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Great local lake

Very nice lake with a dock, rafts and a restaurant/bar. We went with locals, which is probably... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Mike O
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Chevy Chase, Maryland, United States
A nice peaty lake surrounded by what is essentially a peaty bog

Your first summer dip in the lake will always be memorable; it's peaty water so you don't see much... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Los T
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Herrliberg, Switzerland
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“beautiful lake”(17 reviews)
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Schwarzsee, Kitzbuhel 6370, Austria
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 15 January 2015

What fun this lake is.. Located in between Kircberg and Kitzbuhel, head down with friends or family for a grew day out. Parking is plentiful. Entry for an adult is 4 euro's. Theres great facilities such as, changing rooms, restaurant, bar, and waterspouts rental. Head...More

3  Thank royclarke61
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 24 August 2013

This appeared to be a nice lake. However, there seems to be no limit on numbers going into the decking areas, meaning there are so many people you can barely move and you are going to have to step over countless sunbathers to find your...More

1  Thank James P
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All reviews beautiful lake pleasant walk round the lake swimming area minute walk black lake admire the view plenty of seats changing facilities an easy walk hot weather popular with locals fantastic swimming motor boat superb views entry fee walking around
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very nice lake with a dock, rafts and a restaurant/bar. We went with locals, which is probably recommended. It didn't seem part of the regular tourist offering.

Thank Mike O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Your first summer dip in the lake will always be memorable; it's peaty water so you don't see much below the surface. But don't worry, jump in and enjoy it. There are lots of decks to lay on, the last time we were there, areas...More

Thank Los T
Reviewed 30 September 2018

Nothing special . Good for a swim if you like swimming in Alpine Lakes .Better to have an ice cream and watch

Thank johnpZ4299KQ
Reviewed 28 September 2018

What a beautiful lake to walk around, surrounded by majestic mountains and at end of the walk you can enjoy some tasty treats from the outside cafe!

Thank lynamy424
Reviewed 18 September 2018

A beautiful lake set among the surrounding mountains which provides a great alternative to climbing or walking around those mountains. It is particularly good for those who enjoy being on or in the water as it is an unexpectedly warm lake! There are bathing facilities,...More

Thank Odyssey796503
Reviewed 16 September 2018

I found to walk from the Alpenhotel Kitzbühelend end of the lake to be the best, there is a nice meditation garden and an option to go away from the lake on a longer walk. Part of the way around the lake is blocked by...More

Thank CatherinevSymons
Reviewed 16 September 2018

The hills may be alive but they are hard work so if you fancy a day off hiking the Alp the Black lake is easily accesable from Kitzbuhel by a 20 minute walk along the Romanweg or a 2 euro bus ride or train journey...More

Thank Martin P
Reviewed 13 September 2018

this is a beautiful and peaceful, you can stay a full day just admiring the place ,you can hire a boat ,swim, fish or just sunbath or take an easy walk around the lake there is a restaurant at both ends of the lake to...More

Thank prescott27
Reviewed 29 August 2018

If your visiting this area a visit to this lake is a must. You can have a pleasant walk round or you can drive around in a little motor boat. You can swim if you get too hot and there a coule of nice restaurants

Thank steveandedith
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We spent a fabulous day here whilst on holiday about three weeks ago. You can swim and there are many facilities to get changed. Lovely place.

Thank LyndaMKenny
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30 May 2017|
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Response from EuroChik | Reviewed this property |
At the entrance to the lake there is access to the lake plus areas where you can have a picnic, however, all around the lake has spots you can picnic and access the lake quite easily. Beautiful place, enjoy!
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Response from NewmansTravel | Reviewed this property |
Actually, from the town center, it is relatively flat, maybe a shallow incline, but not seriously "uphill". Kitzbühel also has wonderful sidewalks and paths that make any walk easy. It is 1.6 miles or 2.7km from the Museum... More
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