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great for dogs

Met a freind to walk dogs, there is a dog agility course you can try out, lovely walks, cafe with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Julie M
Great Place to Visit with Family

Great place in all weathers. The lakes are large enough for boating and the paths around are well... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gillsp2017
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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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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...more
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I won't ever go back to ferry meadows due to the car parking scam,I went in January 2017 and got a letter from park with Ease wanting £50, I've had two letters off them so far and I've sent two back with a charge of...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Met a freind to walk dogs, there is a dog agility course you can try out, lovely walks, cafe with an indoors area for dogs and owners. Car park charges .More

Thank Julie M
NPTrust, Admin Support Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review of the Park. There are lots of lovely walking routes around the Park and dogs are welcome in Lakeside Kitchen and Bar and our Visitor Centre. Thanks again. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Park...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place in all weathers. The lakes are large enough for boating and the paths around are well laid out for wheelchairs. Plenty of variety of habitats too - woodland areas, meadow land, marsh land...great for spotting flora and fauna. Rangers also put on a...More

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NPTrust, Admin Support Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your review of the Park. Our staff and volunteers do a great job in keeping the Park looking at its best and we have regular events. We're currently working on the Bringing Nature Closer project; restoring Heron and Goldie Meadows...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A large lake dominates Ferry Meadows where you can sail and surfboard. Plenty of parking with payment on departure via a plate recognition system. Easy access to food and drink with lots of space for children to play. The slightly more mature persons have ample...More

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NPTrust, Admin Support Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your lovely review of the Park. We're really lucky to have so many different walks around the Park and beautiful scenery. The playgrounds are great for children, and the miniature railway runs every weekend April to October and Nene Outdoors...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We parked away from Ferry Meadows and took a twenty minute walk in. Its always worth a visit here whatever the season. All very well looked after, lots for the kids to do and climb on and coffee for mum and dad too of course....More

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NPTrust, Administrative Support Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks very much for your review - we are pleased that you enjoy your visits to the Park, whatever the season! Our staff and volunteers do a great job in keeping the Park looking at its best and we are delighted that this shows during...More

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Love FM. Took our young puppy for a wander and to socialise. Met another pup owner/friend there too. Lakeside Cafe is great. Nice room for dog owners with fleecy blankets for dogs and a nice fire to get warm. Bowls of fresh water for the...More

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NPTrust, Administrative Support Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2018

Thanks very much for your review - we are delighted that you enjoyed your time in the Park. It is always helpful to hear from visitors with their experiences and we appreciate your feedback on the lack of bins for dog waste. We will ensure...More

Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

FM was so much better before they changed it all its now over priced food not budget friendly how it use to beMore

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NPTrust, Administrative Support Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 25 October 2018

Thank you for your review. We are sorry to hear that you find the food onsite overpriced. Both Ferry Meadows cafe and Lakeside Kitchen & Bar are run by our tenant and Nene Park Trust does not have control over the prices set; however we...More

Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went for a nice walk around ferry meadows yesterday , and while there we decided to have lunch at the lakeside restaurant, after looking at the menu (which hasn't hardly changed in I don't know how many years) we both decided...More

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NPTrust, Information and Communications Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

So sorry to hear about your negative experience at Lakeside Kitchen and Bar. The restaurant is a tenant of Nene Park Trust so is independently run to us. We will pass on your feedback to them and hope they will address these problems so they...More

Reviewed 11 October 2018

What a place, we were staying at the campsite next door and really enjoyed the country park, so much to do for adults, kids and anyone in between. Miniature railway, boat trips, cycle paths, wildlife in abundance , absolutely brilliant . Will we return, certainly,...More

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NPTrust, Information and Communications Officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

Thank you for your lovely review! So glad you enjoyed your visit to the Park.

Reviewed 10 October 2018

Whoever the trustees are of the NPT .... please stand up and take a bow. This is a most beautifully presented park, the signposting and attention to walkways are of the highest standard, the facilities provided are excellent without interfering with the natural habitat and...More

Thank Jennifer B
NPTrust, Information and Communications officer at Ferry Meadows Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Thank you for such a lovely review. I will make sure this is passed on to all concerned. Do come back and enjoy the Park again soon.

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Tara A
26 July 2018|
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Hi there. Thanks for your query. Rubber dinghies that you have at the beach are not permitted. Sailing dinghies and rowing boats are both permitted and in both cases you will need to prove third party liability insurance and... More
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Tinacunnington
15 July 2018|
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Hi. We don't advise that dogs swim in the lake as we can't be sure what is in the lake. We do occasionally get blue/green algae in the lake which is toxic for dogs. Obviously if your dog goes into the lake then it is at your... More
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mickkaren1231
29 May 2018|
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Response from AlanW2493 | Reviewed this property |
Half the time the NPR cameras don’t even register you! But you have up to 24 hrs to pay on line I believe, if cash isn’t taken. Never had the problem myself though
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