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Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre

Pengam Road | St Catherine's park, Cardiff CF24 2RZ, Wales
+44 29 2048 4880
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Great experience, confidence building and fun!

My partner and I had a ‘Give it a Go’ rock climbing taster session at Boulders last week. We... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
577nial
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
Brilliant introduction to climbing for my son

We took our 7 year old to Boulders recently as he enjoys climbing walls in playgrounds etc and I... read more

Reviewed 4 September 2017
WelshCouple13
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Pontyclun, United Kingdom
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Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre in Cardiff is a fantastic experience for the whole family guaranteed to pack your day with adrenaline and adventure!Never climbed before? It doesn’t matter! NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY. Under the guidance of qualified instructors, you will step outside of your comfort zone in a safe and controlled environment. All equipment is provided – just bring your spirit of adventure and a willingness to challenge yourself!Expertly trained instructors are on hand to guide you every step of the way and pitch you against climbs that are appropriate for you.With climbing walls that reach between 4 to 12 metres in height, Boulders is designed to cater for the most intrepid explorer, through to the more sedate traveller.Boulders offer climbing activities for all ages, including:Climbing classes for children, families, students and adultsClimbing Birthday partiesIntroduction to Climbing coursesChildren’s holiday activitiesStag and hen activitiesChildren under the age of 7 will have a blast playing in Pebbles, a climbing adventure play area at Boulders, which features everything from cargo nets with mouse holes, to junior climbing walls and perspex floors!After your vertical adventures, you can relax and contemplate your achievements in the cafe, which serves an adult and kids menu, from baked potatoes and freshly baked paninis, to smoothies and milkshakes, coffee and cakes.Parents are welcome to watch any of the climbing activities, or just relax for a well earned rest in the cafe.
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“taster session” (49 reviews)
“birthday party” (25 reviews)
“great fun” (26 reviews)
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Pengam Road | St Catherine's park, Cardiff CF24 2RZ, Wales
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My partner and I had a ‘Give it a Go’ rock climbing taster session at Boulders last week. We weren’t sure what to expect as neither of us had been rock climbing before, so it was a very new experience for us both. Boulders itself...More

Thank 577nial
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi 577nial, Thank you for your review of Boulders! I'm glad you enjoyed your session, great to see your enthusiasm! We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Liz Ayres

Reviewed 4 September 2017

We took our 7 year old to Boulders recently as he enjoys climbing walls in playgrounds etc and I was interested to see if he would take to more of a challenge. There were two children in his session, a £15 90 minute introduction to...More

Thank WelshCouple13
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi WelshCouple13, Thank you for your review of Boulders! I'm glad your son enjoyed your session (and you enjoyed your coffee!) We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Liz Ayres

Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Attended the taster session recently and it was brilliant! Our instructor felix was really knowledgeable and happy to share tips and talk us through things. Enjoyed it so much now signed up for the four week course.

Thank Bridge73
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Bridge73, Thank you for your review of Boulders! I'm glad you enjoyed your session. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Liz Ayres

Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

I visited with my 7 yr old and a friend who is qualified to instruct and we had a great time. Easy to hire equipment, great range of beginner climbs in a safety orientated environment. We will be back.

Thank Matthew T
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Matthew T, Thank you for your review of Boulders! I'm glad you enjoyed your experience. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Liz Ayres

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

We have all gone climbing before but are not overly confident so queried taking part in the taster session. We were glad that we booked a 'private' climb instead as the taster session seemed more suited to complete beginners. We did a few tester ones...More

Thank Izzy1367
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Izzy1367, Thank you for your review of Boulders! I'm glad you enjoyed your session. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Liz Ayres

Reviewed 21 August 2017

Visited on Thursday 17th August. It was 'Amazing' our instructor was knowledgeable, helpful & patient with us all. The bug has definitely bitten, haven't stop talking about this place. Will be back to try bouldering and yoga! Had an awesome time it was me and...More

Thank Kate M
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 26 August 2017

Hi Kate M, Thank you for your review of Boulders. I'm glad you had a great time at Boulders, it's wonderful to see your enthusiasm! Hope to see you back in the centre again soon. Kind regards, Liz

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We live very locally and are infrequent visitors.The children's play area Pebbles could be a good place to spend a couple of hours.Unfortunately it embodies all that is worst about soft play.No one checks that parents are supervising their children which led to me being...More

Thank damoncraigmorgan
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Hi Damoncraigmorgan, Thank you for your review of Pebbles soft play. We're sorry that you had a disappointing experience in the soft play facility. We've taken your feedback on board and will review how we clean Pebbles. Pebbles is cleaned thoroughly every evening but as...More

Reviewed 14 August 2017

Friendly staff & a thoroughly enjoyable experience. Sadly though, our group consisted of 8 people, 2 of which were small children. As a result, the number of climbs after the first hour was only 4. However, Toby our instructor was knowledgeable, helpful & patient with...More

Thank tamemenot
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Hi Tamemenot, Thank you for your review of Boulders! I'm glad you enjoyed your session. We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Liz Ayres

Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Had the best climbing experience with Chris. He was so lovely and made us as beginners feel relaxed and comfortable. We had so much fun and will definitely be back in the future. I would recommend Chris to anyone, he truly made the whole experience...More

Thank lizzieb25
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 12 August 2017

Hi Lizzieb25, Thank you for your review of Boulders! We're glad you had a great climbing session with Chris, and we hope to see you back in the centre soon! Kind regards, Liz

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

10, 12 & 17 year old were joined by a 7 & 10 year old who were also booked for holiday activity session. All had a great time. Brilliant activity to keeps kids busy & happy. Instructor kept them all busy having great fun within...More

Thank ciara c
BouldersUK, Sales and Admin Supervisor at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017

Hi Ciara C, Thank you for your review of Boulders! We're really glad your group had a fun time at Boulders and we hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Liz

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