We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
    • {providername} {price}
    {providername} {price}
      {listitems}
    {sold_out_text}
    We can't find prices for this accommodation
    From {rate_price} {rate_periodicity}

    Skiddaw Croft Bed & Breakfast

    Portinscale, Keswick CA12 5RD, England
    011 44 17687 20702
    Call
    Hotel website
    Save
    Lowest prices for your stay
    31/12/2017 01/01/2018
    Are these your travel dates?
    TripAdvisor uses this information to find you the lowest prices for your stay.
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (71)
    Dining (7)
    Overview
    • Excellent96%
    • Very good4%
    • Average0%
    • Poor0%
    • Terrible0%
    Travellers talk about
    “ginger cake” (19 reviews)
    “on arrival” (15 reviews)
    “b b” (50 reviews)
    Public Wifi
    Free Parking
    Breakfast included
    Non-Smoking Hotel
    Family Rooms
    Restaurant
    4.0 Star Hotel
    All hotel details
    {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_photo_carousel","template":"ibex_photo_carousel__widget","moduleList":["handlers"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_photo_carousel","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))"},"dust":{"nav_controls":"ibex_photo_carousel__nav_controls"}},"scriptFlags":null}
    Rooms
    31 Dec.1 Jan.
    |
    1 room, 2 adults, 0 children
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    Show Available Rooms
    Sorry, this partner no longer has rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please visit one of our 0 partner sites to see rooms from .
    We're sorry, there are no rooms available on TripAdvisor. Please change your dates, or view all Portinscale hotels with availability
    Standard Room

