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Oakthwaite House

Certificate of Excellence
35 Helvellyn Street, Keswick CA12 4EP, England
Oakthwaite House
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Grimsby, United Kingdom
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41 reviews 41 reviews
23 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading such great reviews about this place we were not disappointed. From the arm welcome to our wonderful bedroom to an amazing breakfast. The hosts could not of been more helpful . The place was spotless bedroom large great comfy bed great shower room what more could you ask for and all within walking distance of town. Only downside..... More 

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were looking for a B&B with a bit extra and were willing to pay a bit more than usual, so we picked out Oakthwaite and we were delighted with our 3-night stay. Our room was very comfortable and clean, with a huge superking bed and an awesome shower. Breakfast was of a high quality with various options available, and... More 

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durham
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived an hour earlier than expected but this matter to Peter and Sandra and we were welcomed very warmly and with lots of smiles and were told anything we needed we just had to ask. The B&B is decorated to a high standard and particularly the rooms, these were exceptional, the breakfasts were great and with a large selection... More 

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oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Good afternoon Shaughan and Wendy, on this beautiful Easter Sunday from the sunny side of Keswick, this is a glorious town at its best but today it really does look stunning. Thank you for posting a comment we are so pleased you had a wonderful stay and you found the rooms "fantastic" I think we forget how nice they are,... More 

Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This was our first visit to Keswick and we will be sure to return. The Oakthwaite House provided a superb stay and we highly recommend it to all. The room was cosy and clean. Our hosts were incredibly helpful, kind, and respected our privacy It's a perfect place if you want a quite and restful stay. The price is affordable... More 

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oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Adam and Heather, Thank you for posting a review, we find them most helpful and hope other guests do too. We are so pleased you had such a excellent stay and got to enjoy the beauty of Keswick and the surrounding areas. As each new year begins we are reminded of why we came to live in this beautiful... More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
2 reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

fabulous stay at Oakthwaite. The room was light, bright, airy, modern and clean and it was the biggest bed I've ever slept in! Added bonus was the free wifi. Breakfast was very tasty and there was a good selection. The hosts were very friendly and attentive but not in your face. We will definitely return.

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oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello David and Allison, Thank you for posting a comment on here for future guests to read, and we are so pleased you enjoyed your stay and found your room fitting for your stay. Yes Room 2 does have a huge bed and gives a comfortable sleep too. We do hope to see you real soon. All the very best.... More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
16 hotel reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Just returned from our 2 night stay in our favourite B&B in Keswick. This is the first time we have stayed over New Year and enjoyed it so much have booked for 2016 New Year .This is simply a delightful, high class, immaculate B&B with the added bonus of the delightful Sandra our most attentive host. We always stay in... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

We had three nights at oakthwaite and it was amazing!! Sandra was a really lovely lady who couldn't do enough very helpful and a brilliant host. The room was the cleanest B&b room with have ever stayed in. The breakfast was also fantastic with a lovely choice of cooked and continental. Sandra made a real impact on my little boy... More 

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Epsom, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

We stayed at Oakthwaite House back in September and had a fantastic time. The house itself is stunning. The room we had was very spacious and immaculately clean. Breakfast was fantastic - one of the best fry-ups I've ever had (no exaggeration). It's very conveniently located - a 2 minute walk (if that) to the centre of Keswick and less... More 

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Sydney
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

Sandra is a lovely hostess and the B & B is centrally located with parking easy to find on the street. The room was comfortable and really clean and had all you needed. Breakfast was great and loaded you up for all the walks you can do in the area.

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Leicestershire, United Kingdom
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

The ideal place from which to experience the beautiful Lake District. A warm and friendly welcome, A room comfortable in every detail and a superb breakfast. Sandra is the perfect, caring hostess and has extensive knowledge of the town's facilities.

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Keith & Jenny Thank you so much for your kind words. It was lovely having you both to stay. I am looking forward to seeing you both again soon. Hope the camper van hunting went well!! Very best wishes Sandra More 

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