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Cotswold Country Park & Beach

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
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Nice day out....poor cafe

Myself and my two children (7 and 4) had a lovely day on the beach and playing at the park, just... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ec97img
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Highworth, United Kingdom
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Great place for summer activities for kids!

Beautiful well kept place. Fun, fun fun for all kids of all ages. Went 1st in 2000, my kids had... read more

Reviewed December 27, 2018
Rhiacrewe t
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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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Located within the Cotswold Water Park, minutes from Cirencester, the Cotswold Country Park & Beach is a wonderful day out for all to enjoy. Wibit AquaVenture - The inflatable WaterPark - Jump, splash, slide and bounce on the greatest activity to...more
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Spratsgate Lane | Shorncote, Cirencester GL7 6DF, England
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Myself and my two children (7 and 4) had a lovely day on the beach and playing at the park, just wish we had brought a picnic. After helpfully being told that a pizza would take at least 30 mins we ordered 3 x rolls...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited today for the first time, on a cold overcast day, 45 minutes before they were due to close. Was shocked to be told to pay £12 parking for what is essentially a lake with some sand at one end. No other amenities were open/available,...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Steve N
Mike S, Manager at Cotswold Country Park & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thanks for your review. Sorry the weather let us down. Normally our off peak parking rate which includes admission to the park and beach for up to 5 people is good value and helps the Cotswolds Water Park Trust through gift aid. We've only just...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The pizzeria is beyond poor. poorly made expensive splats of pizza, served by disinterested staff and a really grubby indoor eating area. in fact don't be fooled. its not a pizzeria. a poor experience but once you've paid to enter the park they have you...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Mike S, Manager at Cotswold Country Park & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Sorry to read your review. Our log fire pizza oven was only installed last year and proved very popular. We have only just re-opened last week and maybe they have not got the product cook time right, normally it's excellent. We will investigate and please...More

Reviewed March 9, 2019

Swan and ducks looking for food if going take lots! Lovely surroundings and great amenities, even a dog easy entry to the lakes.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Mike S, Manager at Cotswold Country Park & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Thanks for your review, the Aquapark and Adventure will be open from the 1st of April 2019, with lots to do for all the family. Hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed December 27, 2018

Beautiful well kept place. Fun, fun fun for all kids of all ages. Went 1st in 2000, my kids had great fun, now my Grandkids. Short trip for days out better than travelling miles to weston or Cardiff. Will return again.More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Rhiacrewe t
Departure721339, Public Relations Manager at Cotswold Country Park & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded March 13, 2019

Thankyou for your lovely review! We look forward to welcoming you this year - The Park and Beach re-opens on April 1st 2019 - with fantastic activities for all from swan pedalos to the AquaVenture inflatable water park, kayaking and soft sandy inland beach with...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Beautiful setting, excellent fun for the Grandchildren building sand castles on the beach, the playground, plenty of room to run around playing football and badminton, two beaches one for children and one for adults, wall climbing, pedaloes and motor boats, pizza place, lots of flavoured...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Departure721339, Public Relations Manager at Cotswold Country Park & Beach, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Thankyou for your lovely review today! We are thrilled your grandchildren had a super day building sandcastles on the beach and enjoyed delicious ice creams at the ice cream parlour - the adventure playground is a real hit with our visitors! We really look forward...More

Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

We visited here with our 17 month old son and mother in law. First impressions wasn’t great.. it seemed drab and a little unclean. Didn’t help that on purchasing a coffee on arrival another couple were taking back their breakfast rolls because they were mouldy....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Recent visit at 4pm in Saturday to enjoy the inflatable obstacle course. We had a mixed group of ages including children and everyone had a great time on the inflatables for an hour. Water was a balmy 16 degrees, wetsuits for all our party. Despite...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2018

A great day out on our recent family visit. Easy parking. The Wibit inflatable obstacle course was great fun and not too overcrowded as expected for its size. We checked in and hired some wet suits for the kids for just £5 each as it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

We have been there twice this year. Everythime ejoy time sended there. Affordable prices makes this place ideal to felax. You can make barbecue there, swim, rent pedaloboat. Whole place seems to be well managed and tidy. In my opinion you getting what you pay...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Response from heidibeth93 | Reviewed this property |
Toilets were absolutely fine when I went
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Ashfields66
July 6, 2017|
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Response from Jonathan H |
You can take dogs but they are not allowed on the beach or in the water, only on the grass behind, and they must stay on a lead. I have 2 dogs but we never take them for these reasons.
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