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The Skiddaw Hotel

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago

a pre xmas break on offer dinner bed and breakfast love this hotel amazing value for money thanks again rob for all your help from booking to check in and out all the staff amazing and extremely hard working.back soon

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First night the room was the best we've ever had for the money .Bar food excellent reasonably priced so convenient for everything staff all lovely only downside was room difficult to access but was worth it .Poor view but we payed extra in old English in Bowness for lake view and you had to stand on a chair so all...

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Fleetwood, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed for two nights on an excellent short break deal. The hotel was very well maintained and comfortable. Staff were efficient yet friendly and the dining room offered well cooked meals in a peaceful atmosphere. Our waiter Kevin was particularly good and worked hard to serve us with a smile. Our room was very comfortable with all we could need....

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Lower Parkstone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to stay very comfortable room and they allow dogs in the rooms, stayed over Christmas with some great food served up very well especially with the amount of people they served and a bath in the room so one very happy wife Great breakfasts served in the conservatory with the dogs really good staff made you feel very...

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Cockermouth
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stayed in room 30 on a deal - fab bed and great bathroom- refurbished recently- all staff great and parking good - we love this place as a base for night out in Keswick- we will be back - better value than Inn on the Square- 😎

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Devon, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed here for one night,the hotel is overlooking a market and shops,lots of coffee shops and bistro bars right on the doorstep so plenty do to . We also visited Castlerigg Standing Stones which is only about four miles away.We ate dinner and breakfast in the hotel,plenty of choice and for vegetarians.All the staff were professional and the food...

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
Reviewed 3 December 2016

The Skiddaw Hotel ticked all the boxes for us: Located at the heart of Keswick with permit parking adjacent, a short walk to Derwentwater and a longer walk up Skiddaw starting right from the hotel. Comfortable, well decorated, well equipped clean room with King size bed and smart en-suite. All food was cooked and presented perfectly (best breakfast poached eggs...

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York, United Kingdom
Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

This is one of those places I stay in on work trips I inwardly groan when I see where I'm booked. But sometimes I'm pleasantly surprised, and this was one of those. Situated in a central location in Keswick, this hotel benefits from having a public car park very close with guest passes. I was fortunate to be given a...

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Kendal, United Kingdom
Reviewed 22 November 2016

Stayed on a one night winter warmth break last Sunday. Reception staff friendly but needed to have a better knowledge of what the break included. Had to asked them to check and then when we returned to the hotel having parked the car, I spoke to a manager who agreed my understanding of what the break included was correct. Room...

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Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 20 November 2016

good music Friday and Saturday night got a room near lift for handicap access good choice of food ideal for visiting and touring the lake district Saturday market good variety of stalls good bar with rebates for good drinkers

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  • Room Service
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
  • Free Parking
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  • Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
  • Non-Smoking Hotel
  • Wheelchair Access
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  • Family Rooms
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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Set in the picturesque market square of Keswick, this hotel is the ideal base to enjoy the area and all it has to offer with stunning lakes and fells on the doorstep. Be welcomed by friendly and attentive staff and enjoy comfortable bedrooms including several family suites and feature rooms. Delicious food is served all day in the conservatory overlooking the square and the cosy lounge bar. In 31 The Square restaurant enjoy the best local ingredients freshly prepared by Head Chef and his team. There is also a quiet resident's lounge and function room. Free parking and WiFi throughout. ... more   less 

Additional Information about The Skiddaw Hotel

Address: 31 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5BN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick
Price Range: ₹ 9,079 - ₹ 14,404 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Skiddaw Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 43
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