Thorpeness Meare, Thorpeness, Suffolk

A favourite for visitors and locals alike, the Meare at Thorpeness is open every day until the end of the October half-term. The picturesque Meare with its islands and surrounds covers some sixty acres and has over forty acres of water.

With over 100 boats for hire including rowing boats, kayaks, canoes, punts, dinghies and sailing boats there is a vessel to suit everyone. Thorpeness Meare is a fun and safe activity for all the family. Nowhere is the Meare more than three feet deep.

Open daily from 8.30 am, bookings are not essential. Situated only 2 miles from Aldeburgh on Suffolk’s Heritage Coast.