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“Over-priced, Over-rated”
Review of Oasis Beach Pool

Oasis Beach Pool
Ranked #70 of 79 things to do in Bedford
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Reviewed April 28, 2013

Yes the wave machine is cool for the first few times but then it just gets boring and it makes it easy to lose the rest of your party. The prices should put anyone off going, for a family of 4 (typically with 2 children, 2 adults) would set you back £20 just for entry, that doesn't cover the ridiculous over-priced food that's certainly nothing short of microwaved slop. Do not rate this place at all.

1  Thank LetsieLoo
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Reviewed April 16, 2013

We took our 7 year old son in the easter hols, and couldnt get him out. It has a wave pool every half hour or so, which can be quite strong . Hot tubs and a rapid pool are also there along with two big slides. Food and drink are expensive , so bring your own. All in all a great place to go.

3  Thank lindsmat
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Reviewed April 14, 2013

Myself and my family had a really nice time here, very good value for money.
My only problem was the lack of family changing cubicles. This is not helped with the fact that groups of older children were using them meaning having to stand while wet with young children. One be nice if they could put up signs saying the family cubicles are for families only and also turn some of the single cubicles into family ones. Even though the pool was very good if we go again I will be dreading getting changed.

Thank nikki_david55
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Reviewed April 13, 2013

We went expecting it to be busy as it's the Easter holidays! Got a money off coupon in the paper, so good value! Lots of fun, glad we wore flipflops as floor not so clean. Staff all friendly and helpful, lifeguards alert and paying attention (unlike a lot of other pools), little one had a fantastic time and we will be going again! Just clean up a bit and it would be great! And yes, we did have to wait for the showers, but again, it's not like this is a unique problem to this pool. Go expecting it to be busy and to have to wait for the showers and you may be suprised!

Thank yummum24
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Reviewed April 4, 2013 via mobile

Having read the reviews for AquaSplash in Hemel and deciding not to go, this was the next nearest option. Despite the reviews - and yes, the showers are in a ridiculous place, and yes, it is way too busy and also very small, it was good fun for 2 hours or so.

The flames are really good - edgy and fast - I also clocked the fastest times on both - 6.13 secs on The Flume of Doom. :)

My 8 year old had lots of fun and there is enough to keep kids more than amused.

Not sure about the food - which following on from something active like swimming and all the jumping around - seems mortally wrong with dishes full of chips, sausages and fatty foods. Silly!

Anyway - worth the trek especially as I saw them netting rubbish out of AquaSplash in Hemel Hempstead - which incidentally is a total embarrassment - the whole Leisure World Complex.

Thumbs up. But it is small.

Thank Sonnyontheroad
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