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A good morning out

On arrival it looks scruffy and the corridors a dark and gloomy, but once you get on the ice it... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2018
Jack F
via mobile
Trip with young people aged 16 - 18

We enjoyed the experience but the ice was a lot more slippery than the rink in town which made it... read more

Reviewed 9 May 2017
harriet c
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
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12 May 2018
“A good morning out”
2 weeks ago
“Stop your complaining”
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Hillheads Road, Whitley Bay NE25 8HP, England
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you think the ice is “dodgy” you obviously aren’t skating correctly (bend your legs and get more weight on your skates), yes some of it is run down and in need of update but if you are going somewhere for the decor, try a...More

Thank Sly M
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

Looks really shabby and tired. The skates are well passed their best. Whole place needs an over haul! The price charged to get in and the amount of people who use the rink there is no excuse for how run down the place is other...More

Thank suej7
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

On arrival it looks scruffy and the corridors a dark and gloomy, but once you get on the ice it isn’t an issue. The ice skaters provided are okay. The rink is very big and there is seating area around. There is also a one...More

1  Thank Jack F
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Great week for teenage son at ice hockey camp and a peaceful 5 days and nights for me. Great group of adults training active kids.

Thank ice8cate
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

Dirty discussing place health hazard. Really don’t know how it’s still open. I bring my granddaughter here for lessons as she loves skating but I think it’s open for just pure greed of the owner as it’s a absolute disgrace inside and they have a...More

1  Thank aerobubble69
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Held a charity night in aid of Combat Stress ( The Veterans Mental Health Charity) Guests almost ,had frost bite! Some even danced with their coats on. Complained several times throughout the evening but was told the heating was on full and it would soon...More

Thank Plugva
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

We normally skate in Cardiff but thought it would be nice to skate on holiday. It is like going back to the70’s as said in another review. The quality of the ice was terrible. Stalagmites on the floor where the roof leeks. Very dangerous. The...More

1  Thank Harding1000
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Probably the most grim, dirty, depressing place you can go. Toilets the most disgusting I've seen in years, no one wipes tables clean in cafe. Freezing cold in cafe and very limited view for spectators due to misted up panels around the rink. This place...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 9 May 2017

We enjoyed the experience but the ice was a lot more slippery than the rink in town which made it harder for us to skate. The drinks were nice. We had to search repeatedly for the person who was meant to be giving us the...More

3  Thank harriet c
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We had a good couple of hours fun skating here today. Skates and ice both seemed good to us. The building is old and run down but it didn't spoil our time here.

1  Thank chezabez
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10 December 2016|
Response from saintlee1970 | Reviewed this property |
No they don't unless they can't skate,it said under 12's needed an adult
Laura T
8 August 2016|
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Response from Paul Q | Reviewed this property |
They do have figure skates, our 5th replacement pair were, but take a crowbar or method of torture to pry a pair out of them!