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Lake View Guest House

4.0 of 5 Guest house   |   Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RD, England
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
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  • Location
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent accomadation,well worth the price charged...made very welcome and room was beautiful...set in a nice quiet beautiful setting with great views and home cooking was lovely...what more can i say? Definately return and very homely indeed

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

A warm welcome from Catherine after a long journey & arriving at around 7.00pm, tea & home made cakes a lovely treat, accommodation, room, guest lounge lovely & inviting & the freshly cooked breakfast could not be faulted. Great idea to have 1 breakfast table so you can interact with the other guest. Stuart was full of information of the... More

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

as the title suggests, we have just had another fantastic stay at the lake view. Cath and stuart are the perfect hosts. the rooms are imaculate, and cosy. the damson gin in the room is a welcome bonus. the breakfast is excellent, with a great choice of items. if your looking for a perfect lake district escape, you wont be... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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23 hotel reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2014

After a few hectic hours in touristy Keswick, we were pleased to have a reservation at the much quieter Portingscale just a few minutes away. Catherine made us feel at home immediately. Lovely room, good en suite with quality toiletries. Just four rooms at Lake View so book well ahead. Breakfast is at a shared table and can be quite... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

Just spent 5 nights at Lakeview. Great hosts in Catherine and Stuart, a warm and friendly couple that made you feel you where guests in their home. Lovely relaxed atmosphere, very comfortable rooms and great breakfasts and packed lunches. Deserves an excellent rating and would definitely go back. Mark R.

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Worcester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 via mobile

A warm and genuine welcome from the loveliest of hosts. Lots of special touches like Catherine's home made biscuits and raspberry gin liquere in our very comfortable room. Quality bathroom with lovely toiletries, comfortable sitting room, tasty breakfast with home made jam and lemon curd. All super clean and a great place to stay. Highly recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

had 3 nights here in Portinscale near Keswick. The owners Christine and Stuart were amazing, the attention to detail was fabulous. There was a couple staying who had several dietry problems, which were more than catered for. Local knowledge for walks and views was exceptional. Keswick was a 20 min walk away, which was handy for shops and night life.... More

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Scarborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

We have just got back from 3 wonderful nights at Lake View Guest House, our first stay here but, hopefully not our last. From the moment we arrived we were made to feel very welcome, nothing seemed too much trouble for Stuart & Catherine our hosts. The room was very warm, spacious and comfortable, the guest lounge was warm and... More

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Preston
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2013

Stayed here for one night - last minute decision to stay in the Lakes, and was found this place by tourist information in Keswick. Only a stone's throw from Keswick, but away from the noise and bustle of the town. Really comfortable room, great service and breakfast. Choice of two very different eating places in the village. Why stay in... More

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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27 hotel reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2013

We have just had 2 nights at this lovely B&B and are already planning our next visit. On arrival we were greeted with fresh tea and coffee and home made cake and a very warm welcome. Rooms are much more spacious than standard and the bathroom had both a powerful shower and a bath....which we used for a long soak... More

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Address: Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RD, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Portinscale
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:4 star — Lake View Guest House 4*
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A fine Edwardian house situated in the heart of Portinscale enjoying an elevated south facing location overlooking lake and fells. Three comfortably furnished rooms offer ensuite facilities. Relax in the sitting room after wonderful home cooked food. ... more   less 
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