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Bridge 8 Hub

Calder Crescent, Edinburgh EH11 4NE, Scotland
+44 7808 534028
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Mini Tanks

I booked a mini tank experience for a surprise my nephews birthday . But turned up nobody was there... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bobit76
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Tanks Away

2 grandsons had great time yesterday. People running it were excellent, very friendly and the lady... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jan S
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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 good16%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible11%
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“paddle boarding” (10 reviews)
“life jackets” (5 reviews)
“great fun” (13 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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US$24 per adult
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"paddle boarding"
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"life jackets"
in 5 reviews
"great fun"
in 13 reviews
"groupon voucher"
in 4 reviews
"gel seats"
in 3 reviews
"canadian canoe"
in 3 reviews
"aqua bikes"
in 2 reviews
"safety equipment"
in 2 reviews
"staff were lovely and helpful"
in 2 reviews
"great morning"
in 3 reviews
"fun experience"
in 2 reviews
"spend an afternoon"
in 2 reviews
"all ages"
in 4 reviews
"canoeing"
in 10 reviews
"instructor"
in 13 reviews
"cyclists"
in 4 reviews
"90mins"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I booked a mini tank experience for a surprise my nephews birthday . But turned up nobody was there . When I eventually got hold of them they told me I was doubled booked due to an event somewhere else . They said to me...More

2  Thank Bobit76
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

2 grandsons had great time yesterday. People running it were excellent, very friendly and the lady tutoring the boys had lots of patience. Wasn't what I was expecting but still very pleased. Would recommend.

Thank Jan S
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Reviewed 3 weeks 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 9 June 2018

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 27 May 2018 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 8 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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Ellie G
22 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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