The Wave

The Wave is close to junction 17 of the M5 motorway in South Gloucestershire and is easily accessible by bicycle, car or bus.  

By Car

Heading north on M5

  • Exit motorway at junction 17.
  • At the roundabout, take the first left, signposted B4055.
  • Follow the B4055 for 1.7 miles, passing through Easter Compton.
  • As you leave Easter Compton, continue for 170 yards. The Wave entrance is on your right.

Heading south on M5

  • Exit motorway at junction 17. There are two filter lanes on the right. Stay in the left-hand one, signposted B4055.
  • At the roundabout, take the third exit, signposted B4055.
  • Follow the B4055 for 1.7 miles, passing through Easter Compton.
  • As you leave Easter Compton, continue for 170 yards. The Wave entrance is on your right.

Parking is free at The Wave

There is a 15 minute walk from the car park to The Clubhouse. Please remember to arrive at least 60 minutes before your surf and make sure you have signed your waiver online before arriving to site.

We have limited Blue Badge holder parking at our Clubhouse. Please ask at the Gatehouse for a parking permit on arrival.

All non-surf visitors to The Wave will need to buy a Spectator Pass for just £2, you can buy yours here.

  

Aerial view of surfing inland lake of The Wave near Bristol

The Wave, Easter Compton, Bristol


The Wave
Washingpool Farm
Main Road, Easter Compton

Bristol, BS35 5RE

Cycling

If you’re planning to travel by bicycle, we have plenty of cycle racks to keep your bike safe while you enjoy The Wave, you will need to bring your own lock.

For more information on cycling and route planning see:

Better By Bike

Sustrans

Coach parking

Spaces for coaches are strictly limited.

You must be pre-book with our customer services team. Spaces are allocated on a first come, first served basis, so do book as early as possible.

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Opening Times

Our opening hours change throughout the year. We're currently open Fri - Sun from 7am - 5:30pm until Christmas school holidays when we'll be open 7 days a week.
Aerial view of The Wave in Bristol inland surfing lake with waves