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Wow what an amazing place, popped in on the way home from somewhere else, it’s absolutely stunning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lisa B
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The White Swan (Mucky Duck) Fradley Junction. Spot on!

Ten of us (walking group) arrived last Tuesday without reservations for lunch. The staff were... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Whatstandwell, United Kingdom
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Fradley Junction | Near Alrewas, Burton upon Trent DE13 7DN, England
+44 1908 351866
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All reviewsnature reservecaravan parkthe pubmucky duckcanal sidecoventry canalgreat place for a walkwatching the narrow boatsswan innbusy canalcar parking iswoodland walknice relaxing placebit of everythingswing bridgetow pathfishing lake
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I called here for an early walk and had hoped to get breakfast before going on to the nearby NMA. The stroll along the towpath was nice but unfortunately the café was not going to open until 09:30 so I opted to eat at the...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wow what an amazing place, popped in on the way home from somewhere else, it’s absolutely stunning! Need to return soon lots more to explore

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ten of us (walking group) arrived last Tuesday without reservations for lunch. The staff were superb and although I'm not sure they normally do table service (order food at the bar) they took all our orders at the table with a smile. The food arrived...More

1  Thank Montalivet2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was recommended to us by friends who had called here after the National Memorial Arboretum ; and we decided to do the same - it was well worth the visit. Easy to find from Alrewas. We parked up and had a wander along...More

1  Thank Michael T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A relaxing weekend spent on the caravan park next door with my parents. Lovely caravans, quiet park, nice drink in the Swan Pub and walk down the towpath. Great to see so many boats going through the locks and the kids managed to hitch a...More

Thank wittonlaneb6
Reviewed 13 August 2018

A lovely peaceful place with a very good pub called the Mucky Duck the food is very good and the atmosphere is great nice relaxing place

Thank sidecarruss
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Stayed at the Kingfisher holiday park up the road with my husband and 2 children, walked here for a coffee and ice cream, staff very friendly and gorgeous setting, watching the world go by. We loved it that much we went back the day after,...More

1  Thank Rachel G
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

Took my grandaughter here and she loved learning about bugs that live in the woods and she found it so fascinating ..we then walked around the fishing lake and we are planning to go back soon

Thank Debe J
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Smashing place to spend an evening, either watching the barges go up and down, watching the ducks or on a Wednesday evenng, join the "bike night" crowd and come and see all sorts of motorbikes and their owners! Meals are excellent and staff are very...More

Thank ReenactorsSVR
Reviewed 6 August 2018

We had tea/coffee at one of the cafes on the waterfront. Decaff both were available. Lovely setting and extrememly well kept.

Thank mark g
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Response from Gemcorma | Reviewed this property |
Hello, It`s about two miles but this is along a country road (Daisy Lane) which has no footpath. It is a long, mostly straight road where drivers can see you and there are plenty of passing places to step into. It also has... More