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Colwyn Bay Watersports

| Porth Eirias, The Promenade, Colwyn Bay LL29 8HH, Wales
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Lovely laid back system where you go and ask if they have any kayaks free when you are ready for a... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2017
Dora912
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Chester, United Kingdom
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Great level 1 Sailing Really Enjoyed It.

The Staff at Colwyn Bay Watersports were great, they were really helpful, and gave lots of... read more

Reviewed 8 June 2017
Buzzbungee
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Moelfre, United Kingdom
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We are an RYA Affiliated training centre specializing in Dinghy and multi-hull sailing,Beginner and Intermediate windsurfing and Level 1,2 and Safety Boat Powerboat courses. With a fleet of over 50 craft including Kayaks,Canoes and Stand up paddle boards of which are all available for hire you.
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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| Porth Eirias, The Promenade, Colwyn Bay LL29 8HH, Wales
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Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely laid back system where you go and ask if they have any kayaks free when you are ready for a bit of exercise! Really easy and straight forward. Admin side was done quickly and life jackets fitted. Down to the beach for a quick...More

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ColwynBayWatersports, Sustainability Officer at Colwyn Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017

Hi Dora912, Thanks for your great comments and look forward to seeing you down here again. Kai

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

The Staff at Colwyn Bay Watersports were great, they were really helpful, and gave lots of instruction about sailing, but most of all it was fun,the instructors, Angus and Lloyd made learning how to sail really enjoyable. we stopped for lunch about 1ish both Saturday...More

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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We came here recently using a Groupon voucher entitling us to a windsurfing taster session for 2 people. Our instructor James was very friendly and ensured we spent as much time on the water as possible, giving us some land instructions and demonstrations before we...More

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Reviewed 8 May 2017

Daughters have tried sailing, windsurfing and kayaking here and loved it. I went for a sailing taster session on a 'challenging' weather day and the instructor did a great job of keeping everyone informed and safe. The kit is kept in v. good condition and...More

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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

My friends & I booked 2 double sea kayaks for an hour. We were given good advice & support before we went into the sea. However bear in mind you are kayaking in an allocated area an hour was plenty.

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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Completed an RYA Start Windsurfing course with Owen. It was very good. Excellent standard of equipment and and excellent instructor. The facilities of the centre were great and the cafe had a range of products aswell. Lovely weather for a great weekend.

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ColwynBayWatersports, Sustainability Officer at Colwyn Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you Shankly we are glad you had a good visit and hope to see you again soon. Kai

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Reviewed 3 November 2016 via mobile

Had an awesome two day power boat course at Colwyn Bay Watersports Centre. The instructors were brilliant, excellent equipment and facilities. The bay is s fantastic location to complete the course. I would highly recommend and return.

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ColwynBayWatersports, Manager at Colwyn Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 5 November 2016

Many thanks for your kind review. Really glad you enjoyed yourself and we look forward to seeing you on the water again soon, Kind regards, Taffy

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Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

1pm start time so we got there about 15 minutes early as we were not familiar with any of it. Not really any meet or introduction just fill out a disclaimer. Then fitted up with kit which my partner had to ask to change as...More

Thank Simon V
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ColwynBayWatersports, Manager at Colwyn Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 6 September 2016

Hi Simon, We are sorry to hear that your experience with us did not meet your expectations. I am sure that you can appreciate we want people to be able to spend as much time on the water as possible, so we do tend to...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

It's really the place for everyone and everything. No doubts, it was worth getting from Manchester to Colwyn Bay to do canoeing. WaterSport has very reasonable and optimal prices. Could you imagine, half-day hire a double canoe would cost only 25 pounds. Wetsuits are extra...More

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ColwynBayWatersports, Manager at Colwyn Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

Hi anna-slastena Thanks for your feedback. I'm glad you had a good time and we look forward to seeing you back on the water soon. If you are coming from as far as Manchester we'd always recommend giving us a call before setting off to...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

My son and I called the day before to book an H12 sailing dingy. They were very pleasant on the phone, relaxed even, confirmed that an H12 would be fine for us, and agreed a hire the following day. We turned up as agreed. As...More

Thank Alan H
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ColwynBayWatersports, Manager at Colwyn Bay Watersports, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2016

Hi Alan, Many thanks for your review. I'm really glad you enjoyed being here and were impressed. Please do come again on a slightly lighter day and get the most out of the boats and the beautiful beach. Remember you can always call to find...More

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