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Powe House

Certificate of Excellence
| Portinscale, Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RW, England
Powe House
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4.5 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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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Powe House has to be one of our best finds in the Lake District. Andrew & Helen are the most delightful hosts, the rooms are fabulous, modern and tastefully decorated to a very high standard, and the breakfasts are just great, their "Full English" sets you up for a full day out on the hills. Positioned only a short wall... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautifully restored manor house. Boutique style bedrooms with well fitted out densities. L'occitane toiletries so felt spoilt. Breakfast was the best with fantastic local Cumberland sausage. Good access to Derwentwater and walks. Would definitely recommend this for couples.

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Cottingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 3 nights for a 1st, experimental, mini break after illness which has severely limited my husband's mobility. The hotel owner was very helpful and considerate in an unobtrusive way, so we soon relaxed. The accommodation, food and setting were all excellent, and the sun shone every day -- so we were very pleased we'd made the effort... More 

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Situated in a lovely, quiet little village a mile from Keswick with pub offering some local ales just meters away. Can start & finish walk round Derwent Water from here. Room was clean, warm & inviting with comfortable bed and power shower plus tea/coffee making facilities. Full English was quality, hot & plentiful. Host Andrew is friendly, welcoming, helpful &... More 

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4 hotel reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

My girlfriend and I recently stayed in this B&B and loved it!! The B&B is situated in a breathtakingly beautiful area surrounded by fells and mountains, We stayed in room 2 which has a wonderful view of Skiddaw. The room was very clean and tidy with a very powerful shower, including L'occitane shampoo and condition which my girlfriend loves .The... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
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40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015

My husband and I with our teenage son stayed here for two nights at half-term in a double and a single room respectively. It was a very pleasant stay in good quality rooms with a nicely cooked breakfast. The location was very convenient for walking or driving into Keswick (take a torch if you are walking in the dark; we... More 

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Durham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Stayed a couple of nights in mid November with my partner(romantic weekend), could quite easily have stayed longer. Lovely welcome on arrival, rooms were very well decorated and equipped. Excellent breakfast, one of the best I've had in the Lake district. Great relaxing walk to Keswick (about a mile) for a wide choice of bars and restaurants but you needn't... More 

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19 hotel reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

A really comfortable, welcoming guest house. Very quiet. Well maintained. Rooms were excellent and well equipped. Breakfast was very good with a nice choice of food. Only a short walk from Keswick. Two minutes from the nearest pub which sold nice food. Would stay again.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Can't fault this B & B in a beautiful house, ideal for exploring the Lakes in a quiet but accessible location near Keswick. Friendly, helpful owners, comfortable room with lovely view and really excellent breakfast. Also we had a great evening meal at 'The Chalet' nearby. You won't regret booking a room here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2014

Stayed here at the beginning of October for a couple of nights. A friendly welcome greeted us after which we were shown to our room which was on the ground floor. Very tastefully decorated, a modern room with a large bed, modern furniture, tea and coffee facilities with a normal sized kettle, flat screen TV, radio alarm clock and a... More 

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