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Keswick

Refresh • Relax • Enjoy

 
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Breakfast, lunch & dinner

You will find food for every taste in Keswick. Make sure to try some of the best take-aways, excellent pub food and truly fine dining. If you are looking for good food, Keswick will not dissapoint! 

   Fellpack    From Wednesday to Saturday we run  Fellpack Evenings,  building on our lunchtime menu and the talents of the kitchen team, to offer an intimate restaurant experience. We hope you find the atmosphere relaxed and the service warm and personal. We care deeply about the experience we give you.  It has been an immense challenge to create something from nothing to launch Fellpack, but we have loved the journey so far and hope you will too.   

Fellpack

From Wednesday to Saturday we run Fellpack Evenings, building on our lunchtime menu and the talents of the kitchen team, to offer an intimate restaurant experience. We hope you find the atmosphere relaxed and the service warm and personal. We care deeply about the experience we give you.

It has been an immense challenge to create something from nothing to launch Fellpack, but we have loved the journey so far and hope you will too.

 

   Kingfisher    Kingfisher offer fantastic fish and chips at a reasonable price. Or try their delicious homemade Cumberland sausage. The whole family will love the food here. 

Kingfisher

Kingfisher offer fantastic fish and chips at a reasonable price. Or try their delicious homemade Cumberland sausage. The whole family will love the food here. 

Cake & Salad

Fuel your day with a selection of healthy take away breakfasts and lunches using imaginative, fresh ingredients plus an ever-changing selection of delicious homemade cakes. Our friendly shop at 75 Main St is a water refill point and all of our take away containers are fully compostable. Visit us for a tasty breakfast, lunch or snack and you will also be helping to reduce single use plastic in Keswick.

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   Java Coffee Shop    Java is a DOG FRIENDLY coffee shop with a chocolate fountain to fulfill all your chocolate needs! Fresh scones, food and cakes all to die for!

Java Coffee Shop

Java is a DOG FRIENDLY coffee shop with a chocolate fountain to fulfill all your chocolate needs! Fresh scones, food and cakes all to die for!

   Square Orange    The “Squorange”,as it’s affectionally known by locals and visitors alike, is an unexpected gem found nestled in the heart of Keswick. With a full bar, speciality coffee menu, freshly made stone baked pizzas and live music evenings; the warm and welcoming atmosphere is one you will find hard to leave!

Square Orange

The “Squorange”,as it’s affectionally known by locals and visitors alike, is an unexpected gem found nestled in the heart of Keswick. With a full bar, speciality coffee menu, freshly made stone baked pizzas and live music evenings; the warm and welcoming atmosphere is one you will find hard to leave!

   The Wild Strawberry    The Wild Strawberry is a crêperie and coffee shop housed in one of the oldest buildings in Keswick. We serve savoury and sweet crêpes, homemade cakes and scones and homemade soup. We also sell locally-roasted coffee, fresh leaf tea, milk-shakes and smoothies. Our ice cream is made in Cumbria by The Handmade ice Cream company using milk form their own herd of Jersey cows. We have ample seating and a sunny outside courtyard. Find us on Main Street between the Town Hall and Needlesports and opposite Black’s.

The Wild Strawberry

The Wild Strawberry is a crêperie and coffee shop housed in one of the oldest buildings in Keswick. We serve savoury and sweet crêpes, homemade cakes and scones and homemade soup. We also sell locally-roasted coffee, fresh leaf tea, milk-shakes and smoothies. Our ice cream is made in Cumbria by The Handmade ice Cream company using milk form their own herd of Jersey cows. We have ample seating and a sunny outside courtyard. Find us on Main Street between the Town Hall and Needlesports and opposite Black’s.

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   Lingholm Estate    Open every day, the Lingholm Kitchen and Walled Garden has quickly become a popular Lakeland destination for Breakfast, Lunch and Afternoon Tea. Serving a range of locally sourced foods alongside artisan breads and cakes which are all made in the adjoining Lingholm Bakery. With real barista coffee from a local Cumbrian roasters, a wide range of eclectic teas and treats that are hard to resist, The Lingholm Kitchen will not disappoint.   Within the Kitchen there is also a sizeable gift shop selling a range of quality gifts, pottery, toys, cards and books, and a striking art wall with a unique range of prints and photographs for sale that have been specially commissioned by Lingholm. The café has a stunning 100 foot long glass wall looking down on the octagonal walled garden and up to Skiddaw.

Lingholm Estate

Open every day, the Lingholm Kitchen and Walled Garden has quickly become a popular Lakeland destination for Breakfast, Lunch and Afternoon Tea. Serving a range of locally sourced foods alongside artisan breads and cakes which are all made in the adjoining Lingholm Bakery. With real barista coffee from a local Cumbrian roasters, a wide range of eclectic teas and treats that are hard to resist, The Lingholm Kitchen will not disappoint. 

Within the Kitchen there is also a sizeable gift shop selling a range of quality gifts, pottery, toys, cards and books, and a striking art wall with a unique range of prints and photographs for sale that have been specially commissioned by Lingholm. The café has a stunning 100 foot long glass wall looking down on the octagonal walled garden and up to Skiddaw.

   Merienda     We provide a range of fare, from coffee, cakes and sandwiches to our eclectic evening menu, wine and beer. Our food is well travelled, our aim has been to have an interesting but simple menu using seasonal ingredients drawing influences from around the world. The food is not fussy or contrived, just delicious and wholesome and served in a lovely atmosphere.  We are serious about our coffee and use Monmouth beans which changes seasonally to provide our customers with their daily fix.

Merienda

We provide a range of fare, from coffee, cakes and sandwiches to our eclectic evening menu, wine and beer. Our food is well travelled, our aim has been to have an interesting but simple menu using seasonal ingredients drawing influences from around the world. The food is not fussy or contrived, just delicious and wholesome and served in a lovely atmosphere.

We are serious about our coffee and use Monmouth beans which changes seasonally to provide our customers with their daily fix.

