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Needham Lake

Coddenham Road, Needham Market, England
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If you just wish to enjoy a stroll, family gathering, barbeque or taking the dog for a walk this is... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Ray P
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Ipswich, United Kingdom
Dog Walking

Took my dog for a walk around here for my first visit. There are a lot of dogs around some off the... read more

Reviewed 19 April 2018
carolbB4391FQ
,
Dunmow, Essex
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good32%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
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Travellers talk about
“ice cream van” (5 reviews)
“car boot sale” (5 reviews)
“dog walkers” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Coddenham Road, Needham Market, England
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"ice cream van"
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"car boot sale"
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"dog walkers"
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"lovely lake"
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"lovely place"
in 7 reviews
"round the lake"
in 4 reviews
"canada geese"
in 2 reviews
"nice walk"
in 5 reviews
"plenty of car parking space"
in 2 reviews
"small hut"
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"playground for children"
in 2 reviews
"nature area"
in 2 reviews
"toilet facilities"
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"play equipment"
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"all ages"
in 4 reviews
"pretty lake"
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"tarmac path"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you just wish to enjoy a stroll, family gathering, barbeque or taking the dog for a walk this is a great area to do this in lovely surroundings and with lake and it's wildlife this makes for a stay of any length. With some...More

1  Thank Ray P
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Reviewed 19 April 2018

Took my dog for a walk around here for my first visit. There are a lot of dogs around some off the leads. There is a nice play area for children and a place for get teas etc.

Thank carolbB4391FQ
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

This is a lovely area with a collection of positives and only one negative. The park is an open area with a good sized lake home to a variety of ducks geese and wildfowl in general. The walk around this lake is just under a...More

Thank Allan C
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Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

A medium sized lake on the outskirts of Needham Market. The lake itself is clean, it has a hobby rc boat in the main body of water and an area intended for nature at the rear. Walking around the lake is pleasant, the entire lap...More

Thank Carl M
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Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

A lovely place for a walk and for children to play on the two playgrounds. Easy to park and only 15 minutes to get round (with a little one in tow...!).

Thank Simon S
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Reviewed 18 February 2018

A busy sunday afternoon in winter sunshine . Plenty of car parking available. A mixture of grass, gravel and in places muddy paths around the lake and along the river . We ended up at the lovely mill near the farm shop . Great place...More

Thank cliff d
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Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

There is a very easy and pleasant walk around the lake on a tarmac path. You can extend it a bit further by going a bit further afield on the meadow or even up into Needham Market town via a path by the railway station....More

1  Thank singletraveller59
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Reviewed 30 December 2017

Lovely place to look round, great family place. Enjoy the walk around the lake. It is very relaxing and there is a little play area for children. Plenty of little activities to engage children around the lake.

Thank RobinJ2012
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Reviewed 7 December 2017

What a lovely place to visit, great scenery and a truly pleasant place to have a nice walk. I will be back soon!

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Reviewed 16 November 2017

I went here two days running, one to do a dog walk and the next to watch the Flying Sctosman steam by. The actual walk tound the lake takes less than 10 minutes which was not far enough for me so I extended the walk...More

Thank Scopesfamily
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Emma B
19 May 2017|
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Response from ukpandagirl | Reviewed this property |
There's a little tea hut type thing that's ok just over the bridge from the lakes. It's nothing special though. Aldercar farm is close by, I'd go there. Amazing cakes!!
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Thomas B
13 April 2017|
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Response from Laurie C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it is quite flat and the paths are good.
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HandLuggageOnly2000
16 July 2016|
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Response from Tracie001 | Reviewed this property |
All parking charges have been abolished now, so free parking.
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