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Doncaster, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

All-in-all a great country location with beautiful views the restaurant has a very good upmarket menu and reasonably priced too the included breakfast is second to none as well as all the staff.... i think the only thing missing is a bar area just to drink in as everywhere is taken up by diners (hence their good food)

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Leigh, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Absolutely superb place to get a good pint and good food. The staff are brilliant and they are so helpful. The light bites for lunch are exquisite and the chunky chips are delicious. The beer is the icing on a very good cake. We will be back.

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We visited as a family of 5. Staff were really friendly and couldn't do enough for you, the place was heaving, so booking is recommended. We booked earlier in the afternoon. The food was exemplary, a much higher standard than we expected. I honestly couldn't fault it. The kids had 3 courses, soup & garlic bread to start, chicken burger...

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Stafford, United Kingdom
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

This place has it all, good food, good beer and a very wide selection of gins. The gin selection grows by the week. As said by others what makes this special are the staff. They also have a brewery. Dog friendly. Pleasant outdoor area.

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Thank Jon N
Reviewed 22 October 2016 via mobile

Have tried to stay here before but it was always full. Not disappointed. The Room was lovely, the staff superb and the food ..... Oh my...excellent. Excellent value considering how good the place is..

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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

This has to be one of my fav places to visit and eat when I visit The Lakes. So much so we've booked to stay in one of their cottages at Christmas. If you want great food, brilliant service and an enjoyable evening in a wonderful setting visit this inn. Hope you love it as much as I do when...

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Durham England
Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

The outside of the Brown Horse looked in need of repainting and generally a good clean to make it look inviting. Receptionist on checking in was pleasant and helpful but when checking out a different lady was less cheerful and looked very uninterested. The room was okay, clean and warm although furniture was a bit dated. Maybe a personal view...

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Norfolk, England
Reviewed 6 October 2016

We stayed here in September with friends having been there before. Our room was in the main building with a tray of coffee & tea situated on a low table and the kettle difficult to plug in as the socket was directly behind it. The toiletries in the bathroom were sparse to non existent. Meals were taken in the restaurant...

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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Having cycled past the Brown Horse several times, and following seeing it reviewed as one of the best places for food in the lake district, according to a Lonely Plant "Mini Guide", my girlfriend and myself visited on a Thursday evening for dinner in September. We shared a fresh bread and butter starter, enjoyed toad in the hole each, and...

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Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2016

We were treated to a 2 night break for my partner's birthday. We were allocated a lovely room at the front of the inn with stunning views. We ate in the restaurant on both evenings and the food was excellent. All the staff that we came in to contact with were extremely friendly and professional and nothing was too much...

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  • Restaurant
  • Free Parking
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free Internet
  • Free Breakfast
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  • Restaurant
  • Bar/Lounge
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
  • Family Rooms
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  • Free Internet
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  • Free Parking
  • Free Breakfast
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Additional Information about Brown Horse Inn

Address: A5074, Winster LA23 3NR, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Winster
Price Range: £80 - £92 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3.5 star — Brown Horse Inn 3.5*
Number of rooms: 9
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Brown Horse Inn Winster, Lake District
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“we had an external room (#9) with great views (only slept 2)”
 of 5 bubbles 722adrianh, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“all rooms have lovely views”
 of 5 bubbles terryandvalb, 26 Aug 2016 | Read review
“As you are in a valley Wi-Fi & Phone services are not great, if you can get them at all.”
 of 5 bubbles mauray23, 18 Aug 2016 | Read review
“Ask for rooms in the outside annex”
 of 5 bubbles 50something54, 28 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We stayed in a room on the front. The road is busy leading down to Bowness but quietens down at night.”
 of 5 bubbles whirlwind32, 3 Jul 2016 | Read review
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