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The Skate Station

Unit 2 Boodle Street, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 8NF, England
+44 7854 108636
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It is what it is

I'm not a fan of roller skating and it's not something I'm going to do more than once a year or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Steven S
via mobile
Kids Birthday Party

My self and my daughter went here for a child's birthday party. Staff seemed friendly enough and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CavyCressida
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Manchester, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
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“my daughter” (7 reviews)
“an ice cream” (2 reviews)
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Unit 2 Boodle Street, Ashton-under-Lyne OL6 8NF, England
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+44 7854 108636
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"birthday party"
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"my daughter"
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"an ice cream"
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"roller skating"
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"great fun"
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"juice"
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"rink"
in 5 reviews
"limbo"
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"hotdogs"
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"boating"
in 8 reviews
"session"
in 4 reviews
"chips"
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"adults"
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"giggle"
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"kids"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'm not a fan of roller skating and it's not something I'm going to do more than once a year or once every 2 years unless I'm with my young son otherwise I would do it zero times. My son liked the place but it...More

Thank Steven S
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My self and my daughter went here for a child's birthday party. Staff seemed friendly enough and helped the kids get their skates on. They even slowed down my daughters skates as they were a little too fast for her. The kids seemed to really...More

Thank CavyCressida
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Reviewed January 7, 2018 via mobile

Really very good. First visit here for kids birthday party. Nice little set up and a good 2 hour session. Would return.

Thank SalmonellaSam
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Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

Took 3 children 14, 10 and 5 and none of them had really skated before, they all got stuck in and really enjoyed themselves, there's a small coffee bar inside that sells basics, drinks hotdogs, chips and skate hire is included in the price....wilm definitely...More

Thank Danniemumof3
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Reviewed March 19, 2017 via mobile

If you are an adult who can skate then this place is not for you. The skating space is that small that once you start you are already at the end of the skating area. Would only recommend this place if you are a total...More

Thank Zulfikar S
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Reviewed March 11, 2017

The owners of Skate Station recently threw a birthday party for the son of a former member of staff who sadly passed away recently as a mark of respect and fondness. They catered for the thirty four children who attended as well as the adults...More

Thank michelle j
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Reviewed February 25, 2017 via mobile

My youngest 2 love it here and come quite often,after school. Price is very reasonable for a good 2hr session and it's never been busy, tbh it's fairly quiet for a Fri. It's good having one assistant on the rink just for peace of mind...More

Thank lmclna
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Reviewed December 11, 2016

Great fun for everyone. The staff are really nice, the food is ok and the rink is quite a decent size. The only negative is the seating area - not really big enough (especially hen there are birthday parties on) and not particularly comfortable for...More

Thank Tinkerlillie
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Reviewed September 4, 2016 via mobile

We visited for a party all the kids really enjoyed them selves and the staff helped all the kids gain confidence in skating food was good and the cafe is good enough.

Thank jackjoshamy
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Reviewed July 23, 2016 via mobile

Cost to skate is £6 plus £2 if you need to hire skates. The staff are really nice, I really enjoyed the game of limbo that they put on. Food and drink prices were OK. All the kids were pleasant and helped one and other...More

Thank Mlgus2014
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Jackie H, Owner at The Skate Station, responded to this reviewResponded July 24, 2016

Thanks for the feedback. I would just like to confirm the cost is £6 including skate hire, £4 if using own suitable skates and free to spectate. Thanks again.

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bredapete
February 24, 2017|
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Response from jackjoshamy | Reviewed this property |
No I am sure there aren't
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898Richyp
July 6, 2015|
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Response from 659ANGELAL | Reviewed this property |
If its a private party and there are no other skaters you might want to ask the organiser if it's ok. If the skate station is shut to the public you should be able to take others .When I had a party siblings of invited kids... More
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