   Cafe West, Keswick Museum    Situated within Keswick Museum, overlooking Fitz Park, it’s the ideal place to sit back and relax. Offering fresh, high quality food and drink seven days a week. It’s a great starting point for many local walks. The café overlooks a large children’s play park, grassy area and also tennis courts. We at the café pride ourselves on our homemade cakes and pastries with a great selection of sandwiches and homemade pizza’s. Don’t forget to check out our delicious specials too.

Cafe West, Keswick Museum

Situated within Keswick Museum, overlooking Fitz Park, it’s the ideal place to sit back and relax. Offering fresh, high quality food and drink seven days a week. It’s a great starting point for many local walks. The café overlooks a large children’s play park, grassy area and also tennis courts. We at the café pride ourselves on our homemade cakes and pastries with a great selection of sandwiches and homemade pizza’s. Don’t forget to check out our delicious specials too.

 
   Honey Pot Restaurant & Tea Rooms    You'll always find a welcome at the Honey Pot. From when we open for breakfast, right through to the afternoon and into the early evening, we make sure to offer our patrons an efficient service for a pleasant experience. Our plentiful menu caters for diners throughout the day with breakfast, morning coffee, light Snacks, lunch main meals, afternoon tea and evening meals. We use fresh local ingredients in all of our home cooked food. For children our Junior Choice Menu offers something every child will love. 

Honey Pot Restaurant & Tea Rooms

You'll always find a welcome at the Honey Pot. From when we open for breakfast, right through to the afternoon and into the early evening, we make sure to offer our patrons an efficient service for a pleasant experience. Our plentiful menu caters for diners throughout the day with breakfast, morning coffee, light Snacks, lunch main meals, afternoon tea and evening meals. We use fresh local ingredients in all of our home cooked food. For children our Junior Choice Menu offers something every child will love. 

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Outdoor Activities & Sport

Keswick and its surroundings offers a multitude of opportunities to enjoy the outside through walking, climbing and outdoor sports such as kayaking, rowing, lazy tubing,Ghyll Scrambling and much more. There is something for every age-group and ability.  

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   Keswick Climbing Wall    Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Adventure Centre provides a wide range of exciting outdoor adventure activities, indoor climbing and indoor archery for groups, and individuals of all ages and is situated next to the historic Castlerigg Stone Circle.  With  FREE ALL DAY PARKING, HUNGRY HEIFER CAFE , Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Activity Centre, has something for everyone. Indoor climbing/ Bouldering/ Indoor Archery/ Ghyll Scrambling/ Kayaking/ Canoeing/ Rock Climbing/ High Ropes/ Rookery Woods Adventure Play/ Zip-line/ Field Archery and more… What will your next adventure be…?

Keswick Climbing Wall

Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Adventure Centre provides a wide range of exciting outdoor adventure activities, indoor climbing and indoor archery for groups, and individuals of all ages and is situated next to the historic Castlerigg Stone Circle.

With FREE ALL DAY PARKING, HUNGRY HEIFER CAFE, Keswick Climbing Wall and Outdoor Activity Centre, has something for everyone. Indoor climbing/ Bouldering/ Indoor Archery/ Ghyll Scrambling/ Kayaking/ Canoeing/ Rock Climbing/ High Ropes/ Rookery Woods Adventure Play/ Zip-line/ Field Archery and more… What will your next adventure be…?

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   Kong Adventure    Kong Adventure Keswick is the Centre that has something for everyone. No matter what age, there will be something to do at Kong Adventure! An indoor climbing wall, cave system, hard play area, escape room and café make up but some of our indoor facilities. But it isn’t all indoor! Oh no! We run Outdoor Climbing Sessions, Ghyll Scrambling, Via Ferrata, Climb 'n' Mine and partner with a fantastic provider of watersports activities! Be it blazing sunshine, pouring rain or everything in between the activity you’ve been looking for is here for you at Kong. Open seven days a week.

Kong Adventure

Kong Adventure Keswick is the Centre that has something for everyone. No matter what age, there will be something to do at Kong Adventure! An indoor climbing wall, cave system, hard play area, escape room and café make up but some of our indoor facilities. But it isn’t all indoor! Oh no! We run Outdoor Climbing Sessions, Ghyll Scrambling, Via Ferrata, Climb 'n' Mine and partner with a fantastic provider of watersports activities! Be it blazing sunshine, pouring rain or everything in between the activity you’ve been looking for is here for you at Kong. Open seven days a week.

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   The Calvert Trust    Situated four miles from Keswick, the Lake District Calvert Trust is an outdoor activities centre for people with disabilities. Although we only offer activities to residents, we do have a hydrotherapy pool and sensory room that is open to the public every day of the week. We also have a stables on the outside of Keswick where (dependent on availability) visitors to the area can book riding sessions. More details on the pool and the stables can be found at  www.calvertlakes.org.uk/what-we-do/

The Calvert Trust

Situated four miles from Keswick, the Lake District Calvert Trust is an outdoor activities centre for people with disabilities. Although we only offer activities to residents, we do have a hydrotherapy pool and sensory room that is open to the public every day of the week. We also have a stables on the outside of Keswick where (dependent on availability) visitors to the area can book riding sessions. More details on the pool and the stables can be found at www.calvertlakes.org.uk/what-we-do/

   Keswick Launch    Keswick Launch sails in the third largest Lake in Cumbria, Derwent Water. The Lake is unusual because it has four islands dotted along its length.  Use the launch to explore the lake and surroundings stopping at one of our jetties, leading to excellent walks or stopping to visit a tea room. The cruise is 50 minutes but you can hop on and off the launch back to your point of departure. We also offer rowing and motor boats to hire for you to explore at your own pace.

Keswick Launch

Keswick Launch sails in the third largest Lake in Cumbria, Derwent Water. The Lake is unusual because it has four islands dotted along its length.  Use the launch to explore the lake and surroundings stopping at one of our jetties, leading to excellent walks or stopping to visit a tea room. The cruise is 50 minutes but you can hop on and off the launch back to your point of departure. We also offer rowing and motor boats to hire for you to explore at your own pace.

 
   Platty+    Platty+ is a small friendly family run water sports centre. The centre, equipped with changing and toilet facilities, is based on the shores of Derwentwater. We offer a high standard of hire and tuition which includes powered safety boat cover. We are experienced in dealing with individuals and groups, children and adults (including those with special needs), families with young children, corporate groups and school parties. Book for a session or to hire if you are already experienced. Choose from:  Canoeing, Paddleboarding, Dragon Boating, Sailing, Kayaking,Viking Longship, Raft-building, Voyageur or Power Boat.

