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A wonderful amenity ...

We stopped by at Grafham on our way back home from the east coast. It’s a great water amenity... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Andy and Kath M
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Nuneaton, United Kingdom
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Fab for a walk

Whether taking a gentle stroll, or a three hour dog walk this is great for you. Just be aware it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
GarethS673
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Grafham Water Park is situated in the beautiful Cambridgeshire countyside with excellant road links to the A1 and A14. Many activities are available including fishing, walking, bird watching, cycling, sailing, plus much more. The are two on site...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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| Marlow Car Park, Huntingdon PE28 0BH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by at Grafham on our way back home from the east coast. It’s a great water amenity which it seems has seen better days and is rather care worn. In these days of tight budgets that’s understandable and doesn’t stop you having a...More

Thank Andy and Kath M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Another very pleasant walk around the reservoir. I really cannot recommend it enough. It was a fantastic way to spend the morning. We'll go again for sure.

Thank DangerousPaddy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Whether taking a gentle stroll, or a three hour dog walk this is great for you. Just be aware it gets very busy during the summer and at weekends. If you are solely a walker be warned, there are numerous cyclists, not all of whom...More

Thank GarethS673
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Visitor Centre at Grafham Water is owned by Anglian Water. It has a cafe, a small playground for kids and paths leading off around the reservoir. There is a cycle hire shop in the site operated independently. There is a charge for parking and,...More

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice area for picnics by the water. Good open spaces. Great for walking. Lots of play areas for children, nice park. Great for dog walking. Large car park (pay and display) Cafe, toilets.

Thank eoMooneyes
Reviewed 6 August 2018

With the lake as a backdrop, this place could be so much better. We went on a Sunday in August. The Visitor's Centre toilets were dirty. Only one hand dryer worked and two of the soaps were empty and the toilet rolls had run out...More

Thank Dibbydoo G
AWRecreationTeam, Manager at Grafham Water Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your review. I am sorry we did not meet your expectations during your visit on Sunday. We will ensure your feedback is looked into.

Reviewed 6 August 2018

This used to be a good place for cycling until recently but now Anglian Water have added loose gravel to the track in places which makes cycling dangerousMore

Thank pbrackets
AWRecreationTeam, Manager at Grafham Water Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your review. We have invested significantly into the upkeep of the access tracks at Grafham Water recently by means of relaying various sections. Unfortunately due to the amount of dry weather we have experianced the track surface has not been able to...More

Reviewed 17 July 2018

It was quite expensive to hire bikes but worth it. Had a lot of fun! The staff are really helpful and the bikes are really good quality. They took a few minutes to make sure everyone had the right size of bike and the saddles...More

Thank Mcjasper
AWRecreationTeam, Manager at Grafham Water Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Glad you had a good day, thank you for your review 😀

Reviewed 9 July 2018

would not come again parking vey expensive to just come up to walk my dogs , should be able to pay by the hour don't want to be there all day think it was £3, 40, it all looked rough,and neglected the little wood bridges...More

Thank jackie d
Reviewed 13 June 2018

Horrible columns of black flies from the water spoilt our enjoyment .Having lived by two reservoirs myself never endured this Anglian Water Horrible for your customersMore

Thank Lyn W
AWRecreationTeam, Manager at Grafham Water Park, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2018

Thank you for your review. The flies do merge from the water at certain times of the year when the conditions are right. Although they sometimes are not welcomed by walkers and cyclists they do indicate that the water quality is fantastic for wildlife and...More

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