Kestrel Lodge Campsite is a peaceful and relaxed, family-friendly campsite in a picturesque setting, nestled between the quiet shores of Bassenthwaite Lake and the beautiful Cumbrian fells.

About Us

Kestrel Lodge Campsite is a peaceful and relaxed, family-friendly campsite in a picturesque setting, nestled between the quiet shores of Bassenthwaite Lake and the beautiful Cumbrian fells.

Kestrel Lodge Campsite is located just a short drive from the Cumbrian market towns of Cockermouth and Keswick. Easily accessible to the popular local tourist attractions like Whinlatter Forest and the Via Ferrata.

Find Us

Kestrel Lodge Campsite is located just a short drive from the Cumbrian market towns of Cockermouth and Keswick. Easily accessible to the popular local tourist attractions like Whinlatter Forest and the Via Ferrata.

We are situated amidst a fell walker’s paradise, with nine Wainwright's accessible from your tent flap. We’re also close to popular Lake District tourist attractions, with plenty to do whatever your age or interests.

Walking

We are situated amidst a fell walker’s paradise, with nine Wainwright's accessible from your tent flap. We’re also close to popular Lake District tourist attractions, with plenty to do whatever your age or interests.

Welcome

When we found Kestrel Lodge we were immediately smitten with the area. We wanted to create a traditional camping ground with lots of home comforts. A hot shower, covered areas for rainy days and a place to clean muddy boots and canine friends.

At Kestrel Lodge Campsite we allow campfires, as we know there is nothing nicer than relaxing around a roaring fire underneath the stars after a busy day out on the fells. We found Kestrel Lodge and fell in love with the area, we hope you do so too.

We're all looking forward to meetings you soon.

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From Our Blog

  • 26th June 2017

    Theatre by the Lake

    Kestrel Lodge is an ambassador site for the Theatre by the Lake in Keswick, and as such we go to some of their preview shows.

  • 24th June 2017

    Adventures!

    Sometimes we get a day off, and as lovers of the Lake District and outdoor enthusiasts we tend to use that precious time go on an adventure, trying to find new things and new experiences.

  • 02nd March 2017

    Winter projects - The Website

    We designed the website with our guests in mind and lasy year you all said you liked the walks and general information, so I’ve spent the winter researching and writing up walks for the website. We’ve had to change the lay out slightly to accommodate the type of walks you wanted and to try to make things as easy as possible, so check out the walks section to see the new layout and more importantly the new walks.