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Had a little walk at Carr Mill Dam prior to having a meal at The Waterside. A popular place for... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Heywood, United Kingdom
Beautiful sunrises and sunsets

A lovely walk around the dam is possible. Some people are biking it around too. Gorgeous photo... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
St Helens, United Kingdom
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East Lancashire Road, St Helens WA11 9AD, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A really disappointing carvery. Small portion of meat. Veg was luke warm and all tasteless. The carver was a real misery - may be he had a hard day. Will not be returning. Waste of money!

Thank Pissourifan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a lovely walk with the dogs around the dam, lovely day and lots of photos taken, definitely recommend it

Thank Saldj62
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a little walk at Carr Mill Dam prior to having a meal at The Waterside. A popular place for walkers, cyclists, dog walkers to have a ramble. Plenty of wildlife on view in the woodlands and on the water.

Thank AndyCorns
Reviewed 12 August 2018

A lovely walk around the dam is possible. Some people are biking it around too. Gorgeous photo opportunities

1  Thank PetroBekker
Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

Lovely area to walk around! Nice views people are pleasant also and a peaceful setting, places nearby to eat and park car would visit again

Thank rabbit55
Reviewed 26 July 2018

This is a nice place to go to for an afternoon but unless you are out walking a dog there isn't really enough there for repeat visits. The site could do with the council spending a bit of money on it to spruce it up...More

Thank simonmckenna2
Reviewed 22 July 2018

had a eat as much as can breakfast today lovely food clean surroundings great choice all for a fiver with a brew

Thank Jason Z
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Quick fun walk with dog ,not challenging & good scenery ...even work yr appetite up for carvery dinner at Pub on front

Thank justsupposin
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Always lovely to stroll around the dam. You see all kinds of wildlife and get to exercise too! Never tire of this place, so handy on my doorstep

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely place for evening stroll, after a lovely sunny day. Breeze from the dam so refreshing. Walk and fresh air helps to relax our 20mth old to sleep and have a good night's sleep.

Thank Stokebt
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Kerry B
17 September 2018|
Response from Pissourifan | Reviewed this property |
Not to my knowledge.
8 June 2018|
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Response from steve dolan d | Reviewed this property |
you can swim at carr mill dam, but not advisable.
20 April 2017|
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Response from Lacei G | Reviewed this property |
There is a Toby Carvery adjacent to the dam, but I don't believe there are any public toilets specifically for the walking trails.