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Watermill Inn & Brewing Co

| near Windermere, Ings LA8 9PY, England
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    1.7 mi
  • 4 star hotel
  • Free Wifi
Reviewed 1 week ago
Family feel
My partner, myself and dog have stopped for food many times... more
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Blackpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

My partner, myself and dog have stopped for food many times after a day in the lakes. It is very inviting, offers good food and a good selection of ales. A log burning fire and very hospitable staff complete the picture. This weekend we stayed over. Room was comfortable. Bit small but had a balcony which in the better weather...

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Thank macnsue70
Oxford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had two dinners here whilst we were staying close by and they were lovely. Home made chips were very good and food arrived quickly. Staff were very caring and will definitely visit again! Even when the pub was busy we still got served in good time

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Thank Foodies89
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited for lunch on a cold wet day. The fire was roaring and plenty of choice on the menu. The meals were all very nice and the pub's own beers kept some of our party very happy with take outs purchased as well. Love that dogs are very welcome here. A great country pub

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Thank Charlotte V
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last time we visited it was closed after the flooding in the area. Now re-opened and well refurbished. Lovely slate floor in one bar and dining area - this is the dog friendly area. The other room is carpeted , so dogs not allowed. Good menu available - lots of beers to choose from, at very reasonable prices, and the...

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Thank Michael T
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived at lunchtime. Tables can't be booked so we ordered drinks and hovered about waiting for a table to clear. There were 6 of us so we weren't optimistic. There are two rooms so it was tricky to find a table big enough. A table became vacant after a while. We ordered our food at the bar, placing our...

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Thank Graham E
West Midlands
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped at the Watermill whilst on a short break in the lakes; a few thoughts... Location: A nice village location but not too far of the beaten track, you get the whole open fire thing etc and its popular with walkers and locals alike. Rooms: This wasn't our first stay at the Watermill but the place...

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Thank giblett
Croston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed a nice night away here but it could have been so much better. Firstly the room was comfortable and clean and was everything you would want it to be. The beer is brewed on site and is to be kind...ok as is the bar area and dinning room. We had our evening meal here where we had the hummous...

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1Thank marmaduke1076987
Durham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for somewhere near Kendal which was dog friendly. So we went to the Watermill which was a 10 minute drive from Kendal. When we arrived we found a table easily in the bar as it was very quiet, the woman behind the bar gave the dog a number of biscuits. We sat near the fire as it...

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Thank Carlcox1
Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 13, 2016 via mobile

Had this pub recommended to me by a friend who had recently visited. During a family stay in Windermere we stopped by for a drink and can say what a gem this place is If you're a dog lover then this is the place for you. Almost every table including ours had a dog it was fabulous I think you...

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1Thank Thomas C
Leeds
Reviewed December 13, 2016

Travelled to the Lakes in October and had a very enjoyable couple of days in the MacDonald Old English Hotel and Spa. On our way home we called in to the Windmill Inn and decided we would book a 2 nights for the following month. We paid 50% deposit. The following week we changed the booking to just the Saturday...

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lakespub, Owner at Watermill Inn & Brewing Co, responded to this review

Having spoken to you, followed this matter from day one you have rung up quiet a lot and read your review, I am quiet happy to support our Staff 100% on this booking. Having only 8 bedrooms we can not afford to let someone hold a room for a month then cancel with a few days to arrival leaving us...

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Wheelchair access
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
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: $89 - $115 (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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Leeds, United Kingdom
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“If you like dogs, it's the bottom bar for you! Note, even residents can't reserve tables for dining: take pot luck.”
 of 5 bubbles 971ianw, Oct 2, 2016 | Read review
“The stream running alongside might make some noise to light sleepers.”
 of 5 bubbles DesmondC725, Sep 12, 2016 | Read review
“If you request a room with a balcony you get a good view but smokers underneath the balcony.”
 of 5 bubbles stewarti2015, Aug 13, 2016 | Read review
“Nice room. Some you can take dogs in”
 of 5 bubbles MarkH670, Jun 18, 2016 | Read review
“This is a hotel, but I only visited the restaurant.”
 of 5 bubbles janescotia, May 26, 2016 | Read review
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