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Kielder Waterside

Kielder NE48 1BT, England
+44 1434 251000
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Lots to do.

I can only write about Lakeside for a day. We had a fab day walking, sitting in squirrel hide... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Darlington, United Kingdom
via mobile
Complete relaxation and luxury!

I have stayed here twice and both times had the most amazing time. The quality of the lodges... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Solihull, UK
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  • Poor3%
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“hot tub” (32 reviews)
“on site” (31 reviews)
“boat inn” (23 reviews)
Kielder NE48 1BT, England
+44 1434 251000
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I can only write about Lakeside for a day. We had a fab day walking, sitting in squirrel hide plenty of lovely birds but no squirrels. Notes in log book squirrels had been seen twice that morning. Great place to sit in peace. Beautiful new...More

Thank boydy73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have stayed here twice and both times had the most amazing time. The quality of the lodges, the food, the service is truly 5 star. The lodges are definitely as comfortable as any home! Afternoons in the hot tub overlooking the lake ensured we...More

1  Thank Flemos
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting on an overcast day in May meant it was fairly quiet, but that meant you could enjoy it all the more. Kielder itself is obviously a great backdrop, and there was lots of different activities going on. Biking, fishing, walking all used the Waterside...More

Thank Dave A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Just back from our family holiday and we enjoyed it so much that I've now booked again for next year. It was a wonderful holiday in a lovely lodge in the most idealic setting. On arrival we were given a glass of prosecco, which we...More

Thank Dorothy1973
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place to visit fantastic views so peace full and quite we stay in the lodges that are 5 star very well equipped and well looked after great swimming pool and spa also some lodges have hot tubs excellent , this is an or-some...More

Thank Izzarda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The park was easy to find via SatNav, and was off the only road around the dam. I arrived slightly before the check-in time of 4pm, and was offered a glass of Prosecco while waiting. I was given a very warm welcome by Louise, who...More

Thank youngsterdave76
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well done Leaplish on your new woodland lodges. We were the first occupiers of no 35 a 6 berth swim tub. These are serious competition for Forest Holiday lovers. Well appointed branded quality equipment; Dolce Gusto, Le Crueset, Judge, PS4, Bose bluetooth speaker etc.. wine...More

Thank SueWeston70
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Everything from booking to arrival to the lodge we stayed in was first class. We were greeted in reception with a glass of prosecco, given a full run down of facilities and events. The lodge itself was the otterstone superior and it was absolutely beautiful....More

Thank Hayley E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Do not be fooled by what any internet searches throw up - we called in today only to be told that they no longer accept caravans or campervans. You need to look elsewhere.

1  Thank Chris H
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Enjoyed a morning at Leaplish and started with a walk, with our youngest cycling, along part of the waterside path. It's a picturesque walk with views across Kielder and the route winds in and out of the forest. Parking was £5 for the day and...More

Thank Carolyne C
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Hello we are booked into number 15 we have a child with us that uses a wheelchair sometimes and also a adult with walking diffuculties is your site suitable for us when we booked the holiday we where told the lodge has steps which is fine but was told nothing about a hill. Can you let us know if this holiday place is suitable for people with mobility issues
24 May 2017|
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Response from francesca w | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your enquiry. I have sent you a private message with some details in, Thank you
Nikki E
Does the park have wifi ?
21 January 2017|
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Response from bmw563 | Reviewed this property |
no, and we could not get a phone signal. The bar & restaurant were closed new year week so we could not access there wifi
Hi we will be visiting the lake in the near future and wondered if you take your own inflatable dingy - where can you set off from - are there different places apart from Leaplish around Kielder Water that you can park close to the water edge ? thanks
14 August 2016|
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Response from 2BsinaPod | Reviewed this property |
Hi. We booked with the intention of taking our inflatable kayak on the lake. On arrival we were told we were not permitted to take the kayak on unless we had passed a specific course and had extensive insurance. We were then... More