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5 Dog Friendly Pubs in the Lake District

00:00 30 January 2016

The Kings Arms Hotel, Hawkshead

The Kings Arms Hotel, Hawkshead

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Give your four-legged friend a well deserved rest at one of these scenic country pubs in the Lake District.

The Golden Rule, Ambleside
The Golden Rule is a traditional pub at the heart of the Lake District that has become ever popular with local residents and visitors alike. It is the perfect destination to sit and catch up with old friends. Look forward to be welcomed into this hidden gem with your four legged companion for some good company and an unrivalled ambience.
The Golden Rule, Smithy Brow, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 9AS
www.goldenrule-ambleside.co.uk

The Drunken Duck Inn, Ambleside
A pub committed to serving ethically produced foods from local suppliers. It is set above Ambleside benefiting from dramatic views of the Lake District fells. Spend long afternoons enjoying views at the pub, the pubs own specially brewed beers and excellent food at this Lakeland dwelling.
The Drunken Duck Inn, Barngates, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 0NG
drunkenduckinn.co.uk

Kings Arms, Hawkshead
The Kings Arms lies in the English Lakes in the beautiful vale of Esthwaite. It has been welcoming visitors since Elizabethan times, offering accommodation, good food and warm hospitality. This inn is dog friendly, offers WIFI and welcomes children, making it a great destination for the whole family.
The Kings Arms Hotel, Hawkshead, Ambleside, Cumbria, LA22 ONZ
kingsarmshawkshead.co.uk

The Bridge Inn, Santon Bridge
Enjoy a hearty Lakeland breakfast or a home cooked dinner at the Santon Bridge Inn. The Dalesman bar on site has a warm and welcoming atmosphere that will be perfect to take a break and enjoy some real ales.
The Bridge Inn, Santon Bridge, Holmrook, Cumbria, CA19 1UX
www.santonbridgeinn.com

Tower Bank Arms, Sawrey
This is a traditional 17th Century Lakeland Inn situated in the village of Near Sawrey. The pub has strong connections to famous author Beatrix Potter, and is featured in The Tales of Jemima Puddleduck. Visit the historic dwelling with your pup and enjoy a taste of Lakeland Life.
Tower Bank Arms, Near Sawrey, Ambleside, Cumbria LA22 0LF
www.towerbankarms.co.uk

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