Hawse End is a traditionally built stone cottage located at the head of the magnificent Borrowdale valley, and overlooking picturesque Derwentwater. There's lots to do in the area, the bunkhouse is across the lake from the popular market town of Keswick, which is easily accessed from the launch or lakeside walk. Keswick also home to the 'Theatre by the Lake' one of the most beautifully located theatres in England.
9.00 - 17.00
Parking is available in the grounds for up to eight cars.
Assistance dogs are welcome.
YHA Hawse End Bunkhouse can only be booked online for YHA Exclusive Hire.
YHA Hawse End, Hawse End Cottage, Portinscale, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 5UE
By car: From Penrith and the M6 – Take Exit 40 and follow A66 follow road signposted for Portinscale, just west of Keswick junction. Follow the road through Portinscale continuing for approx. 3 miles following signs for Hawse End Centre. Pass the Derwentwater Marina and go straight on past two right hand signposts to Ullock and Stair. The turning to the centre is on the left directly opposite the Swinside Lodge Hotel. Follow this drive along to Hawse End Centre, the Cottage is further along the road.
The nearest coach stop is in Keswick, 1.24 miles away.
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Make YHA Hawse End your home for a few days by booking the whole place for yourself! Visit our YHA Exclusive Hire website for more details. Open for group bookings from the autumn half term to the Easter Holidays.