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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We had a lovely pre Christmas break at Laurel bank.The Keswick Christmas market was on and the atmosphere was very in keeping with the season. Sue and Gary were excellent hosts and made us feel very welcome throughout our whole stay with them. The breakfast was beautiful and our room was clean and comfortable. They were very helpful and knowledgeable...

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Thank You for your lovely comments, so pleased you enjoyed yourselves and looking forward to seeing you in the near future. All the best, Sue & Gary.

Baildon
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Friendly welcome on arrival. Pleasant room, comfortable bed. Located a short distance and pleasant walk to the town centre by the old railway line (10 mins). Good breakfast. Off road parking. Would recommend for a short break.

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hi, So pleased to all enjoyed yourselves, looking forward to seeing you all again soon, Thank You for your kind comments, Take care, Sue & Gary.

Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Location was very good, being about 10/15 minutes walk from the town centre. The accommodation was very good, the property being clean and well maintained. The food was excellent and the hosts, Sue and Gary, were very friendly and first class hosts.

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hello, Thank You very much for your lovely comments, we are so pleased that you enjoyed your stay with us, and looking forward to seeing you again in the future, Take Care, All the very best, Sue & Gary.

Salamanca, Spain
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

we had a very pleasant time at Laurel B&B. I loved the homely feel of both the bedroom and the "living room", where an excellent breakfast (Full Scottish with a great variety of choices) was served. Gerry and his wife were super friendly and helpful. We also enjoyed biscuits and tea in our very room (ready each afternoon).

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Thank You for taking the time to write such lovely comments, glad you both enjoyed your stay, and looking forward to seeing you both in the near future, All the very best, Sue & Gary.

Hornsea, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

An amazing stay what a wonderful guest house. We were met by Garry & taken to our lovely warm clean room with amazing views of the fells. Everything we needed to know was forth coming nothing was too much trouble. Breakfast excellent lovely & hot everyday set you up for all the fresh air. Lovely walk into Keswick small hill...

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Thank You for your lovely comments, very pleased that you both enjoyed yourselves and looking forward to seeing you again soon, All the very best, Sue & Gary.

Llandudno, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There was a very good view from room 3 and we had lovely comfy beds! The B and B was very cosy and warm. There were very helpful and kind hosts. We went to a wedding and the owner showed us the way to the venue. The breakfast was very nice and the shower gel smelt lovely! The only thing...

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Glad you enjoyed yourselves and it was a pleasure to have you stay with us. Plesae come back again soon and bring some friends Kind Regards Sue & Gary

Birmingham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

We have just returned from a weekend break in the laurels, we was 'greeted 'by a lady who after we knocked the door and introduced ourselves left us standing on the steps way without saying a word before wondering off into the kitchen to get our room key, gave us the key and told us what room we was in,...

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hi there, Sorry to hear that the initial greeting was below standard and we have spoken to the people concerned. The lady had just hurt her back which is why the standard slipped a little. I note your other comments, saying that you could not fault anything else and we are happy that you enjoed yourselves. I will try and...

Bairnsdale, Australia
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Room was very clean and set up nicely with all the needed facilities. Hosts were very friendly and helpful and provided advice on sightseeing and eating places in the district. Breakfasts had a good variety of choices available including cooked meals. Ample off street parking at rear of property.

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Can I thank you for your kind comments and we would love to see you again soon Hope you enjoyed the rest of your holiday Kind Regards Gary & Sue

Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I recently stayed for two nights at the Laurel Bank during a short photo workshop. The B&B is located in a quiet area only a short walk from the centre of town. The Laurel also has the benefit of private car parking. The hosts were both lovely and allowed me to check in early. The room was very nice and...

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hi There, We are pleased that you enjoed staying at our Guesthouse and we look forward to seeing you again. I hope the early morning photo shoots were worth the effort of getting out of bed in the dark! Kind Regards Sue & Gary

Reviewed 22 October 2016

We arrived to Gary and Sue, who introduced themselves and showed us to our room. We felt very welcomed and free to ask any questions. Breakfast was lovely, definitely set us up for our days in Keswick and surrounding areas! Gary and Sue could not be more helpful, as well as making us feel as though we could come and...

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GaryLovatt0506, Owner at Laurel Bank B&B, responded to this review

Hi, Many Thanks for your lovely review, we are delighted that you enjoyed your stay with us, you are most welcome anytime, looking forward to seeing you both soon, All the very best, Sue & Gary.

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Breakfast
About the property
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
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  • Free Breakfast
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Laurel Bank B&B is a charming family run bed and breakfast situated close to Keswick town centre. The proprietors Gary & Susan Lovatt (Oct 2014) moved up from Lytham St Annes. Gary has extensive Knowledge of the Lake District and has been on top of EVERY Mountian in England over 2000 feet. Five en-suite bedrooms provide accommodation to suit everyone's taste and pocket as there are two Superior double/twin rooms that can also be used as family rooms, two double rooms offering cosy comfortable accomodation at sensible prices and one ground floor double that accommodates a single person (supplement charged).Free wifi throughout the property and ample on-site free parking plus complimentary hot drinks and toiletries are just a few of the benefits of staying at Laurel Bank.Full English Breakfast or lighter options are included in the tarrif and special diets catered for. WE ARE DOG FRIENDLY. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Laurel Bank B&B

Address: Laurel Bank Penrith Road, Keswick CA12 4LJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: £61 - £75 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Laurel Bank B&B 4*
Number of rooms: 5
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“Rm 2 looked over a back yard but behind it was a lovely view of the mountains. Rm 3 looked on to the main road, but it was nice!”
 of 5 bubbles RICHARDANDMAIR, 6 Nov 2016 | Read review
“We were on the ground floor which was excellent”
 of 5 bubbles MalcandJoan, 19 Oct 2016 | Read review
“The rooms are typically English B&B (i.e. small). If you're traveling with lots of luggage you might want to request their largest.”
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 of 5 bubbles salpal555, 21 Sep 2016 | Read review
“All rooms lovely”
 of 5 bubbles dianeandjohn2016, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“Rooms 3 and 4 are at the top of the house so quite a few stairs to climb.”
 of 5 bubbles janeh459, 11 Sep 2016 | Read review
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