Frensham Great Pond & Common, Frensham

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#3 of 22 in Wildlife in Surrey
Frensham Common covers roughly 1,000 acres (400 hectares) of attractive countryside, lying midway between Farnham and Hindhead on either side of the A287.

Frensham Common is owned by the National Trust, but most of the land is managed by Waverley Borough Council.

Frensham Common is a Site of Special Scientific Interest, Special Area of Conservation, Special Protection Area and includes a Local Nature Reserve (the Flashes).

Car park charges apply Good Friday until the beginning of September on weekends and Bank Holidays. Car park closes 9pm daily.

Toilets and a privately run cafe on site.
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  • Kids loved it. A really warm day forecast so we took picnic and all the add one like camp chairs blankets towels etc. Good job we got there early as we found a nice spot both for parking the car and.....  more »
  • Having recently gone 'part-time', Frensham Pond has become a regular dog-walking venue on my Mondays off. Parking is free on weekdays (currently) and the place is relatively quiet when we have...  more »
  • After a night in the hotel we walked around the great pond looking for nature and soaking up the scenery. Easy walk for kids as fairly flat, but not wheelchair users as a lot of it is on sand paths.  more »
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  • Very friendly pond very clean.nice sandy beach
  • Love taking my dog here amazing scenery
  • Just go!! lovely beach area near lake. cafe on site bit queues long so take supplies. get there really early for parking kids will love it!
  • Beautiful Lakes, unspoilt and kept pristine for all to enjoy, lovely little sand beaches and natural walks in the heart of nature in the heart of surrey, can get a bit busy on warm summer days but there is always a quiet retreat to be found somewhere
  • Lovely place to take the kids for the day although on a very hot day the sand gets really hot make sure the kids have beech shoes the water is lovely and not overly deep in the ropes off areas great little shop too
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