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Queens Head Hotel

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    With the Queens Head looking to reopen in Spring 2017,  join us on our journey with our blog updates.
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    Things have started moving quickly at Queens Head Hotel Troutbeck and despite a little snow threatening to delay things (fingers and toes crossed for a clear winter) we’ve now been on-site for just under a month, working hard to replace important interiors and develop our upstairs guest bedrooms.

    If you ever had the pleasure of staying at The Queens Head before, you haven’t seen anything yet!

    Guest visits to the area have always been an important part of Cumbria. They not only act as a great advertisement for the area, by word of mouth and social media, but also help support local Cumbria businesses and tourist attractions.

    We are currently in the process of creating 10 en-suite bedrooms and yes, after listening to feedback from you all, we will be allowing your four legged friends to join you for the evening (now there’s no need to feel guilty when they flash you their ‘puppy’ eyes when you’re leaving for your break away!)

    We are also hard at work developing our menu of home cooked classics with Cumbrian flair. It’s important to us that we help support Cumbrian producers, so we will be looking to ‘keep it local’ wherever possible!

    We’d love to hear from you – what were you favourite classic dishes at The Queens Head? (Let us know at

    Well, that’s enough typing for now, time to roll up our sleeves and get this pub ready for Spring 2017!

    From everyone at The Queens Head, we want to wish you and your family a happy festive season. We hope to be able to reveal more in the coming weeks!

    Sign up to our newsletter on our website , like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @queenstroutbeck ( to keep up-to-date with all the exciting things happening.


    A wise man once wrote “good things come to those who wait”. That phrase is certainly true when it’s come to the Queens Head.

    Since the devastating fire back in summer 2014, we’ve been working hard behind-the-scenes to get the pub open again. There have been tears, battles, red tape and more late nights than there are cups of coffee… but it’s all been worth it to get to this point.

    You may have noticed an increase in activity around the pub recently. Robinsons’ property team and contractors have been working around the clock and we are proud to announce that we finally have a roof over our heads again!

    There have been a lot of hurdles on this journey. The Queen’s Head is a Grade II listed building but thanks to a lot of hard work from Robinsons and the local council as well, we are well underway to reopening the doors.

    We want to thank everyone who has shown their support to The Queens Head so far. It’s been a long road but there is light at the end of the tunnel. 

    We know there have been a lot of questions about when we will be reopening again. Whilst we can’t reveal the exact date yet we can confirm that next spring The Queens Head will, literally, rise from the ashes.

    Sign up to our newsletter on our website, like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter @queenstroutbeck ( to keep up-to-date with all the exciting things happening.

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    About The Queens Head

    About The Queens Head

    Currently closed for refurbishment, The Queens Head, a former 17th century coaching inn, nestled on the side of the fells over looking the Troutbeck Valley, four miles from Ambleside and three miles form Windermere, boasts unsurpassed views of Garburn Pass, High Street and 111 Bell Ridge.
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    Located 4 miles from Ambleside and Windermere and nestled on the side of the fells which overlook the Troutbeck Valley stands The Queens Head, a 17th century coaching inn.

    Scheduled to reopen in Spring 2017, the new Queens Head will feature a large drinking area with cosy dining areas and 10 newly-refurbished en-suite guest bedrooms providing the perfect base for guests to Cumbria and, of course, their four legged companions. 

    Renowned for serving some of the finest food in the area, The Queens Head’s new menu will highlight a mixture of homely classic pub food with a Cumbrian flair.

    So, whether stopping by for a pint of one of Robinsons award-winning cask ales, enjoying some wholesome home-cooked food or staying the night, you are always guaranteed to receive a warm Lakeland welcome when visiting the Queens Head.

    Don’t forget to keep up-to-date with the latest news and offers from us by signing up to our newsletter at the bottom of our site!

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    Whilst we get up-and-running again, here are some of our favourite Cumbria winter shots.
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