- 11 guest reviews
"Great Place to stay. Very welcoming and ideal for a walking break...."
"Our hosts could not have made us more welcome. The beautiful location helps, of course, but the Guest House is very charming in its own righ..."
"Warm welcome. All basic facilities. Quiet room with nice view. Proper old fashioned B&B with no frills and hospitable host. Parking. All I n..."
"I stayed one night for a leisure holiday cycling in the area. Room was excellent, good size and the house and facilities good too. Location..."
"Although there was a slight mixup with the booking Jordan made me feel very welcome, showing me to my room and preparing tea and biscuits in..."
About the hotel
Lakeside Country Guest House is an elegant property ideally situated in front of Bassenthwaite Lake yet just a few minutes drive into the tourist town of Keswick and Cockermouth (the birth place of William Wordsworth. ) The property offers 8 individual rooms (7 en-suite 1 with private bathroom) The 2 superior rooms are so called as they are more spacious and offer glorious views towards Skiddaw mountain range and Bassenthwaite Lake. They also have 32" flat sceen TV, fluffy bath robes and the use of Gilchrist and Soames toiletries.
Sharon and Arnold have 15 years Guest House experience and have lived here with their son Jordan for 8 years. They personally over see everything from the friendly welcome (with complimentary tea tray and home made cake or biscuits) to the delicious breakfasts using fresh local produce and prepared by Arnold who is a trained 5 star chef and formerly of Sharrow Bay where he was once asigned to cook for Barbara Streisand!. Lakeside has just been awarded The Breakfast Award to reflect the standards and choice offered at breakfast following a recent visit from the Hotel Inspector and maintains its 4 Stars and additional Silver award for customer care and comfort. Once inside you will notice the care and attention that has been taken in harmonizing the original features (oak floors, panelling and stained glass windows) with the comforts of modern day living. In the resident's lounge you can relax with a good book or magazine from the selection offered, or play chess or scrabble, Watch TV , make use of the free Wi FI or just relax and take in the views. Wine glasses are provided in the rooms and you are welcome to bring your own tipple of choice as Lakeside is not licensed. Outside there is a furnished terrace where you can also relax (weather permitting) and for bird watchers you can look for Osprey between April and August. or wander over to the Silver Meadows bird watching site. Lakeside does not offer evening meals as there is a variety of places to try within a 5 minute drive drive and a lovely rosette awarded Country Inn and Bistro within walking distance. There is private parking for Guests. Lakeside is non smoking throughout. We look forward to welcoming you to our home.
- Hotel Non-Smoking Throughout, Tea/Coffee making facilities in each room, Hairdryer in each room, Ground floor bedrooms
- Car parking available onsite
- Wi-Fi Available, Wi-Fi Available In Public Areas
- In Room Entertainment
Useful Info Show/hide
- 16:00 22:00
- Up to 15 years old
- The price shown is based on the occupancy and dates you have searched for. Prices and availability are subject to change based on the arrival date, number of nights and occupancy searched for. All prices are inclusive of all local taxes.
- Pets are not allowed
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100% would recommend it to a friend
Lakeside Country Guest House
Great Place to stay.
Very welcoming and ideal for a walking break....
Superb end to a lovely holiday
Our hosts could not have made us more welcome.
The beautiful location helps, of course, but the Guest House is very charming in its own righ...