The Skiddaw Hotel

Main Street, Keswick, Lake District, Cumbria, England, CA12 5BN, United Kingdom | 3 star hotel
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Travel Blogs from Keswick

Willbee goes to School

A travel blog entry by kellyfayeurope on Aug 11, 2014

1 comment, 6 photos

Well little Willbee groupies... Willbee went to school in Grasmere today. Well we visited a tiny little school called Church of England Grasmere School. Grasmere is a town where Beatrix Potter grew up and wrote her tales of Peter Rabbit a and Jemima Puddleduck. Maybe your teachers will show you some of these little stories. As part of their learning about Beatrix Potter the students made a veggie ...

Dramatic or drama?

A travel blog entry by begone on Aug 09, 2014

3 comments, 2 photos

I am sitting at our Mary Mount Hotel's French doors bathed in sunshine. We have had a wonderful day, English breakfast, drive to the west coast to see the most uninspiring town of Maryport and the grey churning Atlantic beyond and then a few hours in Cockermouth where we explored William Wentworth's childhood home. But the one thing I will always remember about today is the ever changing sky. One minute it threatens rain, then before there is time to ...

Derwentwater and Castlerigg Stone Circle

A travel blog entry by bstokesdenver on Aug 08, 2014

6 photos

... to chase us down but we are moving too fast and get away. This is not the wilderness, although it’s certainly beautiful enough. Instead there is a nice blending of nature and humans coexisting peacefully.

On the way home we spot the pencil museum and decide to give it a go. Pencils have been made here forever. The graphite was mined locally and used by early shepherds to mark their sheep. ...

A day of Fell Walking and theatre

A travel blog entry by gadfly on Aug 08, 2014

Went Fell walking in the morning. Wonderful views of the lakes from the top of the Fell ridges. Spent the afternoon resting. Early dinner at hotel and then the remaining 16 drove to the 'Theatre by the Lake' in Keswick to see a performance of Shakespeare's 'The Comedy of Errors'. Another wonderful day!!
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Sunny sunny England!

A travel blog entry by maber23 on Aug 07, 2014

7 photos

... chocolate liqueur, milk, cream and chocolate sauce. I think there was another type of alcohol but who cares as it was delicious! After we had our separate nights and came together at the Australian bar, we started our first nights of many that will most certainly include the use of the hashtag #noregrets! Of which included singing and dancing to a remix of none other than Let It Go! Tomorrow we cross into Scotland & are in Edinburgh for 2 nights. Sooo ...

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This 3 star hotel, located on Main Street, Keswick, is near Cumberland Pencil Museum, Moot Hall, Keswick Museum, and Keswick Mining Museum.
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