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Bridge 8 Hub

Calder Crescent, Edinburgh EH11 4NE, Scotland
+44 7808 534028
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mini tank laps

booked for my grandsons 8 th birthday ..i txt in morning asking what paperwork to bring as was a... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
loopi06
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Falkirk, United Kingdom
canadian canoe hire

please note we are serious and experienced canoeists. Equipment with the C2 was excellent for the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Judith A
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St Andrews
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Bridge 8 Hub is Edinburgh's first canal based outdoor activity hub. Whether participants are looking for taster sessions or more adventurous trips, we can accommodate either and tailor it to your needs. The activities on offer are as follows; •Canoeing •Raft-building •Kayaking •Fatyaking •Akwakating •Archery •Mountain Biking •Rock Climbing Tower
  • Excellent71%
  • Very good17%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible11%
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“paddle boarding” (10 reviews)
“great fun” (13 reviews)
“life jackets” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Calder Crescent, Edinburgh EH11 4NE, Scotland
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+44 7808 534028
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"paddle boarding"
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"great fun"
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"life jackets"
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"groupon voucher"
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"gel seats"
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"aqua bikes"
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"canadian canoe"
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"safety equipment"
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"staff were lovely and helpful"
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"great morning"
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"fun experience"
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"spend an afternoon"
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"all ages"
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"canoeing"
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"cyclists"
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Reviewed 5 days ago

booked for my grandsons 8 th birthday ..i txt in morning asking what paperwork to bring as was a groupon ...next thing i got a txt saying was cancelled due to mechanical problems and they would phone to arrange another day ....then in a messenger...More

2  Thank loopi06
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

please note we are serious and experienced canoeists. Equipment with the C2 was excellent for the hire sector, canoe, paddles, air bags and life jackets were high quality and good condition. canoe was ready for us. Its a lovely easy paddle up to Ratho and...More

1  Thank Judith A
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bridge8 Hub today and went aqua biking, SUCH a fun morning peacefully cycling down the canal. Sean got us all set up and off we went for 90mins down the canal. Big novelty getting lots of attention from walkers and cyclists on the...More

Thank ChristieMcM
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Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

Really awful...AVOID! Bought tank experience for two boys to have a birthday treat. First booking only one tank was operating so they rebooked us and promised birthday cakes. Second booking no one bothered to turn up, eventually tracked them down following day and barely an...More

1  Thank Sosbeees
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Reviewed 9 May 2018 via mobile

Technically we haven't been yet as my son's voucher ran out. So we have tried for over a week now to get in touch about extending the voucher, the phone number given is never answered and after leaving messages to please give us a call...More

1  Thank malcolm c
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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

I didn't have a booking and was able to arrive get a kyack, given safety equipment and after that headed off. Will use again.

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 25 April 2018 via mobile

This was a groupon deal you don’t want to buy into. An absolute disgrace. Expected a few ‘tanks’ to make it a bit of a gokart thing. The venue has changed to an old gravel ex 3-a-side footy pitch with tyres dotted around it. There...More

2  Thank James M
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Reviewed 30 March 2018 via mobile

I went on the mini tanks this morning with a friend, using a groupon voucher we had been given for Christmas. We had a great time, getting about half an hour each in the tanks. The instructor was great, and I look forward to seeing...More

2  Thank grierson9
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Reviewed 26 March 2018

Easy to arrange through email. Free car parking and friendly cafe. OMG really enjoyed the experience of cycling on the canal, despite being very nervous of being on the water. All staff very helpful and instructor Brian (a HERO) offered reassurance and support. Great activity...More

Thank Ireon
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Reviewed 12 February 2018

I went here to have an informative discussion about the final look of this place as although the company is up and running with a couple of mini tanks it is far from being completed. The owner was trying to talk before his wife joined...More

5  Thank Karen B
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Ellie G
23 May 2017|
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Response from karenbruce2017 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I think it's £15 for half day, but you could go through groupon for it to be cheaper £9 enjoy it's fun
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Rob L
6 August 2016|
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Response from Wendy S | Reviewed this property |
We stayed totally dry and wearing the life vest made us very hot! The aquakats are quite hard work and yes....a very sore bottom which miraculously disappeared in about an hour - the soreness, not my bottom unfortunately!
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