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Review of Linnett Hill

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Linnett Hill
Ranked #10 of 177 Keswick B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence
Dublin, Ireland
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43 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
“perfect in every way.”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 June 2014

We stayed here very recently just for one night as we were moving on to Nottingham for a wedding. What a place. From the owners Andy and mandy, to the decor, to the breakfast, we couldn't have asked for more. Just a stones throw from the main street with plenty of restaurants, cafés and bars, so perfect location. We are only too happy to recommend this b & b and hopefully we will get a chance to return. Keep the good work.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

I stayed for two nights at Linnett Hill as a base for my Lakes 10 Peaks Challenge at the end of April. Andy and Mandy couldn't have been more accommodating, especially as I had to be up and leaving at 5am to head for the hills - they even left me a breakfast buttie in the guest fridge for me to take when I left! I stayed in the single room, which is small but perfectly formed with all the luxuries you would expect - en suite shower & loo, TV, tea, coffee & biscuits, fluffy white towels etc. After my second night I was able to eat my breakfast there rather than take it with me, and had a beautifully cooked full English. There were also lots of other options available, plus cereals, fruit, croissants etc. Andy & Mandy were very friendly and cheerful, and really made me feel at home. They are also very knowledgeable about the area, and keen fell walkers too. Would highly recommend to anyone looking to use Keswick as their base.

  • Stayed April 2014, travelled solo
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 hotel reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2014

If you choose to stay at Linnett Hill, you wont be let down at all! Lovely B&B, with great decor, clean and comfortable. Andy and Mandy were welcoming and even remembered our names- a wonderful personal touch!
If you are looking to stay in Keswick, then Linnett Hill is the place to stay.

Thank you for a pleasant stay- see you soon!

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank CKA817
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Belfast, United Kingdom
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36 reviews
8 hotel reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2014

After far too many years away from Keswick, we finally got the chance recently for a 3-nights return. Based on other TA reviews, Linnett Hill stood out a country mile. No way can I swim against the tide of opinion here: the place is as close to perfect as I am ever likely to find. Other reviewers have already covered all of the points, that I can only echo: location, car parking available, accommodation and breakfasts, the warmth and friendliness of Andy and Mandy. Genuinely I can't think of anything that could be improved. Seasoned travellers will recognise that there are rare places that are special, that have "it". That's Linnett Hill.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank Tescotogs_hubby
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Skipton
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13 reviews
10 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

Eight of us stayed at Linnett Hill on a golfing holiday. This guest house is first class in every way, nothing was too much trouble for Mandy and Andy who looked after us with a great deal of care and attention. All the rooms are well decorated, spotlessly clean with quality fittings throughout.
Having its own private car park is a real bonus and appreciated by all visitors. The cooked breakfast was excellent with many choices available to meet a variety of needs whilst at the same time offering a wide selection of starters. The guest house is close to the centre of Keswick so walking to the town centre was a mere stroll. Our Group were all impressed by Linnett Hill and we will go back either as a group or individually. A little gem.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled with friends
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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1 Thank GolferSkipton
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basildon
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8 reviews
4 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

Linnett Hill is deservedly the No:1 place to stay in Keswick. Mandy and Andy have spend a lot of time and effort in getting the place up to the current standard in such a short time and they have been rightly rewarded with their No:1 position and so many great reviews. Mandy greeted us on arrival and was bright, cheerful and very informative about the house, our room, the town and all other enquiries we made. the decor is superb, the bedroom was very homely and the bed extremely comfortable. The breakfast choices were excellent and nothing seemed to much trouble. We especially liked the facilities available in the lounge of the house and spend quite a bit of time in there when we returned from our days out, much more relaxing than having to go back up to our room. Plenty of reading material, tea, coffee, biscuits and crisps. Everything seems to have been thought of and we think the price too is very reasonable for the location. We would gladly and happily return to Linnett Hill again and use it as a base for exploring more of the Lake District.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
common_n_hotel_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 May 2014

Just got back from our first visit to the lake district and we can honestly say we have fallen in love with the place.Staying at Linnett Hill certainly had a massive impact on this.Everything from the warm welcome,the fantastic décor throughout and the attention to detail,to the central location which gave instant access to the town,lake,parks and a number of walks.This place offers everything you could wish for and more.Absolutley fantastic place to stay and we have already planned our return.Thanx to Mandy and Andy.

  • Stayed May 2014, travelled as a couple
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Thank akkirky
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Additional Information about Linnett Hill

Property: Linnett Hill
Address: 4 Penrith Road, Keswick CA12 4HF, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Amenities:
Bar / Lounge Free Breakfast Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi ) Free Parking
Hotel Style:
Ranked #10 of 177 B&Bs / Inns in Keswick
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): £
Number of rooms: 8
Official Description (provided by the hotel):
Linnett Hill is a beautifully appointed Bed and Breakfast offering contemporary accommodation in the stunning North Lakeland town of Keswick. It is an excellent base for exploring the Lake District National Park. The property dates from the Regency period, having been built in 1812, and has been comprehensively refurbished following the purchase by the current owners, Andy and Mandy. Linnett Hill boasts modern facilities with a contemporary finish whilst retaining much of its original charm and character. Linnett Hill offers eight fully en-suite guest rooms with clean contemporary decor, flat screen TV's and WIFI throughout. Linnett Hill provides secure, gated, private parking for all guests along with internal cycle storage and drying facilities. There is a relaxing guest lounge, wood burning stoves and complimentary tea and coffee making facilities, guide books, maps of the local area and journals. We look forward to welcoming you to Linnett Hill, Keswick. ... more   less 
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Linnett Hill Keswick, Lake District

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