Just a few short miles from Huntingdon in Cambridgeshire, Grafham Water, England's third largest reservoir can be found nestled in 1500 acres of beautiful countryside.
Grafham Water has been designated as a Site of Special Scientific Interest for over 30 years. Our western end features a 280 acre nature reserve and is home to ancient woodlands, reed beds and important populations of several bird and amphibian species.
Grafham Water Park is open throughout the year, except on Christmas Day.
GRAFHAM WATER FISHING LODGE
March - September 8am to 5pm
October 8am to 4pm
November 8am to 2pm
December & January 8am to 1pm
February 9am to 1pm (Closed Monday and Tuesday)
WHAT ABOUT PARKING AND PERMITS?
Grafham Water Park is open every day except Christmas Day. The fishing lodge car park opens at 8am but at all other car parks it’s 9am.
NEW CAR PARK TARIFFS
I RANG AND GRATHAM WATER ADVISED DUE TO THE NEW BARRIERS ON EXIT CAR PARK BLUE BADGES HOLDERS ARE NOT EXCEPT FROM CAR PARKING CHARGES. CURRENT PRICES ARE AVAILABLE ON THEIR WEBSITE https://anglianwaterparks.co.uk/grafham-water-park/visitor-information
DO YOU OFFER ACCESS FOR ALL?
Yes, we do. Everything at Grafham Water is wheelchair friendly. The Grafham Water Visitor Centre is all on one level and has a disabled toilet accessed with an abloy key.
The Grafham Water Fishing Lodge is on two levels but wheelchair users can access them both, each with its own toilet for disabled users.
What’s more, there’s a wheely boat giving disabled access to the water.
CAN CHILDREN PLAY SAFELY?
There are well-equipped outdoor play areas at the Marlow and Mander car parks, so they’ll be happy for hours. But please make sure they’re supervised at all times.
WHAT WATERSPORTS CAN I TRY?
Kayaking, canoeing and sailing are all provided from the Grafham Water Centre and Grafham Water Sailing Club.
For your safety, please contact them in advance to access the water. Open water swimming is not permitted, other than as part of an authorised event.
Who to contact
Where to go
- Grafham Water
- PE28 0BH
- Get directions
Time / Date Details
- Time of day
- Age Bands
11-14 years old
18-25 years old
Parents and carers
15-17 years old
0-4 years old
5-10 years old