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Emberton Country Park

Olney Road, Milton Keynes MK46 5FJ, England
+44 1234 711575
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Emberton Country Park

Great place for families to spend time together. Lots of space to set up gazebos or shelters and to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
helen_murray65
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North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
via mobile
A potentially great venue ruined

The state of this venue is a complete disgrace to MK Council. I have never been to any country park... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
John D
,
Northampton, United Kingdom
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Set in 200 acres of mature unspoilt parkland , you can enjoy wildlife, lakeside walks, play areas and camping all in a family friendly setting. The park boasts over 5km of paths and trails winding their way around 5 lakes, through wooded glades and meadows. In amongst this are picnic and bbq areas and numerous play and learning experiences for children. A park information centre and café ensure that you have everything you need to get the most from the park, its wildlife and the natural surroundings. From bird watching to triathlons, camping, picnicking or simply enjoying a walk in the countryside, Emberton Country Park has something for everyone to enjoy, all year round.
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  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Olney Road, Milton Keynes MK46 5FJ, England
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+44 1234 711575
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"children's play areas"
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"conservation area"
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"lovely place for a stroll"
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"circular walk"
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"bird watching"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great place for families to spend time together. Lots of space to set up gazebos or shelters and to have fun. Paved road for easy walking and views of river and lakes depending on where you choose. Ice-cream was the best we have had for...More

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The state of this venue is a complete disgrace to MK Council. I have never been to any country park that is so disfigured by litter as this one. Rubbish strewn everywhere: two litter pickers operating in tandem - one picking and one holding a...More

Thank John D
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went as a large group of 27 (13 children) all camping. The prices are reasonable and the children really enjoyed the park and lakes. However, the showers and toilets were disgusting to say the least! The ladies facilities were all blocked on the Saturday...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just come back from Emberton, 2 nights early, as the noise levels at night were terrible. Large groups of campers talking very loudly and drinking until 3pm. Litter everywhere, bins overflowing with rubbish, toilet block appeared to get blocked daily, so didn't go in there,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First time visit ,reasonable entrance fee and ample parking in various areas ,great for a picnic in fact you could bring bar be ques basically any thing you needed to have a great day out .Several children's play areas and lovely walks around the lakes.The...More

2  Thank David A
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Car entry fee of £4 but a bargain for what's inside. Lots of land for camping or just BBQ. Nice and safe children's playground. Nice lake to walk around. Lots of parking. Extra fee for staying overnight but reasonable price. Great for a day out...More

Thank SpfJ
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just returned from 4 nights camping, we really enjoyed it, it’s was very quiet as we went midweek, the place is relatively clean although the toilets/shower block could do with upgrading, fishing was ok although they have let it go lots of weeds, would I...More

Thank Paula B
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Reviewed 13 July 2018

We stopped for two nights with a touring caravan, the toilets were very bad, dead flies all around the food preperation/dish washing up area, cob webs, the urinals were filthy, the shower heads hadn't been cleaned in a long time. We went to the on...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

Planned a stop off here to give our grandchildren a break from travel. The high spot was the café with friendly staff and good snacks - sandwiches, soup etc. From there it went downhill. The toilets were disgusting, no ventilation, no soap - in fact...More

Thank roving_seagull
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Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

Crowded, litter everywhere, bins over flowing, uneven paths, absolutely disgusting toilets. Inspected regularly apparently - have they not noticed all the cubicles have broken locks or the faeces on the floor? Shocking place now when it used to be so nice. We used to be...More

Thank keredwh
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