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Festival, Sat 17 - Sun 18 Mar 2018, free entry

Marmalade Madness Cruise

Marmalade Madness Cruise

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    Details

    To celebrate the infamous Marmalade Festival we are offering you the chance to cruise for free on our 9:30am sailing from Glenridding if you bring a jar of marmalade! You can also enjoy some complimentary toast too! Dalemain Historic Mansion & Gardens are also offering these passengers discounted entry to the festival over the weekend. All jars of marmalade we receive will be donated to the Salvation Army. Dogs welcome.

    Event details

    Dates Times
    Sat 17 - Sun 18 Mar 2018 09:30 to 09:30

    Prices

    Free entry

    free travel our 9:30am sailing from Glenridding when you bring a jar of marmalade

    Facilities

    • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
    • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
    • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)
    • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
    • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
    • Gift shopGift shop
    • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
    • Picnic sitePicnic site
    • Public toiletsPublic toilets
    • Regional Tourist Board MemberRegional Tourist Board Member
    • Welcome HostWelcome Host
    • Wheelchairs availableWheelchairs available
    • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
    • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
    • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality
    • Children welcomeChildren welcome
    • Disabled accessDisabled access
    • Dogs acceptedDogs accepted

    Enjoy light refreshments from the Pier Houses with spectacular views of the lake and surrounding mountains. Free Wi-Fi and commentary app, electric bike charging and car hire point.

    Contact

    Ullswater Steamers

    017684 82229

    Address

    The Pier House,
    Glenridding,
    Penrith,
    Cumbria,
    CA11 0US

    Directions

    Sat Nav CA11 0US. From Keswick, A66, A5091 to Aira Force, turn right onto Lake Road, Glenridding is 2 miles away.

    From the north, only 5 miles from junction 40 on the M6 onto the A66, then onto the A592 to Pooley Bridge.

    From the south, only 8 miles from Ambleside via Kirkstone Pass to Glenridding or from Bowness/Windermere.

    By bus links between Penrith and Glenridding operate all year. Telephone Traveline on 0871 200 22 33

    By train, First TransPennine Express and/or Virgin Trains,run direct train services to Penrith from London Euston and other major UK destinations.

    Parking: with charge

    Accessible by Public Transport: 5 miles from Penrith station

    Self-Assessed Accessibility Details

    Parking

    • YesDesignated parking for guests with disabilities
      • YesWithin 50 metres approx. of entrance
    • The surface of the car park and pathway leading to entrance:
      • Yesis solid
    • YesDrop-off point for guests outside entrance
    • The route from the parking area to the entrance:
      • YesHas a ramp

    Public Areas

    • Level access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift:
      • YesFrom the entrance to reception / ticket area
      • YesTo a specially adapted public toilet suitable for wheelchair users
      • YesTo the gift shop
    • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
    • YesContrast markings on clear surfaces such as glass doors
    • YesBaby changing facilities
    • YesVisitor information available in large print (14pt and over)
    • YesVisitor information available in audio format
    • YesHearing loop installed in public areas

    General

    • YesHearing loop system
    • YesSeating available for visitors with limited mobility
    • YesClear signage
    • YesEffective lighting for visually impaired visitors
    • YesGood colour/tonal contrast for visually impaired visitors
    • YesWheelchairs provided
      • YesFree
    • YesRoutes/pathways suitable for wheelchair users or visitors with limited mobility
    • YesDisplays at suitable height for wheelchair users / children
    • YesVisual alarm system

    Entrance

    • YesRamp to entrance
      • YesHandrail by ramp
    • YesEntrance is well lit

    Food

    • YesLevel access (no steps/thresholds) or access by ramp or lift to cafeteria
    • YesGood contrast between the floor and walls
    • YesSeating suitable for wheelchair users, ie moveable and good height for person sitting in a wheelchair

    Notes

    Please note that due to the historical nature of the vessels - access can be limited onboard. Please visit our website for access statement and call us prior to arrival if limited mobility so we can advise best vessel to travel. Toilets onboard are not accessible apart from Lady Wakefield

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