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“Very Fun Time, but staff leaves much to be desired!” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Golfland Sunsplash

Golfland Sunsplash
Ranked #12 of 62 things to do in Mesa
Certificate of Excellence
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Topeka, Kansas
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“Very Fun Time, but staff leaves much to be desired!”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 22, 2011

We visited Golfland Sunsplash for the first time on our trip to Phoenix this March. We went on Saturday morning during their unlimited Mini Golf/Video Games/Laser Tag special for $10 per person (from 10 am to 1 pm). We thought this was a very good deal and went with a group of 4 adults and 3 teens.

Our teenage boys (and the guys) all enjoyed the unlimited video games, but my daughter was not as happy because all the games that would normally give tickets were not included. She didn't want to earn the tickets, she just likes these games better than fighting/shooting games. I would think they could disable the tickets and let you play these unlimited also pretty easily.

The mini golf was very fun and had 2 different courses, one harder and one easier. We all had a great time playing.

The laser tag was everyone's favorite, but as there was the most staff interaction here it was most noticable how much these employees must hate their jobs. We waited over 5 minutes at the counter before even being acknowleged (and this was just "I'll be with you in a minute") while the staff texted and talked with each other. When we finally did get in to play the employee was very very rude and abrupt with us. She didn't give any help or advise on getting the jackets and guns on (they were very hard to adjust to the right size) and started the safety video while everyone was still getting them on so most of our group didnt hear all of the instructions and didnt understand how to play. When she activated our vests one of them didnt activate on the front so she man-handled one of the adults in our group and bodily spun him around to activated it from the back, all without saying a word.

Overall our experience was good, we would go back again, but if we recommended it to anyone it would come with a strong warning that the staff is very rude and if they couldn't tolerate that kind of behavior and attitude then they may want to go elsewhere.

Visited March 2011
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