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Helly Hansen Watersports Centre

15 The Quays | the Quays, Salford M50 3SQ, England
+44 161 877 7252
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Open Water Event

Would just like to say thank you for all your help with the Open water Event on the 16th June 18... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Pat R
Really enjoyable

This is the second visit of the year, having attended multiple times last year. Great fun had by... read more

Reviewed 12 May 2018
Simon B
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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At the Helly Hansen Watersports Centre you can try your hand at a fantastic range of activities. Our stores are packed full with modern up to date equipment ready for you to have fun with. From dinghy sailing and windsurfing to power boating and climbing for the adrenalin junkies, we offer a wide range of exciting activities. Visit their individual web pages to find out more about each activity and how you can get involved!
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“great fun” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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15 The Quays | the Quays, Salford M50 3SQ, England
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+44 161 877 7252
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

Would just like to say thank you for all your help with the Open water Event on the 16th June 18, What an excellent venue water very good for swimming.

Thank Pat R
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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

This is the second visit of the year, having attended multiple times last year. Great fun had by myself, my son and his friend. Nice day for it but still unusually quiet on the water. No booking needed you can just literally turn and have...More

1  Thank Simon B
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Reviewed 8 April 2018

A great place to swim in open water, as there are lifeguards on kayaks and canoes. There are also changing rooms, lockers and showers. Remember to register online before you go.

Thank nennykee
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Took my 9 and 11 year old daughters wakeboard on a Friday night. After just a couple of runs all 3 of us managed to get up, even if only for a few seconds. Staff were friendly and helpful, had a fun hour split between...More

2  Thank tonyblack05
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

Booked two x vouchers from Living Social, which gave me a session of free hire of equipment for 4 people. Very excited as I'd planned to use the vouchers for my stepson's birthday treat. As per the very clear instruction on the voucher, I called...More

3  Thank Cheshie
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Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Great opportinites to try sailing and watet ski ing at salford quays. Water ski ing without a boat on a zip rope - including progressive jumps!! Not cheap but great fun !

Thank Paulsmithcasty
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Reviewed 18 May 2017

9 year old changed in public area of ladies toilets. One and only shower wrecked. H&S issue having been in Salford Dock water. Only advised after leaving site. Subsequently contacted helly hanson and told that there are extensive changing facilities and showers ??? WHERE??? Asked...More

Thank albatrossfrance
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Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

Took my son hear for a school friends birthday celebration, my son is 8 and he loved it. Wet suits provided, instructors good with the kids. Excellent workout for the kids, thoroughly recommend this.

Thank stephenbollard
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

I love swimming but get lane rage - so started open water swimming - it does take a while to get used to, but definitely worth the challenge. Friendly place to come, lifeguards on canoes whilst you swim around and has changing rooms with lockers...More

Thank Haiku45
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Reviewed 11 August 2016

A group of 16 boisterous boys had a superb end-of-school-year party here....it was awesome! The organisation, quality of equipment and standard of tuition was excellent. We picked bell-boating as some of the boys are less competitive/nervous in water but I'd rather have picked one of...More

Thank Cheshie
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Yvonne D
28 August 2016|
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Response from Alistair D | Property representative |
hello Yvonne sadly we don't have the space in our stores to accomodate equipment storage he is more than welcome to test it out on our water. launch fee is £3.50 but we can't help with storage alistair daish ] watersports... More
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