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    The White Lion Inn

    | Near Penrith, Patterdale CA11 0NW, England
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    “the pub” (21 reviews)
    Free Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
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    Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

    We had one night here as part of our Coast to Coast Trek. Inside the decor and atmosphere is of an old fashioned country pub and is very pleasant in my view. There was a decent log fire so it was very warm just what...More

    1  Thank PeterGarrett78
    Response from AshleyVaughanWatson, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 10 October 2017

    Hi PeterGarrett78, thank you for taking the time and effort to leave us a fair balanced review. We are pleased that you enjoyed our experience with us and sorry to hear about your steak not quite been to your liking.. I hope you said something...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017

    I booked a table at the White Lion in Patterdale when we arrived we were told there was no booking and the table we had booked had been given to another party. We managed to get a table and waited nearly one hour and twenty...More

    1  Thank Mary T
    Response from AshleyVaughanWatson, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 3 October 2017

    Hi Mary T, let me try and explain how TripAdvisor works. Firstly you review the accommodation side if you actually stayed there, which quite clearly you didn't. But no harm done because trolls don't really affect my life. Next, let me explain what happens when...More

    Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

    Really enjoyed our stay in this charming location. Easy parking for our rental car and the inn itself is quite small and cosy. Just how you'd imagine it should be. Our group enjoyed the great food. And as vegetarians we were not neglected. The hard...More

    1  Thank FromPerthAustralia
    Response from AshleyVaughanWatson, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 3 October 2017

    FromPerthAustralia, thank you for your fab review it's very much appreciated. Our staff are our biggest asset and it's really nice to read when people praise them. We are pleased that you enjoyed your stay and wish you onward safe travels. Very best wishes, Ashley,...More

    Reviewed 1 October 2017

    The pub is a warm and inviting place the staff were very happy to give you a great stay nothing to much trouble the food was excellent plenty to eat good menus choice the room although small was comfortable it's an old inn so don't...More

    1  Thank jefftanner2
    Response from AshleyVaughanWatson, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 3 October 2017

    Hi jefftanner2, thank you for taking the time and effort to leave us such a great review, it's very much appreciated. Also we appreciate that you see the bigger picture, Best wishes & safe travels Ashley, Andy & the White Lion team

    Reviewed 30 September 2017

    After a strenuous day of hiking from Keswick we limped into Patterdale to spend the nigh at a B&B. We were directed to the White Lion for dinner and were charmed by the historic pub itself, warm atmosphere and cheerful wood fire glowing in the...More

    1  Thank Carolyn S
    Response from AshleyVaughanWatson, Owner at The White Lion InnResponded 3 October 2017

    Hi Carolyn, What a lovely review, it's so very much appreciated. It means a lot more when people who enjoyed themselves go out of their way to say so, rather than the normal whinge brigade who don't actually know how to enjoy themselves, or life...More

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    Barbara H
    13 January 2017|
    Response from AshleyVaughanWatson | Property representative |
    Hi Ken & Barbara, Hope you are both well and thank you. It's going very well and we love it ! Let us know if you are ever over this way, best wishes Ashley & Andy
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    "Avoid front rooms above the music speakers in the bar below. The bass echos through."
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    "We had place fell room it was small but comfortable"
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    "Car parking is across the road, but it's still easily accessible"
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