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Swinside Lodge Hotel

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  • Excellent87%
  • Very good8%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
29 May 2018
“Sad news...”
30 Mar 2017
“Amazing hospitality! ”
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What's included
Free Wifi
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Rooms
Restaurant
Room Service
Bar/Lounge
Concierge
Babysitting
Pool
Suites
Fitness centre
Kitchenette
2 Star Hotel
Small luxury hotel in the heart of the English Lake District personally owned and run by Mike and Kath Bilton. A warm welcome awaits - hospitality and food are our passions, and the hotel has recently been voted in the top three Fine Dining Restaurants in Cumbria with an AA 2 Rosette...
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Grange Road, Newlands, Keswick CA12 5UE, England
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Swinside Lodge was a regular haunt of ours when my parents were alive. I understand that the hotel is now permanently closed, which is a great shame. My thanks to successive owners for their warm hospitality over many years. A lovely little hotel.

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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I would like to say a huge thank you to the hosts for their amazing hospitality! You couldn't have been more helpful or kind. Will definitely recommend to all friends and family. We did the most amazing walk up Cat Bells straight from the lodge...More

5  Thank Sara C
Response from mjbkb, Owner at Swinside Lodge HotelResponded 31 March 2017

Hi Sara Many thanks for that, the hotel is not currently open for business but it was nice to help you out. Pity about the weather having had beautiful days prior to yesterday. Take care Kath

Reviewed 25 November 2015

This really is a gem. Kath makes you very welcome. The rooms are spotless and comfortable, and the breakfasts and dinners are amazing. It is off the beaten track but like others I think that's a plus. Quiet, relaxing and a great base for walking...More

2  Thank edm1887
Reviewed 13 November 2015

Greeted by the hosts and show to our room. A lovely warm, bright room, crisp linen and warm towels. Canapés are served in the drawing room prior to being shown through to a cosy formal dining room. Kath was most attentive and brought out each...More

1  Thank daveevee
Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

Wow! This place was fantastic! You really must visit at some point in your life. The owners Kath and Mike have created something very special here. Nothing you asked for was too hard for them. I would highly recommend having your dinner there as well....More

2  Thank luccwa
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Small luxury hotel in the heart of the English Lake District personally owned and run by Mike and Kath Bilton. A warm welcome awaits - hospitality and food are our passions, and the hotel has recently been ...More voted in the top three Fine Dining Restaurants in Cumbria with an AA 2 Rosette Restaurant supplemented by a 75 bin wine list. Local wildlife including red squirrels can be seen in abundance in the gardens, and spectacular walks and drives start from the hotel's door. Seven bedrooms all with beautiful mountain views. Less
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Restaurant
Room Service
Free Parking
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
Babysitting
Concierge
Pool
Beachfront
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
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"All the rooms are quiet, with views of the surrounding hills"
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"Beech is at the front of the hotel with views of the front garden."
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"All Rooms are Fine"
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"All rooms are appointed to a high standard and all were very quiet."
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