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“awesome birthday treat”

Delta Force Paintball Edinburgh
Ranked #26 of 68 Fun & Games in Edinburgh
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Delta Force Paintball Edinburgh is based on the western outskirts of Edinburgh, not very far from the M9. Our incredible game zones consist of bridges, graveyards and replica villages which provide our players with an adrenaline-fuelled day of paintball action. Our Edinburgh paintball centre has been awarded 5 stars by the Scottish Tourist Board. We also host a unique type of paintballing called Splat Shotz, which will provide younger children with a low impact paintball day of fun.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Food available for purchase, Lockers / storage, Activities for young children, Bathroom facilities
Reviewed August 27, 2012

We arranged a birthday party here for my son and his friend for their 11th birthday as they were desperate to go paintballing but very few centres accept under 12s. The booking was very easy by phone and followed up with phone calls from the centre to check we had all the information we needed and to answer any queries we had. On arrival we were greeted by very friendly and helpful staff who sorted the kids out with the gear. The rules were very clearly put across so the 11 year old boys understood what was allowed and what was not. The safety aspect was very well adhered to. I would deffinately recommend Delta Force for any paint balling experience.

2  Thank noratris
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Reviewed August 22, 2012

what a great day, lots of action and the staff were first class, even tho the terrain was a little churned up there was still plenty of non-muddy areas

Thank Colin T
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Reviewed August 21, 2012

Visited Ablerwood on 19/08/12 as a suggested Late birthday treat for my 13 yr old son.The party consisted of 10 people with ages ranging from 13 to 60 !.
I got a deal for Delta force via Groupon which was extremely good value for money, consisting of entry,100 paintballs , all equipment except gloves (not really required ) and 10 pizzas.
The staff were welcoming , informative and very safety conscious.
The games areas were well constructed, safe and well supervised.
The turn around times between the areas of combat were adequate enough to have a hot drink which consisted of complimentary tea or coffee as well as cold water, drinks and refreshments could be purchased from the on site shop, if you had not brought any with you.
Paint balls were only purchased on site and could be purchased at a small discount if bought in bulk.
The day itself began at 0915 hrs with equipment issue and safety briefings and lasted in to the late afternoon with a break for lunch.The-toilet facilities for an outside event were of a high and clean standard...with hot water, soap and paper towels all provided.
Of course staff will try to sell you upgrades of guns and pyrotechnics , it is up toyourself if you want to purchase these , the amount of paintballs you use depends on how trigger happy you are !
Booking the site was very easy through the call centre and the after sales/ customer care is of a high standard.

All in all a very good , fabulous and enjoyable experience for all, young and not so young.

2  Thank audzman
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Reviewed August 16, 2012

Had an amazing day at Amberwood, was up for the day with a group of mixed children and adults and got to say the marshals could not of been more helpful especially our lead marshal Ali. Inbetween games Martin and Sheila look after us well and mangaed to catch some of the banter from the other marshals. All in all a fantastic day only thing was hoping for a bit more choice in food but its understandable how it is not possible without the facilities.


2  Thank POTATOHEAD9332
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Reviewed August 11, 2012

I took four eleven year old boys to Delta force paintball at Amberwood.They all had a great time, despite the heavy rain. The staff where approachable and helpful. The activity lasted for about six hours. I was not uncomfortable waiting on the kids as shelter and hot drinks where provided. The boys are all keen to go back.

2  Thank Allan M
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