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A591, Bassenthwaite, Keswick CA12 4QG England
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What you can expect during your stay
  • All linens sanitised in high-temperature wash
  • Hand sanitiser available to guests & staff
  • Regularly sanitised high-traffic areas
  • Staff required to regularly wash hands
  • Daily temperature and symptom checks for staff
Updated 11/11/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.
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Updated 11/11/21 Safety precautions are provided by the property and are not checked by Tripadvisor for accuracy.


#1 of 5 hotels in Bassenthwaite
Travellers' Choice
Ravenstone Manor is a delightful 19th Century Manor House set within 3 hectares of grounds, situated at the foot of Skiddaw, looking across the valley to Bassenthwaite Lake. Rich in Cumbrian history, our 4 star Manor House has spectacular views of the Lake, the neighbouring Fells and Cumbrian countryside. We are fully dog friendly and ideally situated for walking, hiking & biking in the stunning Northern Lakes, Within the beautiful stone walls, you will find 20 charming en-suite bedrooms, a beautiful lounge, dining room and bar. Fed by the waters of Skiddaw, the Manor boasts its own fresh spring water that has quenched the thirst of its guests for over 50 years. The Dining Room serves a menu highlighting the freshest local meats, cheeses and produce. Open to residents and non-residents we offer a good home-cooked menu. Breakfast from 8:15 - 9:30am, lunch 12:00 till 2:00 and evening meals from 6.00 till 8.45pm.
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Property amenities
Free parking
Free internet
Bar / lounge
Board games / puzzles
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Baggage storage
Outdoor furniture
Breakfast available
Breakfast buffet
Complimentary instant cofffee
Complimentary tea
Kids' meals
Special diet menus
Shared lounge / TV area
Sun terrace
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Flatscreen TV
Room types
Non-smoking rooms
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Lake View
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Nat wrote a review 3 Dec
5 contributions1 helpful vote
I stayed here by myself with my dog and it's honestly one of the best hotels I've ever stayed in. My room had a stunning view, was very clean and cosy, HEATED BATHROOM TILES OMG! Loved the dog wash and the towels for them at the door, might be worth having them as extras to put down at your rooms door as I was really worried about getting the lovely rooms carpet dirty with my shoes The whole hotel was dog friendly and the staff were so lovely and welcoming all the time- beautiful little common room with a roaring fire to relax and read in and loads of space for people to space out The building itself is so cute and cosy with an awesome little garden area with a jaw dropping view The only thing that let it down was the food- £17 for a very dry and tasteless chicken kiev main. Soup was nice but a bit overpriced, I ate mostly elsewhere which was a huge shame as I was prepared to eat there for every meal and stay in the hotel, but honestly that's the only thing that I disliked, I will definitely be back
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Date of stay: November 2021
Loubylou wrote a review Nov 2021
31 contributions4 helpful votes
Woohoo what an amazing hotel, we just spent 3 nights with The Top Team of Staff that absolutely make your stay the best it can be, they are so dog friendly and it was absolutely superb in every way. How refreshing that every team member wanted to help, was happy and chatted about the hotel and the local area, they could not do enough to make you feel welcome. Businesses where the owner is involved and really care reflects in the staff and I just know from booking with the owner that his team are all valued they were all An Absolute Delight. The food was excellent, the breakfasts delicious and the wonderful sight of different breeds of dogs "living the dream" was brilliant. Our room was great, lucky number 19 with superb views. The beautiful Dodd Wood is right by and it's a great place to explore the area from. If you do anything with your hard earned cash spend it here they really are Magnificent Finally thanks for being so kind to our Lurcher who is 12 and a half, he relaxed, enjoyed the sausages and we all can't wait to visit again. To the Fabulous waitress Charley too !! You were brilliant + hope the exam went well!! Keep up the fantastic work everyone and Anthony and Alex make sure you give everyone a Big Hug from Me! See you next time You must be our Lucky Stars as The Villa even won when we were there!!! Louise Steve and Luca !
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Date of stay: November 2021
Sleep Quality
Room Tip: Lucky Number 19 is Glorious
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Hugo D wrote a review Nov 2021
Harrogate, United Kingdom2 contributions1 helpful vote
Stayed here for 3 night with my wife & Walter our black Lab. The food was incredible, breakfast, lunch & dinner were all spot on! Great atmosphere & the staff were very welcoming & friendly especially towards Walter. The views were great & we enjoyed a walk straight from the hotel up Skiddaw! Walter was pleased with the hot dog bath at the front of the hotel. Will definitely be back!
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Date of stay: November 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Claudia A wrote a review Oct 2021
3 contributions2 helpful votes
What an absolutely delightful place to stay. Full of character and steeped in history. There's plenty to marvel at from the creaky staircases to the many nooks and crannies whilst enjoying a glass of wine by the fireplace. The room was comfortable and clean as was the rest of the hotel. Our evening meals were delicious and not overfacing with friendly staff at hand. We brought our dog along as did it seemed most of the hotel guests, he was spoilt rotten by the staff and made to feel at home. We loved the idea of him being able to accompany us all around the hotel especially by the many fires lit about the place to keep warm. We stayed for 2 nights over a weekend and will definitely return next year. Thank you to the staff for a lovely weekend
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
Catherine Jones wrote a review Oct 2021
21 contributions13 helpful votes
What a fantastic hotel. The staff were all lovely and helpful, making us and our dog feel at home. We loved how dog friendly it was, with dog washing facilities and sausages at breakfast. The hotel itself was extremely comfortable with big arm chairs and sofas in front of fires and candles lit at night. The meals were superb. The breakfasts were really filling and the evening meals were very tasty and well presented. We will definitely return again.
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Date of stay: October 2021Trip type: Travelled as a couple
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US$113 - US$166 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Frequently Asked Questions about Ravenstone Manor Hotel
Which popular attractions are close to Ravenstone Manor Hotel?
Nearby attractions include Alpacaly Ever After (7.8 km), Derwentwater (7.3 km), and Walla Crag (7.3 km).
What are some of the property amenities at Ravenstone Manor Hotel?
Some of the more popular amenities offered include an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and free parking.
What food & drink options are available at Ravenstone Manor Hotel?
Guests can enjoy an on-site restaurant, a lounge, and breakfast during their stay.
Is parking available at Ravenstone Manor Hotel?
Yes, free parking is available to guests.
What are some restaurants close to Ravenstone Manor Hotel?
Conveniently located restaurants include The Round, Panino Italiano, and Fellpack.
Are pets allowed at Ravenstone Manor Hotel?
Yes, pets are typically allowed, but it's always best to call ahead to confirm.
Are there any historical sites close to Ravenstone Manor Hotel?
Many travellers enjoy visiting Mirehouse & Gardens (1.5 km) and Crosthwaite Parish Church (6.6 km).
Does Ravenstone Manor Hotel have any great views?
Yes, guests often enjoy the mountain view available here.