The Stables (Keswick)
The Stables is a luxurious house for four set along a quiet road in the bustling market town of Keswick. Part of a building that dates back to the 1860’s, it oozes character with beautiful original features such as exposed beams and floorboards while also being bang up to date with subtle décor, thoughtfully chosen local artwork, sumptuous furnishings and modern appliances. All this added to its proximity to Keswick town centre make it an absolute jewel of a cottage for an indulgent break in the Lake District.
Keswick is a paradise for outdoor enthusiasts with its vast array of walks and cycle rides on the doorstep. Keswick is also the perfect place if you love to mess about on the water - the incredibly picturesque shores of Derwentwater are just a short stroll away. If adventure on the water is to your taste then why not hire a kayak or sailing dinghy from one of the marinas alternatively pack a picnic and take a jaunt in a romantic rowing boat to a secluded spot? The walking opportunities in this area are beyond compare. The Stables is fantastically placed for this as there are so many walks close by without ever having to get in the car, in fact if you’re feeling energetic you can walk up the mighty Skiddaw straight from the house.
The cottage is situated down a quiet road on the edge of Keswick itself so you are just a ten minute walk away from all that the town has to offer including a huge choice of outdoor shops, galleries, restaurants and cafes. The town also boasts its own art deco cinema and one of the most beautifully situated theatres anywhere in the country offering a varied programme of plays and music throughout the year. Whether you are craving an adventurous high energy holiday or an indulgent break in an elegant Lake District cottage, the Stables is an absolute treat.