Link House

Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick



Based on 208 reviews
  • Wi-Fi

  • Breakfast

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About the hotel


You need to know

  • This property's policy is to refuse certain bookings for the purpose of group events or parties, including pre-wedding stag/bachelor and hen/bachelorette parties.

Optional fees

The following fees and deposits are charged by the property at time of service, check-in, or check-out.

  • Fee for wireless Internet in public areas: GBP 0 per night (rates may vary)

The above list may not be comprehensive. Fees and deposits may not include tax and are subject to change.

Check-in Instructions

  • Extra-person charges may apply and vary depending on property policy
  • Government-issued photo identification and a credit card, debit card, or cash deposit may be required at check-in for incidental charges
  • Special requests are subject to availability upon check-in and may incur additional charges; special requests cannot be guaranteed
  • This property accepts Visa, Mastercard, American Express, Discover, and JCB International
  • Safety features at this property include a fire extinguisher and a smoke detector

Check-in Special Instructions

If you are planning to arrive after 8:00 PM please contact the property in advance using the information on the booking confirmation. Guests must contact the property in advance for check-in instructions. Front desk staff will greet guests on arrival.

Minimum Age



General description

A 5-minute walk from Bassenthwaite Lake this Victorian country guest house has forest and fells views and offers chic bedrooms free high speed WiFi throughout the property. It is also a Visit England 4-star silver property.Each bedroom has a flat-screen TV. All have tea/coffee making facilities a hair dryer digital clock radio with iPad/iPhone dock and a shoe cleaning kit.In the morning enjoy an award-winning full Cumbrian breakfast or a vegetarian alternative alongside plenty of cereals fruit and yoghurt. Packed lunches as well as flasks filled with tea/coffee are available on request. Locally sourced produce is used wherever possible.The property is approximately 8 miles from the popular tourist town of Keswick and 5 miles from the old market town of Cockermouth. There are also many beautiful walks and cycle paths around.


Located in Cockermouth, Link House is in a national park, within a 10-minute drive of Mirehouse & Gardens and Lake District Wildlife Park. This 4-star guesthouse is 4.3 mi (6.8 km) from Isel Hall and 7.9 mi (12.7 km) from Whinlatter Forest Park.


Distances are displayed to the nearest 0.1 mile and kilometer.

Bassenthwaite Lake - 0.4 km / 0.2 mi
Lake District Wildlife Park - 3.3 km / 2 mi
Lake District National Park - 5.6 km / 3.5 mi
St Michael's Church, Isel - 5.8 km / 3.6 mi
Isel Hall - 6.8 km / 4.3 mi
Church Bay - 7.9 km / 4.9 mi
Mirehouse & Gardens - 8.6 km / 5.3 mi
Skiddaw - 9 km / 5.6 mi
Wordsworth House and Garden - 10.3 km / 6.4 mi
Wordsworth House - 10.4 km / 6.4 mi
Castlegate House Gallery - 10.8 km / 6.7 mi
Jennings Brewery - 11 km / 6.8 mi
Derwentwater - 11.1 km / 6.9 mi
Crosthwaite Church - 11.7 km / 7.3 mi
Cumberland Pencil Museum - 12.1 km / 7.5 mi

The nearest major airport is Carlisle (CAX) - 51.5 km / 32 mi


A complimentary full breakfast is included.


Stay in one of the guestrooms featuring flat-screen televisions. Complimentary wireless Internet access is available to keep you connected. Conveniences include coffee/tea makers, housekeeping is provided daily, and irons/ironing boards can be requested.


Take in the views from a garden and make use of amenities such as wireless Internet access (surcharge).

Business, and other amenities

Free self parking is available onsite.

Hotel Amenities

  • Wi-Fi

  • Non-smoking hotel

  • Parking


Internet Access
  • Wi-Fi
Food & drink
  • Breakfast
Parking & transportation
  • Parking
  • Garden
  • Non-smoking hotel
  • Does Link House offer free breakfast?

    No, Link House does not offer complimentary breakfast. It is available at a surcharge.

  • Does Link House have non-smoking rooms

    No, Link House doesn't have non-smoking rooms.

  • Does Link House provide a shuttle service?

    No, Please contact the hotel for more information.

  • Does Link House have a swimming pool?

    No, Link House does not have a swimming pool.

  • Does Link House have free Wi-Fi?

    No, Link House does not offer free Wi-Fi.

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