Bassenthwaite Lake. A better spot was along the A66 at the Bassenthwaite nature, Lovely lake but you can’t walk round the shore. The park nestles at the foot of the dramatic Skiddaw mountain. Bassenthwaite Lake, owned by the National Park Authority, is one of the largest at 4 miles long and 3/4 mile wide, but also one of the shallowest (70 ft). This may take a few seconds... Something went wrong. See more ideas about bassenthwaite lake, lake, lake district. We're creating your account. Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, This Lake District tour is a must for engaging with much of the dramatic, lush and picturesque scenery the Lake District has to offer. It is the most northerly of the lakes, and has no major settlements on its shores. Then over the road to Mirehouse gardens as the lovely house was sadly shut due to COVID but the gorgeous. If you are a resident of another country or region, please select the appropriate version of Tripadvisor for your country or region in the drop-down menu. The property is 2 km from the centre of Bassenthwaite.Mirehouse & Gardens is also located near the property. We brought our picnic blanket and read for a couple of hours, soaking up the scenery and taking. Description This large, mid-terraced property in Bassenthwaite is ideal for a memorable Lake District escape, a family get together or special occasion and can easily accommodate multiple couples. As well as wildlife watching, Bassenthwaite Lake is a popular spot for sailing, canoeing and fishing (for which a license is required) and the surrounding valley has ample opportunities for hiking, including the popular peaks of Skiddaw, the Lord's Seat and Ullock Pike, all of which offer spectacular views over the lake. We recommend booking e-tickets ahead of time to secure your spot since Bassenthwaite Lake can get crowded. Sep 11, 2018 - Explore Corrinne Brownhill's board "Bassenthwaite Lake" on Pinterest. I can see how it has been overlooked, a lake you drive past on the way to other swim spots, but it has lots of charm. Bassenthwaite Lake Just 100 metres from the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake, Lakeside Lodge is a 1-bedroom Cumbrian retreat 10 minutes’ drive from the centre of … Set on the shores of the beautiful Bassenthwaite Lake in the heart of the Cumbrian Lake District this tranquil park of 45, 4 and 6 berth lodges is the perfect relaxing getaway. Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges - Featuring free Wi-Fi throughout the property, Bassenthwaite Lakeside Lodges apartment is situated in Bassenthwaite, 40 km from Carlisle Lake … KAYAK searches hundreds of travel sites to help you find and book the hotel deal at South View Bassenthwaite B&B that suits you best. One of the many stunning lakes in the Lake District, Bassenthwaite stretches for 4 miles (6.4 km) amongst the hills. Search experiences with increased health and safety practices. An insight into some of the Lake Districts most closely guarded, hidden gems. $111 per night (Latest starting price for this hotel). This offers visitors a perfect location for stunning views and exploring the area. Find what to do today, this weekend, or in November. Ideal for families, just up the road, is the Bassenthwaite Lake National Nature Reserve. You can see people swimming in the lake and get limited views of the mountains. The Tour Includes: Bassenthwaite Lake is one of the largest water bodies in the English Lake District. Founding member Emma Bundock tells me about swimming its … Cockermouth Golf Club Embleton is only 2½ miles away. Lakeland villages. Bassenthwaite village is 2 miles from the shores of Bassenthwaite Lake (an ideal walk to the only official lake in the Lake District) and 2 miles from the foot of Skiddaw, the fourth highest mountain in the Lake District. 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