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Keswick Country House Hotel
Keswick Country House Hotel

Station Road Keswick On Derwentwater, Keswick CA12 4NQ

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in a national park, this hotel is steps from Keswick Museum and Art Gallery and Keswick Mining Museum. The Puzzlin …

£73
The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa
The Wordsworth Hotel and Spa

Stock Lane, Ambleside LA22 9SW

4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Grasmere, this spa hotel is steps from The Herdy Shop, Grasmere Garden Village, and St Oswald's Church. Cocoa …

£61
Rickerby Grange Country House
Rickerby Grange Country House

Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RH

4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Portinscale, this guesthouse is within 1 mi (2 km) of Womenrock, Crosthwaite Church, and Cumberland Pencil Museum. …

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Babbling Brook Guest House
Babbling Brook Guest House

1 Wordsworth Steet, Keswick CA12 4HU

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in a rural location, this guesthouse is within a 10-minute walk of Keswick Mining Museum, Keswick Museum and Art …

£65
Glendale Guest House
Glendale Guest House

7 Eskin Street, Keswick CA12 4DH

3.5 out of 5.0

Situated in Keswick, this bed & breakfast is within a 10-minute walk of Keswick Mining Museum, The Puzzling Place, and Keswic …

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Macdonald Leeming House
Macdonald Leeming House

Watermillock Nr Penrith, Penrith CA11 0JJ

4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Watermillock, this hotel is within 6 mi (10 km) of Aira Force, Gowbarrow Fall, and Ullswater. Dalemain and …

£156
Armathwaite Hall Hotel
Armathwaite Hall Hotel

Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick CA12 4RE

4.0 out of 5.0

Located in Bassenthwaite, this spa hotel is 0.4 mi (0.7 km) from Lake District Wildlife Park and within 3 mi (5 km) of Dubwat …

£205
North Lakes Hotel And Spa
North Lakes Hotel And Spa

Ullswater Road, Penrith CA11 8QT

4.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Penrith, this spa hotel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Penrith Castle, St Andrew's Church, and Crafty Monkeys. Penrith …

£88
Crow Park Hotel
Crow Park Hotel

The Heads, Keswick CA12 5ER

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in Keswick, this hotel is within a 10-minute walk of The Puzzling Place, Hope Park, and Keswick Mining Museum. Lak …

£115
Best Western Ambleside Salutation Hotel
Best Western Ambleside Salutation Hotel

Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 9BX

3.0 out of 5.0

Situated in a national park, this spa hotel is within a 10-minute walk of Rufty Tuftys, Armitt Museum and Gallery, and …

£99
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Pocket Guide: Lake District Castlerigg Stone Circle Hotels

When it comes to natural beauty, it's hard to beat the county of Cumbria. Sitting right on the border with Scotland, Cumbria boasts some of England's most dramatic scenery. From the glassy waters of Lake District to the heady heights of some of the county's highest peaks, this rural county has it all. Among Cumbria's foremost attractions is the prehistoric stone circle at Castlerigg - one of the oldest and most atmospheric in England. Located a short distance from Keswick, the Castlerigg Stone Circle is close to some fantastic hotels and guesthouses.

An Atmospheric Neolithic Site

Like many of the United Kingdom's stone circles, Castlerigg was erected sometime around the year 3,000 BC, near the beginning of the Neolithic period. The atmospheric stone circle features an outer ring of some 38 stones, and measures 30m in diameter. It is the most visited in Cumbria, due largely to the impressive position. The site offers broad panoramic views that encompass a number of Cumbria's highest peaks, including Grasmoor, Skiddaw and Helvellyn.

A Memorable Day Out

While there is a small amount of parking available at Castlerigg Stone Circle, most visitors choose to walk there. From nearby Keswick, the walk takes around half an hour and is relatively straightforward. Dogs are welcome at the site, though there are grazing sheep on the route so owners should be wary and keep their dogs under control at all times.

Hotels Close to Castlerigg Stone Circle

Many of the finest hotels in Cumbria are located in the popular Lake District. As Castlerigg Stone Circle is situated in the heart of the lakes, there's plenty of choice for holidaymakers keen to see the prehistoric attraction.

Nearby Keswick is packed with exquisite bed and breakfasts and hotels. Visitors can take their pick from grand rural retreats and welcoming cottage guesthouses.

Many of Keswick's guesthouses are set within charming, intimate period buildings. The three-star Dalkeith Guest House is a perfect example. The property offers free WiFi, a free breakfast and spectacular views out across the hills of rural Cumbria.

Those who favour a little more room can head to the Keswick Country House Hotel. The long list of facilities includes a number of meeting rooms and some on-site tennis courts.

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