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    Royal Oak Hotel

    Borrowdale | Keswick, Rosthwaite, Keswick CA12 5XB, England
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    • Excellent55%
    • Very good26%
    • Average13%
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    • Terrible3%
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    Free Internet
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    2.5 Star Hotel
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    Reviewed 20 June 2016

    We stayed for three nights with dinner bed and breakfast. The staff are friendly and welcoming. Our annexe room was spotlessly clean with a comfortable double bed, ensuite with loads of hot water, and a view and sound of the beck outside The four course...More

    Thank Kevin T
    Reviewed 19 June 2016

    I have been meaning to visit this hotel for some time now and pleased I finally got there. This is an excellent hotel for walkers. If you are looking for modern, new and shiny, this is NOT the place for you. If you are looking...More

    Thank Cathy R
    Reviewed 17 June 2016

    Tired of overpriced cream teas of packaged, tasteless jam & stale scones ? Try something different & authentic. Pop down to the Royal Oak from 3-5 pm (perhaps after some hours walking the fells) & have an authentic Cumbrian afternoon tea. We did & thoroughly...More

    Thank 366roger
    Response from Nuala D, Owner at Royal Oak HotelResponded 18 June 2016

    Thank you for your kind review. We are pleased you enjoyed your afternoon teas with us whilst you were visiting the valley. We are well known for our home made scones and jam and have many regulars who come for tea.....some from as far afield...More

    Reviewed 9 June 2016

    What a wonderful Hotel, great welcome by friendly owners who unfortunately had not been warned in advance by my booking Company that as a Coeliac I required Gluten free meals. However they were very knowledgeable of the condition and immediately spoke to the chef who...More

    Thank Sue-with-Mura-thedog
    Response from Nuala D, Owner at Royal Oak HotelResponded 18 June 2016

    Thank you for your glowing review of the hotel. We are pleased you enjoyed your brief stay with us and hope you enjoyed the rest of your walk. We are always happy to welcome new guests and hope that we will see you and your...More

    Reviewed 8 June 2016

    A perfect destination for a couple of days walking with our dog. The staff are very friendly and welcoming and nothing was too much trouble, the food is fresh and wholesome and prices very reasonable. Our room was clean and comfortable with an excellent hot...More

    Thank walkingthedog2016
    Response from Nuala D, Owner at Royal Oak HotelResponded 18 June 2016

    Thank you for your very positive review, we are glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Please email us direct and let us know which room you stayed in and we can try and sort out the saggy bed problem for future guests. Susan

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    • US$144 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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    • Number of rooms
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    "River view rooms might be the best option. Check bathroom facilities."
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    "a room overlooking the river in the newer building was a delight for us. we did not see the other rooms."
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    "All rooms are comfy. If you've got a dog, ask for a downstairs room at the back. That's where the..."
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