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Merseyside, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to try a night away with our two Sprockers. The Kings Arms advertised itself as "dog friendly" and lived up to the claim, This is a cosy little inn, in a beautiful village. The welcome was generally very friendly and the room was as expected - think "pub" not "hotel". Our evening meal was ok, though both were...

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Only called in for a meal on a busy Saturday night without booking but we were assured a table would be available in about half an hour so had a drink in the bar as you do !! Service was quick and the meal was well presented, Chicken with Feta and Spring Onion and a Roast Belly Pork with Fondant...

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Thank Patrick M
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely evening on Saturday. The feta cheese chicken was beautiful, well presented and tasty! Busy pub with great beer and nice spiced hot cider. Will be back later this week to try another dish off the menu.

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Thank Debbie R
Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 January 2017

A small friendly pub in a lovely village setting with a good selection of real ales. Staff helpful , in a cosy atmosphere. No parking to the pub, but as we were there out of season , the main car park in the village was free. ( Although there was nothing to actually advertise this). We didn't eat , but...

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Thank Michael T
Lancashire
Reviewed 3 January 2017

My partner and I decided a couple of years ago that we didn't really need Christmas presents, so I suggested we treat each other to three nights, dinner, b&b in the Spring at this pub. The welcome we received and the excellent food and company meant that we've booked again for April this year for the third time. We take...

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Settle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

Probably the smallest pub in Hawkshead but this just adds to its cosiness. It's a friendly pub with a small but well stocked bar serving a good selection of beers and whisky's. The pub does fill up given its size so be prepared to have to stand.

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Thank MD-FatDonkey
Reviewed 1 January 2017

The Kings Arms hotel is part of a charming pub in the village squarei n Hawkshead. The location is wonderful. We were in 2 adjoining bedrooms with kids nicely catered for. The rooms were old world styel with wooden beams and low ceilings and were a little small, but were clean and comfortable, Breakfast was amazing and a great way...

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Thank Shnick78
Chester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 December 2016

I have had two meals in the very busy little pub in the last few days. both were very good. The fish pie was fantastic. Although the staff were extremely busy, they were pleasant and helpful especially the waitress that ran after use after my friend left leaving her glasses on the table. many thanks. I highly recommend the kings...

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Thank baggyweights
Keswick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We arrived here soaked with our 2 dogs after a 15 mile walk to have a quick pint. The staff were very friendly and the Oyster Stout was lovely and as we drank it the lady who runs the place dried our wet jackets. A very, very nice gesture, very thoughtful. We'll be back!

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Warrington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We called in for lunch and receive a warm friendly welcome from the staff. There was a great choice on the menu and everything was reasonably priced. We thoroughly enjoyed our food and my husband thought his pint of mild was one of the best he had had for a long time. Many thanks for a great lunch.

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  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Parking
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  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A traditional Lakeland inn. Good food, real ales, bed and breakfast accommodation and self-catering cottages. A warm welcome awaites at the Kings Arms, Hawkshead, which lies in the heart of the English Lake District in the beautiful. The Inn, on Hawkshead's Village Square, has greeted visitors since Elizabethan times to a place where the pace of life remains quiet and unhurried. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Kings Arms Hotel

Address: The Square, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NZ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ambleside > Hawkshead
Hotel Class:3 star — The Kings Arms Hotel 3*
Also Known As:
Kings Arms Hawkshead
Kings Arms Hotel
The Kings Arms Hotel Hawkshead, Lake District, Cumbria
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“This is a very old building so don't expect ultra modern rooms”
 of 5 bubbles Pendle0, 2 Jan 2017 | Read review
“Only called in for lunch so can not comment on the rooms but the pub was fine”
 of 5 bubbles carolr83, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“It is above a pub so noisy at weekends, but just adds to the atmosphere.”
 of 5 bubbles ELM384, 28 Sep 2016 | Read review
“We loved the room we had overlooking the village square”
 of 5 bubbles Indochina10, 27 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Room 6 is above the bar so best avoided if you want an early night.”
 of 5 bubbles Berniek1982, 30 Mar 2016 | Read review
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