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Ambleside LA22 9LQ, England
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Kirkstone Pass Inn
Ranked #69 of 83 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stayed here a few times now and it is fast becoming a favourite destination for me and my girlfriend. Location is simply stunning with great customer service to match, and the breakfast in the morning will set you up until tea time. Only criticism I have is that the bar can shut a bit early.

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dundee
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27 reviews 27 reviews
6 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I've visited the Kirkstone Pass many times as a child and have fond memories but had not been for a very long time. Whilst we were staying at Centre Parcs, Winfell Forest we decided to go for a drive around the lakes and take in the Kirkstone Pass. We decided to have lunch while there and the Inn is beautiful,... More

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Hitchin, United Kingdom
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68 reviews 68 reviews
9 hotel reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a location! Stunning position high up and great fells all around. Gaze up at Red Screes from the beer garden across the road from the inn. Sup a great pint of ale and enjoy the historic old building that has greeted cold, hungry, thirsty and tired travellers for centuries. Only downside when we visited was the arrival of a... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have visited Kirkstone Pass Inn regularly since I was a child with my parents but my first stay at the Inn was booked by my boyfriend as a birthday treat. The Inn is an amazing place to stay, the views are second to none. The staff are extremely friendly and welcoming and the breakfast is delicious. I will definitely... More

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
4 hotel reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Kirkstone Inn is situated half way up the Kirkstone pass and is an ideal place to take a break as I have done many times on my way to Buttermere another fav place. Stretch your legs and enjoy a coffee tea or beer. I have not eaten here so can't comment of the food. The view down to the... More

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Carlisle
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On two occasions whilst driving a tour coach with 50 or more passengers on board I phoned in advance to give advance notice of the visit. The service was slow and verged upon being rude, the excuse given was they didn't know we where cumming 'the driver hadn't advised'. On the third occasion last week I sent an email well... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
4 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

My boyfriend and I stumbled across this Inn when we were travelling from Ullswater down to Windermere - it's in a perfect location on the top of a hill as you can see for miles! It was a beautiful Summer's day when we stopped there, and it was such a lovely afternoon to sit outside and enjoy a cold drink... More

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manchester
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 hotel reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

My family and I called here for some food.The views are amazing the food was lovely.The manager came and had a chat with us explaing the pubs history. The two young barmaids were a delight to speak to they run round cleaning tables and take food orders as well as serving drinks.Ignore negative comments these people don't know what there... More

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I have just stayed for 2 nights in the bunkhouse at the Kirkstone ( not for the first time) and whilst I don't bother normally to write reviews I overheard a conversation regarding negative reviews off the bunkhouse,food , staff and cost .felt compelled to respond.....people you have got to be on a completely different planet!!!! Firstly the bunkhouse is... More

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Ambleside, England, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014 via mobile

Came after a busy day walking, excellent food and the all the staff behind the bar were incredible made us feel like part of their group. The food is good quality for food and the two young waitresses were brilliant even though it was busy.

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Address: Ambleside LA22 9LQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Kirkstone Pass Hotel Ambleside
Kirkstone Pass Inn Ambleside, Lake District

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