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The Derwentwater Hotel

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Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RE England See on map
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3 Star accommodation
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All reviews a lake view room self catering coast country restaurant staff hotel grounds half board lake district shearings hotels deluxe room lovely location lovely walk minute walk into keswick weekend break evening meal plenty of choice stunning views a lovely stay
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

2 rooms of people caught scabies management trying to cover it up saying there boiler had broken but old guy telling me and my wife that they had caught scabies off the bed think I will give this one a kiss in future

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Having read some of the reviews on here, after we booked, I was somewhat concerned. However, I needn't have been. We stayed in the 1 bedroom self catering appartment - Derwent Manor. The rooms were very large, with a open style kitchen area in the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed here 5 years ago thought we would give it another try as it had undergone some refurbishments- huge mistake ! Radiator off wall in bedroom with a makeshift metal bracket on top of it holding it in wall . The beds have been...More

1  Thank Naiwood
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just returned after a 3 day break staying at one of the self catering one bedroom cottages the cottage was very basic and what furniture there was it all looked old and tired with a damp smell! Although the staff at the hotel were pleasant...More

Thank suelewin52
Response from CarlS2857, General Manager at The Derwentwater HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, I am sorry that the classic apartment was not to your liking. We do have refurbished apartments which may be more to your taste. Kind Regards Carl Sunley General Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

Room dreadful, wallpaper coming off ceiling and walls. Very overpriced and not worth the money they charged for Room only. It was like being in an old people's home. Drab, gray decor, cold, way way too expensive for what we got. Room with a view?...More

1  Thank Pat b
Response from CarlS2857, General Manager at The Derwentwater HotelResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your review, I am sorry that you were not happy with the room, I have looked and we did have rooms available elsewhere in the hotel, had you let us know of your upset we could have moved you to a more...More

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Take in the serenity of our grounds, and you’ll find pastures teeming with wildlife. Gaze across Derwentwater and you’ll find majestic fells, shrouded in time and mystery. Within the hotel, you’ll find an More excellent standard of service, and all the facilities you’d expect from a Coast & Country venue. You’ll find an intimate, relaxed feel throughout, and a warm, friendly service at all times. Less
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US$69 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Portinscale
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US$69 - US$195 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Portinscale
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30 August 2018|
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Response from CarlS2857 | Property representative |
Thank you for your question, of course you can. We do allow pets however there is a small surcharge. Kind Regards Carl Sunley General Manager
Nicole H
14 August 2018|
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Response from Diane M | Reviewed this property |
We booked through Coast and Country and were told the up grade was the only rooms available at that time.
Vee K
6 August 2018|
Response from Vee K |
Spoken to the hotel who were very friendly and helpful and have allocated the refurbished apartment. Excellent customer service.
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"Stay elsewhere!"
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"Avoid the front (odd numbers) of the ground floor if you don't like a frosted window and people walking..."
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"best views from rooms are those located on the upper floors overlooking the lake"
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"Rooms facing the Lake may be better but are priced higher. Our basic room faced the road and was noiser."
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