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Family gathering

Really relaxing and fun place for a visit, excellent location to access the lake for a paddle, swim... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
juliegE4819KS
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Skegness, United Kingdom
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Perfect day out

On the shores of Lake Windermere, this lovely park has lots for everyone to do - boat hire or... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
bookworm451
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London, United Kingdom
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Less than 20-minutes’ drive from the M6 at the most southern end of Lake Windermere, Fell Foot is one of the few places with free access to England’s largest lake. It's a family-friendly park perfect for paddling, boating or swimming, from beginners...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Fell Foot Park Windermere, Cumbria, Newby Bridge LA12 8NN, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place for a walk around and a visit to the little kids park that has a few things on there, you can do some water sports aswell. The little shop was nice with a friendly lady in however the cafe was simply depressing. Not...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Really relaxing and fun place for a visit, excellent location to access the lake for a paddle, swim or paddleboarding/kayaking. Nice open area for picnic and park area for children.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank juliegE4819KS
Reviewed 1 week ago

On the shores of Lake Windermere, this lovely park has lots for everyone to do - boat hire or launch for active types, tea room, space for kids to run around. Ferry runs across the lake to the trains and boat trips on the other...More

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank bookworm451
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

National Trust property. Lovely park with lots to do. Nice walking, right by the lake. Has a nice cafe serving snacks and drinks. Boating and other water sports. Take a picnic and enjoy the space and views.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank FalmouthRob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visit here very often,As it was warm and bank holiday,It was very busy,All types of families were enjoying the sun,Having picnics and swimming in the lake,There's a boat hire place,where you can hire boats,or kayaks,Or go over on the ferry to the other side,to...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank CarolMary
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Perfect park. Kids loved taking a dip in the water. Lovely for a picnic. My children also really enjoyed the tightrope. Could spend a whole day here when the sun is out.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Anne P
Reviewed August 13, 2019

We spent the day here on a Saturday as I did the Parkrun and so we arrived at 8:30 in order to get a car parking space and paid £9 for the whole day once all the park runners left we spent the day kayaking...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank bethh938
Reviewed August 10, 2019 via mobile

Stopped here to look at moorings close by and as it was a miserable August Saturday had a good look round. The facilities looked good with a nice café and newly restored boat house. Lovely parkland close to Windermere and one of the few places...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank NigelinCheshire
Reviewed August 9, 2019

Lovely place at bottom of Lake Windermere. Great for a family day out with a picnic and plenty of space for games. Nice cafe and walks. Car park is expensive though.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank julie b
Reviewed August 6, 2019

For just £9 parking for all day this is a brilliant spot to find a nice piece of grass and set up the picnic blanket or deploy the kayak and enjoy the waters of Windermere. Note: You need £9 for the parking in cash (No...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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844daveroberts
May 16, 2018|
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Response from ScotlandAliH | Reviewed this property |
Yes, ramps took you down to the Lake shore. I saw plenty of buggies when I was there today.
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chloemd92
June 30, 2016|
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Response from ScotlandAliH | Reviewed this property |
Rowing boat hire was available until 5pm but I'm afraid I didn't see a sign about the canoes. I imagine it might be the same.
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