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Watermill Inn & Brewing Co

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We called in here on route to our stay in Windermere. The food was good and the staff serving food very friendly and our particular young waiter very smily!! However first impressions of walking in was very unfriendly and would actually say bar staff were quite grumpy!!!! This seemed to be the opinion of other diners too!!!! Whilst I appreciate... More 

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Thank Alison L
Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

I first found this in a magazine back in Ambleside made a note as we were moving to Windermere wow 1st visit fab took our dogs all easily got on their own water bowls!!! We had light lunch 1st day and returned for full lunch second made it easy knowing you can bring your dogs. Great names of their beers... More 

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Thank Cnich72
Wigan, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Read some reviews whilst looking for a dog friendly pub near our lodge in Windermere, we defiantly found it here. Two sides to pub one with dogs one with out, both a quite large and despite being busy we found a table with our pooch. Food was quick and delicious, I had fish platter (heaven) so. Had fish and chips... More 

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Thank west2087
King's Lynn, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Very picturesque part of the country. Food was good and the selection of beers impressive. Two downers for the stay were the size of the bed, being 6 foot 4 I didn't fit in very well, so sleeping was an issue. The second was no WiFi or mobile signal. We had a very nice week though and would definately recommend... More 

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Thank Stewart I
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Meal great .....although the whitebait no longer on the fish platter which was a slight let down ....so had to have a dessert also 😏 Beer Fantastic if it wasn't for working the next day my other half would of booked a room !!!!! Don't drink it myself ( Duty Driver cap on ) Coffee great as usual . Great... More 

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Thank Stephanie B
Derbyshire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited this place after reading it has its own brewery, husband loving his real ale it was a must. Although it said dog friendly we decided not to take ours in case it was busy and only one area took dogs, when we arrived there was at least one dog per table, it was lovely to see and we felt... More 

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Thank Gill H
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having passed the Watermill Inn several times in the past on our camping journeys in the Lake district my wife and I decided to book a nights stay as a birthday treat for my brother as we know he loves his beer and the watermill is not only an Inn but also a brewery. My wife and I stayed in... More 

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Thank David H
Cumbria
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Living locally and knowing that the Watermill had reopened after the awful floods of 2015, I had expectations of a memorable meal. Well it was, but not for the right reasons. Everyone was perfectly fine, the building was pleasant with a good ambience. Sadly the food didn't live up to the new surroundings. We had various starters, the liver pate... More 

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Chatham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My father in law recommended we visited this inn whilst on holiday in the Lake District. I am glad we did. The wide range of beer available there was excellent and it was good that you can purchase gift packs to take away as I was unable to sample them all during my time there (although I gave it a... More 

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

What an awesome pub! If you like real ales and epic food, this place is a must if you're in and around Windermere. Lovely sheltered outdoor area if the weather is being typically British and lovely bar area where dogs are welcome. The gents enjoyed the home brewed "Collie Wobbles" and exclaimed it to be "a lovely drop". Food was... More 

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Amenities

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair access
Things to do
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
Internet
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
The Watermill is a homely traditional Lakeland pub 2 miles East of Windermere ... more   less 

Additional Information about Watermill Inn & Brewing Co

Address: | near Windermere, Ings LA8 9PY, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ings
Price Range: $99 - $117 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Watermill Inn & Brewing Co 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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