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The Time Capsule

100 Buchanan Street, Coatbridge ML5 1DL, Scotland
+44 1236 449572
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Not clean enough for cost of entry

Myself and partner visited with our young child and were disappointed by the facilities and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Rachel T
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Family fun, but not clean enough

My daughter and her friends have had a great time both skating and in the pool. The trouble is, the... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Joanne D
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible14%
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“ice skating” (37 reviews)
“wave pool” (29 reviews)
“great fun” (40 reviews)
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100 Buchanan Street, Coatbridge ML5 1DL, Scotland
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and partner visited with our young child and were disappointed by the facilities and the cleanliness of the facilities. The changing area had very dirty floors, in fact the floors through out the changing areas, toilets and pool areas were dirty. We were charged...More

Thank Rachel T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and her friends have had a great time both skating and in the pool. The trouble is, the Time Capsule looks a bit tired now, and could do with a refurb or at the very least, a thorough clean. It's a shame, because...More

Thank Joanne D
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Whilst working in the area recently, and deprived of my home rink, I took a trip to The Time Capsule to get my skating fix. From the main road in, the building is somewhat brutalist, but after paying my admission, made my way to the...More

Thank APR1971
Reviewed November 1, 2017

I am a regular visitor at the weekends with my grandkids who love this place, the swimming facilities are great and it keeps them well entertained for the hour we spend there, for bigger kids the flumes are very good fun and there are plenty...More

Thank sideshowbob01
Reviewed October 19, 2017

came here with my wife and sons aged 5 and 8, locker/changing rooms are too busy and very dirty, after getting changed we headed for the pool i knelt down in the shallow end only to jag my knee on an earring, i placed it...More

Thank george r
Reviewed October 17, 2017 via mobile

Took 3 kids here age 8, 12 and 15. Cost £26 for 5 of us which I would say is decent. The place is badly in need of repair and a good clean. In the 2 hours we were there not once did the toilets...More

Thank Lindsay D
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

Took the kids swimming to occupy them over the school holidays. It's very expensive and the changing rooms are very tight when it's busy! Kids love it though!

Thank stuadams
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

My partner and i came here today with our two young sons aged 2 and 4, the changing rooms were good and spacious, the showers were clean but we found they were a bit too hot in temperature for the kids, we spent most of...More

Thank sjmckie
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Maybe 20 years ago the Time Capsule was something special, not any more. I think the last time they renovated must have been about 20 years ago too. The place is very dated, there are lots of broken tiles, leaks in the roof, cordoned off...More

Thank Lolly16
Reviewed October 2, 2017 via mobile

We have been members for some years and the facilities were improved massively when the gym was refitted with state of the art equipment. To our benefit the membership includes entry to the fun pool and discounted entry for our grandchildren

Thank Michael S
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traceycarys
February 4, 2017|
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Response from DonDav | Reviewed this property |
Adult £7 @ peak & £5.25 off- peak kids over 5yrs £5.25/ £4.05 Kids 3-4yrs £3 / £1.75 I believe that there's various family deals available Our grand daughter has an access membership so we don't pay for her to use pool
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Darth R
October 24, 2016|
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Response from Beergoggles1971 | Reviewed this property |
Is it??? Has there been a lot of deaths there???
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fazzy-bhoy
September 13, 2016|
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Response from bertaneilscotland | Reviewed this property |
I thought it was clean enough, I go here with youth groups regular and have never noticed it ever to be dirty
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