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Oakthwaite House

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35 Helvellyn Street, Keswick CA12 4EP, England
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Bebington
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26 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Was booked as a birthday treat as I love the Lakes and Keswick in particular. Arrival was fine but I think there had been something of a crisis in the days prior that had threatened our stay but we only found out this on arrival. That said the host was fine with everything. Overall the room was excellent and the... More 

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Thank Andy H
oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Andy, Thank you for posting your comment, so pleased you love the Lakes enough to celebrate your birthday here. Its so nice to read positive comments, we work hard to provide a good standard and for you to say your room was excellent and the breakfast was good value and of a good standard means we have achieved what... More 

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common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Could the Oakthwaite House be anymore of a clichéd British B&B? I doubt it. On the positive side very clean, modern and well equipped rooms. But, welcoming.... Breakfast was served between 8:15 and 8:30 yep a 15 minute slot. The house rules included.... 4. We require that groups do not congregate and socialise in rooms". ... Why you may ask.... More 

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1 Thank Malcolm W
oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Dear Malcolm Our deepest apologies for the professional service you did not receive on your stay and sorry you found other areas to fault us on. For the benefit and enjoyment of other guests staying we feel a few house rules are needed and most guests feel comfortable with that. You are invited to stay in my home as a... More 

Cheshire, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
12 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

This wasn't our first visit to Keswick, but it was our first time staying at Oakthwaite house. Booking online was straightforward and we arranged our check-in by telephone on the day of arrival as requested without any problems at all. If you are familiar with this area of Keswick you will be aware of the parking situation, if not, then... More 

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oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for taking the time to post a comment, we are happy to read you had a lovely stay and was able to enjoy the beauty of Keswick. Parking in most towns can be challenging but for most guests staying they seem to manage to park as close to the house as possible, so we were pleased you... More 

Skipton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2016

Situated in a good location for visiting both Keswick and the lakes. The accommodation was very comfortable and clean. The hosts provided a good breakfast and were most helpful and friendly. We would certainly love to go back there again.

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Thank kathw465
oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello and thank you for posting your comments. i know they will help other visitors when they book to stay in this beautiful town and accomodation So looking forward to your next visit all the very best Peter and Sandra More 

Leyland
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20 reviews
9 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a great long weekend in Keswick for the mountain festival. This was our first stay at Oakthwaite House since Peter and Sandra took over but we had visited a few times over the years before then. We were delighted to find Oakthwaite House just as lovely as we remembered - really comfortable & absolutely spotless. We were... More 

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oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Thank you Alison and Chris for such great comments and we are so pleased you found things much the same as before, it was a great pleasure to have you stay in our home and also delighted that you found Keswick worth the visit, its so nice to get everything back to normal after the floods. We do hope to... More 

Durham, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
24 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Our 9th visit to Oakthwaite. We stayed for 3 nights and didn't want to leave to come home. This is a top class B&B, exceptionally clean, wonderful breakfasts and only a short stroll onto the town. We always stay in room 2, superking but all rooms are excellent. We are back for New Year if not before. Don't hesitate to... More 

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Thank DebandDean
oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello our very dear friends it was so lovely to welcome you to your second home and to see you both looking so well. Thank you so much for your glowing review and we look forward to seeing you both again in the New Year, if not before. Take great care of yourselves, stay healthy and happy. All the very... More 

Bolton, United Kingdom
1 review
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2016

Myself and my partner, Phil had an excellent 2 nights over the Easter weekend. We were made to feel very welcome by Peter and Sandra. Nothing was too much trouble and can honestly say that this was our best ever stay in a guest house anywhere. The room was lovely, very very clean, warm, cosy and everything we could have... More 

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oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Stella and Phil, It was a delight to welcome you both to our home and thank you for such glowing review. It is always nice to feel you have done your very best to make sure the guests have a wonderful experience and we feel we have offered you both something of that experience. We look forward to welcoming... More 

Lancashire, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2016

Stayed wth my girlfriend for two nights, and what a choice we made! Very classy, spotlessly clean, lovely decor and furnishings. Very friendly and welcoming owners, definately recommend to anyone who wishes to stay in a high quality guest house. Great breakfast as well, very nice indeed and good portions.

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Thank Simon G
oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Simon, What a pleasure it was to have you both stay in our home, and thank you for such a beautiful review, we are so happy you both had a lovely time. We were also pleased you came to Keswick and saw the beauty around the Lake Disrict. Looking forward to your next visit and welcoming to you our... More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2016

We are both regular visitors to the Lake District and Keswick and yet again found a lovely B&B in Oakthwaite House, it had everything we required and more.... lovely touch of Easter eggs in our room after being made up on the Sunday. It was our first visit since the floods and you can clearly see the devastation it has... More 

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Thank 1linzi
oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Thank you for such a lovely review and for letting other users of TripAdvisor know that Keswick has risen and is up, open and ready for people to visit this beautiful part of the Lake District. We look forward to your next visit and a welcome to this lovely B&B. All the very best Peter and Sandra More 

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5 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2016 via mobile

Can't fault the b&b beautiful rooms fantastic breakfast spotlessly clean and and we'll looked after by Peter will be back soon . Ideally situated for Keswick town centre and the fells... showers fantastic whole experience was excellent.

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Thank mark n
oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite House, responded to this review

Hello Mark, Thank you for such a great review I am so pleased you found your stay and excellent experience. It was a real pleasure to welcome you to Oakthwaite House and i was so pleased the weather was so good too. I will look forward to welcoming you back real soon. kindest regards Peter. More 

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Oakthwaite House is a Victorian town house built c.1876 in a quiet residential area of Keswick, only a five-minute walk from the town centre. We provide a high quality service and offer you a comfortable, relaxing, refreshing and enjoyable stay. The location of our guesthouse in Keswick and in the Lake District National Park makes it an ideal base from which to explore and enjoy the many wonders of the northern Lakes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Oakthwaite House

Address: 35 Helvellyn Street, Keswick CA12 4EP, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: $102 - $132 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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