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Grafham Water Centre

| Perry, Huntingdon PE28 0BW, England
+44 1480 810521
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Nice lake

A nice lake indeed. Water quality is excellent - it's a shame it's not allowed to swim this lake... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
St Neots, United Kingdom
Beautiful place

Grabbed an ice cream from the the main cafe and walked the 3 miles to the other cafe. Beautiful... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2017
Cambridge, United Kingdom
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“bike ride” (15 reviews)
“grafham water” (24 reviews)
“bike shop” (7 reviews)
| Perry, Huntingdon PE28 0BW, England
+44 1480 810521
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice lake indeed. Water quality is excellent - it's a shame it's not allowed to swim this lake. There is an excellent track (some parts are asphalt, some parts are dirt) around the it, brilliant for walking, jogging or cycling. There are a number...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Grabbed an ice cream from the the main cafe and walked the 3 miles to the other cafe. Beautiful views along the way. Stopped off at the second cafe for a drink and cake. Very reasonably priced, and the cafe has a gorgeous view. Maybe...More

Thank Karl-ClareWeb
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Such a lovely place to chill out. Plenty to see and do. food is good and great for biking and walking.

Thank Dave H
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

Nice afternoon spent with friends near water. Lovely walk ending with a nice cup of tea at the local coffee shop. Very good bike shop.

Thank Jose T
Reviewed 8 May 2017

I have been here few times, more recently to train for a 100km walk. So we walked around the reservoir twice. (18.5miles). Proved very useful and helpful for our longer walk due at the end of May 2017

Thank Doug T
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Did a morning taster session of dinghi sailing. Asbsolutely loved it. Very good instructors who are very approachable and good at giving positive coaching.

Thank jon11111111111111111
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Pleasant walks along the water's edge and a nature reserve make this venue worth a visit. The car park we found was tiny but free, accessed from a very narrow lane. People do bbq by the water but they litter badly also in the main...More

Thank Stardawntravel
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Went on Saturday 8th April , not a cloud in the sky and we decided on a bike ride. We set off from the car park in a clockwise direction , good choice. The route around the reservoir is nearly 10 miles and there are...More

1  Thank Lizzie S
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Great place for cycling and water sports, with interesting history in the whole of Huntingdonshire. If you love caravanning, or camping there are some wonderful sites to set up home for the week Come and enjoy this part of Cambridgeshire and experience how history was...More

Thank 70Phillip
Reviewed 9 April 2017

Very nice lake, with a well maintained, half-tarmac, half-dirt, half-asphalt road (suitable for walking, jogging, mountain bikes and hybrid bikes) that is a bit over 10 miles long. Many parking lots around the lake (although parking fee is a bit steep at most parking lots),...More

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Pat T
17 April 2017|
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Response from Trevor D | Reviewed this property |
There is plenty of space near to the centre so shouldn't be a problem.
kelvin b
9 October 2016|
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Response from Nicholas F | Reviewed this property |
All the car parks have barriers that stop caravans parking there so I am guessing that you will not be able to park your motorhome. Saying that I am sure you will find somewhere to park if you go around the lake and look... More
8 September 2016|
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Response from Candybrew | Reviewed this property |
It's a family destination - popular with mums and dads, and dog walkers. Bike hire place is brilliant, and I'd say the best way of going round the reservoir. Failing that - the coffee shop does great sausage rolls - so you... More