Bassenthwaite Lake Area in the Lake District

Great fell walks, fishing and sailing...

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.

Rebecca Puddle Duck Cottage

3 star rating

Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£415-£505

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Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£415-£505

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Old Cobblers Cottage

4 star rating

Blennerhasset, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£0-£0

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Blennerhasset, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Daleside - Primrose Cottage

5 star rating

Near Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
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£499-£865

5 star rating
Near Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£499-£865

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

Kiln Hill Barn Holiday Cottages - Byre Cottage

4 star rating

Bassenthwaite, near Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£669-£1375

4 star rating
Bassenthwaite, near Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£669-£1375

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Holly Bank

4 star rating

Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 8
  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bathrooms: 3
  • Number of Pets: 3

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£769-£2215

4 star rating
Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£769-£2215

Sleeps: 8 Bedrooms: 4 Bathrooms: 3 Pets: 3

Snittlegarth Lodge 1

3 star rating

Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 4

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£465-£745

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Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£465-£745

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 4

The Old Stables

4 star rating

High Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£439-£809

4 star rating
High Ireby, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£439-£809

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Brook House Cottage Holidays - Brook House 2

4 star rating

Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£545-£799

4 star rating
Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£545-£799

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 1

Derwent View

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Setmurthy, near Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 2

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£335-£915

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Setmurthy, near Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£335-£915

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 2

Emily’s Nook

4 star rating

Ireby, near Caldbeck, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 2
  • Bedrooms: 1
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£309-£655

4 star rating
Ireby, near Caldbeck, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£309-£655

Sleeps: 2 Bedrooms: 1 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0

New Park Farm - Ellen Cottage

5 star rating

Nr. Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£499-£1025

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Nr. Bassenthwaite Lake, Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£499-£1025

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Derwent

4 star rating

Basssenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 4
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£1299-£2935

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Basssenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£1299-£2935

Sleeps: 4 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Jemima’s Cottage

4 star rating

Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 5
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 1

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£475-£475

4 star rating
Bassenthwaite, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£475-£475

Sleeps: 5 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 1

Isel Gate Cottage

4 star rating

Cockermouth, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 6
  • Bedrooms: 3
  • Bathrooms: 2
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£665-£1255

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Cockermouth, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£665-£1255

Sleeps: 6 Bedrooms: 3 Bathrooms: 2 Pets: 0

Daleside - Rosedale

5 star rating

Near Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

  • Sleeps: 3
  • Bedrooms: 2
  • Bathrooms: 1
  • Number of Pets: 0

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£499-£849

5 star rating
Near Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake Area

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£499-£849

Sleeps: 3 Bedrooms: 2 Bathrooms: 1 Pets: 0