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Ravenstone Lodge Hotel
Ranked #2 of 5 Hotels in Bassenthwaite
Certificate of Excellence
blyth, england
Level 4 Contributor
23 reviews
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“Lovely and peaceful”
Reviewed 24 May 2014

It's the first time we have visited here and we weren't disappointed. Very easy access to Keswick and other towns. The room was clean, if not a little small. However, for the length of time we were in the room, it had exactly what we needed. Walls a little thin so could hear next door, but to be expected really in a little place like this. Didn't cause any problems though. Breakfast was lovely, with choices of cereal, bread, croissants etc and also the options for hot breakfast. The staff were lovely and very polite.

Room Tip: We stayed in room 3 which was a small double. This was at the back of the hotel so quite quiet.
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  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 23 May 2014

We stayed in Cockermouth our 1st night then travelled to Keswick for our second night. We thought Ravenstone was " nice" but it didn't blow us away. Whilst in our room the fire alarm went off four times - I had to get out the bath and start getting dressed which was a pain. We went to the Italian Restaurant which was a little drive away in the evening. Brekki was lovely and good selection. over all we had a great trip.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Peebles, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 22 May 2014

We stayed here for three nights. Beautiful views and good walks from the hotel. The superior room we had was a little dark (small window) and not large but was well equipped. Staff were very friendly and helpful

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Reviewed 19 May 2014 via mobile

We had a very pleasant 3 days here. Staff were very pleasant and efficient. Rooms 9 and 6 are roomy and comfortable. Other rooms ara fairly small for doubles. Food was excellent a dormir good value. We would stay here again.

  • Stayed May 2014
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Wigton, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 18 May 2014

We stayed at ravenstone lodge 16th&17th of May for my 70 birthday. Manageress Rachael and her staff were lovely. Room and food brilliant. Situated six miles from Keswick Ravenstone gives visitors easy access to the Lake District,with lovely walks nearby. We will return to this lovely hotel.

Room Tip: Superior room lovely. Because the hotel is in a quiet location no noise at all.
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Huddersfield, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 1 May 2014

My husband took me to Ravenstone Lodge for a surprise birthday weekend. It was fantastic, the hotel setting was beautiful, our room (room 9) was lovely, there are 2 areas to eat, the Stables bistro and the Restaurant. The chef is amazing and we had 2 lovely evening meals, served by great staff, especially Martin who was very attentive. Breakfast is served in the restaurant and we both enjoyed Eggs Benedict each morning. The owners were there when we stayed and were a lovely couple, we were made to feel very welcome and will be back later in the year for definite.

Room Tip: Room 9, very spacious with windows on 2 sides. large bathroom with walk in shower area.
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  • Stayed April 2014, travelled as a couple
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Armagh
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Reviewed 29 April 2014

We stayed in Ravenstone on April15 whilst on a visit to the Lake District. Everything about this place is 5 star. Upon arrival we were warmly greeted by the Manageress Rachael and from then until we left we were treated as welcome guests. Every question/request we asked of Rachael was answered comprehensively and we got the impression that nothing was too much trouble to her to ensure that her guests were comfortable and contented.
The room was spotlessly clean and the bed was extremely comfortable.
We had both breakfast and dinner in the hotel and the food was of a standard as good as any we have ever experienced.
The Conservatory area is pleasantly inviting as a wonderful place to just chat and relax with other guests over a drink. Further out front the lawn area is an idyllic setting for early evening drinks (weather permitting) with commanding and beautiful views of the Bassenthwaite countryside.
Finally Keswick (typically English tourist town) and the Theatre by the Lake are a 10 min ride away.
Well done Rachael - you manage a beautiful hotel and WE SHALL RETURN

Danny and Pat (Armagh)

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Property: Ravenstone Lodge Hotel
Address: Bassenthwaite CA12 4QG, England
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Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Bassenthwaite
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking Restaurant Room Service Wheelchair access
Hotel Style:
#1 Family Hotel in Bassenthwaite
#1 Romantic Hotel in Bassenthwaite
#3 Business Hotel in Bassenthwaite
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): ££
Hotel Class:3 star — Ravenstone Lodge Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 9
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Ravenstone Lodge is a converted 19th Century stables & lodge with many original features including the stables themselves which are now the bar. Situated at the foot of Ullock Pike close to Skiddaw with views towards Bassenthwaite Lake and the Northern Fells we are perfectly positioned to explore the Northern Lake District.Ravenstone Lodge is a privately small hotel with just 9 bedrooms and because of this we can provide a uniquely personal service and when you stay with us you are not just a room number but are our guests in the true meaning of the word. Because of this many return time and time again, maybe requesting their favourite room or that a particular dish be put on the menu. Food is very important to us and our philosophy is very simple, top quality locally sourced ingredients cooked to order by our resident chef with sufficient choice to satisfy all tastes.We look forward to welcoming you to Ravenstone Lodge.Mike Cornish - Proprietor ... more   less 
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