Safer Lakes.

Please help protect our communities, observe social distancing and stay safe.

We look forward to welcoming visitors back to the Lake District. We are working with our local partners to put measures in place that will help keep people safe.

Check car parks and toilets across the Lake District National Park

Our page lakedistrict.gov.uk/coronavirus has a message from our Chief Executive, how the latest coronavirus rules apply across the National Park, updates on our attractions and services, and how you can contact us.

Catbells above Derwentwater through trees and mist copyright Helen Reynolds

Where to stay around Derwentwater and Keswick

The towns and villages around Derwentwater offer many B&Bs, guest houses, hotels and self-catering. Whether you come for a week or just one night, there is accommodation to suit all budgets.

Keswick is the largest town, right on the northern shore of Derwentwater. As well as a range of places to stay, there are lots of shops, cafes and bars and a theatre and cinema.

To the south of Derwentwater is the peaceful Borrowdale valley, with the small villages of Grange, Rosthwaite, Stonethwaite and Seatoller offering farmhouse and bed and breakfast accommodation, with beautiful walking routes right from the doorstep.

Book online and help the National Park

The commission we receive from your booking will go towards keeping the landscape special for future generations.

Guest houses and bed and breakfast near Keswick

Holiday cottages near Keswick

Places to stay near Borrowdale

Hostels near Keswick

  • Keswick YHA is close to the town centre
  • Denton House, an independent hostel is along the Penrith Road, about a 10 minute walk in to town.

Need more help? Pop in to Keswick Information Centre

Moot Hall in Keswick, home to Keswick Information Centre - copyright Keswick Tourism Association

This page is brought to you by the staff of Keswick Information Centre.

We can help you with booking accommodation, tickets or attractions. See us in Moot Hall in the Market Place, home to Keswick Information Centre.