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Clarence House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   14 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4dQ, England
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Clarence House
Ranked #7 of 178 Keswick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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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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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Stayed on business room pleasant and cosy very clean nice shower host went out of their way even left maps in my room for short walks knowing I only had a couple of hours in the evening to go walking perfect breakfast excellent quality and more than enough will be back soon

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Sunlover009 Many thanks for this fantastic review and for being such a friendly and considerate guest. It would be very nice to welcome you to Clarence House again in the near future, whether you are up here on business or for leisure. Thank you again. Kind Regards Karen & Richard More

Bolton by Bowland, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a super weekend exploring the Keswick and North Lakes and a big part of that is down to Richard and Karen at Clarence House. A splendid B&B with lovely bedrooms, yummy breakfasts, free WiFi and super-helpful hosts. They were so nice and friendly and full of helpful advice and ideas. We wouldn't think twice about booking to stay... More

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Donthemom You and your family we always be very welcome at Clarence House and we would like to express our gratitude to you for this lovely review. It is immensely satisfying for us to hear that our guests have enjoyed their time in Keswick and found Clarence House to their liking. Thank you and please come again. Karen &... More

Singapore, Singapore
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed 3 nights at Clarence House from 20-22 June 2014 and experienced the great hospitality of Richard and Karen. The room was extremely clean and tidy. Richard was not only knowledgeable about the surrounding sites and treks, but had an uncanny ability to assess and recommend those that best meet our capabilities and interests. The hearty home-cooked breakfasts by... More

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Angela & Colin It is really kind of you to post this review and we thank you very much. We're glad that you were both able to shake off the jetlag to enjoy this special area and we were delighted to be able to assist you get the most from your visit to the Lake District. We hope the... More

Trinidad, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed in this excellent B&B for 5 nights from June 6 to June 11, 2014. The hosts Richard and Karen were both very friendly and helpful. The room was spotless and very comfortable. It is located on a quiet street yet close to the main part of town. There are many B&B's in Keswick but this one has to... More

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Stan Thank you for giving us this very kind review. Thank you also for being such wonderful guests, you and Kim were a genuine pleasure to have stay with us and we missed you when you left. We hope the rest of your journey around the UK was enjoyable and that the journey back to California was stress-free. Thanks... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Never felt like reviewing a place on tripadvisor before but just felt we had to say a massive thank you to Richard and Karen for a great stay at their lovely B&B. We were welcomed like old friends and given a local map and suggestions for days out and places to eat out. The room was spotlessly clean and so... More

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Kathy & Jon We would like to thank you for being our guests and for going onto Tripadvisor for the first time to review Clarence House. We would never claim to the best or to be perfect but we will always try our very best to be welcoming, helpful and friendly and to offer accommodation that is clean, comfortable... More

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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a 2 night break at Clarence House. Located on a nice quiet street just a short stroll from the main street (5mins if that!) Richard and Karen are both lovely hosts and were very welcoming, breakfast was delicious :) If your looking for somewhere to stay, you cant go wrong here, get it booked! Thanks Richard & Karen, we... More

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Sarah Thank you providing us with such great feedback and theses kind words, so soon after leaving us. We're so pleased to hear that your 2 nights with us was a success and a relaxing break from the kids for you both! We love this area so much we genuinely do want our guests to fully enjoy it also... More

Preston, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There's a lot of guest houses in Keswick but we made a good choice when we booked Clarence House for our 2 night break. It's just a smart and relaxing place and we felt right at home very quickly. Richard gave us a street map to help us find our way around and recommended places to eat and drink and... More

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Duncan Thank you for choosing Clarence House and thank you also for taking the trouble to post this very kind review. We're really pleased to read that your stay with us was such an enjoyable experience for you and we hope that the next time you travel up the M6 to the Lakes you will chose to book with... More

Darlington, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A massive thank you to Richard & Karen for a quite wonderful few days at their B&B. The welcome was so warm and genuine that we immediately felt relaxed and Richard gave us invaluable information and directions. Karen's breakfasts are a fantastic way to start the day and a real treat. The house is clean, smart and a lovely place... More

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Sarah It is very kind of you to take the time and trouble to post this review about your stay with at Clarence House and we are very grateful. We take great pride in providing the best quality service we can to our guests and doing our best to assist them if they require it. We love living in... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

Just returned from a weekend in Keswick and a totally fantastic couple of nights at Clarence House. Absolutely perfect made to feel very at home by two fantastic hosts, Karen and Richard! Will definitely be back for more. Ideally located in quiet street a short walk from the centre!

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Roy Thanks for this great review, we appreciate it very much. We're really chuffed to know that you and your friends enjoyed your stay at Clarence House and the Beer Festival of course! Regards Karen & Richard More

Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014 via mobile

We had a fantastic two night stay. Rooms were spacious and very clean. Owners are really nice and welcoming, including Alfie the Lab. Cooked breakfast set us up for the whole day, local high quality produce used. Would highly recommend

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Peldge Thank you for coming stay with us and for posting these kind words. We do hope you and your family will come and visit us again. Alfie really enjoyed being made a fuss of. Best wishes Karen & Richard More

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Address: 14 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4dQ, England
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Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarence House 4*

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Karen and Richard welcome you to Clarence House. A fine detached victorian guest house, recently refurbished to offer a high standard of accommodation. Friendly, clean and comfortable. Conveniently located in a quiet residential location but just 5 minutes walk from Keswick town centre and 10 minutes from the lake.All rooms have been completely refurbished and are now decorated and furnished in a smart and relaxing style. They all offer quality oak and pine furniture, generous hospitality trays and free broadband WiFi.Breakfast is served in the spacious and attarctive dining room, complete with victorian fireplace. Guests can choose from a number of breakfast options as well as help-yourself cereals, juices, yoghurts and fruit. ... more   less 
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