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Hornsea Mere

Hornsea, England
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Good fun!

We visited the Mere as part of our visit to Hornsea. There is a putting green, cafe, gift shop and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Val G
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
Good place to relax

Lots of goose,very nice place for familly.They have a nice restaurant,free parking,go for a few... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2018
alin s
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The Largest freshwater lake in Yorkshire and listed as one of the Severn Natural Wonders of Britain. For boating and sightseeing of nature
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“rowing boat” (33 reviews)
“feed the ducks” (15 reviews)
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Hornsea, England
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"rowing boat"
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"feed the ducks"
in 15 reviews
"pitch and putt"
in 6 reviews
"eggs benedict"
in 5 reviews
"boat house"
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"gift shop"
in 9 reviews
"waters edge"
in 3 reviews
"car park"
in 11 reviews
"lovely place"
in 13 reviews
"nice cafe"
in 8 reviews
"well worth a visit"
in 14 reviews
"sunny day"
in 8 reviews
"free parking"
in 7 reviews
"great fun"
in 7 reviews
"hidden gem"
in 6 reviews
"cake"
in 4 reviews
"few hours"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited the Mere as part of our visit to Hornsea. There is a putting green, cafe, gift shop and a boat ride with one of the most entertaining and informed guides I have ever met. I highly recommend this attraction.

2  Thank Val G
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Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Lots of goose,very nice place for familly.They have a nice restaurant,free parking,go for a few hours.

Thank alin s
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Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

I love going to the Mere as i have since been a child iny first visit since the flood and it was nice to seeing look grea. The cafe and gift shop is reasonably priced and work a visit.

Thank Philipguest
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We regularly visit the Mere, it's full of action any day of the week and the views across the mere are ever changing. There is a gift shop & a café on site, the drinks are reasonably priced and the variety of cakes...oh my gosh,...More

Thank Val A
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

We were looking forward to the views and a cuppa. We pulled in to the start of the access road at 3.40, to find them locking up the gate for the day. 3.30 closing on a Saturday, half-term week - really? The Mere should be...More

1  Thank JohnOzCovUK
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

A very nice place to spend the afternoon either boating on the lake or just watching all the different birds all round the lake. We called in the cafe for a latte,the strongest cup of coffee I have ever had just left it, Would have...More

1  Thank kimerobin
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Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

Normally, being so close to the sea, you wouldn't bother going to an inland lake, but this is really nice with boats for hire, assorted water sports lessons, pitch-and-put course and a very nice little cafe in a good spot in the bank. It gets...More

1  Thank whothefox
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Reviewed 16 September 2017

Not had a meal there yet but all looks good. Service good, popular place to visit, free parking, good views of the mere

Thank sunnygirl081
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

Called for a coffee one morning and returned for breakfast to the Mere cafe. Lovely food and beautiful views across the Mere. Really good, nice staff, very clean and attractive facility.

Thank Anita B
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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

What a lovely hidden gem in the gorgeous Hornsea. You can miss the sign as you look to turn right from Hornsea so take it slow. Lots of friendly geese and ducks to welcome you. We took the boys out on a rowing boat which...More

Thank LisaBrid
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Con H
22 May 2017|
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Response from CP1866 | Reviewed this property |
You will find the gates locked at certain times of the year, but only the Christmas holidays.... There is a bird hide at the Wassand Estate side, you can get day tickets. The site is an SSSI. Access on the road between... More
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tippy990
26 February 2017|
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Response from Kim K | Reviewed this property |
I've never seen one in there but there is plenty of seating outside.
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James N
19 January 2017|
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Response from Tracy D | Reviewed this property |
Yes we took ours with us
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