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Stags Head Hotel

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Church Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DG, England
+44 15394 43132
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good33%
  • Average21%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“double burger” (2 reviews)
“sandwiches” (3 reviews)
“baguette” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Bar, British, Pub
££ - £££
Church Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DG, England
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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Stayed again at this unique B & B, idyllic settings, outside of a breathe taking church. friendly staff, rooms have tea coffee facility, en-suite a good size, clean fresh towels, TV, Wi-Fi, also you get 10% off bar meals when staying here, free admission in...More

Thank Carl T
Reviewed 26 April 2017

I called in to the Stag for a pint on my travels during a recent visit to Bowness. What a major disappointment, the place is in need of refurbishment, the atmosphere was cold and I found the bar staff to be rude and more interested...More

Thank GRFoster
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We stayed for 2 nights in march. The room was dated but very clean and had everything needed. It was en suite and the bathroom was also very clean. There was very little noise from the pub or club and it didn't disturb us at...More

Thank beckyloulou93
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

So bad we didn't even end up staying!! I understand that this is a lively place but our room was situated above the pub door so we heard it open and shut all the time. The smokers gathered outside our window and we head every...More

Thank Leanne H
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We went to the stags head to have a drink and while we were there we had a lovely meal the staff were all very. Pleasant so we went again the day after for a drink

Thank cbatt1948
Reviewed 13 February 2017

The pictures shown of the bedrooms are a little misleading especially the bathrooms.......it was like going back to my early 20's when we couldn't afford a decent room. £90 per night.....never again.

Thank djt882
Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Came here for a few drinks and to watch the football. Nice atmosphere. Friendly staff. Warm place to get out of the cold wet weather. Good choice of beer and cider.

Thank Holidaymakergreen
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Tired of waiting or just tired do it on face lift The pastor seem more interested in each other than serving customers perhaps they've just been too busy

Thank blackwellmaxprestonb
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

This hotel is in need of a huge amount of refurbishment. Bed very uncomfortable toilet/shower cubicle was tiny. Lot of noise from fan system at hotel next door. Breakfast was very average cereal choice was cornflakes or rice crispies. Would not return to this hotel

Thank sjireland1
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Fantastic staff, good food at a reasonable price we go back all the time we have being going here for over 30 years and the welcome we always get is fantastic.

Thank thewineking
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Questions & Answers
29 December 2016|
Response from feebee33 | Reviewed this property |
We parked down by the lake on the road and walked
11 May 2016|
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Response from DE5 | Reviewed this property |
It's brilliant! the night we were in they played old skool with up to date stuff mixed in, which suited us. It's open until 2.30.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Bar, British, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Church Street, Bowness-on-Windermere LA23 3DG, England
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Bowness-on-Windermere
  • Phone Number: +44 15394 43132
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  • This restaurant is at Stags Head
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