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Cornwall Segway

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Address: BT Earth Station, Helston, England
Phone Number: +44 844 381 4044
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Description: Take control of your very own Segway exclusively with us in Cornwall in...
Take control of your very own Segway exclusively with us in Cornwall in two locations; GOONHILLY SATELLITE STATION near Helston, plus NEWQUAY at Hendra Holiday Park. We have one of the largest fleets of Segways in Europe, with the i2 on-road machine, the x2 all terrain off-roader. Experience this unique form of transport, likened to gliding on a magic carpet. Riding a Segway is really easy and accessible to most ages and abilities (subject to weight restrictions, see terms and conditions on the tours page) and most importantly GREAT FUN for everyone. As seen on television and film, from Dr Who to the Gadget Show to Hollywood blockbusters.
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Absolutely Fantastic!

Took a group of 10, 7 teenagers & 4 adults & had an amazing time! Paul & Steve - the instructors were patient, fun, knowledgeable & really great. Everyone couldn't stop talking... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 24, 2015
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Marazion, England, United Kingdom
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Marazion, England, United Kingdom
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26 reviews 26 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015 NEW

Took a group of 10, 7 teenagers & 4 adults & had an amazing time! Paul & Steve - the instructors were patient, fun, knowledgeable & really great. Everyone couldn't stop talking about the session. On road & off road, great races & obstacle courses & easy to master. HIGHLY recommend!!!!!!!!!!!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2015

we did the segway experience whilst staying at Hendra Holiday Park in Newquay. Probably the best £30 I've spent in a long time. 90 minute session which included, warm up / safety brief then onto a trip around the park then on to an obstacle course with teams decided into 2 for races etc. then onto an off road session... More 

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Penryn, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Went to the Goonhilly site with my friend, I had done segway before but my friend was a novice - its very easy to learn as my friend beat me in all the races! It was great fun and Paul, our instructor, was very patient and looked after us really well. We'd definitely recommend this activity.

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Doncaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

my wife gave me the gift of a Segway experience at Goonhilly in Cornwall. The site is in the shadow of "Arthur" one of the biggest satellite dishes at the Goonhilly Downs satellite communications centre. I had ninety minutes of learning and play both on the basic Segway but for the most part on the off road Segway. Steve my... More 

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truro cornwall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

We have been looking at Segway tours, as an activity to do while on holiday abroad. We wanted to do a trial run before booking anything, so we booked a lesson at Cornish Segway, Goonhilly. Brilliant!! our instructor, Paul, took us through he operation of the machine and explained in detail what to expect. After a lesson with the machine... More 

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Truro, United Kingdom
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20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

We took our daughter for a birthday treat and we're so glad we gave it a try. The price means that it isn't something you could do every week but as a treat we loved it. At the end of the session I was grumbling to my wife that it felt like we were finishing earlier than the 90 minutes... More 

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Mylor, Falmouth, Cornwall
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015

Exhilarating challenge. We were given a thorough training before being given a freer reign and taking part in challenges. The kids loved it.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

I missed this on my last visit to Cornwall due to the weather and couldn't wait to have my first go on a Segway. Totally enjoyable! Tony was our instructor and he was excellent. Very clear information all the way round and plenty of patience which is what you need with these 'sporty' things (and non-sporty people like me). It... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015 via mobile

We decided to book ourselves onto one of the Segway courses for a family birthday and I am pleased to say it was money well spent. Not only did we learn how to fully use and manovere the Segway, we had a full tour of the resouvoir on the way round. It was a truley pleasurable experience. The initial training... More 

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Cheltenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015 via mobile

spent a couple of hours at Goonhilly riding Segways. A little expensive for a family but great fun. Good tuition to start and then it gets a bit competitive. All in all would certainly recommend it and I'm sure I'll be back for more.

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