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Great asset for Redditch

Lovely walks around the lake or further afield. Marked paths up to Bordesley Abbey ruins for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Birmingham, United Kingdom
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Dog walking on sunny days

A loverly place to walk your dog and take in the views also great for small kids ,and to have an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Arrow Valley Park Battens Drive, Redditch B98 0LJ, England
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All reviews large lake round the lake all ages feed the ducks exercise equipment great walk sailing club fresh air nice cafe an ice cream duck feeding water birds busy town dog walkers toilet facilities great place to visit open space
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On the map the place looks good. But sadly there is A LOT of evidence of misuse. The trees overgrow the flowers that are trying to push through. There are lots of areas with broken glass - there is even a badly shattered printer at...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Escape809765
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A regular visit to the park as we love geocaching and have several in the area - always well kept and plenty of people around to enjoy. Nice to have parks with so much free space within the town.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Chris252508
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for walking take my granddaughter to play on swings slides . Feed ducks..lots of space for enjoying running & playing.cafe area too

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lilyhouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely walks around the lake or further afield. Marked paths up to Bordesley Abbey ruins for example. Great for photography, lots of wildlife. Good playgrounds suitable for all ages. Tarmac paths suitable for buggies, wheelchairs, kids’ scooters. But also wilder areas where you’ll rarely see...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 664RachelH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A loverly place to walk your dog and take in the views also great for small kids ,and to have an ice cream on a nice day and also very clean and well looked after

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Howwwwmuchhh
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Had a lovely walk around the lake with a family member who was confined to a wheelchair . Having spent 3 days inside over Xmas it was a welcome relief to get some fresh air . Lots of parking spaces . There is a footpath...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chrisberry26
Reviewed 6 January 2019

We visited on a sunny Sunday in January. Very busy. Carparks quite full, but free. Pathways all very accessible for all ages. Good for bikes, buggies, wheelchairs and dogs. Lots of wildlife on lake and beyond. Good website. Did not go in Visitor Centre but...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Sunsaluter
Reviewed 2 January 2019

Randomly fell on this place as a Rare Black Throated Diver decided to spend Christmas/New Year on the Lake. 1st surprise was the Car Parking was FREE! I can’t remember the last CP we visited where that has been the case. Clearly popular with Families...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Wellitsmytake
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Lovely day out took the grandchildren to feed the ducks and duckling, They really enjoy the day and learned facts about the wild life in and around the lake,

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Christine D
Reviewed 26 November 2018

Visit here most days and it's always a pleasure. However the area around the centre where the café is had become very tatty in recent times. The council will blame funding cuts - but they would say that, wouldn't they? Prices in the café seem...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Response from Peter M | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Good circuit around lake with options to extend. Good parking. Ideal for pushchairs
22 August 2016|
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