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Absolutely Karting

The Arena Stafferton Way, Maidenhead SL6 1AY, England
+44 300 303 3548
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Great fun

1 hour of racing and I managed to achieve around 95% quicker than most. Even won a trophy to take... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Alex S
,
Dorset, United Kingdom
via mobile
Poor attitude, lack of motorsport understanding

As a professional race driver, my day job decided on a little team building, and karting was... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
owenbradshaw
,
Staines, United Kingdom
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  • Average5%
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“great track” (7 reviews)
“great fun” (14 reviews)
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The Arena Stafferton Way, Maidenhead SL6 1AY, England
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+44 300 303 3548
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

1 hour of racing and I managed to achieve around 95% quicker than most. Even won a trophy to take home with the detailed results.

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Reviewed 24 May 2018 via mobile

As a professional race driver, my day job decided on a little team building, and karting was decided at what was meant to be a professional establishment. Upon initial arrival, parking was somewhat lacking, but then again, where these days has great parking. You enter,...More

Thank owenbradshaw
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AbsolutelyKarting, Manager at Absolutely Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 29 May 2018

Hi Owen, First of all - apologies that you feel you've had to write this review. We put certain rules in place to ensure the safety of all drivers - from amateurs like 90+% of our drivers all the way up the professional drivers like...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

Great track especially since it’s 2 levels now. But staff messed up a bit forgetting to put my name on the race and forgetting to put a go kart for me. Gave me a spare one which kept breaking down giving me a poor result....More

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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

I went here with my 14-yr old son on a family 30 minute session. All these places are a bit rough at the edges but this was no worse than others in that regard. The track was decent and the guys running the session were...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

This organisation is absolute atrocious. Under the terms and conditions, they require a non-refundable deposit of £50.00 or 50% of the booking cost (whichever is the greater), at the time of booking. Also, payments for Absolutely Karting bookings are non-refundable, bookings may be transferred to...More

1  Thank 565AndrewR
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Adam S, General Manager at Absolutely Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 12 March 2018

Hi Andrew. Firstly please allow me to apologies. Absolutely Karting is a charity and truly values its customers, however we have clearly failed on this instance to live up to the really positive reputation that the business does genuinely possess. We have had a number...More

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Reviewed 28 February 2018 via mobile

My husband and 3 sons had a fab session. Reception warm and friendly. Have booked for my son’s 14th birthday for March 3rd and due to weather (heavy snow due), they are very flexible and I am to call Saturday, if we can’t travel, they’re...More

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Reviewed 17 February 2018

We booked for our 2 boys 8 and 11 to go. We prebooked for a session on a Friday lunchtime during half term. Luckily it wasn't too busy as there is free parking but not that much. The boys went in the cadet cars on...More

1  Thank jabr66
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

My son and his friends went to Absolutley Laser in Maidenhead for his birthday. Parking was difficult as the Karting venue, which this is attached too was busy too, but it is right outside so worth waiting for. The venue opporates the Laser zones above...More

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Reviewed 2 January 2018

I went with my family to go go karting for the first time in a couple of year. Expecting a great time, i was wrong apart from the beginning the lady at the front desk was impeccable but the rest far from it. After we...More

1  Thank thegreenlantern588
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AbsolutelyKarting, General Manager at Absolutely Karting, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2018

Hi, thank you for your valued feedback. We are taking your comments very seriously and investigating the matter to address the issue. Could you please contact me with your name, email and/or a phone number via k.lynch@absolutely-group.co.uk and I will contact you directly today. Best...More

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Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Good day out, been to many karting tracks and this track is definitely tight and technical, personally I thought that there should be more lockers on offer, luckily there were 3 available. I can appreciate the karts being used all day but I'm sure there...More

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Kirstie S
4 February 2018|
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Response from AbsolutelyKarting | Property representative |
Hi Kirstie, thanks for getting in touch! Prices start from £32 per person for a 30 minute open race which would be ideal for a group of 4. You can book this through our website or be calling us directly on 0300 303... More
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Nikki F
31 August 2017|
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Response from AbsolutelyKarting | Property representative |
Hi Nikki, thank for getting in touch. I can confirm we there is no weight restriction for our karts.
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Thomas K
17 August 2016|
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Response from RaajPriya | Reviewed this property |
Hi I would suggest call their number on the website and see if they are doing junior karting and then turn up.i went without checking with my 10 year old and returned with a very disappointed kid.
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