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Great venue, friendly staff!

Great place to bring the kids. They have really lovely friendly staff, makes all the difference... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
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Royal Tunbridge Wells, United Kingdom
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Fantastic 9th birthday party at Chimera!

We held our daughter’s 9th birthday party at Chimera earlier this month and couldn’t have been more... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed November 5, 2019

We visited Chimera with a group of 14-17 year old Explorer scouts. We had exclusive use of the walls. The staff were great with them and led a thorough warm up, interesting and varied climbing session and cool down. The facility was perfect for the age group and they had a great time. My only small negative was how hard it was to find in the dark!

Date of experience: November 2019
1  Thank Emma D
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ChristopherS5122, Owner at Chimera Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded November 11, 2019

Hi Emma,

We are glad you guys had such a good time! Thanks for the review and hopefully we'll see you all again soon.

Thanks,

Chris

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Reviewed October 4, 2019 via mobile

I've been going to Chimera several times a week for a couple of years now and have nothing but good things to say. It's allowed me to get a proper focus in regards to my fitness training and been very enjoyable whilst doing it. The staff are very friendly, approachable and helpful and the climbing routes have a great variety for people of all abilities. You couldn't ask for anything more to be honest!

Date of experience: October 2019
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ChristopherS5122, Owner at Chimera Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded October 21, 2019

Hi Oscar,

Thanks for your review, we really appreciate it. It there's ever anything else you want to see, route-wise just let us know, we're always up for trying out new ideas!

Thanks again,

Chris

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Reviewed September 25, 2019

Super duper impressed with Elia's off the cuff knowledge on age limits, under 12's climb times and chaperones. P.S Oh and he knows a lot about climbing too.... Obviously!

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed July 18, 2019

Great climbing facility which we have enjoyed a few times but today only half the walls were open and having called the day before I should have been told. Especially having to endure the drilling for 2 hours while the routes were being re-set.
I was told it was all on the website but there is NOTHING to state only half the climbing walls were in use.
Very disappointing.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank Joanne H
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ChristopherS5122, Owner at Chimera Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded July 19, 2019

Dear Joanne,

We are very sorry you didn't enjoy your visit. We have advertised on our website and social media that we have our annual Summer Party this weekend, which is a charity fundraiser we organise once a year.

We take down one wall on a Thursday every week throughout the year and re-set on a Friday, to ensure there are always new routes to try. This week is the only week of the year we take down two walls rather than one, but we ensured the most popular walls were left up for the public to climb on, such as the slab, boulder, mini-slab and cave.

You are very welcome to come on Saturday and enjoy the new routes as part of the charity comp which is raising money for CAC (climbers against cancer) and the Air Ambulance Kent Surrey Sussex.

If you would like to speak further about this, please email: info@chimeraclimbing.com

Kind regards,

Chris

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Reviewed May 18, 2019 via mobile

Absolutely amazing the instructors were really good especially Harvey absolutely brilliant nice guy helped a lot

Date of experience: May 2019
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ChristopherS5122, Owner at Chimera Climbing Centre, responded to this reviewResponded May 20, 2019

Hi,

Thanks for the review, we have let Harvey know and he's really pleased you enjoyed yourselves.

Many thanks,

Chris

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