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Conningbrook Lakes Country Park

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An oasis of quiet in busy Ashford, nice walks too.

Very peaceful and rural, these lakes are a nice place to visit for an afternoon walk or impromptu... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2018
ken68thecaterhamkid
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Lisbon, Portugal
Nothing but the views

Very relaxing to walk round the lakes on a fine day. Have done it regularly over the last two... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2018
sudan81
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Kent
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Willesborough Road, Ashford TN24 9QX, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited today for a picnic and dog walk. Easy to get to, parking available although we walked. Few picnic benches available but I imagine hard to come by in summer. Lovely view over the lake and then walk around it . You can take dogs...More

Thank franw329
Reviewed 1 September 2018

For a pleasant walk this is a good place to spend an hour. Yes, its in the countryside (just!), and is therefore generally quiet most of the time. I`ve yet to find a route all around the lake though but i`ve no doubt there must...More

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Reviewed 19 August 2018

Very peaceful and rural, these lakes are a nice place to visit for an afternoon walk or impromptu picnic. Also popular with the fishing community and an interesting place for kids to cycle safely in too.

Thank ken68thecaterhamkid
Reviewed 2 August 2018

Very relaxing to walk round the lakes on a fine day. Have done it regularly over the last two months, but nothing else going for it. Julie Rose Stadium staff have not woken up to the potential of opening their cafe daily to attract people...More

Thank sudan81
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

My finance and I visited Conningbrook Lakes Country Park Friday evening. We had high expectations and had heard wonderful things. As a owner of a 8 month old golden retriever we are always looking for new walking locations. The lake was beautiful and you could...More

Thank GeorgiaGB
Reviewed 11 May 2018 via mobile

Visited after school when the weather was lovely. Spotted some gentleman using remote controlled boats in the lake. Grass was a little overgrown but wasn’t too bothered. Shame you can’t walk all the way round the lake though. Keep hold of young children when near...More

Thank RAC987
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Its nice to go with the family for a nice picnic outside if the weather is good! Don't swim there though as there is a nasty green bacteria in the lake and its forbidden!

Thank monikagrv
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Be much better if you could walk all the way around the lake, and if dogs were allowed off the lead, and hadn't got bitten by an insect. Nice sheltered spot for sitting down and eating. Easy to park

Thank Lisey L
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

We live a few minutes away and we love coming here for a walk. There is always plenty of wildlife to spot from ducks on the lakes to all sorts of newts and birds. There are generally sheep grazing or sometimes cows roaming about. Come...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2017

Cafe and playparks needed but still lovely views and nice walk. Be Good if the bridge was fixed and additional seating around lake but still it's good

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