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4.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   5 The Heads, Keswick CA12 5ES, England
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Howe Keld
Ranked #32 of 181 Keswick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stayed here for 2 nights, absolutely superb. Couldn't of wanted for anything better!! Will definitely return asap. Rooms where very comfortable with everything we needed. The location was fantastic for town or the lake and right near hope part which is beautiful, we didn't want to come home.

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

We have stayed at Howe Keld for new year many times. The bedrooms are lovely, beautifully decorated, with very comfortable beds and white Eygptian cotton bedding. If you stay in the superior rooms they have large bathrooms with a bath and a good sized shower. You don't get a view of the fells from these rooms though so always ring... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

we stayed here for 2 nights, btwn Xmas and new year. The bedroom was lovely, really nicely decorated, very clean and comfortable. The en-suite was also very good, with lovely smelling toiletries. Breakfast was very good, with a good choice, and catering for vegetarians. Easy to see why this place has 5 stars. Great location too - will definitely be... More 

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Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

We stayed at the lovely Howe Keld B&B at the beginning of November for 2 nights. I've tried to book here before but couldn't get a room, when you stay here, you'll understand why. Fabulously situated in Keswick and clean, comfortable and modern you'll be warmly greeted by David and Valerie who will do whatever it takes to make your... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I stayed here for a long weekend in mid-November and was blown away. Howe Keld is a great place to stay and the hosts, David and Val, are very friendly and welcoming. My partner and I stayed in room 8 which was a great size with a very nice finish and a very comfy bed. Breakfast was very good with... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Great location for both Keswick centre and only a few minutes walk away from Derwent Water. Very nicely decorated single room in the attic, with double bed, really comfortable and plenty of space. Good touches such as locally sourced furniture and lovely smelling shower products. Enjoyed the chocolates and the biscuits- only suggestion is that perhaps there could have been... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Got to know about the place thru a telegraph article. The location is very near the town centre. Rooms are very good and clean. Breakfast is great and they have catered for vegetarians too!!!! I'm one. Overall we had a very good experience and would recommend it to any and everyone.

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Seattle, Washington
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Owner, David, was friendly, accommodating to our requests, and informative as well as the rest of the entire staff. Location perfect, breakfasts superb, room was stellar (clean, modern, well thought out for travelers & their needs, ample size, comfortable). We were recommended to stay here by our Canadian friends and were not disappointed. Would definitely stay here again!

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San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

We stayed here for 2 nights in July and wish it had been longer. Our room was number 9, beautifully appointed and spotless. Bathroom included a bath tub and separate shower. David and Valerie were great hosts. Lots of choices for breakfast, if you are getting weary of the full English. There are lots of tour books and maps in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

Great location for the northern Lake District for hiking and exploring. The rooms are modern, clean, generous in size and full of modern character with beautiful woods and thoughtful decor. What brought the Howe Keld up to 5 stars was the friendliness and helpfulness of David and Valerie. We wanted quintessential Lake walks and their recommendations were spot on from... More 

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Address: 5 The Heads, Keswick CA12 5ES, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Howe Keld 4*
Number of rooms: 12
Also Known As:
Howe Keld Hotel Keswick

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