Local Facilities and Places to go

Englemere Pond
Englemere Pond Nature Reserve covers an area of 27.6 hectares (68.2 acres) and consists of a shallow acidic lake offering a wide range of habitats that are important for wildlife. The site, which is located off Swinley road in Ascot, is extremely popular with dog walkers, ramblers and nature lovers.

The Lookout Discovery Centre
An enjoyable day out for all the family. Take bicycles, scooters, dogs, family, and explore the forest or visit the Discovery Centre.

Go Ape
Enjoy the classic and original Go Ape experience and the epic Segway adventure at Bracknell, Berkshire.  Fly down zip-wires, leap off a Tarzan Swing and tackle obstacles whilst enjoying some beautiful scenery. Get out, have some fun and enjoy the views from the forest canopy.  You can also get off the beaten track and enjoy exploring the forest on a Segway.

Lily Hill Park
Located close to the centre of Bracknell, Lily Hill Park offers 56 acres of restored heritage parkland, pathways and gardens for you to explore and enjoy, all set around historic Lily Hill House.

Locks Ride Recreation Park
The “beach themed” play area in Forest Road features a spider’s web, bridge, slide, swings, double-zip wire, trampoline and water features. There are also two senior football pitches (each 90m x 64m) and a cricket pitch, adult gym equipment, and BBQ facilities which can be hired.

South Hill Park
South Hill Park is a large, attractive, historic park located south of Bracknell town centre. The grounds are open to the public and include landscaped gardens, lakes and woodland, all of which surround a Grade II listed building which is now used as an arts centre.  It offers a wide range of events and activities throughout the year including theatre productions, cinema, dance, exhibitions and a variety of workshops.

Coral Reef Waterworld
Bracknell’s Coral Reef Waterworld is one of the largest interactive waterworlds in England! Discover thrilling waterslides, an erupting volcano, a pirate ship and a variety of other features plus an adults-only Coral Spa area.

Long Hill Park
A 23-acre site of hay meadow, woodland and playground, situated between Long Hill Road and Harvest Ride in Winkfield offering a junior and toddler park play area and the largest BMX Skate Park in the Borough.

Lavender Park Golf Centre
Lavender Park is a tranquil oasis outside of Ascot and close to Chavey Down. There’s a nine hole, Par 3 golf course, a floodlit driving range, snooker and pool tables, sports bar and golf equipment and clothing shop.

In November and December discover LaplandUK, a festive family phenomenon hidden within The Crown Estate. It’s an original adaption of the Father Christmas story and the secret world of Elves brought to life through a four-hour immersive experience.  Advance booking essential.