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Lake Windermere

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Address: Windermere, England
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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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Very pretty, but very busy

We brought our dogs today who had a great time catching a ball & a stick in the lake. It's nice & shallow for them to walk out into. It's very pretty, but also pretty busy, even... read more

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Baulagirl
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW via mobile

We brought our dogs today who had a great time catching a ball & a stick in the lake. It's nice & shallow for them to walk out into. It's very pretty, but also pretty busy, even now which is well out of peak season.

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Barnsley, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

To be honest, boat trip a bit boring and expensive for what we received. Not recommended! The lake is beautiful! Great photographic opportunity for those David baileys out there!

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San Rafael, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

One of the most beautiful and nice-to-visit areas in England. Busy and touristy for a reason. The whole area is nice, of course.

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Thank Timothy T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Just got back from the Glencree hotel in windermere great breakfast very clean lovely position between windermere and bowness and Kim and Helen were lovely and helpfull great veiws from the hotel of the woods and the stream i would definetly stay there again

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Being february the weather was quite chilly and it was some snowy rain while we were taking a boat trip, but we still loved it. There were dark, angry coloured clouds on the sky for a while, it was so dramatic and beautiful. The weather also meant less people around, less people on the boat, so it was perfect. We... More 

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Oxford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I have been several times, once with older family, with family who have young children and with friends. A beautiful day out. I have been in the summer and also a couple of weeks ago. Wrap up and you'll be fine. All the walking and coffee shops will warm you up :)

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Thank Loriholidays
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely lovely views. Had a great tour on a boat. But wish we had longer at ambleside as it a beautiful village.

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Derby, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Our trip to lake Windermere has been fantastic. We stayed in a BnB in Bowness, just a short walk down to the lake or up into Windermere town. We took the boat from Bowness up to Ambleside one day. Lovely little town for a potter and lunch. We also took the boat across from Ferry Nab to the Western shore... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Breathtaking , can we foggy during this season so please be aware, There is plenty happening beside the lake , one of the lake near the town which is rather fun .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Second visit to windermere and we still loved it as much as the first time... if not more. Lovely little shops and cafes

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