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Rivendell Guest House

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23 Helvellyn St, Keswick CA12 4EN, England
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My partner and I with our patterdale dog spent three nights at the Rivendell Guest House. Pat and Linda are friendly, welcoming people and nothing is too much trouble for them. The house is spotlessly clean and our room was very comfortable. There's plenty of choice at breakfast time including real coffee in a cafetiere with another pot offered if... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A group of us stayed from Friday through to Sunday and I have to say, from start to finish, this Guest House met every expectation. Lovely couple greeted us and allowed us to leave our bags whilst they cleaned and prepared the room. Clean, tidy, lovely food and a peaceful and quiet atmosphere. Highly recommended. Will definitely be back.

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for our lovely review. You are a pleasure to have on board and to cook for. See you next time. More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2016 via mobile

First time away with my 6 month old dog and partner and we booked this gem by chance. Pat and Linda, were amazing and we left feeling we had made 2 new friends. The location and accommodation are excellent. We most certainly will be visiting again.

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for a lovely review, you were both a pleasure. Hope to see you soon. Having a drink from my prezzie you gave us. More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
4 hotel reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2016

Our second visit here, a very warm welcome on arrival like a home from home! Room spotlessly clean... Breakfast was fabulous and plenty of choice even a sausage for the dog. A lovely place to stay so close to the town centre and the hosts really make you want to return.

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you Lynsey, always a pleasure to see you. More 

Gold Coast, Australia
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2016

Solo travel is difficult enough & in a Country I don't know. B&B was so clean bright inviting & cost effective. Owners so hospitable & helpful with advice how 2 get around the district & beyond. Very genuine owners with a wonderful approach on how to run a business and treat their guests staying with them. Highly recommend this B&B... More 

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Lancashire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

Solo traveller with dog, short notice booking, I was made to feel very welcome, very homely & friendly, Linda and Pat where fantastic !!!, good choice's of breakfast and very tasty. room was very clean & comfortable for one, no en suite but facilities just for you down the hall, close to town centre and local park, i would highly... More 

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holly196223, Manager at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thankyou for your kind comments . It was a pleasure to meet you both . More 

Godalming, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2015

Stayed over a long weekend hiking with friends. Excellent, helpful and friendly service. Good room and facilities, good quality breakfast, the yoghurt and fruit particularly welcome, going some way to counter-balance the full English. Handy for town. Would definitely stay again.

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holly196223, Manager at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thankyou James, it was a pleasure to see you all enjoy the fells and all Keswick had to offer. Hopefully see you again. More 

Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015 via mobile

We have recently returned from a 2 night break at Rivendell. As soon as I spoke to Linda to confirm my booking I knew I had made the right choice. Lovely owners, fantastic location close to the centre of Keswick and the park, we also had no trouble parking nearby at all. Facilities are great and spotlessly clean and the... More 

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review, it was a pleasure to meet you and hope to see you again. More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2015

Spent another long weekend in Keswick at the Rivendell. As always Linda and Pat were excellent hosts and make you feel so welcome. The rooms are delightful to stay in. Dogs are welcome and our own dog Buddy knows his way to the bedroom and loves the sausage treat he is given. You wont be disappointed staying here

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Always a pleasure to see you, thank you for your review. we will look forward to seeing you next time. More 

Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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3 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

We stayed here in a family room on Sun 2 / Mon 3 Aug. The B & B is excellent and Linda and Pat are very good indeed. There is a large choice for breakfast and you are spoiled for choice. Also there is a large selection of tea / coffee in your room. The family room was great and... More 

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Amenities

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rivendell is a lovely victorian town house, with seven letting rooms. A large and light dining room. We have a drying room which doubles up as storage for bikes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rivendell Guest House

Address: 23 Helvellyn St, Keswick CA12 4EN, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivendell Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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