Dating from around 1659; the String of Horses is a traditional Coaching Inn set in one of the most beautiful and historic areas of Britain; near Hadrian's Wall; The Lake District and the Scottish Borders. It is situated only 10 minutes from Carlisle and Junction 43 of the M6 Motorway With its oak beams and panelling; open fires and gleaming brassware; it's no wonder the String of Horses has provided a warm welcome to so many visitors from all over the world for more than 350 years. The String of Horses Inn is a haven for travellers to this day; and still the same all these centuries later: a place where the ambience of yesteryear combines with the very best of today. Please Note: We are a No-Smoking property. Regrettably; we cannot accept pets. Children welcome. Check-In time: 1400 and Check-Out time: 1000.