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The Derby Arms

Witherslack, Witherslack LA11 6RH, England
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Ranked #2 of 2 Witherslack B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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London, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited a in late November for a long weekend and stayed two nights, our stay was practically flawless from the lovely rooms through to the friendly staff. The breakfast was just right and the evening meal we had there on the Friday night was also just what was required in the very cosy setting of the dining room. We... More 

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hello there, I was very pleased to hear that your stay was to your liking - thank you so much for your high praise, and we hope to see you again soon! Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Kendal, England, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here on Sunday for lunch as son home for weekend from Uni. Had not visited for many years, but found the place had been done up and was to a high standard. It was very busy, which is a good sign and we had booked. Staff very friendly and helpful, food good. Would recommend.

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to review your meal here on Sunday - we hope that you'll bear us in mind over the next few cold Sunday afternoons! Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed here whilst visiting the Kendal Mountain Festval. 12 mins drive into Kendal so ideally situated for easy access. The pub is great, real local bar with real fires and welcoming atmosphere. The food is really good also. Great room, very comfortable and the breakfast was excellent also. Definitely stay here again!

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hi there, many thanks for your lovely review - KMF always brings a great crowd into the area and I'm glad that you found your stay to your liking. We hope to see you for next year's, if not before! Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 hotel reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We found this place via the good pub guide 2015 and thought it was a perfect stop off for a couple or family who want to rock up in walking boots and fill their tummies in a friendly warm pub with a good atmosphere. It has rooms for about £75-£85 a night including breakfast which we thought would be great... More 

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hi there, many thanks for your review. We are indeed very walker-friendly, hopefully you can take advantage of the lovely countryside during your next visit to the Derby. Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Booked two rooms Halloween weekend, Could not fault it. Staff very friendly and helpful.Rooms spot on plus food and BEER great, Full English breakfast Saturday/Sunday morning - very very nice! Took Charlie dog - some great local walks.

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hello, thank you so much for your lovely review of our pub - we're glad you had a lovely stay and got to enjoy some of the great trails in the area. Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Poulton Le Fylde, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

We were in Grange on business and chose this pub to stay in as we had enjoyed one or two good meals here. Staff were very welcoming and the room very comfortable ( despite the unusually high bed!). Everywhere very clean and generally a good value deal. Would not hesitate to stay again.

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Hi there, many thanks indeed for reviewing your stay - Room 4 certainly does have a rather tall bed! Hope to see you next time you're in the area. Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Nottingham, United Kingdom
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12 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Visited for dinner on a Friday evening. Quite a large restaurant area with lovely tasty food, staff friendly and excellent service. Definitely would recommend a visit. Good specials board and nice bar area if required.

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cj1127, General Manager at The Derby Arms, responded to this review

Hello, thank you so much for your glowing recommendation - we hope you'll drop by to sample our excellent Christmas menu launching December 1st which is now rather scarily close! Warm Regards, Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We arrived on day one of our honeymoon road trip. Staff.....accommodating, food.....fantastic,value for money.....excellent. The room was clean and tidy. Lovely roll top bath. This place is pet friendly and despite this, there were no signs that there had been dogs in the room. An excellent nights sleep was had at the Derby Arms 😊 well recommended.

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Hi there, thank you so much for your review - we hope to see you again in future. Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Grange-over-Sands, United Kingdom
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30 reviews 30 reviews
9 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

Wonderful country pub and restaurant just off the main A590 an easy detour on your way into or out of the Southern Lakes and a little less crowded at weekends than its sister pub/restaurant the Strickland Arms. Excellent food, first class real ales and friendly service, what more is there to say? It's always worth booking ahead however as this... More 

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Hello there, thank you so much for your kind recommendation to others - look forward to many future positive visits. Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

I really liked the hostelry here; the decor, the open fire, the dog friendly welcome. It is easy to find and the atmosphere was just perfect. Next time we visit my aunt in Grange Over Sands, we will definitely stay here again. Thanks to all the staff. X

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What a lovely review - thank you so much for passing on your good experience; we look forward to seeing you when next in the area. Chris Hoyle, General Manager More 

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Address: Witherslack, Witherslack LA11 6RH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Witherslack
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 6
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