    Getting you more information on this room

    Free Cancellation
    Select
    {"BOOKING_FEATURES": ["IB_PRICES_OUTSIDE_ROOM_BUTTON","IB_STREAMLINED_SELECTED_ROOM","IB_SHOW_EMAIL_FOR_INSECURE_LOGIN","VISA_SPONSORSHIP_WEB","IB_EXIT_INTERRUPTER","RCMS_INLINE_ROOM_GRID_MAX_OCC","IB_SHOW_AMENITIES_AS_ICONS","IB_POST_BOOKING_LOGIN","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS","IB_IRG_MATCH_META","META_AIR","CHILDREN_SEARCH","IB_INLINE_ROOM_GRID","ATTRACTIONS_REMOVE_PAYMENT_ADDRESS_FIELDS","IB_TIME_OF_STAY_PAYMENT_TYPES_V3","IB_DW_CCNAME_WITH_AUTOCOMPLETE","IB_IRG_PERFORMANCE_METRICS_MOBILE","IBEX_HIGH_EQUITY_BRANDING","IB_PRICE_WINS_POST_TX","IB_BOOKNOW_CLEAN_WITH_ICON_SHORT_BTN","IB_BOOKING_FORM_FAVICON","STORED_CARDS","IB_PRICE_WINS_COPY","IB_URGENCY_BLOCK"] , "IMPRESSION_KEY": "7cf88d55307449e2b5514cb4c489e40a", "roomSelectionModel": {"partnerInfos":[],"multiplePartners":false,"polling":{"locationId":3164517,"bookingSessionId":null,"detailedAvailabilityKey":null,"commerceContentIds":[],"additionalContentIds":[],"pollCount":0,"checkin":{"day":31,"month":12,"year":2017},"checkout":{"day":1,"month":1,"year":2018},"adults":2,"child_rm_ages":"","rooms":1,"display_rooms":300,"entryPrice":-1,"entryCurrency":"USD","complete":false,"formKey":"","showAllRooms":true,"genNewBookingSessionId":false,"winningProviderAtClick":"","selectedRoomKey":"","impressionKey":"7cf88d55307449e2b5514cb4c489e40a","navArea":null,"referringServlet":"Hotel_Review","highestMetaPrice":0,"lowestMetaPrice":0,"additionalPartner":false,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":0,"roomsToVerify":[],"clazz":null},"summary":null,"unavailable":true,"metaOffers":[],"mismatchCheckModel":null,"totalMediaCount":0,"hotelPhotos":[],"noticeHeaderMessage":null,"moreProviders":null,"lowestPricePartner":null,"showAllRooms":true,"isMetaCheaper":false,"isBookingLessThanOrEqualToMeta":null,"avgHistoricalPrice":0.0,"avgHistoricalDisplayPrice":null,"expressBookState":{"hasFullTravelerInfo":false,"hasReducedBillingInfo":false,"hasFullBillingInfo":false},"highestMetaPrice":-1,"lowestMetaPrice":-1,"highestMetaPriceDisplay":-1,"hotelName":"Skiddaw Croft Bed & Breakfast","hasSpecialTimeOfStayTaxes":false,"trackingTree":null,"trackingTreeId":null,"showPriceHoverTooltip":false,"trackingContext":"eyJzdGF0ZSI6IkhPVEVMX0FVQ1RJT04iLCJwIjoiSFJfTWFpbkNvbW1lcmNlIiwiaWRzIjp7IkJGSyI6IjdjZjg4ZDU1MzA3NDQ5ZTJiNTUxNGNiNGM0ODllNDBhIiwiQUlLIjoiNTc5MzVhNzAwYWFiNDFiOWI4Y2IzYzg1M2YzMjE0OTAifSwiZW50cnlTZXJ2bGV0IjoiSG90ZWxfUmV2aWV3In0=","cheaperPricesExist":false,"enableLPF":false,"priceDropPercent":0,"canExpandRooms":false,"expandRoomsToAllPartners":false,"roomSelectionKey":null,"useSupplierDirectTreatment":false,"isSupplierDirect":false,"showProviderSeparator":false,"clazz":null,"isPriceDrawerEnabled":false,"seeMoreMessage":null,"seeMoreIFrameMessage":null,"isPricelineCom":false,"isMetaMarketingLandOnBookingFormEnabled":false}, "ibAvailability": false, "metaAvailability": false, "topOfferIsIB": false, "numHacTries": -1, "checkIn": "31/12/2017", "checkOut": "01/01/2018", "lowestPrice": null, "hasDates": true, "hacComplete": false, "contentIdMappings": {}, "pollingEnabled": false, "preventScroll": false, "offerClickToken": null, "conditionalUpdate": false, "mightGetRooms": true, "divClasses": "ppr_rup ppr_priv_hr_inline_room_grid_hsx", "singlePartnerRoomGridWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__widget","moduleList":["handlers","tracking"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_hsx","js":{"handlers":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handlers'))","tracking":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'tracking'))"},"dust":{"sub_header":"ibex_room_grid_hsx__sub_header"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "multiPartnerRoomGridWidget": null, "mismatchMessage": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_mismatch_message","template":"ibex_mismatch_message__widget","moduleList":["handler"],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_mismatch_message","js":{"handler":"(ta.prwidgets.getjs(this,'handler'))"},"dust":{}},"scriptFlags":null}, "maxRoomsToShow": 300, "isTablet": false, "roomGridRowWidget": {"containerClass":null,"containerAttributes":null,"widget":{"name":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","template":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__widget","moduleList":[],"divClasses":"prw_rup prw_ibex_room_grid_row_hsx","js":{},"dust":{"amenities":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__amenities","condition_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__condition_col","price_text":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__price_text","reservation_col":"ibex_room_grid_row_hsx__reservation_col"}},"scriptFlags":null}, "mismatchMessageLightbox": null, "deviceInfo": "OtherOS OtherBrowser", "bookOnTripAdvisor": "Book on <img class=\"ibHeaderImg\" alt=\"TripAdvisor\" src=\"https:\/\/static.tacdn.com\/img2\/branding\/rebrand\/TA_logo_primary.png\"\/>"}
    Write a ReviewReviews (122)
    Traveller rating
    Traveller type
    Time of year
    Language

    1 - 5 of 118 reviews

    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    Gorgeous B&B, the rooms were immaculately clean and had everything you would need for a short stay, the sweets and biscuits were a lovely addition. I also liked that you could help yourself to more teabags/coffee if you needed. The view from our bedroom was...More

    Thank Chbrown2_10
    Response from Susie2566, Owner at Skiddaw Croft Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you for taking the time to post such a lovely review, we really appreciate it. We're glad you enjoyed your stay and yes, we are very lucky with the views we have from here. We look forward to welcoming you back another time. Sue...More

    Reviewed 3 weeks ago

    My friends and I stayed at Skiddaw Croft B&B in mid-November and we were genuinely sad when we had to leave. Sue and Steve were so incredibly hospitable and we really appreciated their warmth and attention to detail, from the welcoming ginger cake and tea...More

