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Eldon Leisure Centre

| High Friars, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7XY, England
+44 191 269 9200
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Old but kids still love it

We discovered when someone recommended it. We'd been in eldon sq so many times and never knew there... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Abi S
,
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
via mobile
Great Day Out!

Great day out to the Climbing Wall, also known as Vertigo. Fairly priced, right in the city centre... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
tripaddvisorr111122
,
Gateshead, United Kingdom
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“soft play”(2 reviews)
“city centre”(2 reviews)
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Eldon Leisure is conveniently located in the heart of the city centre. Featuring over 100 gym fitness stations we offer a comprehensive range of state of the art cardiovascular and resistance equipment. Or if you love working out in an instructor...more
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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| High Friars, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 7XY, England
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+44 191 269 9200
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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

We discovered when someone recommended it. We'd been in eldon sq so many times and never knew there was a leisure centre! The soft play seems reasonably priced and has a small cafe inside (prices are so so - 4.50 for a panini and drink,...More

Thank Abi S
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

Great day out to the Climbing Wall, also known as Vertigo. Fairly priced, right in the city centre in Eldon Square

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Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We googled bowling in Newcastle and after trying two other venues we booked Eldon gardens as this was free, I hadn’t realised that it was still in town to be honest but what a great afternoon we had! Previously we have visited super bowl at...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic soft play area. £4.50 per child for 90 minutes. Need code to enter Place is spotless. Can get hot drinks various prices. Large seating area with tables. Small baby area. One small climbing area and a larger play area. Worth a visit

1  Thank Dionne T
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Reviewed 17 October 2017

Recently visited Jungle Jacks with my sister and my little niece who were visiting from Ireland. My niece is a very tiny two and a half year old and is very shy. She loved Jungle Jacks. It was so spacious and she finally felt comfortable...More

Thank Katrina A
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

My 4 year old has been a massive fan of the old jungle jack in eldon leisure, so, he was equally excited when we mentioned the new jungle jack. However, the new site doesn't appeal to him anymore. Wishing to go home after just 10...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Good soft play. Spacious and secure. Extremely hot though. The sitcom seemed to be blowing out warm air!

Thank Jillian T
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GLLNorthHeadOffice, General Manager at Eldon Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Hi Jillian, thank you for the feedback - we'll take a look at the system so see what the problem may have been on your visit. We look forward to seeing you again soon!

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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We took the children to Vertigo for the first time this weekend. It was nice and quiet when we were there. The staff were really nice, friendly and attentive. When my youngest didn't want to do Vertigo after two brief tries they let us switch...More

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Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

We were invited to a birthday party at vertigo having never been I wasn't sure what to expect. I was glad it wasn't at the usual soft play areas! The kids had an amazing time I wanted to have a go myself. The staff were...More

Thank Rhiannon C
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GLLNorthHeadOffice, General Manager at Eldon Leisure Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 April 2017

Thank you very much for the feedback and we hope to see you again at Vertigo, Better Eldon Leisure Centre or in one of our other venues.

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Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Our second visit to Vertigo and this time, we were the only people in the session. This meant my 6 year old had the place to herself and the female staff member Faye was excellent with her. Chatted brilliantly with her, encouraged her and was...More

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