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Lake View Guest House

Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RD, England
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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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What a fantastic stay! This home from home gem is close to Keswick town centre with easy access to local attractions/walks. Catherine and Stewart's warm hospitality is first class! Their attention to detail meant we wanted for nothing. By far, the best B&B we've ever visited. Will definitely go back and have already recommended it to friends. Thank you so... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Our first visit and nothing to fault. This is a special place - quality in every way. Extremely pleasant hosts and just the right balance of personal attention. Would definitely recommend and will be our first choice on returning to the area.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Catherine and Stewart are the perfect hosts. Catherine's a great cook and we had the best dinner meal ever. No view from this BB but she more than makes up for this with attention to all the little details that make her guests feel welcome and special. Location is also quite convenient and walkable to Keswick town centre.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

Just spent a wonderful long weekend at Lakeview, location was brilliant a scenic 15 minute walk into keswick or a 2 minute drive taxis are around £5.00 back from keswick and run until late. Also a nice country pub that serves food a minute walk away. We stayed in the superior room which was beautiful with great views of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015

The fact that I'm writing this review a whole year after our stay says enough already. It'll never be out of mind since everything was absolutely spot on: welcome, breakfast (!!!), views, tranquility and atmosphere were second to None - most definitely my favourite B&B, worth a recommending. Stayed there on our concert tour through the North of England. We... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015 via mobile

This is the best B&B my husband and I have ever stayed in. IngrAtiate and Catherine are so welcoming and generous. Room was lovely, comfortable and spacious. Had such a lovely weekend here. Can't recommend highly enough. We will definitely th be back!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

We arrived late to a very warm welcome from Stuart and were shown to a beautifully appointed and homely room. We had a fantastic sleep and then went downstairs to a delicious breakfast. We ate our evening meal there on the Saturday night; a great decision as the food was first class and unbelievable value. We really enjoyed our weekend... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

We have just returned from a relaxing break at this stunning property with a lake view. The owners Catherine and Stuart are so warm, welcoming, friendly and helpful and really made us feel at home. The rooms are immaculate and beautifully decorated and we felt like royalty sleeping in such a huge comfortable bed. I wish I could take the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2015

This was our first visit to this lovely Guest House and hope to return soon. Catherine welcomed us with tea and delicious home-made cake when we arrived and we immediately felt at home. Our room (no 1) was perfect, wonderful comfy bed, well equipped spacious bathroom, beautifully decorated and with a view over the Lake. Everywhere is spotlessly clean. Breakfast... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

We spent a lovely long weekend at the beginning of march being spoiled by Catherine & Stuart. This has go to be the loveliest B&B in the Lake District, beautiful bedroom ( room 1 with the view of the lake ) great breakfast in a calm & peaceful house in a quiet location but only a 10-15 minute walk into... More 

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