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Chew Valley Lake

92 Bridgwater Road | nr Bristol, BS99 6AQ, England
+44 1275 332339
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Summer Sunday and a bit of a let down

We were disappointed on our visit to Chew Vally Lake reservoir today by several things. Firstly the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
JohnHowardNorfolk
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Bristol, United Kingdom
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Disappointing Walk

My friend and I anticipated a picturesque walk around this reservoir, but what we got was a short... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mary496
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Holsworthy, England, United Kingdom
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92 Bridgwater Road | nr Bristol, BS99 6AQ, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were disappointed on our visit to Chew Vally Lake reservoir today by several things. Firstly the absence of any staff on duty on one of the busiest holiday weekends of the year. Just two ticket machines in the car park and one is permanently...More

Thank JohnHowardNorfolk
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I anticipated a picturesque walk around this reservoir, but what we got was a short amble through tall grasses, along badly signed paths, with not one sight of said Lake, and the route was inland. We learned later, that you can't actually...More

Thank Mary496
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Well done Bristol Water - this may well be an important place to store water but it is beautiful and so well kept. Cleverly zoned so everyone - including nature has a place

Thank RobininBRISTOL
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Took my family there on Saturday to take a walk around the lakes. After a lovely walk we had a take away from Salt & Malt. Best fish & chips I've had in a long time and mushy peas were just as nice. Friends visiting...More

1  Thank LeeandZena
Reviewed 5 May 2017

A beautiful place to visit with friends and family, We loved the walks and seeing the swans. My grandchildren loved the play area.

1  Thank deborah b
Reviewed 2 May 2017

What a stunning location for walking and bird spotting. The light is superb for photography, especially at evening or dawn.

1  Thank Tim S
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

Visited on Bank Holiday Monday, and even though it was busy there was still room to park, and room to enjoy yourself. The views across the lake are stunning, a great place to walk with your camera.

1  Thank Alexander J
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Very picturesque. Plenty of parking but not free. Some disabled spaces, We ate outside on tables provided for picnics, and sampled some fairly decent fish and chips at a reasonable price. There is a fairly big 'sit down' restaurant in the room that used to...More

Thank droitwichblue
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful location and views! Lovely picnic area to take advantage of lovely scenery and nice scenic walk! Enjoyed by the whole family - highly recommended!

Thank TNel123
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Found the lake while driving around the area. Parking £2 all day. Seemed very busy. Had a great walk around part of the lake and an ice cream. Yes, there were midges, but if you leave them alone they seemed to leave me alone! Can...More

1  Thank RussShaw
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sw8511
11 August 2017|
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becky567826
9 August 2017|
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Response from c_ryan930 | Reviewed this property |
No l dont think there was, and it is right on the main road
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Laurie M
31 August 2016|
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i think there might be a bike hire place on the way to the lake, but family cycling is a nightmare, narrow lanes, few passing places, i just moved here from the centre of Bath, felt safer cycling in the city than it does... More
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