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Great attractions to visit in Keswick

Keswick Pencil Museum

I recently visited Keswick for a week’s holiday and among places I visited like Honister Slate mine and Lake Windermere, I also visited a number of attractions in Keswick, below are 3 attractions I found interesting. Keswick Pencil Museum If you are looking for an indoor attraction that will take a couple of hours to go round then the Pencil Museum could suit you. The museum starts off by talking about the history of pencils, [...]


Catherine Denwood – The Derwentwater Hotel


We thought it would be nice to showcase members of the Coast and Country Hotels team, to give you, our readers an insight into Coast and Country Hotels and those key people within the business who make it such a success. This month you we have spent time talking to Catherine Denwood who is Reservation Manager at The Derwentwater Hotel. Catherine has worked at the hotel since October 1994, thats just over 19 years! What do [...]


Exploring Keswick and Cumbria

David McDonald New General Manager at The Derwentwater Hotel, Keswick

Having recently taken up role the as General Manager within The Derwentwater Hotel, Keswick it is an exciting time for me both professionally with a new challenge leading a well established and successful team but also personally with a great opportunity to explore and learn about the local area, visit new attractions and meet new people. Having spent the majority of my life living in Plymouth, Devon within easy reach of Dartmoor I felt I [...]