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    The Britannia Inn

    Langdale Valley, Elterwater LA22 9HP, England
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          “the pub” (47 reviews)
          “great beer” (13 reviews)
          Free Wifi
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          1 - 5 of 332 reviews

          Reviewed 6 days ago

          Having previously been a frequent visitor to the Britannia, this was the first stay in a number of years. Some things had changed for the better, others not so much. The rooms had been refurbished to a high standard and although we had the only...More

          Thank David C
          Reviewed 2 weeks ago

          We really enjoyed our return to the Britannia for three nights at the start of June. We hit perfect weather and could walk from the inn every day. The staff are always welcoming of our dog too, and I thought they coped brilliantly with a...More

          1  Thank katyp875
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Popped in for a drink after a long walk! Knew the Britannia would be heaving as it was a glorious day and it is really popular. Wasn't disappointed! We were lucky to get a table outside and lazed in the sun drinking Bluebird ale -...More

          Thank Rob K
          Response from LakeDistrictHotelier, Owner at The Britannia InnResponded 4 weeks ago

          Thanks for the review Rob! Its great to know we are doing a good job. Its a shame the parasol guy didn't think so (see below) We hope to see you again..... Cheers Andy, Anna & all the staff :-)

          Reviewed 5 weeks ago

          We received a warm welcome. No fuss, just directed to our pre- booked room room which was clean comfortable and had good complementary toiletries and hospitality tray. The bed had a wooden frame around it which took a while t get used to - a...More

          1  Thank bbbythesea
          Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

          Quickest checkin ever. Adequate room. Good breakfast Terrific spot to start numerous walks of varying difficulty. Great pub food. We took public transport from London ( train and bus) and had no difficulty in finding the hotel even though it is in the middle of...More

          Thank Esther L
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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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          • Breakfast included
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          • US$131 - US$160 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 9
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          • Lake District >
          • Elterwater
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          Ben B
          Anybody know why this pub is called the Britannia??? Someone asked me as a throw out question and now it's bugging me. Seems strange to name it after a ship that can't have visited here etc... Maybe it's just a nice name lol...
          2 February 2017|
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          Response from Alex S | Reviewed this property |
          Just a lovely name I guess
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          SandraEastMids
          Do you have a variety vegetarian options as we would want to stay three nights and the same thing every night can be boring!
          11 March 2015|
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          Response from Melanie E | Reviewed this property |
          Yes, there are veggie options and there are different specials each night. In Ambleside there is a very good vegetarian restaurant called Fellinis.
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          Room Tips
          "The front has the views - but also the noise from the front garden ( and not too great for privacy)"
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          "We like the room with a separate bathroom as you get a bath and more space, as long as you don't mind..."
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          "The stairs up to the rooms, are steep and narrow, beware if you find stairs a problem."
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          "Avoid room #1 unless you are traveling by yourself - its small."
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