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Edinburgh International Climbing Arena

South Plate Hill 1 Ratho Quarry | Ratho, Edinburgh EH28 8AA, Scotland
+44 131 333 6333
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family fun

Fantastic facility for single or group climbing,The clip and climb is great fun for kids of all... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
steve m
Inverness, United Kingdom
Multiple Spectacular Climbing Walls

Took our children here (9 and 12). Absolutely bowled over by the large number of walls available... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Iain C
Stirling, United Kingdom
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“soft play” (22 reviews)
“clip n climb” (10 reviews)
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South Plate Hill 1 Ratho Quarry | Ratho, Edinburgh EH28 8AA, Scotland
+44 131 333 6333
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fantastic facility for single or group climbing,The clip and climb is great fun for kids of all ages and the instructors are close by for any help and always happy to give advice on the best way to tackle the walls.Open all year round its...More

Thank steve m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Took our children here (9 and 12). Absolutely bowled over by the large number of walls available, the height of some of these (28m), and the variety. The café was great, with a fantastic view of the entire arena. The "Clip and Climb" facility appeared...More

Thank Iain C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you are even remotely into your climbing, this is the place to go. Over a 100 routes to pick from, climbs up to 30 meters, huge bouldering areas, auto belays. The shower facilities for free. Its a great place for all the family. Can't...More

Thank AdventureSouthUK
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Our granddaughter just loves the soft play here.. the kids can run about and let off steam without bothering a soul. Staff are fantastic. Nice cafe for the grown ups. Food warming area for kiddies stuff etc

Thank JudiO2112
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

We had our first ever climbing experience here early this year with friends and enjoyed it so much that we immediately went away, found a climbing centre closer to home down South, and booked onto a course to learn to belay etc properly. We've been...More

Thank ec_as_pie
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Spectacular big indoor climbing arena. For years one of my boys has climbed through age related clubs into the youth group learning the ropes if you forgive the pun. Also ample boldering and decent cafe for patents to overlook all going on. The kids have...More

Thank iainmcleod
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Took my 11yrd old here early evening and she loved it, plus it's not just for the kids, adults can go to. Price was reasonable for the hour session to. Staff were friendly and helpful and made sure everyone got a go on all the...More

1  Thank HappyEdinburghMum
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

My husband & 2 teenage boys loved the centre. Its an amazing space, built onto the side of the old quarry. Its huge, completely covered in and feels very airy despite having a clip & climb at one end. There are several picnic type tables...More

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

My 9 yr old daughter was at clip n climb this morning with a group of kids They had a great time and she's wanting to go again Even the adults were impressed with the care taken making sure kids had a good safe time...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

Great venue having never been before. Have been to other clip n climb centres in England and my only comment would be that having to wait for staff to clip and unclip you takes away some of the climbing time. Other ones we have been...More

1  Thank Calum C
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suzanne V
6 January 2017|
Response from YaSpence42 | Reviewed this property |
try the Web site for Edinburgh council
18 August 2016|
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Response from matttildesley | Property representative |
Hi Saz, at the moment it is booking up to a month or 2 but pop online and check the availability as there are odd spaces available