Skiddaw Hotel - Keswick (Cumbria)  3 stars

Main St, Keswick (Cumbria), United Kingdom, CA12 5BN  show mapSave
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 Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas


24-hour reception

 Swimming Pool

Indoor swimming pool

 Spa and relaxation

Spa & wellness center


In-room breakfast

Continental breakfast




 Meeting facilities

Exhibition space

 No Smoking

Non-smoking rooms


The 3-star Skiddaw Hotel provides ideal lodging in historic Keswick . This spectacular hotel dates from 1870 and was refurbished in 2008.

In the center of Keswick in the vicinity of Scafell Pike, Funtastic Softplay Centre and Wasdale. You can see Crummock Water, Cars Of The Stars and The Bowder Stone only 100 meters from the property.

Fast access to Blackpool airport within 95km is provided.


The hotel offers 40 rooms. All of them feature ironing facilities, a minibar, a trouser press, satellite TV and Wi-Fi. They also have private bathrooms with complimentary toiletries, a shower and a bathtub.


Breakfast is served in the restaurant each morning. The traditional restaurant provides fine meals. Ales can be savored in the coffee bar.


Guests at Skiddaw Hotel can take advantage of a lift and a beauty salon and such services as ironing service, dry cleaning and room service.


Guests can benefit from a courtyard, barbeque grills and a tennis court and relax using a sauna and a wellness center.


Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

public hotel parking is possible at a location nearby and the rate is GBP 2 per day.

Year renovated   2008.  Number of rooms   44.


City Center Keswick - 700 ft
Airports Blackpool Airport (BLK) - 57.5 mi
Bus stop - 1000 ft
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  • Free Wi-Fi in public areas
  • Handicap parking
  • Late check-in/-out
  • 24-hour reception
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Air conditioning in public areas
  • No pets allowed
  • Coffee shop
  • Luggage storage
  • Elevator
  • Wheelchair access
  • Room service
  • Dry cleaning
  • Laundry
  • Newspaper service
Dining facilities
  • Continental breakfast
  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant buffet
  • Bar/Lounge
  • Cafe
  • Catering service
  • Coffee/Tea in lobby
Meeting facilities
  • Exhibition space
  • Fax/Photocopying
Children's facilities
  • Cribs/Baby cots
Leisure facilities
  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Spa & wellness center
  • Sauna
Room facilities
  • Free Wi-Fi in rooms
  • Air conditioning
  • Mini-Bar
  • Sitting area
  • Dressing area
  • Rollaway/Extra bed
  • Wardrobe
  • Ironing facilities
  • Bath/Shower
  • Hair dryer
  • Television
  • Direct dial telephone
  • Radio
  • AM/FM alarm clock
Room decor
  • Carpeted floor



from  2 pm


until  11 am

Children and extra beds
  • All children under the age of 2 may stay at the price of GBP 7.50 per person per night in a crib. 
  • All children under the age of 16 may stay at the price of GBP 15 per person per night in an extra bed. 
  • Maximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 

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    What's nearby

    Tourist attractions
    • Gallery 26 At 27
      400 ft
    • Cars Of The Stars
      400 ft
    • Sharpe Edge Gallery
      400 ft
    • Northern Lights Gallery
      400 ft
    • L Chapman
      400 ft
    • Cookhouse Gallery
      700 ft
    • Viridian
      700 ft
    • Keswick Mountain Bikes Ltd
      1400 ft
    • Go Ape! Whinlatter
      3.0 mi
    Popular areas
    • City Center
      400 ft
    Places of interest
    • Keswick & District Conservative Club
      700 ft
    • Keswick Labour Club & Institute Ltd
      1000 ft
    • 1.6 mi
    • The Pencil Museum
      400 ft
    • Keswick Mining Museum
      400 ft
    • Puzzling Place Ltd
      700 ft
    • Keswick Museum & Art Gallery
      1000 ft
    • Theatre By The Lake
      2300 ft

    Local Attractions

    • Bassenthwaite Lake
      5.4 mi
      Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite
    • The Lake District Wildlife Park
      7.0 mi
      Coalbeck Farm, Bassenthwaite
    • Helvellyn
      8.1 mi
    • Aira Force
      8.6 mi
      7ml S of Penrith
    • Ullswater Lake
      8.6 mi

    Near the hotel

    • The Bowder Stone
      500 ft
    • Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum
      500 ft
    • Keswick Mining Museum
      700 ft
      Otley Rd, Otley House, Keswick
    • The Puzzling Place
      1000 ft
      Museum Square, Keswick
    • Keswick Museum
      900 ft
      Fitz Park, Keswick
    • Crummock Water
      900 ft
      Lake District National Park
    • Derwentwater
      1300 ft
      Keswick on Derwentwater, Keswick

    Skiddaw Hotel Reviews

    Guest reviews are submitted by our customers after their stay at Skiddaw Hotel

    Individual guest reviews

    • Older travelers

      Relaxed friendly atmosphere with unobtrusive but invariably helpful staff. Well located with comfortable bedroom

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    • Couple

      no smoking area ,other than that no complaints

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    • Single

      Great location on the village's market place! No traffic in front of the hotel.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Central location, friendly and efficient staff.The 11.00am checkout was particularly beneficial, most hotels have a 10.00am checkout.

      Although comfortable, the decor could do with some refreshment.

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    • Older travelers

      It was a locely Hotel and the staff very friendly. Was in an ideal position for everything

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    • Family with children

      Central location. Great for eating out in evening. Pleasant town

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    • Older travelers

      Exllent breakfast ,easy acsses to shops and hills etc.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Thought the location was good

      hotel is dated and its bedrooms are in urgent need of renovation

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      The hotel was very comfortable, the staff were pleasant and its central location is ideal, being in the heart of Keswick.

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    • Older travelers

      nice and comfortable, friendly and relaxed

      • Average rating
    • Group of friends

      The location of the hotel is fantastic,and the staff were excellent,totally enjoyed our stay,just wish we could have stayed longer.

      The hotel was a little too warm but otherwise excellent.

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      clean, large bathroom,with shower over bath. good size bedroom- very comfortable. good breakfast, with large selection. Freindly staff

      • Average rating
    • Family with children

      helpful staff, rooms very clean and comfortable, ideal location

      milk, bottles of water and beverages were not topped up each day

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Generally food was good, but spotted Dick puding was terrible

      Room was v noisy until late into the night as Window had to be open as it was v hot and no aircon or fans. One foreign waiter spoke very poor english and made many mistakes

      • Average rating
    • Older travelers

      Good service,great location,easy(and free)car parking.Excellent breakfast

      Slightly dated decor..compensated by service and cleanliness

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