Settled on the outskirts of Keswick in Cumbria, is this wonderful Scandinavian-style lodge, Keswick Bridge Skiddaw 26. Enjoying a superb location within the Lake District National Park, and easy access to the local amenities, Keswick Bridge Skiddaw 26 is a fabulous choice for couples or a family of four. On the ground floor, you will find two well-presented bedrooms, a king-size with TV and en-suite shower room and a twin, which is served by a well-appointed family bathroom, perfect for freshening up at the end of the day! Climb the stairs and be welcomed into the open-plan living space, where you will find a well-equipped kitchen for preparing your best meals, ready to savour at the dining table for four or alfresco on the balcony surrounded by country views, and a sitting area with plush seating and TV, ideal for enjoying relaxing evenings with loved ones. Head into Keswick, where you can dine at The Pheasant Inn and Pack Horse Inn, stock up on essentials at the convenience store, tour the Derwent Pencil Museum and the Keswick Museum, catch a live performance at the Theatre By The Lake, try your hand at canoeing and bushcraft, or visit the National Trust site of Derwent Island and House. For wildlife enthusiasts, be sure to visit Bassenthwaite, home to the Bassenthwaite Lake National Nature Reserve, the Lake District Wildlife Park and Dodd Wood, whilst thrillseekers may want to venture over to the likes of Helvellyn and Fairfield Peak for scenic hikes and climbing, along with exceptional views. Continue onto Grasmere, where you can walk in the footsteps of William Wordsworth at his former home, or Ambleside, where you’ll find a 2nd-century Roman Fort and Stock Ghyll Force, ending at Windermere, where you can enjoy a plethora of watersports on the famous lake, views of the Langdale Pikes from Queen Adelaide’s Hill and fresh seafood at Hooked. Your adventure to the Lake District begins at Keswick Bridge Skiddaw 26.
Keswick Bridge Lodges
The Keswick Bridge Lodges consists of twenty-three beautifully appointed lodges resting just outside of the centre of Keswick, Cumbria. This collection offers spacious accommodation with all the amenities on could need for an enjoyable self-catered stay, including well-equipped kitchens, stylish furnishings, picture windows showing off the rolling Lake District countryside and balconies for alfresco dining, making them a perfect base for couples, friends, and families. The properties enjoy close proximity to the town centre where you will find the attractions of Keswick Museum, Puzzling Place, Derwent Pencil Museum, Theatre By The Lake and Keswick Extreme. If you don’t fancy cooking, take your pick from a plethora of eateries, including the Lakes Bar & Bistro, Lake Road Inn and The Sizzling Stone. Within easy reach of the town is Bassenthwaite, home to the expansive Bassenthwaite Lake National Nature Reserve, Mirehouse & Gardens, and Dodd Wood. Escape to the Lakes in style with a stay at The Keswick Bridge Lodges.
About the location
Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 16.6 miles; Cockermouth 13 miles.
The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema, the Pencil Museum, a climbing wall, fishing and great mountain biking opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwentwater at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is only a few minutes walk from the town centre. Nearby, between Braithwaite and Buttermere is the beautiful Newlands Valley, while picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake is well worth a visit. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Catbells, there really is something for everyone. Visit Castlerigg Stone Circle, the Jennings Brewery and Mirehouse, a grand house and gardens on the shores of the Bassenthwaite Lake, or take a fabulous boat trip around Derwentwater. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks and the nearby Lake District Wildlife Park this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.