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Address: 29 Manor Park, Keswick CA12 4AB, England
Phone Number: 017687 72263
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Great way to get around Dewentwater

With 7 stops and a choice of indoor or outdoor on the launches. Great price and a chance to see more of the surrounding area. Use a hop on hop off ticket as well as a 7 day... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Carlisle
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98 reviews 98 reviews
45 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

With 7 stops and a choice of indoor or outdoor on the launches. Great price and a chance to see more of the surrounding area. Use a hop on hop off ticket as well as a 7 day ticket. Great way to access walks

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Lovely trip around the Lake Derwent on a clear Spring day. Would have been useful to have some sort of comment about the lake. Chance to take pictures and lovely scenic route with places to stop-off if needed. Took about 50 minutes in total. Price I thought was slightly expensive for the short boat trip but was lovely on the... More 

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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015

The Keswick Launch Company runs services clockwise and anti-clockwise round Derwentwater, and its the perfect way to return to town after walking on the fells, or visitng the falls at Lodore. The staff are very friendly and the views from the boat are spectacular. The company also hires out classic rowing boats so that you can explore the islands and... More 

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Stourbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Excellent for touring Derwentwater . Buy a ticket, which is valid all day, and get on and off at any jetty around the lake . Ideal for getting dropped off at any popular walking spots or various hotels for a drink and lunch .Well recommended for the friendly and helpful staff.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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40 reviews 40 reviews
6 attraction reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

We enjoyed all of this cruise,nothing not to enjoy.Undercover seating if needed and spectacular lakeside views.

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manchester
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47 reviews 47 reviews
25 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2014

No Christmas would be complete without our annual trip on the Santa boat trip - not disappointed this year either - lovely festive atmosphere and kids loved Santa all on the stunning lake that is Derwent Water, what more could you ask for.

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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

The trip on the lake is ideal if you want to get off and go for a walk and then be picked up again after your walk. The trip itself is relaxing and very enjoyable plus the spectacular views. Staff are great and friendly.

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Oxford
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38 reviews 38 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2014

A trip to the Lake District wouldn't be complete without a tour of at least one of the lakes and a boat trip was a wonderful way to get a different perspective of the scenery and the gorgeous houses dotted around the lakeside. The trip took 50 minutes for the full lake tour although you could get off at different... More 

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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3 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

We went on a lovely trip around lake Derwent on an old fashioned launch. Very calming and under £20.

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Wigton, United Kingdom
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Went on the Keswick Launch today round Derwent Water, excellent experience and value for money. Beautiful autumn views and a great way to see the scenery. However I'd be interested to know if the assistant on board is there to just tie up the vessel and sell tickets? He sat a metre from the place where an old lady, children,... More 

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