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The Sportsman's Inn

Sedbergh, Cumbria LA10 5RG, Dent LA10 5RG, England
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The Sportsman's Inn
Ranked #2 of 3 Dent B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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81 reviews 81 reviews
42 hotel reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

How glad our party was to see the sportsman after a long day on the dales way, this is a pub out of the top draw showing how a husband and wife team working together can provide good ale, fine bedrooms all with a separate deep bath across the hall all in excellent order.The food was good and provided what... More

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Fleet, United Kingdom
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20 hotel reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They don't allow dogs. Fair enough, but the website mentions "No dogs" only on the accommodation page so we thought they probably allowed dogs in the bar. Still, that's fair enough, but the website would be more helpful if the no dogs were clearer. What was somewhat more puzzling was that we couldn't' even use the bench and table outside... More

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West Yorkshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

Great stay at The Sportsman, its the ideal location to stop on route, lovely room, good size overlooking the river with tea/coffee making facilities & private bathroom on the corridor. Ron is the most entertaining owner and has many a tale to tell, great food and scrummy breakfast, wouldn't hesitate to stay here again.

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Bury, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2014

Perfect location for the Dales Way. Excellent customer service and the landlord with the best sense of humour! Lovely home cooked food & excellent veggie option. Our double room was small, very comfortable, with lovely views, not an en suite bathroom but a private shower & toilet. A residents room too. A good nights sleep. Would definitely go back!

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We stayed here on the third night of the Dales Way and absolutely loved it. We were welcomed by the landlord, who let us up to our room despite the fact they weren't quite ready for check-in yet. Our room (6, I think) wasn't the largest we've ever stayed in, but it was cosy and the bed was lovely and... More

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Yeadon, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Watch out for the landlord Ron, he is a joker. Our stay at the Sportsman Inn was lovely, when we arrived Ron joked we had got the wrong day, well I was convinced he was right. Anyhow we did get the right day and our stay was good. We left our boots in a line with the others and Ron... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2014

Warm welcome in a perfect location on the Dales Way. Helped to ensure all our walking gear was dry ready for the next morning. Comfortable rooms with private bathroom. Good selection of beer and food.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

Four of us had been walking in the area and were on our way to Dent/Sedbergh for a meal. En route, we had passed the Sportsman's Inn but stopped just along the road and decided to go back for a pint, the pub looked interesting. Good choice, as we not only had one pint but several more and we ate... More

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

stayed whilst walking The Dales Way. Arrived at 3.45 pm, only to be told that the bar would not be open until 7.00pm (on the dot)! Would have appreciated a pint on arrival. Bedroom comfortable and warm but no television. Food and beer good although the bar area was cold until the fire got going later in the evening.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

Stayed one night here whilst we were walking the dales way.We were made to feel very welcome from the onset and we found the landlord very witty and amusing. The rooms were comfortable and a great hot bath was just what we needed.Good pub grub at reasonable prices. We woke refreshed -a good hearty breakfast followed and we put on... More

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Address: Sedbergh, Cumbria LA10 5RG, Dent LA10 5RG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Dent
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Also Known As:
The Sportsman's Inn Dent, United Kingdom

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