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Great location!

Lovely place to have a leisurely drive too, lots of shops and a few eating places, nice relaxing... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
ComedyBigDave
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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Weeks stay in augusr

A lovely place to stay plenty to see and do.A lovely walk around the marina seeing all the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Philip M
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Diss, United Kingdom
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Mercia Marina is the largest inland marina in Europe, 74 acres of countryside, walks, wildlife and a boardwalk of boutique retailers, farm shop, a two storey bar and restaurant overlooking the marina. Discover one of our beautiful and tranquil walks...more
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Findern Lane, Willington DE65 6DW, England
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All reviews farm shop lovely shops watch the boats retail outlets up market lovely place to visit well worth a visit for sale canal walk tea rooms are lovely surroundings pleasant place cake food outlets narrow boat coffee shop boat trip
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Lovely place to have a leisurely drive too, lots of shops and a few eating places, nice relaxing venue! What’s not yo like 👍

Thank ComedyBigDave
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a pleasant hour or two wandering around the marina. Looked at the shops and had a very niice lunch in one of the cafes.Unfortunately the weather was not particularly good - drizzly and windy so we could not go for walks around the complex...More

Thank ladyjane_10
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lovely place to stay plenty to see and do.A lovely walk around the marina seeing all the different houseboats . We stayed in a lovely lodge for the week. It was well equipped and really comfortable. Would recommend this place to anyone.

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice modern buildings along this marina, where you can happily spend a few hours walking around the shops. We went when the craft market was on which for us made it even more interesting. We would definitely go again.

Thank DorothyEloise
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

interesting and attractive place with shops eateries, park and canal boats. When we went there was plenty to do plus a small market and live music - lovely atmosphere. But - the clothing stores were all women only - could not see one garment for...More

Thank jim m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our friends live in Derbyshire & took us to this Marina. It was very windy but we still had a lovely time.

Thank Val S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here a few weeks back as part of a day out to the Marina and I have to say that we really liked it. We eat Indian food a lot in our family and most Indians just serve the same dishes on rinse and...More

Thank mogger_man
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Doesn’t matter if you are a “boater” or not - this is a great place to spend a couple of hours. Designer clothes, gift shops, cafes, a bar and an Indian restaurant give this marina a very upmarket feel.

1  Thank scarletbush
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

Mercia marina has had a significant upgrade over the last few years. With beautiful new buildings and what appears to be an ongoing car park upgrade. We visited recently to take a boat trip for a family members birthday. We chartered a boat to take...More

Thank Adam W
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Really good shopping places here. Zing especially, very eclectic. Can always find gifts for people here. Nice clothes places with some really good discounts and fab eating places. Really is a great place to visit.

1  Thank blodwin52
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harrison77
27 September 2018|
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Response from jeanf438 | Reviewed this property |
Free to park x
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Emilybrion
17 July 2018|
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Response from Lozbeth86 | Reviewed this property |
Not really pushchair friendly tbh
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7 June 2017|
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Response from taniavan10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes we take our dog they are can also go in the down stairs in the pub they have water and treat ..
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