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The Britannia Inn

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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This was our second stay in this traditional pub and we were not disappointed. We were able to get our room early, it was cosy and warm, not massive after all its an old in so for those who want big rooms go somewhere else. Our room was spotlessly clean and well appointed with plenty of coffee making facilities. This...

1Thank debcox
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

We called in after a days walking and wanted something hot and filling so ordered the steak, ale and mushroom pie, we weren't disappointed as the pie virtually filled the dinner plate and with the accompanied chips I was unable to add any of the fresh vegetables. Fantastic place, great service and amazing food - we will be back on...

1Thank Mark D
Stockholm, Sweden
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Lamb Henry is at its best and has been for years. Fresh locally sourced meat and good service in wonderful rustic pub environment. The pub must count as a foreigners dream of everything British about a real country pub no frills just log fire great beer selection cosy ambience good food and grumpy Cumbrian staff to welcome you and...

Thank Mark O
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Last Saturday 26 November we did the Elterwater 'challenging' walk as recommended in the dog friendly pub walking guide. It took us about 4 hours and we were ready to eat and drink when we got to the pub at around 2pm. On entering the pub we found a table in the dining area. As we settled in a waitress...

Thank Brian S
Wallingford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

A great atmosphere and friendly staff and clientele. The food is traditional pub grub and all the better for that. Lovely Lamb Henry and Steak and Ale pie. Great local beers. Recommended at lunch and in the evening.

1Thank WilsonEwelme
Reviewed 17 November 2016

We had a lovely quiet night and the Inn was lovely. The room was clean and quiet and also had a great shower! Great food perfect for post walking, we ate in the bar which had a great atmosphere. The whole experience was fuss free and very down to earth! We would definantly visit again.

1Thank spanem
Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

After a longish walk what do you need most other than an open fire, a neggle boggle ale and a steak or chicken pie? This place was excellent and just what was needed in the very heart of the Lake District. Cosy friendly and about £65 for a x4 family meal without pudding.

1Thank Caustonator
Bridgwater, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Had dinner there after a very long fell climb and walk - great pub - food fantastic - the fish and chips excellent....and a great choice of beers. Very popular all year round - best to reserve a table in the restaurant to be sure of service

1Thank Steve K
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Me and my partner have always come here ever since staying in Elterwater, smashing ales with friendly bar staff and a cracking atmosphere inside and out, food unknown haven't tried any yet. Highly rec!

1Thank Alex S
Inverness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Spent week at the Britannia. Very busy in evening, you cannot move in main bar. Several people walked out.Still a good pub .Staff are friendly, good food and comfortable rooms.Getting very expensive .Poor wine list. Decor badly needing updated.This is a favourite inn so I will come back

Thank David M

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included

Additional Information about The Britannia Inn

Address: Langdale Valley, Elterwater LA22 9HP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Elterwater
Price Range: $144 - $203 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Britannia Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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“choose room at front for views over green”
 of 5 bubbles C1153WEdavidm, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Never stayed a night but sure rooms are good”
 of 5 bubbles alanjonesspitfire, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“our room was no. 8 which overlooked the side entrance to the hotel, it was a quiet room with no noise from the bar.”
 of 5 bubbles 478janetb, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Visited as pub for an evening meal not staying as in a hotel”
 of 5 bubbles 932timh, 20 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Front room over the green would be good..”
 of 5 bubbles JinglingGeordie, 1 Sep 2016 | Read review
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