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Tarn Hows Guest House

4.0 of 5 3 - 5 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4DH, England
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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
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Stockport, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently stayed for 2 nights at Tarn Hows, having been recommended by my parents. We have stayed at a number of B&B's in Keswick and have to say this was one of the best. It is located near the centre of town, so only a short walk to the shops and pubs. We received a very warm welcome, the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had the single room for one week in October. Good breakfast and Andy is really helpfull whenever you have any question. The lake is 10 min walk away and there are a lot of good restaurants in the town (the George Hotel Restaurant is excellent).

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Huntingdon, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

I wanted a single room with en-suite and off-street parking, so I tried Tarn Hows, which had five nights available, and had a great holiday. Janet and Graham are so friendly and welcoming. Single rooms can be very small but this was big enough for me to be comfortable (I'm 6ft 2in tall, by the way) and had ample storage... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Stayed here for 2nites, what a lovley b & b, rooms are lovley and clean and the breakfasts are to die for, in nice position not to far from shops and park and so quiet on a night, we wud deffo recommend this anyone and everyone, thank you Janet

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

We have just returned home from a fantastic week in Keswick made even better by staying in this wonderful guest house. The rooms were so clean with excellent toiletries available. We stayed in room 2 which had it's own private bathroom which I much prefer to en-suite facilities. Parking was at the rear of the guest house. Our room was... More

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Saltash, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We had booked 3 single rooms for 1 night as part of a team doing the 3 Peaks Challenge over consecutive days. We finished Ben Nevis at about 4 and were on the road from Fort William by 4 45. I phoned ahead to Tarn Hows to let them know a rough time of arrival; it was going to be... More

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AV1963, Manager at Tarn Hows Guest House, responded to this review

I am rather upset that you found it necessary to leave a negative review even though you never stayed with us.When you made the booking you said you would be arriving at 8pm.You phoned at tea time on the day of arrival to say it would be around 10pm.We have a 9pm last registration for two main reasons,one so that... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

I have just stayed here for 2 nights 3/7/14. I had a single room on the top floor at the front. I was able to sleep with the window open on both nights as the area is very quite, it may change slightly at weekends. My room was clean an comfortable as were the bathroom. I thought the breakfast were... More

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

My son and I stayed here for 6 nights. I have never stayed in such a spotless and impeccably and attractively decorated B& B. The bedrooms are beautifully done and the bathrooms excellent. There is off-street parking (in Keswick this is a must), it is just a few minutes walk to the town centre and the breakfasts are superb. The... More

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Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2014

In the past two years we have had four long weekends here...and we are returning in Autumn. We have two single rooms - always beautifully presented. The hosts, Graham and Janet are superb - nothing is too much trouble. The breakfasts are as hearty or healthy as you could ever wish - all freshly prepared. We would strongly recommend it... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2014

I have just got back from a 2 night stay to take part the Karrimore Great Trail Run which took place in Keswick. I booked Tarn Hows after reading the good reviews and was not disappointed. I stayed there with a friend where we occupied two single rooms. My single room on the second floor at the back, whilst on... More

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Address: 3 - 5 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4DH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Tarn Hows Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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