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Southport, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I have wanted to visit the Masons Arms for more years than I can remember, but as we do not live local it has never happened until today. We met up with some Cumbrian friends for lunch. Not the cheapest pub roast dinner we have eaten, but certainly one of the best. We were given loads of more free vegetables,...

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Chorley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Masons is hidden away at the head of a valley with stunning views over the countryside albeit parking is a bit limited - it can get busy especially when the weather is good and there's a great patio area at the front to sit out in. Inside it's all Lakeland olde worlde with open fires and ranges and slate...

Thank Thedragon22
Reviewed 15 December 2016

Have visited on a number of occasions, we have not always been able to be seated inside but their are plenty of outdoor tables with patio heaters, food ha always been lovely, service good and the building oozes quirky character.

Thank tillielancashire
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

What a great pub! If you are fortunate to be able to sit outside then you will be rewarded. Y stunning views. If it's cooler there are large umbrellas and heaters Great selection of ales which usually includes Hawkshead and Wainrights Tremendous food on a regularly changing menu and don't forget the specials board Busy location so worth getting there...

Thank Paulineripom
Ramsbury, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 September 2016

Somewhat off the beaten track this was a 'surprise find'. The food was good - the amount of fries was excessive but this is not a complaint! The staff were helpful and overall this place was quite good value. Only had a meal - did not stay

Thank Terry W
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We enjoyed a drop by lunch at the Masons Arms today. LA11 6NW postcode for sat. Nav. Is useful to have keyed in- unless you have good navigation skills! We enjoyed Swan draught ale after ordering food. It was light & lovely (£3.50 a pint).Three in the party enjoyed main courses of Haunch of venison, Crispy belly pork & Ham...

Thank RamblerAtHeart
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Ate here at lunch time and was not disappointed. Service very good, all staff polite and friendly despite being rushed off their feet. Food was amazing and well worth the drive. We did not book, and only waited a short while to get a table. Never had a bad meal here.

Thank adnileb
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a great stay here at the Masons Arms set in the amazing South Lakeland countryside We stayed in one of the cottages and as a party of five adults , Winster Cottage, which had one double bedroom, room with bunk beds and a sizeable sofa bed in the lounge area. Decorated and equipped to a very good standard...

Thank myerskate92
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had a delicious meal here last week. We sat outside so we could take in the beautiful view. We had starters and mains and they were all fantastic. The service was very good too. The pub was very busy but in a good way. We will be back next time we are in the lakes.

Thank Jennie B
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

We stopped here on spec as the outside view was spectacular. There are a good number of outside tables and chairs with umbrellas ( for rain or sun protection). Amazing menu where you are stuck to decide as you want everything. How often can you say that? Eventually opted for toasted bun with bbq pulled pork with coleslaw and crispy...

Thank Sue A

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Address: Strawberry Bank, Cartmel, Grange-over-Sands LA11 6NW, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Grange-over-Sands > Cartmel
Price Range: $49 - $65 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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The Masons Arms Hotel Cartmel
The Masons Arms Cartmel, England, UK
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“Ask for rooms with a view (not all have)”
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“many rooms have stairs to the bedroom so best check if you have problems climbing stairs”
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“Strawberry Bank Suite is beautiful”
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