We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre

70 Lawrence Road, Plymouth PL9 9SJ, England
+44 1752 404567
Website
Save
Review Highlights
Only Ok if you do not have to stay in!

We stayed here with a group to go wreck-diving. The rooms are small and need a refurbishing but it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Luc R
,
Herentals, Belgium
Bell Boating Birthday Party

Recently my 8 yo son had a school trip to Mount Batten to have a go at Bell Boating. He enjoyed it... read more

Reviewed 11 June 2017
Bruce B
Read all 29 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
The Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre in Plymouth is one of the largest activity centres in the South West - the centre has a reputation for excellence, and operates to the highest standards. The centre benefits from its unique position close to the picturesque Plymouth Sound, in these idyllic surroundings take the opportunity to escape routine and reinvigorate your healthy lifestyle. We specialise in providing tailor-made programmes to your requirements.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
Opens in 19 min
All hours
Hours Today: 08:00 - 23:00
LOCATION
70 Lawrence Road, Plymouth PL9 9SJ, England
CONTACT
Website
+44 1752 404567
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
50
Reviews (29)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 29 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed here with a group to go wreck-diving. The rooms are small and need a refurbishing but it is clean and as long as you don't have to say in it is just sleeping quarters. We found the personnel rather cool. 'goodnight' or 'goodmorning'...More

Thank Luc R
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Recently my 8 yo son had a school trip to Mount Batten to have a go at Bell Boating. He enjoyed it so much he asked if could have his birthday party there. We spoke to them and even though they didn't offer it as...More

Thank Bruce B
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Will return to this accommodation. It was cheap so of course it isn't top class but the breakfast was fab and the area was terrific. Most people staying were watersporting, we were just passing through but it was friendly and did what it said on...More

Thank ji11y
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Called in to the Iso cafe on weekend. Make sure you log your number plate at reception (I've been caught for a parking ticket before). The sofa seating is pretty uncomfortable and would be quite hard for an older person to get out of! We...More

Thank Sara B
Reviewed 27 August 2016

I have used the centre for many years, It has always been expensive to keep a sailing dinghy here and as each season passes the place seems to grow further into disrepair. If you can get into the changing room when there isn't a group...More

1  Thank chhampe308
Reviewed 17 August 2016

We were going out to lunch at the Mountbatten Pub but forgot it was firework night in Plymouth and there was nowhere to park so we ended up at the water sports centre in desperation. However, it was very good - the meals - fish...More

Thank JeanS61
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Weather was not kind for diving so that was cancelled therefore more time then normal was spent in the room. The rooms at the center are just not suitable for those that need to spend time in their rooms. We booked a twin en-suite room...More

Thank YasDiver
Reviewed 20 March 2016

We used this location as part of a group scuba diving trip. The accommodation was basic but was what we expected and was warm and dry after a day on the water. The bar served cold beer and the breakfast was freshly cooked and set...More

Thank Chelt H
Reviewed 28 January 2016

The centre is poorly managed, bar serves plastic beer, the food is awful and the car park is run by the mafia - shame really as its location is superb.

2  Thank Charles H
Reviewed 28 November 2015

The Centre was incredibly helpful in helping our family find somewhere to stay after we had trouble with our previously booked hotel. The staff (especially Daryl!) were welcoming and kind; we ended up staying there and had a wonderful time.

Thank Geneva V
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Boringdon Arms Inn Restaurant
44 reviews
.67 km away
The Fishermans Arms
349 reviews
.96 km away
Clovelly Bay Inn
330 reviews
.64 km away
Mombay Brasserie
584 reviews
.97 km away
Nearby Attractions
National Marine Aquarium
1,779 reviews
.91 km away
Barbican Theatre
182 reviews
1.02 km away
Mayflower Steps
145 reviews
.94 km away
Royal Citadel
54 reviews
.91 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mount Batten Watersports and Activities Centre staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit