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Bewl Water

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Open 8:00 am entry closes at 4:00 pm. Exit gates will be locked at 7:00 pm

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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.

Looking for healthy outdoor activities for all ages and abilities? Bewl Water offers a fantastic range of leisure and recreational activities, including fishing, cycling and boating, on and around the reservoir with a visitors centre, conference venue, restaurant and café on the shoreline.

Situated near the picturesque town of Lamberhurst and the beautiful Scotney Castle and within an hour’s drive of Tunbridge Wells, Hastings, Tonbridge, Maidstone, Ashford, Eastbourne and Sevenoaks via the adjacent A21, Bewl Water makes for a great day out on the Kent and Sussex border.



Adults: £5 entry per car. Entrance on foot is free.


Bewl Water Lamberhurst TN3 8JH

Accessible parking
Accessible toilets
Baby changing facilities
Coaches welcome
Groups welcome
Guide Dogs, Hearing Dogs and Registered Assistance Dogs welcome
Pets welcome
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Contact Us
Visitor Information Centre
The Droit House
Stone Pier
Kent CT9 1JD
Te: 01843 577577
Official website of Visit Thanet, Thanet District Council.