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I was here for a half marathon, but it it gave me a wonderful opportunity to take in the sights. If... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Mike S
Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom

Amazing long walk by the lake on a sunny Sunday morning. Beautiful country side . The lake is... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
London, United Kingdom
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Dorney Lake Boathouse Court Lane | Eton College Rowing Centre, Dorney SL4 6QP, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was here for a half marathon, but it it gave me a wonderful opportunity to take in the sights. If you are looking for country walk in flat conditions were the path is tarred then this is for you. Beautiful scenery and wildlife. There...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mike S
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

Amazing long walk by the lake on a sunny Sunday morning. Beautiful country side . The lake is massive. Definitely worth a visit

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018

Came here on a Sunday afternoon to do 1 lap of the lake, car park was £2.50 (charge for the whole day) which ist to bad, we did one whol lap, got a refreshment at the other end. Good pacle to walk, run, rollerblade and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Ricky J
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

As a weekly user if the lake ( once a week for over 7 years) as previous reviews state it’s great for exercise to walk/run/jog / cycle round but they do not maximise its potential. Parking expensive meaning people who like us just want to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank julesgrass
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

Went for a walk in 30°c heat and found there was really very little to see or do. Quite disappointed and warm.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 23 June 2018

Very enjoyable day watching the Human Race sponsored triathlon event in which our son was doing the sprint triathlon. . Lovely location where you can see all the 3 events - swim, cycle and run easily. Highly recommend. You can take the family and dogs...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Mary D
Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

Really enjoyed the visit! The parking is well organized. Wonderful place to have a outing with family and watching rowing. Best to organize picnic than buy food from the cafe.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Dorney Common is a lovely piece of olde-ye common grazing land bang in the middle of built-up south London conurbations. As you leave Dorney village, at the cross-roads to the Common, Windsor Castle looms large on the horizon and makes a wonderful picture. From the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank machinmad
Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

I often cycle through the Dorney Lake complex on my to and from Windsor. An amazing triathlon and rowing venue used at the 2012 Olympics and still has its iconic Olympic hoops. With a 2km rowing lake operated and owned by Eton College the venue...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 25 December 2017

Took a Christmas Day walk to blow the cobwebs away and to reconnoiter with a view to bringing the bikes for an off road cycle at another time. Despite what others have written the car park charge; a very reasonable £2.50, is easy to pay...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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