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35 Helvellyn Street, Keswick CA12 4EP, England
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Oakthwaite House
Ranked #32 of 178 Keswick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    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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Epsom, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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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14 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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
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

Chester, United Kingdom
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164 reviews 164 reviews
23 hotel reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

Very friendly and helpful welcome, very clean and comfortable accommodation with a good choice of breakfast options. Good location close to the centre so once we had parked that was it. Lots to do in the area and a number of good pubs. What else do you want from a B&B.

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Peter Thank you so much for the review. It was lovely to meet you and Karen as well as Ian & Margaret and I hope you will all come and see me again. Take care Best wishes Sandra More

Leeds, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Oakthwaite is only 5 mins walk from the centre. Sandra is the most wonderful B&B keeper. We had a lovely warm welcome. She recommended places to eat and go. The rooms were spotless. Attention to detail was fab, a lovely little toiletry package, ironing facilities and hair dryer. Sandra served a great breakfast, we will definite choose Oakthwaite on our... More

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Julie & Ian Thank you for the lovely words and for being such fab guests. Only Ian could come and stay and fix a shower at the same time!! I am looking forward to seeing you both again soon. Very best wishes Sandra More

London, England, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We immediately felt at home when we were welcomed by Peter and Sandra. We stayed in Room 2 which was generously sized with a lovely view and nice en-suite. Our room was very well kept, clean and comfortable with a very tasteful decor. It was only a 5 minute walk into the centre of Keswick, which was ideal for us.... More

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Isa & Emma Thanks for the lovely review. I felt we got to know each other quite well by the time you left us. I hope to see you both again the next time you come to the Lake District. Take care. Best wishes Sandra More

UK
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61 reviews 61 reviews
12 hotel reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I stayed at Outhwaite House and found Sandra to be friendly and attentive. The B and B is very close to the town centre and the lovely mountain walks, Room one was very clean and nicely decorated. It had everything in it that you might need, such as coffee, tea and biscuits as well as tissues and a hair dryer.... More

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Gary & Wendy It was a pleasure to have you and Hannah & David stay with me. I am so pleased you had a good time. Take care, hope to see you all again before too long Best wishes Sandra More

Chapel-en-le-Frith, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

A fantastic B & B centrally located within easy walking distance of the centre. Room 5 was lovely, very clean and beautifully decorated with a great ensuite. Sandra was a great host and couldn't do enough to make you welcome. Lots of choice for breakfast all of which was delicious! We would highly recommend Oakthwaite House is a great place... More

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Sue & John It was lovely to have you stay with me. Thank you for kind review. I'm looking forward to seeing you both again soon Best wishes Sandra More

Wangi, Switzerland
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

I enjoiyed my stay at Oakthwaite House; it is a quiet, comfortable place to sleep; breakfast is fresh, rich and tasty; attentive, friendly service; about 10-15 min walk to the center and the bus station

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Vera, What a joy and a blessing to have such a lovely person stay in our home for seven nights, it was a great pleasure to be able to look after you and we do hope you had a really nice time in Keswick. I do remember you kept yourself really busy every day and from what you said... More

Chester, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

Wow what a fantastic Room 2 is . We received a lovely welcome. When we stayed it was so very hot, we asked if we could borrow a fan for the room. Peter went and found one straight away. Sandra went out her way to give us a great breakfast. This is a great place to stay as it is... More

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oakthwaite13, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Carol and Steve, We are so pleased you had a lovely stay, even if a little hot for you. We was pleased to go that extra mile to ensure you both felt comfortable while you were guests in our home so the fan was no trouble at all and hope it helped cool your room. May be next time... More

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Additional Information about Oakthwaite House

Address: 35 Helvellyn Street, Keswick CA12 4EP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Number of rooms: 5
Also Known As:
Oakthwaite House Hotel Keswick

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