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Rivendell Guest House

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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   23 Helvellyn St, Keswick CA12 4EN, England
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Rivendell Guest House
Ranked #65 of 178 Keswick B&B and Inns
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Excellent accommodation in the heart of the town, a few minutes walk finds you in the centre of the town. The B+B is comfortable and warm, i had the top room (7) it was a single and was nicely surprised to find a 3 quarter bed. Hosts are very friendly, breakfast was excellent, plenty of choice, and was made fresh... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pat and Linda are great hosts , I stayed here for 4 days and loved the visit , lovely food with a great choice for breakfast inc cereal to full English . The rooms are spacious and clean, You shouldn't miss out on this place to stay if visiting the lakes,well worth staying here.

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N. Yorkshire
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24 hotel reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Well placed B&B, the hosts are very friendly, rooms are nice and clean. Perfect for a weekend stay. Breakfast is functional. There are lots and lots of B&B’s in this area so there is good competition which I assume keeps prices in check. I personally would have liked more options for breakfast like porridge, local sausages, pastries and a later... More

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Richmond, England, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The couple who run the B&B are fantastic. I needed a slightly earlier breakfast as leaving at 8.30. Nothing was too much trouble. Full English was delicious. Room very clean, shower always hot, lovely shortbread with tea & coffee making facilities. Reason I chose this was because it was dog friendly. I will book again if I stay in Keswick.

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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9 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Stayed at the Rivendell for the weekend with my mother and dog. We initially chose it as it is 'dog friendly'. We were not disappointed and could not have chosen better. The owners are very friendly without being 'in your face' as you often find with B&B's and you feel totally at home and comfortable. Location is great, abundant street... More

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

This B&B is in a great location. The couple who run it are lovely and very friendly. The breakfast is excellent. We stayed for a long weekend with our Labrador Jasper. Perfect dog friendly place and the pubs in Keswick are too. We give it a massive thumbs up. Helen & Paul Beckett + Jasper. :-)

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Me and my mate stayed here for the Keswick Beer Festival (Room1). Pat and Linda made us feel so welcome on arrival, we were then shown to our room which was spotless, modern and even had en-suite facilities which was great!. Each morning we had amazing breakfasts which were delicious! It was only a few minute walk from the City... More

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Kendal, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I booked for 10 friends. We were taking part in a charity bike ride from Whitehaven to Tynemouth and this was our first stop. We stayed in rooms 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 & 7. The owners could not do enough for us. They greeted us and immediately took our bikes to a locked shed and showed us to our... More

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Chorley, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
7 hotel reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We have just returned from a weekend at Rivendell. We were given a friendly welcome on arrival and shown to our room ( Room 3). It was spacious and spotless. A family room with 3 beds and en suite. The room had great facilities and the most comfortable beds of any hotel I've ever stayed in. Breakfast was excellent -... More

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323 reviews 323 reviews
73 hotel reviews
209 helpful votes 209 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Was given a very warm welcome upon arrival and shown to a spacious clean room. Also, all efforts were made to guide and help with my travels and was very impressed with the breakfast and the welcoming atmosphere. Would recommend for walkers and all ages. I look forward to returning soon

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Address: 23 Helvellyn St, Keswick CA12 4EN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivendell Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7

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