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Haweswater reservoir was created in 1929 as a reservoir for Manchester. In so doing, the settlements of Mardale and Measand were demolished. It is on the famous Coast 2 Coast walking path and many people visit the area when the water levels are low to see the remains of the settlements. Haweswater has a great range of holiday accommodation as well as a great selection of attractions and things to do. Check out the key information on the right and then explore the Haweswater holiday accommodation listed below.
Grid Ref: NY 480 140
Map: Explorer map OL5
Stats: 4 miles long and ½ mile wide
Fells: Place Fell, High Street, Harter Fell, Kidsty Pike
View on Map: Haweswater on a map
More info: Haweswater Tourist Info
Things to do: Haweswater
There are also a number of attractions around Haweswater, including Shap Abbey.
Nearby Ullswater is a popular venue for sailing, and there are many boat hire businesses, including the Glenridding Sailing Centre. For those looking to explore the lake in a more relaxed manner, then the famous Ullswater Steamers sail from Glenridding to Howtown and Pooley Bridge. It is also a great place for fishing. Click here for more info on fishing in Ullswater.
As well as sailing, boating and cruising on the lake itself, Haweswater is surrounded by some great hill-
Helvellyn Cottages are 2 pet friendly cottages in Glenridding, near Ullswater. Old miners cottages refurbished to a high standard offering self catering for 4 people in each adjoining holiday cottage. Ideally located at the foot of Helvellyn. More on Helvellyn Cottages ...
Featured Holiday Accommodation near Haweswater
Please click the links above to find the best Hotel, B&B, cottage and camping holiday accommodation in the Haweswater area, or explore the nearby towns and villages, such as Patterdale, Glenridding to the west and in the east Bampton, Shap and Kendal.
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