Henley Lake Freedom Camping

Henley Lake Freedom Camping


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Owen and liz

Ranking: 10/10

Sweet place to camp toilets are now renovated and clean with a free hot shower and a 24 hour toilet and shower on the end of public bathrooms . Lovely place to stay . But Friday and Saturday nights can be a bit noisey due to a few boy racers but this is a sometimes thing. However Monday through to Thursday we have not had problems . Dog friendly and the walks are amazing a must stay. U can’t swim in lake .

Reviewed 22 days ago

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Justin White

Ranking: 10/10

Free showers, clean bathroom, nice view, there’s not much else you can ask for. The toilet facilities weren’t locked at night and must be new because there was no door to the men or women’s restroom.

Reviewed about 1 month ago

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Shar-ron & Jim

Ranking: 8/10

Last minute stop over, one night. Beside beautiful lake. Parking in car park. Clean toilets locked at night.

Reviewed about 1 month ago

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Ranking: 7/10

Really nice spot! In a carpark with a beautiful big pond, public toilets even with a free shower. The toilets close at night but the family/disabled toilet stayed opened all night. Lots and lots of swans/ducks/geese (scary). Really nice in spring to see all the baby animals

Reviewed 2 months ago

Uschi's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Die genauen Daten sind:
-40.950837S, 175.678524E
Die Dusche ist abgeschlossen.
Platz direkt am See mit vielen Schwänen und Enten. Sehr ruhig.

Reviewed 10 months ago

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Dave Kitson

United Kingdom

Ranking: 10/10

Lovely spot overlooking lake full of swans ducks and geese. Quiet, peaceful and level.

Reviewed 11 months ago

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Swiss MiRi

Ranking: 6/10

Was good for a free night. Nice view but just on a parkingslot.
Toilets are closed at night.
Busy place (a lot cars in and out)

Reviewed about 1 year ago

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Lausgrott from Germany

Ranking: 8/10

That’s a good place to stay ,clean toilets, closed at night, with a water.

Reviewed about 1 year ago

Alice's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

Quiet campsite next to a pretty lake. Not too close to busy roads. Lots of geese and ducks in the morning! Toilets in the car park, however they close at night so make sure you give yourself plenty of time to go. Sign states the time the toilets will close. No dump station

Reviewed over 1 year ago

David's avatar


Ranking: 7/10

What a loverly place, would have give 10 but for the locals driving in and out into the early hours. Maybe a good spot to stop for lunch and a walk around the lake,toilet are average.

Reviewed over 1 year ago

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Mike Fricker

Ranking: 9/10

29Sept18. Stopped here for lunch and had a walk round the lake. A great little place. A few parking spots long enough for our 7.7m motor home.
Toilets ok.
Would have done an overnight if it fitted in with our plans. Have bookmarked for our next trip.

Reviewed about 2 years ago

Becky's avatar


Ranking: 9/10

Beautiful spot on the lake front, very quiet and peaceful. We had only one other fellow camper to share with.
This carpark may be a bit of a boy racer area on the weekends - we had a few show up before midnight but were quiet enough and left after sitting with their lights shining at each other for about half an hour.

Reviewed over 2 years ago

Phil's avatar


Ranking: 8/10

Quiet and safe area to stay. Lovely spot with exellent cycle and walking tracks

Reviewed over 2 years ago

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Denise Hall

Ranking: 10/10

Beautiful spot, lovely friendly ducks and geese, good toilets locked at night, free.

Reviewed over 3 years ago

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Dawn Dodd

Ranking: 8/10

Lovely spot near on lake ... loos clean closed overnight. Peaceful. Gentle walk or cycle rides around lake.

Reviewed almost 4 years ago

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Nyla and Alan Ramsay

Ranking: 9/10

Very pleasant place to watch walkers, kayakers, paddlers, dog people and aquatic birds. A good walk although watch for bird droppings. By contrast the dog people are told to do the right thing and they appear to be doing just that. Clean toilets but closed at night.

Reviewed over 5 years ago and experienced in March 2014

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Lois Moreland

New Zealand

Ranking: 8/10

Very picturesque. Swans and ducks on the water and rowing and dragon boat training going on while we were there. Park in second carpark beyond the rowing shed, as locals come and go at all daylight hours running, cycling and walking dogs. It will be quieter for you then.

Reviewed almost 6 years ago

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Greg Wilson


Ranking: 8/10

Nice overnight camp site on hard stand right by the lake. The showers & toilets are locked at 7pm & re-opened again at 7am next morning, so if these facilities are required keep that in mind. The shower does not have a door & shower tap is missing, so couldn't use anyway. Otherwise a good free camp. We bought our evening meal supplies at local supermarket. I feel it's good to give back to local communities who offer free camps.

Reviewed over 6 years ago

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Peter elsleysams


Ranking: 9/10

Very scenic, Nice clean toilets, but showers not working.

Reviewed almost 7 years ago and experienced in December 2013

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Marie Billington

New Zealand

Ranking: 9/10

Had a great parkover recently at Henley Lake on the edge of Masterton. Beautiful spot on the lake edge. There are several pretty walks around this lake and the nearby river. Good hard stand parking in the carpark near toilet block. Ideal for self contained motor homes. Well done Masterton.

Reviewed over 7 years ago