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Leybourne Lakes Watersports Centre

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Lunsford Lane, Larkfield ME20 6JA, England
+44 1634 246006
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Great place to Swim

Really love open water swimming here, the staff are very friendly offering advice and providing a... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2017
Debbie M
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Maidstone, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great morning spent on the lake

We didn't book just turned up at the lake, the members of staff there are friendly and informative... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Anthony R
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Kent, United Kingdom
via mobile
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Water sports Centre in the beautiful setting of Leybourne Country Park.
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  • Very good7%
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Lunsford Lane, Larkfield ME20 6JA, England
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+44 1634 246006
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Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

Really love open water swimming here, the staff are very friendly offering advice and providing a really good safety service keeping an eye on their swimmers using a boat and a person land based with binoculars, I felt really safe and enjoyed my swim ...

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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We didn't book just turned up at the lake, the members of staff there are friendly and informative and soon put any anxieties we had to rest. We were fitted with buoyancy aids and my two sons (aged 10 & 12) were given instructions on...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2017

Joined last year and have been several times since I normal go for a swim and kids follow me round on a Kayak. Great lake and very safe, also very clean. Would definitely recommend and you can certainly spend an afternoon here, especially if you...More

Thank Tony B
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

I joined Leybourne Lakes Watercentre in June 2017 and really enjoy swimming around the large lake (1.4 k swim on the wider circuit) which is very clean and scenic and peaceful.Very impressed with the safety procedures in place managed by Will and Steve with the...More

Thank Bernard S
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Walked in and stumbled across this fine venue. I was looking to continue my endurance distance swim and an outer loop at 1.4k is just right as I will be looking to do 3 to 4 loops when I return. This is a hobby for...More

Thank Paul9989
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Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Had my first visit to Leybourne Lakes last week and it's great. Really friendly staff and a fantastic location for paddle boarding, list of other activities available as well. Like a water sports hidden gem

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Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

Lovely atmosphere, good facilities and friendly staff. Just what you need when you're challenging yourself to swim round the lake!

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Reviewed 28 June 2017

As title says, this is a great place for open water swimming. Really friendly staff, and fellow users, make it an enjoyable day out or place to go to train.

Thank Amy E
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

I'm training for a triathlon and this place is the ideal location to practice swimming. Very helpful staff, Will and Steve have done a great job bringing the place up to date, and who are more than happy to help you out. Theres a good...More

Thank bannon74
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Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

Cool place to stand up paddle on, clear clean water. Warm in the summer months too if you fall in 😂😎. Very friendly people with a real community atmosphere.

Thank Mike S
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Roe723
8 August 2016|
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Response from Leybourne Lake W |
Hi, Yes you can bring and launch your own kayak for the princely sum of £6 for a day ticket. Hope to see you soon Steve
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