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Windermere Lake Cruises

Bowness-on-Windermere, United Kingdom
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About Windermere Lake Cruises
Windermere Lake Cruises is a leading tourist attraction in the heart of the Lake District on England's largest lake. Steamers and Launches sail daily throughout the year with Summer season connections for The Lakeland Motor Museum, Lakeside & Haverthwaite Railway,Lake Aquarium, the Lake District Visitor Centre at Brockhole, Fell Foot Country park, Wray Castle and Ferry House (with connecting sevices for Hilltop and Hawkshead). Combined tickets are available. Windermere Lake Cruises offer more than a ferry service. We hold private charters, lunch cruises, buffet cruises, corporate hospitality, public sailings and group travel. The perfect all-weather attraction.
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Trushant L wrote a review 7 May
Leicester, United Kingdom83 contributions20 helpful votes
Beautiful view, stunning location and reasonably priced… this place needs pre-booking (online). QR code is available for east access. Suitable for a group of 6.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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lCenterparc wrote a review 7 May
Dalton-in-Furness, United Kingdom212 contributions87 helpful votes
Hired a boat for an hour. Really easy to book online and easy procedure on arrival. We were lucky with such beautiful weather.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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places2seeplaces2go wrote a review 2 May
England, United Kingdom4360 contributions816 helpful votes
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Booked tickets online for the cruise going all around Lake Windermere. Booking system a little tricky but we managed booking ok. We took the options of getting off at Ambleside & Lakeside (probably wouldn’t recommend getting off at Lakeside) We were there during the easing of lockdown restrictions. Each boat we got on was so unbelievably quiet which was lovely & meant you could move seats if you wanted. Masks definitely need to be worn when entering & exiting boat. Can’t really see any need though for masks if sat outside & nobody near you. A couple of journeys took a view on this. Another of the boats had a crew member walking around advising people to put on masks. As for the trip it was so very relaxing & enjoyable. Views & scenery are spectacular. With the stops we had it took the best part of a day. Obviously much quicker if you take option to just stay on board for whole trip. Good value & recommended.
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Date of experience: May 2021
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Response from Windermere L, Director of Sales at Windermere Lake Cruises
Responded 6 days ago
Thanks for your lovely review, we are delighted that you enjoyed the boat trip. Masks are mandatory both indoors and outdoors on all of our vessels, due to the legislation we are required to follow as a transport provider. Many thanks for your understanding
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Lew216830095 wrote a review 2 May
Manchester, United Kingdom150 contributions52 helpful votes
Brilliant day out. Been on here before and it was just as good. The staff were very polite, fun and friendly. Do us a favour, go and rent a boat whilst your there, you won’t regret it.
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Date of experience: April 2021
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Response from Windermere L, Director of Sales at Windermere Lake Cruises
Responded 6 days ago
Thanks for your great review, we are delighted that you had a good time
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GlobeTrotting683513 wrote a review 1 May
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We booked our trip at 3pm for 3:15pm cruise but We were late to our cruise 5mins due to unexpected traffic and we were told that if we missed it we lost it and we were not offered any options even there were places abailable in the next cruises so we basically lost £65 booking fee. Very poor customer service and very greedy attitude
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Date of experience: May 2021
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