Ferndene B&B Guest House in Keswick

Richard and Christine welcome you to Ferndene B&B Guest House - A contemporary family run guest house offering high standard, comfortable and friendly bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick.

Ferndene Guest House is quietly situated a short stroll from the centre of the beautiful market town of Keswick in the heart of the Lake District National Park We are the perfect base to enjoy the magnificent scenery whether you wish to walk, cycle and explore the huge range of outdoor activities available nearby or simply to relax in comfort and get away from it all for a relaxing or romantic break. Ferndene Guest House is a pleasant ten minute walk from the Derwentwater lakeshore with its stunning views, boating, lake steamers and the famous Theatre by the Lake.

Our traditional Victorian guest house has been comprehensively refurbished while still retaining much of its original character and, with our modern Annexe conveniently located next to our car park (providing free off road parking), has been carefully decorated in a modern style throughout. Rooms in the main house offer magnificent views of the mountains, with our exclusive top floor Suite giving panoramic views over Keswick and the fells.

After a restful night's sleep in one of our tastefully furnished bedrooms enjoy a relaxing start to the day with breakfast served in our comfortable dining room overlooking the garden and St. John's Church. Indulge yourself with the famous Ferndene Guest House cooked Cumbrian breakfast, selected from the best locally available and Fairtrade sources (lighter options and vegetarian breakfasts also always available on request).

Whether your stay with us is short or long we offer a comfortable and enjoyable break with Ferndene Guest House's famous breakfast to start your day. We do all we can to provide a homely feel and to give that friendly and personal service to make your stay as pleasurable and relaxing as possible. We look forward to welcoming you to Keswick in the beautiful Lake District.

  • Open throughout the year
  • Private car park
  • Secure wireless internet access throughout
  • Attractive garden with seating
  • Secure bicycle storage on request
  • Packed lunches and flask filling
  • Drying room
  • Theatre by the Lake discount vouchers
  • Keswick Fair Trade Campaign members



Ferndene Guest House has 3 en-suite bedrooms and 2 superior bedrooms, all of which have been decorated to a high standard.

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A deluxe king size bedroom, with its own private lounge and en-suite bathroom, and panoramic fell views.

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