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A beautiful spot

After a walk on Grasmere shore, this was a very pleasant place to stop for refreshments on the way... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Westhill, United Kingdom
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Peaceful Stop Off

During our visit to the Lake District over the weekend (5th-8th July), we stopped off here for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dunoon, United Kingdom
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World famous tea and coffee garden with romantic rowing boats for hire on the shore of gentle Grasmere.
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Boat landing, Grasmere LA22 9PX, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a walk on Grasmere shore, this was a very pleasant place to stop for refreshments on the way back to the village. Lovely coffees and juices. Regrettably it was too close to dinner to try a cream scone; others were having them and they...More

Thank ScotlandAliH
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful location, lovely pot of Grasmere tea in a most beautiful tea pot! Highly recommend a visit!

Thank Jane S
Reviewed 1 week ago

During our visit to the Lake District over the weekend (5th-8th July), we stopped off here for a little rest on one of our walks. Sitting with a refreshment from the onsite cafe overlooking the breathtaking backdrop is a must when visiting Grasmere. We will...More

Thank LouWal04
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here on our way back from a walk round the Lake, hot and ready for a sit down. The staff were very pleasant, and we had a couple of ice creams and a cold drink. There was plenty of seating, with a lovely...More

Thank mumandgirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by the owner of our B&B- whilst walking around Rydal and Grasmere we wanted to stop somewhere for a drink and we wanted to try and get a boat so this place was perfect. £15 for a boat for...More

Thank Grob16
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We hired a rowing boat from this tearoom. Such a nice pleasant young man, very friendly and gave excellent safety instructions etc. Rowing on the lake for an hour was so nice, a romantic trip with such beautiful scenery and wildlife. Much better than sailing...More

Thank Helen T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped by here last week on our return from a walk. It's a pretty simple cafe by the Lake side with glorious views. We did not meet the owner- just the young staff who were serving coffee and looking after the boats. They were...More

Thank helensuz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yes this is a lovely spot to sit and enjoy the scenery but be aware that there is a price to be paid. We were charged £2.95 for a small tub of Lakeland ice cream which we later saw in the garden centre cafe up...More

Thank Owl34
faerymere, Owner at Faeryland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

So £2.95 for a tub of English Lakes Ice Cream - the same price it’s been for the last 4 years - with the opportunity to sit a while on our deck or in our garden, enjoying the beautiful views (as well as use our...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This little place is in a beautiful location right on the waterfront of Grasmere lake. There are so many teas to chose from and the smell was amazing! The scones we had were tasty and very fresh, and the ducks knew how good they were...More

Thank Gillian B
Reviewed 13 June 2018 via mobile

Wile on one of the walks around Grasmere. We stopped in here for a coffee. It really is a quaint little place. For outside are right it's beautiful with a bit of a sun trap and some shade to suit all people. There are even...More

Thank taz112m
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Naomi C
16 July 2018|
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Response from Lynsey F | Reviewed this property |
£15 for the hire and £10 deposit I think. You can go on the website to check.
19 May 2016|
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Response from emeraldandgold | Reviewed this property |
Hi Gemma, Im sorry but I really don't know. Can you call the company? Hope you have a lovely trip. Best Wishes