From stunning views to magnificent lakeland fells, you will always have something to do when staying at Lakes Farm Caravan, in Bassenthwaite, Cumbria. Aside from the farm there are a number of Lake District walks and attractions located nearby, which ensure our visitors enjoy an active and entertaining holiday. Enjoy Keswick and surrounding area without the commercialization, or venture in to the central Lake District area and enjoy the many attractions avilable, in Ambleside, Windermere and Grassmere.
We provide an exellent base for those wanting to explore the Lake District or a quiet retreat to take things at whatever pace you choose.
A footpath passing our location leads directly to Bassenthwaite Lake, just a 20-minute walk away. Or wander down the little country lane next to us that also goes to the lake. Less than 5 minutes walk brings you to Bassenthwaite village, with its quaint child/dog friendly pub with wifi. The Lake District Wildlife Park is situated around a mile away, as well as the Lakes Distillery, which brews whiskey, gin and vodka and offers a tea room and bistro. For more sporting visitors, we are also a short distance from golf courses and a sailing club. Also close to two hotels with a spa, health club and swimming pools.
The Mirehouse historic house and gardens and tea room is just a mile away from our caravan. Visitors will find a number of walking paths in Dodd Wood, as well as an osprey viewing point, and child's play area.
We are a few hundred yards from a lovely church and a little further away on the lake shore is the historic St Bega's church, well worth a visit.
The caravan itself is situated in an ideal location, and provides walkers with a tranquil and peaceful retreat. You will be staying at the foot of the Skiddaw Range, which keen walkers take great delight in scaling. There are a number of routes to follow, each of which caters to different levels of experience, be it a gentle ramble or a full days fell walking.
Also many local lovely short walks around this beautiful area suitable for all and their dogs.
Lakes Farm Caravan is positioned mid way between Keswick and the historic market town of Cockermouth. There is a local village just minutes away, which has a country pub serving food, a village green and play area, there are many local hotels and bistros. A short car journey will take you to many different eateries.
Visit Wordsworths birth place ,Cockermouth or go over the northern fells and visit Caldbeck we have a great selection of leaflets detailing local attractions and places not to miss.
Contact us now, in Bassenthwaite, to discover more Lake District walks and attractions.