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Pelham House
Keswick
Cumbria
England
CA12 4EP

Pelham House, Keswick, Cumbria
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Sykes Cottages
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Sleeps a maximum of: 6

Pricing From: £410.00

Pelham house is a three bedroom town house sleeping 6 people, located in the centre of Kewick in the Northern Lakes.

Pelham House offers affordable and comfortable accommodation. Sleeping people in three bedrooms 1 x double and 2 x twin There is a ground floor shower room and WC and a second floor bathroom with separate WC. Living room has a cosy open fire and a well equipped dining kitchen.

Storage for bikes and outdoor gear is available and there's on-street parking for your cars. Ideally suited to groups of friends or families with pets.

Pet friendly accommodation Pet Friendly


RECENT CUSTOMER REVIEWS

Do not stay here!!
We have just returned (early) from Pelham house. Wish I had read these reviews before booking. The stairs are indeed awfully steep & my wife is on crutches after a knee op ( not a problem on normal stairs) & felt it was not safe to attempt them, especially as there was no bathroom on the same floor as the bedroom.She slept on the sofa. It seems the owners have not heeded reviews as the upstairs bathroom is still stuck in the 70's & the bath very stained. The house is still in need of a really good clean - kitchen grimy, living room dirty. The decor needs updating, wood chip throughout which is fine if maintained and not with holes in, curtains/ rails shabby & dusty. I could go on! It's really not a 3 star property, especially when it cost ?489 for 4 nights in February! Keswick is lovely to visit, but find somewhere nicer to stay, there are plenty around!
johnberrington
2020-02-26


Very Poor
Pelham House is badly in need of refurbishment. It is NOT shabby chic. Very shabby. Very amateur DIY. Very grubby. Blood stained bed cover. Filthy looking (also blood stained) rag rug in top bedroom. Stairs to upper floor very steep with shallow treads. Grab rails attached to the walls eith clanky chunks of wood. As a relatively agile 60+ I found it just didn't feel that safe. Upper floor toilet and bathroom would meet 1970s standards / expectations ... perhaps. Opportunity to crack your head on the way to the toilet (you need to remember to duck). Person at Lakes Cottage Holidays said (when we went back to complain) that people "either love it or hate it" which suggests something has been very wrong for some time. We were moved to an alternative property and were appreciative of that. Pelham House, whatever it's star rating on the system, is FAR too expensive given how dirty it is. My advice is don't even consider it. We hated it. Horrible. It needs a very thorough deep clean to make it even OK. But even then it would be a dismal place to pay to stay in. Debbie W.
Deb18042201
2018-10-15


What a dump
Booked Pelham House for a visit to the beer festival. The house is poorly maintained and not clean. It's in need of massive investment to bring it up to an acceptable standard.
trevwag
2018-08-23


Amenities:

Highlights

Linen Provided Linen provided
Towels Provided Towels provided
cookewr Cooker
Refrigerator Fridge
Washing Machine Washing Machine
Televsion Television
High Chair High Chair
Cot Cot
WiFi WiFi

Bedrooms
3

Single Beds
4

Double Beds
1

Twin Beds
2

Bathrooms
2

Details
Gas central heating plus open fire
Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, washing machine, TV, DVD, WiFi
Gas and electricity included
Bed linen and towels provided
Travel Cot on request
Storage for bikes and outdoor gear available
Roadside parking
No garden
Two dogs welcome Sorry, no smoking
Shops, restaurants and pubs in Keswick 5 mins walk
Derwentwater 5 mins walk
Note: stairs to second floor bedroom and bathroom are steep

Changeover Day
Fri
Approximate Location

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Nearest Attractions

Heritage Rated from 1- 5 (low-exceptional) on historic interest

Keswick Museum - 0.2 miles (Museum) Heritage Rating

Derwent Island House - 0.5 miles (Historic Building) Heritage Rating

Castlerigg - 0.9 miles (Prehistoric Site) Heritage Rating

Crosthwaite, St Kentigern's Church - 1 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Derwentwater - 2.2 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Dodd Wood - 2.8 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Lodore Falls Waterfall - 2.9 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

Mirehouse - 3.8 miles (Historic House) Heritage Rating

St Begas, Bassenthwaite - 4 miles (Historic Church) Heritage Rating

Whinlatter Pass - 4.1 miles (Countryside) Heritage Rating

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Details of facilities are believed correct at time of publication, but may be subject to change by the cottage proprietor. Up-to-the-minute facility listings will be always presented during the booking process for your approval.



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