We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Ape Index

Closed Now: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Review Highlights
Great place

Come across this place by mistake and what a great surprise! The kids loved it! The place is made... read more

Reviewed April 16, 2019
via mobile

I'm a reasonably unfit parent with no experience of ninja warrior-ing. I've been coming to the... read more

Reviewed January 24, 2019
via mobile
Read all 50 reviews
All photos (28)
All photos (28)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent92%
  • Very good4%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
Ape Index is an indoor bouldering, ninja warrior and obstacle race gym. We have a large bouldering wall and many ninja warrior and obstacle race obstacles and climbing training aids. We offer a training environment for children, beginners and...more
Closed Now
Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Unit 55 Faircharm Industrial Estate Evelyn Drive | Unit 55, Faircharm Trading Estate, Leicester LE3 2BU, England
Improve This Listing
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Leicester
Reviews (50)
Filter reviews
50 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews bouldering wall ninja warrior brilliant place obstacle course excellent training climbing gym purpose built soft play all ages great fun nigel obstacles skills equipment warriors confidence climbers
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 50 reviews
Reviewed April 16, 2019 via mobile

Come across this place by mistake and what a great surprise! The kids loved it! The place is made up of recycled furniture and courses made up by the manager inspired by his time on Ninja warrior! We was in there for hours!! Will defiantly...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Sarahlou5211
Reviewed January 24, 2019 via mobile

I'm a reasonably unfit parent with no experience of ninja warrior-ing. I've been coming to the place while my son trains to be a ninjour warrior. Because sitting watching is quite boring, I've had a bit of a go as well. It's cool, and I've...More

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank wildbunnyarts
Reviewed January 21, 2019

It challenges my skills every time. Incredible experience to share with friends and Family. The owners are incredibly kind , and take their time to show every step . Safe and fun

Date of experience: January 2019
3  Thank Tomas P
Reviewed January 8, 2019 via mobile

My son takes part in the weekly ninjour class, and looks forward to it every week. My partner and i also have a go with all the equipment. Such a brilliant place, Alix and Nigel are so welcoming and friendly. Love it!

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank ejaypaw
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

My 13 yr old son and his friends love this place. Great facility, friendly staff - highly recommended.

Date of experience: November 2018
2  Thank Michelle S
Reviewed November 15, 2018

Best therapy... De-stresses me and gives me a good work out! Its perfect for me to practice my aerial arts and practice stretching too. Ninja gel is an absolute gem, and hes lovely to talk with and his always there to help. Its my happy...More

Date of experience: January 2018
4  Thank Evangeline E
Reviewed November 3, 2018 via mobile

Took my 8 and 11 year olds for a trip here this morning and I'm so impressed! The place is brilliant, the boys loved it so much that one of them wished it was his house. Highly recommended for families and adults looking to do...More

Date of experience: November 2018
4  Thank Pioneer806512
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

I first looked at coming to this gym after a climbing friend recommended trying out some of the equipment as a way to enhance my climbing training. I brought my children here as it is a kid friendly set up and the obstacles are brilliant...More

Date of experience: October 2018
4  Thank liz_morrison_climbs
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Excellent place for kids to learn agility. Nigel is very calm and patient with the children which is amazing to see what he gets them to do by building there confidence.

Date of experience: October 2018
5  Thank KevinH4242
Reviewed October 23, 2018

I've been going to Ape Index since shortly after its inception, and while it's always been an excellent location for athletes and children to visit, it's now on another level. There truly is something for everyone here. There is just about every kind of obstacle...More

Date of experience: September 2018
5  Thank Ollie B
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 41 nearby hotels
Holiday Inn Express Leicester City
596 reviews
.43 miles away
Premier Inn Leicester Fosse Park Hotel
1,086 reviews
.75 miles away
Holiday Inn Leicester
1,158 reviews
1.18 miles away
Quality City Westbridge Wharf
39 reviews
1.20 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,440 nearby restaurants
Cafe Two Ten
287 reviews
.42 miles away
Blues Bar and Grill
107 reviews
.42 miles away
Taste @ Leicester College
50 reviews
.54 miles away
29 reviews
.57 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 289 nearby attractions
Welford Road Stadium
341 reviews
.82 miles away
King Power Stadium
476 reviews
.37 miles away
National Gas Museum
38 reviews
.35 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ape Index staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines