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Elterwater, Elterwater, LA22 9HP, United Kingdom – Show map
Excellent location — rated 9.4/10! (score from 72 reviews)
Rated by guests after their stay at The Britannia Inn.
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Fishing, Hiking, Cycling, Bowling, Diving, Horse riding, Fitness centre, Bicycle rental
Food & Drink
No internet access available.
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
Packed lunches, Luggage storage, Dry cleaning
Non-smoking rooms, Heating, Non-smoking throughout, Designated smoking area
14:00 - 23:30 hours
08:00 - 10:30 hours
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Children and extra beds
All children are welcome.
All children under 1 year stay free of charge when using existing beds.
All children under 2 years are charged GBP 10 per person per night for children's cots/cribs.
All older children or adults are charged 50 % of the room stay per night per person for extra beds.
The maximum number of extra beds/children's cots permitted in a room is 1.
Any type of extra bed or child's cot/crib is upon request and needs to be confirmed by management.
Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.
Pets are allowed. No extra charges.
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Based on 72 reviews
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In Grasmere, the Red Lion Hotel has an indoor swimming pool, stylish rooms and a mini-gym. On site, Lilliputs Leisure Centre features a sauna, steam room and spa bath.
Score from 722 reviews Very good
Set in 3 acres of mature gardens, 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 207 reviews Very good
Lane House offers a rural location in Levens, one mile outside the Lake District. This charming property offers en suite rooms, free Wi-Fi and a pretty garden.
Score from 143 reviews Exceptional
With wonderful views across Waterhead Bay and Windermere, the family-run Lake House offers cooked breakfasts and leafy gardens. The 4-star bedrooms have DVD players.
Score from 424 reviews Fabulous
The room and bathroom.The beds were very comfortable.The bars were proper old pub,rather than a cold wine bar type place.The staff were very pleasant and helpful.The evening meal was first class,as was the breakfast.
The noisy neighbour,who must have come in and out of his room,slamming the door at least 7 times in half an hour,but that's the luck of the draw ! Also the constant humming from what I assume was an extractor fan or something,outside.
Beautiful location. Cosy and welcoming inn. Staff friendly and food excellent. Definitely stay again.
Nothing not to like really. Bed too firm for me but that is just my opinion.
The place and our room was lovely. The staff made us feel welcome, the food and service was very good.
My only comment would be that there was a generator or air con unit outside our room that hummed all night, as a light sleeper it disturbed me. My partner was not troubled by the noise.
food and dated dinning room
Friendly staff Good breakfast
Temperature too hot inside
Location, staff, access to near by spar
Friendly staff Open fire and log burners
Room a little small but cosy
All lovely, friendly staff. Good beer.beautiful location.
Decor all rather dated.get rid of the red flowery carpet and stark white walls. It was all ok but price wise bit toppy for what it was
Good atmosphere!! Good beer!! Good food !! Very friendly with pets!!!
The Ale Great staff Location cleanliness of room
Location and ambience
Evening meal over priced
Excellent location - we did not use the car for our stay because of the good walks from the door.
The place was overcrowded especially in the evening . The dining room was too packed so we went to a nearby pub for our evening meal.
Super village location and feeling of a proper English pub with good food and good beer
Rooms a bit small but this is a very old pub
Comfortable room, great breakfast, lovely bar (we are regular visitors)
good location.loved the local brew.and food.our pets first holiday she loved it.
having to go home.
Location, friendliness of staff, quality of food and good variety of real ales in the bar
The Pub could do with a bit of upgrading without losing its atmosphere. Bed a bit hard.
The staff, accommodation, and food excellent and the inn is perfectly situated for gentle or strenuous walking. Weather was perfect too during our stay.
Whenever we come to the Lakes we always visit Elterwater and the Britannia Inn, but we have never stayed until now. We stayed 2 x nights Bank holiday Monday 25.08.4 and Tuesday 26.08.14. Couldn't fault a thing. Lovely staff, especially the irish barman! Even the weather was excellent.
the whole inn is bursting with history and we loved the old rooms, the tiny bar and the beautiful flower boxes outside all the windows. the staff were extremely friendly, our room was cleaned each day and the wonderful Lake District Farrer tea replenished! Breakfast was great and the night we ate in, the food delicious. although we had a room at the front just above the bar, we were amazed at how quiet it was after around 9.30pm.
The noise of the extrasctors outside the bedroom window it kept us awake
The whole ambiance of the place, from the witty, helpful and pleasantness of the staff to the stunning setting. The food is excellent.
Understandably, as we had a dog, we had to have breakfast in the hallway; a little chilly first thing in the morning. Maybe it could be served in the bar room which is less draughty?
Beautiful location (and situated on the Cumbria way) Good food (be sure to make reservations) Clean room.
A bit expensive
Food was excellent
Bed uncomfortable and room very small. Being a resident you still had to compete with many tourists to be served
small based shower trayy
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