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Dart Rock Climbing Centre

Dart Mills Totnes Road, Buckfastleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ11 0LG, England
+44 1364 644499
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We all had an awesome time and the 2 leaders- Chris & Skip were excellent with my 7 year old son... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2018
Megan T
via mobile
Suitable for all ages and something to do on a wet day

I’ll definitely recommend a visit to Dart Rock in Buckfastleigh; it was ideal for my kids aged 3 up... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
Festak
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Burbage, United Kingdom
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Dart Mills Totnes Road, Buckfastleigh, Dartmoor National Park TQ11 0LG, England
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Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We all had an awesome time and the 2 leaders- Chris & Skip were excellent with my 7 year old son. They made it an enjoyable experience for all ages and abilities

Thank Megan T
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

I’ll definitely recommend a visit to Dart Rock in Buckfastleigh; it was ideal for my kids aged 3 up to 15years and their gran had a go too.

Thank Festak
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Managerdart, Manager at Dart Rock Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 April 2018

Glad you had fun with us! And thank you for your review!

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Reviewed 8 November 2017

Dartrock is great but I agree with what I've read here and what I've heard elsewhere. I went last month and the staff were not very welcoming or chatty. It was only the uniqueness of the place that saved it - If it were a...More

Thank Tsom S
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Managerdart, Owner at Dart Rock Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 9 November 2017

Hello, Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you felt that staff were not welcoming. We always try to welcome our customers and provide a safe and exciting environment for all. I cannot comment on your visit, however when we are extremely busy...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

A good little climbing centre just off of the A38. It allowed me to sign in and supervise my two little ones and even had child sized shoes and harnesses to make it extra special for my little girl. Auto Belays make it a great...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2017

My wife and I wanted to try something different so booked a 90 min beginners session here. We found this a brilliant introduction to rock climbing. We had one instructor, Tom, who stayed with us all the time and was an excellent instructor for us...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

We've all been there: it's raining, the kids need to burn off energy but you're tired with the same old 'wet weather' options. Hence why indoor climbing seemed to tick all the right boxes. The website was clear and the advice on the phone helpful....More

Thank 73Familyman
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Managerdart, Owner at Dart Rock Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Hello, Thank you for your review. We are sorry that you had a less than excellent time with us. We try our very best to provide a safe and exciting service for all our customers both new and regular visitors. Our staff are always very...More

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Reviewed 28 April 2017

This is a lovely local business that really know what they're doing when it comes to climbing, whether bouldering or top-roping, very laid-back (except about safety!) and allowed you to climb within your ability or stretch yourself for the harder walls - all skill levels...More

Thank Anya C
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Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

We are very lucky to have this in Buckfastleigh, staff are very helpful and friendly. Great for anyone and everyone and very reasonable prices on top pf that they are also at marjons in plymouth!!!!

Thank Joe C
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Reviewed 27 May 2016

We go here often and enjoy climbing here. It is well laid out and very reasonably priced. The staff will organise outdoor leading and it is always really well done

Thank Stella T
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Reviewed 20 April 2016

It was great that you appealed to homeschoolers. I am so glad that you did that it was such a lovely time. And helped me out with my fears! Thank You Very Much

Thank ejshearsy
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