How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Non-smoking hotel
- Room service
- Multilingual staff
TripAdvisor Reviews Westmorland Hotel Penrith
Travel Blogs from Penrith
... next course for my dinner companion. It looked nice and he said it was tasty.
I was then served an onion soup which was delicious but not quite hot enough. Again, I know Chef Desai is obsessed with ensuring that food is delivered to the table at the appropriate temperature. Hot food hot and cold food cold. I did not say anything because I didn't want to seem as if every course had a problem but....
Well today is our last day in the Lakes. Said a fond farewell to Debs, Howard and Meg dog. Had a delicious brekky of eggy bread and several cups of tea. When we last came 9 years ago we stayed in a little cottage in a village called Portinscale the otherside of Derwentwater and on one of the walks from there we came across a wooden carving of hands cupped, well I wanted to go back the only problem was it was about a 6 ...
... the floor!! We wandered up to a little church up the road, stopping briefly to have a chat with the very friendly piggies, Andy made a new best friend!, see photo!, in this church was a memorial plaque for Alfred Wainwright, who was a very famous author and illustrator of all the Lakeland fell guide books. From here we made our way to Buttermere Lake, and skirted the whole way around the shoreline, ...
Up to the sun shining, kids playing! Kettle on full English cooked (well French sausages but the rest was English). Left the site around 11am, our aim today was Walla Crag and around Derwentwater. A steady climb to the top left us a pooped out but the view was worth it, the whole of Keswick lay beneath us, with Derwentwater to our left and Bassenthwaite lakes to our right. After the obligatory photos it was back down the other side. At one point Deb slipped and ...
... up! Keswick was buzzing, very very busy with walkers, families enjoying the sunshine and dogs, lots of dogs! Our first mission was to purchase a pair of trousers for me, didn't think to pack any when we left home! and as we were going to be doing a few peaks this week I felt they maybe necessary! Once purchased, only tried 3 shops n tried 5 pairs on (not bad for me) we set of in search of lunch. I was told there was a wetherspoons in Keswick so after wandering around abit I went in ...