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Virginia Water lake

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A walk in the park of peace and tranquillity

I have signed up for a walking site called at your own pace. And was thinking on where to go... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Surrey, United Kingdom
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Amazing, great resource

Amazing year round, very lucky to have this just a short distance from my home. Stunning views... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
London, United Kingdom
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“car park”(29 reviews)
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All reviews roman ruins car park expensive parking nice walk round the lake beautiful lake ice cream van half way round half mile walk ample places great place for a walk pub lunch leisurely walk hours walking traffic lights sunny day nice coffee shop
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have signed up for a walking site called at your own pace. And was thinking on where to go walking. I always walk along the Basingstoke canal. So needed a change. Virginia water came onto my radar. What a fantastic choice I made. No...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank sparkiemac
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing year round, very lucky to have this just a short distance from my home. Stunning views across seasons of the trees and the lake, alongside the waterfall and various special sites. Definitely worth a visit for a picnic at the tables or along the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lowbatterytravels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Regardless of the time of year its a lovely place. Even on a wet, cold Wednesday lots of walkers, dog walkers, joggers around.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jan R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a popular destination for dog walker, walkers, runner and families to wander round the beautiful gardens and a lakes. The waterfall is great (it sometimes freezes in winter) and there are some artificial Roman ruins from Victorian times when the lakes was created,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank E8268GGclaires
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a great place for a walk, we take the Beagle for a long walk. All dog owners will know that Beagles need exercise - ours loves Virginia Water. Other dog owners there tend to be sociable - saying hello and exchanging bits of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank andrewR5962XT
Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

The only negative is the car parking charges, we paid £9.00 for just over three hours. They charge more for weekends and bank holidays. The walk around the lakes is beautiful, in parts it is stunning. It is very clean and the vast majority of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank geezers2
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

Nice few hours with family and dog walking round the lake and grounds enjoying the nice autumn scenery.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charles S
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Lovely place to visit and be with nature and the wonderful world we live in. Beautiful place to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Suzanne P
Reviewed 27 October 2018

Well there is so much to see here in terms or water, nature, an old waterfall/cascade and the ruins that it really is a good couple of hours walking around the lake and its surroundings. Lots of places to take decent picture and a coffee...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Colin D
Reviewed 22 October 2018

An absolutely beautiful place to visit for a walk. There are lots of areas and things to see and do around the lake. Perfect for an outing all year round! However it is always spoilt by the horrendous parking prices!!!

Date of experience: October 2018
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Milly W
12 September 2018|
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Response from migan51 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do have parking places for disabled people; I don’t know the price but I believe there is a discount .... please check the website!
2 September 2018|
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Response from MrsBradders | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it’s a great place for dogs!
21 June 2018|
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Response from Dave T | Reviewed this property |
I can not remember, I think it was a gift in the 19th century. There are historical readings around the ruins giving a full explanation. I think the answer is on google