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The Snow Centre

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Address: St. Albans Hill, Hemel Hempstead HP3 9NH, England
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+44 344 770 7227
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08:00 - 22:00
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Mon 10:00 - 18:00
Tue 07:00 - 22:00
Wed - Thu 10:00 - 22:00
Fri 10:00 - 23:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 22:00

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Brilliant fun, much better than expected!

To be honest, I did not expect much before going to Snow Centre for my 10 year old to get some practice before her ski trip. We were all very positively surprised. If you want to... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
altanmeh
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london
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53 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To be honest, I did not expect much before going to Snow Centre for my 10 year old to get some practice before her ski trip. We were all very positively surprised. If you want to have skiing fun for a few hours alongside food and drinks and even some relevant shopping, Snow Centre is definitely a must go. Instructors... More 

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Berkhamsted, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is just a short review on my experience so far with The Snow Centre in Hemel Hempstead. I have had a 3 hour accelerator course, 2 hour skills development as well as a private lesson and my experience to date has been superb. Combined, they have already given me the confidence needed to take to the slopes in Aspen... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We booked to go on the doughnuts with 5 kids between 4-12 years old and 6 adults. Naturally assumed we would be going down the slopes but was really disappointed to find a very small area for this activity, tiny in fact! Would say this is suitable for ages 4-10. Not an adult attraction at all.

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Thank Lotsbelles
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Booked the half hour ringo slide for 6 adults and 5 children. On arrival the slopes look amazing and are covered in real snow. It actually feels like you're at a real ski resort. The slopes were big and we thought it would be amazing but then we saw the area for the ringos and couldn't believe it. Your turn... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I have never been snowboarding before, both my parents used to but I ride a ripstick so I turned out to be quite good at it. This was easily one of my best birthdays ever. The community is amazingly friendly and the staff get on with rather other, and are young so they occasionally ride with you on the slope... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to The Snow Centre yesterday for a midweek skills development session. Had a great time and excellent coaching from Rob Needham and Keith Chapman. The session is in a fun informal format with games and general mischief. There is also time for you to request tuition on things specific to you.

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Thank Peter H
London, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I feel I should keep quiet and leave this place as secret ... that's how good it is. Posted photos on Facebook and got asked by many people about it, so many don't know about the snow centre ! It's a great day out and we will be followed up by many more lessons for our 4 year old! Thank... More 

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Thank highstandardisneeded
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

First time trying out snowboarding but i fell in love instantly. Went with my gf for our first lesson and ended up with Dale as our instructor. He has a lot of experience but most importantly he was fun to be around with and to learn from. By the end of the 2 hour session we both had fun and... More 

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Thank Masih B
London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my bf for a level 1 snowboarding lesson which turned out to be the best idea I could of come up with! It was always something on our list to try and was something my bf turned out to really enjoy and be good at getting to grips with the techniques we were taught. Our amazing instructor was... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Last week we visited the Snow Centre for our second round of snowboarding lessons. Level 2 and Level 3. Myself and my friend who attended could not have had a bigger smile on our faces when we left after 2 hours coaching with Alison. Her knowledge and help got us both linking turns and moving down the hill confidently. Anyone... More 

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