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Low Wood Bay Watersports Centre

Low Wood Ambleside Road | Low Wood Bay, Windermere LA23 1LP, England
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Extremely rude and unfriendly staff (dinghy hire)

***This review is for hiring a dinghy*** We phoned ahead to this centre to check if we could take... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2018
Crazysal
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
Canoe hire

We hired a two man canoe for two hours and had a great time, loved that it was hourly rather than... read more

Reviewed 13 October 2017
PrincessPenelopeAFK
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Low Wood Bay Watersports Centre, with its extensive range of equipment and an inspiring setting against a backdrop of the Lakeland fells is a great location for getting out on the water. We offer a wide variety of watersports instruction and boat hire suitable for all ages and abilities.
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“water skiing” (6 reviews)
“wake boarding” (4 reviews)
“two hours” (7 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Low Wood Ambleside Road | Low Wood Bay, Windermere LA23 1LP, England
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Reviewed May 1, 2018

***This review is for hiring a dinghy*** We phoned ahead to this centre to check if we could take out a boat without showing copies of our level 2 RYA certificates as we had left them at home. We were told that was fine, we...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

We hired a two man canoe for two hours and had a great time, loved that it was hourly rather than only having a half or full day option. The people were very friendly and we spotted two otters whilst we were on the Lake!!...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2017

I went to Low Wood Bay Watersports Centre for my first time Fly Boarding. It was abosolutely superb and I had an absolute blast. The Centre is very well run and well organised. After checking in, the provided me with a wetsuit and safety vest,...More

Thank LMappley
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Reviewed August 23, 2017

Took 3 grumpy teenagers,and brought back 3 happy bunnies.we took them water boarding/ water skiing,and had a ball. Well looked after by Marcus who was great fun making the boys feel at ease.this experience is a must for everyone who comes to the lakes.

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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

Sent the kids off kayaking with an instructor(Michael) for a couple of hours around the lake...the kids had the best time and have been begging to go back...instructor was brilliant with the kids...highly recommended

Thank Sheena C
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Reviewed August 19, 2017

I visited this centre on Wednesday 16.8.17 for a sailing lesson. Straight away I received a life jacket. I had to wait a few minutes for the instructor Abby. I was then showed the different functions of the "Laser Pico" boat. I was then taken...More

Thank SnarledComic1
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

We've been to Low Wood Bay for taster sessions in sailing and kayaking for each of the last three years, and have always had a great time. They always seem to have space available, and instructors have always been very patient with our incompetence. Highly...More

Thank GlynEvans
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Reviewed August 15, 2017 via mobile

Facilities are good, very easy booking process, equipment is all in a great condition and there's a huge range of on water activities! We chose paddleboarding this time. My only criticism of this place is the changing rooms... Unless I've missed them, then the toilet...More

Thank Tony M
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Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

Only thirty pounds for a lovely Self ride on like Windermere for an hour. Life jackets provided and it's very easy to drive.

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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

A brilliant morning for hubby and 5 yr old daughter to do kayaking in a double kayak. The team here we're really well organised despite it being busy. My daughter and husband were in their wet suits and kayak within approx 15 mins of arrival....More

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