The Crown Inn

Autumn breaks at The Crown Inn, Pooley Bridge

31 October 2018

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Picturesque, quiet and classic are all words that can describe the Cumbrian village of Pooley Bridge, the beautiful location of The Crown Inn. A 17th-century coaching inn brimming with history and warmth, let plush seating, crackling fires and the friendly atmosphere create your home away from home.

Whether you immerse yourself in village life and spend your time exploring enticing shops, or prefer to get out and discover the great outdoors with hikes around the magnificent Lake Ullswater, you’re in the perfect spot to experience both.


Full of character and charm, bedrooms at The Crown Inn welcome guests with their stylish design and comfort. Homely touches are all around with plump armchairs, throws for some luxury warmth and modern en-suites that create the perfect space where you can relax and unwind.

Sink into super comfortable beds for a good night’s sleep to remember. Room features include flasks of fresh milk for cups of tea and shortbread biscuits for an indulgent treat.

Crown Inn


When it comes to food, there’s a tempting menu to wine and dine over. Filled with tasty classics and inn favourites, many of the dishes feature seasonal and local produce. A firm favourite is the beer battered fish with traditional sides of thick cut chips, mushy peas and tartar sauce. For hearty food lovers, the Cumberland sausages with colcannon mash, red wine jus and crispy onions is a dish to experience.

Treat yourself to a winter dessert; the popular spiced apple crumble and cinnamon ice cream really offers a taste of the season. Full of cosy nooks and personality, sit back and relax at The Crown Inn at Pooley Bridge and enjoy the welcoming ambience as you tuck into your delicious meal.

Fish and chips at the Crown Inn

Autumn cosy retreat 

Grab a blanket, wrap yourself up and delight in that toasty feeling as you enjoy the crisp autumn weather on the beautiful riverbank terrace. Housed over two levels, it’s ideal for bathing in the autumnal sun, and with a view of the river Eamont and trees opposite, you’ll have the perfect spot to watch the leaves changing colour.

Rooms at the Crown Inn

The central location of The Crown Inn provides everything you’ll need from stunning scenery to delectable food and a peaceful room to rest, so visit and start planning your trip.

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