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Could not fault the service

Staff, food and venue made a great short break for us and our dog. Nothing was too much trouble and... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Bradford, United Kingdom
Beautiful lake

Lovely place to spend time beside the lake or to walk around. Access from the lake to the fells... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Co. Durham
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Ennerdale Bridge, Cleator CA23 3AS, England
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All reviewslake districtcar parkbeautiful lakeoff the beaten trackwell worth a visitlovely walkround the lakeblack sailhalf waybe carefulsunny daycoast to coast walklittle bitwell worth the effortget away from it allfree parkingyouth hostel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Staff, food and venue made a great short break for us and our dog. Nothing was too much trouble and we will be back at sometime in the future.

Thank michaeljp2011
Reviewed 1 week ago

Decided to drive round to Ennerdale to escape the Chaos of Keswick / Borrowdale whilst camping at Braithwaite. Took about half an hour to the car park at the Lake edge. Did circular walk 6.5.miles and went up on the right hand side and back...More

1  Thank podder
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to spend time beside the lake or to walk around. Access from the lake to the fells for walking and back in Ennerdale bridge there are cafes and pubs for meals.

Thank Drybourne
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parked up at the end of a narrow long country lane at Bowness Knott. The parking was free !! Had a fantastic walk. The scenery here is delightful and traffic free after the car park.

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous walk around the Lake, with or without a dog. Part of the Coast to Coast walk and good for cycling.

Thank Brenda J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Good walk with great views. Little bit of scrambling involved, which was interesting when you have 2nr gun dogs :) Weather did us proud.

Thank Les P
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is my local lake, and often come walking here. There are two car parks, one near Ennerdale Bridge, and one more difficullt to access, at Bowness Knott. There is a great variety of walks, for all abilities and lengths. I usualy do a loop...More

1  Thank alisdair t
Reviewed 9 June 2018

Slightly tricky to find, the western-most lake in the Lake District is well worth the effort to find. The pristine lake is set against a pristine mountain backdrop and surrounded by forrested areas ideal for exploration. There were decent paths around the area I visited,...More

Thank Englishman-in-theUSA
Reviewed 27 May 2018

We walked around the whole lake which took us nearly 5 hours. The path is fairly flat but it is very rocky so be sure to take a good pair of walking shoes. There was only really one tricky part which involved some minor scrambling...More

1  Thank Kath1722
Reviewed 22 May 2018

The lake is a short distance from Ennerdale Bridge and well signposted. There is a gravel car park which at the height of the season will fill up quickly. The lake is a five minute walk away past the ongoing works which are clearly explained...More

1  Thank 2010mustang
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