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Capital Karts

Unit 1 Rippleside Commercial Estate Ripple Road | Unit 1 Rippleside Commercial Estate, Barking IG11 0RJ, England
+44 20 7100 4412
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Corporate Charity Event

The Ichthyosis Support Group (ISG) Charity arranged their first ever Go Karting charity event at... read more

Reviewed 4 May 2018
mudz2017
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London, United Kingdom
Very good fun

Can’t fault the place, there is a nice place with a pool table to wait for your session to start... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Thomas C
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With the longest indoor track in the UK, Capital Karts Go Karting London is a thrilling new addition to the London go karting scene! Race our brand new karts at speeds of up to 45mph on a perfect blend of fast straights, flowing corners and tight hairpins which ensures lap times of well over a minute around our giant 1050m circuit. Come here with your friends, family work colleagues or as part of a stag party or birthday group. Ideally located with easy access from both the heart of the city and the M25, Capital Karts is an essential new edition to the London entertainment scene.
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“grand prix” (19 reviews)
“great fun” (17 reviews)
“great track” (6 reviews)
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 22:00
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Unit 1 Rippleside Commercial Estate Ripple Road | Unit 1 Rippleside Commercial Estate, Barking IG11 0RJ, England
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+44 20 7100 4412
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Reviewed 4 May 2018

The Ichthyosis Support Group (ISG) Charity arranged their first ever Go Karting charity event at Capital Karts on Sunday 22nd April with over 35 drivers. Teams of drivers battled it out in a Le Mans style two hours, endurance race in a bid to be...More

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CapitalKarts, Manager at Capital Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guests, We are delighted that you enjoyed your event with us here at Capital Karts! Your positive feedback has been passed on to the team and we look forward to welcoming you back in the near future. Capital Karts Management

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Can’t fault the place, there is a nice place with a pool table to wait for your session to start, they provide racing suits and helmets all in different sizes and there is a detailed briefing before the race starts. The karts are fast, and...More

Thank Thomas C
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CapitalKarts, Manager at Capital Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Thomas, Many thanks for your positive feedback. As a business we are constantly striving to improve and we will shortly be announcing how Capital Karts will soon be bigger and better than ever.... we look forward to seeing you again to see our changes...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2018 via mobile

We finished our holiday with a bang at Capital Karts: four novices: 1 teen, 1 < 10, and two 40+. It was fun and accessibly priced compared to other karting nearby. One of our karts didn’t upload race data, so we were offered a free...More

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CapitalKarts, Manager at Capital Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Guest, Thanks for your positive feedback. We are glad to hear that you all enjoyed your karting experience with us. Regarding the track not changing, we will shortly be announcing exciting new plans which may persuade you to change your mind about coming back........More

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Reviewed 29 January 2018 via mobile

Booked this experience for me and hubby back in october 2014. We had such an amazing time. Getting used to the kart didn't take long at all. The track is great, you can really pick up speeds on the long runs and loads of turns....More

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CapitalKarts, Manager at Capital Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Ambereen, Thanks for your positive feedback and we look forward to welcoming you back soon for a return visit to the UK's longest indoor track. Capital Karts Management

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Reviewed 20 January 2018

Such a fun experience !! Arrived the recommended 30 minutes before we was due to start and was given track suits ,, helmets and gloves to put on ,, Safety briefing lasted about 10 minutes then we was ready to go. We booked the grand...More

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CapitalKarts, Manager at Capital Karts, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Claire, We are glad to hear that you all enjoyed your experience here at Capital Karts. Hope to see you again soon! Capital Karts Management

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Reviewed 28 December 2017

Very good and big track, a lot of fun! The team was prepared and gave us the track suit and a helmet, but I recommend to wear gloves in the winter, because you can feel a cold wind when you get a lot of speed,...More

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Reviewed 22 December 2017 via mobile

Came back again! Did a 20 minute sprint... was great. Nippy little karts, and good track layout. Prices are a bit higher than all other karting venues.

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Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Fantastic customer service. We booked the Gold service at Capital Karts for my older daughters 11th birthday party. The guys on track made sure my party of 16 nervous first time all girl riders, were properly kitted out, trained up and reassured before they started...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2017

We arrived at 3:10pm on 25th Nov on my son's 14th birthday. Staff were so friendly and fitted both of my boys into the 4:00pm session with other children. There was a lovely lounge area with sofa's and a bar and we all played a...More

Thank Caroline L
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Came here with a group of work colleagues (13 of us) and was placed with other people so ended up having around 22 karts on the track at the same time. We all completed a 15 minute qualifying session to determine our grid positions then...More

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Toni-Louise K
16 April 2018|
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Response from Name-u-like | Reviewed this property |
Think it’s on their website, 30mph for kids. They were quite insistent on helmets fitting correctly etc.
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claire h
11 January 2018|
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Response from Matthew H | Property representative |
Hi Claire, As the drivers are under 18 years old they will require a guardian to sign their waiver at reception upon arrival, and if the guardian has ID that would be fine. Kind regards, Matt Capital Karts
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Izzi L
16 December 2016|
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Response from Capital K | Property representative |
Hello, our maximum driver weight is circa 20 stone. Any prospective drivers are more than welcome to come and sit in the karts to ensure that is it comfortable for them Kind regards, Capital Karts
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