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Strands Inn

(formerly Strands Hotel)

Nether Wasdale
CA20 1ET

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Opening Times


MondayMidday - 11.00 pm
TuesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
WednesdayMidday - 11.00 pm
ThursdayMidday - 11.00 pm
FridayMidday - 11.00 pm
SaturdayMidday - 11.00 pm
SundayMidday - 10.30 pm

Meal Times

12 - 2.15, 5.30 - 9 Mon - Sat
12 - 8 Sun



About the Pub

Home of Strands Brewery This inn has an extensive food and beer menu of which they are justifiably proud. Fab range of around 30 beers brewed on site - you never know what you will get! Visit during the annual May Festival of beers to try the entire range. Bottles available (RAIBs). Children are welcome as well as dogs. West Cumbria CAMRA Pub of the Year 2016. Runner up 2017. Several CAMRA Beer awards too. Wifi is free - there is no mobile phone reception in the valley. Popular for Morris dances and folk musicians, walkers, drinkers, everyone else too! Overnight stays - very reasonable pricing.

Regular cask ales

This pub serves 2 regular beers.

  • Strands Brown Bitter
  • Strands Errmmm...

Changing cask ales

This pub serves 6 changing beers.

All beers are brewed in the Strands brewery (behind the pub). Range of 34 available and often new ones to surprise you! Most available bottle-conditioned.

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  • RealAle Real Ale Available
  • LocAle LocAle Accredited

    Brewery on site.

  • BeerFestival Beer Festivals

    Annual festival in May.

  • Quiet Quiet Pub


  • LunchtimeMeals Lunchtime Meals
  • EveningMeals Evening Meals
  • Garden Garden
  • Parking Parking
  • DogFriendly Dog Friendly
  • FamilyFriendly Family Friendly
  • Accommodation Accommodation
  • Camping Camping Nearby 50m

    Church Farm in village centre.

  • FunctionRoom Function Room

    Various smaller rooms available.

  • Games Traditional Pub Games
  • LiveMusic Live Music

    Local sessions 1st Wed each month.

  • RealFire Real Fire
  • Smoking Smoking Area
  • WiFi Wifi

    Ask at bar - free.

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Strands Inn

Nether Wasdale
CA20 1ET

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54.423851, -3.351774

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Strands Hotel at Nether Wasdale

Strands Inn

Nether Wasdale
CA20 1ET

Pub Features

  • Real Ale Available
  • LocAle Accredited
  • Beer Festivals
  • Quiet Pub
  • Lunchtime Meals
  • Evening Meals
  • Garden
  • Parking
  • Dog Friendly
  • Family Friendly
  • Accommodation
  • Camping Nearby
  • Function Room
  • Traditional Pub Games
  • Live Music
  • Real Fire
  • Smoking Area
  • Wifi

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