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The Cottage in the Wood

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“garden room”(64 reviews)
“tasting menu”(42 reviews)
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Free Wifi
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4 Star Hotel
17th Century fully renovated coaching Inn located in the middle of Whinlatter, England's only mountain forest. Stunning views of the Forest Valley and Skiddaw mountain range. The Forest hosts a variety of wildlife including Deer and Red Squirrels. This restaurant with rooms has achieved...
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Magic Hill, Whinlatter Forest, Braithwaite, Keswick CA12 5TW, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stayed in this hotel for a night at the end of an outdoorsy trip to Keswick. The photos don’t do this hotel justice. The staff couldn’t have been more helpful, the breakfast was delicious and the views from the terrace were brilliant, even in...More

Thank Abigail5599
Reviewed 3 days ago

My partner and I spent two days here and couldn't criticise any aspect of our stay. We received a very warm welcome from staff who were friendly ,helpful and attentive at all times. The dinners were innovative and beautifully presented and the breakfasts an excellent...More

Thank barry23
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My partner and I both love scenic walks through forests and lakes so I thought what better place to pop the question than in the Lake District!? I spent a good few weeks researching places to stay and The Cottage in the Wood kept popping...More

1  Thank Paul C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a night here on the spur of the moment as we going to be in the Keswick area and wanted to extend our stay. On top of the room we also rang up and booked dinner. Unfortunately we booked the room on Booking.com...More

2  Thank thescoobypig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fantastic place ! Wonderful room (Garden Room), very, very friendly, welcoming and attentive staff, excellent, high quality food and service topped off with a view to die for. Simply can't fault this place and we will definitely return.

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Certificate of Excellence
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Free Parking
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Breakfast included
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Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
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US$168 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Price range
US$168 - US$215 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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Helen N
2 January 2017|
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Response from Brigitte H | Reviewed this property |
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"Oak Room.We had a wonderful view from our room of the mountains and the forest."
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"Our room was at the back, and we were quite happy with it."
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"The Garden Room has private access and is beautifully appointed."
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"Spend more, get more."
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