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    The Drunken Duck Inn

    Barngates | Off B5286, Ambleside LA22 0NG, England
    Best prices for your stay
    04/06/2017 05/06/2017
    1 room
    • 1 room
      2 adults
      • 2 adults
        0 children
        • 0 children
          Traveller (188)
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          Breakfast included Free Parking
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          Overview
          • Excellent56%
          • Very good22%
          • Average9%
          • Poor6%
          • Terrible5%
          Travellers talk about
          “duck” (182 reviews)
          “afternoon tea” (108 reviews)
          “micro brewery” (18 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Free Parking
          Breakfast included
          Non-Smoking Hotel
          Restaurant
          Bar/Lounge
          Wheelchair Access
          Air Conditioning
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          1 - 5 of 946 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

          Second visit and we were not disappointed. Friendly service, fab food and wine, and not a bad price. The food is unusual, but extremely well cooked. Ox cheeks were incredibly tender, and a special starter of mushrooms with truffles was delicious. And finishing with the...More

          Thank Alison S
          Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

          We stopped by for lunch, both having a sandwich with chips. The portions were really generous, good selection for veggies and everything was really tasty. Sadly no room for pudding! Pub has a cosy feel, staff are really friendly, kitchen is open and you can...More

          Thank Helen F
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          I and my family have spent many happy hours in this famous establishment over the years drinking eating and as hotel guests and every time I struggle to justify the expense. My last visit was May Bank Holiday when I called in for a pint...More

          2  Thank Graham D
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We booked a double bedroom and it was above the bar; there was noise, but we were not bothered by it. Others maybe. The furnishings were impressive, the bathroom amenities quite lovely. We really liked the idea that you could ring for a cup of...More

          Thank traveltwotoo
          Reviewed 1 week ago

          We stayed two nights on an annual trip with friends. Our rooms were very comfortable and as they were on the ground floor made access for someone with limited mobility very easy. The staff were friendly and helpful and the meals were of a very...More

          Thank Quarnford
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          454 reviews
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          About
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          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Restaurant
          • Free Parking
          • Bar/Lounge
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Free Parking
          • Breakfast included
          • Things to do
          • Restaurant
          • Bar/Lounge
          Details
          • Price range
          • US$117 - US$247 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 17
          • Location
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          • Cumbria >
          • Lake District >
          • Ambleside
          • Also Known As
          • The Drunken Duck Hotel Ambleside ,
          • Drunken Duck Inn ,
          • Drunken Duck Hotel ,
          • Ambleside Drunken Duck ,
          • Drunken Duck Ambleside
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Shmoozed
          Are any bedrooms dog friendly?
          19 March 2017|
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          Response from linda h | Reviewed this property |
          Hi I'm sure about dog friendly just give them a call they are really lovely and won't mind you asking
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          Anne C
          There are several reviews highlighting poor food, very expensive prices, small portions, limited menu choice and very poor customer service. What has gone wrong at the Drunken Duck? We were going to eat at the Drunken Duck one evening but decided against this due to dissatisfied customers. I also agree it is quite rude to be expected to move off your table after 2 hours when paying so much for a meal and drinks. Could this be a Wake Up call - hope so!
          1 November 2016|
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          Response from buersout | Reviewed this property |
          We dined her for several nights during our visit and found the service to be polite and friendly, not too long to wait (even though each night it was very busy), food was excellent (every course) and portion sizes were not... More
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          Marchionness
          Do the rooms have a kettle and tv
          22 October 2016|
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          Response from stewartindia | Reviewed this property |
          Sorry to miss your question.. we had smallest room... barely a spare surface ... Maybe large ones have .. its probably a bit late
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          Room Tips
          "If you do not want noise be specific when you book."
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          "ground floor rooms for reduced mobility"
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          "We have never stayed here as they don't welcome dogs in the rooms. Instead I was told dogs can be left to..."
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          "Go for a room with a shower!"
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