Platty+

Platty+ is a small friendly family run water sports centre. The centre, equipped with changing and toilet facilities, is based on the shores of Derwentwater. We offer a high standard of hire and tuition which includes powered safety boat cover. We are experienced in dealing with individuals and groups, children and adults (including those with special needs), families with young children, corporate groups and school parties. Book for a session or to hire if you are already experienced. Choose from:

Canoeing, Paddleboarding, Dragon Boating, Sailing, Kayaking,Viking Longship, Raft-building, Voyageur or Power Boat.

   Keswick Extreme    Keswick Extreme. Trusted and long established supplier of outdoor adventure activities. Join us for exhilarating activities both on and off the water, slide down waterfalls and jump on into plunge pools whilst Ghyll Scrambling, add waterfall abseils and larger jumps in Ghyll Extreme or why not explore the river Derwent on a Lazy Tubing adventure?  Off the water we can take you Rock Climbing and Abseiling in the Borrowdale valley, or go greater heights climbing the exposed cliffs of Fleetwith Pike using wires and ladders on the Via Ferrata Xtreme. Or stay out of the weather entirely in the underground Climb the Mine experience in the massive Honister Slate Mine.Other activities available, all safety equipment including full wetsuits provided. Lots of photos  @keswickextreme.

Keswick Extreme

Keswick Extreme. Trusted and long established supplier of outdoor adventure activities. Join us for exhilarating activities both on and off the water, slide down waterfalls and jump on into plunge pools whilst Ghyll Scrambling, add waterfall abseils and larger jumps in Ghyll Extreme or why not explore the river Derwent on a Lazy Tubing adventure?

Off the water we can take you Rock Climbing and Abseiling in the Borrowdale valley, or go greater heights climbing the exposed cliffs of Fleetwith Pike using wires and ladders on the Via Ferrata Xtreme. Or stay out of the weather entirely in the underground Climb the Mine experience in the massive Honister Slate Mine.Other activities available, all safety equipment including full wetsuits provided. Lots of photos @keswickextreme.

   Whinlatter Forest    Whinlatter, England's only true Mountain Forest, is home to stunning views, fantastic walks, exhilarating mountain biking, rare wildlife and adventure play.

Whinlatter Forest

Whinlatter, England's only true Mountain Forest, is home to stunning views, fantastic walks, exhilarating mountain biking, rare wildlife and adventure play.

 

Shopping 

Find some of the finest shopping in Keswick. From souvenirs, social enterprises, jewellery and mountain gear to beautiful clothes and shoes, this small market town will surprise you with some true treasures which you are unlikely to find elsewhere.   

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   Alexandra's of Keswick    Alexandra’s offers quality clothing and accessories and specialises in ethically sourced and produced clothing and accessories. The team at Alexandra’s provide excellent and friendly customer service. You are bound to find that extra special outfit or accessory to take home! They are official stockists of: Seasalt; Robell; Thought clothing; Mistral; Adini; Capri and Nomads. Their shop is located just off Market Square in Packhorse Court – just under the alleyway by Friars Chocolate Shop.

Alexandra's of Keswick

Alexandra’s offers quality clothing and accessories and specialises in ethically sourced and produced clothing and accessories.
The team at Alexandra’s provide excellent and friendly customer service. You are bound to find that extra special outfit or accessory to take home!
They are official stockists of: Seasalt; Robell; Thought clothing; Mistral; Adini; Capri and Nomads.
Their shop is located just off Market Square in Packhorse Court – just under the alleyway by Friars Chocolate Shop.

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   Evergreens Florist    Welcome to Evergreens Florist in Packhorse Court.  We run our florist shop with flair and passion to offer you a service that you will appreciate and remember.  Whether you are looking for a simple floral gift or an impressive arrangement, we will work with you to produce your dreams.  You are welcome to call into our shop at any time to enjoy our selection of flowers.  Orders can also be taken over the phone or our website.  Checkout our original Lake District Range which can be collected or delivered throughout the country as required.   

Evergreens Florist

Welcome to Evergreens Florist in Packhorse Court.  We run our florist shop with flair and passion to offer you a service that you will appreciate and remember.  Whether you are looking for a simple floral gift or an impressive arrangement, we will work with you to produce your dreams.

You are welcome to call into our shop at any time to enjoy our selection of flowers.

Orders can also be taken over the phone or our website.  Checkout our original Lake District Range which can be collected or delivered throughout the country as required.

 

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   Sweet Treats    Sweet Treats is a traditional sweet shop, an Aladdin's cave of sweet memories based in Packhorse Court, Keswick. Adults can re-discover sweets and treats from their childhood; children will encounter goodies that they may not have seen before! We have now brought this offer to the internet with over 250 Jars of sweets including; pick 'n' mix, lake District souvenirs & gifts, ice cream, slush & cold drinks, retro sweets, bespoke gifts and wedding favours, sweet cart for hire - children's parties, weddings, corporate events etc.   

Sweet Treats

Sweet Treats is a traditional sweet shop, an Aladdin's cave of sweet memories based in Packhorse Court, Keswick. Adults can re-discover sweets and treats from their childhood; children will encounter goodies that they may not have seen before! We have now brought this offer to the internet with over 250 Jars of sweets including; pick 'n' mix, lake District souvenirs & gifts, ice cream, slush & cold drinks, retro sweets, bespoke gifts and wedding favours, sweet cart for hire - children's parties, weddings, corporate events etc.

 

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   Mountain Warehouse    Mountain Warehouse is the largest outdoor retailer in the UK with over 290 stores worldwide. The brand was first established in 1997 and now serves over 4 million outdoor-loving customers a year.    The brand caters for a wide range of outdoor activities, including walking, running, cycling, camping and skiing, offering an extensive choice of equipment and clothing for the whole family. Mountain Warehouse is focused on offering their growing customer base the best gear and the best service at the best prices.

