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Located on the brow of a hill overlooking picturesque Ullswater in the beautiful English Lake District, The Brackenrigg Inn provides excellent accommodation for those wishing to explore this stunning part of the world. With comfortable guest bedrooms, delicious food and drink and a relaxed, friendly atmosphere, this 18th-century coaching Inn is the ideal place for walkers, families and couples.
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After a lovely walk near ullswater, we stopped off for tea and enjoyed a fantastic, very reasonably priced meal,for all the family. Hubby really enjoyed the brack n brew beers. The steak pie Was amazing and the kids chocolate brownie to die for. Cant wait for our next visit
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Great burger and pie, shame about the service! We waited 25 mins to be given a menu, gave up waiting to order drinks so ordered from the friendly bar man instead. Another 20 minutes passed before we could order, with waiters saying ‘I’ll get my collegue’- it seemed like only
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We live locally but on such a nice day fancied lunch with a view. Wow it did not disappoint. (See photo) I had the seafood platter and my wife the steak and onion ciabatta. The food was so fresh and they were able to offer advice to my wife who had awkward dietary requirements.
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Stopped off to break a long journey from Scotland to Devon. Just 5 miles from the M6 and overlooking Ullswater, Brackenrigg turned out to be ideal. Both dinner and breakfast were excellent and the beer from their own brewery a nice surprise. Would stay again.
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Brackenrigg were able to accommodate us at short notice after a booking at another location had fallen through. Our disappointment about the previous place was short lived after we got to the Brackenrigg; we had a lovely spacious suite which was clean and warm. I particularly
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I think most pubs in the Lake District allow dogs because a lot of the walkers have dogs with them - I’ve never personally had a problem with it
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We only stayed as a couple so did not view a family room. The hotel is an old building although they do have an annex to the side of the hotel. Room was very clean although shower room a bit tight as we are fairly large people. The meals are very good and offer more than your bulk standard pub meals there was a good choice here. you did get value for money here.
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hi do you have sky sports?
No I don't think so
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Breakfast was 8am - 10am, but you can ask for special breakfast if you want earlier.
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Hello, We have 17 rooms at our hotel, so would be able to accomodate your party. We charge £55 per person for DBB in our standard rooms and £60 for superior. If you would like to book with us or have any further questions about the hotel please do not hesitate to give us a call on 01768486206 kind regards, John
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"Rooms next to car park are big and it's very easy to unload your stuff!"
"Stic to pub standards for food"
"as I said we had a "suite""
"Don't have room 15 as it looks out over the run-down back yard and people can stare up from here into your room."
"Left a review yesterday and got my dates mixed up. visited on 13th and not 12th ."
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PRICE RANGE
US$94 - US$208 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
ALSO KNOWN AS
brackenrigg hotel watermillock
LOCATION
United KingdomEnglandLake DistrictWatermillock
NUMBER OF ROOMS
17
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