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We have visited this lake many times and always enjoy it. It is great at all times of year. There... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
Afternoon Energy Burn-off

Fairhaven Lake is great, yes it’s changed since 1987 when there was proper boating! But now, The... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Ben L
Lytham St Anne's, United Kingdom
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Fairhaven Lake is one of the borough's most popular attractions. Nestled between Lytham and St Anne's, a salt water lake, positioned directly on the coast next to Granny's Bay and Stanner Bank. Enjoy the many recreational facilities provided...more
Inner Promenade, Lytham St Anne's FY8 1BD, England
+44 1253 725610
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Reviewed yesterday

We have visited this lake many times and always enjoy it. It is great at all times of year. There are ducks swans geese and moorhens around, boats in the summer, trips on the larger boat in summer and plenty of benches to sit on....More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Fairhaven Lake is great, yes it’s changed since 1987 when there was proper boating! But now, The Pirates Cove is great, the kids love it. The cafe is average but this review is all about entertainment and Fairhaven is great.

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We always sit in the conservatory as we have dogs and now it's quite warm. They serve nice food, always fresh.

Thank poppy053
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fairhaven Lake is a must for anyone that just wants to have a leisurely stroll around the lake, watching the birdlife and small boats on the lake, there is a bowling green and tennis courts for the more active and a good play area for...More

Thank markp0mfret
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I absolutely love going here no matter what the weather is like. It's a lovely place to have a wander round, go on the boats and play in the park. Can quite happily spend all day here and not get tired of it.

Thank LynseyLoo09
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were doing a whistle stop look around Lytham St Annes and among other places had a walk around the park. Mostly because I wanted to go and see the Spitfire on display that I had seen driving by while at work once, but also...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On a sunny day there is no better local walk than around this lovely lake. Lots of parking, places for a coffee or an ice-cream, mini golf or you can hire a boat. Well worth a visit on a day out

Thank Chestertripper
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely love going here with the dogs too would recommend to anyone a free chilled day in a gorgeous place

Thank royston33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family love Fairhaven Lake, from the youngest @ 5 years old to the oldest @ 85 years old. There’s plenty of free parking, two play areas, tennis courts, mini golf (very mini), a cafe, boat hire, ice cream van, cafe serving lovely fresh food...More

Thank Navigator766164
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a little gem located between Lytham and St Annes. A large lake with a history as a busy fishing port. Now it provides lovely walk around the lake, Play park for the little ones. Boats on the lake, A Cafe, Ice Creams and...More

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Danielle L
9 August 2018|
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Response from janeamison | Reviewed this property |
No. There are no crabs in the lake.
24 June 2018|
Response from RuthT988 |
Motor boat £7-50 for 20mins. Rowing boat/canoes £5-50 for 20mins. June 2018
23 June 2018|
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Response from CarrieAnne52 | Reviewed this property |
I think it was £6 approx for 15 mins with my 3 grandchildren