Mountain Warehouse

Mountain Warehouse is the largest outdoor retailer in the UK with over 290 stores worldwide. The brand was first established in 1997 and now serves over 4 million outdoor-loving customers a year. 

 The brand caters for a wide range of outdoor activities, including walking, running, cycling, camping and skiing, offering an extensive choice of equipment and clothing for the whole family. Mountain Warehouse is focused on offering their growing customer base the best gear and the best service at the best prices.

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   Whinlatter Bikes     Convention Special- BIKE RENTAL HAPPY HOUR 3pm-5pm £7.00 per hour!   We have a fine selection of bikes to suit all ages and abilities. The shop also features a full line of technical and street clothing. We carry accessories from all the major suppliers. From fashion to function we truly are a one stop shop. Our Staff have extensive knowledge and many years of international experience. We also ride the same local roads and trails you ride.  The shop has a Full service and repair facility with in store Cytec certified mechanics. We do complete bike builds and custom wheel builds. Whinlatter bikes are leading the way with tubeless tyre technology.

Whinlatter Bikes

Convention Special- BIKE RENTAL HAPPY HOUR 3pm-5pm £7.00 per hour!

We have a fine selection of bikes to suit all ages and abilities. The shop also features a full line of technical and street clothing. We carry accessories from all the major suppliers. From fashion to function we truly are a one stop shop. Our Staff have extensive knowledge and many years of international experience. We also ride the same local roads and trails you ride.

The shop has a Full service and repair facility with in store Cytec certified mechanics. We do complete bike builds and custom wheel builds. Whinlatter bikes are leading the way with tubeless tyre technology.

  Needles and Pins   A delightful little shop, packed floor to ceiling with every different colour of wool, a knitting and tapestry heaven.                      

Needles and Pins

A delightful little shop, packed floor to ceiling with every different colour of wool, a knitting and tapestry heaven. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
   The Lake District Florist and Cakery    We provide bespoke wedding and event flowers, tasteful funeral flowers and beautifully hand tied gift bouquets in the Lake District. Maker of delicious wedding and celebration cakes decorated to your requirements.  Special dietary requirements catered for.   

The Lake District Florist and Cakery

We provide bespoke wedding and event flowers, tasteful funeral flowers and beautifully hand tied gift bouquets in the Lake District. Maker of delicious wedding and celebration cakes decorated to your requirements.

Special dietary requirements catered for.

 

   Special Expressions    Beautiful jewellery to fit any taste.   Deb and Roy who run Special Expressions love making people feel welcome and enjoy helping them find that extra special gift to make their visit and purchase a truly memorable one.   A good proportion of the jewellery is handcrafted by designers from the USA.         

Special Expressions

Beautiful jewellery to fit any taste. 

Deb and Roy who run Special Expressions love making people feel welcome and enjoy helping them find that extra special gift to make their visit and purchase a truly memorable one. 

A good proportion of the jewellery is handcrafted by designers from the USA.

 

 

 

   The Toy Chest    The Toy Chest is filled to bursting with a fine selection of traditional and wooden toys, teddy bears and gifts. Our large selection of wooden toys are a particular favourite with grandparents! Charlie Bear and Steiff Bear collectors come from all over the country to see us! We also carry a wide choice of baby toys, Peter Rabbit and Paddington Bear toys as well as Wrendale and Alex Clark artist postcards.

The Toy Chest

The Toy Chest is filled to bursting with a fine selection of traditional and wooden toys, teddy bears and gifts. Our large selection of wooden toys are a particular favourite with grandparents! Charlie Bear and Steiff Bear collectors come from all over the country to see us! We also carry a wide choice of baby toys, Peter Rabbit and Paddington Bear toys as well as Wrendale and Alex Clark artist postcards.

 
   The Soap Co.    The Soap Co. was formed in Keswick, in the Lake District, to create job opportunities for local disabled and disadvantaged people.  Jason and his team create high quality soap products in the workshop above our Keswick shop, taking care every step of the way. More than 70% of employees at The Soap Co Keswick have disabilities. Working at The Soap Co boosts confidence, skills and independence, enabling people to progress their career with us or take steps into mainstream employment.

The Soap Co.

The Soap Co. was formed in Keswick, in the Lake District, to create job opportunities for local disabled and disadvantaged people.

Jason and his team create high quality soap products in the workshop above our Keswick shop, taking care every step of the way. More than 70% of employees at The Soap Co Keswick have disabilities. Working at The Soap Co boosts confidence, skills and independence, enabling people to progress their career with us or take steps into mainstream employment.

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   Present Moment    At Present Moment we sell a variety of gifts for wedding, christening and anniversary’s. We do a small selection of new baby clothes and as a new edition this year we are selling phone chargers and plugs. 

Present Moment

At Present Moment we sell a variety of gifts for wedding, christening and anniversary’s. We do a small selection of new baby clothes and as a new edition this year we are selling phone chargers and plugs. 

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   Silver Thread    We have two independent boutiques located in Keswick. Number 41 In central Keswick within the Pedestrianised Market Square, where we offer a stunning collection of timeless clothing all sourced from Denmark where quality is paramount, and is predominantly only found in independent boutiques like ours. We have beautiful silver jewellery to complete your look. Dew is high quality silver that's young, fresh and quirky. Our Israeli Silver is all hand made, each piece as unique as you are, much of which is inlaid with semi precious stones.  Walk further down town heading west and you will see our second boutique no. 76. Where we offer fashionable upto the minute clothing. From some of the best known fashion brands on the high street. Our customers are our business so we always do our best to make your shopping experience with us a pleasant experience.

Silver Thread

We have two independent boutiques located in Keswick. Number 41 In central Keswick within the Pedestrianised Market Square, where we offer a stunning collection of timeless clothing all sourced from Denmark where quality is paramount, and is predominantly only found in independent boutiques like ours. We have beautiful silver jewellery to complete your look. Dew is high quality silver that's young, fresh and quirky. Our Israeli Silver is all hand made, each piece as unique as you are, much of which is inlaid with semi precious stones.

Walk further down town heading west and you will see our second boutique no. 76. Where we offer fashionable upto the minute clothing. From some of the best known fashion brands on the high street. Our customers are our business so we always do our best to make your shopping experience with us a pleasant experience.

