Tourist Information and Lake District travel links
The Queens Portrait - Keswick's Diamond Jubilee presentation to Her Majesty The Queen. See the portrait here.
My Mountains -
Lake District walks and photos of Keswick area and others.
Beatrix Potter - Miss Potter Movie. A site devoted to this wonderful film and its filming locations in the LakeDistrict. Down load a pdf version of the location map.
Miss Potter - Filming locations in the Lake District. To download the map go here
Hill Top - To find information and opening times for Hill Top, Home to Beatrix Potter visit the National Trust web site
Keswick Weather & Travel
BBC Five Day forecast- The Lake District weather is naturally unpredicatable but this is what the BBC says.
Weatherline - Local forecast for the Lake District National Park
MWIS - Mountain Weather Information Service forecast for the Lake District
Met Office Weather - Keswick weather direct from the Met Office
Keswick School - Weather station showing detail of current weather in Keswick area
BBC Travel News Cumbria - Winter travel advice. Keep up to date with all the latest road works, closures etc
Keswick Attractions and "Things To Do"
Theatre by the Lake - Keswick's own award winning Theatre on the shores of Derwentwater
Kids Keswick - 50 of the best family adventures in and around Keswick. Buy the book online here
Honister Slate Mine - Via Ferrata, Underground Mine Tours and learn how slate is mined
Go Ape in Whinlatter Forest - Tree Top adventures for all, only a few miles from Keswick
Alhambra Cinema - Top Films and a quality traditional Cinema in Keswick
Keswick Museum - A gem of a museum showing the history of Keswick and its many artifacts
Lake cruises on Derwentwater, rowing boats and
motor boat hire.
Keswick Climbing Wall - Indoor climbing and outdoor activities
The Bond Museum - As of Spring 2011 the James Bond in Keswick is unfortunately closed.
Rheged - Large screen movies and many things to do, exhibitions, displays and shops. Well worth a visit.
Golf Club - Enjoy a round of golf on one of the UK's most beautiful courses
Mountain Bikes -
Buy and hire mountain bikes in the Northern Lakes.
of the Stars Museum - As of Spring 2011 the Cars of the Stars Museum in Keswick is unfortunately closed.
Cumberland Pencil Museum -
The famous Keswick pencil museum
Keswick Mountain Rescue Team - If anything goes wrong you can call on them
Lake District Search and Rescue Dogs - SARDA Amazing dogs who help mountain rescue and other emergency services
Osprey Watch - Keep in touch with our own nesting Osprey
The Puzzling Place - Where seeing is not always, believing
The Wainwright Society - In honour of Master Fellwalker Alfred Wainwirght
Keswick Restaurants - A selection of Keswick's eating places that we recommend
Keswick Restaurants - A directory of eating places
Lucas - Fine quality Italian restaurant for a special night out. - tel 017687 74621
Morrels - A fine restaurant on Lake road. Modern style and great food - tel 017687 72666
Casa Bella - Family run Italian style restaurant specialising in freshly cooked pasta and pizza - tel 017687 75575
Salsa Mexican Bistro - Interesting food in a fun environment - tel 017687 75222
Lakes Bar & Bistro - Good food in a modern and comfortable environment.
tel 017687 74080
Star of Siam - Thai Restaurant - 017687 71444
Lakeland Pedlar - Wholefood Cafe in the centre of Keswick - tel 017687 74492
Siennas - Restaurant and Bar - 017687 80430
The George - Good Beer and good food - tel 017687 72076
Skiddaw Hotel - 017687 72071
XV11 Coffee Shop & Bistro - tel 017687 71171
Lakeland Spice Cuisine - Indian Restaurant - tel 017687 80005 >
Royal Bengal - Indian Restaurant - 017687 74756
Silk Road - Chinese restaurant - 017687 71364
Golden Hills - Chinese Restaurant - tel 017687 773165
A Different Taste - Great Bistro style dining -
tel 017687 80007
Bel Cibo- Italian Bistro on Lake Road 017687 73088
Pubs/Bars in Keswick
The George - Keswick's oldest Inn. Good Beer and good food - tel 017687 72076
Bank Tavern - tel 017687 72663
Cafe Bar 26 - tel 017687 80863
Lake Road Inn - tel 017687 72404
Pack Horse Inn - tel 017687 71148
Pheasant Inn, Crosthwaite Road- Great food and great beer - 017687 72219
Square Orange Cafe Bar - 017687 73888
Keswick Mountain Festival -
Activity based Festival held in May. Film, Lectures, seminars and activities for all outdoor enthusiasts.
