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Bridge 8 Hub

Calder Crescent, Edinburgh EH11 4NE, Scotland
+44 7808 534028
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Really awful...AVOID! Bought tank experience for two boys to have a birthday treat. First booking... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Sosbeees
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Scotland, United Kingdom
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Technically we haven't been yet as my son's voucher ran out. So we have tried for over a week now... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
malcolm c
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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...more
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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Reviewed 5 days ago 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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago 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

4  Thank Karen B
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Very disappointed paid £40 for my son and his friend to do laps in a mini tank. Advertised as 15 laps in a mini tank. We arrived on site to be told there was only 1 tank as they rented the others out. The 'Track'...More

9  Thank kerry e
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Reviewed 18 September 2017 via mobile

Superb place for an actively spend weekend, can be accompanied by people of all ages. I would definitely recommend!

1  Thank Paula P
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Reviewed 18 September 2017

I was given a Wowcher voucher for Bridge 8 Hub, (Akwakats) I emailed them on 4th Sept asking for further information regarding booking and received a reply the following morning at 09.30 from Sean.. Quick reply with info requested. I have since visited Bridge 8...More

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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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