We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Share
Review Highlights
Great Rainy Day Activity

We had a very enjoyable visit here. Great for small children in the play area, or older ones on... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
Linda D
,
Norwich, United Kingdom
via mobile
Soft play

Took a 4 year old and 8 year old to play at soft play they had good time and enjoyed themselves... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2018
gilly_brown45
,
Norfolk, United Kingdom
Read all 65 reviews
23
All photos (23)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible13%
7 Feb 2018
“Soft play”
23 Jun 2017
“Kids playdate”
About
The Base is the first of Base Line Sporting Opportunities centres which mixes soft play area, extreme sports activities and cafe. Our large indoor and outdoor play area provides excellent value for money entertainment for the whole family whatever...more
Contact
Unit 26 Horsbeck Way, Horsford, Norwich NR10 3BB, England
Website
+44 1603 893401
Call
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

We had our two year old grandson unexpectedly and wondered where we could take him. Heard about baseline had opened since a city centre play scheme closed some while ago. We were under impressed when we arrived and wondered if it would be suitable for...More

2  Thank Goldiewing
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 31 December 2015

On viewing the website I thought that everything there, would be a good experience for my sons age 6 and 11. Boy was I wrong! We actually discovered all the photos weren't genuine but just petty pastes off google images when we had arrived at...More

7  Thank 333victorsmith333
MattBase, Manager at The Base (Baseline Activity Sports Extreme), responded to this reviewResponded 1 January 2016

Thank you for your review without reviews we cannot make improvements to our facilities. Our centre is developing all the time and we hope our customers see this. As you can see the majority of our customers love our facility and I am sorry this...More

Reviews (65)
Filter reviews
65 results
Traveller rating
26
19
8
3
9
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
26
19
8
3
9
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 65 reviews
Reviewed 8 February 2018

Took a 4 year old and 8 year old to play at soft play they had good time and enjoyed themselves, spent about 1 and a half hours there. Resonable price to get in but had to pay 50p per spectator

1  Thank gilly_brown45
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I have to be honest and say we have only been once and it was a few years ago., but it was enough to put me off completely, The girls were not quite 8, but the older children's are was not only full, with no...More

3  Thank Esther F
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

We didn't actually visit the centre but we hired a roller rink to be set up for our hen weekend. Matt was fab and set up the rink and levelling the ground so we could have a good skate. He brought skates for all of...More

Thank jemma79
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Absoloutly loved this place . My son got alot from the sunday sessions but unfortunatly due to lack of manager support and staff not being paid anything near what they should be its closing down . He has let not only his staff but his...More

1  Thank Vicki C
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

Not worth the visit. Dirty, dark, small, untidy and rather a waste of money. The staff were friendly but the activities are completely underwhelming. When you drive in you feel like you are entering a tip. So untidy and grotty.

1  Thank Dean F
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Went today for the 1st time with 2 9 year olds who had a fantastic day. Staff were friendly and helpful activities were great fun. Food in the cafe was basic but nice and reasonably priced. We were there for 5 hours. We paid extra...More

Thank Keezzaa
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We had a very enjoyable visit here. Great for small children in the play area, or older ones on the other activities. Well worth a visit.

Thank Linda D
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Freezing dirty warehouse, with poor quality experiences. Trampoline's old and fraying...2 old garden trampoline's. Cave, dirty, both children came out scratched and bruised. Scooting wet and closed. Tubing, small hill with one tube, kids said a slide in a park more fun. Queue for a...More

Thank sleepya
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

The trampoline consists of 2 small garden trampolines. Tubing only 1 tube. 2 extremley dirty orbs . Really dirty and cold place

Thank emma g
Reviewed 15 January 2017 via mobile

Took my 6 and 7 year old grandsons this afternoon, hoping to keep them entertained and warm on a cold wet day. This place was cold, damp and the roof leaked so water logged. We stay 35 min b4 the boys were so cold and...More

Thank Ronda L
MattBase, Manager at The Base (Baseline Activity Sports Extreme), responded to this reviewResponded 18 January 2017

Hi sorry your experience was not what you were expecting on this occasion. The ice rink had just been removed from Christmas and this may have had something to do with the cold and damp. Any water inside was not from the roof but water...More

View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all nearby hotels
Stower Grange
285 reviews
2.21 km away
Holiday Inn Norwich North Hotel
520 reviews
3.77 km away
Premier Inn Norwich Airport Hotel
564 reviews
3.80 km away
Wensum Valley Hotel Golf and Country Club
609 reviews
4.03 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 4 nearby restaurants
Spice of India
189 reviews
.47 km away
The Red Lion
338 reviews
2.52 km away
The Cock Inn
298 reviews
2.52 km away
The Black Swan
296 reviews
2.79 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all nearby attractions
Wensum Valley Golf
32 reviews
3.82 km away
The Marsham Arms
53 reviews
4.52 km away
Hillside Animal Sanctuary
124 reviews
6.24 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Linda E
26 August 2015|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Gloria L | Reviewed this property |
Definitely my grandson is 8 and he and his friend loved it. They are also very well supervised so parents can sit in cafe and know children are safe and supervised. They can't get out either so no need to worry about getting... More
0
Votes