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Nice place for walking, jogging or watersports

Was there for one hour. It is very nice as there is a lot of activity for rowing clubs and for... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Arad, Romania
via mobile
Team building event here, nice location

We came here one afternoon with a team building company. We spent time building rafts and then... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2017
Karen G
Glenside, Pennsylvania
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28 May 2018
“Nice place for walking, jogging or watersports”
9 Jul 2018
“Good try, and a first chance to offer a ”beach” in the Ruhrgebiet”
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Platz Werdener Feintuchwerke, 45239 Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

The swimmable area is very small, but the total area and offerings around is bigger. A lot of brought-in sand give a beach feeling, though the sand don’t touch the water. Big area for picnic and other recreational sports are offered.

Thank Tobias W
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

Was there for one hour. It is very nice as there is a lot of activity for rowing clubs and for relaxing. You have a 12 km walk around the lake or stop for lunch at the few restaurants. There is also a private sandy...More

1  Thank Silviu_Iso
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Apple trees and ducks are attractive. Boat Journey may get attention. It's good for cycling as well as running.

1  Thank Nafi M
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We came here one afternoon with a team building company. We spent time building rafts and then rowing them in the river. The beach area is nice, with plenty of chairs. This would be a great place to come cool off during the heat. Nice...More

1  Thank Karen G
Reviewed 6 June 2016

You can go for a walk, go for a boat ride, find a nice restaurant or have a nice beer or ice cream here. It a really nice outdoor spot for locals and visitors alike.

1  Thank Ziganki
Reviewed 1 September 2015

not a natural lake but if you are in the Ruhr area or you live there this lake is nice for a walk. Or use your inline skates to exercise. Lot of young people do in spring and summer. Some nice place to sit and...More

Thank OliverK746
Reviewed 21 September 2014

We took our kids here - ages 7-14 and were impressed with the variety of ropes courses. The guy who worked there was very professional and took half an hour to not only go over the rules and techniques but everyone also had to pass...More

1  Thank 4foolsofwonder
Reviewed 5 August 2014

We had dinner at Parkhouse Villa Hugel, overlooking Baldeneysee and it was beautiful! Perfect setting.

1  Thank 126bethk
Reviewed 5 August 2014

Its a beautiful place to take a walk around the lake. Nice view, nice benches ,restaurants available too.

Thank Uwe Jens P
Reviewed 3 August 2014

This lake is one of the very nicest places i have visited, it is a very calm area, i walked along the lake and i enjoyed it, it is very beautiful to see the panoram.

Thank Alisa Y
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