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“Better than outdoor paintball!”

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 27 May 2014

I went here as a group of 11 for a mates stag do. Absolutely brilliant setup, with great staff and good equipment. Spent about 4 hours here, and enjoyed every minute. If I'm ever in the area again as part of a group, I'd definitely come back - either that or would recommend it to anybody who happens to be in Manchester.

Thank Matthew C
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Reviewed 7 May 2014

Went here as an activity on a friends Stag weekend and a great time was had by all. Staff were really friendly and knowledgeable and made us fell welcome and looked after. Would definitely recommend to anyone wanting to try Paintball in the Manchester area.

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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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