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Inns and Pubs with Rooms in the Lake District

dining at Angel Inn at bowness

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What better way to explore the national park and all of its attractions and natural wonders than with a stay at one of these inns and pubs with rooms in the Lake District. Located in some of the most stunning countryside settings, villages and towns, The Inn Collection Group’s Lake District accommodation provides the perfect base for fell walking, shopping, and outdoor activities. Whether you’re an adrenalin junkie, a wild swimmer or a shopaholic, Lake District breaks have everything you’re looking for.

The Waterhead Inn, Ambleside

waterhead inn terrace

Blessed with a fabulous location overlooking Lake Windermere, The Waterhead Inn takes pride of place down by the waterside. With cosy, dog friendly rooms, views over the lake, and a seasonal menu that foodies love, this is one of the finest pubs with rooms in Ambleside.

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The Angel Inn, Bowness-on-Windermere

Angel inn restaurant

Packed with more style than you can shake a stick at, The Angel Inn is a beautiful boutique pub with rooms set above the vibrant town of Bowness. Contemporary design rubs shoulders with traditional features such as wood panelling and open fireplaces to create a cool yet relaxed atmosphere. The Angel Inn is also one of the best dog friendly pubs in Bowness.

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The Ambleside Inn, Ambleside

Restaurant ambleside inn

Right at heart of the bustling town, The Ambleside Inn offers a central location just a short walk from Lake Windermere. Talented chefs serve up wholesome dishes in a lively setting making this one of the best gastro pubs in Ambleside. The inn is also within walking distance of Stock Ghyll Force and some of the southern fells.

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The Swan at Grasmere

the swan at grasmere

Considered by many as one of the best pubs with rooms in the Lake District, The Swan at Grasmere dates back to 1650 and is brimming with history. Its fascinating past and traditional features add to its much-loved charm. Just on the brink of the village and surrounded by fell views, this is a favourite for couples looking for romantic pubs with rooms in the Lake District.

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The Wateredge Inn, Ambleside

The Wateredge Inn at Ambleside

On the shores of the lake you’ll find The Wateredge Inn, one of the best pubs in Windermere. Boasting a lakeside terrace, comfy pub accommodation, and dining that will impress even the most discerning food lovers, this is one inn with rooms you need to visit. No doubt you’ll want to enjoy lingering afternoons watching the boats with your dog by your side.

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The Coniston Inn, Coniston

coniston Inn summer garden

If you like to escape the hustle and bustle of busy towns and enjoy the tranquility of country pubs with rooms, The Coniston Inn couldn’t be in a more idyllic location. Perched close to the banks of Ullswater, this is a real gem of a place. Not only is the inn enveloped by dramatic fells, its waterside setting makes it perfect for romantic breaks in the Lakes. Everything is impressive here, from the sprawling garden and slate building to the outstanding dining.

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The Temperance Inn, Ambleside

snug at Temperance inn Ambleside

Due to open in autumn 2021, The Temperance Inn is a cool gastro pub with rooms in the Lake District. Modern, quirky and traditional all rolled into one, it’s certainly got a unique personality. After spending a day on the fells or down by the lake, you can return to the inn for great food and great company. Don’t worry about leaving your four-legged friend at home either, they can come too!

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