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Public notice: In view of the recent government advice and guidance regarding COVID-19, and more specifically the social distancing recommendations given, boating will be closed until further notice in order to safeguard our visitors and staff. We thank you for your understanding.

Please ensure you regularly check our updates page for the very latest information about park closures and access to facilities during this time.


The boating lake is open daily from 10:30am - 6:00pm from late March through to the end of October and offers rowing boats and adult pedalos for hire.

Please check with the Boathouse (number below) for confirmation of the exact dates when the boats are available

The separate children's lake is open weekends, bank holidays and school holidays only (subject to weather conditions). Children's pedalos are available for hire.

Boat and Pedalo Hire Costs

Boat and pedalos can be hired from the Boathouse.  A £5.00 deposit is required for all bookings.

Per hour

  • Adult: £10.50 Child: £7.50

Early bird hire (before noon)

  • Adult: £7.00 Child: £5.50

Per half hour

  • Adult: £8.50 Child: £6.00

Early bird hire (before noon)

  • Adult: £5.50  Child: £4.50

Children's pedalos

  • 20 minutes - £4.00

Family hire

  • Per hour - £30.00*

    *Two adults and up to three children

Contact details

For further information contact the Boathouse on +44 (0)207 724 4069.

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