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Derwentwater Boathouse, Keswick

Entire cottage hosted by Lynsey
16+ guests5 bedrooms16 beds4 baths
Entire home
You’ll have the cottage to yourself.
Self check-in
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Great location
100% of recent guests gave the location a 5-star rating.
Great check-in experience
100% of recent guests gave the check-in process a 5-star rating.
Unique position on shores of Derwentwater, sleeps up to 22 people in bunks in two buildings. Own grounds with fabulous views of the lake and surrounding hills. Exclusive use, self-catering, veranda over lake, direct access to lake. Families welcome.

The space
The Cottage was built in 1936 and is primarily used by youth groups. Only basic amenities, perfect for large groups wishing to explore the area.
Cottage: Veranda, Lounge, 8 dorm, 6 dorm, 2 x 2 dorms (all with h & c washbasins) plus 2 x wc and 2 x showers, central heating
Annexe building: Kitchen, gas cooker, fridge freezer, eye level grill, dishwasher, pots, pans, crockery & cutlery. Dining area with tables and chairs. Drying room. 4 bed dorm. Accessible wc and 2 x Accessible showers plus washbasin. Central heating. Payphone. Please note: We provide pillows, but we do not provide bedding or linen and towels. You need to bring your own sleeping bags and pillowcases and towels.

Guest access
Exclusive use to grounds and parking area surrounding cottage. Shed to store bikes, outdoor gear etc. The area outside the boundary is a National Trust SSSI and there are tracks though the woods and access to the foreshore subject to usual countryside code & National Trust regulations.

Other things to note
Access to the property is down a track - about a ten minute walk.
There is no wifi access and mobile signal is not strong, but 4G is available
Parking for up to eight cars or two minibuses.
Unique position on shores of Derwentwater, sleeps up to 22 people in bunks in two buildings. Own grounds with fabulous views of the lake and surrounding hills. Exclusive use, self-catering, veranda over lake, direct access to lake. Families welcome.

The space
The Cottage was built in 1936 and is primarily used by youth groups. Only basic amenities, perfect for large groups wishing to explore…

Amenities

Kitchen
Free parking on premises
TV
Heating
Smoke alarm
Fire extinguisher
Carbon monoxide alarm

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4.88 out of 5 stars from 27 reviews
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Cumbria, United Kingdom

The cottage has an iconic view and direct access to the lake. Within a 15 minute walk is Keswick town with all the amenities that it has to offer - restaurants, pubs, shops, cinema, theatre, ice wall and indoor rock climbing, famous pencil museum, puzzle museum, canoing, kayaking, mountain bike hire, leisure pool, Keswick launch and parks.
The cottage has an iconic view and direct access to the lake. Within a 15 minute walk is Keswick town with all the amenities that it has to offer - restaurants, pubs, shops, cinema, theatre, ice wall and indoo…

Hosted by Lynsey

Joined in July 2015
  • 27 Reviews
  • Verified
During your stay
There is a phone number for emergencies. Keys are collected via a key safe system.
  • Response rate: 50%
  • Response time: within a day
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Things to know

House rules
Check-in: After 4:00 PM
Checkout: 11:00 AM
Self check-in with lockbox
No smoking
No pets