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Heybridge Basin

Heybridge, Maldon, England
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Something to do on a poor day weather wise

Walked here along the canal from Maldon .Very peaceful and the wildlife was interesting we saw a... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2017
Weybourne, United Kingdom
Bank holiday day out

Had a lovely day , hiring a few boats for an hour with family and friends . Huge free car park... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2017
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Heybridge, Maldon, England
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Reviewed 4 May 2017

Walked here along the canal from Maldon .Very peaceful and the wildlife was interesting we saw a heron swans ducks etc and heard the cuckoo several times. Would have been fantastic on a sunny day

Thank Williamhartland
Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely day , hiring a few boats for an hour with family and friends . Huge free car park ( alternate parking for a fee in the surrounding pubs ) Lovely staff and good food that was reasonably priced xx

Thank ClaireMichelleW
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Wow what a lovely hidden gem to visit, fabulous for a walk along the river blackwater or the cannel. Best to visit when its sunny & the tide is in, have some lunch or a nice cup of tea or even treat yourself to an...More

2  Thank Jim K
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Visited the Basin today a took a lovely walk along the sea wall heading towards the caravan parks. Have visited many times and enjoyed walks in both directions. One way all the way to Goldhanger and in the other direction Maldon town centre. There are...More

Thank Joann K
Reviewed 3 April 2017

This venue can be part of a circular walk on the other side of the Blackwater from Maldon, or just a place to go and then walk along the river front. Currently, (March 2017), they are refurbishing the locks and so its less picturesque than...More

Thank mikefogg
Reviewed 20 March 2017

We parked in the Heybridge Basin Daisy Meadow Car park ( which is free by the way!!) and walked down the tow path (turning right from the car park) until we got to the first bridge. The sun was shining and we said hello to...More

Thank Posey2ps
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Waterside walks, little houses, amazing peek through a gap in the hedge at the garden with the life size animal statues, boats, birds, small playground for the kids, pubs, tea rooms. It's a great place to visit if you're in the area. At the moment...More

Thank YvonneandWobert
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Came here with my partner for his birthday and also went to the tea room. The walk along heybridge basin is beautiful. It's lovely to be able to walk along by the water and see the wildlife. As long as you don't mind a bit...More

Thank Rochelle C
Reviewed 13 March 2017

If you fancy a nice walk along an estuary then you will like Heybridge Basin. There are panoramic views right across the water to the far horizon & plenty of water birds can be seen feeding at the waters edge. If you fancy a drink...More

Thank Mike P
Reviewed 8 March 2017

A great place to get some fresh air, walk the prom, play in the park or just grab a coffee or an ice cream, its all on offer. The Thames barges make it extra special and its nice if the tide is in to see...More

Thank les s
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19 April 2017|
Response from Joann K | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I have no idea.
jan g
14 February 2017|
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Response from Pat D | Reviewed this property |
Never seen anything, about hiring boats, Sorry.
Andrew G
25 August 2016|
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Response from Karen E | Reviewed this property |
ot sure you can get a licence but there is plenty of access to water for a kayak or a canoe.