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Gliding club offering trial flights and membership. Learn to fly a sailplane and soar above Shropshire. All ages welcome, learn to fly from age 14. On-site cafe open 8am-8pm, and accommodation available to pre book.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Church Stretton SY6 6TA, England
+44 1588 650206
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Reviewed 19 April 2018 via mobile

Although I was up there as a mountain biker rather than a flyer club members were very welcoming and offered use of the club house for food and drink. Had interesting chats with club members (as I have flown before). Interesting to know that one...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mikey1664
Sarah P, Public Relations Manager at Midland Gliding Club, responded to this reviewResponded 20 April 2018

Thanks Mikey1664 and we hope to welcome you on another visit soon.

Reviewed 4 October 2017

Although the venue was pleasant (despite the daunting drive up the steep single-track roads) and the members/staff welcoming and friendly, the 'Day Gliding' course was poorly managed, with many hours of standing around with no briefing and little or nothing to do. Acting as 'ground...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Sarah P, Committee member at Midland Gliding Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

We were sorry to hear that you had a less than amazing experience with us recently. We are currently reviewing the types of gliding experiences that we offer and how they can best be delivered so that everyone who visits has a great time with...More

Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

A fantastic place to take a one off "Bucket list" flight, a gift flight for a loved one or to follow a dream and learning to fly a glider.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place after a steep hill-climb and in desperate need of a coffee. Cakes ham egg and chips a bonus. Recommended ;)

Date of experience: May 2017
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Sarah P, Committee at Midland Gliding Club, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Thanks Ben, we're glad you stumbled upon us and enjoyed your time with us. We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 22 February 2017

I have visited many gliding clubs from deepest Cornwall to Scotland, they are all good but the Midland Gliding club is very special. Perched on top of the ridge and facing west you are treated to the most amazing sunsets and views towards Wales that...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Spladdy
Sarah P, Committee at Midland Gliding Club, responded to this reviewResponded 7 November 2017

Hi Spladdy, Thanks for such a great review. We're delighted that you enjoy spending time here and hope that you will be able to come and visit us again soon.

Reviewed 8 October 2016 via mobile

the long mynd is a walking and viewpoint paradise in the UK the club is centrally located and offers good meals and decent accomodation at very very good prices the people running the club are super friendly I'll surely return again paul

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Paul M
Sarah P, Committee at Midland Gliding Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thanks for your review Paul. We're really glad that you enjoyed your visit to Midland Gliding Club, and we'd love to see you again soon.

Reviewed 17 September 2016

Great watching the gliders take off, do stunts, and land. People all very friendly, and there is a tea room too!

Date of experience: September 2016
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Sarah P, Committee at Midland Gliding Club, responded to this reviewResponded 3 November 2017

Thanks for the review. We're glad you enjoyed your time at Midland Gliding Club. Do come and visit us again.

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Response from SarahP4311 | Property representative |
Hi Diazepine, Can you be more specific please in terms of overbooking? I notice your location is Mali - when did you book in for? Thanks,