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Beautiful on a sunny day

On a nice day it would be well worth half a day just walking around and relaxing around this lake... read more

Reviewed October 21, 2018
JamieH767
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Lancashire, United Kingdom
Maschsee festival in August,

Attended in August this 3 week long music, food and drink festival , definately not to be missed... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
Tracy M
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County Durham, United Kingdom
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

On a nice day it would be well worth half a day just walking around and relaxing around this lake. There is a cafe at both ends and plenty of places to chill out

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JamieH767
Reviewed October 16, 2018

Attended in August this 3 week long music, food and drink festival , definately not to be missed, sounds and tastes from dusk til dawn, every type of food, drink , and music around the lake, wear comfortable shoes , you dont realise how far...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tracy M
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful park, well preserved, lots of place to practice sports, amazing lake and great view from Rathaus. Looking forward to go to Hanover during the winter, cos’ the photos I have seen are completely amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jemmersonm
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

This place is peaceful! Take some time to walk, ride a bike or pedal boat! If the day is sunny you will never want to leave!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank SilvioSP
Reviewed September 9, 2018

On walking distance of the old town. Nice lake for watersports. Near the football stadium. Great for a walk.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2018

We found the lake a peaceful place to relax in the evenings. A maritime paradise with lots of food and drinks along the banks of the lake makes it a popular recreation area for walkers and joggers. The 6 km long route around the lake...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 17, 2018

We visited Maschsee Festival which is crowdy but very nice, with lots of food and drinks along the banks of the artificial lake. Large choice of food and beers.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Willem C
Reviewed August 15, 2018

An idyllic lake with the Hannover Stadium on one side and a view of the Rathaus on the other, this lake is nice place to hangout in the evenings, have a beer or just go for a jog in the mornings. With the Maschseefest happening...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank varun s
Reviewed August 10, 2018 via mobile

Really nice lake nearby city centre. Especially during maschseefest in august. A lot of pubs and you can still find a quiet places aroud the lake even if this festival is really popular.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank janvR6460LT
Reviewed August 7, 2018

This place must visit place in Hannover. In summer, it is busy place but there will be also festival running which is great. If possible visit also this festival.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank abhi262018
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