• Bar
  • Breakfast Included
  • Cots Available
  • Country Retreat

The Cumbrian bed and breakfast The Blacksmiths Arms enjoys a pretty village location, less than 25 minutes? drive from Carlisle. With a restaurant, bar and garden, guests at The Blacksmiths Arms can make use of free parking and Wi-Fi.

Each room has tea and coffee facilities, a telephone, wardrobe and flat-screen TV. Bathrooms have a bath or shower, complementary toiletries and a hairdryer.

A full Cumberland breakfast is served daily, including locally produced Cumberland sausages. A lighter option of cereals, pastries and fresh juices is also available.

Downstairs, the pub serves light meals and bar snacks, and a separate restaurant area serves a full menu with daily specials. A pleasant beer garden is a quiet setting to enjoy a drink or meal.

The village of Talkin lies 9 miles east of Carlisle, and around 3 miles from the smaller market town of Brampton. The tranquil Talkin Tarn lake is just 5 minutes? drive from The Blacksmiths Arms, while a trip to Hadrian?s Wall takes around 25 minutes.

This property is also rated for the best value in Brampton! Guests are getting more for their money when compared to other properties in this city.

The accommodation has all the bed rooms with full private facilities, colour TV and tea/coffee making facilities offering every comfort.

The Old Forge restuarant offers good home cooking with fresh local produce.

We guarantee the hospitality you would expect from a family concern and we can assure you of a pleasant and comfortable stay.

Accommodation Prices  - Bed & Breakfast

  • Single Rooms - from £60.00
  • Double/Twin Rooms - from £80.00
  • (Per Person £40.00)
  • All prices include VAT

Booking : deposit of £20 p.p. per night payable.

Types of Payment Accepted at Blacksmiths Arms
Cash (Sterling), Credit card, Debit card, Cheque.
Payment Cards accepted at the property
Check-in: 2:30 PM till 9:00 PM
Early check-in available on request.
Check-out: 10:30 AM
Late check-out available on request

Selection of Our Rooms

Small double Ground Floor Room

bath and shower
  • Blackout Curtains
  • Tea and Coffee Facilities
  • Complimentary Toiletries
  • En-suite Shower & Bath
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron and Ironing Board


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Arrival / Departure

Check in: 2:30pm - 10:00pm
Check out: 10:30am.