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Address: Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5LZ, England
Phone Number: +44 1803 299992
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Afternoon visit. too cold for the sea. Fun but lackluster experience.

From the outside one could quite easily imagine Eastern Europe. Pebbledash concrete clad building straight out of chapter one "1970's architectural design." Possibly one of the... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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leics
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175 reviews 175 reviews
32 attraction reviews
99 helpful votes 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

From the outside one could quite easily imagine Eastern Europe. Pebbledash concrete clad building straight out of chapter one "1970's architectural design." Possibly one of the most unattractive buildings Ive ever seen. But we werent there to admire the building. The reception, while big and area is again extremely dated in its decor and styling. receptionist was extremeley helpful and... More 

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Paignton, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

The Riviera Centre new coffee look coffee shop is great... The food is good value and coffee now Starbucks Coffee is worth going to the Coffee Shop anytime! I recommend this venue for all your event needs; leisure or business everything you need. All the events we have held in this facility have been successful staff are so attentive. Well... More 

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Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
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133 reviews 133 reviews
62 attraction reviews
81 helpful votes 81 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

my sons all time favorite swimming pool with an apic wave machine. the bay brasserie has lovely views and good food. i would highly recommend .

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

What a really fabulous review! Thank you so much and please do come and visit our brand new cafe: Aqua Lounge which has replaced the Bay Brasserie. Look forward to welcoming you again soon. More 

Torquay, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
18 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

good part of day out, perhaps with torre park/beach. pool is a bit small, but good flumes and lots of fun for families. café and shop. beauty room and massage. huge car park. quite clean.

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

We are delighted that you enjoyed your visit to the Riviera Centre and our Waves Leisure Pool and hope that you will be visiting us again very soon. More 

Torquay, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
22 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

A great swimming pool to take the family, always warm and my daughter loves it as it's big and has the wave machine and also the slide!!

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

Thank you for the great review. We are delighted that you enjoy visiting the Riviera Centre and look forward to welcoming you again soon. More 

Coleford, United Kingdom
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

conference that i went to was great, was for the Royal British Legion. Have to say the place where it was held was very nice, and organised really well.

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

Hi there. We are delighted that you enjoyed the Royal British Legion Conference and your visit to the Riviera International Centre. Thank you so much for such a lovely review and hope that you visit us again very soon. More 

Osoyoos, Bc
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17 reviews 17 reviews
7 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Lots of shops & choices. Sales were on everywhere & in most stores. People in shops very nice. One caution is signage; not the best & one ways are a pain!

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Just returned from a swimming visit here You have to pay for pArking Expensive just short of £12 for a swim for 2 adults 1 child aged 5 and even more so that flume are not in use on main weekdays should reduce cost at these times . Cramped changing cubicle with primark shower curtains should be a family room... More 

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

Hi there and thank you for your review. Our swimming pool temperature is monitored throughout the day and is keep and a constant temperature. We are sorry that you found it uncomfortable on this occasion and really appreciate your feedback. More 

Torquay, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
23 reviews 23 reviews
3 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Excellent, pool is clean, changing facilities and showers clean, hair dryer free, for little ones there is a play pen and mat to use whilst you get changed, very helpful if you have toddlers. Good non slip mats on approach to pool. Wave machine can be a little strong at times. Warning given five mins ahead of it starting though.... More 

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

Thank you very much for your lovely feedback. We are so pleased that you visit here was a good one and really appreciate your review. Many thanks and we look forward to seeing you again very soon. More 

Exeter, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

Whenever we want to go to a great swimming pool i will come here as there is not a swimming pool even close to the standards and fun that you can have there is a wave machine a massive style swimming pool and a great flume. Overall - Excellent

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

This is fabulous feedback, we are really delighted that you have taken the time to write such and great review. Thank you so much. We look forward to welcoming you back again very soon. More 

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