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image for Sightseeing Attraction item typeLake Cruises on Derwentwater at Keswick on Derwentwater Launch Company

Lake Cruise, £5.65-£10.75

Keswick Launch Comapny

Keswick Launch Comapny


Launch trips around Derwentwater. Hop and off to enjoy a walk. Our four launches have open and covered decks and operate on a regular timetable throughout the year. Private launch hire is available for special events such as weddings and birthdays. Rowing boats and self-drive motor boats are also available to hire, so you can explore the lake at your own pace.

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (no fee)Facilities for groupsFacilities for educational visitsOn-site light refreshmentsPicnic sitePublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for corporate hospitality

Children welcomeDisabled accessDogs acceptedGuided tours for individualsGuided tours for groupsSmoking not allowed

Opening details

Daily Service between March and November. Weekend timetable during the winter months. Check website for full timetable details.


Adult round trip day pass £10.75; Children (5-15 years) £5.65; Children under 5 go free; special group rates for over 10 persons.


Lake Road,
CA12 5DJ


Plan route to Keswick on Derwentwater Launch Company using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: NY 263227  Lat: 54.59485 Long: -3.14079

Brown signage from Keswick town centre. Follow signs to Lake Road.

Parking: with charge

Accessible by Public Transport: 16 miles from Penrith station


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • Facilities for educational visitsFacilities for educational visits
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Picnic sitePicnic site
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome
  • Disabled accessDisabled access
  • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted
  • Guided tours for individualsGuided tours for individuals
  • Guided tours for groupsGuided tours for groups
  • Smoking not allowedSmoking not allowed