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An Enigma

Once a fortress now a leisure centre,takes a hell of a walk to get up to the entrance,free... read more

Reviewed 30 October 2018
St Helens, United Kingdom
Great use of a Fort

We were aware the main use of the fort had been changed. Many of the original features remain as in... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
Lyall D
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 30 October 2018

Once a fortress now a leisure centre,takes a hell of a walk to get up to the entrance,free admission if you only looking around the place,it combines gym,swimming and concert venue all under one roof,also a cafe. Great if you just want to get photo's...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank IAN W
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

Went there with my boyfriend who used to go there on holiday in the 80’s. He told me how wonderful it was with lots of activities.......and now it’s just a wreck. All of the exciting activities of the 80’s have gone. They’ve turned it into...More

Date of experience: July 2018
2  Thank Cocorabbit69
Reviewed 17 June 2018 via mobile

We thought we'd do the 'History Tour', armed with an enthusiastic leaflet which mentions the "charm" of the site and its buildings. Apparently the old fort was used as a coal depot until the 1960s/1970s when it was redeveloped as a leisure centre. Perhaps they...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank InspectorBear
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We were aware the main use of the fort had been changed. Many of the original features remain as in the various rooms and storage places around what was the parade ground. The changes have been well done preserving most of the original features/stone works....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Lyall D
Reviewed 15 April 2018

The management of this place has not improved over time and it appears unable to cope at weekends when there is an event on. I feel sorry for the staff who try their best. To explain we went for some food at just after 1pm...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank David S
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

I can’t tell you how bad Cafe Dome is, if trip advisor scored 0 then that would have been what they got. The female staff just stood chatting to each other with no thought to the queue of people waiting to be served. They then...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We had real trouble sorting out the car parking and paying for a ticket only to find a rather barren interior. Pannini for lunch were OK

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank 182petec
Reviewed 20 September 2017

On Sunday, after a lovely morning at Jersey Zoo, my husband and I decided to have a wander up to Fort Regent from the harbour in St Helier. It was a steep walk up many steps, but the views were breathtaking and we had numerous...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank axiswidow
Reviewed 3 September 2017

I like that the Fort has been given a new lease of life and that the history of the building has been recorded and some of it is on show. Easily accessible on foot by the more fit amongst us, as there is a fair...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Annette M
Reviewed 31 August 2017

Went there but I was shocked that there were not very nice! and need to improvement. Also building not very nice!

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Andrew K
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