Based in the heart of the Lake District, Swinsdale Lodge Hotel in Keswick provides a luxury getaway for keen walkers, cyclists and those looking to explore the natural beauty of the area. This tranquil and friendly hotel is set within its own gardens and is only a short stroll from Derwentwater and the foot of some of the Lake Districts most famous mountains including Skiddaw and Blencathra. We provide the ideal home from home with a list of notable awards and fantastic guest facilities including onsite parking and free Wi-Fi.
Each of our seven bedrooms are individually designed and beautifully decorated to high standards and boast stunning views of the surrounding fells and mountains. Choose from Standard, King or Superior Double rooms and we also offer Super King double/single rooms with additional space. All rooms have a comfortable seating area and facilities include a wall mounted TV with DVD player, a well stocked hospitality tray, a hairdryer, clock radio and complimentary still and sparkling water. A library of DVDs is available at the reception. All of our modern ensuite bathrooms have either a bath and shower unit or shower only. Guests can enjoy our range of Duck Island toiletries provided in each bathroom. Luxury Egyptian bed linen and soft towels are provided on your arrival. Bed, breakfast and dinner rates are also available on request. Our hotel has wheelchair access throughout and some of our rooms are wheelchair accessible. We do not offer family rooms at our hotel but can accept children over twelve years old.
All ingredients for our breakfast are sourced locally where possible. Enjoy our full Cumbrian breakfast which is served with a variety of juices and cereals or alternatively, try kippers, smoked salmon and scrambled egg, ham and poached egg, vegetarian sausages and black pudding. These are followed by wholemeal toast, jam and marmalade which are both both homemade along with a selection of teas and coffee.
Enjoy our award winning dishes in the comfort of our AA 2 Rosette restaurant, recently voted into the top three Fine Dining Restaurants in Cumbria. Our beautifully presented dishes are sourced locally and non residents are also welcome to dine at the restaurant. We are able to cater for a range of dietary requirements on request. Our extensive wine list has been awarded the AA Notable Wine List award and is the perfect compliment to the Chefs delicious dishes. The whole lodge can be booked exclusively for special occasions, making it ideal for weddings, birthdays, corporate events and other get togethers.
We accept dogs in certain guest rooms but please note they are not permitted in the lounges or restaurant.
Our Exclusive Use tariff allows use of the hotel and our seven ensuite bedrooms and breakfast in the mornings – please contact us for more information.
Perfect for walking breaks, our hotel is surrounded by famous fells including Cat Bells, Skiddaw, Blencathra and Causey Pike. Guests can also enjoy direct access from the hotel into the Newlands Valley and the nearby Keswick Launch is ideal for visiting various points of interest including Portinscale, Lodore Falls and Ashness Bridge.
The hotel is situated midway along the Portinscale to Grange road. Leave the A66 Keswick to Cockermouth road at the signpost for Newlands Valley, Portinscale, Grange. Stay on this road through Portinscale, for approx 2 miles the hotel will be found on your right.