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Address: Ffordd Panteinion | Friog, Fairbourne, Wales
Phone Number:
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Stunning

This place is so so beautiful! We took lots of pictures which look fab but even they do not give it justice I have never seen such blue water and we went in winter. Cannot wait to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
lrod1986
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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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Warwickshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This place is so so beautiful! We took lots of pictures which look fab but even they do not give it justice I have never seen such blue water and we went in winter. Cannot wait to return to this in the Summer Defo need to see this in your lifetime

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely amazing , will always remember our little adventure to this place , it's quite a climb but more than worth the effort when you get their!!

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Thank Jon M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely hidden gem! Bit of a hike up but worth it. We walked through the tunnel and you pop out right beside it!

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Thank Ceri D
Newbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017

Very interesting Blue Lake, great is good weather as it is even more blue! You definitely need a map to find it and is good for pebble - skimming or wild swimming. Overall, well worth a visit.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Having seen this place on tv and being in the area on holiday we made the effort to see it. It's a bit hard to find as its not sign posted, the walk up to it is up a steep path too but when you get there it's worth it. The views over Barmouth are amazing and the walk into... More 

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Wednesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

stayed close by at Einion House and was told of the Blue Lake so decided to have a walk up, it is a walk of a bout 25 minutes from Einion House and is well worth the visit, stunning views over the estuary looking down on Fairbourne and along to Barmouth. well worth a walk

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Thank JasonEmmawelch
Stamford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

It takes a little investigation to find but it is well worth any effort involved. A simply stunning lake awaits. We visited on 5th January 2017 therefore it was quite cold so no chance of us taking 'the plunge'. The low winter sun had insufficient elevation to light up the lake area so we will definitely return later in the... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

We took a stroll up on 29th December, walking to and from Barmouth over the bridge, the views on the climb up over Fairbourne and the estuary back towards Barmouth were stunning. It is steep in places and there are some tunnels to climb through, but take it carefully as it's well worth it

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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

A fascinating place to visit , the brave can swim. reputedly the water is deeper than ground level at Barmouth. Well worth the steep climb to get there . Mind your head whilst going through the old mine tunnel

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Newtown
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 December 2016

We visited at the end of November, weather was overcast and dull. It was tricky to find. I looked at lots of reviews to work out details and studied my map! We still took the wrong turning!! So... Park at Fairbourne station (free), cross level crossing, pass church (on right). On reaching main road, turn right and walk for 500yds... More 

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