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Black Bull Inn and Hotel

Coppermines Road | Yewdale Road, Coniston LA21 8HL, England
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Ranked #2 of 6 Hotels in Coniston
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We have stayed here in the past being regular visitors to the Lakes and it is a really nice place to stay and eat at. The evening meals are either a la carte or off the specials daily board. To order a meal, you have to select a table and order and pay for it at the bar. The bar... More

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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Very disappointed in this hotel. Stayed here for three nights in early Nov. Although we were never treated badly, we were never made to feel welcome. Room had bath only, no shower, one bedside lamp not working, we informed staff but nothing was done about it. No tv remote control. It's a pet friendly hotel, fair enough, but the smell... More

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Whitehaven, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped off in Coniston for Sunday lunch. Service was quick, food was well cooked & hot. I had homemade steak & ale pie, delicious! Vegetables were freshly cooked not soggy. Rest of family had Waberthwaite Sausage, half a chicken & Scampi & no complaints. Will be going back

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Lichfield, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took my large weinmaraner dog for a walking holiday , staying at The Black Bull inn on a friend recommendation. We weren't disappointed with anything ! The friendly atmosphere and delicious food in front of a log fire was lovely , everyone was so helpful . We had Bluebird cottage at the rear of the pub . Excellent for... More

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed here at the end of October and although the weather wasn't too great, the Pub was. What a lovely warm, cosy place this was to come back to. The food was excellent. My daughter and partner were particularly happy to get a good vegetarian lasagna for supper and veggie sausage to die for (apparently) with their breakfast. They... More

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Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I stayed here in September while walking the Cumbria Way with my dog. Having just finished a 16 mile walk this was a veritable oasis, 6 of their own ales on draft, nice food, warm welcome. The place is very dog friendly, I was given directions as to how to get out and back in the late evening if I... More

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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18 hotel reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lake District in October often means rain and so it was ... so where is the pub? We had walked around Tarn Hows (again - well its short and safe in the pouring rain!) and headed for respite in Coniston and the Black Bull. Been before and we knew what to expect - a warm welcome with good beer... More

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Wirral
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17 hotel reviews
62 helpful votes 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch and it was really good. The real Ales are lovely Two Pints of Bluebird went down nice. We had the Lamb Hot Pot and the local sausage and mash for lunch which was amazing. Highly recommended

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed in a family room for 5 days with our dog and thoroughly enjoyed our stay. nothing negative at all to say about the hotel or staff. The food was excellent and portions huge. The room was more than adequate for 4 and a dog. If you are looking for a good dog friendly hotel with excellent food and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They sell the most amazing ale. XB bluebird. Brewed on the premises taste fantastic. There food is of a very good high standard too. So if you want food get in early and get a table you really don't want to miss out.

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Address: Coppermines Road | Yewdale Road, Coniston LA21 8HL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Duddon Valley > Coniston
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Number of rooms: 15
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