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Castlerigg, Keswick CA12 4PZ, England
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Dancing Beck
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  • Location
    5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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16 reviews 16 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having done some research as to where to stay in the Lake District we choose this place. It is located 2-3 miles outside of Keswick. It is quite isolated but the views are truly stunning. Our host was very hospitable, the room was very comfortable. One thing that I really appreciated was the isolation, away from all the tourist centres.... More

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31 reviews 31 reviews
8 hotel reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped for 2 nights at Dancing Beck and would have loved to have stopped longer. It is really a boutique hotel but without the usual mark up in price that usually accompanies that tag. It offers fantastic value for money given the quality of the accommodation and its fabulous setting, below Skiddaw and overlooking the Bassenthwaite... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
12 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

I did my research before I booked here and it payed off... Just had a wonderful 3 nights last week with my teenage daughter in bedroom 3. It has a great veiw over the back garden... I could have sat for hours and watched the birds, squirrels and mice. The other 2 bedrooms are equally wonderful... The bed linen was... More

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Sydney
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19 reviews 19 reviews
17 hotel reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

We spent four nights at this lovely B&B about a five minute drive out of Keswick. Our room was clean and spacious, very well appointed, comfortable, and overlooked a lovely back garden where red squirrels, woodpeckers, finches and a family of voles could be observed. The bathroom was fabulous. The dining room was light and airy, with sweeping country views... More

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Dancing Beck is an amazing place to stay while exploring the Lakes. The gardens that Lyn keeps are really wonderful with an old croquet lawn - the perfect English garden! From the house (an old Victorian school) you can explore the surrounding area easily with forests around for walking and Keswick within 5 mins drive. The rooms are very clean... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

What a find this place is, didn't even look at any others after reading the reviews. Just a few minutes drive from Keswick & only a few hundred yards up a narrow road from the main road. If you want peace & quiet you've found it but still nicely located for trips into the main towns, it is an ideal... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Me my husband and the dog stayed here 10th to 12th. It's a cute place with a great breakfast. There are 3 rooms of which they all have their best features.... However we stayed in room 3 with views of the gardens and squirrels and with a full bathroom. It's out of main town Keswick in a very peaceful location... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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83 reviews 83 reviews
17 hotel reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

Dancing beck is truly a real find, The host lyn, is a treasure, very helpful, and kind. Her breakfasts are of the best quality, cooked really well, and served in a lovely dining room overlooking catbells, grisedale, and newlands. The gardens are fantastic, and resemble a nature reserve at times, what with red squirrels visiting, resident wallabies,hens, and birdsong. Within... More

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Northampton, United Kingdom
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5 hotel reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

What a lovely place to stay the house is lovely and the views amazing. stayed in room 3 the best room and has a modern bathroom with bath a must if walking . A warm welcoming fire on return from a day out getting soaked. good breakfast in a lovely dining room looking out over the mountains. Our room looks... More

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3 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

During out trip up north to Scotland we decided to go via the Lake District and found a charming guest house called Dancing Beck, under Skiddaw. It was well appointed and had magnificant views across the green landscape, with the Fells beyond. Close to Keswick and other attractions, it was the perfect launching pad for visits to these places. When... More

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Address: Castlerigg, Keswick CA12 4PZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Castlerigg
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