Destination guide

Head to the rustic city of Keswick

The lake, parks and countryside are a perfect backdrop to your vacation home in Keswick. Travelers appreciate the forests in this welcoming city. If you need more space to accommodate a family vacation or friends trip, rental homes often come with separate dining areas and spacious living rooms.

Activities

Sightseeing in and around Keswick

Are you searching for attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your vacation home and check out everything that makes Keswick a fun spot to vacation. Here are some of the top attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Whinlatter Forest Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Rookin House Activity Centre (7.6 mi / 12.2 km)
  • Lake District Wildlife Park (8.3 mi / 13.3 km)
  • Brantwood (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • Go Ape Grizedale (17 mi / 27.4 km)
  • Maryport Golf Club (17.3 mi / 27.9 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural landscape of Keswick

Travelers love Keswick for its panoramic lake views and pristine countryside. Whether you're an outdoor enthusiast or just want to appreciate the scenery, Keswick is a great place to get outside. These are a few of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city center:

  • Derwent Water (0.1 mi / 0.2 km)
  • Hope Park (1.2 mi / 2 km)
  • Lodore Falls (1.3 mi / 2.2 km)
  • Whinlatter Forest Park (4.8 mi / 7.8 km)
  • Hellvellyn (5.8 mi / 9.4 km)
  • Buttermere (6.2 mi / 10 km)
How to get there

How to get to and around Keswick

The nearest airport is in Carlisle (CAX), located 28.3 mi (45.5 km) from the city center.

Where to stay around Keswick?

Our 2019 property listings offer a large selection of 1,916 vacation rentals near Keswick. From 605 Cottages to 1,202 Houses, find a unique house rental for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends. The best places to stay near Keswick for a holiday or a weekend are on HomeAway.

What are the popular points of interest near where I can stay when traveling to Keswick?

HomeAway offers a large selection of vacation rentals near lovely places in Keswick. From HomeAway travelers, the most popular points of interest to stay for a holiday trip or just for a weekend are:

  • Castlerigg Stone Circle: 2,518 vacation rentals
  • Crosthwaite Church: 2,363 vacation rentals
  • Derwent Water: 2,580 vacation rentals
  • Keswick Museum and Art Gallery: 2,466 vacation rentals
  • Cumberland Pencil Museum: 2,442 vacation rentals

But there are many other points of interest around Keswick listed on HomeAway where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Cottages in Keswick?

Yes, of course. HomeAway has 605 Cottages in Keswick. Our other popular types of vacation rentals in Keswick include:

  • Houses: 1,202 rentals available
  • Cabins: 605 rentals available
  • Condos/Apartments: 66 rentals available

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other vacation rentals including Bungalows and more.

Can I find a vacation rental with pool in Keswick?

Yes, you can select your preferred vacation rental with pool among our 102 vacation rentals with pool available in Keswick. Please use our search bar to access the selection of vacation rentals available.