Three Shires Inn

“Popular stop-over in a wonderful setting” - AA Inspector

LOCATION

LITTLE LANGDALE, CUMBRIA

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Our View

A slate-built Lake District hostelry sitting comfortably amidst the dry-stone walls and thick hedges along the winding lane to the Wrynose and Hardknott Passes. The pub is Lakeland through and through, from its Cumbrian-sourced food to real ales. Everyone, including dogs, is made welcome in the beamed bar. When it’s cold there’s a fire; when it’s warm the place to settle is in the landscaped garden, where fell views are a bonus.

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AA Pick of the Pubs
Three Shires Inn
LITTLE LANGDALE, LA22 9NZ
Phone : 015394 37215

Features

Children
  • Children welcome
  • Children's portions
Facilities
  • Free Wifi
  • Garden
Prices and payment
  • Main course from: £6
Opening times
  • Closed: 2
  • 2
Food and Drink
  • Wide selection of Ales
  • Micro Brewery Ale

About the area

Discover Cumbria

Cumbria's rugged yet beautiful landscape is best known for the Lake District National Park that sits within its boundaries. It’s famous for Lake Windermere, England’s largest lake, and Derwent Water, ‘Queen of the English Lakes'. This beautiful countryside once inspired William Wordsworth and his home, Dove Cottage, in Grasmere is a popular museum. Another place of literary pilgrimage is Hill Top, home of Beatrix Potter, located near Windermere. Tom Kitten, Samuel Whiskers and Jemima Puddleduck were all created here.

Much of Cumbria is often overlooked in favour of the Lake Distirct. In the south, the Lune Valley remains as lovely as it was when Turner painted it. The coast is also a secret gem. With its wide cobbled streets, spacious green and views of the Solway Firth, Silloth is a fine Victorian seaside resort. Other towns along this coastline include Whitehaven, Workington and Maryport. Carlisle is well worth a look – once a Roman camp, its red-brick cathedral dates back to the early 12th century and its 11th-century castle was built by William Rufus.

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