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Thornleigh Guest House

4.0 of 5 23 Bank Street, Keswick CA12 5JZ, England
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have just had a weekend at the Thornleigh guest house to celebrate our wedding anniversary, we have had such lovely warm and caring hosts we have booked again for next year!!!!! The guest house is immaculate and caters for everything you could possibly need, the breakfast is vast and delicious, but most of all a huge thankyou to Clare... More

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Egypt
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

we had our summer holiday at Davids and clare guest house, what can I say! one of the best accommodations I have ever tried in the UK ,the owners of this house (david and clare ) are so friendly ,helpful loving ..its amazing we felt as if we were at our home..we enjoyed the breakfast the stay and above all... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Along with our friends Frank & Janet who have been here before, we were at the Thornleigh for the first time. Mine hosts David & Clare were a very warm & accommodating, knowledgeble couple. They made our stay in the Lake district better than we anticipated. We will certainly visit them again in the near future.

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted to hear that we made your stay in the Lake District better than expected! We very much enjoyed meeting you both and your friends. We certainly hope that you have the opportunity to return to Thornleigh again soon, there is so much more for you... More

Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for three nights with my elderly mother who has short term memory issues. David and Clare could not do enough for us. We were warmly welcomed and they instantly realised my mother needed understanding. She was treated with the utmost care and respect. The rooms are spotless, with wonderful views over skiddaw and fells. The guesthouse is right... More

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

Well firstly, we must thank you for writing such a complimentary review. Secondly, it was an absolute pleasure to host you all. Your Mother was such a happy, easy going lady and really no trouble at all. We just wanted to make her feel safe and at home. However, we know that you missed the call of the mountains, so... More

Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Thornleigh is a charming, bright and cheerful guest house that is perfectly located in the center of Keswick. It's a short stroll to restaurants and to the lake shore. A sumptuous breakfast is served. The highlight for our stay was the warmth and sincerity of our hosts, Clare and David, who made us feel completely at home.

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you kindly for taking the time to write a review. We are delighted that you enjoyed your stay ,we certainly enjoyed meeting and hosting you both. It was great to hear your tales from your many varied trips around the world! Very pleasing to hear that breakfast hit the spot too and we are as you say, very fortunate... More

Brighton
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We spent 5 days at Thornleigh at the recommendation of a friend .The guest House is well situated for easy walking access to Keswick town just 2 mins away. David & Clare greeted us on our arrival and made a point of remembering all our names. Our room was spotless Tea and coffee (they bought de-caf especially for us )... More

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

We are touched by your very generous and kind comments. We thoroughly enjoyed the many varied and interesting conversations that we engaged in. I know that David really missed the guys when they left and was sad to see you all leave. As advised by you and your friends, we have decided to leave the original and traditional fireplace in... More

Mexborough
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

So often, a great holiday results in a return visit that totally fails to live up to expectations! No fear here! Our 2nd 2-night visit easily matched our first! Clare & David exuded their usual easy charm and were again most attentive, especially so when they learned that we were celebrating our wedding aniversary. The changes they're making are bringing... More

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

Wow, amazing review and comments, thank you very much. You were our first guests to return for a second visit since we took over the guest house in August and you have already booked a third visit. We consider ourselves very lucky that you have chosen our guest to stay in and return to. Until we see you again in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed with David and Clare in their beautiful guest house in Keswick over the last two days (27/28 Sep) and could not have been more comfortable or made more welcome. Nothing was too much trouble for them, the room was immaculate and the vegetarian breakfast truly wonderful. I had not been to Keswick but the town is lovely and... More

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your very kind review. It was lovely to meet you and very pleasing to witness you appreciate the beauty of Keswick, even getting up early to get to the Lake for a few precious early morning snaps!! We would be delighted to host you again as soon as you get the opportunity to return. The... More

Wolverhampton, England, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Wow well what can we say. This place is spotless clean and such a wide variety for breakfast. Claire and David are the perfect hosts they make you welcome and you feel very comfortable. So close to all amenities and spectacular views of the mountains. This place is perfect. Can't wait to go back.

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your lovely review. It was so rewarding to host guests so complimentary and excited about staying in our new home. We regard ourselves extremely fortunate to have such amazing mountain views from every room and yet be so close to the heart of Keswick. We would be delighted to have you back as soon as you... More

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

We had a great time at Thornleigh Guest House. The owners Clare and David are really friendly and gave us loads of great tips about what to do in the area. The guest house is in the heart of town and the rooms have beautiful views of the hills. We had a great time and would definitely go back.

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thornleigh, Owner at Thornleigh Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind review. We really enjoyed meeting you both and you will remain in our hall of fame for reasons discussed lol! Will was successful with his assessment and wished for us to pass this information on to you. We would be thrilled to have the opportunity to host you again, hopefully in the very near... More

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Address: 23 Bank Street, Keswick CA12 5JZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Thornleigh Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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