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The spectacular Borrowdale Valley runs from high in the Scafell Mountains to the fringe of broad Derwent Water.
Rosthwaite is a tiny hamlet used by walkers and climbers, as a base for exploring the beautiful surrounding countryside. On the approach to the centre, the whole of Borrowdale opens up into a wide panorama of the magnificent mountains ahead, giving a dramatic taste of the beauty yet to come. Castle Crag, owned by the National Trust, dominates a narrow pass where the mountains rise up from the valley floor to a startling 900ft summit. There are wonderful walks to the Honister Pass ant Keswick. Known as the Queen of the Lakes, Keswick lies surrounded by the mountains of Skiddaw, Blencathra and High Seat.
Small as Rosthwaite may be, it has magic and serenity coupled with some of the most unforgettable sights in the Lake District National Park.
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Rosthwaite, Cumbria, England (0.1 miles, 0.2 km)
Set by a river, this Lakeland YHA in Borrowdale Valley has fine mountain views and an informal atmosphere. Enjoy family-friendly walks, laundry facilities and hot meals. YHA Borrowdale is a recommend...
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Scafell Hotel in Borrowdale is surrounded by mountains and peaceful meadows. Overlooking the river, the Riverside Bar has a cosy fireplace and each bedroom has a digital LCD TV....
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Hazel Bank Country House
Rosthwaite, Cumbria, England (0.4 miles, 0.6 km)
Nestled in Borrowdale Valley, the family-run Hazel Bank Country House is in the heart of the Lake District. It is just 15 minutes’ drive from Keswick and offers a restaurant, free Wi-Fi, and free pr...
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Borrowdale Gates Hotel
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Set in 2 acres of tranquil wooded gardens, Borrowdale Gates is a privately owned family-run hotel with panoramic views of Borrowdale Valley....
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|Windermere Station||(14.0 miles, 22.5 km, direction SE)|
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|M6 Junction 40||(18.2 miles, 29.3 km, direction NE)|
|M6 Junction 41||(18.7 miles, 30.0 km, direction NE)|
|Blackpool Airport||(51.8 miles, 83.3 km, direction S)|
|Isle of Man Airport||(66.9 miles, 107.6 km, direction SW)|
|Rosthwaite to London||(243.4 miles, 391.6 km, direction SE)||
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