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About Keswick

Holiday cottages in Keswick offer access to some of the Lake District’s most diverse charms. The town itself features an array of beautifully built traditional buildings, boutique shops, pubs and eateries and a bustling market that has been providing fine local produce for over 700 years. Take a short stroll through the tranquil Hope Park and you arrive at Derwentwater’s calm shores where rowboats and tour vessels can be enjoyed – along with beautiful views of the surrounding fells.

Due to its prime location, surrounded by some of the region’s most spectacular scenery, holiday cottages in Keswick are popular with those looking to enjoy an array of fantastic activities. Outdoor enthusiasts are well catered for with a host of walking and cycling routes that take great advantage of the surrounding rugged terrain, and the town boasts a packed programme of annual events with celebrations of film, music and literature, the great outdoors and Keswick’s legendary Beer Festival attracting holidaymakers from all over the world. Add in the region’s literary heritage and stunning natural scenery and you a Lake District holiday destination with something for everyone.

Inspire: Keswick Holiday Articles

The Lakes and Cumbria’s Loveliest Locations

Make some memories where majestic mountains meet shimmering lakes. The South and Central Lakes are an ideal base to explore the National Park and beyond. Cumbria Tourism offer their expert insight on some of the best and most beautiful Lake District locations to visit.

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Exploring the Lakes - Day 1

We set off from Kirkby Lonsdale in South Lakeland early in the morning. The small market town is just a short distance to the glorious green landscapes of the Lakes, and it’s not long before we encounter one of the region’s most notable features…

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The Great British Lake Off

There’s nowhere quite like the Lake District: a breathtaking region offering some of the country’s finest and most iconic views. This is a place where gorgeous lakes occupy centre stage, surrounded by the scooped out valleys, famous fells and imposing peaks of this deservedly popular National Park.

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As Seen on the Big Screen

The Lake District has played host to a number of big screen productions, from fantasy and family films to classic comedies and chillers. Take a look at our Lakes’ film location guide to follow in their footsteps.

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Fun for the Family

The Lakes are a perennial holiday favourite: the fresh air; the endless views and the abundance of nature combine to make the Lake District on of the most romantic and peaceful place in the UK. So, not the sort of place to bring your kids, right? Wrong.

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The Best Bars and Pubs in the Lakes

There’s a proud tradition of innkeeping right across the majestic Lake District, and the growing popularity of craft beers and artisan spirits makes this a great time to sample that tradition for yourself.

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