Bed and Breakfast Bassenthwaite

Lakeside Country Guest House & Self Catering Lodge

Latest Special Offers at Lakeside Bassenthwaite

If you are searching for an award winning, quality B&B at affordable prices then look no further. This lovely detached, Edwardian house is situated in front of Bassenthwaite Lake and enjoys great views of the majestic Skiddaw Mountain range.

A superb and peaceful location less than 10 minutes drive to the popular town of Keswick or the Georgian town of Cockermouth, the birth place of the great poet William Wordsworth.

A popular Inn serving great food is within a 10 minute walk. A newly opened distillery and Bistro is just 3 minutes drive.


Self Catering

Lakeside also offers Lakeside Lodge. A popular,well established pet friendly self catering option in a detached cottage located in the small garden to the rear of the Guest House sleeping 2.

Brand New for 2017 is MEADOWSIDE HOUSE (self catering). A modern extension to Lakeside Country Guest House. This has been completely remodelled internally offering modern,open plan living with downstairs toilet and utility room and upstairs two comfortable double/twin en-suite bedrooms. Everything brand new!

Go through the french windows and this pet friendly accommodation has outside seating, barbeque area and pleasant meadow views. Meadowside has dining for 6 persons so can be let in conjunction with the adjacent Lakeside Lodge.

A superb and peaceful location less than 10 minutes drive to the popular town of Keswick or the Georgian town of Cockermouth, the birth place of the great poet William Wordsworth.

A popular Inn serving great food is within a 10 minute walk. A newly opened distillery and Bistro is just 3 minutes drive

Lakeside also offers self catering in a detached cottage (Lakeside Lodge) to the rear of the Guest House.

Award Winning Breakfasts and Hospitality

Sharon and Arnie Helling have been happily looking after Guests at Lakeside Country Guest House near Keswick for the last 16 years and many returning Guests have seen their son Jordan grow from a toddler to a young man. Arnie's award winning Cumberland breakfast will set you up for the day.Cooked fresh to order including quality local ingredients and fresh farm eggs. Vegetarian choices are always available.Don't forget to make room to sample Arnie's home made jams and marmalade! Fair trade coffee and tea is served at breakfast and is available in the rooms. Lakeside has a 4 Star Silver Award and Breakfast Award.

What We Offer

Lakeside Country Guest House has a lovely furnished outside terrace on which to relax and take in the views of Bassenthwaite Lake and Skiddaw and Ullock Pike fells.Weather permitting you can enjoy al fresco breakfasts here or perhaps a spot of Osprey watching (April-September) There is plenty of parking too.On arrival you will be welcomed with tea or coffee and biscuits and Sharon will happily help with making dinner reservations locally and suggestions to get the most from your stay. Don't forget that Keswick has the Theatre By The Lake which offers a wonderful programme for all tastes. Sharon and Arnie are Ambassadors for the Theatre which means they can arrange a discount off most performances when staying at Lakeside. In the bedrooms there is free WiFi, quality toiletries and fluffy oversize towels.

Rooms

There are an assortment of comfortable en-suite double & twin rooms, and one smaller double room with a scenic view and private bathroom just outside the bedroom, ideal for single visitors too .All have lake and mountain views. The popular en- suite triple room has a meadow view. All have flat screen TV and DVD player and tea/coffee. Getting Married?

If you are getting married locally and would like to book all of the rooms for your family and friends we are able to offer preferential rates. The house sleeps 10. If your Guests want to extend their stay we have 2 self catering houses behind the Guest House available for short breaks or weekly sleeping 2 and 4.

Above all we offer value for money for everyone who stays and service with a smile provided by owners who truly care about their Guests. For best rates come direct through our website (not through the online agents please) we are even available by phone!

We look forward to welcoming you to Lakeside Country Guest House, Lakeside Lodge and Meadowside.