Keswick, Bassenthwaite Lake, Buttermere and Derwent Water lie a short drive to the south through the northern fells and the coast of the Solway Firth just to the north.
There are many activities straight from the front door – a 5 minute stroll down the road takes you right into the heart of Whitehaven with a good variety of local pubs, restaurants and shops catering for all your outdoor needs.
For those wishing to escape the hustle and bustle of town, a wide selection of enjoyable walks are easily accessible. No matter what the weather is doing, there is a host of activities to make your Lakeland stay a rewarding and enjoyable time.
For anyone interested in photography there are lots of interesting historical places to visit or, why not try something different, the ‘coast to coast’ cycle run starts right here and will take you across the country.
If you are looking for a more relaxed and easy going pace, then why not enjoy a scenic tour around the lakes and hills.