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Rated from 3 to 5, and meeting all the criteria of black stars, Silver Stars are awarded to guest accommodation with a superior level of quality, hospitality, service and cleanliness.

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At a glance

Family rooms
Dogs welcome

The Crown Inn is part of the Thwaites Inns collection. Set by the river in the busy, seasonally popular village of Pooley Bridge at the head of Ullswater, it has beautiful views and easy access to the lakes and transport links. The extensive bar and restaurant space includes a first-floor terrace and bi-fold doors that lead onto a patio and the river. Local and guest ales are on tap at all times and a solid pub menu is on offer. Bedrooms are smart and contemporary.


  • Rooms: 17
  • Family rooms: 3
  • Ground-floor rooms: 1

Room rates

  • Child discounts available
  • Short breaks available
  • Credit cards accepted

Opening times

  • Open all year


  • Dinner served


  • Wi-Fi available
  • Dogs allowed on premises
  • Dogs allowed in bedrooms


  • Children welcome
  • Cots provided
  • High chairs
  • Children's portions or menu


  • Secure cycle storage

Getting here

Follow A592 from Penrith. Take B5320 to Pooley Bridge.

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Nearest motorway junction

M6 junction 40
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