Lairbeck Hotel - country house hotel accommodation, Keswick, Lake District
Lairbeck Hotel, Keswick, Lake District
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Vicarage Hill
CA12 5QB

Tel : 017687 73373

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Enjoy A Relaxing Holiday in the Heart of the English Lake District ...
Lairbeck Hotel is set in a quiet, secluded location only ten minutes walk into Keswick centre (and a further five minutes to Derwentwater Lake and the Theatre by the Lake).

Lairbeck Hotel, Keswick

Set in an acre of attractive, well-maintained gardens with magnificent views of Skiddaw, Causey Pike and the Borrowdale Valley Lairbeck's location will encourage you to leave your car in our spacious car park and enjoy one of the many walks available from our doorstep.

From Easter 2019 our breakfast will be a delicious "serve yourself" Continental Breakfast Buffet including local specialities. Relax and enjoy a drink in our lounge / bar (now with new honesty bar). Select a walk for tomorrow from a compilation by our own Wainwright specialist or just cosy down beside our open fire on colder evenings.

Keswick is a very popular location for holidays, in the Lake District World Heritage Site, and provides easy access to spectacular walking and other activities. You can be sure Lairbeck really is in Keswick - just ten minutes walk away from the centre.

The atmosphere here is both welcoming and informal, and our

  • inclusion in Michelin guides for ten consecutive years,
  • 3 star Hotel rating (equivalent to 5 star Guest House),
  • 5 Star 'Excellent' Award for Hygiene from Allerdale Council's 'Scores On The Doors',

are your assurance of the high standards of quality and hospitality that you will experience with us throughout your stay.

Coronavirus Update (09/06/2021)

We reopened to guests on 7 June 2021 and are very busy with bookings from return and new guests.

Our extra cleaning and sanitising routines mean that our check in time is now from 4.00 pm (to 8.00pm).

The Coronavirus situation is being updated direct with each and every guest. We think personal contact is far preferable to providing general information on our website. Please be assured that we will contact you directly by email with all relevant updates for your booking or enquiry and that you will receive a prompt reply to any email ( Please phone 017687 73373 if you prefer.
Built in 1875 of charming Lakeland stone, Lairbeck was the family home of James and Emilie Anderson, close friends of John Ruskin. Now, it is a true Lake District country house hotel with a tranquil ambiance, genuine friendly and efficient service, high standards of cleanliness and delicious home cooked local specialities.

Guest Comments

“Beautiful Hotel- Thank you!”
Irene, Inverness, UK - July 2019

“Staff were great, Place was great, We will be back”
Phil & Sharon Bury, UK - August 2019

“Love this place stayed 6 - 7 times now. Absolute gem, well looked after and nothing too much trouble to ask for.”
Stuart & Peter, Glossop, UK - August 2019

“Lovely Stay, Beautiful Hotel and warm welcome”
Mandy & Ellen, UK - October 2019

Explore the Lake District
Close to Derwentwater, Catbells and Skiddaw, Lairbeck Hotel makes an ideal base for exploring the whole of Lakeland.

Enjoy England 3 Stars Country House
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