Opening Times

Opening Times

Please visit the Covid-19 page for current opening times, which may differ from those below.

Updated 26th July 2021

The Visitor Centre is open daily throughout the school summer holidays, 10am – 5pm, for Reception (including memberships), shop and toilets. The cafe is currently closed and will re-open in the Autumn.

Our Snack Shack outdoor refreshment kiosk is open daily (10am – 5pm) serving a variety of sweet and savoury options, ice-creams and hot and cold drinks. Our Waffle Shack is open at weekends (10am – 5pm) serving ice creams, waffles and drinks.

Stanwick Lakes’ outdoor facilities including the car park, outdoor toilets, BBQ area, play areas including waterplay, assault course, adventure trail and adventure playground and our NEW ‘Stanwick on Sea’ area are all open.

The site is open from 7am – 8pm. Cars left in the car park after this time risk being locked in overnight.

Date Site opening Times Visitor Centre Opening Times
January and February 7am – 5pm 10am – 4pm weekdays

10am – 5pm weekends and school holidays

March 7am – 7pm 10am – 5pm
April to September 7am – 8pm 10am – 5pm
October 7am – 7pm 10am – 5pm
November and December 7am – 5pm 10am – 4pm weekdays

10am – 5pm weekends and school holidays

(The site is closed on Christmas Day. The visitor centre is closed on Christmas Day and Boxing Day)

Please note: The toilets are only open when the visitor building is open. Outdoor toilets are situated behind the refreshments kiosk, but these are locked at night.