The Eyrie is a beautiful end-terrace apartment sitting in the centre of lively Keswick, Cumbria. This three-storey apartment offers spectacular views of the mountain ranges surrounding the town, while being within easy reach of local amenities, making it the ideal accommodation for friends and families alike. Upon entering The Eyrie, make yourself at home by leaving your coats and shoes at the entrance before making your way up the Victorian feature staircase. On the first-floor you will find the living sitting room, boasting stunning bay windows overlooking the high street; warm up with the woodburning stove, get settled on the sofas, and watch your favourite movie on the large smart TV. From here, take advantage of the well-equipped kitchen, home to all the appliances you need to whip up a delicious meal for your loved ones, including a double oven and a handy dishwasher to help with the cleaning up. Just across the way lies the dining room, complete with a large, rustic wooden table and benches, along with a well-equipped contemporary kitchen, making it easy to feed the whole family. The Eyrie is home to four lovely bedrooms for relaxing after a busy day; choose from one king size bedroom and three super-king-size zip/links, perfect for a large family gathering. The first three bedrooms have en-suites, whilst the third floor offers a more private stay with dual aspect views over Keswick rooftops, with one super-king-size and another sleek bathroom across the landing. Every bathroom at The Eyrie has heated towel rails and under floor heating, allowing you to rinse off the day before wrapping yourself in a toasty towel. You’ll be in the centre of the popular Keswick town with shops, pubs and restaurants less than half a mile away, as well as some extraordinary countryside walks. Bassenthwaite lies north of The Eyrie where you’ll find Bassenthwaite Lake Nature Reserve for incredible walks with views of outstanding landscapes, followed by a pub lunch and stroll around the quaint village. Ullswater Lake is another nearby attraction surrounded by mountains, where you can enjoy a lake cruise, hire a boat or take a guided walk. For a variety of cafes, pubs, restaurants and shops, head to Cockermouth, a popular market town near Keswick with plenty of history to discover, such as Cockermouth Castle, Jennings Brewery or watch a performance at Kirkgate Centre. Offering a beautiful setting for a family trip to the Lake District, The Eyrie will is the perfect home-from-home.
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.