With 400 acres of private estate consisting of controllable inner estate roads, grass fields, meadows, woodland and 2.5km lake, Dorney Lake offers a wide range of possiblbilties for filming & photoshoots with exclusive & non-exclusive hire options available. 

Nearby to Windsor & Maidenhead, 5mins from the M4 Motorway and only 20 mins from London our venue offers a discreet, yet easily accessible location with local roads able to support the access of large vehicles. 

Dorney Lake in Film and Television

Dorney Lake has been used as a venue for a number of recent productions including: 

As a unit base:

  • Ballard of Renegade Nell, 2024
  • Great Expectations, 2023

Our controllable inner-estate roads also prove popular for product launches and promotions, content shoots, and photography:



Exclusive & Non-Exclusive Hire Options

Dorney Lake's fully enclosed & private site alongside our discreet, yet easily accessible location, offers the perfect filming location. Exclusive hire of our 400-acre site is available or for smaller-scale shoots, we can find the perfect location within the venue to suit your needs and scale of production for non-exclusive hire options.  


Controllable Roads & Private Estate 

Surrounded by grassed fields, meadows and woodland, our controllable inner estate roads offer a range of options such as vehicle shots for film or car launches & promotions. 





Water Based Filming 

Whether the shoot is to take place on or next to the water, our 2.5km rowing course has been re-imagined into everything from the Panama Canal to Hyde Park. If required, we can also offer water-based support via safety boat hire with a fully qualified driver and even learn-to-row training for actors & crew.







Unit Base Parking 

Nearby to Windsor & Maidenhead, 5mins from the M4 Motorway and only 20 mins from London, our hardstanding parking is ideal for film units and vehicles all year round, with additional grassed areas available for trackway use. 

Dorney Lake is also in close proximity to the nearby historical & unique film locations such as St. Mary Magdelene Church & Tudor Manor House, Dorney Court. 








Inside Spaces & Catering 

We have a number of inside spaces available for Green Rooms, Costumes & Make-up. Catering can also be provided to your room and also to your film base within our grounds. 









Space to think, create and engage with your team away from the office with meeting packages and team building options to suit your style. 

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Use our Venue Map to see an overview of our grounds and event spaces. 

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