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4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   14 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4dQ, England
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Clarence House
Ranked #5 of 178 Keswick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Sheffield, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have spent an amazing few days at " Clarence House "7th- 12th Oct. Karen & Richard made us extremely welcome. The breakfasts are delicious.Our room was beautifully decorated, warm, cosy & very clean.Nothing was too much trouble. Richard gave us helpful information re restaurants, walks & buses. This is an ideal location, 10 min walk into Keswick town centre.... More

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

Dear Christine & Michael We really appreciate this fantastic feedback and would also like to thank you for being such wonderful guests. It was a genuine pleasure having you stay with us and we're so pleased to know that you enjoyed your visit to Clarence House. We do try our best to make people feel welcome and comfortable and give... More

Chester, England, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I stayed at Clarence House with my friends on a long walking weekend - 26-29 Sept '14. I stayed as a single person in a double room with a single-room supplement price which I thought was excellent . Recently refurbished, Karen & Richard (the owners) had thought about absolutely everything. The breakfasts were superb including fresh, fresh fruit salad and... More

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

Dear Chris Thank you very much for taking the time and trouble to post this review of our Guest House and for your very kind words. It's very rewarding for us to hear that you and your friends enjoyed your time with us and we do hope you will book to stay here again, the next time you come walking... More

Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous weekend here in September. The room was lovely and the breakfast excellent. Karen and Richard were friendly and helpful. We would certainly highly recommend this B&B and will use it again in the future.

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

Dear Brown48 We are so pleased to read that your stay at Clarence House was enjoyable for you and we are extremely grateful to you for this really positive feedback. We love The Lake District and Keswick in particular and try our best to help our guests get the most from their visit to this special area. Thanks again and... More

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

Highly recommend this very nice guest house. The hosts, Karen and Richard are very welcoming and helpful and ensured our stay was a really relaxing and successful one. Our room was nicely decorated and extremely clean. The breakfasts were super and it was nice to have some healthy options like the lovely fresh fruit salad. Their suggestions on eating out... More

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

Dear Gerry Thank you so much for this fantastic review and for recommending us to others. It's really satisfying for us to know that you found everything here to your liking and we do hope that you will come and stay with us again. Kind Regards Karen & Richard More

Widnes, United Kingdom
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4 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Richard & Karen went out of their way to make our weekend stay a relaxing experience, we would highly recommend Clarence House. Richard has experience of the Fells and is able to share his knowledge, which we found very helpful.Karen made sure we had plenty to eat in the mornings!

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

Dear Derick We are very grateful to you for this very kind review. It is so rewarding for us to know that you and your friends enjoyed your stay with us and we do hope you'll come and visit us again, the next time you plan some walking in this area. Kind Regards Karen & Richard More

Dudley, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
7 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our third visit to Keswick and to Clarence House. When we decided to go to the lakes again, there was no hesitation where we wanted to stay, definitely a visit to Richard and Karen's b&b. We absolutely love it, Richard and Karen are such a lovely couple and so welcoming. Love the room we stayed in it was... More

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

Dear Tina & Mark It's so good of you to post this review after your third visit to us. It's really nice for us to have such lovely guests who now return regularly to stay with us. You really got around the area in Mark's beloved sports car! Thanks very much and see you next year? Karen & Richard More

Wrexham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We have stayed in Keswick for many years but this is by far the best of them all. Thank you Richard and Karen. You were so welcoming. The decoration of the room was lovely and light and the bed was so comfortable. The choice at breakfast was excellent. Richard's knowledge of the area was very helpful, especially as I had... More

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

Dear Denise & Martin Many thanks for taking the trouble to post this very kind review. It's always very rewarding for us to receive feedback like this from our guests. Really pleased that your walk up Helvellyn was successful and enjoyable - knew it would be no problem for you. It would be lovely to see you both again when... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

First if all the hosts. Richard and Karen are wonderful, kind and welcoming. Second the room we've stayed in twice is spot on, clean, modern and comfortable. Third the location is great and just a few minutes walk from the centre. Finally the breakfast is delicious! We've been fortunate to be 'looked after' by Richard and Karen twice. On both... More

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

Dear Col & Julie Thank you so much for this wonderful review. We always try to treat our guests with the courtesy and friendliness that we ourselves would wish to receive, so we were delighted to welcome you to our Guest House again and do what we could to make your stay a comfortable one. We hope you will come... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

Everything was perfect, from the moment we walked in to the unfortunate moment when we had to check-out. Karen and Richard are full of helpful information and made our stay in Keswick very comfortable. Would recommend Clarence Guesthouse to stay whilst in Keswick to people of all ages! Thanks again to Karen, Richard and Alfie. Can't wait to be back!

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

Dear CasTweds We have always enjoyed having visitors from Oz and you and your sister were an absolute joy to have as guests. Thank you so much for this positive review. We hope the rest of your visit to UK goes smoothly for you and wish you a safe journey home. Should you ever have the chance, please come and... More

Isle of Man, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

Great totally immaculate guest house close to Keswick town centre. Richard and Karen couldn't be more helpful and Richard was very knowledgable with everything in The Lakes. Freshly cooked breakfasts were lovely too. Would highly recommend this guest house. Graham and Helene Isle of Man

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

Dear Graham & Helene Thanks very much for this great review and for being such wonderful guests. It was really rewarding for us to see you both enjoying your visit here and you certainly had some fabulous weather in which to admire the stunning Lakeland scenery. Please come and see us again. Kind Regards Karen & Richard More

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Address: 14 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4dQ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Clarence House 4*
Number of rooms: 5

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