Situated on the riverfront, this hostel is within 1 mi (2 km) of Lodore Falls and Derwentwater. Theatre By The Lake and Hope Park are also within 3 miles (5 ...
4.5/5 Wonderful! (4 reviews)
Quick trip with my young sons
"Spent a couple of days here with my young sons. It was always just going to be a base as we were doing lots of activities. The grounds are lovely, great location, even the kids mentioned how nice the views were and how nice it was to see the waterfall from out room. My boys (aged 8 and 4) enjoyed ..."
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Frequently asked questions
Hostels are a great way to stay for a good value, so you can save more for exploring. If you’re hoping to enjoy the natural surroundings, you can check out the lake views while you’re here.
No two hostels look exactly the same, but these dorm-style accommodations all offer shared rooms (though many have private options too), budget-friendly prices and a social atmosphere.
Ready to book a hostel in town? These top picks have the highest reviews from our travellers and might be a good place to start looking: YHA Keswick - Hostel - Located within a 20-minute walk of Derwentwater. You can take advantage of free WiFi and a bar, as well as a shared/communal kitchen. You’ll find towels and linens in all rooms. Derwentwater Independent Hostel - Located within a 5-minute walk of Derwentwater. You can take advantage of free WiFi and free parking, as well as a restaurant. You’ll find showers and linens in all rooms.
Good weather’s definitely a plus when you’re experiencing new places, so here are some stats that might be helpful: The hottest months are usually July and August, with an average temperature of 12°C, while the coldest months are December and January, with an average of 3°C. The snowiest months in Keswick are February, January, March and April, with each month seeing an average of 20 cm of snowfall.
In general, Keswick is known for its parks, countryside and forests. Major attractions include Lake District National Park, Lake Windermere and Derwentwater. Get out into nature with places such as Lodore Falls, Bassenthwaite Lake and Lake District Wildlife Park. Cultural attractions include Cumberland Pencil Museum, Theatre By The Lake and Threlkeld Quarry and Mining Museum.
Keep this information about transit options in and around Keswick on hand to make the most of your stay: You can search for flights to the nearest airport, which is Carlisle (CAX), located 27 mi (43.5 km) from the city centre.