The newly-refurbished Greyhound is set in a stone country house dating from 1680 and consists of 10 en-suite bedrooms, some of which still have the original wooden beams and stone walls visible.
The large bar offers a selection of resident and guest ales as well as more well-known lagers spirits and wines. The Greyhound offers casual dining with the menu comprising of many fell-bred lamb dishes sourced from local farms alongside your expected pub classic dishes.
We have both standard double rooms as well as superior rooms which are much larger. All our double rooms have hotel zip & link beds so they can be set up as either a double bed or two single beds. Rooms at the front of the building have views to the fells. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the property via fibre broadband. In the morning, you will be offered a full Cumbrian breakfast.
Pets are welcome at They Greyhound.
Address 1: Main Street
City: Shap - Cumbria
Postal Code: CA10 3PW
Contact Name: The Greyhound @ Shap
- Baggage storage
- Meeting rooms
- Onsite Bar & Restaurant
- Outdoor Patio
- Dog Friendly
Check-In / Check-Out Policies
This property has the following check-in and check-out times and policies.
Property and Cancellation Policies:
Should you decide to cancel your reservation for whatever reason, the following charges shall apply:
- Reservations cancelled 5 or more days prior to arrival - Forfeit of your 1st night only.
- Reservations cancelled less than 5 days prior to arrival - The full cost of your stay will be payable. Should there be an outstanding balance, then we reserve the right to pursue the outstanding balance.
- The full cost of your stay will be payable and we reserve the right to pursue any outstanding balance.
- In the unlikely event that we are required to cancel your reservation, we will contact you immediately. Any payments made will be refunded in full. Should you wish to, we will attempt to book you into another local bed and breakfast of the same or better Visit Britain grading in a similar standard of room(s). Should this establishment be more expensive than your reservation rate, we will pay the difference for the first night of your stay. Our liability will not extend beyond these conditions.
Terms and Conditions
We look forward to welcoming you. When you make your booking you are entering into an agreement with us. Please read our terms and conditions of booking below.
Arrival and Departure
- Check-in is available from 4.00pm to 8.00pm (16:00 to 20:00) on the day of arrival. Check-in times outside of those specified must be confirmed with us prior to arrival.
- We ask that you please vacate your room by 10.00am (10:00) on the morning of departure.
- Please note the cancellation policy before committing to a reservation.In order for us to confirm a reservation, a deposit totalling the price of the first night's accommodation per room will be required. The balance of your booking will be payable on departure.
- Payment can be made by credit/debit card at the time of booking or by online bank transfer. Online bank transfers must be made within 12 hours of the booking being made to avoid auto-cancellation.
- Reservations made via an Online Travel Agent (i.e Booking.com, Expedia, LateRooms etc.) may have different booking terms and conditions. Please check these carefully.
- A free car park is available for guests’ use at the rear of the property. Cars parked here are at owners risk.Change of RoomIf a booking is taken out for aspecific room and the room reserved is required to meet a specific guest needs or rendered unusable via circumstances beyond our control, we reserve the right to transfer the booking to an alternative room of similar quality.
Damage and Breakages
- Please take care during your stay.You are responsible and liable for any breakages or damages which you cause to the accommodation or its contents. Please report these as soon as they occur especially if you accidentally spill something.
- We do not normally charge for breakages, but we reserve the right to charge for repair or making good if the damage is significant.
- Room rates do not include evening meals but do include breakfast. You are of course welcome to dine with us, the charges of which will be billed to your room or you may for your meal when ordering.
- In order to charge items to your room for settlement on departure, you will be required to provide credit /debit card details upon check-in. We reserve the right to pre-authorise up to £50.00 again the card details provided.
- Upon check-in, you will be provided with keys to your room and to the side door of the building (for access after 23:00).
- You have full responsibility of these keys for the duration of your stay. Lost keys will be charged at £10.00 per set.
- We do not accept any liability for any damage, loss or injury to any member of your party or any vehicles or possessions unless proven to be caused by a negligent act by ourselves or our employees whilst acting in the course of their employment.
- We are happy to return items that have been left following departure. However, there will be a minimum charge of£5.00 to cover postage and packaging.Missing ItemsWe reserve the right to charge for missing items.PaymentPayment is due on the morning of departure and we accept the following charge, credit and debit cards; AmericanExpress, Debit MasterCard, MasterCard and Visa as well as cash.
- Pets are welcome to stay free of charge, however, guests are not to leave their pets unattended in the bedroom at any time and they are not permitted on the beds. Guests will be liable for any damage caused by their pets.
- We reserve the right to change our prices at any time. This does not affect bookings already made.
Shap Local History Society Donation
- The Shap Local History Society is a registered charity situated at Market Cross in Shap. Run by volunteers they undertake important work in collecting, collating and maintaining the history of the Parish. To support them with their work, The Greyhound adds a voluntary guest donation of £2.00 to all reservations, which is then paid to the Charity on a quarterly basis. As a voluntary donation, should you wish to have this removed from your room account, then please do let reception know and they will gladly remove the donation for you.
- Smoking is NOT permitted in any part of the building. Please note that offending guests may be asked to leave immediately and may be liable for professional cleaning of any rooms and any outstanding balance of nights booked but not taken through early departure.
- We reserve the right, at our discretion, to terminate, without notice, an individual’s stay where deemed necessary through unacceptable behaviour or as a result of actions which are likely to endanger or offend others (Please note that non-compliance of our non-smoking policy may constitute termination). In such circumstances, any outstanding amount must be settled, no refunds will be made.
- We are not currently VATregistered, therefore there is no VAT payable.
- By using our Wi-Fi Service you automatically agree to the terms and conditions of use in force at the time.
- We reserve the right to amend these terms and conditions at any time.You acknowledge and agree that all intellectual property rights (including, but not limited to, copyrights (including rights in software), trademarks, database rights, patents and inventions) in and relating to the service are owned by us and our licensors or contractors.
- Nothing in this agreement operates to transfer any such intellectual property rights to you.We reserve the right to assign or sub-contract any of our rights and obligations under this agreement without notice to you.If any provision of this Agreement is found to be unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, the other provisions shall nevertheless remain in full force and effect.
- This agreement is governed by the laws of England and the parties hereto submit to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts.