Based in Portinscale, Keswick The Mount is the perfect place from which to enjoy the outstanding natural scenery of the North Lakes all year round.

Derwent Water launch & Causey Pike
Getting wet in Derwent Water


Portinscale is a village on the northwestern shore of Derwentwater in the beautiful English Lake District

Walkers can enjoy the stunning views that the area provides. The town of Keswick is only a short distance away and provides some great shopping and eating experiences.


Please find below a small selection of recent reviews from previous guests.

Free WiFi

Free WiFi so you can stay in touch with the outside world… only if you want to of course.

Easy Parking

Easy free parking at the rear of the property for guests use.

Guest Lounge

Relax and enjoy the books and magazines, warm yourself in front of the fire or gaze out at the stunning views.

Secure Bike Garage

Cycle through Cumbria’s scenic Lake District, then securely store your bike in our bike garage.

Scrumptious Breakfasts

B&B guests are treated to scrumptious breakfasts with local produce and vegetarian options.

Amazing Views

Amazing lake and mountain views, overlooking Derwentwater.

Local Attraction Discounts

Discounts available for various local attractions such as The Theatre by the Lake


Dogs are welcome by prior arrangement in some of our rooms.

latest news

Keep up to date with the latest news and information from The Mount

  • One of my joys in the B&B is gardening. I just love it – and hope that all the money and time spent in the garden is worth it in terms of seeing happy guests eating breakf

  • “Guests – be careful not to talk to them too much: you never know what they will want next – more tea, more toast, more advice on the best walks! We are supposed to know every

  • Our son was born with talipes (club feet). He had five long years of treatment – too young to complain too much about restricted mobility, about endless trips to the hospital,


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