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Rental Home -
3 Bedrooms, 4 Bathrooms, Sleeps 6
Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England

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Very good - based on 12 reviews
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hogarthr
Worcester, United Kingdom
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47 reviews
11 hotel reviews
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“Extended Family Holiday”
Reviewed August 6, 2014 for a stay in July 2014
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We stayed in Somervell in July, and had the advantage of some of the best weather that is possible in the Lakes. Our group consisted of me, my wife, my son and his wife, and their two children. The property was the perfect size for us all with 3 bedrooms (2 ensuite) and a further bathroom. The large living room and good-sized kitchen/diner meant that we had plenty of space. The property is well and comfortably equipped. and the parking and access are good, with wide staircases and open hallways typical of a Victorian Country House.
One of the best things about the property were the wonderful views, however these were slightly spoiled by the scaffolding that was present during our stay.

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Liked best: Large self-catering facilty
Liked least: Scaffolding spoiling the views
Traveling group: Extended Family
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Families with young children
Large groups
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Management Response
Aug 11, 2014
Thank you for your feedback after your stay at Somervell.

We are delighted you found Somervell to be a perfect size for your party and enjoyed the views from the property.

Lakes Cottage Holidays hopes to welcome you back to Somervell or another Lakes Cottage Holidays property in the future.

Kind Regards,

Lakes Cottage Holidays
017687 74060
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Rachel M
Duns, United Kingdom
2 reviews
“Wonderful and relaxing with lots to do for the children”
Reviewed October 2, 2013 for a stay in February 2013

We have stayed here a few times and we never want more. The apartment is beautifully presented and the owners obviously care for it - all the utensils and equipment work! The views are breathtaking and the TVs in every room are a bonus when the children are tired. The sitting room is very cosy too! The grounds are extensive and the children love exploring them or playing bowles, miniature golf and badminton (the latter we bring ourselves).

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Liked best: The space that the property provides
Liked least: Picking the key up in Keswick from the agency
Traveling group: Young Children
Your age range 35-49
Would you recommend this hotel to a friend?   Yes.
Recommended for:
Friends getaway Older travelers
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Stafford
Reviewed September 2, 2013 for a stay in August 2013

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Nottinghamshire
Reviewed August 19, 2013 for a stay in July 2013

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staines
Reviewed August 24, 2012 for a stay in August 2012
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Cirencester
Reviewed June 16, 2012 for a stay in June 2012

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St Albans
Reviewed May 27, 2012 for a stay in May 2012

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