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“Probably the best breakfast ever”

The Winchester in Keswick
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The Winchester in Keswick
Ranked #102 of 189 Keswick B&B and Inns
Reviewed January 11, 2012

We booked in for 2 nights over the New Year period so we could go walking on New Year's Day. A very warm welcome from our hosts - the room was fine, on the top floor, and the bed was comfortable. Particularly outstanding is the breakfast - after fruits, cereals and yoghurts, the main meal to set you up for a day on the fells is superb. We have had loads of brekkies in a wide varieties of hotels, b&bs etc over the years and its difficult to judge which is specifically the best, but this was as good as anything we have had - traditional style, but at the same time inventive and very filling in the way it was served up. We will definately be back.

  • Stayed: December 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed June 12, 2011

Lovely and clean. A very warm welcome from Dawn and Ken who can provide lots of information on the area. The breakfast was fantastic. Only a short walk to the shops and restaurants. We would definately stay again.

  • Stayed: June 2011, traveled as a couple
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1  Thank Keswick12
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Reviewed June 12, 2011

Stayed at The Winchester for 2 nights. Good value for money, great hosts, great breakfast, clean rooms. Parking just outside the house. Great weekend. Would return for another stay and would recommend this B&B to future guests. Thanks for a great weekend. Steve, Keith, Jeff and Jeff. Fri 10th to Sun 12th June.

  • Stayed: June 2011, traveled with friends
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Reviewed May 25, 2011

My wife and I stayed at The Winchester in Keswick earlier this month and I can honestly say it is one of the best Guest Houses we have ever stayed at. We were extremely impressed with every aspect of our stay. The place was exceptionally clean and well maintained. Our room was on the front and had great views.
Kens breakfasts were the highlight of our stay and far exceeded our expectations and way above any we have had elsewhere on our travels.
Ken and Dawn were great hosts and we are looking forward to a return visit very soon.
Great value for money.

  • Stayed: May 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed February 1, 2011

We stayed here for two nights just recently. The accommodation was excellent & very clean. It was also central to Keswick. Facilities were great with tv & wifi. The owners were friendly & attentive without being intrusive - just the right level. The breakfast was fantastic - the best we have had from any hotel or b & b. None of the negative comments above were relevant during our stay - we were made to feel positively welcome. I would stay here again & recommend it to others.

  • Stayed: January 2011
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Reviewed January 4, 2011

Stayed here whilst sampling some Keswick walking....the couple that run the Winchester were very friendly and helpful. Breakfast was great. Would definitely stay again. Excellent value

  • Stayed: January 2011, traveled as a couple
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Reviewed November 25, 2010

We have just returned from a really wonderful 3 nights stay at The Winchester in Keswick.
Dawn and Ken were superb hosts and could not have been more welcoming and made us feel so at home. Nothing was too much trouble and they were full of good ideas and advice about where to eat out and places to visit etc.
Kens breakfasts were second to none and we would highly recommend the Full Breakfast as you will not need to eat anything else until teatime!!
We are already looking forward to returning.

  • Stayed: November 2010, traveled as a couple
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Address: 58 Blencathra Street, Keswick CA12 4HT, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
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Ranked #102 of 189 B&Bs / Inns in Keswick
Number of rooms: 6

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