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Edinburgh International Climbing Arena

South Plate Hill 1 Ratho Quarry | Ratho, Edinburgh EH28 8AA, Scotland
+44 131 333 6333
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Lots of potential but...

We had our first ever climbing experience here early this year with friends and enjoyed it so much... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Biggleswade, United Kingdom
via mobile
You gotta have a head for heights

Spectacular big indoor climbing arena. For years one of my boys has climbed through age related... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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South Plate Hill 1 Ratho Quarry | Ratho, Edinburgh EH28 8AA, Scotland
+44 131 333 6333
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had our first ever climbing experience here early this year with friends and enjoyed it so much that we immediately went away, found a climbing centre closer to home down South, and booked onto a course to learn to belay etc properly. We've been...More

Thank ec_as_pie
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spectacular big indoor climbing arena. For years one of my boys has climbed through age related clubs into the youth group learning the ropes if you forgive the pun. Also ample boldering and decent cafe for patents to overlook all going on. The kids have...More

Thank iainmcleod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Took my 11yrd old here early evening and she loved it, plus it's not just for the kids, adults can go to. Price was reasonable for the hour session to. Staff were friendly and helpful and made sure everyone got a go on all the...More

Thank HappyEdinburghMum
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband & 2 teenage boys loved the centre. Its an amazing space, built onto the side of the old quarry. Its huge, completely covered in and feels very airy despite having a clip & climb at one end. There are several picnic type tables...More

Thank Gillian M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My 9 yr old daughter was at clip n climb this morning with a group of kids They had a great time and she's wanting to go again Even the adults were impressed with the care taken making sure kids had a good safe time...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great venue having never been before. Have been to other clip n climb centres in England and my only comment would be that having to wait for staff to clip and unclip you takes away some of the climbing time. Other ones we have been...More

1  Thank Calum C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I'm 59 and took Aleyna, my 14 year old granddaughter. It's easy to book an hour on line and we had great fun. Staff spend 5 minutes or so getting you kitted up and instructed and then you're free to go. Whether 14 or 59,...More

Thank Graeme S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We recently did a clip and climb session with a group of 12 * 9 year old russian kids who were visiting as part of a charity. The staff and facilities were truly exceptional and the kids had a truly unforgettable experience. Many thanks to...More

Thank davew99
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Went today, arrived and there was a mix up with the booking, but the reception staff were extremely helpful and done they could to make it a successful visit. Our instructor Allan was also amazing! Banter was brilliant and made us feel at ease through...More

Thank Ratchet-123
Reviewed 6 August 2017

We booked 2 kids into clip & Climb after family member recommendation. We had not been to EICA before. We found it easily and was very impressed by the facilities. We arrived early and enjoyed a coffee and snack from the small cafe upstairs. The...More

Thank AES41inv
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suzanne V
6 January 2017|
Response from YaSpence42 | Reviewed this property |
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18 August 2016|
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Response from matttildesley | Property representative |
Hi Saz, at the moment it is booking up to a month or 2 but pop online and check the availability as there are odd spaces available