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Nice quiet place by the canal

We go there about once a month. Always boats moving about and a tea room plus a very good pub. Sit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Glynn D
Fabulous short break at Kingfisher holiday park

Lovely peaceful spot. Lovely clean cafe. Nice local nature walk. Kingfisher holiday park was clean... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Fradley Junction | Near Alrewas, Burton upon Trent DE13 7DN, England
+44 1908 351866
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All reviews nature reserve caravan park the pub mucky duck canal side coventry canal great place for a walk nice canal swan inn watch the narrow boats busy canal car parking is tow path nice relaxing place bit of everything swing bridge fishing lake
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We go there about once a month. Always boats moving about and a tea room plus a very good pub. Sit outside the pub watch the Canal boats and chill out. If you want you can walk on the Towpaths because here the Coventry canal...More

Thank Glynn D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looked on the web site today (Tuesday) to see if they were open at this time of year found no opening times so went 30 plus miles guess what they were closed! Will think twice before going again pity because it is a good place

Thank Isabel C
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice canal side location with plenty of car parking space. Café has a large pleasant room which is welcoming, toilets good and clean. Visited for lunch when mother had ham egg and chips which was very good, I opted for mixed vegetable quiche which I...More

Thank Cyril C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely peaceful spot. Lovely clean cafe. Nice local nature walk. Kingfisher holiday park was clean, family friendly and excellent value for money.

Thank CymruambythWales
Reviewed October 4, 2018

We have passed near to Fradley Junction for years and hadn't realised it was there. So, having recently found the place we decided to visit on our from Leamington Spa to Ashbourne. Parking costs £1 for 4 hours (a bargain!) and it is adjacent to...More

Thank SheffieldPip
Reviewed October 1, 2018

The pub serves great food at a good price.Good beers and on Thursday nights musicians and singers get together to play traditional music.What more could you want.Visit the pub just for the food alone and the canal side walks.

Thank Fooffanp
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Fradley Junction is not just about canal users. It is a great place to visit with enjoyable walks along the tow path either towards Alrewas, towards Lichfield or in the direction of Tamworth. There is a small nature trail, pub and two cafe/restaurants. My favourite...More

Thank Roger S
Reviewed September 10, 2018

I called here for an early walk and had hoped to get breakfast before going on to the nearby NMA. The stroll along the towpath was nice but unfortunately the café was not going to open until 09:30 so I opted to eat at the...More

Thank CarltonA10
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Wow what an amazing place, popped in on the way home from somewhere else, it’s absolutely stunning! Need to return soon lots more to explore

Thank Lisa B
Reviewed August 23, 2018

Ten of us (walking group) arrived last Tuesday without reservations for lunch. The staff were superb and although I'm not sure they normally do table service (order food at the bar) they took all our orders at the table with a smile. The food arrived...More

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Response from Gemcorma | Reviewed this property |
Hello, It`s about two miles but this is along a country road (Daisy Lane) which has no footpath. It is a long, mostly straight road where drivers can see you and there are plenty of passing places to step into. It also has... More