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Waves Water Fun Centre - CLOSED

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not great lifeguards and the pool is not that clean, you feel looked in on due to the glass that... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2015
Sharon L
Blackburn, England, United Kingdom
Soon it is wave goodbye

I had several as to spend unaccompanied in Blackburn, but I ahd a pass that allowed me access to... read more

Reviewed 18 November 2014
Yorkshire Dales
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11 Mar 2018
“This has been demolished”
4 Feb 2016
“waves is being demolished”
Waves is a Water Fun Centre situated right in the heart of Blackburn Town Centre near the King Georges Hall and next to Blackburn College. Please note some facilities are only in use at certain times of the week. Waves is also closed on Bank...more
Nab Lane, Blackburn BB2 1LN, England
+44 1254 268800
Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 5 May 2012

This is fantastic, well designed pool to take kids, (of all ages) to. The pool is built a bit like a beach with a graduated depth starting from just a couple of inches at the shallow end. There are some small slides at the shallow...More

6  Thank Sam W
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Reviewed 20 August 2012

Absolutely shocking went as per times on website travelled a fare distance to get there in plenty time . Got there to be told no waves on , no slide nothing but an inflatable and they where shutting in 30 mins this is at 3...More

5  Thank Gibbywoo
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Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

This has been demolished the new sports centre with swimming pool only has two slides, no waves no inflatables, no where to eat and dirty, not a patch on the old waves.

Thank Vicky L
Reviewed 4 February 2016

there is a new family sports centre with a pool very nearby. ie 100 yards away. check it out through Blackburn information centre. full details available there.

5  Thank gill w
Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

We took our 3 year old for a play here today. The changing area was great with roomy family change areas. All seemed new and clean too. We mainly stayed in the children's area and it was ideal. Our son loved the little slides and...More

5  Thank Givemecake13
Reviewed 10 July 2015

just been refurbished and is real great fun now, well worth the visit for the whole family to have fun.

3  Thank Ess261
Reviewed 30 June 2015

not great lifeguards and the pool is not that clean, you feel looked in on due to the glass that outsiders can see you through

1  Thank Sharon L
Reviewed 2 May 2015

I have been a few times...it was great when it first opened ...unfortunately it is run down , and also been told it has now been closed! But Blackburn are opening a new baths !

2  Thank Lisa B
Reviewed 27 February 2015

brilliant pool, great fun for all the family but sadly closed down for ever to be replaced by an average everyday swimming pool

4  Thank matt p
Reviewed 18 November 2014

I had several as to spend unaccompanied in Blackburn, but I ahd a pass that allowed me access to the Waves Gym and pool. The gym is an add on to the original waves pool and the equipment was not up to date. That said...More

2  Thank yerfandsam
Reviewed 1 November 2014

This is an average pool but like most of the things in blackburn needs updating. The staff don't look like they are capable of saving a drowning child

1  Thank Logeybearsharon
Reviewed 28 October 2014

I visited this pool today with grandchildren aged 2, 8 and 10. This cost £14.45 and £2.40 to park the car. I expected the pool to be busy with it being half-term but the numbers were manageable. When we were leaving I noticed that it...More

2  Thank 871ladybird
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