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Derwent Water House Keswick on Derwentwater | Nbiughl, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
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Reviewed yesterday

A lovely area. Lots to do. 9.5 mile walk around the lake, part of way wheelchair/pushchair friendly. Boats can transport you from jetty to jetty around the lake. Can do sailing/kayaking etc from two marinas. To the south can do rock climbing or head into...More

Thank A1M2G
Reviewed 2 days ago

Had a afternoon here but there had been a running event on. The traffic was horrendous, waited in hot car for more than an hour to get out of the car park. They should have been some traffic control in place. Stay well clear on...More

Thank knn c
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Parked in Keswick. We took the walk around the lake walked Keswick back to Keswick which is average 10miles around. The views were amazing with a waterfall just under half way round. The views were amazing. Would come back and walk another route when got...More

Thank lindsey v
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely clean water to swim in with not to many boats. The surroundings are a delight .However the one let down is the rather expencive car park .Also the fact you have to pay from 7am . Cost 3.20 for 2 hours . Should reduce...More

Thank SaleSwimmer
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a lovely afternoon travelling around Derwentwater using the boats as hop on - hop off transport and exploring at the various stops.

Thank Sandra J
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Lots of nature to see and lovely views over the lake. Ducks waiting to be fed, very tame and cafes to sit at and watch the world go by

Thank Angelina B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Another corner. Another wonderful lake. The place lives up to its name. This is superb. Drive slowly. Stop often. Enjoy.

Thank PadiP
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Paddle Boarding lesson on Derwentwater. Amazing surroundings for the lesson or just to sit and watch with a cuppa.

Thank Ian R
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a great walk to Derwentwater from Keswick it took us only 15-20 minutes and the views were amazing, wonderful afternoon out, will definitely do it again

Thank Andy B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the atmosphere of Windermere but without the crowds. Beautiful scenery. Nice ice cream. Great shopping.

Thank NeilGGCC
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Kcyaker
10 February 2018|
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Response from Scepticalbastar... S | Reviewed this property |
It will be easy to book a B&B in the major towns of the Lake District. The best towns for hill-walking holidays are Ambleside and Keswick. There are dozens of guidebooks about hill-walking in the Lake District - visit your... More
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Snaily86
5 February 2018|
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Response from denise l | Reviewed this property |
The route I suggested would be impossible with a buggy as you scramble up some rocks on the ascent. You could go up the steps where we descended and come back the same way however I think it would be tough going! You might... More
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Janet N
4 July 2017|
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Response from Marge L | Reviewed this property |
We took Jeans, t shirts and waterproofs but could have got away with shorts and t shirts as even with the odd light rain shower it was very warm and as we are walkers, were out all day. Most people wear shorts but you still... More
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