We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    The Red Lion Inn

    Main Street | Hawkshead, Hawkshead, Ambleside LA22 0NS, England
    Save
    Best prices for your stay
    02/07/2017 03/07/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (60)
          Room & Suite (9)
          Dining (3)
          Queen's Head Hotel
          460 reviews
          #4 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          Sun Inn
          332 reviews
          #10 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          YHA Hawkshead
          152 reviews
          #3 of 3 Speciality lodging in Hawkshead
           
          Yewfield Bed & Breakfast
          225 reviews
          #5 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          Overview
          • Excellent51%
          • Very good33%
          • Average9%
          • Poor5%
          • Terrible2%
          Travellers talk about
          “the pub” (64 reviews)
          “dog menu” (4 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Bar/Lounge
          Pets Allowed
          Air Conditioning
          Pool
          Non-Smoking Rooms
          All hotel details
          Queen's Head Hotel
          460 reviews
          #4 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          Sun Inn
          332 reviews
          #10 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          YHA Hawkshead
          152 reviews
          #3 of 3 Speciality lodging in Hawkshead
           
          Yewfield Bed & Breakfast
          225 reviews
          #5 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          {"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","moduleList":["handlers"],"template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"},"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"}},"containerClass":null,"scriptFlags":null}
          Write a Review
          Reviews (369)
          Traveller rating
          Traveller type
          Time of year
          Language
          There are newer reviews for The Red Lion Inn See the most recent reviews

          11 - 15 of 369 reviews

          Reviewed 5 April 2017

          We arrived for a 3 night stay in this lovely little pub in a great location. Owners were very welcoming, dinners were great value for money and a good size. The rooms were basic, albeit all that you need in such a beautiful location!!! Breakfast...More

          Thank Winstanley033
          Reviewed 2 April 2017

          We called in to The Red Lion for a drink as the friends we were with had recommended the Award Winning Ales served here. We were not disappointed ! Also the Landlord has a room dedicated to Liverpool FC-- full of interesting memorabilia. That added...More

          Thank JourneymanMerseyside
          Reviewed 31 March 2017

          friendly staff. lovely proper home cooked food. Steak pie and chips, loads of meat and proper pie not just a bowl of stew with pastry lid! Also had steaks one lunch time which were really nice cut and cooked perfectly. Would recommend for evening meal...More

          Thank RaiDRay
          Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

          Had two days based in hawkshead. The red lion, Matt and Jake made the visit to this lovely pub a wonderful experience. Very pleasant , so knowledgeable on real ales and passionate about their trade. 5 real ales all from local Cumbrian brewers, hawkshead brewery...More

          Thank Craig T
          Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

          This. Is a very reasonable bed and breakfast 15th century coaching inn. There's a good choice of real ales and generous portions of home made food and with it's open log fire and dog friendly atmosphere this is a great place to relax after exploring...More

          Thank Akitabruno
          Queen's Head Hotel
          460 reviews
          #4 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          Sun Inn
          332 reviews
          #10 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          YHA Hawkshead
          152 reviews
          #3 of 3 Speciality lodging in Hawkshead
           
          Yewfield Bed & Breakfast
          225 reviews
          #5 of 23 B&Bs / Inns in Hawkshead
           
          About
          Awards & Recognition
          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Breakfast included
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$38 - US$51 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
          • Location
          • United Kingdom >
          • England >
          • Cumbria >
          • Lake District >
          • Ambleside >
          • Hawkshead
          • Also Known As
          • Red Lion Ambleside ,
          • Hawkshead Red Lion ,
          • The Red Lion Inn Hawkshead, Lake District
          Add Photo Photos
          Traveller (60)
          Room & Suite (9)
          Dining (3)
          Hotel & Grounds (53)
          Bathroom (1)
          Nearby
          Briery Wood Country House Hotel
          564 reviews
          4.94 km away
           
          The Yewdale Inn
          277 reviews
          5.02 km away
           
          Langdale Chase Hotel
          1,032 reviews
          4.90 km away
           
          Waterhead Hotel
          652 reviews
          4.25 km away
           
          Cragwood Country House Hotel
          964 reviews
          4.56 km away
           
          Nearby Restaurants
          The Sun Inn
          496 reviews
          .13 km away
          Queen's Head Restaurant
          698 reviews
          .06 km away
          Poppi Red
          391 reviews
          .10 km away
          The Sun Tea Rooms
          343 reviews
          .12 km away
          Nearby Attractions
          Tarn Hows
          888 reviews
          2.66 km away
          Go Ape at Grizedale Forest Cumbria
          489 reviews
          4.05 km away
          Lake Windermere
          2,792 reviews
          4.51 km away
          Hill Top, Beatrix Potter's House
          1,602 reviews
          3.19 km away
          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          jomo06
          Do the rooms have hair dryers
          19 November 2014|
          Answer Show all 5 answers
          Response from RandCCheshire | Reviewed this property |
          Hi Guys, I don't think there is one in the rooms, but they are so good there, they would probably get you one on request...
          1
          Vote
          Room Tips
          "not sure about wi-fi as dont use or need it on holiday"
          Read review
          "we stayed in room 9 and it was a lovely size."
          Read review
          "Rooms at the front have a better view"
          Read review
          "Not many spaces in the car park, get there early."
          Read review
          Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
          Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing