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Pooley Bridge Inn

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Sunday lunch. Wait of one& half hour.Tiny portion. Same portion for child and adult? However, not priced the same. Staff uninterested in our reaction to portion sizes. We overheard the comments of other customers with regard to their wait and also the adult portion size. Management need to address these issues. Please do not blame a busy weekend. You know...

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Penrith, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Went for lunch with friends on Easter Saturday. Even though the pub was extremely busy the staff were friendly and we were served quickly and efficiently. It must be very difficult working under such extreme pressure !!!! Couldn't fault a thing with the staff, food or drinks.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My partner and I stayed at the inn for 1 night en route to London from Scotland. We were given room 11 which is the family room on the top floor. It has 1 double bed and 2 singles. First, the positives: the situation and setting of the inn is beautiful and we were given a warm and cheerful welcome...

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Each time I go to Pooley I go here for drinks, in the summer we opt to sit outside but as the weather was poor we all went in doors. The pub was busy and we weren't eating so didn't initially sit at a table. We chose some sofas, as more of our friends came we had to use the...

Thank emmailey1
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stayed 2 nights in march, booked for 3 adults and chose the room with a double and 1 single as on the website it said that there was no extra adult supplement for this room. I was quoted £190 for the 2 nights. Very reasonable and considering we were 3 female friends and two of us had to share a...

1Thank Claire T
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

We visit the lake district every years and seen landlords/ ladies come and go but happily to report that it always keeps its standards. We ate twice in here on our holidays with our 2 dogs. Food was lovely very generous portion sizes. The staff were friendly and helpful. Slightly confused why there is a menu, a specials board and...

Thank deborah m
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Great service here throughout - lovely cosy room with high quality bedding. Bathroom is very small in the room we had - this is the only downside. Fantastic food and service, great location next to Ullswater. Lovely spacious balcony. Thoroughly recommend.

Thank altrincham111
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Just home from a very relaxing break. We love it here as the food is good, man sized portions and friendly staff. Only grumbles are would of nice to have fires lit as it was a little cold in the bar and our lasagne was very dry but other than that great place. We keep going back and even our...

1Thank 2b4everyoung
Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

Just back from our 4th visit from this gorgeous Inn. New owners have got it perfect, food superb and staff wonderful. Got Room 10 again and it's just right for us, 6 year old and 2 dogs. Can't wait to return for next visit.

Thank ELM384
Reviewed 19 February 2017 via mobile

Stayed in room 5 for an evening. Room was nice, has a balcony (not a spectacular view but would be nice in summer) and the bed was relatively comfy. The room was quite warm even without the radiator on and that and the constant humming noise in the corner of the room suggested it was next to a boiler. TV...

Thank marc n

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Traditional Lakeland Inn in the Heart of Pooley Bridge, open fires, outdoor courtyard, home-cooked food and 11 en-suite rooms ... more   less 

Additional Information about Pooley Bridge Inn

Address: Main street, Pooley Bridge, Penrith, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Eden District > Penrith > Pooley Bridge
Number of rooms: 11
Also Known As:
Pooley Bridge Hotel Pooley Bridge
Pooley Bridge b&b
Pooley Bridge Inn Penrith
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“Go somewhere else!”
567zoe, 6 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 1-4 at the front have a lovely Balcony !!”
DebiS190, 4 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms very clean but very dated.”
travellingman227, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Front balcony rooms are good value.”
COLINT426, 20 Aug 2016 | Read review
“The lower numbered rooms overlook the front courtyard, which may get a little noisey.”
U8166PLjohns, 11 Aug 2016 | Read review
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