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Ullswater Lake

England
+44 17684 82393
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good20%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pooley bridge” (65 reviews)
“steamers” (57 reviews)
LOCATION
England
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+44 17684 82393
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from US$39.90
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"pooley bridge"
in 65 reviews
"steamers"
in 57 reviews
"kirkstone pass"
in 9 reviews
"much quieter"
in 8 reviews
"lay bys"
in 3 reviews
"tree roots"
in 3 reviews
"motor boat"
in 8 reviews
"stunning views"
in 12 reviews
"car park"
in 14 reviews
"lovely walk"
in 6 reviews
"walks"
in 30 reviews
"scenery"
in 24 reviews
"boats"
in 24 reviews
"hire"
in 17 reviews
"pier"
in 12 reviews
"patterdale"
in 10 reviews
"helvellyn"
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Reviewed yesterday

We drove the length of Ullswater today, and had some glorious views of the lake, Well worth a visit, I just wish we had time to stop longer.

Thank OssianLtd
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We spent an hour or so at Ullswater. We had stopped at Glenridding to park and walk around part of the lake. Close to the sailing club there is a shingle beach which had a number of people enjoying the fabulous water. From our location...More

Thank John5550
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Greetings good folks of Tripadvisor I hope you are all well as you partake of my review. On Wednesday just gone me and my brother headed off to the Cumbrian Lake District with our inflatable kayaks, the weather was unbelievable, the scenery was breathtaking and...More

Thank GGTBod B
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful, unspoiled lake. A perfect day to ride the ferry from Pooley Bridge to Glenridding. Make time to visit for a relaxing break in your vacation!

Thank P H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is another beautiful lake in the lake district. It has awesome views. Perfect spot for picnic..

Thank Chandrani N
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous stop. Was very busy and had a bit of a problem parking. Car park was a bit costly. Would advise to buy a trust membership

Thank David R
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

In our opinion Ullswater is by far the best lake in the lake district. Stunning views with hilly backdrops make this quieter lake perfect for a leisurely break. We visited lake Windermere whilst on our break but it was not a patch on Ullswater. Would...More

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Reviewed 9 June 2018 via mobile

We went there not really knowing what to expect as we always stay at windermere lake ...well it was worth the drive .the views lovely and calm setting .great steam boats and we even saw 2 jets at fantadtic speed curl round the mountains .great...More

Thank lynn g
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Reviewed 3 June 2018

We bought tickets for the whole trip similar to hop on hop off, hopped off and did some walking along the lake, views were amazing while walking and on boat. This is a must do excursion.

Thank louiseswart
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Reviewed 21 May 2018

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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spiderteam768
7 July 2018|
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Response from hem0116 | Reviewed this property |
yes. lots of places it will be cold- it is a big mountain lake and never warms even in a heatwave. 14-16C at best.
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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
19 May 2017|
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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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