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Amazing fun and physically challenging

Went with twenty Crossfit members, perfect for groups, friends and family. You may consider the... read more

Reviewed 12 February 2019
626petet
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Wychbold, United Kingdom
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The most fun ive ever had

Went in the summer was a hot day - this was the absolute best way to cool down and had an absolute... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2019
Megan B
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 16 September 2018 via mobile

Hot or not the weather, still a great day out particularly for picnics and sightseeing. If you do get a chance to hire kayaks from the centre it is highly recommended to row on the beautiful lake and detach from busy life in the serenity at the middle of the lake watching the wildlife, birds and beautiful scenery. Make sure it is a hot day though. Also the aqua park looks like a fun visit at ~£20pp for 1hr. Has a number of challenge courses which look fun, but all with wetsuits provided. Worth going round the reservoir at the differnt entrances and the boat ride ~45mins worth a go. Enjoyy.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Melvin J
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Reviewed 9 September 2018 via mobile

Visited Aqua Park today with my boyfriend. Having been to one similar previously, we were excited for this one as apparently the biggest in the UK.
When we arrived, the booking and checking in process were easy.
Wet suits were wet when we collected them which wasn’t the best having to then stand around for 20 mins in them.
The safety briefing was well run. Option to have your photo taken if you fancy.
The walkway down to the water was not very pleasant. Lots of stones and bird poo on the path. I understand it’s outdoors but there are methods that could be used to make it more pleasant like rubber mats bearing in mind you have bear feet.
There was a lot of choice of obstacles which suited lots of abilities. The obstacles were not in the best condition- very dirty and clearly the upkeep of them was lacking.
50 mins was an adequate time to get round everything.
Getting out of the water- again not particularly pleasant. The one we have been to previously had a gangway you could climb back up onto which worked well.
This water park could clearly be the best in the UK with some minor improvements. For the price, it would be good if it was in better condition and the maintenance of the park upheld.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

We’ve visited the aqua park before and the kids loved it. Well organised great value for money, good for all levels, but upon messing up a booking to visit again I found it difficult to make contact with anyone to sort it out. Maybe this could be improved however once I e mailed it was sorted out really quickly.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank htrya95
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

Took two teenage girls to this and they loved it. Although it doesn't look too organised it is and I felt safe letting them go on it. The only downside I think was the other people on it as there was a group of "lads" who thought it was more fun to try and pull their pals off the obstacles and often pushed past the girls to do this but obviously not the aqua parks fault. All in all a good time was had.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ABarrett19
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Lucy J, General Manager at Aqua Park Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2018

Thank you for you review!

We are glad you had such a great time, and look forward to seeing you out on the water again soon!

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Reviewed 1 September 2018

We did this as a group of 4 adults in August, the activity was fantastic, haven't laughed so much in a long time and I would definitely go again! The changing facilities are not amazing, but if you've got someone there to hold a towel and stuff there's no need for lockers and you can wrap a towel around you to change. Be prepared for the wetsuits to be wet when you get into them - bit of a shock to the system! But overall the activity was really fantastic! You probably was to be quite fit to do this! Shoes wise - not many people wear shoes, but you can wear water shoes, and it would be nice for the exit, as its slimy seaweed!

The only thing that really disappointed me was the photos. I'm not sure why there was a photographer standing around for an hour when she only took like 20 photos! You can buy them £3 each or 5 for £10, but there were no photos of anyone in our group of 4 on the obstacles. I just find it odd, this is clearly another good way of getting money, I would have happily paid for photos, but did not have the option. I had a look at other times and it's a similar amount of photos. So not really sure what the point of paying someone to take photos for 8 hours if they're not gonna take enough to sell packages!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NATASHA D
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Lucy J, General Manager at Aqua Park Rutland, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2018

Thank you for your review.

We are glad to hear you had such a great time on the park!

Our photographer aims to photo as many people on the park as possible, however it is often difficult to catch great shots of every participant splashing about on the park in one session.

We hope to see you out on the park again soon!

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