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The Sportsman's Inn

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Surrey, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good beers / Good views / good location / good food / reasonable price / friendly staff. What more could you ask for? This pub has great views of the North Lakeland and serves a wide range of Jennings bitters. All three meals were very tasty.

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Thank Neil H
England
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good tasty pub grub, pint and a chatty landlord right on Dales Way. No shower but a bath in private bathroom, much enjoyed for relaxing muscles. Good down to earth accomadation and tasty food. Accomadation available from 4pm , bar and food from 7pm, No WiFi or mobile till promised BT fibre arrives. Coal fire in bar, Cooked to order... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Could be fantastic country retreat, but the owner definitely has issues. Depending on your sense of humour, its okay.........he has almost none (Landlord takes himself too seriously). Rooms very small and plain. No TV's in rooms or the small guest lounge, you have to ask nicely and he'll put on the TV in the bar. Initial welcome in the afternoon... More 

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Columbia, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016

I had a great time at the Sportsman's Inn. The local residents at the pub were funny and friendly. The beer was perfect, as was the steak. The room was spacious, the mattress firm, and the view of the river was excellent. I will definitely be back!

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Thank moonbrew
Bedford, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2016 via mobile

The evening meal and breakfast was hearty and well cooked with good portion sizes. The bedrooms and bathrooms are spotlessly clean. Bathrooms are private rather than en-suite. There was no shower in the 2 bathrooms that we saw - not even a tap attachment to rinse hair. There is a resident's lounge but there's no TV - either there or... More 

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London
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

After a warm chatty welcome from landlady Sandra we were on our way up to our twin room, which has lovely views from its two windows. We had our own bathroom immediately next door. There's a bath and toilet but no shower. It's not high-end accommodation but it's comfortable and very clean. Although the bar is closed until 7pm, guests... More 

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Thank rentaquote
Nottingham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 30, 2016

We stayed here overnight whilst walking the Dales Way, this inn is directly on the trail. Beautifully clean and comfortable accommodation. Excellent choice of beers and good choice of really good food on menu.

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Thank Cliff C
Leeds, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

There is nothing particularly fancy about this B&B in terms of the rooms and the facilities - for example, I had access to a bath but not a shower. And there is no access to WiFi in the immediate area (hooray!) This is more than compensated for by the friendliness of the hosts, the excellent and tasty bar nosh and... More 

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Thank AnneKLeeds
Skipton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016

Came over the hill from ribblehead eight of us dropped into the sportsman for some carbo loading before the big climb out of the dale. warm welcome a quick pint or two by the river in the sunshine ,will return

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Thank william B
East Riding of Yorkshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2016

Stopped here for one night as part of a 6 day Dales Way walk. A very old pub in a beautiful location with a warm welcome. Excellent room (1) with modern bathroom next door. Good conversation at the bar, good food, good beer. Reasonable prices. Outstanding steak & ale pie.TV in bar area. No mobile signal & no wi-fi -... More 

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  • Bar/Lounge
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Additional Information about The Sportsman's Inn

Address: Sedbergh, Cumbria LA10 5RG, Cowgill LA10 5RG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Cowgill
Number of rooms: 38
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