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“Great” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Smugglers Adventure

Smugglers Adventure
Ranked #8 of 66 things to do in Hastings
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Deep in the heart of Hastings West Hill lies the Smugglers Adventure, acres of caverns that conceal the thrilling history of smugglers, bootleggers and warring bloodthirsty gangs.Visitors can explore the labyrinth of secret tunnels and passages and discover the dangers and hardships faced by Sussex smugglers in the eighteenth century.More than 70 life-size characters, interactive displays, eerie lighting and sound effects and dramatic recreations bring this mysterious and often bloody world vividly to life.
Tonbridge, Kent, UK
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46 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Great”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2012

Lovely way to spend a dreary and wet afternoon in Hastings, children and adults will love it. Great place for a family outing

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London, United Kingdom
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565 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 182 helpful votes
“Fun way to spend an hour or so”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2012

An enjoyable and interesting way to spend an hour so. There's plenty of things to interact with and read on your route through the caves and is ideal for kids. At about £6-7 for an adult, it's about fairly valued.

Visited July 2012
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Hastings, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“very entertaining”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 26, 2012

loved the caves, took my grandchildren who were fascinated by everything in there, very educational and interactive. lots for the kids to do and see, spent hours in there, lovely spot too.

Visited August 2012
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Kent, UK
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
“Worth a visit while you're in the area”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 24, 2012

A unique place, in the caves used by smugglers, which were also used as air raid shelters in WWII.
A bit pricey, as we were only in there just over an hour, but well worth a visit as the history is very interesting.

Visited September 2012
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Leicester, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
“Fun, if a bit spooky!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2012

Fun attraction set in real smugglers caves. The caves alone are impressive and well worth a visit. The smugglers theme and interactive displays add a touch of fun and history to the place. I found it quite spooky in places, probably because there were very few people down there with us and it was quiet and eerie in places!

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