    Thank maybs_t
    Response from Susie2566, Owner at Skiddaw Croft Bed & BreakfastResponded 2 weeks ago

    Thank you so much for your lovely review, we're so glad you all had a good time. You were a great group to host, so lively and enthusiastic. It was nice to hear the laughter coming from the guest sitting room. We hope to see...More

    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    Sue and Steve were the loveliest most patient and helpful people imaginable. Their B&B is clean and so cosy for a frosty November getaway with a lounge for board games and a fire. They've gone to every effort making Skiddaw Croft unique, including proper hairdryers...More

    Thank shakera a
    Response from Susie2566, Owner at Skiddaw Croft Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your lovely review Shakera. It was lovely to meet you both and we're so glad you enjoyed your stay with us. Hopefully the car got you home without any more problems. We look forward to seeing you again another time. Sue and...More

    Reviewed 5 weeks ago

    My friend and I had a wonderful experience at Skiddaw Croft. They were incredibly patient when we had to cancel several times, and allowed us to re-book at our convenience. The room was spacious and comfy with a good shower, plenty of towels and hair...More

    Thank fificanfly
    Response from Susie2566, Owner at Skiddaw Croft Bed & BreakfastResponded 4 weeks ago

    Thank you for your review which is much appreciated. It was lovely to finally meet you both and we're very glad you enjoyed your stay, you were certainly lucky with the weather. Hope the car got you home without any more problems. We look forward...More

    Reviewed 31 October 2017

    We had a fantastic 4-night stay at Skiddaw Craft, where Sue and Steve looked after us incredibly well and made us feel welcome from the onset. Very clean and comfortable room, very hearty breakfasts which geared us up for days spent hiking on the fells....More

    Thank lucywilliams5
    Response from Susie2566, Owner at Skiddaw Croft Bed & BreakfastResponded 1 November 2017

    Thank you for your lovely comments Lucy. It's great to hear you enjoyed your stay with us. Thanks for sharing the birthday cake! Sue and Steve

    About
    Awards & Recognition
    Certificate of Excellence
    Amenities
    • Top amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    • Hotel Amenities
    • Free Parking
    • Breakfast included
    Details
    • Hotel class
    • Room types
    • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
    • Family Rooms
    • Number of rooms
    • 6
    • Reservation Options
    • TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Booking.com and Agoda so you can book your Skiddaw Croft Bed & Breakfast reservations with confidence. We help millions of travellers each month to find the perfect hotel for both holiday and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
    • Location
    • United Kingdom >
    • England >
    • Cumbria >
    • Lake District >
    • Keswick >
    • Portinscale
    Add Photo Photos
    Traveller (20)
    Room & Suite (71)
    Dining (7)
    Hotel & Grounds (19)
    Nearby
    Nearby HotelsSee all Portinscale Hotels
    The Borrowdale Gates Hotel
    489 reviews
    5.88 km away
     
    Lyzzick Hall Hotel
    655 reviews
    2.73 km away
     
    Nearby Restaurants
    The Chalet Tearooms and Restaurant
    600 reviews
    .10 km away
    The Lingholm Kitchen & Walled Garden
    368 reviews
    1.31 km away
    Dandelion Cafe
    95 reviews
    .65 km away
    Farmers Arms
    5 reviews
    .30 km away
    Nearby Attractions
    Nichol End Marine
    41 reviews
    .77 km away
    Hope Park
    352 reviews
    1.46 km away
    The Puzzling Place
    1,143 reviews
    1.36 km away
    Derwent Pencil Museum
    869 reviews
    1.20 km away
    Ask a question
    Questions & Answers
    rob j
    25 May 2016|
    AnswerShow all 3 answers
    Response from GatesheadIan | Reviewed this property |
    Yes, it takes approx 15-20 mins depending on ability. Walk down to the Derwentwater hotel, there is a small bridge which leads you onto a path which goes straight into Keswick. Brings you out at the bridge (opposite the... More
    1
    Vote
    Room Tips
    "View of lake at the front, views of mountains at the back"
    Read review
    "We had the king size room which was spacious and well equipped with great views."
    Read review
    "room 6 has the best views of the hills and Derwentwarer"
    Read review
    "Lower floors best"
    Read review
    Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
    Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing