On Keswick’s main street, 10 minutes’ walk from Derwentwater, The Kings Arms Hotel offers easy access to the Lake District. A private bathroom is included in each room, which has a modern or classic décor and a TV.

Full English breakfasts and traditional British dishes are served in the restaurant. An open fire features in the Lounge Bar, which serves light meals, snacks and real ales.

The Kings Arms is just 5 minutes’ walk from the Cumberland Pencil Museum. A 20-minute drive will get you to Grasmere, Cockermouth, Thirlmere or Ullswater.

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

Couples particularly like the location — they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

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The Kings Arms Hotel has been welcoming Booking.com guests since 7 Aug 2005.

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Situated in the best rated area in Keswick, this hotel has an excellent location score of 9.4

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

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About The Kings Arms Hotel

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  • Is there a charge for 2 small dogs ?

    Yes, there is a charge of £10 per night per dog.


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    Answered on 1 December 2019
  • Hi, do you have any irons at the hotel?

    Yes, we have.


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    Answered on 26 July 2021
  • do you have dog free rooms

    Yes, we have dog free rooms.


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    Answered on 4 August 2021
  • Do you have private parking?

    We do not have private parking, but we have a digital permit system which we use for the central car park in Keswick, and the cost is £4 per day. Kind regards, Kings Arms Hotel Reception


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    Answered on 13 June 2021
  • Hi Is a small dog allowed to stay in the room if we wanted to go out for a meal. Thanks

    Yes, it is allowed, but it would be your responsibility, if anything were to be damaged within the room.


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    Answered on 21 June 2021
  • Hi, is the bar open due to covid and are dogs allowed in the bar please?

    Hi, The bar is currently open, we are open from 11am-10pm. We do allow dogs in the bar, however we don't take bookings as all tables are allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Kind regards, Dan


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    Answered on 8 October 2020
  • Hi there we are looking to book for Sat 08/08/20 with a dog. Do you have availability and is there a car par

    Hi, unfortunately we are full on Saturday. If you wish to book for an alternative date, we do have dog-friendly rooms, and there is car parking.


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    Answered on 5 August 2020
  • Do you have rooms that you do not allow dogs in

    Yes, we have two rooms which are dog-free within the hotel.


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    Answered on 21 June 2021
  • Is the hotel now open including bar and restaurant?

    We open this Friday, the 31st July. The bar and restaurant will be open - everywhere will be table service and we will be strictly card payment only.


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    Answered on 29 July 2020
  • what is the cost of parking is this free

    We have parking permits at the hotel reception, which cost £4 per day.


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    Answered on 14 January 2020
  • I have limited mobility and struggle with stairs do you have a lift or ground floor rooms

    Good afternoon, Unfortunately, we do not have any ground floor rooms and we do not have a lift in the hotel. There are about 13 steps up to the first floor. Kind regards, Cailee


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    Answered on 23 August 2021
  • is this hotel near cat bells

    14 min (4.6 mi) via A5271


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    Answered on 8 August 2021
  • Hi, we are looking to book a room for one night, 22nd of July ,you have four rooms available but is one of them dog friendly thank you.

    Yes. We charge £10 per night per dog.


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    Answered on 21 July 2021
  • Is there parking facilities?

    We provide permits for residents, at a cost of £4 per day, we use the Central Car Park in Keswick, a public car park, located behind the hotel.


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    Answered on 21 June 2021
  • Hi Ive just booked 2 rooms for 4 adults 1st to 3rd October we will be brining 2 dogs for one of the rooms do we just pay for them when we arrive?

    Good afternoon, Unfortunately, we do not have any ground floor rooms. there are about 13 steps up to the rooms on the first floor. Regards, Cailee


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    Answered on 23 August 2021
  • can dog come in dining room

    Dogs are allowed in the bar area only.


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    Answered on 29 November 2021
  • Can we get breakfast in our room? Do rooms have baths? Do all rooms have a dressing table?

    Yes, we do offer room service for an extra charge of £5. None of the rooms have baths, they all have showers. Yes, all of the rooms do have dressing tables.


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    Answered on 21 June 2021
  • can the double rooms be changed into twins?

    Yes, they can- but only 3 of the rooms can be changed.


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    Answered on 21 June 2021
  • I'm just about to book. Where is the carparking please?

    We use a digital permit system for the public car park at the back of the hotel, which is called the Central Car Park. The postcode for the car park is CA12 5DN. Once you are in the car park, give the hotel a call and we will activate the permit.


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    Answered on 21 October 2020
  • Do you have bike storage or allow bikes to be stored in the rooms?

    Yes, we do have bike storage, in our cellar, two bikes maximum, and no, we do not allow bikes to be stored in the rooms.


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    Answered on 21 June 2021
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 The Kings Arms Hotel from Newcastle International Airport
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2 restaurants on site

    Restaurant #1

    Cuisine: British, European

    Open for: Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner

    LB's Pizza House

    Cuisine: Italian, Pizza, European

    Open for: Lunch, Dinner

Facilities of The Kings Arms Hotel
Outdoors
  • Outdoor furniture
Pets
Pets are allowed on request. Charges may be applicable.
Activities
  • Cycling Off-site
  • Hiking Off-site
  • Canoeing Off-site Additional charge
Food & Drink
  • Chocolate or cookies
  • Wine/champagne Additional charge
  • Kid meals Additional charge
  • 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 4 per day.
  • Accessible parking
  • Street parking
Services
  • Pet bowls
  • Pet basket
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Shared lounge/TV area
  • Fax/photocopying
  • Packed lunches
  • Express check-in/check-out
  • Laundry Additional charge
  • Room service
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • Smoke alarms
  • Safety deposit box
General
  • Non-smoking throughout
  • Heating
  • Non-smoking rooms
Languages spoken
  • English
  • Polish
  • Russian
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House rules The Kings Arms 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.

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 - 1 year
Cot upon request
£7.50 per child, per night
Extra bed upon request
£15 per child, per night
2 - 15 years
Extra bed upon request
£15 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.

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The fine print

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

The Kings Arms is close to a nightclub that is open until 02:00, Thursday-Sunday during winter, and every night during summer (until 03:00 on Friday/Saturday). Some noise may be heard.

The Kings Arms provides permits for the nearby car park that cost GBP 4 a day.

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

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

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 The Kings Arms Hotel

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

  • Guests staying at The Kings Arms Hotel can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 8.4).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

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

  • The Kings Arms Hotel is 450 yards from the centre of Keswick.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Kings Arms Hotel by:

    • Car 1h 50min

  • The Kings Arms Hotel offers the following activities / services (charges may apply):

    • Cycling
    • Hiking
    • Canoeing

  • The following parking options are available to guests staying at The Kings Arms Hotel (subject to availability):

    • Parking
    • Street parking
    • Accessible parking

  • Room options at The Kings Arms Hotel include:

    • Double
    • Twin

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

  • The Kings Arms Hotel has 2 restaurants:

    • Restaurant
    • LB's Pizza House