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“Good day out ”
Review of The Time Capsule

The Time Capsule
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

Pros:
Plenty of free parking
Lots to keep all ages entertained
Wave pool is the best bit
Staff were friendly

Cons:
Prices it was £15 for an adult and a 7 year old....defintely not something we could do on the regular at that price.
Cleanliness could be better.
There was old plasters in pool.

Would go back but only as a treat once in a while due to cost.

1  Thank Dani8600
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

Visited here in March 2018 with 2 children aged 4 and 7. The queue starting early so best to get there for opening time. The wrist band locks the locker so no need for coins. The main pool has waves and a small slide for little ones. There is a water play area, but watch out for the tipping bucket. There are 2 more slides and a lazy river suitable for young children. The flumes are for over 8s but the inflatable boat ride is daring enough for younger children who are 120cm and age 4+. The children had a great time.

2  Thank Jill N
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

We visited the time capsule on a busy Saturday morning with our two children age 5 and 2. From the moment we arrived in the changing area it was obvious the place was far from clean. Dirt and hair on the floor. An open drain in the ladies toilet. Grit all round the edges of the baby pool. Plasters floating in the water. To top off the visit, my partners changing room looked to have human excrement on the walls.
There seemed to be plenty staff, however from what I could see, they were mostly all chatting to one another. Just a shame no one thought to pick up a mop.
The kids had fun but we will never return. Absolutely the dirtiest, filthiest swimming pool I have ever visited. Shame on the staff and management.

5  Thank Kirsty S
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Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

the swimming pool is lovely, and the flumes are fun for teens and adults, kids and adults/teens enjoyed it so a good day out

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Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

Been here twice now with my partner, once last April for my birthday and once this year as a day out! The first time we went one of the flumes was off so I was glad to see they were both open this second time and we could race each other down. The slide with the rings was great fun too, even if shorter than expected! We had quite a wait to get into the pool this time in a huge queue, no one knew what the wait was for, just that staff kept calling skaters forward. It would have been nice to have been given an explanation or even an apology for our 35 minute wait outside the door. Once in it was very difficult to find a changing room with many people leaving their belongings in them, and them no where to be seen and the lockers are difficult to understand. We still don’t understand how they work and just go with it. We spent 15 mins trying to open it at the end of our swim for an employee to help us open it by just giving it a hit. A guide on how to use the lockers would be appreciated! Other than that, the cafe is always alright quality for a good hot dog and can of juice, I’m sure we will be back in the future!

2  Thank ezzac98
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