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Virginia Water lake

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
Open today: 12:00 AM - 11:59 PM
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Quick walk around the lake

Been here many times can get busy at weekends. Lovely walk and sights to see. Shame that they... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sandhurst, United Kingdom
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One of our favourite walks

A pleasant place with the large lake and lots of lovely walks around it. It has been a special... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Surrey, United Kingdom
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All reviews car park expensive parking round the lake beautiful lake nice walk roman ruins half mile walk two hours great place for a walk pub lunch weekends and bank holidays isn't cheap sunny day leisurely walk acres of parkland nice coffee shop half way round
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Been here many times can get busy at weekends. Lovely walk and sights to see. Shame that they charge for parking. But the lay bus are free if you get a spot

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Cakeman007
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Used the car park on the A30 and was disgusted to find that as we exceeded 3 hours the fee was £10.00. Words fail me.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Jimmybe38
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A pleasant place with the large lake and lots of lovely walks around it. It has been a special place for us ever since we moved in the surrey area. It is a great place for picnics, testing your photography skills and brisk or leisurely...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank pshukla2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

lovely long walk with my dog plenty of areas to walk, nice big lake a great café plenty to eat at fair price. Only down size is car park charges but that cover getting in the park But I would go again loved it

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank roydouglas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I’ve always enjoyed a walk around Virginia Water lake. It’s scenic, interesting and a good distance the full length around for a decent spot of exercise. From winter when the lake freezes to the peak of summer, Virginia water seems to look different on every...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank aliceluker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The only negative is the car parking charges,£2.50 for one hour, £5 for two hours, £9 forover three hours. They charge more for weekends and bank holidays. The walk around the lakes is beautiful, in parts it is stunning. It is very clean and the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank geezers2
Reviewed 15 February 2019

There is a footpath all around the lake which makes it ideal in all weather. Think its about 41/2 miles all the way around but there are many extra areas to visit. We went through the heather gardens to the polo grounds. Very well looked...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 847kitkat65
Reviewed 13 February 2019 via mobile

Whether out for a stroll or jog this is a favourite. Whatever the weather just park the car and take in the tranquility of the open parkland. Lazy summer picnics or bracing winter weather exercise. Always a warm cafe for refreshments and well kept loos....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Pauline B
Reviewed 12 February 2019

A very nice area to walk around. Spent about 2.5 hours walking round here on Saturday afternoon. It was very busy as it was such a nice day. Only downside is the extortionate parking! 9 pounds for 2.5 hours... hmmm...

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ba00057
Reviewed 19 January 2019 via mobile

Trully wonderful place, regularly bring my dog Here with the wife for walks and i dont think we will ever get bored of the place, been coming here 27 years

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dom W
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Milly W
12 September 2018|
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Response from migan51 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have parking places for disabled people; I don’t know the price but I believe there is a discount .... please check the website!
3 September 2018|
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Response from MrsBradders | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it’s a great place for dogs!
21 June 2018|
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Response from Dave T | Reviewed this property |
I can not remember, I think it was a gift in the 19th century. There are historical readings around the ruins giving a full explanation. I think the answer is on google