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Baysports

| Hodson Bay, Athlone, Ireland
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Great fun and good exercise!

Great fun, the slides are great but having a little upper-body strength will come in handy for... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2017
Deank06
,
Newcastle, United Kingdom
Brilliant

My 2 kids aged 9 and 11 along with their Dad spent an hour here (I didn't venture simply as I don't... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2017
Aileen S
,
Dublin, Ireland
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Baysports is home to the largest floating water park in Ireland and one of the largest floating waterslides in the world. Kayaking, sailing rentals or just a picnic by the majestic shores of Lough Ree
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good20%
  • Average13%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible4%
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“life jackets” (12 reviews)
“wet suits” (13 reviews)
“water park” (13 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Hodson Bay, Athlone, Ireland
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"great fun"
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"stand up paddling"
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"kids and adults"
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"year olds"
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"staff are great"
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"nice coffee"
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"school tour"
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"kids love"
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"rainy day"
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"definitely worth a visit"
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Reviewed 5 September 2017

Great fun, the slides are great but having a little upper-body strength will come in handy for pulling yourself back out of the water. We went on a day that wasn't that warm but once you dip fully into the water in your wet-suit you...More

2  Thank Deank06
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

My 2 kids aged 9 and 11 along with their Dad spent an hour here (I didn't venture simply as I don't like open water but that's just me!) It's a busy spot-ok the changing rooms and showers are not pristine but they serve their...More

4  Thank Aileen S
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Reviewed 14 August 2017

Just back home from a great day at the Baysports in Athlone. Myself and my two children aged 7 and 8 enjoyed the day, and we had great fun. However there are issues, Firstly €37 euro for one hour for all three of us. The...More

4  Thank Des K
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Baysports H, Manager at Baysports, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Des Hi, Thanks for taking the time out to review our waterpark and we are glad that you enjoyed your day out. Just for your consideration, we do wash and disinfect all of our wet-suits, and as some people are sensitive to disinfectant we use...More

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Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great way to have a few hours with the family Even though it was raining a bit we still had great fun.We have not seen anything like this on our trips around Ireland.Its different and a must do if you are staying...More

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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Baysports is a great activity for the family even it is your typical irish Summer of rain..10 euro for a child and 3 euro for a wet suit.when we arrived it was pouring rain.The kids still wanted to go as soon as they saw all...More

1  Thank aislinn40
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed bay sports and the prices were good for a child it is 10 euros. If you don't have a wetsuit you have to pay an extra 3 euros and you get an hour. For an adult it's 17euros without the wetsuit again...More

Thank Tedly11
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Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We bought a family ticket for €60 (2 adults and 2 children) for 1 hour on the inflatable water park. We felt this was good value for money and sufficient time as it does sap the energy levels. My kids are age 5 & 8...More

1  Thank Lindsey D
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Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Amazing. So much fun for my friends hen. Even if we were all sore the next daym however they had too many people on it at times and the staff were not the friendliest.

1  Thank Linda F
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Reviewed 19 July 2017

Bought my 2 sons here (aged 12 and 14) and they had an absolute blast. Its a brilliant activity for kids and teenagers (but not suitable for very small kids) The picnic area was lovely with plenty of picnic tables for adults to sit and...More

2  Thank MrsKCIreland
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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely fantastic time today I had a 12 and 15 year old with me and they loved it they done the water park and stand up paddling and had a ball can't wait to go back

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