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Oxfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 May 2016 via mobile

Great hosts, super breakfast, nice and cosy rooms and a great location right round the corner from the centre of Keswick. Great shower and I liked the tea and biscuits in the room, room was a little small on the top floor but we didn't care about that. Fruit salad at breakfast was delicious!

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Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

I came out to Keswick for four days on my own for the weekend and felt very welcome staying here. It rained the whole time but the B&B is so centrally located i could explore the shops that were just 3 mins down the road so easily. They owner is so friendly and accomodating and does a superb job of...

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Thank Janice W
Reviewed 31 March 2016

Rooms were great, food excellent and our hosts superb. Dorchester House is well located in Keswick and perfect for walking with Latrigg and Skiddaw on the doorstep and the launch and buses for travel around the North Lakes. We've stayed here many times and I'm sure we will be back again another time.

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Reviewed 17 March 2016 via mobile

Would like to say that we had an excellent stay at the Dorchester whilst working away. Could not fault it in anyway the breakfast was great and the couple that run it are the freindly est people you could meet... Will defo stop there again and highly recommend it... Thanks Chris and the team

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Thank Gibo26
Sunderland, United Kingdom
Reviewed 29 September 2015

we booked a 2 night stay at the Dorchester on the 25 to 27 September 2015 for our 30th wedding anniversary. we had a lovely time. we arrived at the B&B at 6.30pm were shown straight to our room it had a double bed with en-suite shower toilet. the room was immaculate plenty of storage for your clothes. we were...

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Thank annlloyd64
Swinton, Rotherham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

5 star services. Clean rooms. Great breakfast. What more can you say. Location is prefect for the town centre. Only down side is you may have problem parking your car on the side streets as it is very busy. But that's to be expected.

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Thank Sam L
Reviewed 16 September 2015

We stayed here for 2 nights and were all truly gutted to leave! Anne and Dennis welcomed us into their B&B with a real personal touch. Our request for a large bed for my 6"6 partner was fulfilled without any problems and we were delighted with our room. It was very clean, had delicious biscuits on the tea tray and...

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Thank FunkyGoldfish
Reviewed 15 September 2015

Our party of 4 chose this accommodation randomly from a selection on line, staying for 2 days. It is just a 2 minute walk into the beautiful town of Keswick. Our hosts, Dennis and Anne, were very warm and welcoming, finding the time to talk to their guests and making a point of using our names. Our rooms were clean...

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Woodstock, Virginia
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The room was beautiful. It was so close to town, within walking distance. The hosts were helpful friendly and accommodating. The host even cooked my egg the way I liked (over well done). An excellent stay.

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Thank 1718Lisa
Benfleet, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 August 2015

Our hosts Ann and Dennis were absolutely wonderful, kind and helpful. The breakfast was one of the best we've ever had. The room we stayed in was the family room at the front which was large, bright and airy. The sheets smelt of lovely washing powder and softner. The shower was powerful with lovely scented, locally sourced shower gels and...

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  • Breakfast included
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Additional Information about Dorchester House

Address: 17 Southey Street, Keswick, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: ₹ 7,131 - ₹ 11,539 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:4 star — Dorchester House 4*
Number of rooms: 8
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See which rooms travellers prefer

“Think there is only 1 family room!”
ne11tty, 12 Apr 2017 | Read review
“Choose a twin for more space.”
Greg_Ak48, 25 Aug 2016 | Read review
“next time ill be requesting a room on first floor (5 i think) as ours was a bit small - but still lovely and cosy”
Amatrice, 1 Sep 2014 | Read review
“The large family room has three beds - so was suitable for three adults sharing - and was not cramped, which was helpful”
mddicks0n, 10 Nov 2013 | Read review
“We had rooms number 1 and 8, one a single and one with a 4ft bed in,room 8 had excellent views of Blencathera.”
472cathyh, 11 Aug 2013 | Read review
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