4 Penrith Road
Tel 017687 44518
Linnett Hill is a beautifully appointed period property offering luxury accommodation in the stunning North Lakeland town of Keswick.
Whether it is walking, climbing, mountain biking, boating, painting, photography, shopping or simply relaxing and enjoying its beautiful scenery, Keswick has everything for both outdoor enthusiasts and tourists alike and is ideal for short or long stays.
Built in 1812, Linnett Hill is a Regency property with a unique Dutch façade prominently situated in the centre of Keswick directly opposite magnificent Fitz Park and enjoys breath-taking views towards Latrigg and Skiddaw.
Comprehensively refurbished for 2013 Linnett Hill provides modern facilities whilst retaining much of its original character. Linnett Hill currently offers seven fully en-suite guest bedrooms, feature bathrooms, flat screen TV's, relaxing lounge, free Wi-Fi, extensive private parking, secure cycle storage and indoor drying facilities.
Only a minute's walk to Keswick's famous market square with its many shops, bars, pubs and restaurants Linnett Hill is perfectly located, in addition the beautiful shores of Derwentwater, Boat Launches and the Theatre by the Lake are an easy ten minute stroll.
Children welcome from any age.
see location on Google maps. Map reference: NY 268235 Lat: 54.60133 Long: -3.13460
From the South (M6 Junction 36 Kendal, Windermere, Ambleside)
Taking the A591 through Ambleside, drop down the hill following signs for Keswick town centre. Follow along Penrith Road with the River Greta on your right hand side until you reach the traffic lights. At the lights, take the immediate left hand turn into Southey Street. Then take the first left into Shorley Lane where you will find our large car park at the rear of Linnett Hill. Reception is located from the car park at the rear of the property.
From the North (M6 Junction 40)
Take the A66 to Keswick (about 16 miles). Take the first turning off the A66 signpost A591 to Keswick & Windermere. At the junction turn right down the hill towards the Town Centre onto Penrith Road. Go past Travis Perkins on the right, the Twa Dogs Inn and Petrol Station on the left, go under the bridge, past the fire station on the left. The River Greta and then Fitz Park will be on your right. Turn immediately left at the top of this slight incline opposite the war memorial at the traffic lights into Southey Street. Then take the next left into Shorley Lane where you will find our large car park at the rear of Linnett Hill. Reception is located from the car park at the rear of the property.
By Public Transport
The nearest railway station to Keswick is at Penrith on the West Coast Mainline. A bus service (X5) can be found just outside the station entrance and connects with Keswick bus station in about 40 minutes. To check public transport information before you travel, visit www.traveline.org.uk or call 0871 200 22 33. Linnett Hill is just a 5 minute walk from Keswick bus station located at the front of Booths supermarket in town.
From the Bus Station in Keswick
Turn left past Booths, 50 metres to mini roundabout, and then right up towards the market square. Turn left at The Inn pub just past the Moot Hall onto Station Street and up to Penrith Road. Linnett Hill can then be found just on the right, No: 4 Penrith Road opposite the war memorial and Fitz Park.
- Building of historical interest
- Private parking
- Visa/Mastercard/Switch accepted
- Travel agent bookings
- Coach parties welcomed
- Gay/lesbian friendly
- Single sex groups welcomed
- Golf available (onsite or nearby)
- Staff fluent in French
- Central heating
- Dogs/pets NOT accepted
- WiFi or internet access
- Ironing facilities
- Laundry/valet service
- Lounge for residents' use
- Real log/coal fires
- Totally non-smoking
- Television available
- Children welcome
- Cots available
- High chairs available
- Packed lunches provided
- Snacks/afternoon tea
- Special diets available
- Vegetarian diet available
- Electric shaver points
- Tea/coffee making in bedrooms
- DVD player
Children welcome from any age.
Self-assessed accessibility details
- Surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance is
- Drop-off point for guests outside entrance
- Route from the parking area to the entrance:
- Has steps and no ramp
- Steps to the main entrance
- 4Number of steps to entrance
- Entrance well lit
- Bell at main entrance
- Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to:
- Entrance to reception
- Good contrast between the floor and wall
- Guest information available in large print (14pt and over)
- Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift
- Good contrast between the floor and walls
- Menus available in large print (14pt and over)
- Meals for guests with special dietary requirements can be provided:
- Sugar free (diabetic)
- Gluten free (coeliac)
- Lactose free (dairy free)
- Nut free
- Bedroom furniture can be re-arranged if requested by guest
- Bedroom with non-allergenic bedding available
- Bathrooms available with:
- Separate shower unit
- Bath with shower
- Proprietors/staff available 24-hours
Linnett Hill is a 200 year old building and as such has a number of steps and other physical constraints that make it difficult for persons with physical disabilities to access and use the property. As such the owners of Linnett Hill do not purport or make any positive representations regarding it being an establishment relevant to those with physical disabilities or requiring wheelchair support.