Keswick – in the heart of the northern lakes.
Keswick is an historic market town set in the heart of the northern Lake District and on the shores of Derwentwater.
It is the gateway into Borrowdale, often described as the most beautiful valley in England.
The town is undoubtedly a busy bustling attraction for many visitors and a significant centre for walking activities. The numerous outdoor clothing and equipment shops bear witness to this.
There is an extensive choice of tearooms, pubs, restaurants, craft shops and galleries.
Being situated on the northern shores of Derwentwater there is excellent access to boating activities and lakeshore walks.
The beautifully situated Theatre by the Lake is a renowned venue with a regular schedule of high quality productions.
Nearby is the famous Castlerigg prehistoric stone circle