Castle Inn Hotel, BW Signature Collection

Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RG, England
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Castle Inn Hotel, BW Signature Collection

Best Western Castle Inn Hotel.

The Castle Inn Hotel BW Signature Collection by Best Western, Near Keswick is set overlooking some of England's highest fells and Bassenthwaite Lake. The hotel is in a beautiful location, just 8 miles from Keswick and ideally situated for those wishi show more

The hotel accepts pets, in selected rooms only, £10 per dog per night.
24 Hour Room Service, Bars, Free WIFI, Gym, Indoor Pool, Pets Allowed, Tennis, No Lift
There is free parking available onsite.
Pets accepted
£10.00 per Dog per Night
Free WIFI available throughout the hotel
Check-in & Check out14:00 | 11:00
Bassenthwaite, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4RG, England
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Restaurants & Bars

Good food and drink are essential ingredients for any getaway and our hotel restaurants and bars don’t disappoint. From brekkies that leave you raring to go, to evening meals with the wow factor we’ve got all your culinary needs covered. Tuck in.

Chef David Wilson (Ginge)

A casual dining experience awaits you in the Castle Inn Tavern. Our Head Chef brings a wealth of experience with AA rosettes, gained in 4 star hotel restaurants throughout the country.

Dining and bars

Castle Inn Tavern

Our relaxing Castle Inn Tavern is a favourite with all our guests. With an extensive menu, relaxing dining and local beers there is something on the menu for everyone.

Opening hours
11:00-23:00
Weekend times may vary

Weddings

Located within a stunning setting, with views to Bassenthwaite Lake and some of the Lake District's most famous fells, which provide the perfect backdrop for your wedding photographs. The Castle Inn Hotel has beautiful landscaped gardens where guests can enjoy the tranquillity of the local area.

The hotel has a number of suites licensed to host Civil Ceremonies, wedding breakfasts and evening receptions; so whether you are planning a small intimate wedding or a large grand affair, the four star Castle Inn Hotel is the perfect romantic venue.

For any enquiries please call Wedding Co-ordinator on 017687 76401

Registrar

Registry office:
Whitehaven
College House, Flatt Walks, Whitehaven CA28 7RW
01946 506190

Golf Off Site

Whether you’re dedicating your full getaway to the green or just want to sneak in a few holes in between sightseeing, we’ve got you covered. Just don’t forget to pack your lucky club…

  • Keswick Golf Club
  • Cockermouth Golf Club

Keswick Golf Club

11.6 miles away in Keswick

Course information

  • Practice ground golf facilities
  • Putting green golf facilites
  • Pro shop golf facilities
Course type

Rural

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

71

Distance

6225 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £15.00
18 holes £20.00
Trolley hire £3.00
Club hire £10.00
Buggy hire £22.00
Tuition £15.00

Cockermouth Golf Club

5.1 miles away in Cockermouth

Course type

Felllside

Location

Off Site

Holes

18

Par

69

Distance

5410 Yards

Handicap

No handicap required

Prices

9 holes £10.00
18 holes £16.00

Spa & Leisure facilities

Leisure at the Castle Inn Hotel offers a great range of facilities available to our Members and guests staying at the hotel. Our facilities include; Sauna, Steam Room and Heated Indoor Swimming Pool and Gym with Life Fitness equipment for both cardiovascular and resistance workouts.

Spa Facilities

Leisure at the Castle Inn Hotel offers a great range of facilities available to our Members and guests staying at the hotel. Our facilities include; Sauna, Steam Room and Heated Indoor Swimming Pool and Gym with Life Fitness equipment for both cardiovascular and resistance workouts.

Opening Times

Monday - Friday: 07:30 - 21:15
Saturday - Sunday: 07:30 - 20:00

Make the most of our leisure facilities and enjoy some down time

Gym and Swimming Pool Leisure Facilities

Meetings & Events

Overlooking some of the Lake District's highest fells, The Castle Inn Hotel can really boast great meeting rooms with great views! Our four dedicated conference rooms can cater for meetings for up to 200 delegates in a theatre style. Each with natural daylight and contemporary decor.

Our vast landscaped gardens are ideal for team building, getting fresh air during refreshments breaks or outdoor catering event.

Available Room Set Ups

The below information shows the capcity of each meeting room based on the room setup type.

Room Name Theatre Classroom U-Shape Boardroom Banquet
Budworth 200 108 90 50 150
Skelton 80 36 35 40 70
Senhouse 50 27 24 26 50
Dalton 50 27 24 26 40

Reviews of Castle Inn Hotel, BW Signature Collection

Traveller Overview:
4.0 Rating: 1438 reviews
Excellent 37%
Very Good 32%
Average 12%
Poor 8%
Terrible 7%
Rating

Ann L, wrote review 26/11/2021

Wonderful stay at Castle Inn

We had a wonderful time at this hotel, initially booked a standard room, but upgraded to the executive suite for ten pound per night. Room warm and bed comfy, pool was brilliant, and we used steam roo... more

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trish_topping, wrote review 24/11/2021

Night in lakes with my sister.

After reading the reviews previously expressed about the Castle Inn we didn't know what to expect. The staff are polite and helpful. Nikki the assistant manager served our drinks and food. She was v... more

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Dreamer68287122767, wrote review 19/11/2021

Tired and dated

Very tired hotel in serious need of updating. Wouldn’t stay there again. Had one of those awful hairdryer machines fixed to the wall, dodgy shower and no complimentary biscuits. Menu had only one v... more

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David J, wrote review 12/11/2021

Rambling typical best Western, bit tired but room OK, and spar (not used).

Could be too noisy for us oldens in season as v few rooms in use. Good parking. Don't use post code to find it - use point on maps😉😉 went rou d in circles. Bit of a rabbit Warren. Didn't eat there, ... more

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F5565YVcarolinem, wrote review 04/11/2021

Disgusting

We booked 3 nights..we stayed..none.I telephoned in advance to check lunch/bar available...yes. Arrived, room, disgusting, dead flies, mould, algae, broken beds, dangerous chairs in room.Wandered arou... more

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