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Watford Gap Services M1

Operated by RoadChef

On the M1 between junctions J16-17 in Northamptonshire

Rated 2 out of 5 burgers

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Motorway: M1

Where: between junctions J16-17

County: Northamptonshire

Postcode: NN6 7UZ

Type: Separate facilities for each carriageway, but linked by a pedestrian footbridge


Operator: RoadChef

Contact Phone: 01327 879001

Eat-In Food: Northbound: Costa, Fresh Food Cafe, McDonald's. Southbound: Costa, Restbite, The Burger Company

Takeaway Food / General: WHSmith

Other Non-Food Shops: Fone Bitz, Cotton Traders (Northbound only)

Picnic Area: yes

Children's Playground: Yes

Cash Machines in main building: Yes (transaction charge applies)

Parking Charges: Free for the first 2 hours, then the following charges apply for up to 24 hours Cars £10 HGV £21 HGV with £10 food voucher £25 Caravans/Medium Goods Vehicles/Large Motor Homes £21

Other Facilities/Information: HSBC, National Westminster Cash Machines, Toilets Including Disabled And Baby Changing Facilities, Shower, Amusements

Motel: Days Inn

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Fuel Brand: BP

Cash Machines at fuel station: Yes (transaction charge applies)

Other Facilities/Information: Wild Bean Cafe

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