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Cotswold Country Park & Beach

Spratsgate Lane | Shorncote, Cirencester GL7 6DF, England
+44 1285 868096
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Avoid with a bargepole

Not what it used to be when I was a kid. Unfortunately the privatization of the park has destroyed... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Phil C
Swindon, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Day Out

Great day out with lots to see. Fantastic variety of animals and birds. The bats were one of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
via mobile
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Located within a picturesque landscape, the Cotswold Country Park & Beach is an ideal location for all the family to enjoy. With beach, safe summer bathing , lakeside cafe, walks, cycling, barbecues, children's play area, boat hire and family fun all on one site. We cover our daily activity itineraries with memory making moments that shouldn't be missed.
  • Excellent24%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor20%
  • Terrible17%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 18:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Spratsgate Lane | Shorncote, Cirencester GL7 6DF, England
+44 1285 868096
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Not what it used to be when I was a kid. Unfortunately the privatization of the park has destroyed it. Stay away nowadays.

Thank Phil C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great day out with lots to see. Fantastic variety of animals and birds. The bats were one of the favorites followed by the reptiles. All the staff were friendly and helpful especially in the restaurant where the food was good value and tasty. Look forward...More

Thank jaenm13
Reviewed 30 August 2017

We went to the Cotswold Country Park and Beach to use the new Aquaventure inflatable on an August bank Holiday. The booking process was very easy, although the registration process for each participant was a bit long winded. When you book Aquaventure you get complimentary...More

4  Thank Justin P
Reviewed 29 August 2017

What a great place for the family; obviously helps if the sun is shining. A great park with lovely surrounding walks. The beaches are good as the kids can take in inflatables without the risk of seaside waves. BBQing & picnicking is allowed throughout which...More

Thank Bilaljennifer
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I've never understood how a place can have 5 star reviews and then gets 1s but now I understand. It is all down to circumstance and of course opinion and on this occasion mine differs to many. Also to be clear I am taking about...More

1  Thank martinsnos
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Went today (Bank holiday Monday),arrived at 9.45,queued for 20 minutes only to be told by a young man walking down the queue that it was only open to pre bookings,by this time the cars were backed up to the main road,anyone that had prebooked would...More

1  Thank kareno57
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Advice would be to book Aquaventure 24 hours in advance as you then benefit from free parking and do not have to pay the additional £16. This has to be done on line and is not easy to find on the website but will save...More

1  Thank traceyannehart2017
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Came here several times during a week at the nearby Lower Mill Estate, walking round the park while the family cycled on its paths. The park is based round a lake and has everything people and in particular, families need for a day out in...More

1  Thank Nicholas H
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We were on holiday at May half term and visited the Country Park. It was a lovely day so hundreds of people were flocking to the Park. We booked into the Wibit adventure park and were not disappointed! The youngest in our party was 6...More

1  Thank LauraKB_12
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Fab place with lovely waters and sandy beaches in the middle of some amazing countryside. Great for all the family to enjoy in the sunshine. Some great water sports to enjoy and very relaxing

2  Thank Matt B
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