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Overview
AMENITIES
Free Internet
Free Parking
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Restaurant
Family Rooms
Bar/Lounge
2.5 Star accommodation
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The owners and their whole team could not have been more hospitable and welcoming - I cant remember ever staying in accomodation where we felt so welcome. The location of Borrowdale in the N Lakes is, in my opinion, one of the finest aras in...More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank mwalker2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A superbly run, family hotel where service is second to none. The rooms are comfy, the food is deliciously simple, the afternoon tea and scones are a delightful treat. It is a traditional hotel, with an older style of decor but is cosy and welcoming....More

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank tomcooke6692
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A comfy family run hotel. The staff cannot do enough to make your stay relaxed and everything you want. Set 4 course meal but vegan and other requirements easily catered for. Very good value. Great location.

Date of stay: November 2018
Thank CIHLONDON
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Another stay at the Royal Oak, wonderful staff, many of them have been there for some years. Beautiful old stone building, traditional decor, nothing flash but comfortable and homely. Excellent food, quality ingredients and great choice at breakfast, lovely soups and fabulous veg with dinner,...More

Date of stay: September 2018
1  Thank DickSands
Reviewed 17 September 2018

This is very good value hotel and although there is no choice for the evening meal both breakfast and the 4 course evening meal are very good quality, plentiful and the food is wholesome. The staff are friendly, the location for walking in Borrowdale valley...More

Date of stay: September 2018
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Description
The Royal Oak is a small traditional family run hotel ideally situated in the "Heart of Borrowdale", six miles south of Keswick. Once an 18th Century farmhouse, it has been established as a walkers' hotel More for over 100 years. Our English breakfasts and home cooked dinners sustain even the most energetic and although we do not provide a choice, we take great care to select varied and appealing menus. Packed Lunches and special diets are also available. Less
Hotel class
Hotel Amenities
HOTEL FEATURES
Free Parking
Free Internet
Restaurant
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Non-Smoking Hotel
Pets Allowed ( Dog / Pet Friendly )
Pool
Beachfront
Room Service
Free High Speed Internet (WiFi)
Fitness Centre with Gym / Workout Room
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$116 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Borrowdale > Rosthwaite
Hotel class
Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Certificate of Excellence
Room types
Non-Smoking Rooms, Family Rooms
Number of rooms
14
Price range
US$116 - US$161 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Location
United Kingdom > England > Cumbria > Lake District > Keswick > Borrowdale > Rosthwaite
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Traveller (37)
Room & Suite (8)
Dining (6)
Pool & Beach (1)
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Shivvy68
15 November 2018|
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Response from the-walkers2010 | Reviewed this property |
Meals are only served in the dining room as far as I know but your best plan would be to contact the hotel - have a look at their website.
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Haight69
12 August 2018|
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Response from the-walkers2010 | Reviewed this property |
From the Royal Oak website ... Provided your dog is socialised, clean and well behaved you are most welcome to bring your best friend. Dogs are allowed throughout the hotel, including your room, bar and lounge. We do not... More
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"The Barn conversation is delightful with a stream bubbling past your window."
LizzieStevens
31 Jul 2018
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"The rooms on the front are sunny and over look the road through the village. It is not noisy at night though."
BU1
9 Jul 2018
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"We enjoyed the room with the river view, though it was a newer building adjacent to the main inn."
ajw_traveling
8 Apr 2018
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"River view rooms might be the best option. Check bathroom facilities."
philp814
17 Oct 2017
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