Keswick Beer Festival - Popular annual beer festival held at Keswick Rugby Club on the first weekend in June
Keswick Film Festival - A fantastic programme of film from around the world.
Words By The Water - Keswicks literature Festival based at The Theatre by the Lake
Keswick Jazz Festival - Famous festival brings Keswick alive attracting visitors from around the world
Keswick Convention - Keswick's Christian Convention which has been taking place since 1875
Keswick's best outdoor retail shops
George Fisher -
Nationally renowned Award winning outdoor shop based in Keswick
Rathbones of Keswick - Award winning Family run business providing excellent service.
Cotswold Outdoors - Excellent range of clothing and outdoor equipment
Planet Fear - Quality gear for walking, biking, climbing and camping
Needle Sports - For specialist climbing gear and advice in Keswick.
Outdoor Activities - Guiding/Climbing/Scrambling/Cycling
Keswick Adventure Centre -
Organised activities for all grades in Climbing, Canoeing, Gyhll Scrambling, Biking etc. etc.
Carol Climb - Outdoor activities and expeditions in the Lake District and Southern Scotland.
More Than Mountains - Instruction in Climbing, Scrambling, Navigation, Guided Walks
Mobile Adventure - Keswick based Lake District Outdoor Activities to suit all grades and skill levels
Keswick Rambles - Daily walks from Keswick. See website for full details
The Lake District Walker - Based in Cockermouth and offering Guided Fell Walks in the Lake District
Pace the Peaks - Fell walking in the Lake District with Cathy Colam
Lake District Walking Routes and Photography Sites
Trekking Britain - Interesting walk routes and images from around the UK
mywainwrights - Photographic walking journal of the Lake District, North Penines & Snowdonia
Mad About Mountains - Photo images of Lake District fells
Sharp Edge Images - Talented Keswick based photographer Stuart Holmes with work around the World
Rob Grange - Keswick based photographer specialises in Landscape & Weddings
Other Interesting Keswick Sites
Keswick Fairtrade Campaign - Glendale Guest House is a member of Keswick's Fairtrade Campaign. More information here.
Keswick in Bloom - An enthusiastic group of volunteers who's work enhances the natural and planted environment of Keswick
Recommended B&B's & Guest Houses in Keswick
Tarn Hows Guest House - 4 star Bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick
Allerdale House - 4 star Bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick
Lynwood Guest House - 4 star Bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick
Watendlath Guest House - 4 star Bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick
Scales Farm Country Guest House - B&B accommodation at Scales near to Keswick
Seven Oaks Guest House - 4 star Bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick
Honister House - 4 Star Guest House in the centre of Keswick
Official Tourist Information Sites
||The Official Keswick Website - Keswick.org - Keswick Tourism Association, Accommodation, Walking Routes, Activities, Attractions, Adventure, Travel Timetables, What to see and What to do, and much more.
Lake District National Park Authority - Official Site for LDNPA
Cumbria Tourism - Regional tourist board web site for the Lake District and the whole of Cumbria
Visit Britain - Official site for all tourism businesses in Britain
Visit England - Accommodation and visitor attractions in England
The National Trust - Information on National Trust land & properties in the Lake District and the whole of Britain
Google Maps - Find it on the map with Google
Bing Maps - Great for route finding and post code search
The AA - Any route anywhere in the UK
Ordnance Survey - The best detailed mapping of the UK for walking, biking and travel
Keswick/Lake District Travel
Bus & Train - Getting to Keswick and getting around by Bus and Train. All the timetable information
Penrith to Keswick by Bus - Link to the timetable for the X5 Bus route
Traveline - Getting around Cumbria by Bus or Train. Usefull routeplanner here.
