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The Britannia Inn

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Langdale Valley, Elterwater LA22 9HP, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have been visiting the Britannia Inn for over thirty years but this was the first time we had every stayed the night, three in fact taking advantage of their winter deal which is very reasonable. A real walkers bar, cosy, warm, with excellent and hearty pub grub, nothing fancy but amazing portions and piping hot. At the bar itself... More 

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Thank debcox
Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Another fantastic little break at the Britannia. Amazing food both nights and one of the best breakfasts around. You cannot fault the service at this doggie friendly hotel and that's the reason we keep going back! I find the best rooms to have are numbers 1 and 2 which have the view overlooking the green. The evening menu has the... More 

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Thank chicosmum
Kendal, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After abandoning a disaster stay somewhere else on Friday evening we turned up at the Brit on Saturday morning. Lovely room, great staff, good ambience and snow to top it all off. Just the job for a Lakeland weekend.

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here for two nights over the Christmas period. We stay in the Lakes every year about this time but this was our first time at The Britannia Inn. We had room 3 which I was aware had a separate bathroom a few steps from our room which was fine by me. However what I didn't know was that this... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2016

We visited for a weekend just after New Year, and we really enjoyed being in this traditional Lakeland pub. It's got everything you want from a country pub - open fires, a good range of excellent local ales, decent food at sensible prices, and a warm welcome from friendly hardworking staff. Our room was clean and the bed was comfortable,... More 

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Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015

Came to Elterwater to a Christmas Dinner, meal was excellent ..Stayed overnight, our room was lovely, only slight downside was no En suite, but for one night it wasn't too much of a problem....The staff were very friendly and accommodating, Breakfast was excellent....We got complimentary pass to Langdale Hotel, which has a lovely pool. So don't forget your swimsuits.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This really sits in between 'average' and 'very good' on the rating scale. The room was average, a small but adequate bed and a small shower room with a powerful and hot shower. The room was very clean I should add. The inn was charming and quaint, completely authentic as you would imagine. The service and the breakfast were very... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2015 via mobile

Come to Elterwater yearly with the family and stop by here for dinner and drinks as part of our routine. Very nice small English pub in the heart of the lakes, food is great although possibly on the expensive side so we dine here just the once during our weekly stay. No complaints!

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Thank Burgers1987
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

Had a very pleasant stay. Fantastic breakfast. The Britannia team are the best. So friendly and hard working. I have been in many times before to eat and drink. This was the first time I had stayed overnight. Very comfortable warm room and quiet. Its a great business. If it is ever for sale I would by in a flash... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2015 via mobile

Older world charm and a proper northern welcome with real ale, roaring open fire and belly warming food sum this place up perfectly. After a long wet walk there is nothing better than seeing the fire glowing through the windows of this village centre pub. The car park is slightly cramped but there is a small NT car park across... More 

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