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The Lodge in the Vale

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St John’s in the Vale, Thirlmere, Keswick CA12 4TQ England See on map
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Multilingual Staff
Pets Allowed
4 Star accommodation
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Special Rate: £60 (GBP)
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Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Breakfast Available
Multilingual Staff
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Wheelchair access
Room Service
Fitness Center with Gym / Workout Room
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$70 - $137 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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The Lodge In The Vale Hotel Thirlmere
The Lodge In The Vale Thirlmere, Keswick
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Thirlmere
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St John’s in the Vale, Thirlmere, Keswick CA12 4TQ England
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Our third visit to this modern hotel and our best yet. From the initial friendly welcome to the bright clean rooms – the Lodge is a delight. Their licensed coffee shop and bar is well stocked – the soup of the day delicious and don’t...More

1  Thank Susan B
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded yesterday

Hi Susan B, Thank you so much for sharing your kind words on your stay with us. I am so pleased you enjoyed it and I love that you feel it gets better each time. We look forward to seeing you next time and I...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Just come back from our 2 night stay. From check in to departure everything was fantastic. Really friendly welcoming staff, spotlessly clean and the location is ideal. Dog friendly too. A great pub down the road where you get 10% off. 5 to 10 mins...More

1  Thank clairebear22-11
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded July 10, 2018

Hi clairebear22-11, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on your stay with us. I am so happy to hear how much you enjoyed your time with us and got to take advantage of the 10% discount at The Kings Head. The...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So many places nowadays seem to cater for dogs - I hadn’t realised this establishment did so and found out the hard way.. First impressions were favourable. I had a single room, small but nicely furnished- considering it is classed as a new hotel it...More

2  Thank Imjatanaja
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded yesterday

Hi imjatanaja, thank you for sharing your thoughts on your stay with us. We appreciate all feedback we get as it highlights things we may have overlooked. I am sorry to hear you were unaware that we were dog friendly accommodation. We do advertise this...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to drop in for a cuppa, had a lovely hot chocolate with my family in very modern and relaxing surroundings. Mixture of seating to choose from. Great parking with a decent outdoor space to sit if the weather is nice too.

Thank nwsmay
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi nwsmay, Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts on your visit to our Coffee Shop. I am glad to hear you all enjoyed it and felt welcomed. It would be lovely to see you all again soon. Kind regards, Jess

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed here overnight to meet family and it was a really good base for the Keswick sort of area. The room was very small and quite basic, but it was clean and all we needed for a quick break. Breakfast was continental and the outdoor...More

2  Thank love_to_travel_SB
Response from Jessica J, Manager at The Lodge in the ValeResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi love_to_travel-SB, Thank you for sharing your kind words on your stay with us. I am pleased you found us a good location for your time spent in The Lakes. We like to keep things simple and clean at The Lodge so I am pleased...More

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susan y
January 22, 2017|
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Response from Susanlockyer | Reviewed this property |
You can walk over High fell and walk into Keswick that way.Need good walking map of the area or GPS.Much nicer walk than walking along the busy road and get the bus back.
February 1, 2016|
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Response from Jean M | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend three nights, but it depends on the time of year you go and how far you want to explore the Lake District. We've been going there for years, both in our caravan and in bed & breakfast accommodation, but we... More
Karen H
December 21, 2014|
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Response from Jessica J | Property representative |
Hi Karen The King's Head is 0.85 miles from the Lodge. It takes about 20 minutes to walk there. As other guests have mentioned, a torch is a good idea, there are no street lights. Please let me know if you have any further... More
Room Tips
"1st floor at the back for a quieter room as away from road"
Aug 3, 2018
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"I had a corner suite that contained a double and a single bed."
Jul 4, 2018
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"Dont go here if you have family and take care if you book via Expedia."
Jun 24, 2018
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"there is no lift so if you have restricted mobility, you may need a ground floor room"
Jun 12, 2018
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