- Very Good
- 4 guest reviews
"Superb location on the edge of Derwentwater, hotel is a little tired but the staff were very friendly, helpful and attentive. Evening meal w..."
"Didn't realise upon booking this hotel it was for organised walking events and we were their purely for the weekend. Aside from that we were..."
"The hotel was in a bountiful location and prob ideal for the walkers it is amed at we had a problem with the first room we where give but wh..."
"Twin room small breakfast look warm good location..."
About the hotel
Derwent Bank, near Keswick, has one of the best locations on Derwent Water, and splendid views of the surrounding fells. The landscaped grounds slope down to the lake and you can enjoy the views from the terrace or the conservatory. There are 38 bedrooms, many with views of the lake.
Public rooms include a comfortable lounge, dining room, bar and a Dandelion Café, serving drinks and light meals. The Lake District is renowned for its excellent walking routes, whether you prefer gentle lakeside strolls or more challenging mountain routes. Buttermere, Bassenthwaite Lake and Ullswater, and the summits of Helvellyn and Scafell Pike, are all close by. Water sports are available on Derwent Water, and there is mountain biking and a high ropes course in the nearby Whinlatter Forest. More relaxing sightseeing options include lake cruises and visits to Wordsworth’s homes at Cockermouth and Grasmere. Communal dining at fixed dinner times.
- Car parking available onsite
- Tea/Coffee making facilities in each room, Hairdryer in each room
Useful Info Show/hide
- 14:30 22:00
- Up to 17 years old
- 22/07/2013 to 07/02/2018 - Dinner & Bar facilities may vary and are subject to availability, Please enquire on arrival. All credit cards are charged a 1.5% surcharge The price shown is based on the occupancy and dates you have searched for. Prices and availability are subject to change based on the arrival date, number of nights and occupancy searched for. All prices are inclusive of all local taxes.
- Pets are not allowed
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75% would recommend it to a friend
2 days in the lakes
Superb location on the edge of Derwentwater, hotel is a little tired but the staff were very friendly, helpful and attentive.
Evening meal was a little overpriced for the quality but the breakfasts were good. It is a little different to most hotels as in it mainly caters fro activity weekends and you need to be able to socialise with others as you will be sitting with others for a meal and or breakfast.
Didn't realise upon booking this hotel it was for organised walking events and we were their purely for the weekend.
Aside from that we were made welcome by all staff and guests. It was hard to find at first as it wasn't clearly sign posted, and the postcode took us to the wrong location.
Room was just what we needed although the windows were left wide open and there was spiders all over the bedroom.