Alton Water Sports Centre, Ipswich
(4.4/5 based on 45+ reviews on the web)
Alton Water is the largest area of inland water in Suffolk, making it the perfect location for young people to experience and explore the outdoor environment.

Established in the early eighties as a successful training centre Alton Water has become a highly acclaimed RYA and AALS approved training centre delivering safe, adventurous and informative programmes to young people of all ages and abilities.

It is also the ideal area of water for Windsurfers and Sailors to practice their skills and even join in competitive racing! Learn, Hire, Join, Race!
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  • Great place for a family gathering and just relaxing in the noon day sun. You can walk forever and not get tired of the scenery. A placevto let the children run wild ( under supervision of ciurse and ...  more »
  • The Alton Water Sports Centre is at a great location in Suffolk not to far from the A14 and easy to get to. The toilet and shower facilities are in need of an update.. The water quality of the lake is...  more »
  • My personal experience with the cycle hiring has been a good one. I found them to be helpful and accommodating. I had intended to hire two double go carts but was warned that they would be hard work. ...  more »
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  • The sport center is a great place for all the family. With good value membership fees, get a lesson, Buy a cheap second hand boat and join a friendly world of water based fun.
  • I mainly visit to cycle round, although they cater for many outdoor activities and water sports
  • Unfortunately it was raining when we arrived here and the cafe was shut. We braved the rain and went for a short walk and promised ourselves we would come back to either walk the 8 miles round the beautiful site or bike round - can't wait!
  • Always good for a walk, bike, kayak, sail etc. Theres something for everybody. If going on the water it may be a good idea to check the website to see if any events are on as this may affect plans.
  • Nice area for walking and water sports club house daily hire of some equipment wind surfing on Lake range from very good to ok the trees surrounding the reservoir effect the wind making it gust good for learning with support boats.