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A lovely walk

Always go for a walk when I visit and treated myself to an ice cream this time. There is a cafe... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Mazza M
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London, United Kingdom
Lovely Winter Day Out

Lovely area for a nice little walk out. Shame the boat trip weren't on, but still definitely worth... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Greensheep83
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Clitheroe, 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
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Inner Promenade, Lytham St Anne's FY8 1BD, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Always go for a walk when I visit and treated myself to an ice cream this time. There is a cafe and toilets with a park and picnic area.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Mazza M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely area for a nice little walk out. Shame the boat trip weren't on, but still definitely worth a visit. Lovely scenery and a great little cafe for a stop off.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Greensheep83
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good place to walk or sit down and relax. There is a cafe by the lake to eat and enjoy the scenery in addition there is a play area for children to have fun. The lake itself is beautiful.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sudkhanoom
Reviewed 2 November 2018

Very good we only had a cake but the hot food other people had looked good. It is also open all through winter (closed Monday except in school hols).

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Q3613LAjenniferm
Reviewed 25 October 2018

A very attractive part of the seafront between St Annes and Lytham, with pathways, a nice ice cream kiosk, and an RSPB visitor centre, with volunteers able to point out the several species of water birds on the lake. Good parking, although can get fairly...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank robinhenshaw
Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

We stumbled on Fairhaven Lake whilst visiting Lytham St Annes. It’s quite a large lake with boating and plenty of wildlife. A very nice place to enjoy an afternoon

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank albeback1
Reviewed 3 October 2018

I walked from stannes to find such a lovely spot was terrific bird life boats to hire cafe toilets and nice seat by the lake.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 83daisy
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Fairhaven Lake is situated between Lytham and St Anne’s. There is a smooth, tarmac, path all the way around the Lake. It is sheltered from the winds coming off the sea by trees and the sea wall. There are benches to sit on and also...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AlanT2649
Reviewed 2 October 2018

I live within walking distance so am often walking round with the dog. Such a beautiful, tranquil area at any time of year. Lovely cafe which allows dogs if not too busy. An RSPB shop and info centre next door. Boats for hire depending on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sylvia I
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Loved this walking area, very interesting history on the Spitfire at the far end, A couple of steep paths to go up or run down! Nice café as well, Good view of the sea from the grassy bank. A great place for a sunny days...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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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.
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BlackpoolJo
24 June 2018|
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Response from RuthT988 |
Motor boat £7-50 for 20mins. Rowing boat/canoes £5-50 for 20mins. June 2018
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Dani8600
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
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