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Vancouver, Canada
Reviewed 31 December 2016

My wife and I spent the first part of our honeymoon at the Lairbeck Hotel. Upon arrival, we were greeted by one of the friendly managers. Unlike a typical modern hotel, Lairbeck does not have a 'front desk'. Instead, all business transactions happen at the bar which is kind of cute. Our room (also known as the Servant's Quarters) was...

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MalcolmHutchinson, Owner at Lairbeck Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind and comments and your thoughtful review. We wish you well for your future together.

Whitley Bay, United Kingdom
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

We stayed here two nights. Its a nice old house, and whilst modernisation might address some niggles (eg no shower), it would also ruin the places period charm. Some other factors - the key system, the bar with no till - are a bit old fashioned. But there's nothing wrong with a bit of quirkiness. I would however suggest more...

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MalcolmHutchinson, Owner at Lairbeck Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your very kind comments and your review. Toilet cisterns and a whole host of other things are checked daily during housekeeping. Sorry if we let you down on those aspects. We welcome your feedback on points like this but please do let us know whilst you are here too.

Glasgow, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Returned for another short break and not disappointed, Lairbeck once again ticked all the boxes. Rooms very clean and tidy,staff very friendly and attentive,likewise the owners Malcom and Jennifer. Nice home cooked breakfast with plentiful supply of juices,fresh fruit and cereal also on offer. Would certainly recommend

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Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 October 2016

Had a long weekend break in Keswick and read the reviews about the Lairbeck and they were spot on with the hotel being in a great location. Short walk to town and ideal place for exploring the lake district. The staff are friendly and the room very comfortable room and a lovely breakfast. Will definitely stay here again.

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MalcolmHutchinson, Owner at Lairbeck Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review.

Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Hotel was located very near town, just a short walk! Very comfortable, warm, lovely breakfast. Could do with a little updating. The owners were very helpful. We would go back to stay again. Maybe next year it will have been updated. But I must say it was very clean!

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Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016

The hotel is clean and comfortable in a gorgeous old historic Cumbrian building. We had a very comfortable bed and the breakfast was excellent. The welcome was warm and friendly and nothing was too much trouble. The location is fantastic, being a short walk from Keswick but in a quiet and peaceful spot. Walks and hills are easily accessible and...

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Reviewed 16 September 2016

It's in an excellent location, only 10/15 min walk into town. Lovely old victorian building with great views of Skiddaw. Room was quiet, clean, and comfortable. Hosts were friendly and very helpful. Breakfast's included in the price, there was a good selection, and the full English breakfast wasn't greasy. Basically, I'll gladly stay there again!

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Sydney
Reviewed 12 September 2016

Great location about 10 minutes walk from town centre. Cooks Room at very top of hotel comfortable and surprising spacious. Bathroom quite nice and very clean but bath only. Beautiful peaceful garden outlook. Host very welcoming and breakfast was excellent. Very quiet. Would definitely recommend.

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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

I have recently returned from a weekend trip to the Lairbeck hotel and I can not recommend it enough! The location is ideal for any lake goer in that it's in such a tranquil location but is also only a 10 minute walk from the town centre. The rooms, owners, and breakfast were all fantastic and made myself and my...

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Stockton-on-Tees, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Had a 3 night stay with wife and parents in this wonderful hotel, both rooms were spotlessly clean and very comfortable, the owners Malcolm & Jennifer as well as the staff are extremely friendly and we felt we were treat like friends rather than customers, the breakfasts were absolutely lovely, proper good home cooking with a varied choice and good...

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Amenities

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  • Free Parking
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
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  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Accessible rooms
  • Non-Smoking Rooms
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  • Free Internet
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Public Wifi
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  • Free Parking
  • Breakfast included
  • Room Service
  • Business Centre with Internet Access
  • Laundry Service
Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Enjoy a relaxing holiday in a Victorian Country House in the heart of the English Lake District. Lairbeck is a 3 Star Visit Britain Hotel beautifully set in a quiet, secluded garden 10 - 15 minutes walk to Keswick, Derwentwater and the Theatre by the Lake. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Lairbeck Hotel

Address: Vicarage Hill, Keswick CA12 5QB, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: ₹ 9,326 - ₹ 10,729 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — Lairbeck Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 14
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“Have stayed in two different rooms both excellent,would expect all others to be the same standard”
shetland62, 17 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Not all rooms have showers only baths”
richardandrews521, 5 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Our room was very comfortable we were on the top floor, attic I think.”
poppaul21, 4 Oct 2016 | Read review
“Email the hotel for specific information.”
91maik, 16 Sep 2016 | Read review
“I have read other reviews about the Skiddaw room being small, but I have to disagree. It is a wonderful room and should not be overlooked.”
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