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    The Britannia Inn

    Langdale Valley, Elterwater LA22 9HP, England
    011 44 1539 234060
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    • Excellent63%
    • Very good28%
    • Average5%
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    “the pub” (53 reviews)
    “great food” (29 reviews)
    “lake district” (32 reviews)
    Free Wifi
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    1 - 5 of 359 reviews

    Reviewed 4 days ago

    One of the best breakfasts anywhere! Comfortable rooms evening meal Lamb Henry exceptionally good. Four of us up walking all praised the food and accommodation. The location for hiking in stunning country perfect. Great selection of local beers but the food was outstanding.

    Thank Mark O
    Reviewed 1 week ago

    After a walk, we were looking forward to a welcome at a large pub with a good reputation. We chose a day (admit it was end of November) when the interior was partly being redecorated and therefore restricted available seating. 2 things to note, or...More

    Thank Paul H
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

    For us, this is how pubs should be. No music, TVs, gastrofication. Our was basic but spotlessly clean. Great shower. Food was home cooked and good. Lots of local ales on (may have been more than normal?). Would rather see less ales on to ensure...More

    1  Thank RichandDanni
    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    4 adults and 2 children received excellent food and service in the restaurant. They cater for all tastes in a lively atmosphere and is suitable for children. We booked in advance and this is necessary even in mid week.

    1  Thank John C
    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    We called in for a sandwich and a pint while on a walk! My husband had a Cumberland sausage sandwich which was very tasty and I had the tomato and mozzarella sandwich which was just a bit boring! I guess the clue is in the...More

    Thank Julie8983
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    • Elterwater
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    barrycolls
    6 September 2017|
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    Response from SidBarras | Reviewed this property |
    No. This area has narrow twisty lanes. It is often congested with cars so I think it is unsuitable to bring a motor home up here. Consider using public transport or even cycle on the excellent cycle ways that are in the... More
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    2 February 2017|
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    Response from Alex S | Reviewed this property |
    Just a lovely name I guess
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    12 March 2015|
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    Response from Melanie E | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, there are veggie options and there are different specials each night. In Ambleside there is a very good vegetarian restaurant called Fellinis.
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    "We went for a twin room as the beds are small."
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    "The front has the views - but also the noise from the front garden ( and not too great for privacy)"
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