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Cafe Bar 26

26 | Lake Road, Keswick CA12 5DQ, England
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Ranked #87 of 178 Keswick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2013
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4.5 of 5 stars
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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Cafe Bar 26 is always relaxed and chilled. We stayed in room 2 (haven't stayed in any others while it's been Cafe Bar 26) but have seen the others and all are cool, calm and comfortable. Room 2 has a charming window seat which looks out onto Lake Road. Service is friendly and efficient, food is very good and the... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Bar 26 is a very convenient place to stay in Keswick between the main square and the lake. Check in was easy and we had a choice of 2 rooms, both of which overlooked the back of the property and the public car park - could keep a check on our car with bikes on top. The room was very... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Really nice cafe bar in the center of Keswick. We parked on the central car park and could see the rear of the property. easy check in. Stayed in room 1 it was contemporary and well appointed with an on suite shower room. complementary Tea coffee and bottled water. There was a good choice on the breakfast menu and what... More

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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 hotel reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2014

We decided to stop in Keswick after our trip to Scotland went a bit wrong. We turned up in town looking for a cheap place to stay. We initially rolled up at The Keswick Hotel - a big, tired, stuffy place on the outskirts of town. They told us they wouldn't store our expensive mountain bikes overnight. So using their... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2014

We stayed for two night and although it was pleasant it did seem expensive for what you got.The big bonus regarding this place is its in the centre. The food is nice, Tapas but there isn't a great choice.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2014

Stayed at Bar 26 for the first time. I have been there many times for drinks and meals. I was extremely impressed with the room and the staff. Both were excellent. The breakfast was equally as good, if not better and the choice was brilliant. Altogether a brilliant place to stay ideally located for the town, Theatre and lake walks.... More

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Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2013

Booked a one night stay at Bar 26, double room with bay window overlooking the street. Upon arrival we were shown to a room at the rear of the property. Clearly not the room we booked. Went back to reception to complain and were offered the room we had booked. This room was OK but there was no bedside table... More

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Wrexham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2013

My Hubby and I stayed here on Monday 2nd to Wed 4th Dec. Arrived around 9pm to a warm welcome from a female bar staff member The bar area is very nice and cosy.. Got shown to our room immediately. Room 4, Very small. The mattress on the bed was very uncomfortable, and extremely squeaky. Pillows flat and lifeless. Bathroom... More

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Co Durham
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2013

Been coming here for numerous years now and It has been consistantly good if not excellent. Nice clean rooms, good wine, nice beer and a great range of snacks served in a friendly place with a great atmosphere. 10/10 for me.

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New Quay, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2013

we stayed for 10 days in august,can't fault it,really friendly,happy staff,great breakfast,we'll be back,ideal for long or short stay.it's in the middle of town central for everything.they also do a really nice tappas.

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Also Known As:
Cafe Bar 26 Hotel Keswick
Cafe Bar 26 Hotel
Address: 26 | Lake Road, Keswick CA12 5DQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Hotel Style:
Ranked #87 of 178 B&Bs / Inns in Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Cafe Bar 26.The perfect place to enjoy your time in KeswickLocated on a bustling pedestrian street, close to the busy Keswick Market Square and the shores of Lake Derwentwater, Café Bar 26 is a relaxed and stylish wine bar serving great illy coffee and a superb range of beverages. Perfect after a day on the fells or a stroll around the shops. Feeling peckish? We offer delicious continental style lunches between midday and 3.00pm, freshly prepared, using only the finest ingredients. We also serve tapas and Italian-style flatbreads everyday between 5.30pm and 8.30pm. Join us in the evenings for interesting wines, continental beers, a wide selection of champagnes and cocktails in our unique ambience. Finally, what better way to end the day than to stay overnight in one of our contemporary en-suite bed and breakfast guest rooms conveniently located above the bar. There is wireless broadband available throughout. ... more   less 
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Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Restaurant
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Cafe Bar 26.The perfect place to enjoy your time in KeswickLocated on a bustling pedestrian street, close to the busy Keswick Market Square and the shores of Lake Derwentwater, Café Bar 26 is a relaxed and stylish wine bar serving great illy coffee and a superb range of beverages. Perfect after a day on the fells or a stroll around the shops. Feeling peckish? We offer delicious continental style lunches between midday and 3.00pm, freshly prepared, using only the finest ingredients. We also serve tapas and Italian-style flatbreads everyday between 5.30pm and 8.30pm. Join us in the evenings for interesting wines, continental beers, a wide selection of champagnes and cocktails in our unique ambience. Finally, what better way to end the day than to stay overnight in one of our contemporary en-suite bed and breakfast guest rooms conveniently located above the bar. There is wireless broadband available throughout. ... more   less 
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