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Ryde Arena - CLOSED

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This venue has now closed and is being knocked down. It had roof problems which probably hastened... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2016
sean g
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Brilliant to see this attraction up and running again

We were so pleased to read that the ice rink is back in action. We went on a Saturday lunchtime... read more

Reviewed 23 August 2016
Heather G
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom
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9 Nov 2016
23 Aug 2016
“Brilliant to see this attraction up and running again”
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Quay Road | Esplanade, Ryde PO33 2HH, England
+44 1983 615155
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Reviewed 9 November 2016

This venue has now closed and is being knocked down. It had roof problems which probably hastened it's demise. It's a shame because the ice rink was very popular.

Thank sean g
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were so pleased to read that the ice rink is back in action. We went on a Saturday lunchtime and hired skates and got going. The rink has had many problems over the last few years, but with a team of committed volunteers and...More

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 1 November 2015

lovely staff, great rink, great value for money! i have my own skates but the hire skates are very good quality and they are very accommodating for familys with young children trying out ice skating for the first time!

Thank Rebecca-Louise G
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a great day here.. Arrived late morning by Hovercraft (literally arrives adjacent to the rink) and stayed til mid afternoon.. They were open at 10am allowing you pretty much until 4pm to skate (with a half hour break around 12:30 - 1 to redo...More

Thank Neil W
Reviewed 29 August 2015

Planet Ice is terrific value. Our kids loved it. Turn up, pay, pop on the skates and have fun on the ice. We went in the middle of the school summer holidays and it still wasn't crowded. Tip: remeber that this is an ICE rink...More

Thank TripTrav321
Reviewed 25 August 2015

Great value for money, you can just turn up and skate for as long as you want. The hired skates were really good quality and great for beginners. We went to escape the rain, and had a fabulous time.

Thank Teri J
Reviewed 19 August 2015 via mobile

Fab place and great value for money, during school holidays it was £5 all day and you could come and go as much as you wanted, will definitely visit here again, next time we are on hols 😀😀

Thank Amanda W
Reviewed 31 July 2015

My whole family have learnt to skate here. We're addicted to it now - there's always a new challenge to learn. There are four fantastic coaches. The Learn to Skate courses represent excellent value for money and are suitable for adults and children alike. Such...More

Thank Mandy H
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Some days i can spend up to 4 or 5 hours of skating in there, there is just so much to do even though it is just a slab of ice but I love it!

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Reviewed 24 July 2015

this place really needs to revamp food !!! bit of tlc needed , went there everything I asked for was not available and what I did get was not good !!! would defo not eat here again also everytime my son eats here he gets...More

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