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   The Edinburgh Woollen Mill    The Edinburgh Woollen Mill is one of the UK's largest Clothing Retailers. With nearly 400 stores, throughout the UK and Ireland, offering customers our latest collections and brands.  Our vision is to offer our customer quality products and brands, at an affordable price, in a comfortable environment and via staff offering knowledgeable personal service.   Sale now on, with upto 50% off clothing, accessories and more.

The Edinburgh Woollen Mill

The Edinburgh Woollen Mill is one of the UK's largest Clothing Retailers. With nearly 400 stores, throughout the UK and Ireland, offering customers our latest collections and brands.

Our vision is to offer our customer quality products and brands, at an affordable price, in a comfortable environment and via staff offering knowledgeable personal service. 

Sale now on, with upto 50% off clothing, accessories and more.

   The Cheese Deli    At The Cheese Deli, we believe that Cumbria has so many fantastic cheeses to choose from. We also have a large selection of international cheeses too. We are famous for our home baked cheese scones and other delicious products. Why not let us create a  bespoke hamper for you to enjoy during your stay , or take a slice of Cumbria home with you. With an impressive selection of local crackers, chutneys, pickles and gifts, you’ll be spoiled for choice!    

The Cheese Deli

At The Cheese Deli, we believe that Cumbria has so many fantastic cheeses to choose from. We also have a large selection of international cheeses too. We are famous for our home baked cheese scones and other delicious products. Why not let us create a bespoke hamper for you to enjoy during your stay, or take a slice of Cumbria home with you. With an impressive selection of local crackers, chutneys, pickles and gifts, you’ll be spoiled for choice! 

 

   The Card Collection    The Card Collection is an independent, specialist card shop, located just off the Market Square, in Packhorse Court.  Our extensive range of greetings cards, stationery, Lake District view cards and postcards is complemented by gifts, gift wrap, balloons and partyware, and (we hope) by our personal and friendly service. We stock the popular  Me-to-you  bears, articles from the  Gorjuss  gift range (purses, notebooks, etc) and gifts for baby, wedding, anniversary and birthday. And if you don’t find what you are looking for, just let us know; we order stock regularly, and may be able to help.   We also offer a complete helium balloon service: come and talk to us, or see our website for ideas.

The Card Collection

The Card Collection is an independent, specialist card shop, located just off the Market Square, in Packhorse Court.

Our extensive range of greetings cards, stationery, Lake District view cards and postcards is complemented by gifts, gift wrap, balloons and partyware, and (we hope) by our personal and friendly service. We stock the popular Me-to-you bears, articles from the Gorjuss gift range (purses, notebooks, etc) and gifts for baby, wedding, anniversary and birthday. And if you don’t find what you are looking for, just let us know; we order stock regularly, and may be able to help. 

We also offer a complete helium balloon service: come and talk to us, or see our website for ideas.

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   Fulton's Lakes Jewellery Works    At Fultons you can experience first hand the detail of  fine jewellery being created by master craftsmen. See behind the scenes, enjoy watching the journey of our jewellery from start to  finish, via live video links and viewing galleries. Watch as our in house team lovingly produce original and unique pieces. Access the intricate processes behind the displays that make us much more than a jewellery shop or cafe.   We are a fully immersive, educational and interactive attraction for everyone to enjoy from families to groups of friends. The “how it’s made” experience is completely free and open to all.

Fulton's Lakes Jewellery Works

At Fultons you can experience first hand the detail of  fine jewellery being created by master craftsmen. See behind the scenes, enjoy watching the journey of our jewellery from start to  finish, via live video links and viewing galleries. Watch as our in house team lovingly produce original and unique pieces. Access the intricate processes behind the displays that make us much more than a jewellery shop or cafe. 

We are a fully immersive, educational and interactive attraction for everyone to enjoy from families to groups of friends. The “how it’s made” experience is completely free and open to all.

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   The Necessary Angel    The Necessary Angel hosts a selection of stunning jewellery made by the leading designer jewellers in Britain.  Also, exclusive ranges, handmade in our workshop. We aim to host a range of designs made in a variety of materials to suit all contemporary tastes and budgets.  Our designer, Deborah Cowin, a master goldsmith and diamond grader, specialises in one-off original pieces and personal commissions of jewellery in platinum and 18ct gold.  So if you're looking for something new and different why not visit The Necessary Angel where you will be greeted by our friendly and knowledgable team.

The Necessary Angel

The Necessary Angel hosts a selection of stunning jewellery made by the leading designer jewellers in Britain.  Also, exclusive ranges, handmade in our workshop. We aim to host a range of designs made in a variety of materials to suit all contemporary tastes and budgets.

Our designer, Deborah Cowin, a master goldsmith and diamond grader, specialises in one-off original pieces and personal commissions of jewellery in platinum and 18ct gold.

So if you're looking for something new and different why not visit The Necessary Angel where you will be greeted by our friendly and knowledgable team.

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  VINTAGE @ MAYSONS   Crammed with quality vintage goods - porcelain, glass, brass, linen, textiles, pictures, vinyl, annuals, toys, cycling shirts etc.  Plus iconic names like Clarice Cliff, Babycham, Subbuteo and other original retro items, including a special Keswick section with Beatrix Potter.  Open seven days a week @ 33 Lake Road (just past George Fisher) - 017687 71186  Special Keswick Convention offer - 20% off all items. Just say you're attending the convention.   

VINTAGE @ MAYSONS

Crammed with quality vintage goods - porcelain, glass, brass, linen, textiles, pictures, vinyl, annuals, toys, cycling shirts etc.

Plus iconic names like Clarice Cliff, Babycham, Subbuteo and other original retro items, including a special Keswick section with Beatrix Potter.

Open seven days a week @ 33 Lake Road (just past George Fisher) - 017687 71186

Special Keswick Convention offer - 20% off all items. Just say you're attending the convention.

 

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Rest & Relax

Come away from every-day life and enjoy a time of relaxation. Up here, in Keswick and its surroundings, you can enjoy the beauty of the landscape, take a dip in one of the lakes (admittedly, you might need a wet-suit to keep you warm...), relax in one of the many cafes - a multitude of which are dog-friendly - or take time-out in one of the gorgeous spas in the area. 

