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Watermill Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   Ings LA8 9PY, England
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Watermill Inn
Ranked #3 of 4 Ings B&B and Inns
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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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58 reviews 58 reviews
20 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

On the way back from Windermere we dropped in here and were not sure what to find as it is not easy to see from the main road. A sunny patio in the evening with a happy family atmosphere! The staff were very friendly as we asked about the different beers they brew and the bottles for sale. We tried... More

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Chose this place because we wanted dog friendly accomodation. Great place to stay we stayed in room 6 it was lovely and clean and although dogs can stay it didn't smell of dogs. The food was lovely the breakfast one of the best we have had we also had two meals in the pub which were both great. They have... More

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Irby, United Kingdom
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37 reviews 37 reviews
10 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Chose to stay here on the off-chance as many other Lakeland Inns were either pricey of full. It was a smart move because we both thoroughly enjoyed staying here. Only booked for a couple of nights but the weather along with the so far enjoyable stay here saw me asking the management for an extension... we were lucky as our... More

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Glossop, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We recently stayed in the tiny Hamlet of INGS with our Black Lab. On a number of occasions during our weeks stay we visited the Watermill Inn for either drinks or drinks and food, I can honestly say that the pub was excellent in both areas. The pub is separated into a dog friendly side and a people friendly side.... More

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7 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our 3rd visit and wont be our last. Lovely clean large rooms even though it was a dog friendly room, no evidence of previous occupants. Staff very friendly even when rushed off their feet, which they are often are as does become very busy. Ate both evenings in restaurant, food was fantastic and great choice, dog was supplied... More

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North Yorks, England
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21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Booked into room 8 again this time for my birthday surprise. Ate well, drank lots of collie wobbles, slept well and thoroughly enjoyed it, so did jack the dog. Even sorted my fathers day present with a gift pack of beers. We'll be back .

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4 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from our first trip to the Lake District and stay at the Watermill Inn . Really happy with everything - staff so friendly, room was lovely ( we had room 8 right at god front of the pub with a large balcony ) clean and plenty big enough. We ate dinner in the pub each night we were... More

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

Called in a couple of times for beer after walking on the fells, the choice of beer brilliant! Called in once this trip to eat, the choice not as wide as previous visits, and the portions smaller but still good value, and VERY Dog friendly, I would recommend This establishment.

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Johannesburg, South Africa
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

Stayed at the watermill inn recently. Dealing with the inn re the booking was good and helpful. Room was perfect - clean and just what we needed. Great amenities, good breakfast and great selection of ales.

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9 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

This pub takes great care in making great beer, stop off on the road into Windemere and you wont be disappointed. This is high quality beer, and worth a little stop off. The food is of similar quality, so worth the visit.

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Address: Ings LA8 9PY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ings
Hotel Class:4 star — Watermill Inn 4*
Also Known As:
Watermill Hotel Lake District

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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly ) Wheelchair access
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