Davies Taxis -
Reliable Taxi service based in Keswick
Trainline - Travel to and from Keswick by Train via Penrith. See timetable and buy tickets here on trainline.com.
National Rail Enquiries - Search routes and time tables anywhere in the UK
National Express - Nationwide Coach service
in and out of Keswick
Virgin Trains - Rail tickets and timetables for the west coast main line
Keswick/Lake District Accommodation Sites
Self Catering Lake District - Sally's Cottages offers quality self catering holiday cottages in The Lake District.
Do Keswick - Travel and community website for Keswick on Derwentwater
Keswick Guest houses - Directory of Guest House accommodation in Keswick
Lake District Cottages - Accommodation & tourist guide for the Lake District National Park
Northern Lakes Accommodation Providers - Trade Association for accommodation industry in Keswick
Lake District Cottages - Self Catering holiday cottages in the Lake District
Bed and Breakfast Directory - Accommodation search in UK
Bedandbreakfasts.co.uk - One of the best directories for B&B accommodation in the UK
Two Sugars -
Cumbrian and Lake District website link directory
in Lakeland -
The online wedding directory for the English Lake District
Lake District photos, walks, tours and CD-roms. Daily full screen desktops
Lake District Guides - Accommodation, activities and walks in the Lake District.
English Lakes - Extensive guide to Cumbria & the Lakes with walks & information.
The Lakes- Lakes, Mountains , Walks & Attractions of the Lake District
Bed and breakfast UK - Directory of B&B accommodation in Lake District and UK
Glendale Guest House, Keswick is featured on YouStayUK.com, your guide to recommended things to do and B&B / Guest Houses in Keswick, Cumbria (inc. Lake District)
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Green Day Out - Activities and places to stay and visit accross the UK
Lynbar Guest House - Blackpool - Quality Guest House with a friendly welcomein a good location in Blackpool
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Straightforward directory to accommodation websites
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Bed and Breakfast Directory - Information and contact details for
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BedBreakfastHotel - Comprehensive directory of places to stay in the UK and Ireland
Hotels Reviewed.com - Reviews and much more on accommodation around the world
Accommodation UK - Directory site offering free entries to B&B and hotels in UK
Geufron Holiday Cottages - Delightful self catering cottages in Southern Snowdonia
Ashlack Holiday Cottages - Luxurious Holiday Cottages in the South
Cornwall Information - Holiday information and accommodation guide for Cornwall
All travel vacation rental cottages, cabins, B&Bs, lodges and resorts.
B&B Salisbury - Find beautiful bed and breakfasts in Salisbury. A selection of guesthouse's in salisbury that you can view or contact
Botleigh Grange Hotel - Legacy Hotel in idyllic location just 1 hours drive from
London set in stunning grounds with two lakes.
We have a star listing on Easy Bed and Breakfasts containing a range of accommodation including cheap hotel listings and pages for B and B Skegness, Bed and Breakfast London, B and Bs in Portsmouth and Ireland pages including Bed and Breakfast Cork directory
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B and B United States - An international directory of B&B accommodation
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Stay Review - Find B&B and other accommodation in the UK and around the world
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Bunker Hill B&B, Boston - Victorian style B&B accommodation
near Boston USA
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Cardiff Airport Hotels - Offers great rates on over 50 hotels near Cardiff Airport.
Appleby Manor Country House - relaxing and friendly hotel on the edge of the Lake District, North Yorkshire Dales and Pennines in the UK.
Tree Tops Country Guest House - Country Guesthouse accommodation in the village of Bundanoon, Southern Highlands NSW, Australia
Oak Tree Lodge - South Africa Cape Town superb guesthouse accommodation, a renowned Paarl Luxury bed and breakfast guesthouse
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Marlborough Extended Stay Hotel Network - We look forward to welcoming you to Marlborough, Massachusetts.