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Bassenthwaite Lake Area

Great fell walks, fishing and sailing...

Bassenthwaite

Blencathra

Skiddaw

Skiddaw in Winter

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Bassenthwaite Lake and village of the same name is situated just north west of Keswick in the Northern Lakes. The magnificent Skiddaw (931m) can be seen rising to the east and Grisedale Pike (790m) to the south west.

Paths leading from Bassenthwaite village connect to circular walks in the area and holidaymakers are able to go fishing and sailing on the lake. From May to September look out for the wild Bassenthwaite Lake Ospreys raising their young chicks or watch the video link from Whinlatter Forest Visitor’s Centre. Try a visit to the historic 17th century manor house, Mirehouse, which is close by on the eastern shore of the lake and has some lovely garden walks (Open April – October) or travel a few miles west to market town of Cockermouth or just a little further to Maryport on the coast.

This area offers the ideal base for exploring nearby Keswick; a charming Northern Lakes market town of great character and is well placed for touring the untouched northern and western lakes.

Daleside - Rosemary Cottage

ref: LTG

Nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

4 StarsGold Award

Living roomThis property is located on a complex, in a 500-acre farm set in an AONB, with walks from the door.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Daleside - Rose Cottage

ref: LPD

Nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 StarsGold Award

Open plan living/dining room/kitchenEnjoy fabulous views of the Skiddaw mountain range, sunsets over the Solway Firth and the hills of Galloway.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

New Park Farm - Ash Tree Cottage

ref: LF3

Nr. Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 Stars

Open plan living/dining room/kitchenThis property is peacefully located and surrounded by stunning scenery, with pleasant walks and cycle routes from the door.
Sleeps3
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Daleside - Rosedale

ref: LYL

Nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 StarsGold Award

Living roomEnjoy excellent scenery from the property, as well as the chance to spot the occasional red squirrel and deer.
Sleeps3
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Daleside - Rambling Rose

ref: LWG

Nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 Stars

Open plan living/dining room/kitchenSurrounded by Lakeland's dramatic scenery, enjoy Derwent Water, Crummock Water and Buttermere from this holiday property.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

New Park Farm Cottages - Church Cottage

ref: 113123

near Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 StarsGold Award

Attractive cottage within imaginative barn conversion development, close to Bassenthwaite Lake.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms3Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

New Park Farm - Ellen Cottage

ref: LF2

Nr. Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 Stars

Sitting-out-areaIn an AONB, this holiday property is located between Torpenhow and Ireby, on the northern fringe of the Lake District.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms3Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms2Changeover dayFriday

Kiln Hill Cottage

ref: W8309

Bassenthwaite, nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

4 Stars

An ancient farmhouse with lovely views and spacious kitchen diner. Close to Bassenthwaite Lake with its walks, cycle routes and wildlife.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms2Changeover dayFriday

Snittlegarth Lodge 2

ref: 119129

Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

3 Stars

A Pine log cabin situated on Snittlegarth Farm, a haven for wildlife as well as the farm animals of Snittlegarth.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

The Tottsie

ref: 113122

Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

3 Stars

17th century character cottage with modern facilities, bathrooms, garden and superb views.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms2Changeover daySaturday

The Old Stables

ref: 119107

High Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

4 Stars

A charming cottage of historic and literary interest, decorated and furnished throughout by an interior designer.
Sleeps4 - 5
No of bedrooms3Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms2Changeover daySaturday

Rose Cottage

NEW! ref: 113126

Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

3 Stars

Cosy character Lakeland cottage with open fire and enclosed garden.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Garries Cottage

ref: 113105

near Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

3 Stars

A 17th century cottage nestling in the foothills of the Skiddaw range.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Snittlegarth Lodge 1

ref: 119128

Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

3 Stars

With views across open country to Binsey Fell, Snittlegarth Lodge enjoys a secluded south facing position on Snittlegarth Farm, an idyllic retreat to escape to.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover dayFriday

Stable Cottage

ref: W8311

Bassenthwaite, nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

4 Stars

ExteriorA cosy ground floor barn conversion in a quiet, unspoilt, rural position close to Bassenthwaite Lake.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

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