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Reviewed 5 days ago NEWvia mobile

Staying at Dale View cottage (two doors up) for a weekend. Such a lovely local pub. Great food, good service, really accommodating of our large party and bouncy border collie. We went for dinner twice during our stay. Couldn't fault it.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great location after a long walk at the Cathedral mine tunnels. There's outdoor seating and it's in the sun in the early afternoon and morning. Lovely even in February! Inside was warm but quite dark and claustrophobic. Menu is uninspiring but the food is pretty tasty. Even being used to London prices, however, we felt pretty disappointed by the amount...

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Wakefield, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely pre Christmas break.We had a great room with its own sitting room. The real highlight as always is the lovely food the pub serves and open fires. Especially nice to have the residents lounge to chill in by the fire in the evening. friendly staff and a perfect location in our favourite valley in the lakes.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped here for one night (in the suite). After a long day, a pint on arrival next to the fire in the lounge - whilst looking out towards a snow topped wetherlam, was a great welcome. The room was lovely, warm, and spacious, but the shower.....extraordinarily good! Powerful, plentiful, brilliant! Had three course evening meal, great unpretentious tasty deliciousness. Breakfast...

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Congleton, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 29, 2016 via mobile

We popped into the Three Shires for lunch during a Lakeland walk. A lovely location offering a warm retreat from the cold winter day outside. Staff were friendly and the service was excellent. The inn was full and very busy but our lunch was served swiftly and efficiently. The homemade soup was wonderful, sandwiches substantial and the ciabatta roll were...

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed December 27, 2016

Over the Christmas period we had lunch here at the pub - the service was very fast and the food very tasty. We had the BLT ciabatta with chips - I would recommend.Great location.The pub is ideally placed if you want to visit the Langdale Quarries.

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West Yorks
Reviewed November 28, 2016

Last minute break with a great weather forecast to a place that has been one of our favourites for many years. What I really like is the cosy feel, which is just what you need after a day on the fells. Plenty of ale and malts, mulled wine and good unpretentious food to put back on the calories that you've...

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Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

What a little gem this hotel is. Arrived at a beautiful spot with views to die for. Room was nicely decorated, lovely and warm well equipped with kettle tea coffee biscuits TV plus a hair drier. Beds very comfy. Spacious modern bathroom with over bath shower. Staff were friendly and helpful from moment we arrived very attentive to our needs....

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Brookmans Park, United Kingdom
Reviewed November 10, 2016 via mobile

We had two nights at the Three Shires to mark my wife's birthday. We've stayed there before and chose to return because of its remote location and proximity to some excellent walks. The staff are really great, very welcoming and nothing is too much trouble. We wanted some decaf for our room - no problem. We had wet boots -...

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Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

We have had another fantastic stay at this lovely pub, hidden away in Little Langdale. There is walking from the doorstep, no need for a car and great local beer with very generous helpings of tasty food when you return. Surrounded by the Lakeland hills, this is a hidden gem. It's not fancy and pretentious, just welcoming, quiet and in...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • 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
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about Three Shires Inn

Address: | Ambleside, Little Langdale LA22 9NZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Little Langdale
Price Range: $121 - $154 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Three Shires Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 10
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“Room with the sitting room is lovely but if you want a view over the valley go for one of the others.”
 of 5 bubbles 777janei, 2 weeks ago | Read review
“The suite is worth a splurge....”
 of 5 bubbles joehI1413CL, 3 weeks ago | Read review
“Park your car and put on your walking boots or ride your cycle, only fresh air around you.”
 of 5 bubbles EMA43_13, Jul 27, 2016 | Read review
“we had a lovely room with a beautiful view - warm and comfortable - good TV reception and lovely bathroom .”
 of 5 bubbles ems1cu, Jun 28, 2016 | Read review
“No mobile reception, free wifi in lounge area.”
 of 5 bubbles 365dim, May 29, 2016 | Read review
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