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Manchester Paintball Arena

Floor Nile Lower Ground Mill B | Fields New Road, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 8NT, England
+44 161 626 2642
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10th Birthday Party

This place just goes above and beyond!! I had my sons 10th birthday party here and cannot recommend... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
vickyf1977
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Salford, United Kingdom
via mobile
Bit pricey

Not a bad day instructors were knowledgable good craic. Bit pricey tho have to say £70 (needed more... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
jedermangy
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Brigg, United Kingdom
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VISIT WEBSITE LINK ABOVE TO BOOK. The closest all weather paintball site to Manchester city centre. THE CHEAPEST PAINTBALL VOUCHERS FOR CHRISTMAS AVAILABLE ON WEBSITE NOW! Voted the best paintballing site in Manchester by tripadvisor users, every year since 2008!! Manchester Paintball Arena has the largest indoor paintball game zone in the northwest which is officaily given accredited status by the UKPSF. Situated in a 19th century cotton mill basement. An eerie atmosphere sets the scene as the paintball guns echo, UV lighting effects add to the drama which will unfold during your unique paintballing experience in manchester. An intense environment with game play to match, the bunkers are specifically designed for high action combat. Paintball in an urban setting with thick brick walls, rescue your comrade from the car wreck, Only the brave will venture in our famous alleyway, which is not for the fait of heart.Open seven days a week for advance bookings 9am till 11:00pm all year round, and less than two minutes drive from Manchester's M60 motorway, with private parking for 40 cars and 3 coaches makes this the most accessible paintballing in Manchester. We now offer Low-Impact paintball for 10 years plus and Laser-Tag for 7 years upwards.
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“paint balling” (21 reviews)
“stag do” (17 reviews)
“great fun” (36 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Floor Nile Lower Ground Mill B | Fields New Road, Chadderton, Oldham OL9 8NT, England
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place just goes above and beyond!! I had my sons 10th birthday party here and cannot recommend enough!! What a fantastic time they all had. Wayne is just one great character, I had a couple of people lost and therefore were half an hour...More

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RickPaintball, General Manager at Manchester Paintball Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review. I'm really happy that Wayne looked after you and your event was a success, particularly during the bad snow which cancelled your previous event. We hope we see you again in the future.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not a bad day instructors were knowledgable good craic. Bit pricey tho have to say £70 (needed more ammo) was a lot. Scenarios were ok larger people beware tho most obstacles are quite small 😳 Bit dark tho and ltd to what they offer. Personally...More

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RickPaintball, General Manager at Manchester Paintball Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for spending the time to leave us a review. We are sorry that your experience was not up to the usual feedback we get from our customers. We will be looking into adding more tall bunkers throughout the arena. We agree £70 is a...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Highly recommend, fab day. Perfect for cold wet weather! Jacob really looked after us. Buy the big paintball packages you’ll need it!

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RickPaintball, General Manager at Manchester Paintball Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review. Jacob will be pleased for the mention.

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Great set up , Sid was fantastic made each of the games entertaining and kept the pace high. My son is 12 and this was his first experience paintballing, we will be back !

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

The arena is brilliant and the perfect size for small or large groups. As well as the main arena they have 2 side rooms which made it more fun. The staff were extremely friendly and helpful ensuring we had a great time. Especially Sid who...More

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Reviewed 10 February 2018

The best experience ever. I enjoyed myself so much it was amazing :). it was a good couple of games. tdm. domination. sabotage. I ran out onto the field and the fun began. I loved it.

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Reviewed 1 January 2018

One of our team cane away with chemical burns to his face from his mask. It seems the mask had been rinsed following a soaking in detol. The smell of dissinfectant was very strong, but my colleague didn't think much of it given the fast...More

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Wayne B, General Manager at Manchester Paintball Arena, responded to this reviewResponded 2 January 2018

I am well aware of the incident you speak of which was back in June 2017. Our sincere apologies did go out to the effected member of your party and the matter was brought to a close. It is the only incident of its kind...More

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Reviewed 16 December 2017

Had an amazing time with family, was so much and had the whole place to ourselves. James made the experience even better, such a welcoming guy :)

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Just been to the Paintballing here with my family and had a fantastic time!!! Our paintball Marshall James was brilliant, co-ordinated the games really well and made our experience fun and filled with laughter! Highly recommended!!

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Reviewed 16 December 2017 via mobile

Great day out, had an amazing time with lots of fun games organised by James who was excellent! Highly recommend!

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Hi, I work at Manchester Paintball Arena. Hopefully you get your questions answered by a previous customer also. The pizza always surprises people. Very good quality (thin base pizza) however do consider how full you want... More
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