Description(Reference number: 411323)
Derwent Cottage is an attractive, stone-built property located in Keswick in the Lake District. Hosting three second-floor bedrooms, including a super-king-size (zip/link), double and single bedded, along with a bathroom and ground-floor shower room, this cottage can sleep five people. On the ground floor there is also a kitchen and living/dining room with a woodburning stove. To the exterior is an enclosed rear courtyard and roadside parking to the front. Derwent Cottage is a superb family base, with easy access to many delights within the Lake District.
The thriving town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has much 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.
Impressive mountains, open fells and clear-water lakes, the Lake District has it all. From walking in the mountains to exhilarating watersports or just a gentle cruise on a steam-powered yacht, Cumbria is the perfect holiday destination.
Gas central heating with woodburning stove. Electric oven and induction hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, wine cooler, washing machine, dishwasher, Smart TV and WiFi. Fuel and power inc. in rent. Bed linen and towels inc. in rent. Roadside parking to the front of the cottage. Enclosed courtyard with furniture. Secure bike storage. Two well-behaved pets welcome. Sorry, no smoking. Shop 0.2 miles, pub 0.3 miles.