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Cardiff International White Water

Watkiss Way, Cardiff CF11 0SY, Wales
+44 29 2082 9970
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Messing about on the river

This was the second time we've done stand up paddleboarding. The first time was in September 2017... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CLRaven
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Cardiff, Wales, United Kingdom
Great session at the CIWW

We were a group of 16 on a stag do and took 3 rafts down the course at 2:30pm on 7th July. Good... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Oliver W
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“indoor surfing” (79 reviews)
“body boarding” (23 reviews)
“great fun” (97 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
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Watkiss Way, Cardiff CF11 0SY, Wales
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+44 29 2082 9970
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"rafting session"
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"clear instructions"
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"staff were brilliant"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the second time we've done stand up paddleboarding. The first time was in September 2017. We've done two group lessons now and absolutely love it. It's surprisingly easy to get the hang of and we didn't once fall in! The instructors are friendly...More

Thank CLRaven
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were a group of 16 on a stag do and took 3 rafts down the course at 2:30pm on 7th July. Good equipment provided and a awesome experience all round for most. Some exceptional staff and some less than satisfactory. 4 members of staff...More

Thank Oliver W
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the second visit to the CIWW - the last was a cold, dark November evening a couple of years ago. Just as much fun as today, but way colder. Today was fantastic. Just three in a raft in the sunshine with the excellent...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked 2 hour paddle boarding for a team building event. Our instructor (2pm on 5th July) was fab. Really knowledgable and friendly. Highly recommend this venue for outdoor activities

Thank Sarah M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great day out, Great value for money, superb instruction (our instructors name was Will) . Every one in our party thoroughly enjoyed themselves and would definitely like to do this again. Easy to get to and plenary of free parking.

Thank Stephen F
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I took my little brother, his friend and my Dad white water rafting on the family rapids. Our instructor was called Ed and he was fantastic. Really good with the younger boys and let them splash around and push each other in (safely of course,...More

Thank Geraint C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arranged for 27 of our Cubs ( aged 8-10) to experience a 2 hr kayaking taster and they couldn't have had a better time. The instructors were amazing with them all . Even those who were apprehensive about even getting on the water were...More

Thank Su O
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked a white water rafting session for an afternoon in June. Had a brilliant day out. Very well organised, facilities were very clean. Will, our instructor was brilliant and made sure we all had a great time. Lovely little coffee shop overlooking the course....More

Thank Jude_Jules
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love this place and the people who run it - it's brilliant fun, the staff are super friendly and totally safety conscious at all times - Ryan was our guide and he was brilliant, thank you. This is the second time we've been and it...More

Thank Pattihogg
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Brilliant few hours of white water rafting. Our instructors Will and Sam were outstanding: knowledgeable, clear and fun. Would highly recommend.

Thank Wightwizzard
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baileysbabe7
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Response from Vicky K | Reviewed this property |
Yep! There is a bit downstairs with benches or a bit upstairs with a cafe and benches :)
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22 May 2017|
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I don't think so
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