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Ravenstone Manor

4.0 of 5 Hotel   |   Bassenthwaite | On A591 - Up on Hill Blue Trim, Bassenthwaite CA12 4QG, England
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Ranked #1 of 5 hotels in Bassenthwaite
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were in the lakes as an escape for myself having just buried my lovely dad....we rang the Ravenstone Manor whilst in the area and from the first phone call we felt cared for... Alison on reception was so welcoming and warm in her approach I felt like I had made a friend..she talked us through the offers of bed... More

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our second visit to the hotel following an enjoyable stay 12 months ago. The staff were excellent, all very welcoming. I booked by telephone rather than email and this enabled me to chat to the owner and eventually sort out a better deal. It is good to have the bed breakfast and evening meal as the dinners are... More

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7 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed every minute of our time at Ravenstone, the accomodations were excellent, the room spacious and well appointed, the food, both morning and event excellent, and the location very convenient for the northern Cumbria area. If there was one complaint, it was the creaking floors above from the owners or managers quarters, who apparently had to rise early to attend... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We recently got married close to Ravenstone Manor and some of our guests stayed here over the course of the weekend. We arranged to have a BBQ the day after the wedding so that we could spend some more time with our guests in a more relaxed setting. To say that they went beyond our expectations is an understatement! The... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Just returned from a Living Social offer this weekend. Excellent value for money. Would return and pay full price (its that good!) We stayed in a room at the front on the second floor in a standard room which has everything you would expect in a 4* hotel. The view from the window was amazing. The hotel itself has history,... More

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15 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

We have just returned from a 2 night stay using a living social voucher and it was a very pleasant stay. Our room was small but very clean, I found the bed and pillows too soft but for two nights it didn't really matter. Hotel itself was very well presented, extremely clean but quite dark as it was Edwardian in... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2014

Just returned from our second delightful stay - again with four close friends - and the Ravenstone lived up to our high expectations. While Cherin and Kim are very much hands-on owners, their presence and that of their lovely staff is never intrusive - just warm, welcoming and efficient. Nothing is too much trouble for them and the little touches... More

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N E Lincs
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2014

We have just returned home from a short break in the Lakes staying at Ravenston Manor. Everything about the stay was excellent. The room was beautiful with great views across the lake and the bed was comfortable and clean. Our breakfast and evening meal was lovely. Lots of choice, especially more myself being ceoliac and usually struggling to make sure... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2014

We booked a 2night weekend break in the ravenstone manor for my wife's birthday. We booked the spa room which was very comfortable, clean and had a jacuzzi which came in very handy after walking to the peak of skiddaw. The walk started from the grounds of the hotel and has tremendous views hard work but worth the effort. The... More

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Haltwhistle, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2014

I had a 2 night break at Ravenstone Manor. It was very comfortable and I had a much needed rest. The staff were exceptionally kind and helpful. I only had dinner one night but the food was really delicious. I had a small single room as I was travelling alone, but it was perfectly big enough for me and I... More

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Address: Bassenthwaite | On A591 - Up on Hill Blue Trim, Bassenthwaite CA12 4QG, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bassenthwaite
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:4 star — Ravenstone Manor 4*
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Ravenstone Manor Bassenthwaite/Keswick, Lake District

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Ravenstone Manor is a delightful 18th Century Manor House set within 3 hectares of grounds, situated at the foot of Skiddaw, overlooking Bassenthwaite Lake. Rich in Cumbrian history, our 4 star Manor House provides exceptional customer service alongside spectacular views of the Lake, the neighbouring Fells and Cumbrian countryside. Ideally situated for walking, hiking & biking in the stunning Northern Lakes, Ravenstone Manor offers a home from home atmosphere. Within the beautiful stone walls, you will find 20 charming en-suite bedrooms, a beautiful lounge, bar and games room all with warm, welcoming fires. Fed by the waters of Skiddaw, the Manor boasts its own fresh spring water that has quenched the thirst of its guests for over 50 years. Launched in April 2013, Charlottes View at Ravenstone Manor promises a memorable dining experience. Highlighting the freshest local meats, cheeses and produce, our chefs’ craft and combine, to create aromas, flavours & textures that deliver exceptional dining for all of our guests, regardless of any dietary requirements they may have. All dishes presented on our menus satisfy Coeliac/gluten free requirements, and can be adapted for many other dietary demands, with the variety and taste sure to please all discerning palates. We proudly offer our traditional 5 course meal starting at £30 per person, or the very same menu a la carte. Local 10% discount is always applied.Open to residents and non-residents alike, Charlotte’s View serves breakfast from 8:30 – 9:30am Monday through Friday, and through 10am on Saturday and Sunday. Afternoon tea & light bites are served all day, and dinner runs from 6:30 – 8ish. ... more   less 
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