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“First Class Activity Centre”
Review of Elemental UK

Elemental UK
Ranked #10 of 29 Tours in Falmouth
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: ElementalUK is a Cornish adventure centre offering a range of watersports that bring you face to face with the elements. Our aim is to help you get the most from immersing yourself in the challenges and thrills of the natural world while learning valuable skills and having fun. You'll find us at Swanpool Beach, Falmouth , on the sheltered south-west coast of Cornwall, which is a great place to try your hand at all manner of wet and wild watersports and also at Tolcarne Beach in Newquay, Cornwall.Whatever activity you choose to do with us, you'll find that Elemental UK has an immaculate safety record, an array of state-of-the-art equipment, a fabulous location and a team of happy and dedicated staff to make your experience one to remember.
Reviewed 11 April 2014

There's something for everyone at this activity centre at Swanpool, for all ages and abilities.
Our daughter (6) joined in the kids club in the Easter holidays and loved it. Even when she felt a little challenged to kayak on her own, the staff found an alternative for her, enabling her to join in. The staff are super, very knowledgeable, approachable and fantastic with the kids. Safety is a priority and the equipment is good quality. We also went on a family kayaking tour with an instructor. Simon was very reassuring, great fun and gave us a fabulous morning. Highly recommended.

ps: don't make the mistake of hiring from 'grumpy Pete' who hires out Kayaks from the outlet next to the bouncy castle on the beach - he's nothing to do with Elemental and has sub-standard equipment and an unfortunate manner!

1  Thank Heather S
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

We researched a number of watersports activities available locally and are so glad we chose Elemental UK Watersports, Swanpool, Falmouth.
Did a morning Kids Club initially in case the 7 and 12 year old weren't that struck; however they were soooo wanting to go back and do a full day, we paid the £30 each as we were confident they would be happy and safe with the friendly, competent and fully qualified staff.
All queries by email were answered promptly and the staff were very patient with my numerous additional questions (I take my guardianship duties very seriously).
The boys want to do full days next year and we will be delighted to take them. Coasteering was probably their favourite activity; they did it twice which is no problem (we were offered to request an alternative on the 2nd attendance) but the boys were happy to take pot luck on activities which are inevitably determined by weather conditions, numbers attending and staff available - ratio is one staff to 8 children.
Highly recommended! Great value for money and a break for the grandparents too!

2  Thank 120pam
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Reviewed 23 July 2013

My grandson Oscar, who is staying for his holiday with us near Falmouth, went for a half day kids' club session this morning and loved it. Great instructors, no safety worries AT ALL. Kayaking, beach games and coasteering. His verdict 'Awesome - can I do a full day?'
We'll certainly be booking again, and highly recommend.

3  Thank Myra B
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Reviewed 19 July 2013 via mobile

My wife booked a day of activities for us with an instructor. We started with sailing with Nikoli who was a great and took us out into the bay for an hour. We then had lunch at the cafe which was good and reasonably priced. In the afternoon, Martin took us coasteering which we reached by kayaking to the cliffs. This was an amazing experience with the cliffs to ourselves throughout. Martin showed us the best and safest way to traverse the cliffs and jump into the water, we felt safe at all times while having a great time. We finally went on paddle boards which was also under instruction from Martin who offered helpful advice throughout. Overall, I would without doubt visit elemental again in swanpool bay and recommend to everyone who wants a fun, safe experience.

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