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Ambleside Climbing Wall

101 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
+44 15394 33794
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Walls and cakes

Another brilliant indoor attraction for Ambleside on a lakes rainy day - 1.5 hours - value for... read more

Reviewed 31 May 2014
2katz
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Manchester, United Kingdom
Kids had a fun time!

Nice place. Friendly instructors. Not pricey at all. There is even a cafe upstairs where you can... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2014
MuggleDude
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Santa Cruz
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Indoor Climbing Venue, suitable for all ages in the heart of The Lake District. Offering Taster sessions, Private Lessons and Kids Clubs throughout the week, and open late for experienced climbers.Our parent company also offer a wide range of outdoor activities; from kayaking and rock climbing, to gorge scrambling and hiking.
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  • Very good9%
  • Average1%
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“great fun” (16 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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101 Lake Road, Ambleside LA22 0DB, England
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Reviewed 31 May 2014

Another brilliant indoor attraction for Ambleside on a lakes rainy day - 1.5 hours - value for money - loads of instruction and just enough time to get to the top of the highest wall and build up an appetite for the amazing homemade cake...More

Thank 2katz
Reviewed 21 May 2014

Nice place. Friendly instructors. Not pricey at all. There is even a cafe upstairs where you can take photos.

Thank MuggleDude
Reviewed 16 May 2014

Great fun and cafe inside for those that don't want to climb but watch. Reasonably priced and helpful staff.

Thank ANW1301
Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

A wonderful 1.5 hours spent on my first climbing experience since primary school. I'm terrified of heights but managed to successfully climb to the top on more than one occasion. The staff are great! Totally build your confidence & I would absolutely recommend this place....More

1  Thank squeasy
Matt B, Manager at Ambleside Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2014

Hi, Many thanks for taking the time to review the wall. I'm really pleased you enjoy the climbing, and well done for overcoming your nerves. Great stuff!! matt.

Reviewed 4 May 2014

Friendly staff, bright and clean space. Well laid out and in a beautiful building. I felt very safe and the staff didn't make me feel intimidated. My kids loved it and I was really impressed at the whole experience. I would definitely recommend it here!...More

1  Thank FC525
Reviewed 3 May 2014

A visit with boys. Very friendly and helpful staff. It is quite a compact venue, but very well laid out with useful guides to all the climbing and bouldering grades. Nice cafe upstairs for refreshments. Definitely visit again.

Thank Andrew T
Matt B, Manager at Ambleside Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2014

Really pleased you enjoyed your visit to the wall. We work hard to make the most of our venue, and regularly change the routes to provide new challenges. Thanks for taking the time to review us. matt

Reviewed 3 May 2014

I had excellent tuition from Matt and Ally. I have done some climbing before but this brought my climbing on a lot, now I need to remember it and get out and practice. Highly recommended.

Thank Martin S
Reviewed 29 April 2014

My girls (8 and 11 yo) had a fabulous time. At £15 each for an hour and half, they really felt that they had good value for money. All safety equipment and instruction was included, and they were taught how to warm up, how to...More

Thank Claire C
Matt B, Manager at Ambleside Climbing Wall, responded to this reviewResponded 17 May 2014

Thanks for the 5 stars, and taking the time to review us!! It's great to hear that everyone can get the rewards of climbing at our wall. And brilliant to hear the newer members of our team are providing action packed session. May you enjoy...More

Reviewed 22 April 2014

I really enjoyed my day, added to by the fantastic instructor, Adam. I have been three times and will definitely go again, thanks for a great time.

Thank Alexander N
Reviewed 16 April 2014

A great experience for both of my children (6 and 9). Friendly and helpful staff who made them feel welcome and part of a group of about 8 children of varying ages. We booked on the taster course which I believe was £15 per person...More

Thank Mags121
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