Located in the heart of Keswick, the refurbished Skiddaw Hotel offers good food, and spacious rooms with tea/coffee making facilities. There is free WiFi throughout the hotel, and parking permits available at an extra cost for the car park near the hotel.

The hotel's restaurant, Brasserie 31, serves seasonal menus of local produce, while the lounge bar offers drinks, bar meals and our Hiker's Picnic Board - a savoury twist on traditional afternoon tea. A full Cumbrian or continental breakfast is provided each morning, made using the finest locally sourced ingredients.

Surrounded by dramatic lakes and mountains of the Lake District, Skiddaw Hotel is a short walk from Keswick’s shops and cafés. Derwentwater is less than a 5-minute drive away.

The hotel has a conservatory lounge overlooking the market square, with food and drink served all day. Discounted vouchers for local attractions are available from reception.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.6 for a two-person trip.

Skiddaw Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 1 Aug 2005.

Property highlights

Situated in the best rated area in Keswick, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.6

Breakfast info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten-free, Buffet


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4 reasons to choose Skiddaw Hotel

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
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Hotel surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Theatre by the Lake
    0.4 miles
  • Derwentwater
    1.6 miles
  • Cat Bells
    2.6 miles
  • Go Ape Whinlatter Forest Park
    3.7 miles
  • Whinlatter Forest Park
    4.2 miles
  • Buttermere
    7.5 miles
  • Wastwater Lake
    10.5 miles
  • Scafell Pike
    10.9 miles
  • Rydal Water
    12 miles
  • Rydal Mount & Gardens
    12.2 miles
Natural beauty
  • Lake Derwentwater
    0.5 miles
How to get to Skiddaw Hotel from Newcastle International Airport
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Facilities of Skiddaw Hotel
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Mini golf Additional charge
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Golf course (within 3 km) Additional charge
  • Tennis court Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in public areas and is free of charge.
Parking
Public parking is possible at a location nearby (reservation is not needed) and costs GBP 10 per day.
Reception services
  • Invoice provided
  • Concierge service
  • Luggage storage
Cleaning services
  • Daily housekeeping
Business facilities
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Meeting/banquet facilities Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
General
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Packed lunches
  • Lift
  • Family rooms
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Room service
Languages spoken
  • English
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Skiddaw Hotel takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

From 15:00 hours

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 hours

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodation type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check the conditions of your required room.

Children and beds

Child policies

Children of any age are welcome.

Children aged 13 years and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy information, please add the number of children in your group and their ages to your search.

Cot and extra bed policies

0 - 2 years
Cot upon request
£10 per child, per night
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night
3 - 15 years
Extra bed upon request
£20 per child, per night

Supplements are not calculated automatically in the total costs and will have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The maximum number of extra beds and cots allowed is dependent on the room you choose. Please check your selected room for the maximum capacity.

All cots and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

Maestro Mastercard Visa Solo American Express Skiddaw Hotel accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

There is a car park next to the hotel. Before parking, you should buy a permit from reception at an extra cost of GBP 10 per day.

When booking 5 rooms or more, different policies and additional supplements will apply.

Guests are required to show a photo identification and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

FAQs about Skiddaw Hotel

  • Room options at Skiddaw Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Single
    • Family

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to Skiddaw Hotel by:

    • Car 1h 50min

  • The prices at Skiddaw Hotel may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates you select, hotel's policy etc.). See the prices by entering your dates.

  • Check-in at Skiddaw Hotel is from 15:00, and check-out is until 11:00.

  • Skiddaw Hotel is 500 yards from the centre of Keswick.

  • Skiddaw Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Tennis court
    • Mini golf
    • Golf course (within 3 km)

  • Guests staying at Skiddaw Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.1).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Vegetarian
    • Vegan
    • Gluten-free
    • Buffet
    • À la carte