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a great place to go for a walk with dog

a lovely place, i go here regular to walk dog. a lovely boat lake and a ice cream after. well... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
pangit2015
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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
An ideal family venue .................

My children, grandchildren and now my great grandchildren love visiting this venue. Ideal in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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All reviews feed the ducks ice cream paddle boats lovely walk lovely park all ages lovely place children's play area barbecue areas big event small pond beautiful scenery car park plenty of space few hours lovely afternoon sunny day
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Reviewed 2 days ago

a lovely place, i go here regular to walk dog. a lovely boat lake and a ice cream after. well maitained and clean.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank pangit2015
Reviewed 1 week ago

My children, grandchildren and now my great grandchildren love visiting this venue. Ideal in summer with a picnic and BB area, at other times an invigorating walk around the lake, on Sunday mornings the local model boats meet, ideal for photograpy shots, a cuppa or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I've been visiting the boating lake since I was a small child. The park has always been well maintained. The lake is always changing and I love the fact I can still visit 30 years after my first time but now with my children.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank CreativeAcademi
Reviewed 1 week ago

Cwmbran Boating lake is very popular venue for all ages. There is a children's activity area which during the summer months it is always bustling with the sound of children enjoying themselves. A lovely walk around the lake with plenty of seating area for those...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank J_CHW1985
Reviewed 24 October 2018

A lovely walk around the lake with a good sized park for all aged children. we took a right away from the lake first (into the playing fields) crossed the road and did a loop around the river (you cross by a pub and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ray_j4626
Reviewed 12 October 2018

Great place to start the day with early morning walk. Peaceful and lovely with the Autumn tree colours.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

We visit the boating lake at least every week sometimes just for a quick play at the park, sometimes for a lovely long walk and a play. There are 2 lakes, one a little paddling pond which has little boats on during the summer, the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank rhiannon r
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Great place for walking and appreciating the wildlife. Swans, ducks Canadian Geese abundant. Riverside close by. Kingfishers have nested on/near the lake a couple of times. Splendid site.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank scientist1973
Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

fantastic in the summer for the children spent around four hours here took a picnic but there is a little kiosk to buy food obviously you have to keep a close eye on children because of the water

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ami I
Reviewed 30 August 2018 via mobile

Great Park for the kids lots of things to do ..ideal picnic place ..lots of seating areas ..beautiful lake with ducks and wildlife..boats to rent and very cheap..dogs welcome..small pond with mini boats for children. .good parking ..great cafe reasonably priced...absolutely loved it ..perfect for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Elise D
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dannyblint
21 June 2017|
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Response from tiapoppy | Reviewed this property |
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Daniella P
19 May 2017|
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Response from 1Nhoss | Reviewed this property |
The rowing boats on the main lake would need a teenager or adult to row but you see children all ages in them. On the small pond area the boats operate with pedals which turn the rudder, I think only 3 can fit in these. I... More
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MichelleB1840
9 June 2016|
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Response from PamB1585 | Reviewed this property |
You would do better getting the X24 from Newport bus station
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