Wardown Leisure Boating provides a great day out for the whole family, and is one of many great places to visit in Luton. You can enjoy the beautiful scenery of the lake, with the overhanging willow trees, the island for waterfowl, and the beautifully restored suspension pedestrian bridge, among the many wonderful things to see.
£4 - for each adult
£2 - for a child under 16
£10 - Family of four (2 adults & 2 children)
We have smaller pedalo boats available for children. Each booking gives you full use of the boat and boating lake for 30 minutes, but you can book for longer if you wish.
We are located in Wardown Park at the boat house opposite the cafe and the children's play area on Wardown Lake.
Yes, there is ample free parking at Wardown Park, making it one of the most cost-effective.
We can host up to 12 people at one time, but for larger groups there is plenty of entertainment to be had around Wardown Park while they wait.
Opening hours are from 11am to 6pm every weekend and school holiday, weather permitting! Please note, we do not open during the Christmas break.
Boat hire is for 30 minutes, but you can hire for longer if you are looking for a long tour of the lake.
For the terms and conditions please see below:
Children under the age of 12 months are not permitted
Dogs are not permitted
Children under the age of 12 must be accompanied by someone 16 years and over
Children under the age of 12 must wear a lifejacket
No intoxicated person allowed
Smoking, vaping or drinking alcohol is not permitted on the jetty or while boating at any time
Anti-social behaviour is not permitted
Stay seated at all times unless swapping seats
Be mindful of the wildlife and stay 2m away from any bird nest
No picking up of any passengers other than at the jetty
Only disembark your boat at the jetty and with the help of a staff member
Customers should keep their belongings with them, as we cannot be held liable for loss of any valuables or other personal property left at the premises
Please be considerate of other users
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