The Royal Oak Inn

Brantfell Road Bowness-on-WindermereLA23 3EGUnited Kingdom
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About The Royal Oak Inn

The Royal Oak Inn features boutique lodging in the heart of Beatrix Potter country, just a stone's throw from Lake Windermere and mere minutes from the traditional crafts and shops of Bowness-on-Windermere.

This inn's traditional double rooms feature a television, and tea and coffee making facilities. Super deluxe king rooms are also available, with a breakfast room service option.

Guests can relax in the lounge, or have a drink at the inn's pub, which is equipped with a games area including both a dart board and pool table.

The Royal Oak Inn offers a range of grilled steaks and home cooked dishes, using local fresh ingredients. A wide selection of traditional real ales and wines are also available. A full cooked English breakfast is included in the rate.

Guests can take a short stroll to the Bowness bay piers, take a leisurely ferry tour on Windermere Lake Cruises, or explore the nearby World of Beatrix Potter museum.


Brantfell Road , Bowness-on-Windermere, LA23 3EG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44(1539)443970 | Official Homepage

Top amenities

  • Free WiFi
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • A/C
  • Parking
  • Balcony / Patio
  • Washing machine
  • TV / Entertainment
  • Hairdryer
  • Pool
  • Non-smoking rooms

All amenities

Hotel facilities

  • Free WiFi in lobby
  • Hotel bar
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Parking garage
  • Restaurant
  • Terrace
  • Washing machine
  • WiFi in lobby

Room facilities

  • Balcony / Patio
  • Bathroom with shower
  • Central heating
  • Electric kettle
  • Hairdryer
  • Internet
  • Kitchen / Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Television
  • WiFi in rooms

Positive Reviews

A Pub As It Should Be, Dogs and All.

Whether spending the night or popping in for a lunchtime pint, many visitors of the Royal Oak Inn raved about the pub's warm and cosy environment. All are welcome here, including children and even doggies, often seen soaking up the atmosphere alongside th

Beautifully Cooked Pub Grub.

Guests consistently described Royal Oak Inn's food as perfectly cooked, delicious, and reasonably priced. Many said they would return for another meal.

Real Log Fire Will Warm up Chilly Tourists.

If you've been out exploring the Lakes on a cold and dreary day, you can be sure to warm up quickly at this toasty inn. Many guests remarked on the wonderful atmosphere and warmth provided by the pub's roaring open fireplace. Some coming in for a half pin

Negative Reviews

Some Rooms Lacking En Suite.

While most of the inn's standard rooms offer en suite bathrooms, some guests are left without. Some of those guests remarked on their displeasure at having to share a toilet and shower with other patrons.

Some Sour Food Reviews.

While most guests reported having wonderful pub meals, others seemed to hit the inn's kitchen on an off night. Some described their meals as basic, with portion size and quality sometimes falling well short of menu descriptions. Some also mentioned long w

Customer Isn't Always Right.

While many reported a friendly and warm staff, others pointed out a notable lack in customer service. Some guests complaining over problems with rooms, food, or drink were were treated with a shrugging of shoulders variety of response.

Rating Overview

Rating trivago Rating Index based on 143 reviews across the web
8.8 /10
8.8 out of 10 based on 143 reviews