01768 776393 stay@amtrafford.co.uk

Welcome to Brook House Self Catering

Cottage Holidays, Bassenthwaite nr Keswick

If you have been looking for self catering cottages in the Lake District you have come to the right place.

Brook House Cottage Holidays are based in Bassenthwaite village, near Keswick and we are happy to provide lovely self-catering holiday cottages to those wishing to stay in this beautiful part of the Lake District.

Perfect Location

We can provide suitable accommodation for couples, families and groups. Our cottages are by a farm and small stream which is home to many ducks! There are country walks in all directions or, for the more adventurous, fells and mountains including the might Skiddaw, Dodd or Dash Falls.

We are in the perfect location for walking, hiking, climbing, fishing, golfing and sightseeing! This means that you will have plenty to do while you stay here. We have regular sightings of the famous osprey birds of prey; maybe you will be one of the lucky ones who get to see these beautiful animals.

Our Cottages

Brook House Cottage Holidays offer our clients quality accommodation for both short and long stays.

We have cottages available which can sleep between 2 and 8 people and we welcome both last minute and advanced bookings; simply contact us with your requirements and we will let you know what we have available to you at our stunning holiday cottages in Bassenthwaite.


Contact Us

Please do not hesitate in contacting us for more information.

We have been operating for over 20 years and have many repeat customers. Reaching us cannot be any easier; simply follow the M6 to junction 40 then take the first exit for the A66 to Keswick. See our Contact page for more precise instructions.

You can contact us via email: Email – stay@amtrafford.co.uk

What’s on and things to do in Keswick.

There’s something for everyone in and around Keswick, Cockermouth and the Northern Lake District. Naturally there are numerous outdoors type events but there’s also plenty of festivals and other celebrations.

Adventure is high on the list as Keswick is the Adventure Capital of Britain and to celebrate everything adventure the Keswick Mountain Festival takes place during May of each year.

For a few ideas see our Things to do page.

Exploring the area.

On foot, by car or even by Bus there is a vast area of this wonderful National Park to explore. Some is popular and sees many tourists whilst there are always places to be discovered that few ever seem to visit – ask a local to find out more.