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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.

Trusmadoor

ref: 24335

Keswick, nr. Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area


ExteriorIn an elevated position with fine views towards the lake. Hotel facilities on offer and fantastic walks from the door.
Sleeps2
No of bedrooms1Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

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

Sitting-out-areaEnjoy 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

ExteriorThis 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

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

Osprey Cottage

ref: 113116

Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

3 Stars

Osprey Cottage is situated in a peaceful farming village and has the advantage of having breathtaking views over Bassenthwaite Lake.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Daleside - Primrose Cottage

ref: LPG

Nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 StarsGold Award

ExteriorGuests will enjoy the rare breeds of sheep and ponies on-site and visitors can walk in the fields surrounding the farm.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover daySaturday

Skiddaw Cottage

ref: W8310

Bassenthwaite, nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

3 Stars

A detached stable with charm and character alongside lovely views of hills and fells close to Bassenthwaite Lake.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?Yes
No of bathrooms2Changeover dayFriday

Daleside - Rambling Rose

ref: LWG

Nr. Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 Stars

ExteriorSurrounded 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

The Old Stables

ref: 119107

High Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

4 Stars

ExteriorA 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

New Park Farm Cottages - Sycamore Cottage

ref: 113124

near Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

5 Stars

Situated in the scenic Ellen Valley, close to Bassenthwaite Lake, Sycamore Cottage has been beautifully decorated.
Sleeps4
No of bedrooms2Pets allowed?No
No of bathrooms1Changeover 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

New Park Farm Cottages - Church Cottage

ref: 113123

near Keswick, 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

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

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