Beach & Lido
Build sandcastles, hunt for buried treasures, or splash in Ruislip Lido Splash Pad! There is always something fun to do at Ruislip Lido
We have play areas that you'll love! The pirate ship on the beach, with climbing frames, and the water park. There's even an outside gym
Why not experience Britains longest 12" gauge miniature railway? Ruislip Lido Railway travels around the lido through the woods
PSA: Water Warning
Please be aware that entering the water is still not permitted. Please see our safety updates page for more information.
Beach & Lido
Ruislip Lido, a 60-acre lake with sandy beaches, is a great place to take the family. Play in the sand, build sand-castles, splash about, and have fun! The fun of the seaside, closer to home.
We have a great selection of play areas that you'll love! The pirate ship on the beach, with climbing frames, swings, and more! There is also a splash water park, and even an outside gym for adults!
Did you know Ruislip Lido is home to Britain's longest 12" gauge miniature railway? Ruislip Lido Railway travels around the Lido from the car park, through the woods, to the beach. A great way to see the Lido and woods.
Ruislip Lido is situated near to Ruislip woods, why not take a leisurely walk around the lido through the beautiful woodland? You can always get a drink and a bite to eat in one of the cafes or restaurants to recharge.
There are two car parks on site.
Willow Lawn car park is for HillingdonFirst cardholders only. This car park is free for HillingdonFirst users at all times, users will get an all day ticket on presentation of their HillingdonFirst card. Thanks Hillingdon Council 🙂
General Car Park
Jan, Feb, Nov, Dec (8am - 6pm) - £3.50 per day
Mar, Apr, Sep, Oct (8am - 8pm) - £3.50 per day
May, Jun, Jul, Aug (8am - 9pm) - £5 per day
Discover The Lido
Ruislip Lido has something for all the family. A beach to relax or play, children's play areas, woodland walks, cafes, grass areas, duck and bird feeding platforms, outdoor gym, miniature railway, and much more!
Why not discover the beauty of Ruislip Lido the next time you are nearby.
Free Parking for Hillingdon Cardholders
Britains Longest 12" Gauge Railway
Children's Play Areas
Beach, Lido and Woods
More to Explore at Ruislip Lido
Introducing the newest addition to the Lido, which includes a community room that is available to hire.
Fishing is permitted from 16 June to 14 March. A licence is required to fish the lake, and fishing rules apply.