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Our Location

Where We Are

Set on the outskirts of Bassenthwaite Village, on the A591 overlooking Skiddaw and the surrounding fells, the BEST WESTERN PLUS Castle Inn hotel, has a picturesque central North Lake District location.

  • 10 minutes for Keswick
  • 15 minutes from Cockermouth
  • 30 minutes from the M6, Penrith junction
  • 30 minutes from Carlisle and Workington.

Should you be using sat nav to reach the hotel, please note if travelling along the A591 from Keswick, please do NOT turn off the A591 into Bassenthwaite Village. We are located on the A591, a further 5 minutes drive along the main road.

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special breaks

Special Breaks

Whatever type of break you're looking for, see what offers we have available.

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food and drink

Food and Drink

Choose to dine in the candle lit Ritson's Restaurant or relaxing Castle Inn Tavern.

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Christmas & New Year

Christmas & New Year

Enjoy our Party nights, or book to stay for a peace and quiet Christmas break.

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