This trip offers up some of the undisputed highlights of the Lake District. Nestled in the small village of Portinscale, you’ll find yourself surrounded by 18 acres of picturesque grounds, close to plenty of quirky gift shops, country pubs and quaint restaurants full of character. Explore the best of Keswick with a social bunch of like-minded travellers, creating unforgettable memories.
Our trips are hand-selected for those who wish to travel independently, with the added support of a friendly group of likeminded people and a dedicated Tour Leader.
If you want to truly experience what the Lake District has to offer, this break is perfect for you. Keswick is described as a place ‘almost too beautiful to live in’ and we can definitely understand why!
The Lake District is home to Windermere Lake, Scafell Pike and of course, Lake District National Park. As part of your trip, you’ll get to take part in two guided walking tours; the Catbells walk and Derwentwater Lake walk. The scenic views are unmatched so don’t forget to pack your camera! There will also be an opportunity to visit the local market, take part in an array of outdoor activities, and enjoy all the stunning Victorian views Keswick is home to.
The Derwentwater Hotel has an unrivalled location sitting at the heart of the Lake District, surrounded by mesmerising scenery and well-known landmarks to explore. You can visit the iconic Theatre by the Lake, try your hand at some thrilling water sports, or just relax and take in your blissful surroundings at the hotel’s outdoor terrace.
At Solo Breaks, we want to help you make the most of your trip and ensure you have some amazing stories to tell when you return home. Travelling with us removes all the hassle of planning the small details, and ensures you have enjoyable company to share your experiences with. All you need to do is show up and enjoy!
Before you travel, there will be an opportunity to get to know fellow Solo Breaks travellers on a Zoom call. We’ll also invite you to a group WhatsApp where we can discuss car share and transport arrangements.
Your host, Steve, will be on hand at all times to answer any questions you have.
Meet your host, Steve
Steve is a fun and lively people-pleaser. He enjoys getting to know all of his guests, and ensuring they get to do the activities that they enjoy.
Steve knows this area like the back of his hand, so his expertise will ensure you see the best this region has to offer in the time that you’re there.