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Bewl Water

Bewl Water Bewlbridge Lane, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8JH, England
+44 1892 890000
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Lovely day

Beautiful autumn day cycling around the lake, topped off by marvellous service from the very kind... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Laura C
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Lovely to go for walks as family on your own or with some one special iv done all of them and loved... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
shaz6768
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Wadhurst, United Kingdom
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Bewl Water is the largest stretch of open water in the South East. The 800 acre site is set in an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, in the heart of the High Weald. Open all year, a visit to this stunning lake is fantastic family fun and great value.
  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Bewl Water Bewlbridge Lane, Lamberhurst, Royal Tunbridge Wells TN3 8JH, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful autumn day cycling around the lake, topped off by marvellous service from the very kind and friendly cafe staff. A big thumbs up from us, thank you!More

1  Thank Laura C
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Laura C, Thank you for your review from your recent trip to Bewl. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed cycling around the reservoir. We are also pleased to read that you found our staff to be kind and friendly. We look forward...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely to go for walks as family on your own or with some one special iv done all of them and loved them all I take my dog down there for walks and he loves to have a swim and chase the ducks but he...More

1  Thank shaz6768
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear shaz6768, Thank you for your review from your recent trip to Bewl. We are delighted to read that you love both alone and family time here and you enjoy the views as much as we do! We look forward to welcoming you back soon....More

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

So after months of my husband raveing on about how great this place is. I decided to give it ago. The weather was great as it was the warm weekend in October. We set of for a walk with my husband explaining and showing me...More

Thank jollyouting
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2017

Dear jollyouting, Thank you for your review of Bewl Water, we really do value feedback from our customers. We were so disappointed to read that on this occasion we failed to meet your expectations regarding the quality of the food and the cleanliness of our...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017

We arrived as part of a coach party with boat trip and fish and chips included. Arriving early, there was time for a coffee and some of our party tried the cakes which looked beautifully home made and fresh. A walk down to the pier...More

Thank dvdobbin
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2017

Dear dvdobbin, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review after your recent visit to Bewl Water. We are pleased to hear you enjoyed the boat trip around the reservoir. We are disappointed to read you were not satisfied with the the fish...More

Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely place to come with family. Whether you are walking or cycling, you are bound to have an amazing time. The site is very picturesque, the cycling route is clearly sign posted. Big bonus gif us was the cage that stick a...More

2  Thank KSKK97
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 6 October 2017

Dear KSKK97, Thank you for your review from your recent trip to Bewl. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed a family bike ride here and you found the healthy food options to be tasty and nutritious. We hope to welcome you back soon!...More

Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

Haven't been to Bewl for a number of years but visited today with my little grandsons. What a fabulous place, so beautiful on a sunny autumnal day. The 2 play areas have been well designed and of good quality, they played there for ages. The...More

1  Thank Janine S
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Dear Janine S, Thank you for your review from your recent trip to Bewl. We are pleased to hear you all enjoyed the play areas and found them to be of good quality. We hope to welcome you back soon for more fun! Many Thanks,...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Thoroughly enjoyed our visit. Great walks, reasonably priced food and a lovely boat ride. Great place to take children to run and play. Dogs would love the freedom. Walk miles or just amble.More

Thank didi-diane
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Dear didi-diane, Thank you for your review from your recent trip to Bewl. We are glad you enjoyed your time here, and pleased to read that you found the boat ride to be lovely. We hope to welcome you back soon! Many Thanks, Phil Daley,...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We decided to pack a picnic and spend a family day here with our bikes and what a good day it was. The weather wasn't too hot (18 degrees) which was ideal as we're not very fit so cycling became sweaty work 😉. There is...More

1  Thank nas_baby
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Dear nas_baby, Thank you for your review from your recent trip to Bewl. We are delighted to read that you enjoyed a picnic and family time here and you found the car park and cycle map to be a good price. We hope to welcome...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Went in for a hot drink...staff no more than schoolkids, no social or customer service skills,not trained...completely hopeless. Manageress drifts around doesnt engage with the staff,doesnt support them and spends more time flirting with one of the managers. Dont bother...take your own drink and snacks.When...More

4  Thank beenandgone
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Dear beenandgone, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of Bewl Water. We are disappointed to read your feedback and we offer our sincerest apologies that you were not satisfied with your recent visit to Bewl Water. We do hope that we...More

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This place brings back childhood and adult memories, walks around the lake, kayaking across it, sailing in it and educating ourselves in the visitor centre. Today’s visit was just a dam walk, with the views across the reservoir... wow... the water has gone down since...More

1  Thank Grembo
BewlWater, General Manager at Bewl Water, responded to this reviewResponded 27 September 2017

Dear Grembo, Thank you for taking the time to leave a review of Bewl Water following your recent walk around the reservoir. We are so glad to hear you enjoy making memories here at Bewl. We hope to welcome you back very soon! Many Thanks,...More

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kentchy
10 July 2017|
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Response from Joy M | Reviewed this property |
Joy Morgan Sorry don't know.
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TonbridgeMan
3 July 2017|
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Response from Mark G | Reviewed this property |
This might be a good question to ask the Bewl Management Team.
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Anne B
22 June 2017|
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Response from Ewyena | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I've been there at Easter and just stopped a few times to relax after long drive. However you can contact them directly and ask if there is an area of swimming, their respond will be more precise. unfortunately I can not... More
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