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Carsington Sports & Leisure Ltd

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Can't say how fabulous an experience I had today on a paddleboars taster session. Although I fell... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Macur
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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Paddle boarding fun

Had a brilliant day at Carsington Water. Spent an hour on the paddle boards with my two older... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2018
benadamson18
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Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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Carsington Sports and Leisure offer water and land based activities right on the edge of the beautiful Peak District National Park! We offer tuition in Sailing, Windsurfing, Paddlesports and Powerboating for all ages and abilities. We also have a...more
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Carsington Water, Ashbourne DE6 1ST, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't say how fabulous an experience I had today on a paddleboars taster session. Although I fell in 3 times...it was an exciting and fun time. I'm in my early 50's and felt 30 years younger keeping up with younger boarders. Even gaining skills on...More

Thank Macur
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

Had a brilliant day at Carsington Water. Spent an hour on the paddle boards with my two older children while my wife was in the rowing boat with our youngest daughter. The staff were mega friendly and helpful. The equipment was spot on. All in...More

Thank benadamson18
Reviewed 12 June 2018

We hadn't pre booked anything but turned up in the hope we could use the facilities. It is popular so this was probably a bit of a mistake but as we were early we were lucky. We hired bikes and cycled round the lake which...More

1  Thank nandjm
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

A great place to try a new water activity! A friend and I couldn’t wait to give SUP a go. You can hire various kit for use on the water here and hire bikes too for land lovers. For the very good price of £12...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 26 September 2017

worth a visit for walks and shops and watch the birds in a hide been put up down near the waters edge and disabled people can visit as well cheap parking.

Thank sheilalester43
Reviewed 18 September 2017

We came raft building for my hen party on Saturday and had such a laugh. The hot drinks on arrival and bucks fizz when we had finished were a lovely touch. Instructor Ben was great and didn't lose his patience with all our dithering trying...More

Thank Suzy H
Reviewed 9 May 2017

Fished Carsington on Saturday staff all helpful and friendly, managed to catc a few fish which is always a bonus. one of the best reservoirs around for trout fishing. will return. Thanks to all staff for a great day

Thank Polisboy14
Reviewed 27 February 2017

Hired a bike for the 8 mile circuit round the lake. All efficiently handled. Good quality bike and reasonable price. Very clearly signed route and a useful map was provided.

Thank MyWhiteCat
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Booked party for 10 raft building. Hour and half Inc life jackets, wetsuits, instructor. Kids had great time. Instructor made it good fun for the group of 11 year olds. Only disappointment was that the raft was two large canoes strapped together with a blue...More

Thank Sandra L
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We took our 2children aged 9 & 11 windsurfing today- non of us had ever done this before so we booked a taster session. They have a selection of sails for different weather's & so they attached small sails to the boards because it was...More

1  Thank Rach S
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Shilpa K
20 May 2016|
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Response from CarsingtonSports | Property representative |
Hi Sit on Top kayaks cost £12 per hour for a single or £15 per hour for a double. We are open 7 days a week 10am to 6pm Thanks
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