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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Reviewed yesterday NEW

This place surpassed all of our expectations. Hosts were welcoming yet unobtrusive. The building itself was glorious and was restored beautifully. Décor was understated but traditional and personal to the local area (think lots of pictures of sheep!). It seems every little thing was thought out (water and biscuits replaced daily, boot tray etc.), which is greatly appreciated when you...

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Gainsborough, United Kingdom
INNKEEPER’S FAVOURITE REVIEW
Reviewed 25 September 2016

Stayed here for 2 nights recently, Karen & Richard are fantastic hosts, always willing to please and their help with knowledge of the local area was good. The breakfast was amazing if a little large but it's always better to have more than not enough and there was plenty to choose from. The room we stayed in was lovely and...

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Thank you for this very positive feedback about your 3 nights with us here at Clarence House. We do serve a large, high quality cooked breakfast with local ingredients but if guests request smaller portions we do of course oblige. Best Wishes Karen & Richard

Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have visited the Lakes several times but this was the first time staying at Clarence House, needless to say we will never stay anywhere else now we have found this perfect B&B. Richard and Karen were very welcoming and helped us to settle in very quickly after a long drive. Richard's knowledge and expertise of the high fells were...

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Wigan, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Richard & Karen made us so welcome. We visited Clarence House as a family on Friday 27th Jan for 2 nights and stayed in 1 double room and 1 twin room. Our rooms & bathrooms were exceptionally clean. The beds were the comfiest ever. The rooms were furnished to a very high standard and were spacious. We would highly recommend...

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Sharon Thank you so much for coming to stay with us with your family and for going to the trouble to post this really kind review. It was a genuine pleasure for us to have all you as our guests for the weekend and we're delighted to hear that it was such an enjoyable experience for you all. We...

Whitby, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Richard and Karen made us feel at home immediately upon arrival. Nothing is to much trouble for them, from recommending places to eat to helping you plan your daily walk. The room was really comfortable and equipped perfectly. Breakfast was Devine and really set you up for the day. We loved the fact that they bounce off each other and...

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Heather & Mark We are really pleased to hear that you enjoyed your weekend here at Clarence House. We are really grateful to you for this fantastic review and thank you also for booking to come back again in the Summer. We take real personal pride in trying our very best to offer a warm welcome and high quality...

Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We stayed at Clarence House for 3 nights over New Year and were very pleased we did. Richard and Karen are lovely welcoming hosts, always pleased to help, with a good knowledge of where to visit, in and around Keswick, as well as offering experienced advice on places to walk. Breakfast was excellent each morning with a good choice of...

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Amanda & Derek Thank you very much for this great review about your New Years break with us here at Clarence House. It's a genuine pleasure for us to have such friendly and considerate guests and very satisfying to read that you appreciated our hospitality and service. It would be lovely to welcome you back to Clarence House again...

Preston, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We enjoyed a relaxing and comfortable weekend at Clarence House and were really impressed with the hospitality offered by Richard and Karen. We booked directly with them and got the best price, you pay extra to book through the big online sites.They were so friendly and helpful and Karen's breakfasts were fantastic - a real treat. Richard gave us some...

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

We would like to express our gratitude for this wonderful review and for choosing Clarence House for your weekend break in Keswick. It would be lovely to welcome you back in 2017 and thank you spreading the word about "booking direct". It gives our customers the best deal for their hard-earned money and supports small businesses like ours. Best Wishes...

Stoke-on-trent
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Just returned from a weekend in Keswick. You can't wrong with The Lakes and you'll be hard pressed to find a better Guest house than Clarence House, lovely room and a great breakfast, it's a credit to Karen and Richard who make you feel very welcome.

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Thank you so much for this this positive review about your weekend stay with us. We are just a small family business but we try our best to offer a good service and make all our guests feel very welcome. Best Wishes Karen & Richard

Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed our 4 night stay at Clarence House. Lovely room with big comfortable bed. Delicious breakfast cooked by Karen with a good variety of choice. Also kindly loaned us a guide book so we could plan walks. Would definitely stay again when we next visit Keswick.

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Dear Jo-Ann Thank you for choosing Clarence House for your break in Keswick and for taking the trouble to post this lovely review. We are glad that you both enjoyed your stay with us and hope that you may be able to visit us again in the future. Best Wishes Karen & Richard

Manchester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 19 November 2016

Just returned from a 2 day stay in Keswick .staying at the Clarence House b&b what an excellent stay Karen and Richard was the perfect host nothing was not to much for them to make your stay a pleasure.everything you needed was there for you.will definitely be returning back in the near future.thanks

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Richard L, Owner at Clarence House, responded to this review

Thank you for this very kind review. We are really pleased that your weekend here at Clarence House was such an enjoyable experience for you both and hope that you will come back again. Best Wishes Karen & Richard

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  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Karen and Richard welcome you to Clarence House. A fine detached victorian guest house, recently refurbished to offer a high standard of accommodation. Friendly, clean and comfortable. Conveniently located in a quiet residential location but just 5 minutes walk from Keswick town centre and 10 minutes from the lake.All rooms have been completely refurbished and are now decorated and furnished in a smart and relaxing style. They all offer quality oak and pine furniture, generous hospitality trays and free broadband WiFi.Breakfast is served in the spacious and attarctive dining room, complete with victorian fireplace. Guests can choose from a number of breakfast options as well as help-yourself cereals, juices, yoghurts and fruit. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Clarence House

Address: 14 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4DQ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: £79 - £85 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 5
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“room at back very quiet but all rooms quiet”
 of 5 bubbles brianlZ6397XD, 23 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Room 3 has the king size bed. It does cost a little more but it's worth it.”
 of 5 bubbles RayT685, 9 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I understand that lower floors have better WiFi connection. My phone struggled a little on the top floor.”
 of 5 bubbles SEG1968, 13 May 2016 | Read review
“We booked direct on their own website. It's cheaper than Booking.com”
 of 5 bubbles 282pennyw, 6 Feb 2016 | Read review
“As with most places in Keswick parking can be a real challenge so get there early if you can!”
 of 5 bubbles 698andrewr, 15 Nov 2015 | Read review
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