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Swinside Lodge Hotel

2.0 of 5 Grange Road, Newlands, Keswick CA12 5UE, England
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here based on previous reviews and a gut instinct and we were not disappointed. Despite arriving late, the chef waited on for us to prepare a four course meal fit for any top resstraunt, this quality of dining then ran all through the weekend. Mike and Cath made us feel most welcome throughout our stay and provided us... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Came to relax, walk, chat and eat. Complete success! Food out of this world. Rooms large and comfortable. Warm. No fire unfortunately but water and rooms piping hot. Wine list a bit pricy for us! Lots of lovely walks straight out the door. Launch trips on derwent water good fun. Mike and Kath very friendly.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We have been here before for a short break, this time we stayed for a week. We were looked after very well and really enjoyed our visit, extremely comfortable with superb food. There are so many places to visit from here. You could not have a better location. The foot of Cat bells very near and walk down to Derwent... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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6 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

This is a small family run hotel in a lovely tranquil setting. The owners, Mike and Kath, made us feel very welcome. Our room, Beech, had a lovely outlook. It was very clean and comfortable, the bathroom was a good size and very well equipped. There were plenty of lovely towels, a good size and cosy and warm from the... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

What a lovely lodge in the middle of nowhere next to a huge estate with oodles of pheasants and birds happily wandering around! The room was lovely with a huge comfortable bed! Dinner was served at 7pm for 7.30 and drinks were served in one of two comfortable sitting rooms whilst you perused the phenomenal wine list and lovely 4... More 

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Market Weighton, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

Would like to thank Mike, Kath & Debbie for looking after us so well on our holiday. This Hotel is amazing, well worth every penny from the day we arrived to going home.The cuisine is out of this world, every night was a different menu. (we stayed 7 nights). Will definitely be going back. Highly recommend this hotel

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York, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

A lovely hotel in a very peaceful setting. Booked at very short notice for a couple of nights. Rooms were immaculate and the food was amazing - the portion sizes were just right. Mike and Kath were friendly, welcoming and efficient.

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Wokingham, United Kingdom
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11 hotel reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We spent four nights in this ideally situated and well-appointed family-run hotel and we were extremely impressed. Our room was comfortable and well-furnished and the bathroom was spacious and well-designed. Each evening we enjoyed a four-course meal of outstanding quality and inventive cuisine. Finally the efficient, warm and friendly hospitality provided by Kath, Mike and Debbie created an ideal base... More 

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bentonville AR
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39 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This upscale and well appointed house really do set a standard for others to follow. The husband and wife team and staff run a tight ship and know exactly what their customers want. The rooms and en-suite bathrooms are fastidiously maintained to the highest standards, not a mark on the walls, not a worn material or dusty ornament in the... More 

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East Grinstead
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4 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We have just enjoyed an excellent three days in an exceptionally good hotel. Kath and Mike were welcoming, attentive and knowledgeable. The chef is to be congratulated on the cuisine - most of which was locally sourced. The Hotel is very well located, beautifully clean, very comfortable and is a bit like `home from home`. We were lucky (?) with... More 

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Address: Grange Road, Newlands, Keswick CA12 5UE, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Newlands
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$$
Hotel Class:2 star — Swinside Lodge Hotel 2*
Number of rooms: 7
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Also Known As:
Swinside Hotel Newlands
Swinside Hotel Keswick

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