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Silver Blades Ice Rink

Ambley Road | Ambley Rd, Gillingham Business Park, ME8 0PU, Gillingham, Kent, England, Gillingham ME8 0PU, England
+44 870 085 2929
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Below average skating experience. Disappointing lessons, unusable hire skates and lackadaisical staff service

I don't enjoy leaving a poor review about a business: I will always try to sort the problem with... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sskkppi
Regular Visitor to the Ice Rink

I have had scating lessons at the Rink for quite a few months now. The Coaches are excellent and... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
Marmalade321
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London, United Kingdom
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Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 10:30 PM
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Ambley Road | Ambley Rd, Gillingham Business Park, ME8 0PU, Gillingham, Kent, England, Gillingham ME8 0PU, England
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+44 870 085 2929
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I don't enjoy leaving a poor review about a business: I will always try to sort the problem with them directly first, but in this case it was not possible. I booked a series of six lessons and was looking forward to really improving my...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

I have had scating lessons at the Rink for quite a few months now. The Coaches are excellent and make the lessons enjoyable whatever level you are doing and however quick or slow you learn. The place is a bit shabby and could do with...More

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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

Nice big ring but I think is a bit overpriced, apart from that I had enjoyed myself at Silver Blades

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Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

I have been with my 2 small children and when we arrived it was the first time for our children, so we paid at reception and when we went down stairs we got the skates and asked for a penguin for the children to which...More

1  Thank Kelly B
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Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

(photos are on here just not in order) Where do I start? I have been frequently visiting this ice rink since January of 2016 and this is only because I have no other options. I'm going to start with yesterday and work backwards. I went...More

4  Thank lucyreviews2018
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Reviewed 25 February 2018

sunday for an hour we paid 12.70 for skates and skate each. I must be out of touch because i found this price too high especially child price 12 year old being the same as adult. As for the complaints about staff i have read....More

1  Thank Timmo b B
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

For a few weeks now have been seeing loads of new 'skate hire' skates at the rink and they look quite good. Must be quite a few new skates to be keep seeing them... Papa John's pizzas still available and as popular as ever. But...More

Thank Jeanette B
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

A 1 rating is generous. Rude, incompetent staff. Poor facilities and equipment. General cleanliness is vulgar. A complete overhaul in staff needed, P45s to be given out like sweets. Huge investment needed in every aspect of the place. Ruined my daughter’s birthday, will never come...More

7  Thank Ted S
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

It took around 15 minutes to get through the admissions desk due to the queue. Once we got to the front my partner tried to use a blades discount card (saves £2 off entry) only to be told it had expired, the card had no...More

6  Thank Robert M
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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Visited with my sister, her partner, and my 2 & 4 year olds. Rang the night before and was told they had toddler aids! When we arrived they had only 3 seals for toddlers. 2 had toddlers on, the 3rd was being used by an...More

5  Thank Tailor839
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emmachapma
30 December 2017|
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Response from Jeanette B | Reviewed this property |
With ice card and own skates £7.00, with ice card and hiring skates £9.00, without ice card and own skates £9.20, without ice card and hiring skates £11.20 per person. Taken off website.
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SunshineGirllll
20 November 2017|
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Response from SilverBlades04 | Property representative |
Hi There is a bar which is open Friday night and Weekends from 1pm. It is equipped with TV's, pool table and other amusments. Non member with skate hire is £12.20 for Late disco (all ages) £11.20 for junior disco (under... More
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Janice W
23 August 2017|
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Response from SilverBlades04 | Property representative |
No you can come into the rink but our deals/discounts are all online.
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