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Watermill Inn & Brewing Co

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Great food, excellent choice of beers. Staff friendly and helpful. Dog friendly which is a bonus. Going to book an overnight stay so we can sample more of the brews. Downside not a lot of parking space. Well worth a visit.

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Bath, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

More of a motel than hotel but dog friendly and with a great range of beers brewed in the Inn. The food was good and they were all very friendly. A good place to stop over and explore the local area and Windemere. There is a petrol station in the village of Ings with a free cashpoint. Free wifi is... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

As we were staying in a cottage in Ings for our Lake District holiday we decided to pop down to this pub for some tea and a few local ales. The food was really nice and the customer service was very friendly and attentive . Nice pub with seating outside to chill on a warm evening and dog friendly which... More 

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Cockermouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped off on our way south and were very happy with our meals. Fresh and adequate for us both with a great selection of foods and drink. We will be back next time. Staff were friendly and a nice touch to see into the brewery.

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Thank Fauldsian
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate at the Watermill on two consecutive evenings and the food was excellent on both occasions. Friendly staff and a good range of beers completes the package. If you can't get a seat immediately it's worth waiting and the staff will look out for a table for you. They operate a tab system I have not come across before, you... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from a one night stay. Met by very friendly staff and was checked in promptly. We stayed in room 6 which, together with room 5 was an attic room. Our room was very pleasant and clean. There is a low beam in the room so I wouldn't recommend tall people to stay in it. The bed was a... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped here overnight en-route home from Scotland. My room, although small, was clean comfortable and reasonably priced. The food was excellent, although after the simply outstanding sweet potato cake starter and pheasant breast stuffed with wild boar I could not manage a dessert. Good wines were available and the beer, that is brewed on-site, was great to drink. Followed the... More 

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Cannock, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this place some 5 years ago and thankfully it's still as good as it was then, plenty of good quality real ales mainly brewed on the premises and the food was very good quality. We like to visit this pub as it has the feel of an old style of pub with stone floors and a real fire when... More 

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Crewe, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Following a weeks holiday in the Lakes we called at the Watermill for Sunday lunch on our way hime, having visited this pub a few times in the past & enjoyed it we were not disappointed. The service is excellent & the food plentiful, of good quality & well priced. It is very popular & can be pretty busy but... More 

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

They don't like to be called a "gastro pub" but that is what it is. What other pub offers sweet potato cake with tomato sauce and lettuce as a first course followed by partridge breast with a wild boar stuffing on a creamed potato base with mustard, glazed carrots, cabbage and cauliflower as a side plate, all for £20. Compliments... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • 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: $64 - $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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