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Rudyard Lake

Lake Road, Rudyard, Leek ST13 8XB, England
+44 1538 306280
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Tranquil

This is a lovely area for a peaceful walk, time to reflect or just get exercise in the great... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jenny629
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uk
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Rudyard lakeside cafe

Have reviewed this little cafe before last year and visited many times since then , even over the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
123janey10
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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  • Very good33%
  • Average3%
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“lovely walk”(16 reviews)
“rudyard hotel”(12 reviews)
“steam train”(18 reviews)
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Lake Road, Rudyard, Leek ST13 8XB, England
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+44 1538 306280
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"small cafe"
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"wonderful place to visit"
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"lovely spot"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a lovely area for a peaceful walk, time to reflect or just get exercise in the great outdoors.

Thank Jenny629
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have reviewed this little cafe before last year and visited many times since then , even over the Christmas period , with family , dogs, or mostly with my parents ( both elderly ) who love sitting in their car eating a bacon and cheese...More

1  Thank 123janey10
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Called here while in the area. What a great place. Lovely walk around the lake. Great little tea room. Little railwayline runs part way round. Shame it wasn't running the day we visited, but a great excuse for us to call here again when it...More

Thank DerbyshireCook
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We started off from the Rudyard railway station and rode to the lake on the lovely little train. We arrived at the lake and walked over the dam. This is a bit of a walk but there are plenty of seats on the way to...More

Thank Julie R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Tucked away in north staffordshire Rudyard lake has something for every body, for those wishing to sail two sailing clubs, a light railway for those who wish for a little nostalgia and some excellent walks for those who wish for a little more activity. The...More

Thank Daveshent
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

I took my labrador for a walk around the lake. It is simply stunning. The weather stayed good throughout the trundle through the woods, Kaiser, my labrador loved jumping in the lake and retrieving his ball. Thoroughly recommend this place!

Thank Mark A
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Reviewed 12 March 2018

The walk around the lake is fairly flat and undemanding, which is great as it allows you to look about. There is an interesting range of birds. The houses cover a spectrum from splendid to quirky. The sailing club adds to the variety. Last but...More

Thank Sa1lor
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

A fantastic place to take a walk or a ride on your bike. Great for young children to play or take their bike for a ride. Just a great place to chill out. A cafe is open at the main part of the daytime that...More

Thank Diane S
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

First time all the way around the lake ,most of the walk has good ground there's not much rough paths no good for wheel chairs, There is a cafe for light lunches ,tea coffee etc,also a hotel which dose pub meals

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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Love this place, Beautiful throughout all seasons. Great for walkers or walking your dog. Grab a tea/coffee at the cafe and sit and take in the beautiful scenery.

Thank Linda H
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Theresa A
16 April 2018|
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Response from Charles_and_Susan | Reviewed this property |
hi Theresa Although it wouldn't be possible to get all the way round due to uneven paths and paths across the fields, I wouldn't let that stop you from visiting. there is a flat path along one side of the lake which follows... More
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billybream2015
10 September 2017|
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Response from Brian E | Reviewed this property |
Large shoals.
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Carol B
22 May 2017|
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Response from voyageuse6024 | Reviewed this property |
I'm afraid I can't help with this one - we don't have a dog.
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