Following further guidance, unfortunately fishing boat hire and water sports including sailing and windsurfing access will be closed along with our retail shops (excluding cycling) and mini golf courses.
We can confirm that our parks will be remaining open during the current lockdown period for access to the tracks, play parks and nature reserves and we will be providing takeaway services from our cafes.
Bank fishing will be permitted in line with our current covid safe systems and cycle hire is temporarily closed and will remain open Wednesday 10th November (pre-booking in advance required). We are continually reviewing all guidelines and we will update our website of any relevant changes that occur during the weeks ahead.
Car parking annual passes are available to purchase by calling 01780 686800 between 10:00am & 3:30pm.
Thank you to everyone who has respected the new rules we have put in place since we reopened earlier this year. We would like to remind all visitors to continue to adhere to social distancing guidelines during visits to our parks.
Coronavirus - Current Service Availability from Thursday 5th November
At Alton Water the following will apply:
- Watersports day launch & hires closed
- Children’s Playground open
- Mini Golf closed
- Cycle Hire open for service and sales, hire temporarily closed and will re-open Tuesday 10th November
- Cafes are offering takeaway food and drink
- Toilets are open
- Alton Water Campsite is now closed. Bookings for 2021 are now open.
Located within the stunning countryside of Suffolk, Alton Water Park stretches across some 400 acres and is the perfect place to while away an hour or a whole day.
If you are out for a leisurely stroll, then you are sure to benefit from the many walking trails and nature walks at Alton Water, for more adrenaline-filled action, there is the eight-mile cross country cycling track or a range of watersports on offer. There is also the opportunity to enjoy a day on the water fishing.
With so much on offer, take the time to browse all the activities you could do on your visit to Alton Water Park.....
Where to Eat
Enjoy a bite to eat including homemade treats and a selection of locally-sourced refreshments while looking out over the reservoir from our on site cafe.
Alton Water Visitor Centre/Café Opening Times
1st April – 31st October: Mon – Sun 9am – 4.30pm
1st November – 31st March: Mon – Sun 9am – 3pm
Alton Water Park is open daily 364 days a year from 9am until dusk. Please check the car park open times at the entrance to every car park for daily opening hours
We have a designated picnic area which can be used in the warmer months, or during winter for the brave!
Our water parks not only bring vital water resources for the region, but they also provide a fantastic day out for all the family.
Whether you're looking for an action-packed day on the water, a spot of fishing to escape the stresses and strains of everyday life, or simply want to enjoy a relaxing walk in beautiful surroundings, look no further than our fabulous water parks.