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“fish inn” (26 reviews)
“honister pass” (36 reviews)
“beautiful lake” (39 reviews)
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Lake District, Buttermere, England
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Reviewed 4 days ago

A beautiful part of the world. Excellent opportunity for photos and just to enjoy the stunning views, A nice easy ramble on good paths all around the lake. Well worth a visit

Thank nmaidwell123
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Spectacular walk with friends. Easy walk around beautiful lake in the autumn sunshine ☀️. Well worth a trip .

Thank sconnyla
Reviewed 1 week ago

A beautiful lake in the heart of fantastic scenery, we walked around the lake in Autumn and the surrounding colouring the hills were stunning. The walk is fairly straight forward and passes some waterfalls. Even though the car park was fairly busy the whole area...More

Thank MarkandJulieDavis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must do place to visit with either low level lake walks or higher fell walks all with stunning scenery. Popular with dog walkers and the 'beach' on the road side of the lake had many deposits where the owners can't be bothered to pick...More

Thank Keffano
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nestled beneath Honister Pass and the great central fells and the majestic Newlands Pass this is the most perfect tranquil spot. Not surprisingly it is one of the most photographed areas of the Lake District. With such narrow and windy roads on all sides it...More

Thank boyesy43
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent area for walking, with Alfred Wainwrights favourite place “Haystacks”. There are low level lake walks and high fell walks that suit all tastes.

Thank Glyn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoy this low level walk around the lake great with dogs although there are parts with sheep so ensure you get them on a lead. good pubs in buttermere after the walk we always go to the bridge hotel. Parking a bit pricy...More

Thank stumagoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a lovely lake & a really nice walk, about 5 miles round. We like to walk it clockwise as you get the awkward parts done first(a bit rocky & big roots across the path)then a lovely walk, on what was a lovely day...More

Thank Fussyteam
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buttermere is such a stunning lake, whether the weather is good or not. The drive into the valley from Borrowdale over Honister pass is breathtaking and the views are stunning. Once in the valley the walk around the lake is good - plenty places for...More

Thank Derek P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This lake is extraordinary. The photography which can obtained here are spectacular. Access is by road, from Cockermouth in the north west; from Borrowdale via the Honister Pass; or from Braithwaite and the Newlands Valley via Newlands Hause. Recommended.

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LondonlouR
2 August 2017|
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Response from ZillNiazi | Reviewed this property |
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MrsNKey
4 April 2017|
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Response from Kevin H | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Personally I think that would be difficult. There are a number of styles to negotiate and one section requires you to cycle on the road before returning to the lakeside and that section would be particularly difficult as... More
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pampow
3 February 2017|
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Response from Nully_12 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, we are currently in the Lakes this week and I would recommend Grassmere instead of Buttermere to take dogs. There are several dog friendly hotels and bars in Grassmere. Also lots of great walks for dogs as long as you... More
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