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Address: Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5LZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1803 299992
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children thankfully blind to bad bits!

swimming with young nieces. Have been here (irregularly) lots since opening in '87. Pool decidedly tired. Coating peeling inside flume - couple of scratches to me on descent... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 September 2016
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Torquay, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We attended this site all the way from Exeter excited and ready for our swim. On arrival their were other parents at the reception desk with raised voices making a complain about the staff. We got changed and when we got to the pool side we found the staff evacuating the pool due to someone defected in the water. We... More 

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Thank Sam B
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your feedback, we are aware of a similar incident but the information doesn’t seem to match. Would you mind contacting our Aqua Lounge Manager James on jcarter@ricc.co.uk to discuss the details and times so we can check CCTV and investigate this matter further. Kind Regards Becky Cockman More 

Surrey
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206 reviews
34 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Good conference venue with excellent facilities. Also had a formal dinner here, the food was fine and the service good.

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Torquay, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

swimming with young nieces. Have been here (irregularly) lots since opening in '87. Pool decidedly tired. Coating peeling inside flume - couple of scratches to me on descent - play area non-functional now. Was a good diversion for fidgety little legs when wave too big. Changing rooms unchanged! Showers dribbly, time-limited flow and too few. On the whole, the children... More 

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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Good swimming centre with a wave machine and a decent slide , small pool for baby's but not ideal when the wave machine comes on as it flows in to pool, would return again tho , friendly staff

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Thank Scotty28888
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Dear Scotty28888, Thank you for your review, we’re very pleased that enjoyed our pool and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Becky Cockman More 

St Austell, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Was not impressed with this place. First of all very confusing signs in the building it was extremely difficult to find where to pay. It was full of toddlers which I would say is the best age group for this place. I was expecting there to be a proper swimming pool as well as the fun pool but there wasn't.... More 

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Thank Karen O
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Dear Karen, Thank you for your recent review. Our apologies that our Waves Leisure Pool was not what you were expecting. We will look into the signage around the building, thanks again for your feedback. Kind Regards Becky Cockman More 

Wickford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

Visited with 4 children under 6 (two couples) Children loved the wave pool and slide although the communal changing was an interesting experience for them!

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Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Dear Stub484, Thank you for your review, we’re very pleased that the children enjoyed our pool and hope to see you again soon. Kind Regards Becky Cockman More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Visited the pool twice with my wife and two children aged 7 and 10 when on holiday in Torquay and all in all must say the children enjoyed themselves. The first time was better in my opinion as it was not too busy but the second time it was really busy as it was a very rainy day and everyone... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

The Centre is easy to reach in Torquay offering water park thrills like a wave machine and water slide (check opening times as slide only runs certain days during term time). Warm water and friendly atmosphere. Facilities were generally clean on our visit. Also attraction was very busy so visit was limited to an hour. Pool is not suitable for... More 

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Thank Mark H
Gloucestershire, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

My children wanted to go swimming whilst on holiday in torquay so we went to the international riviera centre as we read that it had waves and a flume. It was Just 10 mins walk from the premiere inn where we were staying so meant that we did'nt have to pay for parking. On arrival the staff were friendly and... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We are local residents who decided to take the grandchildren to the pool due to rainy weather. Having not been for many years we had forgotten what it was like. We expected it to be busy and boy was it! The pool was packed but nevertheless still fun and the kids enjoyed it, warm water, waves and flume. Changing rooms... More 

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