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“To fly to Shoot”

Manchester Paintball Arena
Ranked #1 of 10 Fun & Games in Oldham
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: VISIT WEBSITE LINK ABOVE TO BOOK. The closest all weather paintball site to Manchester city centre. THE CHEAPEST PAINTBALL VOUCHERS FOR CHRISTMAS AVAILABLE ON WEBSITE NOW! Voted the best paintballing site in Manchester by tripadvisor users, every year since 2008!! Manchester Paintball Arena has the largest indoor paintball game zone in the northwest which is officaily given accredited status by the UKPSF. Situated in a 19th century cotton mill basement. An eerie atmosphere sets the scene as the paintball guns echo, UV lighting effects add to the drama which will unfold during your unique paintballing experience in manchester. An intense environment with game play to match, the bunkers are specifically designed for high action combat. Paintball in an urban setting with thick brick walls, rescue your comrade from the car wreck, Only the brave will venture in our famous alleyway, which is not for the fait of heart.Open seven days a week for advance bookings 9am till 11:00pm all year round, and less than two minutes drive from Manchester's M60 motorway, with private parking for 40 cars and 3 coaches makes this the most accessible paintballing in Manchester. We now offer Low-Impact paintball for 10 years plus and Laser-Tag for 7 years upwards.
Reviewed 2 May 2014

Had an amazing works day out , great fun and loads of bumps and bruises. Staff fantastic. Great for team building. Great fun and safety first with MPA, cant wait for next event. They on facebook have a look and lockers are small so no big bags..

Thank GlennHshot
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RickPaintball, General Manager at Manchester Paintball Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2014

Thanks for your review.
Our Lockers are small and are for valuables only, but are large enough for most hand bags. We do have clothes hooks for jackets/rucksacks and large bags can be left on the tables in the reception area. Since we opened in 2008 we have never had anything stolen from the reception area.

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Reviewed 1 May 2014

Having been here last year with my college group and thoroughly enjoying it, it was ano brainer to book again for this year. All of the students (even the ones who werent sure!) came away from the experience with smiles on their faces and asking when they can come again! Staff were polite and accommodating and made sure that all members of the group were actively involved in each scenario. Will be pushing to return next year too!

Thank lynne_fewster195
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Reviewed 13 April 2014 via mobile

Staff were very friendly. The kids were aged between 11yrs and 17yrs & they all had a great time. With it being inside there was no chance of the day being spoilt by the British weather. They had 6 great games. The safety instructions were gone through thoroughly by the staff. I was surprised to learn that the photos are put on Facebook quickly & that you don't have to pay extra. Thank you. The food sold is reasonable in price. I didn't feel that I was being ripped off.

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Reviewed 1 April 2014

This was on my son's list for his 12th birthday. He thoroughly enjoyed the afternoon (22nd March).
The staff were professional, friendly and made the whole experience. The games were well run, with safety drilled into all the participants. We will be back.

Thank MikeSteele61
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RickPaintball, Owner at Manchester Paintball Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2014

Thanks for your kind review. It really does please us when people take the time. Thank you.

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Reviewed 16 March 2014

My son (11) wanted to go paintballing I hadn't a clue where to go so rang around a few places but told same thing fully booked don't have enough guns to accommodate everybody,by chance found the manchester paintball arena site and booked online.As soon as you get there you can tell this is a well run place the staff go through the rules and equipment thoroughly,the games are excellent and people are friendly.Most of all it's the staff that make it nothing is to much trouble the chap I spoke to (Sid) was exceptional (you know who I am Sid you made sure my lad was looked after).These members off staff must work tireless so people can enjoy the experience!.Go and book here before anywhere else proper value for money.

Thank bigalb2013
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