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Lake Compounce

186 Enterprise Dr, Bristol, CT 06010-7493
+1 860-583-3300
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The lifeguards think they have so much power. Telling a 9 year that he has a warning and will be... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
cdressler2017
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Trumbull, Connecticut
Great park with something for everyone and friendly staff

We visited Lake Compounce for the first time yesterday. I went with my 9 and 11 year old. Both of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
lauriesacco
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Bellingham, Massachusetts
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With over 402 acres of fun, Lake Compounce is the oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America, welcoming families since 1846. Lake Compounce has ten cozy catering pavilions and plenty of room to host your next birthday, party, family reunion, and corporate event! Lake Compounce combines unique and exciting thrill rides and coasters for all ages with a full-sized water park—all for one low price. As the park continues to delight families from all around the New England area and beyond, the balance of evolution and tradition continues to play an important role at the nation’s first amusement park.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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186 Enterprise Dr, Bristol, CT 06010-7493
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+1 860-583-3300
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The lifeguards think they have so much power. Telling a 9 year that he has a warning and will be kicked out of the park because he didn't hear another lifeguard tell another person not to touch the bridge is crazy. My kids were on...More

Thank cdressler2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited Lake Compounce for the first time yesterday. I went with my 9 and 11 year old. Both of my kids loved it and there were many things about it that I loved as well. I personally don't like rides or heights much, so...More

1  Thank lauriesacco
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited Lake Compounce for the first time in about five years. I felt it was pretty pricey -- not much cheaper than Six Flags, when there is less here. However, we do like the family atmosphere, free soft drinks all day, and even on...More

3  Thank Deb W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Pros- Nice mix of water and dry rides Free soft drinks all day Usually have a great time there Cons-usually 3-4 major rides out of service. Which is a lot considering the park is not very big. Today's visit Boulder Dash, Wild cat, one of...More

3  Thank JoshClay7678
SaraFLC, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Josh - glad you enjoyed your time overall. We never want to have attractions down but in general other than Wild Cat, which is currently having track work done, we work to have anything closed reopened asap. Safety is our #1 priority so while...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fun!! Food a little pricey but in general is good place for kids and adults. Cheap passes in groupon.

Thank NANADIOSA
SaraFLC, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

So glad your family had a great day and that you were able to get a great deal on groupon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a little gem of a park. Manageable in one day and includes a water park in the admission price. Free soft drinks offered at several locations in the park.

Thank Traveling4thefun
SaraFLC, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live in the area and was a season pass holder for many years to Lake Compounce, but haven't been for several years. Overall our trip today was nice. Water Area: Due to the 90 degree temps, the water park was bursting at the seams...More

Thank Mom2three157
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the very detailed 4 star review. We appreciate you taking the time to write about your unforgettable experience! We will certainly take all of your feedback into account and make the management aware of your praises and concerns. We definitely do recommend...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went on a Tuesday in July and the park was not crowded. The lines, however, for the more popular rides (log ride, Ghost mansion) moved so slowly and here is why. The ride operators were letting single and double riders on without pairing them...More

Thank rock_city_340
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We can't wait to have you back again! Thank you for the 4 star review and for taking the time to write us a review! We will be sure to pass your information and feedback on to the management team. See you soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to lake compounce amusement park had a good time ! Nice small friendly place to visit ! Clean place the food choices are ok as far as the type of foods at these kind of places !

Thank StevJay
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Awesome! Thank you for the 4 star review! We are pleased to hear you had such a great time here!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our 3rd visit to this Park in the past 6 years this past Tuesday. Talked up the place with my teen sons friends looking forward to riding the best wood coaster around. They were also excited about getting the scenic view of Bristol on the...More

1  Thank Eagle-Eye24
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We are sorry to hear that your visit to Lake Compounce was less than desirable. The Sky Ride has been closed down permanently. We look forward to utilizing that space in the future for more enjoyable entertainment for our guests. The second we learn of...More

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shea1137
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Response from 1HudsonLvr | Reviewed this property |
Sorry to say I have no idea I would call them they seem very helpful on phone.
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vickeysonko
27 June 2017|
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Response from mctony751 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. They give you a lake compounce beach towel, a small cooler bag, 2 large souvenir cups , the use of 2 lockers, and food coupons. I don't remember outlets in the cabana. There are a table a 6 chairs as well as 2 lounge... More
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