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Lake Compounce

186 Enterprise Dr, Bristol, CT 06010-7493
+1 860-583-3300
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Disappointed

Took my daughter and a few family members yesterday and was very disappointed in learning out of 5... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Felicia H
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Stratford, Connecticut, United States
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Fun but can be improved

Came to Lake Compounce with my boyfriend, my sister and her boyfriend. We had Groupons. We fell in... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
KateD2012
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Glastonbury, Connecticut
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With over 402 acres of fun, Lake Compounce is the oldest continuously operating amusement park in North America, welcoming families since 1846. Lake Compounce has ten cozy catering pavilions and plenty of room to host your next birthday, party, family reunion, and corporate event! Lake Compounce combines unique and exciting thrill rides and coasters for all ages with a full-sized water park—all for one low price. As the park continues to delight families from all around the New England area and beyond, the balance of evolution and tradition continues to play an important role at the nation’s first amusement park.
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“free soda” (95 reviews)
“boulder dash” (132 reviews)
“amusement park” (111 reviews)
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186 Enterprise Dr, Bristol, CT 06010-7493
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Took my daughter and a few family members yesterday and was very disappointed in learning out of 5 season passes purchased the one I purchased from Groupon was a one day pass only. The details on Groupon are very misleading. Why put the word season...More

Thank Felicia H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Came to Lake Compounce with my boyfriend, my sister and her boyfriend. We had Groupons. We fell in line at the ticket booth, which happened to be serviced by a woman who seemed to be quite slow. The line beside us already had 3 parties...More

1  Thank KateD2012
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were worried about the gypsy moth caterpillars in Connecticut this time of year but there are barely any at Lake Compounce. I think we saw 4 in the water of the lazy river and zero anywhere else, which is incredible for a park this...More

Thank motorgirl1111
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

THANK YOU for that 5 star review! We are so unbelievably happy you and your family enjoyed your time at the park! We take pride in being super clean to provide an enjoyable atmosphere to all of our guests. Side note: The Sobe lifewater is...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a beautiful family oriented park! So much to see and do. The staff was extremely friendly. The rides were fun and exciting. Be sure to ride the wooden coaster; fyi...there is a big difference between the front and back of this coaster, be sure...More

Thank LSteele230
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Awesome! Thank you for visiting Bear Creek and Lake Compounce and for the glowing 5 star review! We are thrilled to hear you had such a wonderful time here at the park and were able to ride Boulder Dash a couple of times! Thank you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Quality of Buffalo chicken wrap in Crocpot has gone to worst from last year. Chicken salad is also not good there. LAfiesta is the only good option there for dining pass. Ground beef with vegetables wrap there is tasty but most of the times in...More

Thank sathish r
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are sorry to hear your dining experience has been undesirable. We had originally started out with 5 dining pass location options and then added 2 more to lead to a more enjoyable dining experience. There are a list of meal options we include at...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My children love coming here just as much as I did when I was a little girl. This will always be a special place for me. The rides, the friendly staff and the wonderful memories. I rode my first roller coaster ( the WildCat) Here...More

Thank Chelsea G
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are so happy that you continue the family tradition and take your children here to make more unforgettable memories! So grateful! Thank you for giving us a 5 star review. We hope to be a part of your family for years to come.

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went to Lake Compounce with my family of 6. My children are ages 4,6,9 and 11. This park was good for all my children. They have a separate little kid section that was great for my 2 youngest. They could even go on some...More

1  Thank mctony751
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy to hear you and your family had a great time while visiting Lake Compounce! Sounds like everyone had the time of their lives! We agree, we think the season passes are the best value, you get a lot of additional perks that you can...More

Reviewed 22 May 2017

although this place was truly mobbed with people we still managed to have a great time. It's not to small and not to large. It's just right. They have plenty for the little one's and great coasters and bigger rides for the more adventure seeking....More

Thank Tamara C
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the great feedback and positive review! We appreciate it. You should check out Ghost Hunt again this summer, as we changed all of the lasers, targets, and guns for a more enjoyable, fun experience! Happy to hear you loved the water park...More

Reviewed 10 May 2017 via mobile

I used to get the season pass but with limited rides (some would even be closed!), not worth it. The "free" soda isn't worth it when you have to fight all the bees! Rides are limited for kids in between, too big for kids rides...More

Thank elinct
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for the feedback. Rides go down occasionally based on weather related issues or mechanical ones, and we work as quickly as possible to get them back up. Some of the issues can even be dependent on having the manufacturer involved, which would take...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

The rides are great. Much different from the ones at SFNE and short lines. My girlfriend needed a hot shower due to a disability and we found great bathrooms in the water park very near our cabanas. Clean, no line, and have hot water in...More

Thank Asylv793
Ryan L, Manager at Lake Compounce, responded to this reviewResponded 17 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write us a review. We are sorry you had a less than desirable experience here. Thank you for bringing this to our attention. In the future, please bring this to our attention right away so we can look...More

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shernandez7379
Can y bring goggles
23 June 2017|
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Response from Ryan L | Property representative |
Yes, as long as they do not have the nose or any type of snorkel attached. Only the ones that cover the eyes.
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shernandez7379
Can u bring goggles
23 June 2017|
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Response from coffeeat40 | Reviewed this property |
at one time you could I think for the lake it might be ok but other rides probably not
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