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The Three Shires Inn

4.0 of 5 Inn   |   | Ambleside, Little Langdale LA22 9NZ, England
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Certificate of Excellence 2014
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
IainMac2014 Benfleet, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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Chester, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

The position is superb in a beautiful part of the Lake District and the and the overall restaurant experience was good. However the hotel customer service is poor. There was no hot water for a bath after a long walk in the hills and the shower was either freezing or scalding but they didn't seem too apologetic when I reported... More

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Benfleet, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Have not stayed here so I can only review the food, drink and service at this Inn. On the plus side there is a very good choice of well kept ales and and the chips we were served with our meals were excellent. We both had lunches of Cumberland sausage and chips which were served with a generous portion of... More

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Croydon, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

our first night in Little Langdale stayinng at a large spacious cottage just down the road we decided to visit the three shires for a meal. The lady at the bar that evening was not terribly friendly as she told us they were fully booked for a meal and did not give us any recommendations on where else we could... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Had a great activity weekend with seven friends based at the Three Shires. It was perfect in every way! Comfy beds, good service, excellent packed lunches, great breakfasts and divine dinner. First time we have stayed in this beautiful valley and will definately be back.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Third return visit, popular with walkers, cyclists runners and explorers of all ages. Great meals from hearty breakfasts for walkers (best kippers for ages) bar lunches and dinners . Table d'hôtel very good value if doing dinner, B&B. A la carte also lovely dishes. Great beers and good wine list. But the thing that stands out is the full and... More

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Had a short, but very nice stay here. The staff were very friendly and we had a nice meal in the bar. Food was nice, but for the price, not spectacular. Breakfast good though. Room was a good size and well furnished. But, it was noisey! The toilet system/pump made unusual sounds and we could hear everyone moving around the... More

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Bedford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

We have now stayed in The Three shires inn on a number of occassions, and each time we have stayed there we have thoroughly enjoyed our stay. This is a well run family B&B with great quality food and with an excellent choice of local ales. Very nice friendly people with a friendly atmosphere. We havent been back to the... More

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Newton Aycliffe, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

Clearly, being in the middle of no where most probably boasts walkers as major clientele. My advice, take a picnic instead! The place looks really nice on the outside but goes downhill from there! The atmosphere in the pub was strange to say the least, the staff were clearly undertrained in serving drinks and unable to crack a smile! How... More

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

We (2 adults and 2 children aged 15 and 11) arrived and, from the start, all the staff were extremely friendly and helpful. We took a lovely walk around for an hour or two before dinner. The rooms were cosy, clean, and welcoming. We ate in their restaurant that night and it was absolutely delicious! Better than any restaurant we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

We stayed here for three nights while ticking off a few more Wainwrights in the south of the Lake District. We arrived in the middle of a heat wave so those first couple of drinks sitting in the garden were so welcome .... And things got even better once we checked on. Our room was cool and welcoming and the... More

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Address: | Ambleside, Little Langdale LA22 9NZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Little Langdale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — The Three Shires Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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