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1 Yewdale Road , Coniston, LA21 8DU, United Kingdom – Show map
Excellent location – rated 9.2/10! (score from 59 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at The Black Bull Inn and Hotel.
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WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available on site (reservation is not needed).
Packed Lunches, Laundry, Fax/Photocopying
Family Rooms, Heating, All Spaces Non-Smoking (public and private)
2:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Until 11:00 AM
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Children and Extra Beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 16 years stay free of charge when using existing beds.
There is no capacity for extra beds in the room.
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may apply.
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Based on 59 reviews
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This boutique hotel is in the Lake District and many of its rooms have views of Esthwaite Water and Grizedale Forest. Sawrey House also has a bar and a lounge with a real log fire.
Score from 129 reviews Excellent
Situated in the rolling hills surrounding Esthwaite Water, the village of Hawkshead is home to The Queen’s Head Inn.
Score from 181 reviews Excellent
Set in 3 acres of mature grounds, Dale Lodge Hotel is a period property with traditional charm. Located in the heart of the Lake District, it features a popular restaurant, bar and modern bedrooms.
Score from 190 reviews Very good
Ferndale Lodge, a family-run guest house, is placed only a few minutes’ stroll from the centre of the charming Lake District town of Ambleside. With free parking, it also offers home-cooked...
Score from 263 reviews Excellent
The beer Location Size of room
Less than helpful staff, apart from man serving brakfast. Very much over priced Evening meal was of poor quaility, the Sun was much better. Lack of towels, no biscuits in room.
I do hope to return here again!!
My stay was too short!
Good room, full of character in an inn at the heart of the village Good choice of drinks and quality food
Wifi issues, slightly unhelpful staff member
The accommodation booked through Booking.com which enjoyed a rooftop view of Coniston village and the fells behind. The food which was delicious and the Coniston Brewery selection of ales.
There was nothing not to like. This was a high quality week-end. I share the views of Paul,Redland,Bristol on the subject of breakfast.
good food plentyfull of it great choice aswell friendly staff good choice of local beer has it"s own off road parking
bad bed slept on springs room not that clean when I arrived dog hairs everywhere and got an early morning wakeup call from the brewery next door the banging began at 7am sharp for 3 days not amused there was no imformation about the area the shower was not that good either
Fantastic breakfast and dog friendly. Also a great place to have an evening meal. Central location so close to shops and visitor attractions.
Although the cooked breakfast was excellent, there could have been a larger choice of fresh fruit etc.
Pleasant clean accommodation with a good breakfast and friendly staff with the added bonus of their ales brewed on site.
Outside of annex accommodation some sort of machinery/compressor intermittently making noise during the night.
I spend a lot of time working in London and Black Bull Inn is the perfect place to getaway and forget about the city..... Friendly staff and great great beer
The staff were friendly and polite, the meals were usual pub meals and reasonably priced with good service. Excellent choice of beers. Room was as expected for a 17th century building, clean and tidy with good TV, tea and coffee making facilities, nice clean en suite bathroom and it was quiet enough after 10pm. I would stay here again.
WiFi non existent had to go to a different pub to connect which was disappointing. Car parking first come first served. I had to park elsewhere 2 nights out of 3 and Should be reserved for residents only in my opinion.
Only issue was the bar service in the evening This was not the fault of the two staff who were as Helpful as they could be but needed another body to prevent long wait for service
The breakfast was decent.
The room. Tiny, cramped, stuffy, too hot.
Location, food and beer.
We arrived in the bar, nobody smiled, looked up or spoke to us. We were given the wrong room. Our room was very dirty the next day having supposedly bn cleaned. I complained, 4 hours later it was still dirty, then asked to speak to manager who himself ended up cleaning the room.
Liked everything about it, very helpful staff, nipping clean, great showers and fab cask beers etc. Forgot, cracking location and good breakfast choices. Items rated good only refer to rather cramped bedroom and the fact that at home we use a more superior mattress.
Not a thing to dislike
food excellent location
bedroom doorway and ceilings very low. had to cancel 1 night 10 days before due to stay but still tried to charge cancellation fee blamed this on booking.com. friendly but look out for the owner
Very dog friendly. Outstanding beers.
Friendliness and good food with excellent selection of beer.
Rooms could have done with a good clean
Location...convenient, as we were traveling by train & bus. Also, lovely sound of flowing stream outside the window in bedroom. Bathroom...loved the shower! Convenient electrical plugs for CPAP machine becide the bed and hairdryer beside mirror. Excellent Staff...very helpful and kind. Great service!
Excellent breakfast and service at breakfast
Room had very low ceiling ; cut my head three times . Pub so crowded that service was poor at the bar and in delivery of food orders. Ate elsewhere after the first night ! Had no English mustard for steak
Staff friendliness, location, accommodation (tidy, comfortable, clean, a WORKING heated towel rail, hot showers, quaint decor). Food, the breakfast included was very tasty and provided a good start to long walks, the Inn's evening menu is also excellent! Free parking. Loved my stay. Would stay again.
Wifi - it is free and its signal showed up on both my devices (phone and tablet) and there's no password! All good right? But upon trying to establish a connection, both devices failed and the connection always 'timed out'. The devices have never had a problem connecting to wifi elsewhere. Getting staff to reset the router didn't solve the problem either. If it's offered, please make sure everyone can connect - especially as phone and roaming signals are both very poor in the area (with my provider anyway). It would have been nice to have the option of using wifi for contacting people at home. However, not imperative and did not detract from my stay (as I spent most of my time outdoors anyway!)
Great room, great food, friendly staff. Will be going back as soon as we can.
Had a lovely stay over Easter weekend, we were met by the manager Les (I think was his name) he was always very friendly and helpful, the breakfasts were very nice, the waitress in the mornings was lovely . The room was clean and fantastic shower. we would definitely stay again.
some of the bar staff didn't seem interested and weren't aware who was next in the que.
Having known the pub for a number of years we were looking forward to our stay. The room well appointed, food was very good and staff friendly and helpful.
The mattress was thin and didn't give us a very good nights sleep.
Very comfortable relaxed accomodation, staff were friendly and helpful
In some inns there is noise from the bar until quite late, but my room was very quiet. The food was excellent. I enjoyed the alternative options to 'full English' at breakfast. My room was kept very clean. I was walking each day - never got seriously wet but the heated towel rail was handy for slightly damp items. If I had got soaked I would have asked if there's a drying room.
The online receipt for my initial booking made no mention of breakfast. I sent an email to check that breakfast was included and had a swift reply. It may seem obvious to you that the booking includes breakfast but I think you should mention it, particularly given the very good menu.
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