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Great park, reasonable Cafe.

Parking is £3 for 4 hrs which is enough time to have a drink and a stroll round the reservoir... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Phil C C
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Rushden, United Kingdom
Stress relief

Now me and the Mrs we like a good walk It’s good for the stress levels, inhaling fresh air, and... read more

Reviewed September 21, 2018
Paulloak
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Burton Latimer, United Kingdom
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All reviews play area lovely walk circular walk takes about an hour water pump poo bins sand pit popular with dog walkers round the lake dog owners nice cuppa small cafe lovely scenery couple of hours nice place to visit feed the ducks butterfly garden
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My favourite place. Good parking, amenities, cafe. Fab walk round the reservoir.. Path nearly all the way round but not wheelchair friendly. Easy walking mainly on the flat. Good shoes needed No bikes. Dog owners should be mindful of blue green algae in the summer...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank NMcN
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Parking is £3 for 4 hrs which is enough time to have a drink and a stroll round the reservoir. Beautiful scenery and a very relaxing atmosphere. Paths are reasonably flat, and being upgraded at the moment with new hardcore - however some are still...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Phil C C
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

I visited the park around a week ago and the country park was brilliant and facilities were great my children really enjoyed their day out, especially the sand pit play park , although hate to say it because it was probably a one off the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018 via mobile

service was amazing and the staff could not be any more friendly . food was fantastic and I would definitely go here again even just for the food despite a fantastic walk around sywell . :)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Hayley B
Reviewed October 10, 2018

This is such a lovely Country Park. There is a small parking fee. the car park is not very big so in the summer it gets very busy although they did allow parking in the green area when it was very busy. There are regular...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Mummyrado
Reviewed September 30, 2018

A lovely circular walk with variation in the route, which helps to keep you going. Takes us about an hour to walk around and it tires the dog out :) the café is extortionate and I paid 2.80 for some crisps and a bottle of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank sarpor
Reviewed September 21, 2018 via mobile

Now me and the Mrs we like a good walk It’s good for the stress levels, inhaling fresh air, and you can talk So on Sunday when we were at a loose end , with a couple of hours to spare We called in to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paulloak
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

Great place for a quiet walk with the dog. So wonderful it is cyclist free. Long may it continue that way!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Kathryn M
Reviewed September 16, 2018

This is a great and safe place for walking the dog, as the only road is the one that leads to the car park. It takes about an hour to walk around and it's very scenic, especially in the summer. There's also a little play...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Bexxcx
Reviewed September 5, 2018

There is a car park which charges £3 for up to 3 hours. The funds go to the upkeep of the park according to the signage. Well if they do, perhaps the toilets could actually be cleaned and the flooded gents area fixed. The features...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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