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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 #1 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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Merseyside
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Just had a lovely three night stay at the Tower Bank Arms. It is a cosy little place with an intimate feel about it. The staff are great with nothing being too much trouble. Anthony is there working night and day but never too busy to help with advice on where to go and what to do. This is our... More

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Victoria, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Needed lunch after visiting Beatrix Potter's House and a little weary of going to the pub right next to a tourist attraction, but extremely pleasantly surprised. After my mother insulted the barman/innkeeper (?) by asking if they used real roast beef we had a fantastic meal with home roasted roast beef sandwiches and a perfectly cooked steak sandwich. The bread... More

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Blackburn, England, United Kingdom
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38 reviews 38 reviews
10 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a great one nights stay here, the room was just great, the food (evening meal and breakfast) was marvellous. We've never stayed here before but will definitely be going back. The staff were welcoming, warm and friendly and happy to be of assistance. A great choice of drinks to be had at the bar. Glad we have found this... More

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6 hotel reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks 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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3 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
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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4 hotel reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
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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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*
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
The Tower Bank Arms Hotel Sawrey

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