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Glasgow, Scotland
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34 reviews
15 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely two night stay in Rivendell with my husband and son. Despite the cold outside, the house was beautifully warm and clean and Linda and Pat were very welcoming and helpful. Great choice at breakfast time, and the food was delicious. Lovely touch of complementary water in our bedroom, something we always appreciate. Can't recommend this B&B highly... More 

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review. You were a pleasure to have on board. Hope to see you again. Linda and pat More 

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Rivendell this weekend,got back today,we have thoroughly enjoyed our weekend,after getting married 4 wks ago,total relaxation! Linda+Pat are the perfect hosts! They are in the right job,as so friendly+obliging.lovely cosy bedroom with en suite.The Breakfasts are wonderful,I ran down those stairs,as the smell of Bacon was amazing! As im the cook at home,it's great to have... More 

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your lovely comments Judith and Colin, it was a pleasure to meet you both. It's the perk of the job to meet great people like yourselves. Hope to see you soon. More 

Golden, Canada
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13 reviews
6 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016

Very comfortable, tastefully decorated. Excellent breakfasts, lovely hosts. Great value for money. Street parking is at a premium in this popular neighbourhood, but once you park up, no need to use the car again! We stayed for 2 nights in a twin room and would go back in a heartbeat!

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 September 2016 via mobile

It was the first time we have been to the lakes and we couldn't have picked a better place, it was spotlessly clean and we were made to feel right at home, even our nervous westie had no problems settling in. Nothing is too much trouble, all you have to do is ask and you get a fantastic breakfast to... More 

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for your review it was a pleasure to meet you and hopefully see you again. More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Despite the wet weather, we thoroughly enjoyed our weekend in Keswick. The Rivendell was a lovely guesthouse, a real find. Such a friendly couple who made us and our dog feel very welcome. Excellent breakfast, really set us up for the day and we even got a sausage for the dog on both mornings! Rolo loved it! Will visit again... More 

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Hi Helen (lab dog ) in joke I know. Thank you for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure to meet you, hope to see you again. More 

Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Just got back from a couple of nights in Rivendell Guest House. Lovely, clean, comfortable and excellent breakfast. My partner had never been to Keswick before and Rivendell certainly helped towards a brilliant couple of days. Needless to say that we will be staying there again next time we go to Keswick.

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for taking the time to review us. It was a pleasure to meet you and hopefully you will come again. With your four legged friend perhaps More 

Newcastle, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Just returned from Keswick and stayed 3 nights at this guest house.Pat and his wife Linda are a lovely couple.Their home is very clean and comfortable.It is ideally situated very close to the town centre and ample free parking.There is a great choice for breakfast,fresh fruit, cereals,yoghurt, and the full English breakfast sets you up for the day.A great place... More 

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

thank you chris for taking the time to write a lovely review. great to meet you hope to see you again. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

My partner and I with our patterdale dog spent three nights at the Rivendell Guest House. Pat and Linda are friendly, welcoming people and nothing is too much trouble for them. The house is spotlessly clean and our room was very comfortable. There's plenty of choice at breakfast time including real coffee in a cafetiere with another pot offered if... More 

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your lovely review it was a pleasure to meet you and hopefully see you again. Holly nearly pinched the sausage in you room I must admit to you. More 

Sunderland, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

A group of us stayed from Friday through to Sunday and I have to say, from start to finish, this Guest House met every expectation. Lovely couple greeted us and allowed us to leave our bags whilst they cleaned and prepared the room. Clean, tidy, lovely food and a peaceful and quiet atmosphere. Highly recommended. Will definitely be back.

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for our lovely review. You are a pleasure to have on board and to cook for. See you next time. More 

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3 reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

First time away with my 6 month old dog and partner and we booked this gem by chance. Pat and Linda, were amazing and we left feeling we had made 2 new friends. The location and accommodation are excellent. We most certainly will be visiting again.

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holly196223, Owner at Rivendell Guest House, responded to this review

Thank you for a lovely review, you were both a pleasure. Hope to see you soon. Having a drink from my prezzie you gave us. More 

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  • Free Breakfast
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Rivendell is a lovely victorian town house, with seven letting rooms. A large and light dining room. We have a drying room which doubles up as storage for bikes. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Rivendell Guest House

Address: 23 Helvellyn Street, Keswick CA12 4EN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Hotel Class:4 star — Rivendell Guest House 4*
Number of rooms: 7
Also Known As:
Rivendell Guest House Keswick, Lake District
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