The Borrowdale Hotel

Keswick, Lake District

Classic room

Prestige room



Classic room

Standard room

Quintessential British charm at an idyllic Lake District country house with an AA Rosette restaurant, including breakfast, three-course dinner, tea and scones, and more

When it comes to country walks, slow-roasted lunches, the acceptable side of corduroy and local ales in old-world pubs, the Lake District is where it's at. Close to beautiful Keswick, The Borrowdale Hotel offers comfortable rooms and AA Rosette-awarded dining in a property dating back to 1866, with many period features still intact and bucket-loads of warm, rural charm. The hotel has also earned itself a TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence.

With the original room bells in reception and a walk-in wine cellar stocked with vintage bottles, this historic residence is a delightful base for exploring the surrounding fells, trickling streams and rolling hills. The Borrowdale Hotel's traditional restaurant serves superb British food, while the guest rooms remain classic and comfortable with a host of modern amenities to enhance your stay. The conservatory, lounges and garden offer further locations to relax.

Good to know

Please note that a smart-casual dress code applies in the restaurant, and jeans and trainers are not permitted.

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We like

  • Taking in the vast natural beauty of the Lake District – this historic residence is a delightful base for exploring the surrounding fells, trickling streams and rolling hills
  • Indulging in tea and scones in the lounge, or a hearty British dinner at the AA Rosette-awarded restaurant
  • Swapping urban life for the wide-open countryside and peaceful lakes

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