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The Britannia Inn

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14/05/2017 15/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 days ago NEWvia mobile

Me, my partner and our son have just returned from a two night stay at the Britannia. This was our first stay at the pub however we have been to eat and drink there on a number of occasions so we knew what the building was like. The rooms are cosy and it accommodated a travel cot well without us...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service and really great quality beer. (CAMRA Good Beer guide 2017). Don't be put off when you see what looks like a full pub inside the front door - there's plenty of room in there. But it's worth booking if you are the 'planning ahead' type.

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We used to come to this pub 32 years ago and we loved it. A very traditional country pub with great food and great beer. The beer and food is still great but 32 years on the pub could do with a bit of a make over (same carpets, same decor in the dining room, same toilets etc) as it...

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed in the Elterwater area for a week and visited the Britannia inn on several occasions. Great beer and food - we very much enjoyed the fish and chips, burger and one of the specials of half a chicken in a basket. Staff always very friendly. Great atmosphere on each occasion and lots of outside seating if weather permits...

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Ashburn, VA
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first impressions of the Britannia Inn were not great (see below) but it ended up being one of our favorite places on our entire month long trip. The location on the quiet side of the Lake District, in an area with wonderful walks was great. Also, it seemed to attract a great group of people who were all English...

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We didn't stay here, just ate. The staff were very friendly, and the food was ok. At peak times it gets busy, so you'll probably need to book to sit in the 'restaurant' section. Otherwise, sit in one of the bars or outside and take pot luck.

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Nr London
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

But don't tell anyone as the pub isn't short of custom....... always great service, always good beer, comprehensive food menu both specials and regular dishes. Well worth a visit if you're in the area, come the spring / summer months plenty of room to sit outside.

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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I cannot praise this evening enough. Very enjoyable and child friendly. We have a new born approx 18 weeks and she caught the eye of the staff members who kept coming over chatting and playing. The high chair was not a static wooden ones you normally get. It was a recliner mothercare one which was brilliant for our little one...

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Newmarket, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this place! Always has great beer and good pub food. Staff are friendly and the rooms are comfortable. I have stayed in Elterwater many times over the past 7 or 8 years and we always make a beeline for this pub.

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Darlington, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Because our near by hotel had closed its kitchen on Sundays and Mondays we had to eat at the nearest establishment; the Britannia .The entire meal on both nights was truly amazing; excellent service through out; outstanding food superbly cooked and presented. The flavours , tastes and quality were fabulous.. This is a remarkable eating place, The only complaint would...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
Room types
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • 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: €117 - €145 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Britannia Inn 3*
Number of rooms: 9
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Avoid room #1 unless you are traveling by yourself - its small.”
CDBinns, 11 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Room 3 has wonderful views over Elterwater ... and has a lovely bath”
SkinnyJonny, 19 Mar 2017 | Read review
“A room on the front gives a lovely view over the village green.”
JayneH305, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All rooms seem fine”
johnralderson, 10 Feb 2017 | Read review
“choose room at front for views over green”
C1153WEdavidm, 22 Oct 2016 | Read review
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