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Fresh air

It's a beautiful place to visit with plenty to do. There's a mini beach set up in the summer for... read more

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Jemma W
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Outdoor Avtivities Galore

Visited Rutland Water, south shore while visiting with my family from Denmark and was greatly... read more

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Richard H
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Rutland Water Park is a premier country water park based in the East Midlands. We offer fishing, walking, cycling, watersports, weddings, beaches, concerts, sports events, relaxing and picnics.
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Oakham, England
+44 1780 686800
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Reviewed today via mobile

It's a beautiful place to visit with plenty to do. There's a mini beach set up in the summer for families along with plenty of activities for the whole family around the lake from bugtopia to Water activities and bike rides. It's a great day...More

Thank Jemma W
Reviewed today via mobile

Visited Rutland Water, south shore while visiting with my family from Denmark and was greatly surprised by the number of activities that are on offer. As we were not aware of the possibility to rent a bike and take a tour round the reservoir. We...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited Rutland water whilst staying at a Stretton lakes, it was very windy the day we visited but there was still much you could do from walks cycling sailing and a great day for windsurfers, it’s a huge lake with various places to stop...More

Thank Graham B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Rutland water is a great day out if you are looking for fresh air, lovely views and a good long walk/or cycle ride. We rented bikes for the day which was a reasonable price and we would definately do it again. You can take 2...More

Thank Lauren G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second visit to Rutland water staying in a lodge at the edge of the lake. The hotel on the complex looks very inviting called the Barnsdale hall hotel. There are plenty of things to do wether it be walking round the lake....More

Thank Pathfinder815788
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great boat trip, informative about reservoir. Crew helpful. Nice coffee. Afterwards you can walk around it.

Thank Jacky C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Hired bikes and had a really lovely time. I would thoroughly recommend this sort of activity for anyone able to ride a bike

Thank JAQ560
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely relaxed afternoon here, the sun was shining and the way they have put sand down near the lake to make it like a beach is brilliant, we built sandcastles, sunbathed and went for a dip without the long drive to a beach....More

Thank HayleyHolnessD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well manicured, litter free with variety of activities. Not much wild erness except in the designated areas but a pleasant place for all sorts of exercising. A trip on the Rutland Belle round the reservoir passes an interesting half hour or so, especially on a...More

Thank Olive M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Spent a day here, nice walking and had a trip on the Rutland belle. The trip on the water is well worth the extra. Thought car park charge was a little expensive.

Thank Niffyian
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Rosie E
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Response from SueTimmis | Reviewed this property |
Yes I think so. Iam sure we saw a dog going on
Peter G
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Response from Len_Spointer | Reviewed this property |
There is a birdwatching centre which is open all year ,I believe. Great place for information and recent sightings.