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Strathaven Airfield

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My husband David had a fabulous day today on a trial flight which was a gift from our son for his... read more

Reviewed December 16, 2018
jean s
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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Visited here for a microlight flight

Whilst I was enjoying my flight the family were entertained talking to the very friendly airfield... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2018
Gooders2011
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Beith, United Kingdom
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Strathaven Airfield is a traditional, family-friendly, three-runway grass airfield. We are home to more than 30 aircraft and microlights, a flying school and a hovercraft experience business. Please come and visit us. We have self-service tea and...more
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Reviewed December 16, 2018 via mobile

My husband David had a fabulous day today on a trial flight which was a gift from our son for his 60th birthday. Cannot thank Colin and Graham enough for what he described as a perfect day. He was up in the small plane for...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

Whilst I was enjoying my flight the family were entertained talking to the very friendly airfield owner/manager Colin who made there wait for my return pass very quickly.

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank Gooders2011
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Just back after a great hovercraft experience at Strathaven airfield. We had a great time operating the hovercraft on 3 different timed courses. Very enjoyable day enhanced by the instructor. Well worth a visit.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank joesco
Reviewed May 18, 2017 via mobile

I went with my son who is no longer a teenager for my 61st birthday, we arrived early and were allowed to walk around and look at some of the aircraft and hovercraft in the two hangars. After about thirty minutes I saw a hovercraft...More

Date of experience: April 2017
4  Thank roothear
Reviewed May 6, 2017 via mobile

Loved my flying experience, second time I've done it. Brilliant day out. Flew over Glasgow city centre and Finnieston. Loved it

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank Nugget70
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Spent a few hours here hovercrafting with three other friends and had a blast. We started out on a training course where we got a hang for the basics, and the courses got progressively faster and complicated before moving onto the final track. Our master...More

Date of experience: September 2016
3  Thank mckcubbins
Reviewed August 29, 2016

Early morning visit to this spot, last Monday in August 2015. I flew balloon from there to Stonehouse. We had friendly and helpful service from this airfield.

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank Andrew D
Reviewed August 6, 2016 via mobile

We had received a voucher for Christmas and today had our experience booked. Had a fantastic time and would thoroughly recommend it. Josh and Sam were great

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank RNRD
Reviewed July 11, 2016

A friend and I booked a hovercrafting experience here. Absolutely Brilliant !! Something completely different and exercised the brain too. Driving/piloting/controlling a hovercraft is like nothing I'd done before Definately will be back

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank neil m
Colin M, Owner at Strathaven Airfield, responded to this reviewResponded July 14, 2016

Hi, Thanks very much for the nice review - I will let Josh and the gang know. Hovercraft are great fun - and almost uncontrollable! Glad you book enjoyed it and "haste ye back"!

Reviewed July 5, 2016

Great airfield with good facilities. As ever Colin McKinnon was welcoming and really helpful. We were able to buy MOGAS off Colin which really helped us on our tour of Scotland and the Western Isles.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Steveivell
Colin M, Owner at Strathaven Airfield, responded to this reviewResponded July 7, 2016

Hi, thanks for the great review and thanks for taking the time to submit it. Really appreciated. Look forward to seeing you again!

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