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Roadford Lake Country Park

Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton PL6 0JL, England
+44 1409 211507
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Roadford the views are wonderful and you can either sit and relax or the walks suit all ages with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
848ronalda
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Okehampton, United Kingdom
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Lovely Breakfast, Coffee and a walk

Visited here yesterday and had a lovely breakfast and coffees. Staff very helpful, view from the... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
Margot D
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Sturminster Newton
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
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“car park” (15 reviews)
“function room” (5 reviews)
“water sports” (5 reviews)
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Dartmoor National Park, Okehampton PL6 0JL, England
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Roadford the views are wonderful and you can either sit and relax or the walks suit all ages with views from every part of the area there is a good car park and a nice little gift shop with a small restaurant which does good...More

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Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Visited here yesterday and had a lovely breakfast and coffees. Staff very helpful, view from the table amazing of the reservoir and atmosphere lovely. Would definitely return, thankyou.

Thank Margot D
Reviewed 22 October 2017

We were guests at my nephews wedding here. Stunning view and location. The function room was set out beautifully. The food was v Rey good and the staff friendly.

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Reviewed 16 October 2017

15/10/2017 a group of us booked in for a meal through the rotary club 3 tables in total. 12.30 for 1pm lunch ,meal arrived at 1.50pm. Turkey, Beef or Pork to find out no Turkey left only one serving of beef and all the rest...More

Thank tillybushbaby
Donna S, Manager at Roadford Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

I am sorry that you did not enjoy your carvery with us on Sunday. I hoped that the organiser whom I spoke to on the day would have explained the reason behind the delay in service on this occasion. Our head chef was on leave...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Visited here today & had a lovely walk with our two dogs. Obviously very popular with dog users & ample provision of dog bins & instructions to dog owner's. Very dog friendly until you arrive at the cafe where dogs are not allowed inside. Fortunately...More

Thank setters2
Donna S, General Manager at Roadford Lake Country Park, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for your feedback. We have thought carefully about allowing dogs into the café. After much discussion with employees and customers we have made the decision to not allow dogs. They are however welcome in the visitor centre where we have a few...More

Reviewed 2 October 2017

Came here for an afternoon's walk around the lake. Sadly, while there are well maintained paths close to the (not cheap) car park, once you've walked around half a mile you're onto dirt tracks. While these are easy to follow, even a little rain turns...More

Thank Gaz J
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Whilst visiting relatives we decided to take our dog for a walk around Roadford. It was a lovely day and there were lots of people around enjoying the weather.There were people sailing on the lake and the cafe/ice cream shop were doing good business,as was...More

Thank willtravel6062
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Visited today as the website said suitable for dogs as long as on a lead. Went for a walk with partner and dog. Dog ran I to the water and grabbed a stone out after seeing another dog jump in. We pulled him out straight...More

Thank mikamilly
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

It's great to walk around the site and to be able to enjoy the routes from the car park/cafe. It's got a few interesting areas like the sundial and the cob hut although the hut needs some maintenance it's interesting to see it. Take a...More

Thank GCW02
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Really good experience here, we went for a 2 hour taster session myself, wife and daughter. The instructor Alex was super, really engaging and gave us a lot of hands on tuition. We were all sailing by the end of it and had a great...More

Thank Mark J
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Tina J
1 January 2017|
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Response from Donna S | Property representative |
Hello, thank you for your question. Please go to our website southwestlakes then to activities - Walking - Roadford Lake for various walks and distances around Roadford Lake. Happy Running.
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Katy G
28 May 2016|
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Response from Donna S | Property representative |
Hello, please accept my apologies for the delay in replying to your question. Gaddacombe is the closest car park for pond dipping.
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Paul C
22 May 2016|
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Response from Donna S | Property representative |
Hello, Thank you for your question. Yes we do ask that dogs are kept on the lead. We do however have an enclosed run for dogs on the 2nd tier of our car park which you are welcome to let them off in. Dogs are also not... More
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