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South West Karting

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It was epic!!

it was a awesome experience, the people that work there are really friendly and helpful. The track... read more

Reviewed 30 April 2016
marjan r
Fun afternoon 'arrive and drive' pre booked for birthday treat

Really enjoyed. Had booked in advance as wanted the offer for 5 people do 2 laps, 10 minutes each... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2016
bohogirl
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South West Karting is Somerset's number one indoor kart centre, boasting a blend of fast sweeping bends with technical slow speed sections and ample overtaking opportunities. Utilising top-class, Honda-engined karts overseen by our technical...more
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Draycott Road | Winchester Farm, Cheddar BS27 3RP, England
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Reviewed 30 April 2016

it was a awesome experience, the people that work there are really friendly and helpful. The track is good size and with lots of curves. we will definitely be coming back here.

Thank marjan r
Matt M, Owner at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2016

Thank you so much for your kind words, look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 5 April 2016

Really enjoyed. Had booked in advance as wanted the offer for 5 people do 2 laps, 10 minutes each with print outs etc, total time about an hour. I paid half over the phone because did not want to risk it being full, We were...More

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Reviewed 13 March 2016

After spending a day visiting the Cheddar Gorge I decided to make a trip to South West Karting just a short 5 minute drive away. Happened to call in during a quiet period so was able to take to the track without any delay. Didn't...More

Thank Caz B
SWKarting, General Manager at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 15 March 2016

Hi Cazant451, Many thanks for your fantastic review. We're glad you enjoyed your visit, and rated us one of the most welcoming venues you have been to! We hope to see you again soon. Regards, Jak Manager

Reviewed 2 March 2016

I decided to take my family and some friends including 3 young children to karting last Friday to take advantage of the £5 for 7 minutes deal advertised on the website, check it out on your mobile now!, and after driving over an hour with...More

2  Thank Nigel I
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Decided to visit on Friday as they have a special offer for Monday's and Friday's. The offer involves a reduced price and specifically says no need to book. Me and friends with our small children travelled nearly an hour to go there, upon arrival we...More

3  Thank Paul J
SWKarting, General Manager at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 5 March 2016

Hi Paul, Thank you to both you and Nigel for your reviews. As per my conversation with Nigel over email, I explained to him in detail regarding this situation. I once again apologise for this. I will quote some of the response from the email...More

Reviewed 4 January 2016

Been a few times with boys 17, 15, 13, 8 and girl 15 plus Dad. All very competitive. Although 13 year old had two warnings, he has text to say he had an amazing week down here in Somerset and the best part was the...More

Thank ducketta2015
SWKarting, Manager at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 January 2016

Hi Ducketta2015, Thank you for the great review! We are glad they all enjoyed it and that the karting was his "best part". Hope to see you again soon. Best Regards, SWK

Reviewed 13 November 2015

We brought my (then)12yr old son and my 9yr old stepson here in August and they had a whale of a time....the staff were fantastic ,explaining eveything very well to our boys. I then brought my son here at the beginning of November for his...More

Thank rory1996
SWKarting, Manager at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2015

Hi Rory, Thank you for the great review! We're glad the boys enjoyed themselves, and hope to see you again soon! SWK

Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Been here a few times over the last five years and always have good fun here, the karts are modern and in good condition, the track is a good length and a nice mixture of fast flowing corners and tight technical sections. Friendly staff and...More

1  Thank James B
SWKarting, Manager at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2015

Thank you James for your review! We're glad you choose SWK time and time again! Hope to see you again soon! SWK

Reviewed 8 November 2015 via mobile

Went this evening with 3 girls aged 8,9&12 one of whom was a little nervous (with tears!). The staff were great with them and they were all soon dressed as racing drivers and whizzing around the track. Everything was well organised and clearly explained to...More

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SWKarting, Manager at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 19 November 2015

Hi Zoe, Many thanks for your review. We're glad the three girls enjoyed themselves! Hope to see you again soon! SWK

Reviewed 5 November 2015

We are an auction house with the majority of our staff being (ahem) in the upper age bracket. The team at South West Karting really made us feel welcome and I could not fault how the evening was run. It was good value, fun and...More

Thank qhe2015
SWKarting, Manager at South West Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 6 November 2015

Hi Quintyn, Thank you for your fantastic review! We are glad you all enjoyed your event, and welcome you back anytime! Hopefully now you have the experience, you may win next time! Best Regards, SWK.

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jowickens
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Response from SWKarting | Property representative |
Hi, they can drive from 7 years old, minimum height of 1.2m, but can be a passenger in our Twin Seater Kart from 4 years old.
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