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Ackers Adventure

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Ackers Adventure is an outdoor activity centre located in Birmingham! All of the activities take part in over 75 acres of diverse landscape. The centre is located just 2 miles from the city centre and is easily accessible by car and public...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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The Ackers Base Camp Golden Hillock Road | Sparkbrook, Birmingham B11 2PY, England
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+44 121 772 5111
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Who knew you could canoeing and skiing in Birmingham, I do now! This was such a fab day, water has such relaxing powers, just incredible. Our tour guide was so knowledgeable too. Can't wait until the taster sessions in April 😊

Date of experience: December 2018
2  Thank jullietaGirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Took 3 grandchildren, 5 (birthday boy), 3 and 2. They LOVED IT!! Not to busy which was good. Lovely slope for them to go on. The 2 year old sat with his big brother and had a blast. All 3 had a great time and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank SaraVF
Reviewed 10 December 2018

This is a great facility for learning. my 4 year old is on his 5th lesson and has had a great time learning. the instructors are helpful, friendly and install confidence in the kids. they are happy for parents to be out there helping little...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

We went as a group of beaver scouts to do climbing. Kids loved it. Many achieved more than expected. Staff were great

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Navigator767727
Laura M, Front Office Manager at Ackers Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear Navigator767727, Thank you for taking the time to review Ackers Adventure. We're glad your scout group enjoyed their climbing experience and you felt our team were great! We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Laura. Ackers Adventure

Reviewed 20 November 2018 via mobile

Visited with 2 young children, Children enjoyed the sledging for an hour, (probably helped that it was sunny) Facility is a bit tired but ok, staff friendly, nothing else to say really, Considering the area where it is we were surprised at its location, (Sparkbrook,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank illoyduk
Laura M, Front Office Manager at Ackers Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear illoyduk, Thank you for taking the time to review Ackers Adventure. We're glad to hear your children enjoyed their visit tobogganing and you felt our team were friendly! We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Laura. Ackers Adventure

Reviewed 3 November 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous day, the children spent 2 hours climbing. Mike from Ackers was just wonderful, patient funny and great with the kids. Everything we have done as a family at Ackers has been the best experience ever. Please please everyone- just take a visit...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lyn1099
Laura M, Front Office Manager at Ackers Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear Lyn1099, Thank you for taking the time to review Ackers Adventure. We're happy to hear your family have enjoyed their visits to our centre! We'll pass on your kind feedback to Mike. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Laura. Ackers Adventure

Reviewed 2 November 2018 via mobile

Myself and my partner decided to go on a climbing 'date'. We were expertly guided by Eddie, who was absolutely lovely. Will definitely re-visit!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Curious14386304077
Laura M, Front Office Manager at Ackers Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear Curious14386304077, Thank you for taking the time to review Ackers Adventure. We're happy to hear you enjoyed your climbing date! We'll pass your kind feedback onto Eddy. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Laura. Ackers Adventure

Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

Went tobogganing for a fiver for an hour. Kids exhausted having had a great time. End of review......case closed

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank JonS3597
Laura M, Front Office Manager at Ackers Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear JonS3597, Thank you for taking the time to review Ackers Adventure. We're glad to hear your felt our tobogganing was the best way to spend £5! We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Laura. Ackers Adventure

Reviewed 10 October 2018

On two separate occasions our daughter went to the holiday kids day camp and each time came back excited and happy because the activities were fun and engaging. The staff looking after the children were very friendly and supportive. Our daughter undertook activities she normally...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank swakk
Laura M, Front Office Manager at Ackers Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear swakk, Thank you for taking the time to review Ackers Adventure. We're glad to here your daughter enjoyed her days at our holiday camp and you found our team friendly and supportive. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Laura. Ackers Adventure

Reviewed 10 October 2018

My now very grown up children used to enjoy Ackers in the '70s and '80s and I returned with my 12 year old grandchild with some trepidation.Like revisiting a treasured haunt of the past, would Ackers live up to its great expectations? The anticipation was...More

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Date of experience: August 2018
Thank aflangrick
Laura M, Front Office Manager at Ackers Adventure, responded to this reviewResponded 26 November 2018

Dear aflangrick, Thank you for taking the time to review Ackers Adventure. We're glad to hear that many generations of your family have enjoyed their visits and that we exceeded your expectations. We hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Laura. Ackers Adventure

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EmmaA1257
12 May 2018|
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Response from Laura M | Property representative |
They advise taking your own but there are woollen gloves available to hire for 50p per pair.
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iramhassan786
18 March 2018|
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Response from traceyg855 | Reviewed this property |
Look on the website or buy a Groupon voucher
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