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London, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Will go again and soon. So peaceful and quiet! Perfect retreat. Ideal for celebration of honey moon but also of your recovering from a shock and need to be alone bit away from your surroundings. Hide away from everyone and come back feeling better.

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Doncaster, England, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

I was really looking forward to my week in the boat house and although the location lived up to its billing as it was amazing, the accommodation itself didn't, my main gripes being no fridge,no wifi not good enough for the price of this Boat House.

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1Thank Paul J
Carlisle, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 February 2015

We were very excited to be staying at The Boat House as we've visited Keswick on a number of occasions and always thought it was the perfect location, especially for a winter break when there are not so many tourists about. The place itself is in a fantastic location and the scenery is amazing but that's where it stops for...

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7Thank JSA689
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 October 2014

Cannot fault location of boat house - scenery stunning. BUT were unhappy with the following: - place was not clean -accumulated dust from weeks, cobwebs everywhere, shower had debris on floor, table had apple stalk left from previous guests, whole property needed a proper spring clean. - furniture was dated and décor tired (could have lived with this if it...

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3Thank alan s
Munich, Germany
Reviewed 13 January 2014

From thedescription, we were expecting a luxury accommodation with a remarkable location. What we actually experienced included the following; The boat house is generally in a run down condition - threadbare carpets, worn out settees (nice smell of wet dogs). The carpets were a particular issue as they posed a serious accident hazard in the area of the steps -...

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8Thank David R
Leicester, United Kingdom
Reviewed 11 February 2013

This was our second time at the boathouse. First time was very good. However, the boat is still advertised but has been removed/unavaliable. There is currently building working ongoing over the road/next door (National Hertitage building works) - therefore noisy all day. The owner also booked a builder to start repairs on the roof while we were staying there! Views...

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5Thank Dave D
Reviewed 16 May 2011

We stayed in late 2005 and again in 2008. I proposed to my now wife there and it is a very special place for us. The other reviews are crazy, one complained about paving being done off the property, it's unfortunate, but what can any owner do about this? Another complained about substandard coat hangers... Just mental, people need to...

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4Thank VisitingLecturer
Lancashire
Reviewed 19 November 2010

We stayed at the Boat House in November, the interior was better than the photographs on the website, which was a pleasant surprise. However it was a busy area when we arrived on the Saturday and also Sunday. The beams were a lot lower than we had imagined and we did bang ourselves quite a few times in the week....

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2Thank LisaLancashire
uk
Reviewed 7 September 2009

We are very private and prefer to avoid crowds so this should've been our worst nightmare - it wasn't. We adored the quirky house and had no problems with the beams. My husband is 6'2 and didn't bang his head once - it's really not that hard to look where you're going. If you don't like charming features, quirky buildings...

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2Thank pudding42
Scarborough
Reviewed 13 August 2009

What a lovely place the Boat house is. Only five minutes walk from the Town centre. Nice little drive to leave the car on and get on with the activities. We did walking/mountain biking alternately each day. The area next to the property is a little noisey from around 8.30am onwards when the men are preparing the boats to be...

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Address: The Waters Edge | Lakeside, Keswick CA12 5DJ, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Hotel Class:3 star — Keswick Boat House 3*
Number of rooms: 1
Also Known As:
Keswick Boat House Hotel Keswick
Keswick Boat House Lake District
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