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Lake View Guest House

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Durham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 August 2015

Booked his hotel last minute, and I'm amazed it was still available after staying! We were welcomed by Catherine upon arrival who showed us round, and showed us to our room, we stayed in room 3, and had an excellent view of the lake. The room itself was spotless and huge, the room was well equate and had a large...

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Reviewed 23 July 2015

What a fantastic stay! This home from home gem is close to Keswick town centre with easy access to local attractions/walks. Catherine and Stewart's warm hospitality is first class! Their attention to detail meant we wanted for nothing. By far, the best B&B we've ever visited. Will definitely go back and have already recommended it to friends. Thank you so...

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Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 17 June 2015 via mobile

Our first visit and nothing to fault. This is a special place - quality in every way. Extremely pleasant hosts and just the right balance of personal attention. Would definitely recommend and will be our first choice on returning to the area.

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Singapore
Reviewed 3 June 2015

Catherine and Stewart are the perfect hosts. Catherine's a great cook and we had the best dinner meal ever. No view from this BB but she more than makes up for this with attention to all the little details that make her guests feel welcome and special. Location is also quite convenient and walkable to Keswick town centre.

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1Thank catesoo
Reviewed 2 June 2015 via mobile

Just spent a wonderful long weekend at Lakeview, location was brilliant a scenic 15 minute walk into keswick or a 2 minute drive taxis are around £5.00 back from keswick and run until late. Also a nice country pub that serves food a minute walk away. We stayed in the superior room which was beautiful with great views of the...

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Mainz, Germany
Reviewed 29 May 2015

The fact that I'm writing this review a whole year after our stay says enough already. It'll never be out of mind since everything was absolutely spot on: welcome, breakfast (!!!), views, tranquility and atmosphere were second to None - most definitely my favourite B&B, worth a recommending. Stayed there on our concert tour through the North of England. We...

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Thank Werner S
Reviewed 17 May 2015

This is the best B&B my husband and I have ever stayed in. IngrAtiate and Catherine are so welcoming and generous. Room was lovely, comfortable and spacious. Had such a lovely weekend here. Can't recommend highly enough. We will definitely th be back!

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Thank Alison O
Reviewed 4 May 2015 via mobile

We arrived late to a very warm welcome from Stuart and were shown to a beautifully appointed and homely room. We had a fantastic sleep and then went downstairs to a delicious breakfast. We ate our evening meal there on the Saturday night; a great decision as the food was first class and unbelievable value. We really enjoyed our weekend...

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Thank Sam C
Manchester
Reviewed 27 April 2015

We have just returned from a relaxing break at this stunning property with a lake view. The owners Catherine and Stuart are so warm, welcoming, friendly and helpful and really made us feel at home. The rooms are immaculate and beautifully decorated and we felt like royalty sleeping in such a huge comfortable bed. I wish I could take the...

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Leyland, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 26 April 2015

This was our first visit to this lovely Guest House and hope to return soon. Catherine welcomed us with tea and delicious home-made cake when we arrived and we immediately felt at home. Our room (no 1) was perfect, wonderful comfy bed, well equipped spacious bathroom, beautifully decorated and with a view over the Lake. Everywhere is spotlessly clean. Breakfast...

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
A fine Edwardian house situated in the heart of Portinscale enjoying an elevated south facing location overlooking lake and fells. Three comfortably furnished rooms offer ensuite facilities. Relax in the sitting room after wonderful home cooked food. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lake View Guest House

Address: Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RD, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Portinscale
Price Range: $128 - $152 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Lake View Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 3
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“Front room was excellent. Bathtroom wasn't frosted glass so remember those shutters.”
 of 5 bubbles LancsV, 6 Dec 2016 | Read review
“The front rooms enjoy nice views.”
 of 5 bubbles CScheidlinger, 1 Oct 2016 | Read review
“If it is an option, I think it is worth paying a little extra for the front room for space and views.”
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 of 5 bubbles HertfordshireIsabel, 7 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Our room faced the front and had a lovely view of the lake from the front windows and a view of mountain tops from the side.”
 of 5 bubbles AgniWay, 17 May 2016 | Read review
“Rear room has fab view of Skidaw”
 of 5 bubbles 461marieb, 11 May 2016 | Read review
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