The perfect place for Boats, Boat Hire & Watersports

Welcome to Derwent Water Marina

Portinscale, Keswick, CA12 5RF. Tel: 017687 72912

Situated near Keswick in Cumbria on the shore of Derwent Water, we are the ideal location for all of your watersport and mountain activities.


Tuition: we offer individual taster and refresher sessions in sailing, windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking, Stand up paddle boarding (SUP) and ghyll scrambling (canyoning). We also offer Royal Yachting Association courses in sailing and windsurfing. We welcome groups for all activities and team building days.   

Boat Hire: if you would like to explore Derwent Water, we have canoes, kayaks, Stand up paddle boards (SUP), sailing dinghys,windsurfers and rowing boats for hire. 

Apartments: if you are looking for a base to explore the Lake District, we offer comfortable accommodation with spectacular views in our lakeside self-catering apartments.  

Yacht Berths and Boat Storage: if you would like to enjoy Derwent Water from the comfort of your own boat, we have 58 berths afloat. Ashore there is plenty of room for dinghy or kayak/canoe storage. We also offer brokerage and boat repair services. We have a limited number of berths afloat available for the 2015 season, please do contact us for details.

Shop: We have a chandlery shop on site where we sell Tohatsu outboard engines, Torqeedo & Minn Kota electric engines, RTM, Phranha, Riber, Venture and P&H kayaks, Venture canoes, as well as Red paddle boards . 

Facilities: we provide car parking for clients and as well as toilets, showers and changing rooms.

Opening Hours: Monday - Sunday 9.00 - 17.30