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Shemara Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   27 Bank Street, Keswick CA12 5JZ, England
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Ranked #73 of 177 Keswick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Helen M Choppington, United Kingdom
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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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Choppington, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

I have lost count of the number of times that we have stayed here and Richard and Fon never fail to impress. The facilities they provide just keep growing! Spoilt for choice when it comes to breakfast

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London, United Kingdom
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47 reviews 47 reviews
30 hotel reviews
66 helpful votes 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an extremely well run establishment. Polite courteous and professional staff with a very warm Thai greeting. Room was just as advertised, nicely sized, clean, new bathroom tastefully decorated. Towels were new and very fresh. Breakfast was one of the best full english breakfasts I've ever had everything cooked perfectly. Location was amazing just a stones throw from the... More

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cdilks
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank you for a great 3 day Bank Holiday stay. The room was lovely with a fantastic view of Skiddaw. (Room 4) The Breakfast was fantastic, freshly brewed coffee with a choice of which type you would like. You can have a full breakfast or any combination of ingredients. Eggs Benedict, Kippers on Toast, Smoked Salmon & Scrambled egg's are... More

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Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

My partner and I have just returned from Keswick after spending two nights in the Shemara Guest House. Thought the weather wasn't the best, the hospitality from the owners of Shemara was great. And the Thai restaurant that is part of the Guest House is very good. Though it is small it is cosy and tasted as good as it... More

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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014 via mobile

We stayed here for two nights and found the breakfast was fulsome and good quality, the view from our window excellent and ever-changing, the proprietors affable, fixtures and fittings in good repair, the bed comfy rather than careworn, the location ideally suited within the town centre, near public transport connections, and the evening Thai food was really tasty with no... More

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huddersfield
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 hotel reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Been visiting Keswick for over 30 years. First time staying at this place. Booked it mainly because of Thai restaurant.Reviews had all been good. Nothing wrong with room. Run by Richard and Fon. I booked evening meal (7.30) in the restaurant ( breakfast room). We went out for evening drink and returned at 7.25 to be met by Richard who... More

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richatki, Owner at Shemara Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review, we have been waiting for it as Fon heard you comment in the dining room that you could not wait to review us on Tripadvisor. I again apologise for the mistake I made when I thought you were with the party who had turned up late, I had not seen you when you checked in... More

Edmond, Oklahoma
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

This B & B is right in the heart of Keswick, it has 6 rooms and a Thai restaurant, closed Tuesdays. If you want to eat in the restaurant reserve when you book. The B &b is operated by a couple, he is English she is Thai, and she is a great cook. Downsides- Parking for 4 cars only and... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

This was my first stay at the shemara, where I stayed with my parents for a quick break and get away. We were met by the owner, she was lovely and was very welcoming. My room was small but very clean and more than ample. We booked into the restaurant for our evening meal (Thai) and it was absolutely delicious.... More

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Bungay Suffolk
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

We have now stayed at Shemara for the last 6 years (this stay for 11 days) and as in previous stays everything was superb. The breakfast menu has a huge choice and what ever you order is cooked to perfection. The hosts Richard and Sayfon work very hard to make the time spent with them an enjoyable one.

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kent
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10 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

We arrived in Keswick on the Bank Holiday weekend and had not booked anywhere, however there are many guest houses and about 50% of them seemed to have vacancies. Luckily for us we chose Shemara. Right in the centre of the town in a lovely elevated position, we were shown to a wonderful double aspect room with a mountain view.... More

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Address: 27 Bank Street, Keswick CA12 5JZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Shemara Guest House 4*
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