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Wirral
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We had previously stayed here in November 2015 and decided to book again for a 3 night break in February 2017. Once again we were not disappointed by this community run Inn. Our room was comfortable, clean and warm. The breakfast set you up for a days walking. We has 3 evening meals and they were all excellent quality and...

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Maidenhead, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 December 2016

We called in here for lunch just 2 minutes before the time when food serving finished. They were very helpful in checking with the chef what was still available and the service was quick and friendly. The food was average pub food.

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Huntington Beach, California
Reviewed 10 December 2016

We stayed for one night at the Fox & Hounds after walking to Ennerdale Bridge from St. Bees. We arrived in mid-afternoon to a relatively deserted place and needed to track down someone to provide us a room. The room appeared not to have been updated in 30 years, but was relatively large and clean, with an older bed that...

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Thank Barbara M
Rossett, United Kingdom
Reviewed 7 November 2016

I wanted to support this community rescued Camra listed pub so enjoyed a good pint of Ennerdale brewery bitter one lunchtime but my visit was ruined by a girl of about 5 running wildly throughout the bar and pool room shouting and screaming at the top of her voice. What appeared to be her grand parents made no attempt to...

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Thank 30royston
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Stopped in Ennerdale for three nights, we were going to eat in here , but given the fct the staff who were not busy at all, did not have any conversational skills or were not willing to engage we decided not to. The beer was very good however and well served with a good selection and a nice roaring fire....

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Thank paolomarshall
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

A calming place to re-engerise after walking a around beautiful Ennerdale Water. This is not a Michelin starred gastropub but does serve honest food in a traditional setting. The staff were friendly and this definitely a dog friendly pub. Local ales from Ennerdale brewery went down fine too. Don't come here if you're expecting food cooked by the new superstar...

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1Thank Jon K
Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We were here for Sunday lunch today and the bar staff were lovely. However, any chef worth his salt would know not to cut beef with the grain. We had to ask for steak knives to cut the beef which did not help the enjoyment in any way. In the end we asked for a doggie bag but sadly our...

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Thank charliemacsam
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

We had a great lunch at the Fox and Hounds this week. Situated in the heart of Ennerdale Bridge, the pub has a lovely atmosphere and a good selection of local beers including two from the nearby Ennerdale Brewery. Food was good pub fare, great for all the family. The pub also has a beer garden by the river if...

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1Thank Charlie L
Burton Bradstock, United Kingdom
Reviewed 16 July 2016

Staff generally friendly and competent The room was large and comfortable. There was s bath and plenty of hot water.Food in the bar was good.Puddings very good. Breakfast was poor. Very limited buffet. Horrible coffee. Terrible juice . Poor quality sausage and bacon. Scrambled eggs with sage(?) added . Rubbery and tasted very odd. Packet sliced bread .

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 June 2016

stayed in this pub for the second time this time on the second day of our coast to coast walk .As usual it didnt dissapoint us in any way .The staff were friendly, bag was already in the room for us and the room was lovely .Food "steak Pie and mash" and Lasagne were excellent .Breakfast was also top quality...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
We are a small traditional Lakeland Inn managed by the local community, offering three spacious rooms all of which are dog friendly. We offer a good range of local ales and hearty pub food served by friendly local staff. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Fox & Hounds Inn

Address: Ennerdale Bridge, Ennerdale Bridge CA23 3AR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Ennerdale Bridge
Number of rooms: 3
Also Known As:
Fox & Hounds Inn Ennerdale Bridge, Cumbria
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“All rooms are spacious”
 of 5 bubbles 361Gordon_M, 27 Jun 2016 | Read review
“It is a pub but not noisy. No single occupany rate”
 of 5 bubbles 856DavidN856, 9 Jun 2016 | Read review
“There are three bedrooms, two doubles and one twin.”
 of 5 bubbles 40jackiep93, 20 May 2016 | Read review
“Try to arrive early to ensure camping space”
 of 5 bubbles Uktravelguy86, 3 Aug 2015 | Read review
“All rooms have baths and all would be quiet as the pub is in a quiet location”
 of 5 bubbles SunderlandBigmac, 28 Jul 2015 | Read review
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