Places Of Interest / Leisure
Home to over 30 thrilling rides, attractions and live events, THORPE PARK Resort is the ultimate destination for adrenaline seekers and features some of the UK’s most popular roller coasters.
Foxhills Club & Resort
Foxhills Club & Resort has been a top country club in Surrey for 40 years. Originally a golf club, today it is now a full resort and hotel offering golf, tennis, cycling, a youth club, health spa, entertaining, social events and luxurious accommodation. Awarded 4 Silver Stars by the AA from 2015 to 2018, you can join the ‘Foxhills Family’ with a variety of flexible club membership packages.
Dubbed west London’s leading Thames Marina, Shepperton Marina is situated in a delightful backwater between Shepperton and Sunbury Locks with dozens of moorings for small-to-medium sized motorboats. With London just some 30 minutes away by road and direct access to the river, Shepperton Marina offers the boat owner a variety of cruising choices.
Sunbury Walled Garden
Opened in the early 18th century, Sunbury Walled Garden in Sunbury Park was restored in 1985 with the Lendy Memorial as its impressive centrepiece. Today the garden is a busy venue for exhibitions and band concerts. It is also used for the annual Sunbury Fayre in early July.
Littleton Sailing Club
Having been running for more than 60 years, Littleton Sailing Club was recently awarded Sports Club of the Year in the 2018 Spelthorne Sports Awards. The club allows members to race and cruise in dinghies on the attractive lake, while windsurfing and paddleboarding are also popular pastimes. Both adults and children can learn to sail in a relaxed, fun environment with a variety of courses available to all.
Shepperton Lock: Shepperton to Weybridge Ferry
Originally built in 1813, Shepperton Lock was installed to improve navigation of the River Thames. A boatyard near the lock runs a ferry every 15 minutes over the River Thames to Weybridge, this service has run for more than 500 years allowing people to continue their journey along the River Thames, past Shepperton Lock without being diverted down the River Wey.
There are good transport links in the area with Shepperton rail station providing a direct service to London Waterloo (54 minutes) and bus routes service the larger commercial surrounding towns and Heathrow Airport.
The major road networks of A316 to London, M3 and M25 are all within a few miles drive.