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Oakthwaite House

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Certificate of Excellence
  • Excellent94%
  • Very good3%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pool
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Airport Transportation
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Fitness centre
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Pets Allowed
Oakthwaite House is a Victorian town house built c.1876 in a quiet residential area of Keswick, only a five-minute walk from the town centre. We provide a high quality service and offer you a comfortable, relaxing, refreshing and enjoyable stay. The location of our guesthouse in Keswick...
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Location and contact
35 Helvellyn Street, Keswick CA12 4EP, England
42 restaurants are within a 0.25 mile radius
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Reviewed today

Just returned from a 3 day visit to the Lakes and our stay at Oakthwaite was superb . A lovely warm friendly welcome from Becky & Simon on arrival and a suprise glass of chilled Prosecco and a slice of homemaid lemon drizzle got us...More

Thank DEREK H
Response from oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite HouseResponded today

Hi Tom and June, What an amazingly lovely review! Thank you so very much for taking the time to give us such glowing praise, Becky and I really appreciate it and we are so thrilled that you had such a relaxing and enjoyable time with...More

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Stayed from Friday to Sunday as my sister was participating in the MacMillan Mighty Hike. Lovely welcome with a glass of prosecco on arrival & homemade cakes in our room, definitely try the lemon drizzle cake. We stayed in Room 2 which has a very...More

Thank Samantha H
Response from oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite HouseResponded today

Hi Sam, Thank you so very much for a great review, Rebecca and I really appreciate it and we are really pleased that your sister and friend did amazingly well in such warm weather and for such a worthy charity! We are also glad that...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an exceptional B&B! From the moment we arrived Rebecca and Simon made us feel very welcome. Every detail has been thought of and the rooms are beautiful....being greeted with lemon drizzle cake, shortbread and prosecco on arrival is lovely touch. Breakfast is one...More

Thank Louise C
Response from oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite HouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Guys, Thank you so much for an amazing review! It is so nice when we get such nice words about your stay with us and our lovely little Lakeland establishment. We hope all goes well in the next few months and we very much...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing B&B. We stayed three nights with Simon and Rebecca. The B&B had obviously been recently renovated/refurbished to a very high standard. It was spotlessly clean and having daily snacks in our room was an extra special touch. A large choice of food for breakfast,...More

Thank 318mary
Response from oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite HouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Guys, Thank you for such lovely praise and for considering us again for your future visit back to Keswick! We are so pleased that you had such an enjoyable stay with us and enjoyed all the little extra touches and the hearty breakfasts. We...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited Oakthwaite House June 2018 and found it to be excellent. The service from the owners was great, the location was ideal with parking not a problem. The property and rooms were spotless and cannot fault this B and B. I would certainly recommend...More

Thank David M
Response from oakthwaite15, Owner at Oakthwaite HouseResponded 1 week ago

Hi Guys, Thank you for such a great review! Rebecca and I really appreciate you taking the time to give us such high praise and for recommending us to other potential guests! We very much hope to see you both back again soon. With very...More

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Certificate of Excellence
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Top amenities
Free Parking
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Hotel Amenities
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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Price range
US$111 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
US$111 - US$151 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms
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Traveller (56)
Room & Suite (21)
Dining (8)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Sunworshiper456
15 March 2018|
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Response from DebandDean | Reviewed this property |
Hi. you can park in the street Have a lovely stay
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Sunworshiper456
15 March 2018|
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Response from oakthwaite15 | Property representative |
Hi Thank you so much for your enquiry. Our B&B does not have a private carpark but Keswick has free parking in all the side streets. You may not be able to get a spot right outside the house but there will be space in a... More
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Jo W
10 January 2018|
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Response from oakthwaite15 | Property representative |
Hi Jo, I believe I have answered via e-mail. Unfortunately however we do not accept animals at Oakthwaite House. Keswick Tourism Association however will be able to point you in the right direction. Kindest... More
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"Pick any all fantastic and wonderfully furnished"
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"room 3 is on the 3rd floor and might be tricky for someone with any mobility difficulties."
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"Go for a first floor option if you have any physical issues."
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"Room five has a huge bed, the biggest I believe, and stunning views over the fells."
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