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Ferry Meadows Country Park

Ham Lane, Peterborough PE2 5UU, England
+44 1733 234193
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Lovely place to visit

Visit here regularly and always nice for a long walk. Food is good but quite expensive. Lots to do... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Daniel B
Lovely place for a walk

We visited one morning and took a short walk around the lake, a stop for coffee and ice cream. A... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Claire P
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There is something for everybody at Ferry Meadows. Imagine somewhere beautiful, safe and unspoilt where you can walk, cycle, play, horse-ride, ride a train, go fishing, exercise the dog, jog, push the buggy and explore endless meadows, lakes and woodland all less than three miles from Peterborough's busy city centre. We also offer three play areas catering for different ages and an events programme throughout the year with lots of activities for children. If all of this isn't enough to keep you entertained the Visitor Centre stocks a wide range of toys and games along with gifts, souvenirs and sweet treats. After all this activity you can relax at one of our cafes, find a nice spot for a picnic or fire up on one of our barbecue stands. New for 2014: On 11 April Lakeside at Ferry Meadows will open its doors to Park visitors. Lakeside provides a hub for activity and relaxation within Ferry Meadows as the home for Nene Outdoors, a new watersports and outdoor activity venture and Lakeside Kitchen & Bar, a contemporary dining and function venue. A new and exciting play area is set to open in early April. Aimed at younger children the new Otter playground will provide an exciting play space to explore and enjoy.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good25%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Ham Lane, Peterborough PE2 5UU, England
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+44 1733 234193
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Reviewed yesterday

Visit here regularly and always nice for a long walk. Food is good but quite expensive. Lots to do for kids. Would recommend

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We visited one morning and took a short walk around the lake, a stop for coffee and ice cream. A really pleasant peaceful place to spend an hour or two

Thank Claire P
Reviewed 3 days ago

Really lovely and upbeat/trendy coffee shop/cafe area and a fantastic boat and watersports centre with lovely highly trained staff. HOWEVER the reason its not 5* is because the car parking is crazy! There is a camera that records when you arrive and you are expected...More

Thank Julia R
Reviewed 3 days ago

Lay by the water and cool down, in the shade on a hot day. Watch the world go by, until the sun drops, then walk some more. Great place to chill out

Thank CLIVE P
Reviewed 5 days ago

First time visiting this area, stayed at the Ferry Meadows campsite. Easy booking in, great pitches, easy access to the campsite amenities. Staff very helpful and friendly, they gave some good advice to novice caravaners. Location is great great for country strolls or within easy...More

Thank Steven J
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This park is great for ang outdoor adventure​ or picnic especially with its own railway and the refurbished lakeside bar makes the experience even greater !!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just got back from the ferry meadows caravan camp site. Nice and secure with really friendly staff. Nice and secure nearby was the ferry meadows with its large lakes and. Country Walks. Also miniature railway and cafes a really nice relaxing place to go. Will...More

Thank WATO1129
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited for a couple of hours. When we left we put the car registration into the machine and it told us what to pay. I paid then and there by PayPal. 2 weeks later I get a letter from the parkwithease people saying I...More

Thank Maggie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have always loved coming to ferry meadows. It has so much to do from water sports to the play parks for children. It is just a palace to relax and unwind in if your having a bad day. Would always recommend ferry meadows to...More

Thank Philippa R
Reviewed 1 week ago

My brother and I spent an hour at midday on a very sunny weekday out on the lake at Ferry Meadows. We tried a double kayak which neither of us had been in before, it was easy to park, we were offered wetsuits, which we...More

Thank mrpsd80
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Karen W
what time does it open please?
6 March 2017|
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Response from charlottegrace | Reviewed this property |
during winter months it's open all the time though the cafe does not open until 10. in the summer months I'm unsure I think about 9 then you have to pay to park.
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Lynn N
What is the best way to get to you from Peterborough train station please?
22 August 2015|
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Response from Tom R | Reviewed this property |
Train lovers should check out the very confusing web-site of the Nene Valley Railway. No maps provided there, you'll need maps.google and "RailwayWorld Peterborough". I think Railway World is a modest walking distance from... More
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