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Address: Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5LZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1803 299992
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Very helpful service and the food was good for what it was. Lovely desserts. An expensive car park and it is cheaper to pay for a swim than the car park which we found amusing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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Truro, England, United Kingdom
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English first
Salisbury, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Waves Leisure pool is a great attraction for when it is raining. We spent well over an hour in the pool. Every 30 mins the wave machine is in action which is great fun. Splash area for toddlers including a small slide. Pool has different height levels so perfect for all ages and swimming abilities. Changing rooms basic and no... More 

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Devon, United Kingdom
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86 reviews 86 reviews
50 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Took 1.5hours to get here (due to Kingskerwell bypass nightmare traffic) arrived at reception to find the only receptionist on the phone to someone booking theatre tickets. 10 mins later I was still waiting for the only receptionist to get off the phone to this theatre goer who seems to be asking every question under the sun. Other people we're... More 

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Truro, England, United Kingdom
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125 reviews 125 reviews
9 attraction reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Very helpful service and the food was good for what it was. Lovely desserts. An expensive car park and it is cheaper to pay for a swim than the car park which we found amusing. Nice outside area.

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Tamworth, United Kingdom
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78 reviews 78 reviews
27 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Affordable entrance fees, well laid out with plenty to amuse the kids - these include a long water slide and waves every 30 minutes. The only drawback is the lack of space, but then there's always the sea.

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RivieraCentre, Marketing Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Hi Anthony. Thank you for your review. Really glad you enjoyed it. More 

London
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31 reviews 31 reviews
23 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Arrived here as was in Devon for a week visiting friends. Decided to take the kiddies swimming and this was the most obvious choice in Torbay. When we arrived I was shocked to see you had to pay for parking which was roughly £1 per hour, even though we parked in a disabled bay with blue badges. Entered the reception... More 

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RivieraCentre, Marketing Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for your review and we were really sorry to hear that your experience here was not an enjoyable one for you and your family. We are carrying out further investigations into the issues you have raised, with particular focus on our customer service on this occasion which is normally top priority. On other matters raised we do carry... More 

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14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015 via mobile

I attended with work colleagues for an Awards ceremony , efficient service, excellent food a really good venue for this kind of event.

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RivieraCentre, Marketing Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Hi there, thanks for the review. Really pleased that you enjoyed it here and took the time to tell us. More 

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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The swimming pool is not bad, I was hoping there were more opportunities for adults. great restaurant and very friendly staff. negative point because once you get out of the pool, you can't return back inside

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RivieraCentre, Marketing Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for the review. We are pleased enjoyed your visit. More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Arrived here today and was greeted at the reception by a member of staff, wanted to take the children swimming, got in the swimming pool and 2 of my children had there own arm bands on and the life guard said I shouldn't of brought 2 children in with arm bands, so my eldest took them off as she can... More 

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RivieraCentre, Marketing Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

At the Riviera International Centre we consider the Health & Safety of our customers to be of paramount importance. Our admissions policy to Waves Leisure Pool states that: • Children under 8 years and non-swimmers under the age of 11 years must be accompanied in the water by a competent swimmer aged 16 years or over. • Swimmers aged 8... More 

Torquay, England, United Kingdom
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

wanted to treat the children to a afternoon out, so decided to take them swimming. arrived at reception and the staff we're polite as usual, got changed into the pool 2 out of 4 of my children had arm bands on and first of all a life guard told me that my children was not allowed to have there own... More 

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RivieraCentre, Marketing Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

At the Riviera International Centre we consider the Health & Safety of our customers to be of paramount importance. Our admissions policy to Waves Leisure Pool states that: • Children under 8 years and non-swimmers under the age of 11 years must be accompanied in the water by a competent swimmer aged 16 years or over. • Swimmers aged 8... More 

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10 reviews 10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Myself and my husband took our kids swimming whilst on holiday, The gent on reception was really friendly and helped us in choosing the right armbands for our daughter! We all had a fab time in the pool and the fierce wave machine made their day!... I did feel the pool was slightly too cold! But all in all a... More 

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RivieraCentre, Marketing Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are delighted to hear that you had a great time and hope that you will visit us again if you are in the region on holiday again. More 

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Address: Address: Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5LZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1803 299992
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Devon  >  English Riviera  >  Torquay

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