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Royal Oak Hotel

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an evening meal at the pub. Staff helpful and friendly. There are three choices for vegetarians. We had the lasagne. Decent sized portion and generous salad. Good choice of desserts, not that we needed one. Ideal place to go after a day out walking. Good beer.

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Stafford
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118 reviews
29 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our second stay in this charming country inn and it's lost none it's appeal. Our room this time, a four-poster, was very spacious, excellently furnished and very pleasant. Nice touches included two high back chairs, perfect for restoring the posture after a days walking and a lovely settee at the foot of the bed, ideal for watching tv. The Royal... More 

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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
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58 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really good food and great beer combined with walking boots and a scattering of well behaved dogs made this a very friendly pub indeed and we loved the atmosphere and the location. We visited twice and will go again next time we are in the area

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

First visit for 15 years and have to say that the pub atmosphere hasn't changed in that time. I was about a minute late for Sunday lunch and the barman virtually bit my head off when I asked for a menu. Not at all welcoming and a bad advertisement for tourism in Cumbria. On the plus side - the pint... More 

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

We have been here a few times for a pint and a couple of times for food. Cannot fault in any way. Friendly landlord and always a warm welcome. Food portions are huge and tasty (although have not eaten through the menu yet!). Perfect place to warm up and recharge after a day out on the fells. We don't take... More 

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Kirkcudbright, United Kingdom
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38 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

The exterior of the pub looked a bit run down but we thought that we would give it a try. The barman seemed to be lacking experience and spent much of his time playing on his phone. The highlight was when he brought the bottle of wine to oiur table along with the glasses and just left them. We then... More 

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Manchester, England, United Kingdom
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

Myself & my partner stayed for the weekend as a birthday treat & we really enjoyed our stay. We were greeted by the very friendly owners & staff then showed to our good-sized & spotlessly clean room. We ate both evenings in the pub & every meal was good hearty pub food, along with a few decent cask beers to... More 

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15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015 via mobile

Lovely hotel in great central location for both Whinlatter and the Borrowdale Bash Bike rides. Friendly staff. Really comfortable bed and very clean and cosy room. Breakfast was really good as well. Was able to leave the car in their car park whilst off on bike even tho had checked out. Will be back soon! Thanks

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

We stayed for four nights, the room was clean and warm and the staff were very friendly, a good car park all helps, as part of our stay. Must add a very good free Wifi system. The breakfasts were very good, but a couple of our evening meals in our opinion, were not brilliant, that Is our only moan. A... More 

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Southampton, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015 via mobile

After a day of walking, we were looking forward to an evening meal & a good beer in here. It looks really nice & has good reviews, but the sign on the door said no dogs in the bar! , We turned around & went elsewhere. Shame, especially in a dog friendly area, popular with walkers.

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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 Royal Oak Hotel

Address: Braithwaite, Keswick CA12 5SY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Braithwaite
Hotel Class:4 star — Royal Oak Hotel 4*
Number of rooms: 10
Also Known As:
Royal Oak Hotel Braithwaite, Lake District - Keswick
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