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Lake View Guest House

4.0 of 5 Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RD, England
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    5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
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    5 of 5 stars
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Ludgershall, null, United Kingdom
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7 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Again Catherine and Stuart come up trumps. This is our third visit to this gorgeous establishment set in Portinscale. This time I brought a couple of friends and they went away pleasantly surprised. You will find it difficult to find such a cosy place with great value and food.

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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10 hotel reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

We have just returned from another wonderful weekend at Lake View. As always Stuart and Catherine went to great lengths to make our stay absolutely perfect. It has become an annual event that we and two other couples take all three rooms for what feels like a "private house party". We dined both evenings and all the food was absolutely... More 

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Catherine was welcoming. We stayed in room 1 which had an incredible view of the lake. The room was very clean with personal touches and the breakfast was incredible. We felt at home from the moment we arrived and would definetly come again and would highly recommend to family and friends

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3 hotel reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Just returned form a short visit to this B & B. We received a very warm welcome from Catherine who managed to cope with a full Guest House as her husband was away on holiday. I can honestly say it was the best B & B we have ever stayed in and I would highly recommend a visit if you... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Fully enjoyed our stay here. Stuart was perfect host. Room spacious, very quiet and breakfast excellent and varied. Single table set up allowed guests to converse. Great value and would definitely return again.

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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Really enjoyed my stay here. Catherine and Stuart were very welcoming. they couldn't do enough for us. The cooked breakfasts were lovely and the homemade flapjacks in the room were amazing. Would definitely stay here again

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

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
3 reviews 3 reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
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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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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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*
Number of rooms: 3
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Lake View Guest House Keswick/Portinscale, Cumbria

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