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The Cartwheel Guest House

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Traditional guest house within walking distance of Keswick town centre, the Cartwheel is an excellent base for exploring the northern Lakes. Nigel & Debra are really excellent hosts, welcoming and interested in their guests but never intrusive. The rooms are comfortable, well decorated and spotlessly...More

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Response from DebraBromley, Owner at The Cartwheel Guest HouseResponded 2 January 2018

Thank you. hope you have recovered from your knee injury!Glad you found us good company and were comfortable at The Cartwheel - looking forward to seeing you again in the future, Kind regards, Nigel and Debra.

Reviewed 1 November 2017

Another great stay. Spotless accommodation, great breakfast and friendly accommodating hosts who made us feel extremely welcome, even though we were a group of 5 who arrived a little late and very tired. Highly recommended.More

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Response from DebraBromley, Owner at The Cartwheel Guest HouseResponded 3 November 2017

Thank you for staying with us again and with all your friends! We enjoyed your company and are glad that you had a great weekend walking as well as in the Keswick hostelries. Hopefully we will see you all again soon; kind regards, Debra and...More

Reviewed 24 October 2017

Lovely room and excellent shower which is just what you need after a day on the fells in the rain! The hosts were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was of an excellent quality too. there is a 'drying' room which is very useful and flasks...More

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Response from DebraBromley, Owner at The Cartwheel Guest HouseResponded 27 October 2017

Thank you for your great comments; we try to do the best we can for our guests, particularly our walkers, whatever the weather. Glad you enjoyed the showers - great water pressure at The Cartwheel and thanks for the breakfast comments - nothing super fancy...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

We enjoyed our stay very much. The room was lovely, breakfast was delicious, and Nigel and Debra were very helpful with advice and looking after our suitcase on the final day. We would definitely come back again.More

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Response from DebraBromley, Owner at The Cartwheel Guest HouseResponded 20 October 2017

Thank you for taking the time to review The Cartwheel. It was great to meet you and get to know you a little during your stay. Always happy to help our guests with plans for the day - it's such a spectacular place to get...More

Reviewed 19 October 2017

It's hard to say something new when others have described this guesthouse so well? Comfortable bed, friendly and knowledgeable hosts and scrambled eggs that a five star Michelin chef couldn't better. I kept forgetting to take advantage of the cake but I'm sure it was...More

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Response from DebraBromley, Owner at The Cartwheel Guest HouseResponded 20 October 2017

Thanks for your fabulous review and really pleased your enjoyed your Breakfasts! Hopefully, if you get a chance to visit us again, you will be able to enjoy a slice of cake in the afternoon - home made, of course and very tasty. Kind regards,...More

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US$45 - US$50 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Wendy S
27 August 2017|
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Response from DebraBromley | Property representative |
Rooms 1,2,4 & 5 are en-suite.Rooms 3 & 6 share a substantial bathroom with bath and shower, plus own sink in rooms.
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mrtc2016
23 July 2016|
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Response from DebraBromley | Property representative |
No, this is a Victorian town house over 4 floors with a large number of stairs. There is no real accessibility for the immobile and no bedrooms suitable for the disabled, therefore no hoist over beds.
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"If you are a single traveller looking for excellent value for money, Room 3 is recommended. It's a single..."
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"We had room 2 looking out on the road, very quiet tho and a very big comfy bed."
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"Ask for an en-suite as I think there is one room which uses a shared bathroom."
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"Room Two can be converted into a twin room."
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