Situated just off the market square in the centre of the popular market
town of Keswick and only a few minutes' walk from the shores of
Derwentwater, Skiddaw View Lake Road is ideally situated to enjoy this
popular town with a great selection of bars and restaurants in addition
to its award winning twice weekly market and excellent theatre but it
is also ideal for getting out and about on land or water to explore the
stunning scenery of the neighbouring Borrowdale Valley, the lake and
the high fells that surround the town.
The property is set over upper two floors above an office in the
pedestrianised area of the town and has been carefully created by the
owner to offer quality accommodation ideal for families or friends who
are looking to be right in the heart of the town and yet seek easy
access to all the Lake District has to offer.
Accommodation in detail
The property is approached through the front door from Lake Road that
opens to a large hallway with sufficient space for mountain bikes and
outdoor gear and from here the stairs lead to the second floor entrance
to the apartment and on this level you are welcomed to a bright and
spacious lounge with comfortable sofas, electric fire and TV. The
modern kitchen is well equipped and provides electric hob and oven,
dishwasher and large fridge freezer. The large family dining place is
the ideal spot to gather for breakfast or enjoy a dinner with friends.
The two smart shower rooms have excellent power shower and also basin
On the top floor there are three welcoming bedrooms, all with their own
TVs. The first is furnished with a king sized bed, the second twin beds
and the third can be made up as either twin beds or a superking (please
remember to advise us of your choice of arrangements when you book).
Having reached the top of the building you now, of course, have
beautiful views over the roof tops and across the town to the stunning
mountain scenery that surrounds the town on every side.
As Lake Road Apartment is situated in the pedestrianised area of the
town, access by car to the front door is available only for unloading.
Parking is available two minutes walk away the Central Car Park and the
owner has provided a complimentary parking permit for one car for the
duration of your stay.Other cars can also be parked here but parking
The owners welcome up to two well behaved dogs but due to the town
centre location this property does not have its own garden but the
popular Hope Park is located just one minutes' walk away
Keswick is one of the Lake District's most popular destinations. This
friendly town hosts the very popular twice weekly market that has
recently won the coveted Best Outdoor Market in the Great British
Market Awards. The village also offers a fantastic array of shops
offering everything from craft bakeries and local produce, antiques,
crafts and much, much more.
If you are looking for somewhere to eat and drink, a week just won't be
long enough to sample the great range of pubs, restaurants, bistros,
cafes and wine bars! For a great evening out why not visit the 100 year
old Alhambra offering first class cinema entertainment in traditional
surroundings or enjoy an evening at the most beautiful and friendly
theatre in Britain, the 400 seat Theatre By The Lake on the shores of
Enjoy a cruise on Derwentwater, walk onto the fells; Cat Bells,
Skiddaw, Coledale Horeshoe and Blencathra are all nearby, head
underground at Honister Slate Mines, enjoy mountain biking in
For day trips throughout the Lake District, Ullswater is a short drive
away offering lake cruises, great walking and the beautiful Aira Force
Waterfall, Buttermere and Crummock Water offer sublime scenery. Ashness
Bridge and Surprise View situated above the Borrowdale Valley should
not be missed and perhaps even a cup of tea and homemade cake in the
unspoilt village of Watendlath.
Pets information: Pet policies vary by property, please check the
properties listing on Lakelovers website for full details.