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Ambleside LA22 9LQ, England
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Kirkstone Pass Inn
Ranked #68 of 83 Ambleside B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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Brentwood, United Kingdom
1 review
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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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Sunderland, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went today for a family meal and the price was what you'd expect for food in the lakes. I had Cumberland sausage and mash which was more or less £10, it was a good sized portion and it tasted very nice, can't fault it. I can't understand why people have complained about the service, the food arrived in a very... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love the location of this inn just a shame that it was ruined by the absolutely terrible customer service delivered by one of the bar maids, every question we asked she had a very unhelpful attitude on her. How anyone can stand by and allow their customers to be treated like this is beyond me, the managers need to... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice little pub, just what you need after a walk etc. It was so so busy as it was really wet. The drinks and food were ok but very expensive for what they were. Which is expected in a high tourist area. That's not what bothered me. It was one of the female staff members. I have never been served... More

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Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom
14 reviews 14 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nestling at the very top of the Kirkstone Pass in the English Lake District is the historic Kirkstone Pass Inn. Advertised as ‘the Inn with altitude’ at 1500 feet above sea level and over 500 years trading as a Inn. It is well worth a stop to gaze over the magnificent views. We decided to have a drink and lunch.... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely pub, always great to pop in to after walking. Just a shame one of the female staff was miserable. It doesn't cost to say please and thank you, it was like an effort to serve us. we weren't having food on this occasion but you'd think on busy summer days food would be served after 3pm.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2014

Great food like Home cooking good value and plenty portions and nice pint to wash it down don't expect a 5 start pub it's no frills but all Good thanks will be back soon as we are local always a busy place and the fire is nice on a cold day enjoy the views

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Houston, Texas
11 reviews 11 reviews
6 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

My family and I visited Kirkstone Pass Inn at the recommendation of our B&B host. We knew the place was lovely and the view amazing but on top of that the food was awesome!!!! The Inn Keeper was so nice and helpful. I had the special of the day and the sticky toffee pudding was to die for. Must go... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

We hasomeve just returned from an overnight stay at the kirkstone Pass Inn, and have to say this has been a lovely break, we only live about 25 miles away and have stayed here before. The inn is in an amazing location and is a true traditional country inn serving hearty food in a relaxed, cosy and very welcoming way.... More

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

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