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Very good day out with the grandchildren

We visited Willen Lakeside Park with our daughter and her family including our 5 year old... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2018
92BruceC
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Stafford, United Kingdom
Blew the cobwebs away

Brisk walk around south lake on sunday morning on my first visit to Willen. Can definitely see the... read more

Reviewed 15 January 2019
annamu1
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Willen Lake is Milton Keynes’ most popular park. Over one million visitors a year take part in watersports activities, go cycling, enjoy the playground, try the high ropes course or simply picnic along Willen’s shores. It’s a great place to...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Brisk walk around south lake on sunday morning on my first visit to Willen. Can definitely see the benefit of returning on a hot summer's day! Tested out my new activity tracker...just under 5k steps for one lake. Son headed off on his bike..easy paths...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you for your 5 star review of Willen Lake. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit with your son and look forward to seeing you back again soon.

Reviewed 13 January 2019 via mobile

One of the many beautiful Lakes in Milton Keynes to walk around. there is a large resturant/ dinner. Toilets for visitors to the area. Large Playground for children. Many water activities in the summer. Children’s train ride in the summer and a climbing adventure park....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 11 January 2019 via mobile

I was visiting Milton Keynes briefly but decided to take an hour before my journey home to visit Willen Lake. So glad I did, I saw more than I expected and the grounds are very well looked after. Beautiful place and so tranquil near the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 14 January 2019

Thank you for your 5 star review of Willen Lake. We are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and were able to enjoy some downtime before your journey home. We hope you can visit again soon.

Reviewed 27 December 2018

Nice for a dayout, but felt limited availability of activities and food outlets. Spacious. Parking instructions were less clearMore

Date of experience: August 2018
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2019

Hi, Thank you for your review of Willen Lake. During the winter months a lot of activities at Willen Lake are closed down due to the very low water temperature. Most activities tend to re-open around the Easter holidays and will run until October time,...More

Reviewed 17 November 2018

Great family time experience. Our youngest didn't fancy the higher course so we were able to swap to the lower one as a family. Staff were very friendly and extremely helpful. When our youngest misplaced his feet and couldn't get up staff jumped to the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2018

Hi Kathryn, thank you for your 5 star review of Treetop Extreme. We are so pleased you enjoyed your family experience. We really appreciate you passing on the feedback regarding our staff and we will make sure this is shared with them. We hope to...More

Reviewed 29 October 2018

Took out 7 year old granddaughter to the treetop extreme experience - we were well looked after, safety was paramount, equipment well maintained, instructors helpful (if a little cheeky to us old'uns) We had a brilliant time.

Date of experience: October 2018
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hi Jo, thank you for your 5 star review of Treetop Extreme. We are so pleased your granddaughter enjoyed her session. We will make sure your feedback is passed onto the team. We hope to see you all again soon.

Reviewed 11 October 2018

We visited Willen Lakeside Park with our daughter and her family including our 5 year old gandaughter and 2 year old grandson. The park would appear to have activities for a wide range of ages an interests. Being with the grandchildren, we spent our time...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 12 October 2018

Thank you for your review of Willen Lake. We are pleased you enjoyed your visit with your grandchildren and that they enjoyed using the play park, fairground and Splash 'n' Play. We look forward to welcoming you all again soon.

Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

A beautiful lake where you can either relax or go hard. There is so much to do for all ages. Would recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your 5 star review of Willen Lake, we are so pleased you enjoy visiting. We hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 19 September 2018

I hope I am helping you make better choices for your dream trip, to this lake, in Willen. I mean, it does what it says on the tin; It's a lake, in Willen. There's water and something for it to all stay in. There are...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2018

Thank you for your review of Willen Lake. To clarify on your point regarding dog waste, we accept dog waste in all of our bins at Willen Lake and we have 50 of these available around the Lake. Sorry this wasn't clearly when you visited...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

It’s great place close to Milton Keynes Centre. Various activities you can do such as boating , tree top adventure and few other water related. We loved few hours we spent here. Parking is paid but not too expensive. We will definitely come back on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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ChantalJ315, Manager at Willen Lake, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2018

Hi Maninder, thanks for your 5 star review of Willen Lake, we are so pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon. Many thanks

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Michael P
28 December 2018|
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Response from wk747 | Reviewed this property |
Hello It is only accessible by bus or car. Unfortunately train station is 7 min drive away. You don’t have to pay any amount to enter. Only parking if using a car. Excellent area for families.
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28 August 2018|
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Joanne030617
21 August 2018|
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Response from ChantalJ315 | Property representative |
Hi Joanne, at Willen you can hire single kayaks, single kayaks with cockpit and double kayak. All the prices and information can be found on on the Willen Lake website (sorry I am not allowed to post links). Prices start... More
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