Located in Newlands Valley in an 18th-century inn, Swinside is just 5 minutes' walk from the banks of Derwent Water and offers beautiful views of the valley and the surrounding hills. Real ales are served in the bar and homemade pies and locally caught fish are available in the restaurant.

Free WiFi, a TV, tea and coffee making facilities and a hairdryer are included in each neutrally decorated room. A selection of toiletries is provided in each modern bathroom at this bed and breakfast.

Log fires feature in the traditional bar during the winter months, which also has views of the surrounding countryside. Full English breakfasts and a British menu are served in Swinside Inn’s restaurant. The bar area has a TV, for guests to watch sports.

Newlands Activity and Adventure Centre is 20 minutes’ walk from Swinside. Free private parking is available and the modern Theatre by the Lake can be reached after a 5-minute drive. The market town of Keswick is just a 10-minute drive away.

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

Swinside Inn has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 11 Nov 2011.

Property highlights

Top location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.6)

Breakfast info

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

Free parking available on-site


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4 reasons to choose Swinside Inn

  • Prices you can't beat!
  • Booking is safe
  • Manage your bookings online
  • The staff speak English
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Property surroundings *
Guests loved walking around the neighbourhood!
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What's nearby
  • Cat Bells
    1.2 miles
  • Derwentwater
    1.2 miles
  • Theatre by the Lake
    1.5 miles
  • Go Ape Whinlatter Forest Park
    2.8 miles
  • Whinlatter Forest Park
    3.1 miles
  • Buttermere
    5.7 miles
  • Wastwater Lake
    9 miles
  • Scafell Pike
    9.6 miles
  • Wasdale
    11.6 miles
  • Rydal Water
    11.9 miles
Restaurants & cafes
  • Restaurant Swinside Inn
    0 miles
  • Cafe/bar The Chalet
    0.5 miles
Natural beauty
  • Mountain Cat Bells
    0.3 miles
  • River Newlands Beck
    0.5 miles
  • Lake Derwentwater
    1 miles
  • Sea/ocean Irish Sea
    19 miles
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1 restaurant on site

    Restaurant

    Cuisine: Local

    Open for: Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, High tea, Cocktail hour

Facilities of Swinside Inn
Outdoors
  • Outdoor fireplace
  • Outdoor furniture
  • Sun terrace
  • Terrace
  • Garden
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Coffee house on site
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • Special diet menus (on request)
  • Snack bar
  • Bar
  • Restaurant
Internet
WiFi is available in some hotel rooms and is free of charge.
Parking
Free public parking is possible on site (reservation is not needed).
  • Accessible parking
Services
  • Pet bowls
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Packed lunches
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key access
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Family rooms
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
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Sustainable initiatives
This property has taken steps to provide more sustainable and environmentally friendly travel

House rules Swinside Inn takes special requests - add in the next step!

Check-in

17:00 - 22:00

Check-out

08:30 - 10:00

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.

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Cot and extra bed policies

There is no capacity for cots at this property.

There is no capacity for extra beds at this property.

No age restriction

There is no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.

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The fine print

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

Due to Coronavirus (COVID-19), this property adheres to strict physical distancing measures.

Restaurant is closed from Tue 25 Sept 2018 until Tue 25 Sept 2018

Restaurant is closed from Mon 01 Oct 2018 until Fri 05 Oct 2018

Restaurant is closed from Sat 03 Nov 2018 until Sat 03 Nov 2018

FAQs about Swinside Inn

  • Swinside Inn has 1 restaurant:

    • Restaurant

  • Swinside Inn offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Canoeing

  • Check-in at Swinside Inn is from 17:00, and check-out is until 10:00.

  • Guests staying at Swinside Inn can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 9.0).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

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

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

  • Swinside Inn is 2 miles from the centre of Keswick.

  • Room options at Swinside Inn include:

    • Family
    • Twin
    • Suite
    • Double