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Slough, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This was an excellent location in the centre of Keswick. Very friendly land lady who was willing to help even providing means of drying out wet walking gear. Her daughter was an excellent asset to her and a lovely polite girl. Lovely breakfast with many choices. The breakfast room then converts in the evening to a traditional Thai restaurant which... More 

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had room 2. Beautifully clean,quality furniture, very comfy bed, en suite, hairdryer, iron and ironing board. Fantastic welcome from Sayfon, who can't do enough to make your stay comfortable. I had full Cumbrian breakfast which was fabulous and Eggs Benedict -highly recommended. Situated in the centre of Keswick. I could not fault this guest house at all. Hope to... More 

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

We have stayed in various B & Bs in Keswick over the years and the Shemara is up with the best of them. We hadn't booked anywhere but saw the Vacancies sign in the window and took a room for the night last weekend. The welcome and so friendly from the Thai landlady and the room was well appointed and... More 

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Chiba Prefecture, Japan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant is small and is popular,and I was not able to reserve the dinner until I asked when I wanted to reserve the restaurant because it was the night of my last stay. Thai meal was healthy and it was tasty . I had the rice for the first time since I left Japan three weeks ago.

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Warkworth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016

The last time I stayed here (September 2013) I posted a very positive review and I am very happy to post that the Shemara, with it's proprietors Sayfon and Richard have maintained their immaculate standards. Heartily recommended.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

Wonderful guest house . Richard and Sayfon are brilliant hosts. We stayed in room 2 which was small but fine . Lots of little touches made a difference . Tea tray was full of goodies . Breakfast was hearty and we didn't eat for the rest of the day .!!Tried their Thai restaurant and found the homemade food was delicious... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

This was not our first stay in this lovely B/B, so this came as no surprise how well presented our room was. Room number 3 has a great bay window looking over Keswick but most important it has the best view of the mountains to the South and West of Keswick. Two very comfy leather chairs and tea making equipment... More 

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Manchester
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016 via mobile

Ideally located off main high street. Lovely family who run this and gorgeous Thai food served in the evening. Recommend booking. Had a fabulous walk around Derwent water and really enjoyed our stay. Lovely additional touches in the bedtroom, extra fresh milk provided in the fridge and happy for you to take own wine etc into the restaurant. Fabulous breakfast... More 

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Goole, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

I was going to say this is one of the best B/B we have ever stayed in, that would be a lie, it IS the BEST B/B we have ever stayed in. Richard and Sayfon couldn't do anymore to make our stay more enjoyable. They are friendly, helpful and charming. The rooms are to an excellent standard, better than any... More 

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Edinburgh
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2016

Firstly, book direct with the guest house as it's cheaper than online sites. Be aware that there is a £5 charge for staying only 1 night and you pay double for single occupancy. Clean, comfortable and very central but limited parking. I was in the attic and the shower was a trickle.

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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Central location, quiet 4 star guest house. All rooms are ensuite with mountain views and are furnished to a high standard. Wide choice of breakfast menu. In the evenings the dining room is open for Sayfons authentic Thai cooking. Some private parking available.A warm welcome awaits. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Shemara Guest House

Address: 27 Bank Street, Keswick CA12 5JZ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: $102 - $109 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Shemara Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
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