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Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre

Pengam Road | St Catherine's park, Cardiff CF24 2RZ, Wales
+44 29 2048 4880
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fantastic day out

had a fantastic day with the kids they all had a brill time, the staff was excellent with the kids... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Stacey W
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Cardiff
9th Birthday Party

Excellent experience from start to finish. Nothing was too much trouble - we were well looked... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Cal994
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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre in Cardiff is a fantastic experience for the whole family guaranteed to pack your day with adrenaline and adventure!Never climbed before? It doesn’t matter! NO EXPERIENCE IS NECESSARY. Under the guidance of qualified instructors, you will step outside of your comfort zone in a safe and controlled environment. All equipment is provided – just bring your spirit of adventure and a willingness to challenge yourself!Expertly trained instructors are on hand to guide you every step of the way and pitch you against climbs that are appropriate for you.With climbing walls that reach between 4 to 12 metres in height, Boulders is designed to cater for the most intrepid explorer, through to the more sedate traveller.Boulders offer climbing activities for all ages, including:Climbing classes for children, families, students and adultsClimbing Birthday partiesIntroduction to Climbing coursesChildren’s holiday activitiesStag and hen activitiesChildren under the age of 7 will have a blast playing in Pebbles, a climbing adventure play area at Boulders, which features everything from cargo nets with mouse holes, to junior climbing walls and perspex floors!After your vertical adventures, you can relax and contemplate your achievements in the cafe, which serves an adult and kids menu, from baked potatoes and freshly baked paninis, to smoothies and milkshakes, coffee and cakes.Parents are welcome to watch any of the climbing activities, or just relax for a well earned rest in the cafe.
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Reviewed yesterday

had a fantastic day with the kids they all had a brill time, the staff was excellent with the kids and adults. we will be using boulders again very soon.

Thank Stacey W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent experience from start to finish. Nothing was too much trouble - we were well looked after by Max. Children all enjoyed the activities - Anna the instructor was excellent. The party room was very clean and the food was very good. It was a...More

Thank Cal994
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BouldersUK, Front Office Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Cal994, Thank you for your review of Boulders! We're so glad you were happy with your party at Boulders. We hope to see you again soon! Best wishes, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 11 June 2018

We had a party here for my daughter's 9th birthday. It was fantastic. All of the kids really enjoyed themselves and the instructor (Bill) was superb. The food was lovely and the staff couldn't do enough to make sure we had everything we needed. Most...More

Thank Lisa R
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BouldersUK, Front Office Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lisa R, Thank you for your review of Boulders. We're glad your daughter enjoyed her birthday party! We hope to see you back in the centre again soon. Best wishes, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

Soft play was fantastic, safe and fun for my 1yr old. The older children loved the upper levels of Pebbes. The staff especially Max were extremely helpful and accommodating. The party food was good - overall great venue!

Thank Rachel P
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BouldersUK, Front Office Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Rachel P, Thank you for your review of Boulders! We're so glad you were happy with your party. We hope to see you back in the centre soon. Best wishes, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

The kids had a great time. It was reasonably priced and my youngest went in the soft play as was too young to climb. The food was fine and the party room was a good size. Staff were polite, professional and efficient. Would most definitely...More

Thank Lolapopsacola
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BouldersUK, Front Office Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Lolapopsacola, Thank you for your review of Boulders. I'm glad you were pleased with the birthday party and soft play. We hope to see you back again soon! Best wishes, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

The whole experience was fantastic, from booking to walking away! Easy to book, great tuition and activities during the party and food was great, just what was needed. The host was friendly, great with the children and made sure that everything ran smoothly - open...More

Thank amylang81
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BouldersUK, Front Office Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Amylang81, Thank you for your review of Boulders. We're so glad your son enjoyed his birthday party! We hope to see you again soon. Kind regards, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 22 May 2018 via mobile

My daughter and her friends absolutely loved it. Staff were friendly, helpful and couldn’t do enough for us to ensure that everything went smoothly. Easiest party we’ve ever done for 15 kids. Party room was clean and food was good. Every child was able to...More

Thank P14YNE
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BouldersUK, Front Office Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi P14YNE, Thank you for your review of Boulders! We're so glad your daughter had a great birthday party and that her friends had a great time. We hope to see you back in the centre soon! Best wishes, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

I booked the introduction to climbing for my two boys (aged 7 and 9). There were four climbers to one instructor, and she was great at handling my inquisitive and excitable kids! They had a really good session with lots of chances to climb, and...More

Thank hannah397
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BouldersUK, Front Office Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Hannah397, Thank you for your review of Boulders. I'm glad your sons enjoyed their session at Boulders! We hope to see you back soon. Best wishes, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

My daughter (12) was crazy keen on coming here - I was not keen at all. We both had an excellent afternoon where, I'm afraid, my thoughts about climbing just not being for me were confirmed. But, this is not to disparage our instructor (Anna),...More

Thank Daniel W
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BouldersUK, General Manager at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Daniel W, Thank you for your review of Boulders! We're glad your daughter enjoyed her session and we're glad you tried it! Best wishes, Liz Ayres

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

A small-group climbing session for beginners, starting off with a very easy wall and working through the 80 minutes experience on gradually harder walls. We all got a go at belaying, but there was also a bit of waiting around watching. Our instructor was very...More

Thank Derek M
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BouldersUK, Director of Sales at Boulders Indoor Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Hi Derek M, Thank you for your review of Boulders. We're glad you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon! Kind regards, Liz Ayres

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