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Alter Rock Climbing Centre

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Great children’s party, great staff.

My son had his 10th birthday party here which was a big hit. Very friendly and relaxed, all the... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2018
Derby, United Kingdom
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Fantastic party

Had a great party here with six 10/11 year old girls. Our instructor max was fabulous with them and... read more

Reviewed 14 October 2018
Long Eaton, United Kingdom
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St. James Centre Malcolm Street, Derby DE23 8LU, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My daughter (aged 11) has always wanted to try rock climbing and so I bought one of Alter Rocks Holiday Havoc vouchers during summer break which allows you to drop off kids asoften as they want during the holidays to enjoy activities. The car park...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

My son had his 10th birthday party here which was a big hit. Very friendly and relaxed, all the children had fun. (Have had a previous climbing party elsewhere that felt like a fairly strict lesson and was not nearly so enjoyable.) Instructor was great,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Had a great party here with six 10/11 year old girls. Our instructor max was fabulous with them and it all went really smoothly. Would definitely recommended.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Brought my Brownies here for the evening and they had an amazing time. The girls had the opportunity to try abseiling, bouldering, caving and the air walk in our session which is brilliant value for money. The two instructors we had were patient, friendly and...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Good location, lots of parking, great staff and children welcome. Been lots of times with kids and have had a birthday party here. Plenty if varied activities here. Kids can have lots of fun and it's a safe. Really happy with the venue and so...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Quin79
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

What a wonderful afternoon we spent here with children ageing from 1 to 22. We had someone to show us how to improve our climbing and encourage the younger ones to try everything. Anita was fabulous patient and kind. We really couldn't fault any of...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2017

Starting coming here in February on a whim looking for a hobby and way of keeping fit. Have been hooked ever since. Being set in a church the place has a unique atmosphere and sets it apart from some of the more 'clinical' climbing centres...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Matthew1979T
Reviewed 24 October 2017

None of our family (inc 3 kids at 5,7 &9) have any climbing experience. However, this had no impact whatsoever in our enjoyment of the afternoon. We did the parent-child combo whereby the parents take responsibility for their children climbing by remaining on the ground...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Kelvin J
Reviewed 31 August 2017

A first time visit I was intrigued a climbing centre in a church ? Never been to a climb centre before I'm so glad I did it was fantastic experience I was taken care of from the word go nothing was to much trouble when...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank geoffkedzierski
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something to do indoors due to very changeable weather. Found this place and what a great find it was. Both my girls (aged 7 and 12) did "Holliday havoc". They were there for 4 hours and did climbing, abseiling, crawling through...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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