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National Water Sports Centre

National Water Sports Centre Adbolton Lane | Holme Pierrepont Country Park, Nottingham NG12 2LU, England
+44 115 982 1212
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Excellent White Water Rafting

We came as a group of 8 for a 30th birthday celebration. Wetsuits are all provided (it wasn't... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Jenna H
Bournemouth, United Kingdom

We camped here for 2 nights. Site was ok we had non electric pitch so could pitch up where we liked... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Holme Pierrepont Country Park, home of The National Water Sports Centre is a hidden gem just 10 minutes outside of Nottingham City Centre! Boasting 270 acres of country park and a 2km Regatta Lake, which as well as being great to walk, run or cycle around, also contain a huge range of activities for all ages! Activities include: - Sky Trail High Ropes Course - Mini Golf - Segways - ECombat Laser Tag - White Water Rafting - White Water Tubing - Lazy River Tubing - Wakeboarding - FootGolf - X Runner Assault Course - Children's Playground The centre also has a state-of-the-art gym with lakeside views, conference facilities, en-suite accommodation and an 18 acre campsite with Camping Arches and Tipis alongside traditional camping pitches.
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible5%
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Hours Today: 19:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
National Water Sports Centre Adbolton Lane | Holme Pierrepont Country Park, Nottingham NG12 2LU, England
+44 115 982 1212
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We came as a group of 8 for a 30th birthday celebration. Wetsuits are all provided (it wasn't completely clear on the website whether they were!). We had an amazing time with our instructor Aaron. They get you into the swing of things gently, before...More

Thank Jenna H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We camped here for 2 nights. Site was ok we had non electric pitch so could pitch up where we liked across 2 fields. showers weren't the best poor flow rate but warm. Toilets again weren't the cleanest but ok. Water sports centre seems strange...More

Thank Mattac0la
Reviewed 1 week ago

Okay. First off. The kids had a little fun. Hence TWO stars rather than ONE STAR. But. The red haired, pierced nose woman on the front desk was a miserable, rude piece of work. The "this is dirty water, don't swallow it, shower carefully afterwards,...More

Thank Stew O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed here for 5 days. Good hotel for sport activities but not for longer stays indoors. No bar, or restaurant limited breakfast selection. Very small room without table or chair. Rooms are just big enough to turn around with two people at a time. More...More

Thank Frank E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We (2 x adults, 1 x teenager, 1 x 11 year old) visited during the summer holidays Positives: It was well signposted from Nottingham We didn't book, we did phone before leaving and were advised that there were loads of slots available. Lots of picnic...More

Thank Ali M
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

White water rafting - wow such an amazing couple of hours. Aaron, our instructor was fantastic, would highly recommend this activity to anyone who likes a bit of adrenaline! If you sit in the front you will get waterlogged but to be honest wherever you...More

1  Thank Helen T
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Tried to book with a voucher my son got his sister for Christmas was told they would call back they didn't. We called again and after more messing about finally got a confirmed booking just a few days before they were due to go. Unfortunately...More

1  Thank DrBarns
NWSC_Nottingham, Marketing at National Water Sports Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good morning, Thank you for your feedback. We are extremely sorry to hear about the difficulties you faced when trying to buy your voucher and when trying to organise your activity. Please, can you email us on info.nwsc@serco.com and address your email to the General...More

Reviewed 30 June 2017

We recently had to attend a funeral in Nottingham which necessitated an overnight stay. Having investigated the competition, we opted for the hotel at the National Water Sports Centre. This was definitely the right choice as the price was very reasonable. The accommodation was clean...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Went on a family day out and had an amazing day! Staff were so nice and helpful and explained everything we had to do. Our instructor Ralph made sure we were having a good time throughout whilst also keeping us safe and making sure we...More

1  Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Rang up weeks ago to book kayaking for Friday 23rd. Told no problem at all just turn up. Drove 30 miles paid £2 car parking to be told no nothing we can do weekends only. Waste of time. Nobody even using the kayaks not busy...More

Thank Emma D
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6 August 2017|
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Response from Helen T | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, we went rafting after 6 for 2 hours and it was £20 I think.
8 March 2017|
Response from YippeeWooHoo | Reviewed this property |
I would have thought so - no reason for them not to. Might be a bit pricey though