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Derwent Water House Keswick on Derwentwater | Nbiughl, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
+44 17687 72912
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Derwent Water House Keswick on Derwentwater | Nbiughl, Keswick CA12 5RF, England
+44 17687 72912
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed at the excellent Keswick caravan and camping club site in Keswick. Completed the 10 mile walk around the lake in under 3 hours. Fantastic walk both for me and the dog! Mostly well marked paths but some road walking may be required when approaching...More

Thank Colin D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved it. Soooooo worth the visit. The scenery is amazingly pretty, even at winter. Loved how quite it was, peaceful and a lovely walk around the lake. Can't imagine anyone that won't love this view. Been to Windermere too, even though they are both different,...More

Thank aysu8
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The river walk around the derwent is spot on. Some great views and locations to view from. The walk is easy to find and get around, there is loads of stops you can make it is roughly 10 miles and takes 3 hours.

Thank mgar2410
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Walked over Cat Bells then back to Keswick via the east of Derwentwater, beautiful lake got some lovely photos

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 5 days ago

beware of the closed bridge at Ladore Falls hotel. 4 miles in if you start anti-clockiwse from Keswick

Thank Aimee B
Reviewed 6 days ago

There are just so many view points to admire Derwent Water and whichever one you choose you will not be disappointed. It is surrounded by some of the highest mountains in Lakeland and nestling within this mountain scenery it truly is a magical place. A...More

Thank Petert K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We walked anti-clockwise from Keswick - stopped for coffee at the friendly Nicole End Marina - onwards for light lunch at Lodore Falls Hotel - perfect! arriving back to Keswick Marina 10.5 miles from our start point in Keswick town burned 1583 calories apparently, and...More

Thank Anne-Marie T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great walking variety is offered here, be it a short walk as far as you want, a walk around the whole lake (recommended) or combining it with an incline up to the hills surrounding the lake which offers spectacular views. There’s a couple of nice...More

Thank moonmonkeycrew
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Following a nice day at Keswick town centre and visiting the Pencil Museum. We decided to take a boat trip on Derwentwater. We had a lovely time and although the trip did not cover the whole lake, but the views were exciting. The service was...More

Thank Emad A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked from Keswick to the top of Catbells and then back around the lake. Beautiful despite the wind and cloud and rain and having to take boots off to wade through the flooded path way!

Thank OakwoodYoga
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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
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
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