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Lake Windermere

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Address: Windermere, England
Phone Number: 0139443360
Activities: Sailing, Wind-surfing, Kayaking, Mountain biking, Camping, Swimming
Description: More than ten miles in length, Windermere is England's largest lake that...
More than ten miles in length, Windermere is England's largest lake that offers a wide variety of summer recreation including cruises, fishing, boating, sailing and scuba diving.
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Row, row, row your boat

As the title says! I took my girlfriend out for a surprise boat ride in a rowing boat on Lake Windermere. It was only for an hour, but it was really lovely and very peaceful as... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 27, 2015
Waliu M
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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Gateshead, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015 NEW

As the title says! I took my girlfriend out for a surprise boat ride in a rowing boat on Lake Windermere. It was only for an hour, but it was really lovely and very peaceful as well. I did all of the rowing and needless to say, I got quite a good workout from it.

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denny stirlingshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Boat trip from bow ness to Ambleside wAs great disliked all the swans , ducks, and seagulls very messy. Underfoot

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London
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Great place to visit as an into to the Lakes - the towns on the Shore ( not Windermere itself, but it's a short bus ride away) are nice and full of places to eat and stop. Lake boats shuttle you from place to place and each has its own activities or nice scenery. Windermere was good to grab breakfast... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

It's a pretty place. Enjoyed our stay muchly. Unfortunately couldn't spend as my time as we wanted to. Worth the visit. Giving average only coz of the poor hospitality we received.

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Crewkerne, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Lake Windermere was absolutely stunning! Loads to do and lots to see! I sure do love the Lake District :)

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

What a fabulous place to spend time! There isn't any conditions that alter this. In the winter it looks just as amazing. Try heading up Orrest Head and looking down, or take the ferry across to Hawkshead. Or even brave a summer dip (be careful) it's a must place to visit if in the area. We feel privileged to live... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Lots to see and do, a beautiful place and not even the changeable weather could dampen our spirit. A little pricey in hotels and restaurants, I know this has to balance the seasonal footfall so maybe it is sometimes justified. Overall we loved our few days visit and will some day visit again.

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Selby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

Had a lovely trip by boat to Lakeside where we visited the aquarium. Reasonable value for money and quite a few things to visit at the other end, Thoroughly enjoyed it!

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Seaton Carew, Hartlepool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Lovely mini break touring around Windermere.. gorgeous lake with something for everyone to do. Very clean and friendly shops with refreshments for every taste bud

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Easington, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 NEW

Great place with lots of things to do, cafe, fish & chips, Ice creams or just feeding the swans, It a lovely place for a lovely walk

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Address: Windermere, England
Phone Number: 0139443360
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Cumbria  >  Lake District  >  Windermere

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