   Star Beauty    We pride ourselves on keeping up to date with the latest beauty trends and treatments available. Together Sharon, Magdalena, Sophie and Katie have over 25 years of experience within the beauty sector. We all share a passion and enthusiasm for all things beauty and we strive to make sure all of our customers leave the salon feeling pampered and looking fabulous!   

Star Beauty

We pride ourselves on keeping up to date with the latest beauty trends and treatments available. Together Sharon, Magdalena, Sophie and Katie have over 25 years of experience within the beauty sector. We all share a passion and enthusiasm for all things beauty and we strive to make sure all of our customers leave the salon feeling pampered and looking fabulous!

 

   Oxley's Health Spa    Escape from it all and experience the relaxing and rejuvenating effects of time spent at Oxley's. Whenever you choose to visit our   Oxley's at Underscar  day spa near Keswick, our friendly, professional spa team is ready to welcome you. Our first class service includes a wide range of spa treatments, from indulgent massages and detoxifying body wraps, to nourishing facials and a variety of holistic therapies, and we use only the finest, pure and natural spa products including Decléor, Neom Organics and Jessica Natural Nail Care.  Our popular Spa Days combine different treatments to indulge the senses and soothe the body and they also include a delicious lunch and use of the superb leisure facilities - leaving you refreshed, revived and feeling fabulous all over!

Oxley's Health Spa

Escape from it all and experience the relaxing and rejuvenating effects of time spent at Oxley's. Whenever you choose to visit our  Oxley's at Underscar day spa near Keswick, our friendly, professional spa team is ready to welcome you. Our first class service includes a wide range of spa treatments, from indulgent massages and detoxifying body wraps, to nourishing facials and a variety of holistic therapies, and we use only the finest, pure and natural spa products including Decléor, Neom Organics and Jessica Natural Nail Care.

Our popular Spa Days combine different treatments to indulge the senses and soothe the body and they also include a delicious lunch and use of the superb leisure facilities - leaving you refreshed, revived and feeling fabulous all over!

   Mirehouse and Gardens    Mirehouse is a welcoming family run house and gardens with unique literary connections. Set beside Bassenthwaite Lake, in stunning landscape underneath Skiddaw Fell. Mirehouse extends a warm, relaxed welcome to all. Children can explore the adventure playgrounds though the forest while adults enjoy a relaxing walk through tranquil Bee Gardens and the lakeside.  Enjoy the piano music that flows through the house when open, the light beautifully appointed rooms and Cumbrian specialities at The Old Sawmill Tearoom.           

Mirehouse and Gardens

Mirehouse is a welcoming family run house and gardens with unique literary connections. Set beside Bassenthwaite Lake, in stunning landscape underneath Skiddaw Fell. Mirehouse extends a warm, relaxed welcome to all. Children can explore the adventure playgrounds though the forest while adults enjoy a relaxing walk through tranquil Bee Gardens and the lakeside.  Enjoy the piano music that flows through the house when open, the light beautifully appointed rooms and Cumbrian specialities at The Old Sawmill Tearoom.  

 

 

 
   Hailo Beauty    Hailo Beauty offers various beauty & tanning facilities to help make you feel & look your best. Beauty Therapist Hailey McRitchie is the Salon owner. In addition, a team of highly qualified & professional therapists pride themselves by going above & beyond for each & everyone of their clients.   Our main aim is to make your salon experience as unique & memorable as you are. Years of experience within the beauty industry helps us achieve this aim.

Hailo Beauty

Hailo Beauty offers various beauty & tanning facilities to help make you feel & look your best. Beauty Therapist Hailey McRitchie is the Salon owner. In addition, a team of highly qualified & professional therapists pride themselves by going above & beyond for each & everyone of their clients. 

Our main aim is to make your salon experience as unique & memorable as you are. Years of experience within the beauty industry helps us achieve this aim.

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   Jacob Tonkin Massage Therapies    Friendly local business based in the centre of Keswick, offering a variety of sports and remedial massage treatments, tailored to meet your specific needs.  To find out more about how we can hello or to book a treatment call 07711097887 or visit  www.tonkinmassagetherapies.co.uk  or come and visit us at 2 Police Court Yard, Keswick, CA12 5DP.

Jacob Tonkin Massage Therapies

Friendly local business based in the centre of Keswick, offering a variety of sports and remedial massage treatments, tailored to meet your specific needs.  To find out more about how we can hello or to book a treatment call 07711097887 or visit www.tonkinmassagetherapies.co.uk or come and visit us at 2 Police Court Yard, Keswick, CA12 5DP.

   Ryan Sibley Sports Massage Therapy    Whether it's a problem due to lack of mobility, sports preparation/injury or bad circulation Deep Tissue & Sports massage can help get you back to a healthier fitter you. Our professional approach to rehabilitation and injury management ensures you are in good hands. 

Ryan Sibley Sports Massage Therapy

Whether it's a problem due to lack of mobility, sports preparation/injury or bad circulation Deep Tissue & Sports massage can help get you back to a healthier fitter you. Our professional approach to rehabilitation and injury management ensures you are in good hands. 

 

The Arts

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Museums, galleries and theatre - you might be surprised at the manifold offering such a small town as Keswick has! It is worth exploring with the whole family. Rich in its artistic heritage, this region has not only produced its own noteworthy artists and continues to do so, but has attracted the likes of Turner, Constable, Coleridge and Ruskin and continues to fuel many a creative mind. 

 

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   Keswick Museum    Keswick Museum is located in the beautiful Arts and Craft building on Fitz Park.  It houses a wonderful collection telling the story of Keswick and the surrounding area within its main gallery.  Discover the story of a pioneering mountaineer and his links to the Cumbrian landscape in our new temporary exhibition ‘Man and Mountain; Chris Bonington’.  Sample the delights of Café West located within the Museum, with seating in Fitz Park.  Keswick Museum is open 10-4pm every day except Christmas. Admission £4.50 Adults, £3 Students/ Children. For more information see  www.keswickmuseum.org.uk  or follow us on social media @KeswickMuseum 

Keswick Museum

Keswick Museum is located in the beautiful Arts and Craft building on Fitz Park.  It houses a wonderful collection telling the story of Keswick and the surrounding area within its main gallery.  Discover the story of a pioneering mountaineer and his links to the Cumbrian landscape in our new temporary exhibition ‘Man and Mountain; Chris Bonington’.  Sample the delights of Café West located within the Museum, with seating in Fitz Park.

