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Great place for a peaceful stroll

Plenty of parking in different parts of the park - some are free, others are not. Plenty of... read more

Reviewed today
Domdomdomdom_13
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
A good, hot day

Went to Willen lake today with hubby? 2 teenage sons and 9 year old daughter. Parking was abit of a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
sarah p
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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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Willen Lake is Milton Keynes’ most popular park. Over one million visitors a year take part in watersports activities, go cycling, enjoy the playground, try the high ropes course or simply picnic along Willen’s shores. It’s a great place to...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Brickhill Street, Milton Keynes MK15 0DS, England
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+44 1908 246599
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Reviewed today

Plenty of parking in different parts of the park - some are free, others are not. Plenty of pleasant walks take you around the different parts of the park surrounding the two areas of lake. One particular area can get very busy over the summer...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I visited the lakeside on Friday evening....lovely surrounding around the lake.....We phoned to get a booking but was told they are not taking bookings but just come down as we should get a table...We did this as was behind a group of...More

Thank 187055Terry1
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Terry, we are sorry to hear about your recent experience at the Lakeside pub, this isn't owned or operated by WIllen Lake but by Greene King. We would recommend sharing the above feedback with them directly https://www.greeneking-pubs.co.uk/feedback-survey/ . Many thanks

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went to Willen lake today with hubby? 2 teenage sons and 9 year old daughter. Parking was abit of a nightmare but we finally got a space. We hired a katakanu which seated 6 people so there was something for us all to do.. it...More

Thank sarah p
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Sarah, thank you for your 4 star review of Willen Lake. We are glad you all enjoyed your visit and were able to have some time out on our lake. Sorry to hear about it taking awhile to park, we do have two car...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful park. We were camping on the step and decided to do a park run here. There are some beautiful sites. There was lots to do. Free children's park with lots of choice of equipment. There is also a splash park not sure...More

Thank Wendy H
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Wendy, thank you for your 5 star review of Willen Lake. We are pleased you enjoyed your time at the Lake - it sounds like you managed to see a lot of it. We hope you are able to visit again sometime. Many thanks

Reviewed 1 week ago

Used to visit Willen lake all the time when I was little. Went back Friday, first day out after a few years On arrival we fumbled to find the queue as It wasn't marked out and In the way of staff/customers. We stood in this...More

1  Thank Jordann W
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jordann, sorry to hear about your visit to The Lakeside pub at Willen Lake. This isn't operated by Willen Lake but by Greene King, we would strongly recommend sharing your feedback with them here https://www.greeneking-pubs.co.uk/feedback-survey/

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you support slave labor then go to Willen Lakes fun fair, Had a friend working 10 hours a day for 3 days, they got paid today guess how much? £30.00 per day!! that's £3 pound an hour.. you think thats fair in this weather,...More

Thank ototheb1985
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Jamie, we will speak with the Operator of the Fun Fair.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Some restaurants nearby and a really good place to just have a leisurely walk. There was a fun fair of some sort going on in the grounds, shame that we went late on a Sunday evening. Will want to come back for the water activities,...More

Thank ZAnwar15
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, thank you for your 5 star review of Willen Lake. We hope you can come back and try some of our Watersport activities. Many thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I love this place. It is becoming more and more popular so it could become a bit busy sometimes. But I still enjoy going there with my family. Plenty of activities to do. 5 stars from me

1  Thank Tameem B
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Tameem B, thank you for your 5 star review of Willen Lake. We are pleased you enjoy visiting with your family and we hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My sons love the Aqua Park concept They go to the one at Box End near Bedford quite frequently in the summer Last time we went to Box End though it was very crowded (a couple of Thursday evenings back) Hence we thought we’d try...More

1  Thank MJH1
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi MJH1, thanks for your review of Aqua Parc. Are you aware that the Aqua Parc isn’t owned or operated by Willen Lake? We will pass your feedback onto them. Many thanks

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here for the first time. Very busy. It was a hot day and lots of activities around the lake. A busy pub, ice cream van, water park for the toddlers and for the grown ups wakeboarding. A nice gentle stroll of 3.5 miles and...More

Thank Jackie C
Chantal J, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Jackie, thanks for your 5 star of Willen Lake. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed your gentle stroll around the lake and hope you are able to visit again soon. Many thanks

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Yes! I almost did this, but wasn’t sure how my son would get on.
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