Rivendell Guest House is a Victorian townhouse, built in 1894, offering a drying room and bike storage. It is located 1,150 feet from Keswick town center and Fitz Park, within the Lake District National Park.

The rooms feature free WiFi, a flat-screen TV, a kettle and a complementary hospitality tray. A hairdryer and free toiletries are provided.

A cooked breakfast is served with locally-sourced ingredients. A vegetarian option is available, and a variety of cereal, fruit, yogurt and juice are offered.

The area is popular for hiking, cycling, climbing and swimming. There is a selection of cafes, restaurants and pubs within a 5 minute walk from the property. Theater by the Lake is 0.6 mi away.

Derwentwater is 0.6 mi from Rivendell Guest House, while Catbells is 4.8 mi away. Whinlatter Forest Park is 5 mi from the property.

This is our guests' favorite part of Keswick, according to independent reviews.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.8 for a two-person trip.

Rivendell Guest House has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Sep 8, 2017

Property Highlights

Located in the top-rated area in Keswick, this property has an excellent location score of 9.8!

Breakfast Info

Full English/Irish

FREE parking!


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Property questions and answers
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The property usually replies within a few hours
  • e.g. can you bring a dog?
    Sorry, no pets allowed.
    Answered on July 24, 2020
  • Hi, I might be arriving before early, it is possible to leave my luggage somewhere safe before the check in and also a few hours after the check out?
    Hi If you are traveling on public transport, we can arrange somewhere safe for you to leave your luggage. Kind regards Deb Rivendell guest House
    Answered on July 11, 2021
  • Can I park at the guest house
    It is free on street parking at Rivendell Guest House
    Answered on September 16, 2022
  • Do you have any rooms with a bath & shower? Looking for 14-17 March and 18-21 April. Thanks
    Sorry we do no have any baths at Rivendell Guest House
    Answered on February 23, 2022
  • Hi, do you have somewhere we can store our bikes, I’ll be looking for a twin room, we will also have 2 cars is there local free parking? Thanks Neil
    Hi Neil We have secure storage for bikes and its on street free parking. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to ring me on 01768..
    Answered on November 14, 2021
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Amenities of Rivendell Guest House
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Bathtub or shower
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Electric kettle
Living Area
  • Dining area
  • Sitting area
Media & Technology
  • Flat-screen TV
Food & Drink
  • Tea/Coffee maker
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Free public parking is available at a location nearby (reservation is not needed).
  • Street parking
  • Accessible parking
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Security alarm
  • Smoke-free property
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Ironing facilities
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Upper floors accessible by stairs only
Languages Spoken
  • English

House rules

Rivendell Guest House takes special requests – add in the next step!


4:00 PM - 10:00 PM


9:00 AM - 10:00 AM


Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children not allowed.

Crib and extra bed policies

Cribs and extra beds aren't available at this property.

Age restriction

The minimum age for check-in is 18

Mastercard Visa Rivendell Guest House accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.


Smoking is not allowed.


Parties/events are not allowed


Pets are not allowed.

The fine print

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), wearing a face mask is mandatory in all indoor common areas.

Please inform Rivendell Guest House of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

This property does not accommodate bachelor(ette) or similar parties.

FAQs about Rivendell Guest House

  • The prices at Rivendell Guest House may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • Check-in at Rivendell Guest House is from 4:00 PM, and check-out is until 10:00 AM.

  • Room options at Rivendell Guest House include:

    • Twin/Double
    • Family
    • Single
    • Double

  • Guests staying at Rivendell Guest House can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 10.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Full English/Irish

  • Rivendell Guest House offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • From the nearest airport, you can get to Rivendell Guest House by:

      • Train 35min

    • Rivendell Guest House is 1,950 feet from the center of Keswick.