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Agen, France
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We stayed as a party of 6 for my husbands 60th. The Hotel, bar, restaurant and staff were all excellent. We were pleased to be away from the main tourist site of Ambleside and could not have been looked after any better in this beautiful setting,

Thank Chitty622
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 6 days ago NEWvia mobile

There were 10 of us visiting the area and having had such a poor experience at the Langdale Hotel and Spa, we left and stopped at the Eltermere Inn. OMG what a find! It is located in beautiful surroundings. The staff were amazing and very welcoming. The place is clean and just lovely!!! We didn't sample the food on this...

Thank Amber2808
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent cream tea, beautifully presented in a lovely setting - plus, we took our soaking wet muddy dogs in with us (who were also wet and muddy!). It really was lovely. We'd like to go back for an evening meal.

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have dined at The Eltermere Inn on many occasions, and stayed overnight too so know what to expect from this wonderful gem in our favourite part of the Langdales. I have left a few previous reviews, all highly complimentary and our latest visit hasn't disappointed. We visited again for our 33rd Wedding Anniversary dinner, just the two of us...

Thank MoresbyHall
Stirling, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An interesting looking building and inside does no disappoint. An enthusiastic welcome including carrying luggage up 2 flights of stairs. Check rooms on website prior to booking. Tom Heights had super views, reasonable size but bed was a little too firm for me. Shower darkish as wash hand basin light not working. Evening meal fabulous flavours and again staff friendly....

Thank Elizabeth M
London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the cosiest little Inn and really welcomes the weary traveller. If you can get a seat in front of the central fire you'll be there for days! The tea/coffee and cakes are lovely but I have also enjoyed a very nice bowl of chips here. They do more food however we have only visited for tea/beer or a...

Thank 51Naomi51
Leamington Spa, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely relaxing weekend was had at the Eltermere. Small hotel with a bar, and informal restaurant, serving lovely food. Bed very comfortable, views stunning. Improvements that could be made - despite it being a family run business, we had no sight of any family. 3 of the 4 staff we did meet were fairly perfunctory, no real chat...on checking...

Thank KathC73
Reviewed 10 January 2017

We stayed between Christmas and New Year, 3 nights, and ate in for 2 nights, going to the local 'spa hotel' for the other. A stunning location for a winter's morning, great walks easy and gnarly on the doorstep. The interiors are well balanced between elegant 'manse' style and cosy pub with log fire. The food was very good modern...

Thank Gavin_9
Singapore, Singapore
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

There were 19 of us for lunch & we ordered right across the menu & the kitchen really delivered... Highly recommend (& MUCH better than the nearby Langdale Hotel) It's very close to a lovely walk along the river, friendly staff & reasonably priced..

Thank TheGooseII
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 December 2016

It is about 24 years since our previous visit to this hotel situated in a lovely part of the lakes with easy access to the Langdale Valley and Ambleside. It was in need of drastic changes to update it's tired decor and fittings. Well it happened! The period features have been retained and it is now a beautifully fitted and...

1Thank Mel S

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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Additional Information about The Eltermere Inn

Address: Elterwater LA22 9 HY, England (Formerly Eltermere Country House Hotel)
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Elterwater
Price Range: £125 - £218 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — The Eltermere Inn 4*
Number of rooms: 15
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The Eltermere Hotel Elterwater
The Eltermere Inn Elterwater, Lake District
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Not all ooms have a view of the Lake”
 of 5 bubbles Chitty622, 21 Feb 2017 | Read review
“All stunning, some overlook Elterwater itself”
 of 5 bubbles MoresbyHall, 14 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Wi-fi in the bar area only. Only certain rooms allow dogs.”
 of 5 bubbles 586lukes, 16 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The house is old and walls are thick, so expect patchy wifi in sections.”
 of 5 bubbles explrdvr37, 24 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Robin Gryll room excellent”
 of 5 bubbles debrac00per, 25 Jul 2016 | Read review
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