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Spent many weekends winsurfing, and canoeing around the lake, great for children, tuition available... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
ameslesmondo46
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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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We came here as a couple and our dog while staying in Llandrillo. We were able to take our dog for... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sarah R
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Ellesmere Port, United Kingdom
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Bala Lake Warden Pensarn Road, Snowdonia National Park, Bala LL23 7SR, Wales
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Spent many weekends winsurfing, and canoeing around the lake, great for children, tuition available lakeside and in Bala, A great cycling route around the lake , with cycle path and quiet lanes. For railway enthusiasts there is a narrow gauge steam train that run the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here as a couple and our dog while staying in Llandrillo. We were able to take our dog for a lovely walk and into the lake to. We thoroughly enjoyed it! Surrounded in beautiful greenery and close to the town centre too.

Thank Sarah R
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a nice spot if you want to eat lunch. Parking is pay by the hour. There is a car park on site and free restrooms. You can rent canoes, windsurfers, kayaks and also use your own water equipment as there is a dock....More

Thank Sissy2807
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A substantial picturesque lake alongside the beautiful town of bala. Plenty of parking and lots to see and do.

Thank Taur033
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

There is a watersports facility next to the lake where you can hire all sorts of equipment. It is reasonably priced and offers a good couple of hours of watersports. The lake is very picturesque and very relaxing. I saw an advert for a Lakeside...More

Thank JV_SWUK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake is excellent for yachts etc but has very little to excite although we saw a military aircraft flying low overhead

Thank Steve D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Drive the back road side of the lake (slowly) and enjoy the views. Maybe stop at Pale Hall for afternoon tea. There are gorgeous mountain views on this route. Alternatively take the lake railway.

Thank KMN04
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We sat near the lake drinking wine and eating home made sandwiches; the only thing missing was a lot of sun, but it did not rain, so we enjoyed the morning.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love this place as a stop over for our trips to North Wales. Sadly the locals could put more of an effort into being nicer and more welcoming. I struggled to understand the local Welsh language on the parking ticket machine and asked for help...More

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Bala Lake is well worth a visit. We took our own kayak and dinghy to launch at the campsite we chose for our holiday (Glan Llyn). The Activity Centre at the lake offers a selection of boats and equipment to hire at reasonable prices. A...More

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NikkiG06
12 September 2018|
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Response from J0b_27 | Reviewed this property |
You can park right by the lake on a carpark - very reasonable or some free side of road parking towards town which is very close by - you can picnic right in front of lake, with toilet and shower facility right by lake, cafe... More
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Dud9
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Hi , This information may be obtained by contacting as below: Bala Adventure & Watersports -Telephone: 01678 521615
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