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4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Near Sawrey | Near Sawrey, Sawrey LA22 0LF , England
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The Tower Bank Arms
Ranked #2 of 5 Sawrey B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had the good fortune to be staying nearby for the week recently so we popped into the Tower Bank Arms most evenings. The staff were unfailingly welcoming and friendly. There is a good range of local ales (the eponymous Loweswater Gold my favourite) and there appears to be quite a selection of whiskeys of which the landlord was pleased... More

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Brough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we had a really great meal here (august 2014) proper homemade wholesome grub, you get a big plateful and we did nt wait long, they serve local ales as well this is a proper lakeland pub, they have a restaurant part as well but i'd book this to ensure your place and its worth mentioning that the pub is small... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

Myself, partner Nic and dog Pixie the boxer had a wonderful 1 night stay here on Thursday 10th July. It was a fairly late booking to celebrate Nic's birthday and found it thru tripadvisor.co.uk. We checked in around 2pm and found it easy and without hassle. The pub itself is very typical of pubs in the lakes, homely and somewhat... More

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Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We spent 2 nights here and really enjoyed our stay. The room was comfortable and the view stunning. The staff were very friendly, the food and wine were fabulous. Near Sawrey was a small village away from the hustle and bustle of Ambleside and surrounding areas so it was nice to come back to after a day of sightseeing. Would... More

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Rhyl, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Went for a meal at tower bank arms have to say food was loverly and very nice polite staff.. Nice local pub with a very nice welcoming feeling.. But get there early or book as it is very popular with both locals and travelers

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014

In April this year we decided to book a short break in the Lake District as we now have a dog and needed dog friendly accommodation. So after a search on the internet we decided on the Tower Bank Arms in Near Sawrey Ambleside. We were not disappointed This lovely old inn nestles in a pretty little village near Hawkeshead... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2014

We've just spent two nights with our friends and three dogs at the Tower Bank Arms. It really is a delightful place to stay; next door to Beatrix Potter's 'Hill Top' house and with stunning scenery and walks on the doorstep. The food and wine are excellent as is the beer. Breakfast was fabulous as well with everything tasty and... More

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Cheshire UK
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2014

Visited twice to eat and drink during a weeks stay at Near Sawrey. It's cosy, old-fashioned and totally delightful. The cask ale is terrific (local brews - try the Loweswater Gold, a marvellous pint), the wines are well priced and good quality. The food is great, beautifully cooked, good sized portions. I can highly recommend the black pudding with pancetta,... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

My sejour over Easter this year had only one very big problem ; I had to go home from a hotel which does everything with excellence. The beer is super, the wine excellent with very reasonable prices and the cooking is inspired. Throw in the fact the staff are cheerful attentive , without being overbearing and the owner is a... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

I recently organised a lunch at the tower bank arms for my fathers 70th. We were 17 and there was no problem booking. When we arrived we were given excellent service and the food was great. I was thoroughly recommend this pub and will try to come back and this time stay the night.

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Address: Near Sawrey | Near Sawrey, Sawrey LA22 0LF , England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Sawrey
Hotel Class:4 star — The Tower Bank Arms 4*
Also Known As:
The Tower Bank Arms Hotel Sawrey

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