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Kirkstone Pass Inn

Ambleside LA22 9LQ, England
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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116 reviews
28 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Have passed this place many many times and at last took the opportunity to call in for a spot of lunch and liquid refreshment It was a scorching hot day and the car park was rammed the pub itself wax obviously very busy but never the less we were warmly greeted by the Land Lady and a very nice young... More 

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Thank Peter S
Liverpool
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6 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed at the Kirkstone Pass inn (13-14 July 2016) nice little inn set in the hills and out the way with amazing views. Breakfast each morning was nice and also the steak & ale pie was really nice too. Very little phone signal with being high up in the mountain bit this isn't a problem as it's nice to not... More 

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Thank slowen1205
North East
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22 reviews
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was very nice to go into a pub which still felt like a pub - although we only had coffees as visiting after a business meeting this place is very much worth a visit if in the Lake District. In all - a friendly environment with a fantastic feel. Coffees £1.50 each - very reasonably priced !

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Thank mrandmrswNorthEast
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7 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Got to the inn ordered food and a drink sat and waited for food it came promptly staff we're spot on great place and the views are brilliant would recommend the inn to any one will be going back again

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rochdale
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68 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

We love it here. It's typically English with a great atmosphere. Friendly old inn- supposedly haunted- adds to the visit. Rooms are clean and modern and the food is great. Plenty of people about to chat too. Owners can't do enough for you. Will definitely be returning for a 3rd visit! 10/10!!

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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121 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 721 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2016 via mobile

An iconic pub/hostel at the right at HS top of the Kirkstone pass, a little dingy bar serving reasonable food and a selection of beers. I really wouldn't want to have to stay here though it looks like it's needs a thorough 1 week deep clean! Very grubby...

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SHEFFIELD
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2016 via mobile

Stopped off for a pint and was really impressed. Staff friendly and allowed dogs. Food looked delicious. Nice warm fireplace, I would have loved to have stayed here longer but was staying in a nearby campsite. The views are also fantastic. I will definitely be returning and having a meal here in the future.

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Thank Doncaster7694
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016 via mobile

This is the 3rd highest pub in England. We ordered the beef curry off the specials board. It looked like dishwater and tasted worse. I'd say stay clear for the curries. A complete rip off! The portions are way too small and it tasted nothing like any meat curries we have ever tasted. I think they should take these off... More 

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Thank Maria C
Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

Whilst out exploring the Lake District for the very first time, we first came upon this friendly pub on a hot sunny day! We bought coffees and sat outside taking in the awesome views! A few days later whilst making our way home on a cold, misty and wet evening.. We decided to pull in for a bit of dinner.... More 

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2016 via mobile

We have stayed at the inn a few times and NEVER had a bad time our last stay was the 13th may we stopped in room 5 it's the largest room with a kitchen and seating area really worth the extra money. The owner very welcoming great food/breakfast ,a wonderful place to start your walks we will definitely be coming... More 

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Amenities

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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Free Parking

Additional Information about Kirkstone Pass Inn

Address: Ambleside LA22 9LQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside
Price Range: $66 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 4
Also Known As:
Kirkstone Pass Hotel Ambleside
Kirkstone Pass Inn Ambleside, Lake District
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