Withesike, Derwent House

Withesike, Derwent House

Withesike, Derwent House
Nr Keswick
CA12 5RD

Owner: Mrs G Dibsdale

  • 2 x double bedrooms
  • Sleeps 1-4 plus cot if required
  • No smoking
  • Two Dogs Welcome – Surcharge £25 per dog
  • Off Street Parking – Subject to availability
  • Free Wi-FI
  • Rent fully inclusive of electricity/gas/bed linen/towels
  • Changeover day Friday or Saturday

Withesike, is a two bedroom first floor apartment in the newly renovated Derwent House in Portinscale, near Keswick .

Completed in November 2021 and fully refurbished to a very high standard, it offers luxurious contemporary accommodation in a classical lakeland building. Mixing the old and new perfectly by retaining some original features, such as exposed stonework, panelled windows and beams with modern kitchens, bathrooms and electrics.

The open plan living space has a lounge area with sofa and armchair,  oak dining table and a modern kitchen with electric hob and oven, dishwasher, microwave and fridge freezer. There is also a separate washer dryer.

It offers two double bedrooms and brand new family bathroom. The master bedroom has a bespoke built headboard and dual aspect windows. The bathroom has a character beam feature around the window contemporary sink, toilet and bath with monsoon shower over.

Brand new electric heating system, contemporary sofas and Smart TV and broadband make this a fantastic base any time of the year.

Sleeps 4 people with travel cot if required.

Withesike is dog friendly.

Derwent House is located just over the Portinscale bridge, around a 15 minute walk into Keswick in a quiet village location on the round  Derwentwater walking route. Close to the popular Chalet tea rooms and a five minute stroll to the lake, Derwentwater Marina and Nichol End boat hire.

The apartment has on road parking outside.

For availability, see calendar below.


‘We’ve had a great stay here in lovely Portinscale. The apartment was lovely. Warm, cosy, well equipped and the beds and bedding were first rate. Fantastic location too.’

‘We had a great stay in Portinscale this week with our dog! The apartment was lovely, easy to check in and out of, and had everything we needed. The location was fab with easy access to lots of beautiful walks, and Keswick just a 20 minute walk away.’

‘What a fabulous find! Absolutely loved our stay. Beautifully designed to a fantastically high standard and lots of thoughtful touches. Lovely welcome pack, including milk in the fridge! Portinscale is an ideal location a short picturesque walk into Keswick, and on the Derwentwater Way route. Can’t recommend this place enough’