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Melbourne, Australia
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We stayed 3 nights in this clean and pleasant B&B in late August 2016. Ferndene is very well located just a few minutes walk from the centre of Keswick. The room was clean and well presented, the breakfast was good and the provision of parking is a considerable asset. We booked the “suite” which is on the top floor. The...

Thank Traveller2009_100
Leeds, United Kingdom
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Stayed for two nights in The Suite. Lovely rooms at the top of the house, very clean. Owners very friendly and can't do enough for you. Breakfast excellent. Good location only short walk into centre of Keswick. Free parking and Wifi. Second stay here and definitely will return.

Thank ChrisE1757
san antonio
Reviewed 4 November 2016 via mobile

It was a great stay. The owners were warm and friendly and the location was excellent. There is free parking, although as others have said, because if the tiny streets and lots on keswick, there is some maneuvering involved in positioning the cars. We never had any trouble as the owner seems adept at this. A few things to be...

Thank macfamilysanantonio
Houghton le Spring
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Lovely staying with Christine and Richard again this weekend. Comfortable accommodation, great hosts, great breakfasts all in all 10/10 again. Chris and Richard even helped us out with getting some cheaper than normal tickets for the Keswick launches, just ask and you will receive. See you both again soon folks.

Thank 787Darren
Coventry, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Excellent location within a few minutes walk of central Keswick. Friendly, helpful and professional hosts. Free parking and wifi were a bonus. Mega breakfasts. Wonderful views from room 1. Will definitely recommend and return next year.

Thank Dawn R
Halifax, United Kingdom
Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

What a lovely 3 nights spent at Fernedene for our anniversary. A warm welcome as soon as we got there by Richard we booked the top suite with amazing views. Everything clean and bedding fresh and crisp lovely. What can I say about the breakfast Christine it was absolutely delicious beautifully cooked and plenty of it good quality produce too...

Tenterden, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We stayed here for a few nights for our first anniversary trip and everything was perfect. The location was awesome as it was only a two minute walk into town and ten minutes from the lake. The room we were in was a lovely size. Plenty of space for our luggage and all of the things we ended up buying...

Thank TaijituMonkey
Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

We were lucky enough to bag a last minute room here in the summer holidays. We had a comfortable, cosy, spotlessly clean double room in the annex. Even from booking via telephone the service was outstanding. The couple who run this fantastic b&b take so much pride in their business and this shines through. They were always ready to chat...

Thank Alanna P
Alnwick, United Kingdom
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Second visit to ferndene and everything was just lovely can't wait to book a third visit..I'd defiantly recommend this place, hosts are so helpful..it's lovely and clean and the breakfast is gorgeous and so well presented :-) thank you for a lovely stay! Was just a shame we couldn't have stayed longer!

Thank adnil34
Plymouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 30 August 2016

We stayed at Fernedene for six nights on a motorbike tour of the Lake District. The guest house had a top floor suite, (bedroom, lounge, bathroom and landing), which gave us plenty of space and amazing views. It was very comfortable and clean. The welcome from Christine & Richard was very warm and they were happy for us to use...

Thank Clare R

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  • Free Parking
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Richard and Christine welcome you to Ferndene B&B Guest House - A contemporary family run guest house offering high standard, comfortable and friendly bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick. Ferndene Guest House is quietly situated a short stroll from the centre of the beautiful market town of Keswick in the heart of the Lake District National Park We are the perfect base to enjoy the magnificent scenery whether you wish to walk, cycle and explore the huge range of outdoor activities available nearby or simply to relax in comfort and get away from it all for a relaxing or romantic break. Ferndene Guest House is a pleasant ten minute walk from the Derwentwater lakeshore with its stunning views, boating, lake steamers and the famous Theatre by the Lake. Our traditional Victorian guest house has been comprehensively refurbished while still retaining much of its original character and, with our modern Annexe conveniently located next to our car park (providing free off road parking), has been carefully decorated in a modern style throughout. Rooms in the main house offer magnificent views of the mountains, with our exclusive top floor Suite giving panoramic views over Keswick and the fells. After a restful night's sleep in one of our tastefully furnished bedrooms enjoy a relaxing start to the day with breakfast served in our comfortable dining room overlooking the garden and St. John's Church. Indulge yourself with the famous Ferndene Guest House cooked Cumbrian breakfast, selected from the best locally available and Fairtrade sources. A large selection of cereals, yoghurts, dried and fresh fruit, orange and apple juice (lighter options and vegetarian breakfast always available. Special diets catered for on request prior to arrival). ... more   less 

Additional Information about Ferndene Guest House

Address: Ambleside Road | Ambleside Road, Keswick CA12 4DP, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: ₹ 5,903 - ₹ 7,732 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 6
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“Close to town. Amazing breakfasts.”
 of 5 bubbles TaijituMonkey, 2 Oct 2016 | Read review
“We loved the views from the top floor, but there were lots of stairs!”
 of 5 bubbles ClareR397, 30 Aug 2016 | Read review
“We were in 3, top floor - nice views out the back.”
 of 5 bubbles A615BDmarkt, 11 Jul 2016 | Read review
“We had a room with a view of the mountains, room three”
 of 5 bubbles PTRaggett, 28 Jun 2016 | Read review
“A few stairs to climb for rooms 3 and 1, but still accessible”
 of 5 bubbles wendyl933, 4 Jun 2016 | Read review
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