Armathwaite Hall Hotel - Keswick (Cumbria)

ex. Armathwaite Hall

Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick (Cumbria), United Kingdom, CA12 4REshow map
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FabulousBased on  129 reviews
Overview

The unique 4-star Armathwaite Hall Hotel is set in the lake district of Keswick.

The hotel is set in the perfect location 25 km away from St Sunday Crag. A church, a gallery and a museum as well as a wildlife park and meadows are in a short distance from the property.

Due to its location 105 km from Blackpool airport, fast access to the Armathwaite Hall Hotel is provided.

Rooms

There are 42 non-smoking rooms at Armathwaite Hall Hotel feature individual climate control, TV with satellite channels, coffee/tea makers, a personal computer and a writing desk. They also have an electric kettle and a dishwasher available for self-catering.

Eat & Drink

Guests can share a meal in The Bistro at The Pheasant and Lake View Restaurant, located about 50 meters away.

Services

The hotel offers free self parking, an elevator and a luggage storage and such services as 24-hour room service, housekeeping and ironing service.

Relax

Leisure facilities feature a sun deck, an outdoor swimming pool and a picnic area. Sport facilities include hiking, lawn tennis and fishing.

Internet

Wireless internet is available in public areas for free.

Guest Parking

Public parking is possible on site for free.

Number of rooms:   43.

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Facilities
Free Wi-Fi

Free Wi-Fi in public areas

Parking

On-site car park

Kitchen facilities

Electric kettle

Air conditioning
TV

Flat-screen TV

Elevator

Lift

Laundry
Meeting facilities

Business centre

Sports & Fitness

  • Fitness centre
  • Hiking
  • Tennis court
  • Golf course
  • Billiard tables
  • Fishing

Services

  • Room service
  • Laundry
  • Tours/Ticket assistance
  • Wedding services
  • Shops/Commercial services
  • Shoe shine service
  • Newspaper service

Dining

  • In-room breakfast
  • Restaurant
  • Bar/ Lounge area
  • Packed lunches
  • Free breakfast

Business

  • Business centre
  • Meeting/ Banquet facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying

Children

  • Paid babysitting/ Child services

Spa & Leisure

  • Indoor swimming pool
  • Outdoor swimming pool
  • Sun terrace
  • Garden area
  • Spa & wellness centre
  • Solarium
  • Sauna
  • Jacuzzi
  • Massage

Room features

  • Heating
  • Sitting area
  • Terrace
  • Tea and coffee facilities
  • Ironing facilities

Self-catering

  • Electric kettle

Media

  • Flat-screen TV
  • AM/FM alarm clock

Room decor

  • Carpeted floor
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Check-infrom 14:30-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsCotFREEAll children3 - 12 yearsExtra bedMaximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
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Location
Getting around
Airports
Carlisle (CAX)24.5 mi
Walney Island (BWF)38.0 mi
Bus
Bus stop5.5 mi
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Reviews
8.2
FabulousBased on  129  reviews
  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    This was a longer, return trip. We used the hotel as a base for some walks, plus use of the spa facilities. The evneing meals were excellent and the whole experience was relaxing. May well return in a few months.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Very relaxing and food excellent. All staff were very helpful. We stayed there 40 years ago for our Honeymoon, and returned last week for our Ruby Wedding Anniversay, this was our 3rd visit and again everything was superb.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    I cannot recommend this hotel enough and will certainly return in the future. The staff could not do enough enough for you and the food was was wonderful. You have to visit the hotel to appreciate the setting and views. It is just a few minutes from Keswick so you are close to a small town for a theatre and shops.

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Lovely surroundings, great spa and gym facilities. Food was lovely and hotel room was relaxing

  • 6.6
    Good

    Great spa especially outdoor hot tub and thermal rooms great views from bar area

    Restaurant food ok but lacked flavour , no drinks in room .

  • 10.0
    Exceptional

    Good service, with staff being keen to help you without the staff being overintrusive.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    I loved everything about the spa at the Armathwaite.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    Very relaxing and quite a different world.

    Room got very warm had portable xpelair fan not suitable, just moves hot air about room maybe hotel could use plug in portable air coolers. this is a suggestion for the future these can be used in summer and winters Note this not a complaint against the hotel maybe somthing hotel should consider, rather than use xpelair fans.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    The hotel is in an idyllic settting overlooking the lake. A very comfortable room (club double) which was situated near the spa with a partial view of the lake was spacious for our needs although my wife complained that the pillows were hard. we were on a half board tarriff and ate in the hotel for two nights on their 'gourmet' menu. The first evening meal was spectacular but the illusion of luxury was spoilt by an indifferent experience the following evening.

    When paying these prices you want everything to be perfect and a little bit special, mostly this was the case but occasionally the service was not what it should have been. Breakfast is buffet style which I am not a big fan of as we are late risers and the food tends to be passed best - still don't let this put you off if you have a big appetite you can fill up with as much as you like! I should mention that there was a wedding on during our stay and the corridor next to our bedroom was quite noisy at times - until quite late.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    Excellent levels of service in the main hotel and the spa. The spa facilities were also excellent.

    Although the food was good and of high standard this is where the hotel could improve.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    Our daughter was married there and the staff were wonderful. The service was perfect and the wedding breakfast excellent. could not fault it. Was quite expensive though, got what we paid for.

  • 9.2
    Superb

    The food was excellent as were the spa facilities and staff. We both had a massage treatment in the spa which was very relaxing and the hush room afterwards was great.

    There was no fridge in the room and there was a wedding everyday which was slightly intrusive.

  • 8.2
    Fabulous

    I liked the superb location, grounds and facilities, the cleanliness, and the general upmarket clientel.

    I tried to purchase guiness in the lounge bar but was told they sold it in the spa bar, if i fancied the walk !!, I was under the impression that the Bar staff were there to serve the customers? The Bar person concerned was the larger of the two working the lounge bar.

  • 9.6
    Exceptional

    Cooperation and friendliness of all the staff . the spa and swimming pool facilities were excellent and so were the changing rooms

    Breakfast buffet was a little sparse . could have had a wider selection of fruit . massage facility etc not really my cup of tea . I think also in the swimming pool there was not much visible supervision were you relying totally on parents to supervise ?

  • 7.4
    Very good

    The bed was too short my feet hung over the end. I had to have my head against the board with the pillow below my shoulders. I tried without a pillow and It was uncomfortable. I did not complain as I only discovered that at night and the next day I thought no pillow would resolve this which it didnt. I am 6ft 1in t all this is the first time I have experienced this.

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Highlights
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FabulousBased on  129 reviews
Good to know
Check-infrom 14:30-23:59FREECheck-outuntil 11 amFREE
Children & extra bedsAll children0 - 2 yearsCotFREEAll children3 - 12 yearsExtra bedMaximum capacity of extra beds in a room is 1. 
PetsPets are allowed on request.
Cancellation
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Getting around
Airports
Carlisle (CAX)24.5 mi
Walney Island (BWF)38.0 mi
Bus
Bus stop5.5 mi
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