Keswick Museum is open 10-4pm every day except Christmas. Admission £4.50 Adults, £3 Students/ Children. For more information see www.keswickmuseum.org.uk or follow us on social media @KeswickMuseum 

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   Northern Lights Gallery    The Northern Lights Gallery, 22 St Johns Street, is a very friendly gallery arranged over two floors representing over 80 local and British artists, exhibiting paintings, jewellery, ceramics, glassware and more besides with prices starting around £10 plus a weekly “ Religion and Art Trail " within the gallery, there should something for all tastes and ages.   

Northern Lights Gallery

The Northern Lights Gallery, 22 St Johns Street, is a very friendly gallery arranged over two floors representing over 80 local and British artists, exhibiting paintings, jewellery, ceramics, glassware and more besides with prices starting around £10 plus a weekly “Religion and Art Trail" within the gallery, there should something for all tastes and ages.

 

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   Theatre by the Lake    Theatre by the Lake has one of the most breathtaking settings of any theatre in the UK; perched on the shores of Derwentwater, a visit to a show is always accompanied by some unforgettable views.  Described by The Telegraph as combining ‘a spot as idyllic as anywhere on Earth, with first class theatrical entertainment’ the theatre puts on six shows over the summer across its two stages. The shows in the 2018 season are:  Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect Nonsense ,  Single Spies  by Alan Bennett,  Sense and Sensibility  and  The Other Place  in the Main House, and world premiere production  Rails  and  Bold Girls  in the Studio.  Voted the North West’s Most Welcoming Theatre for the last 4 years!

Theatre by the Lake

Theatre by the Lake has one of the most breathtaking settings of any theatre in the UK; perched on the shores of Derwentwater, a visit to a show is always accompanied by some unforgettable views.

Described by The Telegraph as combining ‘a spot as idyllic as anywhere on Earth, with first class theatrical entertainment’ the theatre puts on six shows over the summer across its two stages. The shows in the 2018 season are: Jeeves & Wooster in Perfect NonsenseSingle Spies by Alan Bennett, Sense and Sensibility and The Other Place in the Main House, and world premiere production Rails and Bold Girls in the Studio.

Voted the North West’s Most Welcoming Theatre for the last 4 years!

 
   Threlkeld Quarry & Mining Museum    A hidden gem just 3 miles from Keswick off the B5322 near Threlkeld. Come and discover the history of mining in The Lake District and ride on the railway up around the quarry. Our steam engine, Sir Tom, pulls the train in school holidays. Enjoy a guided tour of our replica lead mine to see what the life of a miner was like. (minimum age 5) Pan for minerals in the stream or explore the largest collection of vintage excavators in Europe including the ‘Hooley’, the oldest known working steam shovel in the world. Bring a picnic and enjoy the views!

Threlkeld Quarry & Mining Museum

A hidden gem just 3 miles from Keswick off the B5322 near Threlkeld. Come and discover the history of mining in The Lake District and ride on the railway up around the quarry. Our steam engine, Sir Tom, pulls the train in school holidays. Enjoy a guided tour of our replica lead mine to see what the life of a miner was like. (minimum age 5) Pan for minerals in the stream or explore the largest collection of vintage excavators in Europe including the ‘Hooley’, the oldest known working steam shovel in the world. Bring a picnic and enjoy the views!

   Alhambra Cinema    A little gem of cinema heritage in the heart of the Lakes. Enjoy comfortable seats, surround sound and the latest film releases, as well as live-streamed theatre, ballet and music in this family-owned, century-old picture house.  Recently licenced, you can now enjoy wine, Keswick beer, G&T or prosecco with your film!   Prices £5.50-£7.50, £10-£15 for special events  Free tea & coffee, shop-priced snacks and drinks

Alhambra Cinema

A little gem of cinema heritage in the heart of the Lakes. Enjoy comfortable seats, surround sound and the latest film releases, as well as live-streamed theatre, ballet and music in this family-owned, century-old picture house.

Recently licenced, you can now enjoy wine, Keswick beer, G&T or prosecco with your film! 

Prices £5.50-£7.50, £10-£15 for special events

Free tea & coffee, shop-priced snacks and drinks

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   D    erwent Pencil Museum    Located in Keswick, the home of the first pencil, visitors enter this museum through a replica graphite mine which would have served as the source of the pencil industry over three centuries ago. A journey of graphite and pencil discovery from its humble beginnings as a cottage industry to modern day production.  Discover our secret WW2 pencils with hidden maps; one of the largest colour pencils in the world measuring almost 8 metres; The Queen's diamond Jubilee pencil; miniature pencil sculptures; and much much more!  We also have a Derwent fine art retail shop, run art workshops and there is a coffee shop with free wi-fi. A great day-out for the family and we look forward to welcoming you.

Derwent Pencil Museum

Located in Keswick, the home of the first pencil, visitors enter this museum through a replica graphite mine which would have served as the source of the pencil industry over three centuries ago. A journey of graphite and pencil discovery from its humble beginnings as a cottage industry to modern day production.

Discover our secret WW2 pencils with hidden maps; one of the largest colour pencils in the world measuring almost 8 metres; The Queen's diamond Jubilee pencil; miniature pencil sculptures; and much much more!

We also have a Derwent fine art retail shop, run art workshops and there is a coffee shop with free wi-fi. A great day-out for the family and we look forward to welcoming you.

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Other Services

Printers, computer services, laundrettes, chiropodists and more. Keswick an abundance of services to support your stay in this beautifuyl town!  

