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Manesty Holiday Cottages

Borrowdale, Keswick CA12 5UG, England
Manesty Holiday Cottages
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  • Sleep Quality
    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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Valparaiso, Florida
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46 reviews 46 reviews
27 hotel reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We two couples traveled from the U.S. to enjoy England's Lake District. We couldn't have picked a more perfect place to stay than Manesty Cottages. With such a variety of walks from our doorstep or a short bus ride away, and Keswick nearby for anything we might need from 'the city', we were all set. Our hosts were most welcoming... More 

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Sheffield, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stayed for 10 days in Cockelty Howe Stable Loft. Brilliant apartment, well equipped and fantastic views from front bedroom, kitchen and sitting room. Kitchen was well equipped for self catering with oven, grill, microwave (all separate), dishwasher, fridge and freezer. There were enough pots and pans too. Water was hot and showers had good water pressure. Bed was very comfortable... More 

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Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

This was my 1st ever stay on the Lake District and I can honestly say I enjoyed every moment of it we started in the luxury cocklety how byre a converted barn house which is beautifully decorated with wooden beams and roof windows it's full of character- a wooded area sits at the back of the property with a small... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

This is my first time visiting the Lake District and hopefully not the last. I very much enjoyed our stay at Manesty, the owners were super accommodating and very thorough when showing us around, making sure that everything was covered from where to find instruction manuals to where our shoes should be kept. After that, we were set to go!... More 

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

What a brilliant 3 nights I have just spent staying in such an amazing place. The location is brilliant, peaceful and out of the way but close enough to local facilities if need be. Alan, the owner, and his family were wonderful and done everything possible to make sure our stay was as comfortable as possible. The hut we stayed... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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55 reviews 55 reviews
27 hotel reviews
145 helpful votes 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2014

This is a difficult review for me to write as the owners were more than accommodating and friendly, however this is OUR experience, others will differ. We arrived later than we had wished so just wanted to get settled a quick bite to eat and rest after a long journey. We paid the remaining money owed plus £20 returnable deposit... More 

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London, England, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
7 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2014

Great location out of town but still close enough. Very comfortable. This place was unique in the way they have provided information about restaurants, menus, walks, and other activities in a folder that you can look at at your leisure. Alan pointed out many things to see and do while we were here, and kept us informed about bad weather... More 

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Carlisle, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2014

Manesty Cottages - a little haven of peace and tranquillity in the most beautiful part of the Country. The Cottages are very well presented and all amenities are easily accessible. Alan and Cheryl are very welcoming, friendly and helpful hosts. The Cottages are located in the most perfect part of the Lake District where the loveliest walks are in abundance... More 

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Preston, Lancashire.
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39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2013

Stayed in the studio flat for two nights at the end of July and it was great. The flat was clean and the bed large and comfortable. The views from the window were amazing. We enjoyed the close proximity to Catbells and Keswick and the tariff was highly reasonable. Would certainly stay again.

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Glasgow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2013

Just returned from a week staying in Youdale Knot Holiday Caravan at Manesty. The caravan is lovely, very comfortable and warm and had hot water at all times, which you need after a day on the fells. The views from the caravan are beautiful and we could watch the wildlife from the comfort of the living area. We saw many... More 

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