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Ullswater Lake

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"lovely walk"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Great boat trip on Ullswater! For a most enjoyable day, purchase a Cruise All Piers ticket & jump aboard!

Thank Martin E
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Beatiful lake with nice little villages .the scenery is stunning.on a sill day the reflections are stunning.a boat trip on the lake is a must

Thank 771colin
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Our tour brought us to Ullswater on the way to Aira Force. We did not take any cruise on the lake. It is near Penrith.

Thank ZhaoXiuMei
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ullswater Lake is a great place to be if you want to Chill. We found it to be the least touristy Lake out of them all. There are places where you park for free to access the Lake and can fish (make sure you have...More

Thank Nikki C
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I understand that my rating of the trip from Glenridding to Pooley Bridge will be thought unacceptably low, so let me begin by saying I find no fault with the ferry or its crew. Both performed admirably. My quibble is the assumption that every visitor...More

Thank Paul S
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is simply a stunning Lake! There are many lay-bys to park around the lake to get some great photos. And don't forget a boat ride on the Ullswater Steamer

Thank tentgirl
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best seen from neighbouring fells-hallin fell, Sheffield Pike, st Sunday crag. Ferry service to Pooley Bridge an the eastern shore allows a 7 mile walk back to Glenridding via Sandwick-a very special walk.

Thank hem0116
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We parked up at Glenridding,got the ferry to Howtown and walked back along the lake shore getting great views of the fells. There are several parking places on the side of the A 592 which give great views of Ullswater. I wouldn't bother driving from...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Took a trip on the steam boat. The weather was lovely which made it even better. Parking a fair walk from the boat pier but you can be dropped off outside if needed. Amazing views around the lake and you can get off and on...More

Thank Doris21
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful place in the snow or in the sun. It is nice and quiet in the winter well worth a visit anytime

Thank mitchian
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Dave B
14 December 2017|
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Response from Richard B | Reviewed this property |
I looked on the website and found this information: St. Patrick’s Boat Landing is open from very early Spring (prior to Easter) until later Autumn (end of October – beginning of November). You will find us here from 9.30... More
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Edward G
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Response from kentheteaman | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I stayed here in the Wydon farm house self catering flat which was beautifully presented and warm and cozy. Lovely place with beautiful surrounding hills with rustic views of the Cubrian country side. Lots of sheep and... More
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Sreenivasulu C
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Response from Richard H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I was staying up in Dockray so walked down passed Aira Force which has ample parking and its free if you are a National Trust member, but there are also numerous spots to park at along the way.
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