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The White Horse Inn and BunkHouse

Closed Now: 12:00 - 14:00, 18:00 - 21:00
Open today: 12:00 - 14:00, 18:00 - 21:00
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Good food

Good friendly pub & dog friendly so handy as we were staying in Scales farm house B & B. Made... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2018
Popped in on way from Keswick to Penrith

Just stopped off for a drink on way back to where we were staying. It was about 6pm and quite a... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Doncaster, United Kingdom
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The White Horse Inn and Bunkhouse is a cosy Inn located at the foot of Blencathra a few miles outside Keswick near Threlkeld. Real fires, fantastic local ale, British pub food and a warm welcome. We are also dog friendly.
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The White Horse | Threlkeld, Keswick CA12 4SY, England
+44 17687 79883
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All reviews scales farm pub food staff were really friendly keswick area walkers dog
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Reviewed 5 November 2018

The location and building are lovely, and the staff were very friendly. The food was OK in taste, although my wife's meal was piping in places and cool in others, so the microwaving hadn't been thorough - they did discount the meal because of this.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 September 2018

Good friendly pub & dog friendly so handy as we were staying in Scales farm house B & B. Made welcome & good food which we enjoyed. Can recommend

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Just stopped off for a drink on way back to where we were staying. It was about 6pm and quite a few people arrived for evening meals whilst we were there. The menu was varied and looked like the locals were there so always a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 1 September 2018 via mobile

Stayed 2 nights, family of 4 (kids 7 and 9) and it was great. Facilities exactly as described - if you love your home comforts, it’s not for you. Basic but clean and well maintained, and perfect for those looking for somewhere to crash after...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

My family and I visited "The White Horse Inn" on the first night of our holiday in the lakes. After reading reviews on here and having a young child, we decided to book a table in advance. We're glad we did as it did get...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Choose The White Horse due to being near the accommodation where my son was staying. Rang in advance to book a table for my son's birthday. Staff were very friendly and efficient. Meals were lovely and prompt. Chef was brilliant in fixing a part of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 April 2018

The White Horse Inn is a cosy and friendly pub with a roaring fire. The staff are excellent. The food is good, if a little expensive. The bunkhouses are unbelievably cheap - but you get what you pay for. The walls are very thin so...More

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Eulerian
Reviewed 9 January 2018

If you are in the Penrith/Keswick area this Inn is a great place to visit. It has warm and friendly atmosphere. The staff are friendly and helpful and the food is good. It caters for walkers, cyclists and passing tourists. Highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Roy R
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Called in today for a lunch time meal. A nice menu was on offer and friendly staff. The food was served quickly and was great quality. Will be back again.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank tim186328
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous time staying in a 4 bunk room! Everything is spotlessly clean and very new. All the shared facilities were modern and barely showed any signs of usage! We paid extra for fluffy towels and starched linen provided by the pub. We...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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