Quietly situated and with private car parks, yet only four minutes walk from the town centre, Acorn House is ideal for long or short breaks in the heart of the Northern Lake District. As we have the prestigious Four Star Silver Award by the English Tourist Board you are guaranteed of a warm welcome
The atmosphere of this fine Georgian house is friendly and relaxing, and the resident proprietors are always on hand to ensure that your stay is an enjoyable one. Traditional furniture enhances the character of each of the nine spacious bedrooms, each individually designed and decorated with more than a touch of luxury. The generous full English breakfast (or vegetarian option) will set you up for the day, whether walking, climbing or sightseeing. After the days exertions you can relax in the elegant and comfortable lounge, or enjoy the attractive and well-tended gardens.
Three of the bedrooms have luxurious four poster beds. All bedrooms are en-suite with a choice of bathroom or shower room, and all have colour freeview televisions, radio alarms, tea/coffee making facilities and hospitality trays.Our rooms are centrally heated so are nice and cosy even on the coldest of Lakeland days and being in a quiet area you won t have to worry about sleepless nights! As you can see from the photographs, all our rooms are very bright. One ground floor bedroom is available and all bedrooms are cleaned daily, assuring complete cleanliness. Twin and family rooms are available.
Visitors enter Acorn House through a conservatory with a live fruit bearing grape vine. This is a stunning room to sit and enjoy the sunshine. There is also a spacious and bright residents lounge where you can enjoy a good book and relax after a day in Keswick or walking the fells.
Acorn House has a non smoking Policy and I m afraid we cannot accommodate pets.
Keswick is located only 16 miles from the M6 motorway. At junction 40 (Penrith) head towards Keswick and Cockermouth.
Main Route: Enter Keswick at the first turning. At the T-junction turn right and follow the road (Penrith Road) until you go past Fitz Park (on the right) and go up a slight incline. At the top is a left turn opposite the war memorial and then an immediate second left beside Cumbrian Properties. Follow Southey Street to the end of the road and Acorn House is infront of you.
Alternative Route: Following the first turning to the town head left at the T-junction. After approx. 1/2 mile turn right (to the town centre and Castlerigg Manor). Go down the steep hill and this road turns into Ambleside Road. Acorn House is situated on your right before you reach the church..
From the South Lakes directions are even easier! When coming into Keswick, turn left (to the town centre and Castlerigg Manor). Go down the steep hill and this road turns into Ambleside Road. Acorn House is situated on your right before you reach the church.
You can check in from 12:00. You need to check out by 10:00.