Denton House, Penrith Road, Keswick, Cumbria, CA12 4JW
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OverviewDenton House is a purpose built hostel and outdoor centre in the heart of the Lake District offering bunkhouse style accommodation designed for groups. There is plenty of hot water for showers, central heating throughout, a self-catering kitchen, a large dining room and solid bunk-beds. All linen provided. Breakfasts, packed lunches and evening meals are all available upon request.
The centre takes bookings for individual rooms and is also available for large groups looking for sole use. There is a car park for 40 cars. Storage for kayaks and bikes is available and there's access to the River Greta just across the road.
This accommodation is featured on our map of the Lake District.
Beds & Rooms:66: 1x14, 2x10, 1x8, 2x6, 3x4
Open:All year (including Christmas). Office hours 9am - 5pm.
Price per night:£22 midweek, £25 weekend. Sole use £999 (midweek). Breakfast £6. Pack lunch £6. Dinner £10.
Booking:Early booking is advised. 25% deposit for groups with the balance due 28 days before arrival.
Directions:Go out of Keswick towards Windermere, keep the river on your left (approx 10 mins). Denton House is on the right after post sorting office.
- Nearest train station Penrith, buses hourly to Keswick.
- Long Distance Walks Trans Euro Trail Cumbria Way C2C Cycle Route
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This accommodation is available at the following peak timesAvailable Spring Bank Holiday or Whitson Half Term 2022
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Denton house welcoming guests
April 29th 2021
Immerse yourself in the wonder of the Lakes at Denton House. Nestled in the picture perfect Keswick you’ll be spoiled for choice, good walks and good pubs are abundant. With plenty to do in-between.
Of course if walking is your forte all you have to do is pick a direction. Expect stunning views (and a good few hills). The calm atmosphere of the Lake District is hard to match, ambling around it’s easy to let troubles melt away. A well deserved break after a difficult year, bring your bike and set out for the trails. Or bring your canoe and set out for a decidedly more adventurous trip. The hostel is well equipped for whatever you plan on getting up to and allows dogs by arrangement.
Denton House in the Lake District town of Keswick
July 16th 2020
We have re-opened our hostel with private bunk rooms only (maximum of 2 households) and changes to our pricing for summer 2020. We have been working extremely hard to adapt and prepare the hostel to offer a safe and secure environment. We kindly ask you to book before arrival. New office hours 9am–5pm, 7 days a week. Looking forward to seeing you all soon, almost as much as we hope you’re looking forward to soaking up the wonderful Lake District
Perfect accommodation for the Bob Graham Round
July 13th 2019
If you are thinking of doing the Bob Graham Round this year, Denton House Hostel in Keswick is the perfect place to stay. Great value, friendly and right on the route.
However fast you plan to do the Bob Graham Round you will need to think about accommodation. Make sure you put a night at Denton House on your list. Perfectly situated in Keswick, there will be a friendly face, lovely hot showers and warm comfortable beds waiting for you after your hard day clocking up summits. Whats more home cooked suppers, packed lunches and breakfasts are available to make your life that much easier. Please do remember to book your food when you book your bed.
May 7th 2019
For years I’d heard talk of the Bob Graham Round, and I was intrigued by it. I knew that it was impossible for me to travel 66 miles and climb 42 peaks (27,000 ft of ascent) in 24 hours. So I decided to do it my way, take it much slower and stay overnight in hostels along the way.Read More