Green fields of Keswick

Explore the Fells and Mountains from Goodwin House

Tucked in the heart of Keswick, Goodwin House offers more than just a comfortable stay – it serves as your gateway to the spectacular fells and mountains of the Lake District. Thanks to our prime location, majestic peaks like Skiddaw, Walla Crag, Cat Bells, Latrigg, and Blencathra are all within walking distance from our front door.

Begin your journey by stepping out of Goodwin House and into the breathtaking landscapes that have captivated walkers and climbers for centuries. Whether you’re an avid hiker looking to conquer new peaks, a leisure walker seeking scenic routes, or an adventurer ‘bagging’ Wainwrights, our guesthouse is the perfect base for your explorations.

Picture embarking on a leisurely walk to Walla Crag, savouring the stunning views of Derwentwater and Keswick below. Imagine challenging yourself with the ascent of Skiddaw, the fourth-highest peak in England, where panoramic vistas await as a reward for your effort. Or envision a tranquil stroll to Latrigg, an easily accessible fell that offers sweeping views of Keswick, Derwentwater, and the surrounding fells.

And the adventures don’t stop at our doorstep. A short drive or bus journey from Goodwin House will lead you to even more spectacular peaks, such as Scafell Pike, England’s highest mountain, and Helvellyn, famous for its thrilling Striding Edge. Each offers its unique challenges and rewards, with striking views that will leave you spellbound.

At the end of a day filled with exploration and adventure, return to the comfort and tranquility of Goodwin House. Here, you can refresh, relax, and relive the day’s exploits before heading out the next day for new adventures.

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