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Melbreak House 2

(Ref. 1157351)

Keswick, Cumbria & The Lake District Show on map

Sykes rating

  • 8 Guests

  • 4 Bedrooms

  • 4 Bathrooms

  • Pets Yes


  • Garden / Patio
  • Pub/shop < 1 mile
  • Washing machine
  • Dishwasher
  • Broadband / WiFi

This property is part of the Lakelovers collection.
We have properties to suit every occasion throughout the southern and central Lake District including; Ambleside Cottages, Bowness Cottages, Coniston Cottages, Grasmere Cottages, Hawkshead Cottages, Lakeside Cottages, Langdale Cottages, Troutbeck Cottages, Ulswater Cottages, Windermere Cottages and smaller hamlets between, which although seldom heard of are none the less equally wonderful. With hundreds of properties available, all of which are inspected and graded by the English Tourism Council, Lakelovers are sure to have a property to meet your needs.


  • Over three floors
  • Four bedrooms: 1 x king-size with en-suite Walk-in shower, basin, and and WC, 2 x second-floor double with en-suite walk-in shower, basin, and and WC, 1 x twin with en-suite Walk-in shower, basin, and and WC
  • Kitchen/diner
  • Sitting room
  • Central heating
  • Electric oven and hob, microwave, fridge, freezer, washing machine, dishwasher, kettle, toaster
  • dining seating for eight
  • Smart TV
  • double aspect windows, WiFi
  • Fuel and power inc. in rent
  • Bed linen and towels inc. in rent
  • Roadside parking
  • Non-enclosed patio with picnic bench
  • One well behaved dog welcome
  • Sorry no smoking
  • Shop, pub, and river 0.2 miles, lake 1.9 miles
  • Note: Lots of steps throughout, not suitable for those with mobility issues
  • Note: check-in 4pm, check-out 10 am

The property

Melbreak House 2 is a charming Victorian townhouse nestled in the heart of Keswick, Cumbria, within the stunning Lake District National Park.

Just a short stroll from a local shop, a welcoming pub, and the serene lake, this inviting abode with convenient roadside parking is perfect for small families or friends seeking a delightful getaway.

Upon entering the property, you will be greeted by a spacious kitchen/diner, fully-equipped with everything you need to prepare delicious meals for your group.

The dining area is perfect for enjoying a leisurely breakfast or a hearty evening meal together.

Adjacent to this, you will find a relaxing sitting room, complete with a Smart TV for your entertainment.

The room is flooded with natural light from the double-aspect windows, creating a bright and welcoming space to unwind after a day of exploring.

The property boasts four beautifully-presented bedrooms, each with their own en-suite facilities featuring walk-in showers, basins, and WCs.

On the first floor, you will find a king-size bedroom and a twin room, both offering a peaceful retreat for a restful night's sleep.

Ascend to the second floor to discover two further double bedrooms, each tastefully decorated and providing a tranquil space to rest.

Outside, there is a non-enclosed patio area complete with a picnic bench, perfect for enjoying a spot of alfresco dining or simply soaking up the sun with a good book.

This delightful outdoor space is sure to be a favourite spot to relax and reminisce about the day's adventures.

Keswick is a fantastic location for your Lake District getaway, with this property resting only a short walk from local shops, pubs, a river, and independent stores to browse at your leisure.

The town rests beside Derwentwater where you will find walks, wild swimming opportunities, and a local golf course, museum, and Derwent Island and House.

Embark on your Cumbrian adventure by first heading to the prehistoric monument of the Castlerigg Stone Circle which captivates its visitors with panoramic views.

Next, enjoy a leisurely stroll or a boat ride on Hope Park or capture the picturesque setting of the Ashness Bridge, a fantastic photo opportunity not to be missed.

Thrill-seekers, brace yourself for the Keswick Climbing Wall, an indoor climbing adventure, or take a trip to the Keswick Canoe & Bushcraft and challenge yourself in the great outdoors.

Adrenaline enthusiasts should make a trip to Keswick Extreme, offering a myriad of watersport activities to get your heart racing.

After a day full of activities, reward yourself with a visit to the Dog & Gun, a traditional pub offering a warm welcome and a well-deserved pub fare, or indulge at Fellpack, known for their locally-sourced, hearty and mouthwatering meals.

To complete your day, venture to Merienda, a local café renowned for its exquisite cakes and coffee.

No matter how you spend your days, make memories to last a lifetime during your stay at Melbreak House 2.

Note: This property has a Good Housekeeping bond of £200.

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About the location


Bassenthwaite 7 miles, Ullswater 16.6 miles; Cockermouth 13 miles.

The popular town of Keswick is the holiday centre of the North of the Lake District and has plenty to offer the visitor at any time of year. The town boasts numerous shops and restaurants to suit all tastes, as well as offering miniature golf, excellent parks, the famous Theatre by the Lake, a charming cinema, the Pencil Museum, a climbing wall, fishing and great mountain biking opportunities, whilst the beautiful lake of Derwentwater at the head of the stunning Borrowdale Valley is only a few minutes walk from the town centre. Nearby, between Braithwaite and Buttermere is the beautiful Newlands Valley, while picturesque Bassenthwaite Lake is well worth a visit. From a gentle countryside ramble to a challenging hike up Skiddaw or the famous Catbells, there really is something for everyone. Visit Castlerigg Stone Circle, the Jennings Brewery and Mirehouse, a grand house and gardens on the shores of the Bassenthwaite Lake, or take a fabulous boat trip around Derwentwater. With plenty of attractions for the kids, lovely parks and the nearby Lake District Wildlife Park this is a great Lakeland destination whatever the time of year.

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