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Lake District, Buttermere, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of best and peaceful place. If you want to describe in few words than it's God own country...must visit place...

Thank harshad h
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely walk if you want a moderately easy walk, although there are more challenging of shoots if that is what you want. Mainly a good dry path, some muddy bits if it has been wet. there is a café next to the car park...More

Thank geordieboy_9
Reviewed 1 week ago

the drive to this Lake from east or west is amazing, its natural beauty is breath taking, Buttermere itself is a small village but weather you drive to it from Keswick, or Borrowdale both drives are worth doing, once you've seen it you'll return for...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We decided to do the Buttermere Lakeshore walk because it was advertised as an easy, pretty walk. We were not disappointed. At just under 5 miles, it takes a couple of hours but it is well worth it. There is a point at the far...More

Thank Elisabeth H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Well worth a visit to enjoy the stunning views. Recommend a walk around the lake to appreciate its amazing location. You can enjoy a drink or a bite to eat in various cafes and hotels. Easy access to many of the surrounding fells if you...More

Thank 999kermit
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Having driven up a fantastic single track road with breathtaking views we arrived in Buttermere village. A tiny village with a small old church, a couple of pubs and a farm shop. We had lunch in the pub which was fine and they then allowed...More

2  Thank witekwojas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of my favourite lakes. I did a circuit from Keswick, going by Honister Pass and returning by Newlans Pass - both very beautiful. There are two pubs serving food in Buttermere. The walk round the Lake is very beautiful and very easy - all...More

Thank Ian B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Buttermere is like many areas in the Lake District, stunning. A body of water surrounded by some beautiful fells which can also be explored. Haystacks, Fleetwith Pike, Grasmoor, Red Pike, Haystacks and the list goes on. The circular walk is a low level one. From...More

Thank LydiaCarlisle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very nice place to go for a walk round the lake. It has very nice views all over the lake, even on a rainy day.

Thank Luke H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The area is not easily accessible with much single track road but the trip is well worth the effort. Useful National Trust car park at one ned of the lake as a base for walking and Bridge Hotel for eating. Complete the trip with a...More

Thank DavidJHopcroft
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3 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
2 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
25 July 2016|
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Response from Yeasin M | Reviewed this property |
Not so sure if there is any bus service to buttermere. Didn't see any bus there tbh. Everyone actually go there with their own car or 4WD.