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  Footworks    Full range of podiatry/chiropody treatments including routine care, nail surgery, biomechanical assessment & orthotics at peaceful riverside surgery. Monday-Thursday 0900-1700; other times by arrangement. Registered podiatrist with 23 years experience in Accredited practice.  7 Low Mill, Greta Side, Keswick CA12 5LL    

Footworks

Full range of podiatry/chiropody treatments including routine care, nail surgery, biomechanical assessment & orthotics at peaceful riverside surgery. Monday-Thursday 0900-1700; other times by arrangement. Registered podiatrist with 23 years experience in Accredited practice.

7 Low Mill, Greta Side, Keswick CA12 5LL

 

   U-compute    U-Compute is located in new premises on Bank Street and has proudly served Cumbria with professionalism and pride for 27 years since 1991. We provide computer products, technical support, networking and Kodak digital printing. U-Compute can supply an extensive range of products from desktops and laptops to printers and ink cartridges for all users. We pride ourselves on our service and are sure our helpful staff will be able to assist you accordingly. It will be our pleasure.

U-compute

U-Compute is located in new premises on Bank Street and has proudly served Cumbria with professionalism and pride for 27 years since 1991. We provide computer products, technical support, networking and Kodak digital printing. U-Compute can supply an extensive range of products from desktops and laptops to printers and ink cartridges for all users. We pride ourselves on our service and are sure our helpful staff will be able to assist you accordingly. It will be our pleasure.

   Keswick Tourism Association         Keswick Tourism association is helping with the friends of Keswick loyalty scheme. This works in the same way as a coffee shop loyalty card. Visitors sign up for a Friends of Keswick loyalty card and get this stamped when they make a purchase at a participating business. Fill in your card by collecting stamps from different businesses in Keswick signed up to the Friends of Keswick initiative. When the card is full, you can claim a free Friends of Keswick badge from the KTA or Keswick Ministries offices. Look for the friends of Keswick logo. There will also be a prize draw for all the completed cards.  KTA (Keswick Tourism Association), 50 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5JS Phone: 017687 75738

Keswick Tourism Association 

Keswick Tourism association is helping with the friends of Keswick loyalty scheme. This works in the same way as a coffee shop loyalty card. Visitors sign up for a Friends of Keswick loyalty card and get this stamped when they make a purchase at a participating business. Fill in your card by collecting stamps from different businesses in Keswick signed up to the Friends of Keswick initiative. When the card is full, you can claim a free Friends of Keswick badge from the KTA or Keswick Ministries offices. Look for the friends of Keswick logo. There will also be a prize draw for all the completed cards.

KTA (Keswick Tourism Association), 50 Main Street, Keswick CA12 5JS Phone: 017687 75738

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   Keswick Tourist Information Centre    The Keswick Tourist Information Centre provides information on what to see and do, entertainments and events, places of interest, travel and transport, and where to stay. It also has information on local accommodation.  The TIC is also a Friend of Keswick and supports the Lake District Pound.

Keswick Tourist Information Centre

The Keswick Tourist Information Centre provides information on what to see and do, entertainments and events, places of interest, travel and transport, and where to stay. It also has information on local accommodation.

The TIC is also a Friend of Keswick and supports the Lake District Pound.

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Places to stay

There are plenty of places to stay: Hotels, B&Bs, campsites, youth hostels, cottages - something for everyone. Check out the Keswick Tourism Association's website and others to find your ideal accommodation. Here some examples of places you can enjoy! 

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   Lake District Hotels     7 family owned and run Lake District hotels in picturesque lakeside and town centre locations.   Our Lake District Hotels are a distinctive collection of seven award winning hotels in the Lake District owned and run by the Graves family and situated in the most beautiful parts of the Lake District. From 4 star luxury Lake District hotels on the shores of Lake Ullswater and Derwentwater Lake, to traditional coaching inns and hotels in Keswick and a hotel in Penrith - our Lake District hotels are recognised for the warmth of our welcome, unrivalled personal attention and excellent service. 

Lake District Hotels

7 family owned and run Lake District hotels in picturesque lakeside and town centre locations.

Our Lake District Hotels are a distinctive collection of seven award winning hotels in the Lake District owned and run by the Graves family and situated in the most beautiful parts of the Lake District. From 4 star luxury Lake District hotels on the shores of Lake Ullswater and Derwentwater Lake, to traditional coaching inns and hotels in Keswick and a hotel in Penrith - our Lake District hotels are recognised for the warmth of our welcome, unrivalled personal attention and excellent service. 

   Oxley's Cottages    UNDERSCAR sits in one of the most enviable positions in the Northern Lakes on the sheltered slopes of Skiddaw, looking out over Keswick and Derwentwater.  The 19th Century coach house and walled gardens have been beautifully transformed to create twenty-five 5 star luxury time-ownership holiday homes in an idyllic courtyard setting.

Oxley's Cottages

UNDERSCAR sits in one of the most enviable positions in the Northern Lakes on the sheltered slopes of Skiddaw, looking out over Keswick and Derwentwater.

The 19th Century coach house and walled gardens have been beautifully transformed to create twenty-five 5 star luxury time-ownership holiday homes in an idyllic courtyard setting.

   Allerdale House    Welcome to Allerdale House an award winning guest house offering high quality bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick with private car parking for all our guests cars and free Wi-fi.  Allerdale House is an interesting and impressive Lakeland Stone building built around 1877 for a local dignitary. It now offers full en-suite accommodation with all the facilities associated with a small personally run guest house and is one of the few guest houses in Keswick owned and run by a local couple Paul and Barbara, both born and raised in Keswick. We look forward to welcoming you to Allerdale House.     

Allerdale House

Welcome to Allerdale House an award winning guest house offering high quality bed and breakfast accommodation in Keswick with private car parking for all our guests cars and free Wi-fi.

Allerdale House is an interesting and impressive Lakeland Stone building built around 1877 for a local dignitary. It now offers full en-suite accommodation with all the facilities associated with a small personally run guest house and is one of the few guest houses in Keswick owned and run by a local couple Paul and Barbara, both born and raised in Keswick. We look forward to welcoming you to Allerdale House.     

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Make your stay a blessing 

The town of Keswick relies on tourism. Shops, restaurants, cafes and activities providers welcome you and thank you for your custom and your care for this beautiful town and region!  There are many ways you can support life in this beautiful town. One way is to sign-up to become a Friend of Keswick. To find our more, click below. 

 
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