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Northgate Arena

Victoria Road, Chester CH2 2AU, England
+44 1244 380444
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  • Very good18%
  • Average25%
  • Poor17%
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“deep end” (4 reviews)
“whole family” (2 reviews)
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Victoria Road, Chester CH2 2AU, England
+44 1244 380444
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've seen quite a few negative comments about Northgate Arena so wanted to bring the positives to light. For someone who loves exercise classes the value for money is amazing. There are 2 standout instructors - Gemma (Zumba) and CJ (Dance and Sculpt) and their...More

1  Thank Laura H
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This is a very good gym and I have been going since January and everyone especially staff who work there are always happy and helpful which makes the daily routine of working out more enjoyable would recommend Northgate to anyone as this has helped me...More

1  Thank AlexJones20
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I have realised that this place is not got any better after my traumatic experience last time I went to this abomination. No improvements a lack luster attraction to say the least. At the end of the day we had a grand total of 10...More

Thank Steve G
Reviewed 11 April 2017

If have other options please use them. Its expensive and not flexible on bookings for racket sports. You cannot change bookings even with 24 hours notice and it is over priced for a squash court that isn't even looked after. You just lose your money....More

Thank md102017
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

I used to go swimming at Northgate arena when I was a child. Today I took my two young children and found it to be pretty much the same as it was back then. There seems to have been absolutely no refresh or upgrading of...More

Thank Marcus B
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

My daughter has recently started attending Northgate for swimming lessons and they are the best she's ever had. She's coming along leaps and bounds and the staff and instructors are fantastic with her.

3  Thank LaurenCPringle
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The pool water & air temperatures are far too low, most "regular" children were wearing wet suits. My poor son froze. It's a nice layout for young children and the cafe is good value but the pool is freezing and timetable rubbish for small children...More

1  Thank ara04tj
Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Being a brio member I thought I'd try the site today whilst in the area. The last time I went was with my children a good 2 years ago and it was past its best then. Firstly today I actually had my googles on so...More

4  Thank bennyburntballs
Reviewed 4 September 2016

I remember the excitement of going for a swim at the Northgate Arena when it first opened some decades ago. Sadly, nothing much seems to have been updated since. The plastic palm trees look a bit weather beaten and the small 'islands' that are dotted...More

2  Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Good swimming pool with a slide for the older children. Caters well for all swimming ages and abilities. Took the whole family, including our 5 month old baby, how ever the pool was very cold so he wasn't able to tolerate it for very long.

Thank Katie T
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