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The Head at Middleton

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Situated on the A683 | Between Kirkby Lonsdale and Sedbergh, Middleton LA6 2NF, England
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Barmouth, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A warm welcome from Liz and David awaits you here. The rooms are in a separate block away from the pub and very quiet where the only sounds were bird song and an occasional baa from a sheep on the surrounding hills. If you're lucky you will see some of the birds in the wild garden where you are able... More 

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Chandlers Ford
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7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

The room set in a single story separate block was fully equiped with ensuite shower room and separate kitchen. The latter was well equiped but we didn't make use of it. Whilst accepting that this is a country pub, the approach to the rooms through the rear garden was not inspiring, not doing anything to enhance the facilities. The breakfast... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a really nice place to stay overnight on the way up to Scotland. It was small, quite and cozy. The food was also really nice aswell. I would definitely recommend to anyone wanting to stay over in the Lake District.

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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Recently stayed at the hotel for only one night. We arrived around 8.30pm and was shown to our room by the landlady and shown the information pack. We then ate in the pub, which was lovely food and quick service for a Saturday night. The room was good, and the whole place was very clean including the whole pub. The... More 

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Warwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Used The Head as a stop over on route to Edinburgh. Made to feel very welcome by David and Elizabeth. Great food, family room clean and comfortable, loved watching all the wild birds in the garden. Highly recommended accommodation, would certainly stay here again given the opportunity. Thanks again Dee and Trevor

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warrington
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

This was our 4th visit and the standard provided by Elizabeth and David is as good as ever - great food - service and accommodation - and dog friendly too! We will be back again. Hope you enjoyed your well earned holiday - Keith & Shelly and the teenage monster x

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Littleborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

A great place to stop if you want to get out into the fells and do some walking. Liz was the perfect host, nothing was too much trouble, and the food was great. A full English breakfast was the perfect start to the day, and a welcoming log fire to return to and a few drinks after a days walking.... More 

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Scotland
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7 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

We found the Head to be an excellent place to stay. We were made to feel very welcome and Liz and David were very friendly. It was great staying in the rooms at the back of the Head over looking the garden particularly as we had our dog with us. On the Friday night we enjoyed the music session and... More 

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Gloucester, United Kingdom
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37 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

I booked into The Head at Middleton to put my husband off the scent for where we were going for his birthday - what a treat it turned out to be! The rooms are behind the pub facing onto a garden. We had our own front door and patio area, the room was big, warm and comfortable with a lovely... More 

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2014

We received a warm and attentive service. The room was on the small side but it was very clean, with all amenities. It was private and overlooked a garden area. The full breakfast was very good. and the bar had a good atmosphere. It is a good base for exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside and the towns of Kirkby Lonsdale,... More 

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