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Watermill Inn

Ings LA8 9PY, England
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Watermill Inn
Ranked #2 of 3 Ings B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Blackburn, United Kingdom
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42 reviews 42 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stumbled on the Watermill some time ago when we stopped in for a pint & something to eat on the way home from the Lakes, noting that it was dog friendly we decided to come back and stay over. It was all good, room was great, evening meal was good, choice of beers/whiskys extensive, breakfast was good and service... More

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Taunton, United Kingdom
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We as a family of 7 after reading the reviews decided to try watermill inn for evening meal well how disappointed we all were. Service was very slow the young lady behind the bar was more interested in her mobile phone than the waiting puplic at the bar. Food very expensive for the quality. No home made chips just your... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Although we only called in for sandwich and nearly missed the pub altogether i have to write that it was fantastic and there are plenty of beers to chose from and staff accommodation and friendly. Will call again and have told plenty of people to do the same.

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Morpeth, England, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed here 1 night when going to a cookery course nearby. I had the single room no.3 It's tiny. It was all right for me as I had minimal luggage but if you have lots of luggage it would be a squeeze. The pub food,and beer where excellent. The service was a disorientating mix of friendly and absolutely awful.... More

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Mold, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
12 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had visited the Watermill In late last year for food and drinks and were given a very warm welcome with two dogs. As it's one of a few places that accept dogs to stay in your room we decided that we'd have to return and stay the night. We were given a very warm welcome when we arrived, in... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Once again a great time at this Excellent hostelry, a lovely easily accessible pub (though parking can be a problem). The rooms are well equipped and always spotlessly clean with en-suite facilities and if you wish to take your dog they are given a very warm welcome. As well as a marvellous selection of beers brewed on site (all with... More

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked as a surprise for my husbands birthday and took our 12 year old jack russell. Absolutely fantastic stay...so dog friendly and access to back of pub at night for guests...again...perfect for the dog! Lovely food...great atmosphere...very helpful and accommodating staff...cant praise enough...only downside...a little noisy in the room as near to dual carriageway but wont let that put us... More

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just returned from a one night stay at The Watermill Inn at Ings. We had room 8 which had a balcony, it was very clean, excellent shower and spotless bathroom. All of the staff were very friendly and the food and beer were all very good. The breakfast was excellent.Very dog friendly as well which we were very happy with... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2014

My husband and I have eaten at the Watermill on various occasions on the way to Bowness. This time we decided to stay here. The food was excellent, ate at lunch time and again I the evening, excellent tasty food. Homemade chips are a must with the lasagne being one of the best I have eaten in a long while.... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

Nice building but limited parking. The beer was good, but the service left a sour taste in our mouths. The woman behind the bar was downright rude, as a result we only stayed for one. If you like your ale but manners aren't important to you then this is the place for you!

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Additional Information about Watermill Inn

Also Known As:
Watermill Hotel
Watermill Hotel Lake District
Address: Ings LA8 9PY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ings
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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Ranked #2 of 3 B&Bs / Inns in Ings
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The Watermill is a homely traditional Lakeland pub ... more   less 

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