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Tarn Hows Guest House

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Bridgwater, United Kingdom
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35 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We stayed here at the recommendation of our daughter. It has new owners since she stayed last year. Who were very welcoming and helpful. We stayed in a superior room which was lovely. Very clean. The bed was very comfortable, but I prefer pillows that are more bouncy, rather than flat. But that is a personal thing. Bathroom was small... More 

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

This is a great B&B which I visited in June 2016 with a small group. I stayed 3 nights in an en-suite single room on the top floor. It was quiet, comfortable, clean and spacious enough for my needs with a reliable hot shower. The breakfasts were superb starting with a tasty fresh fruit salad and all the cereals, yougurts... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016

I am sure I had read all reviews for Lake District before we chose Tarn Hows!!! And you bet it lives upto the expectations. The owners, Janet and Graham are a lovely old(read charming) couple who will go leaps and bound to make your stay a memorable one! First timers in Keswick, standing at the bus station, we thought we... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

Excellent communication from the owner, to ensure he was there to greet us on our arrival. The guest house was clean throughout. The rooms ideal for a weekend break. Location ideal for the town and area and more importantly, a free car park. Free wifi. The Breakfast was excellent, freshly cooked and piping hot. I had the vegetarian breakfast whilst... More 

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Durham, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2016

I stayed in a single room which was modern and clean with tv, tea and coffee and toiletries. The en suite was very small and unheated so really cold in February. Hosts were very pleasant and helpful and breakfast was of a good standard. I was staying with friends and the lack of any guest sitting room was notable. The... More 

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Tyne & Wear
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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2016

Great guesthouse with very friendly owners. Rooms were lovely and clean and the location is perfect with a bonus of on site parking. Do be careful when booking that you aren't caught out by the rooms without en suite! This didn't spoil our stay it just made things a little awkward! Breakfast was delicious!!!!

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Liverpool
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2016

I booked this hotel through late rooms at the very last minute. The room was excellent, but was caught out in as much as the bathroom was not ensuite. It pays to read carefully which room you want as the web site states Tarn Hows has five double en-suite rooms, three single en-suite rooms and one double or twin room... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016 via mobile

We found this guesthouse through tourist information on the day. After we decided to stay over in Keswick at last minute. Janet and her husband are so welcoming and friendly which is so important in hosts. Thanks for your hospitality. :) Rooms were really clean and modern. Good tea and coffee facilities. Great, fresh breakfast. The only thing that I... More 

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northumberland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2015

A lovely, clean and friendly B&B, close to the centre of Keswick, with parking. Our double room had a sitting area in the bay window, small shower room and tea/coffee making facilities. Friendly owners. Tasty breakfast - loved the fresh fruit, bacon and poached eggs. Great value for money.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

I can only say what everyone else says.You cannot do better than this.Our room was excellent,really comfortable bed with quality bedding.Good shower in en-suite and tea and coffee making facilities.The whole place was bright and airy and tastefully decorated too. Janet and Graham are perfect hosts,really friendly and helpful.The off street parking at the rear is good as in busy... More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tarn Hows is a traditional Victorian residence situated in a quiet location only a few minutes walk from the town centre, lake and all amenities. Keswick is the perfect base for your Lake District stay, and if you enjoy freshly- cooked local produce, comfortable, stylish and elegant accommodation with excellent service and hospitality, then Tarn Hows Guest House is the place for you. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tarn Hows Guest House

Address: 3 - 5 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4DH, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: $43 - $54 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Tarn Hows Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 9
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