-Assessed Accessibility Details


  • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
    • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
  • Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is
    • YesGravel
  • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
  • Route from the parking area to the entrance:
    • YesHas steps and no ramp

Public Areas

  • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
    • YesEntrance to reception
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and wall
  • YesClear surfaces such as glass doors have contrast markings
  • YesGuest information available in large print (14pt and over)


  • YesBedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by guest
  • YesBedroom with non-allergenic bedding available
  • Bathrooms available with:
    • YesSeparate shower unit
  • YesSeparate shower unit with support handrails available
  • YesBedrooms available with emergency call systems such as vibrating pads (if fire alarm is activated)
  • YesBedrooms available with emergency call systems such as flashing lights (if fire alarm is activated)


  • Our fire alarm system has flashing lights if activated. We also have vibrating pillow pads available for anyone who requests them. A full access statement is available on our website. We are graded H2, V1 under the National Accessibility scheme run by Visit England.


  • YesSteps to the main entrance
    • 3
      Number of steps to entrance
  • YesEntrance well lit
  • YesBell at main entrance


  • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift
  • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
  • YesMenus available in large print (14pt and over)
  • Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
    • YesGluten free (coeliac)
    • YesAdditive free
    • YesVegetarian


  • YesProprietors/staff available 24-hours
  • YesEmergency evacuation procedures for guests with disabilities
  • YesStaff have had disability awareness training