low nest farm

          Welcome to Low Nest Studio's Guest Accommodation, Lake district, Cumbria.  

Getting About

Those of you without cars can come by rail to Penrith or Windermere. At Windermere Rail Station catch the 555 bus outside to Keswick Get off at the "Castle Lane Road End" stop and walk back down the hill. From Penrith Rail Station catch the X4/X5 bus outside towards Workington alighting at Keswick.  


The golakes website has an  interactive map showing bus  routes and trains - also long distance walks and cycle routes - but not timetables.


Bus Timetables can be found here. The 555 Lakeslink service passes the farm on its way from Lancaster through Keswick to Carlisle . The "Dale Bottom" stop is half a mile down the hill from Low Nest. The more convenient "Castle Lane Road End" stop is a quarter mile up the hill but is not listed on the timetable.


The Mountain Goat company operates  tours by mini-bus


Derwentwater, Ullswater, Windermere  and Coniston,  all  have motor launches with regular services  


Bicycles can be hired in Keswick.  


Keswick is within walking distance of the farm (about 25 minutes).