Self-catering short break accommodation in Keswick
Pack a bag and your best pals and head off for one of our short breaks in Keswick. This market town sits among the northern lakes of the Lake District, famous for its stunning scenery, dramatic walks, and romantic waterside retreats. Our Keswick short break holiday cottages are the perfect choice for a troupe of friends who love exploring the great outdoors together, or for a relaxing and romantic couples’ retreat. Tour the town and browse independent shops, before donning your walking gear and losing yourselves in the fells that surround Keswick’s streets. Choose self-catering accommodation in Keswick to feel like you’re camping out in the open air but with all the conveniences and comforts of home — this is the magic of a Lake District holiday.
Enjoy a weekend breaks in Keswick and you’ll discover a fun mix of town and country. Explore the historic market or take in some unusual local history at the Derwent Pencil Museum. A romantic stroll around Castelrigg Stone Circle is a must for history lovers too. It’s a Neolithic formation of rocks dating back to around 3,000 BC, with panoramic views of the Lake District landscape and overlooked by the peaks of Helvellyn and High Seat. Stroll over to Derwentwater, Keswick’s lively lake. Here, you can enjoy a spot of paddleboarding or set off from Keswick Launch on a cruise of various sites along the shore. If you’re in the mood for art, there’s even the Theatre by the Lake, which offers an atmospheric location for enjoying new plays and classics alike.