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Wimbleball Lake Country Park

Wimbleball Lake | Brompton Regis, Brompton Regis, Exmoor National Park, England
TA22 9NU
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A different view of the lake

Have walked round the lake with the dogs so decided to hire a kayak for hr costs £12 parking was £4... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
odb30
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Uffculme, United Kingdom
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Kayaking on the beautiful lake in the barmy English Summer

We were holidaying in Exmoor for the hot summer in late July. We went to hire three Kayaks , for an... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ady_JD
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Welwyn Garden City, United Kingdom
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  • Average12%
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“car park” (7 reviews)
“water sports” (4 reviews)
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Wimbleball Lake | Brompton Regis, Brompton Regis, Exmoor National Park, England
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"great walk"
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"paddle boarding"
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"beautiful place"
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"cafe"
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"walks"
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"dam"
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"picnic"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have walked round the lake with the dogs so decided to hire a kayak for hr costs £12 parking was £4 all day and paddle round some of it,was great fun staff are polite,friendly and organised and with enough info to help you and once...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were holidaying in Exmoor for the hot summer in late July. We went to hire three Kayaks , for an adult, 18 and 16 year old. Booking was easy on the web site and we pre-paid. There is a small car park near the...More

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Rosie V, Public Relations Manager at Wimbleball Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear that you had a nice time at Wimbleball. We look forward to seeing you back at the lake soon.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fourth visit here in the last year and every.time it doesn't disappoint, so beautiful and so much to do here, perfect for solo travelers, families, friends everyone!

1  Thank Robynn05
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Rosie V, Public Relations Manager at Wimbleball Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave such a lovely review. We look forward to seeing you back at the lake soon

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Reviewed 21 June 2018 via mobile

Only live a few miles away ,but took time out to go ,glad I did ,great walk around ,took me 3hrs 20 mins ,lovely views ,will bring grandkids next time.not to sure about cafe opening times ,so you need to check .

Thank Andrew H
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Rosie V, Communications Manager at Wimbleball Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hi Andrew. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We look forward to seeing you back at the lake soon

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Reviewed 20 June 2018

A busy day when we were there but get off the beaten track & the walks are fantastic & safe for dogs with lovely views. The dam is impressive if that's what ticks your box & you can rent just about every form water sport...More

Thank george b
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Rosie V, Communications Manager at Wimbleball Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 21 June 2018

Hi George. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. Great to hear that you had a nice time at Wimbleball. We look forward to seeing you back at the lake soon

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

Camped here for 4 nights midweek during term time so the site was very quiet which suited us. Fabulous location on the side of the Wimbleball Reservoir with access to beautiful local walks direct from the site. New toilet/shower facilities excellent and staff very friendly....More

Thank CarolHampshire
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Rosie V, Public Relations Manager at Wimbleball Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Good morning Carol. Thank you for taking the time to write such a lovely review. Fantastic to hear that you had such a great time at Wimbleball and we hope to see you at the lake again soon

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

Great place to visit. Beautiful walks. Plenty parking, cafe with homade food. Camping site. Activitys land and water. Love visiting the lake with family.

1  Thank Lesley C
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Rosie V, Public Relations Manager at Wimbleball Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2018

Hi Lesley. Thank you for taking the time to leave a review. We look forward to seeing you back at the lake soon

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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Had a great day up at Wimbleball doing a windsurfing instructor refresher. The staff were very accommodating and friendly coupled with a fantastic location. This area of outstanding natural beauty comes highly recommended.

Thank Ben S
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Reviewed 22 September 2017

This a a beautiful lake with a relaxing feel about it. I had a great day kayaking at Wimbleball which has changing and showering facilities. The only reason I marked it down was because it cost me £11 to park and launch my kayak which...More

Thank Steve H
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Reviewed 3 September 2017

Heading out for a bike ride around the lake, we loaded our bikes in the car and set out for an hours drive to Wimbleball. Signs for the reservoir were very sparse and after a few wrong turns we made it. It is a fantastic...More

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I'm very late in answering your question, but my guess is that some dogs off leads can scare children and worry animals. Therefore, it's better if there is one rule for all.
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