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The Britannia Inn

The Britannia Inn

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Check in 2:00 PM
Check out 10:30 AM
Located in Ambleside, The Britannia Inn is within a 5-minute drive of Skelwith Force and Helm Crag. This inn is 4.2 mi (6.8 km) from Lake Windermere and 6.2 mi (10 km) from Brockhole - the Lake District Visitor Centre.

Make yourself at home in one of the 9 guestrooms. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Bathrooms feature showers, complimentary toiletries, and hair dryers. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, housekeeping is provided daily, and cribs/infant beds (complimentary) can be requested.

Property Details

Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as complimentary wireless Internet access.

  • Bar/lounge
  • Restaurant
  • Garden
  • Front desk (limited hours)
  • Smoke-free property
  • Free WiFi
  • Number of restaurants - 1
  • Number of bars/lounges - 1
  • Luggage storage


Check-in is from 2:00 PM until 11:00 PM. Guests must be at least 18 to check-in.

The front desk is open daily from 8 AM - 11 PM. This property doesn't offer after-hours check-in. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • No onsite parking is available
  • Guests must contact this property in advance to reserve cribs/infant beds and rollaway/extra beds
  • This property accepts credit cards; cash is not accepted

Other details

Enjoy a satisfying meal at The Brit serving guests of The Britannia Inn. Wrap up your day with a drink at the bar/lounge.

The front desk is staffed during limited hours.

Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.
Skelwith Force - 2.2 km / 1.3 mi
Helm Crag - 3.4 km / 2.1 mi
Grasmere Garden Village - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
St Oswald's Church - 3.5 km / 2.2 mi
Wordsworth Museum - 4.1 km / 2.5 mi
Dove Cottage - 4.1 km / 2.6 mi
Alcock Tarn - 4.5 km / 2.8 mi
Pike of Stickle - 5.9 km / 3.6 mi
Harrison Stickle - 5.9 km / 3.7 mi
Easdale Tarn - 6.7 km / 4.1 mi
Lake Windermere - 6.8 km / 4.2 mi
Armitt Museum and Gallery - 6.9 km / 4.3 mi
Ambleside Pier - 7 km / 4.4 mi
White Platts Recreation Ground - 8 km / 5 mi
Rothay Park - 8.1 km / 5 mi
The preferred airport for The Britannia Inn is Manchester Airport (MAN) - 155.7 km / 96.7 mi

This establishment has received its official star rating from VisitEngland, the National Tourist Board for England.

  • Guests can arrange to bring pets by contacting the property directly, using the contact information on the booking confirmation.
  • Social distancing measures are in place.

Hotel policies

  • Social distancing measures are in place
  • Professional property host/manager
  • Pets allowed
  • Pets allowed (no fees)

Other charges

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Rollaway bed fee: GBP 10 per night
The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.


Elterwater, Ambleside, LA22 9HP, United Kingdom