Siskin, Easedale House
Siskin is a large, light-filled, ground floor studio apartment that’s perfect for a couple looking for a comfortable and stylish base from which to launch into the Lake District. Siskin is one of seven apartments in Easedale House, a Victorian Lakeland slate building dating from 1860, set in a quiet side street just 100m stroll from the bustling centre of Keswick, with its pubs, restaurants, shops, art-deco cinema, theatre and attractions. Although parking can be a headache in Keswick, Siskin gives you the advantage of a private parking permit, so your lovely day in the Lakes won’t be marred by hunting for a parking space.
Keswick is a gem in the northern Lake District's crown, located on the shores of the incredibly gorgeous lake, Derwentwater. It's a vibrant market town with a wonderful atmosphere, where you can revel in any number of adventurous outdoor activities or pamper your taste buds with a huge range of eateries providing tasty local food and Cumbrian real ales. The cycling and walking on offer here is unbeatable, with paths and tracks to suit those in search of pleasant walks or those who wish to take on the Lake District giants. Skiddaw is available to climb if you're feeling more up to the challenge.
Ancient and mysterious, Castlerigg stone circle is a little over a mile up the hill from Keswick. Dating from around 3000 BC, it is one of the most stunningly situated stone circles in Britain, offering phenomenal views in all directions. Magnificent Derwentwater is only a short walk away from Easedale House, here you can hire a rowing boat, take a launch around the lake or simply lose yourself in the scenery.
Compact and comfortable, Siskin offers a well-appointed and welcoming base to enjoy all the sights and activities the area has to offer.