Mercia Marina Willington | Day Out With The Kids

Mercia Marina Willington

Willington, Derbyshire, England

Attraction Information

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Ages: all ages

Venue type: Outdoor

Take your family for a lovely day out at Europe’s largest inland marina - Mercia Marina in Willington.  You’ll have the chance to explore 74 acres of countryside with many walking guides and cycling routes available. Plus, the surrounding area is a great place to go wildlife spotting, so keep your eyes peeled!

Don’t want to go too far? Enjoy a relaxing stroll along the boardwalk at Mercia Marina and take the chance to have a look at the various shops and boutiques nearby. Fancy a bite to eat? You’ll also find a choice of restaurants and bars, so why not stop and enjoy a meal.

Boating enthusiasts will find Mercia Marina particularly fascinating, as there are lots of different narrow boats to be seen. Want to get on the water? Add a boat trip to your family day out.

  • 74 acres of countryside to explore
  • Perfect for walking, cycling & boating
  • Plenty of choice if you fancy a meal or a drink


  • Restaurant Restaurant Onsite
  • Snacks Snacks Available
  • Picnics Picnics Allowed
  • Wheelchair Wheelchair Friendly
  • Pushchair Pushchair Friendly
  • Parking Parking Available On-site

Getting There and Contact Information


Findern Lane, Willington, Derbyshire, DE65 6DW, England


Click here to visit Mercia Marina Willington's website
01283 703332

Standard Opening Times and Pricing

Opening hours

Monday to Sunday 09:00 - 17:30



More Information


Individual attractions and eateries at the Marina have their own toilets for visitors