Rutland Water Nature Reserve (Anglian Water Bird Watching Centre), Oakham

(4.3/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
Rutland Water Nature Reserve (Anglian Water Bird Watching Centre) is located in Oakham. Add Rutland Water Nature Reserve (Anglian Water Bird Watching Centre) to your Oakham travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Oakham itinerary builder.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • Beautiful. Peaceful. Staff pleasant. Viewing areas inside, in addition to Hides. Also, long viewing windows upstairs; and an information centre. There are Summer and Winter paths. Paths are, currently...  more »
  • We visited the Centre late afternoon and found the maps and advice on whether to go North or South to visit the hides very useful . It was a great pity that we were not told that the centre would clos...  more »
  • Organisers treat the exhibitors with contempt. Jumped up little pillocks on the gates bristling with the power bestowed upon them for the duration making things as difficult as possible. The lack of f...  more »
Google
  • I attended Birdfair 2016 here which was excellent. However the reserve itself is first rate. Loads of hides and trails to get lost in and some excellent viewing opportunities. Decent facilities on-site as well.
  • Amazing work by many volunteer enthusiasts to make wildlife available to the public to enjoy. We are definitely coming back for birdwatching
  • Wonderful reserve. Lots of easy to access hides with great species to watch and beautiful views. Nice visitors centre.
  • Lovely informative place on a beautiful lake, lots of wildlife to sea including Osprey and their young. Also a good place to start your cycle trip around the lake from. They sell ice cream and hot drinks from a vending machine. To access the actual nature reserve is a little expensive
  • Beautiful scenic area easily reached car Wonderful walks