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Slap n Dash

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Something for everyone

We come to Hawkhurst fisheries quite often with our Grandchildren. Great day out for all the family... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
Quad R
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London, England, United Kingdom
Our new favourite local craft hangout

We headed to Hawkhurst fish farm over back holiday weekend with the intention to fish with our five... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2018
TheCresswellsKent
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Kent, United Kingdom
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17 Sep 2018
“Something for everyone”
29 Aug 2018
“Our new favourite local craft hangout”
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At Slap 'n Dash adults, teens and children of all ages are welcome to drop in at anytime and get creative during opening hours. Primarily Slap 'n Dash is a Paint-Your-Own ceramic studio, customers simply select a ceramic piece, choose a design and...more
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Hawkhurst Fish Farm Hastings Road, Hawkhurst TN18 4RT, England
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

We come to Hawkhurst fisheries quite often with our Grandchildren. Great day out for all the family & lunch at Waterside Café just completes the day. There's No rush whatever you choose to do. Help on hand & wonderful tranquil atmosphere. Very pleasant Staff each...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Quad R
SamV924, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 21 September 2018

I am so glad you enjoy your visits to Slap n Dash and hope you will visit again in the future. We are all about creating memories.

Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

We headed to Hawkhurst fish farm over back holiday weekend with the intention to fish with our five year old daughter as she has been wanting to give it a try for some time. We had an excellent lunch, despite a lengthy wait (bank holiday...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TheCresswellsKent
Samantha V, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 31 August 2018

Nice to meet you today on your second visit. Thank you for the lovely review. (love the countdown idea) You have been in on two extremely busy days, we would prefer to be able to spend more time with individuals. If you ever see an...More

Reviewed 15 August 2018

Although set in a beautiful location, the staff in Slap and Dash were not helpful and we kept having to ask for help. If it was self service they should say ( still not sure) They were quick enough when it came to taking payment...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Samantha V, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 17 August 2018

Good afternoon, I am terribly sorry you did not enjoy your visit. Which day did you come in? I have no recollection of anyone being told to use the toilets in the cafe. We have been extremely busy this week and have been trying our...More

Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Went on the one day it rained in the last six months !!!! Really helpful and friendly staff. Helped choosing the right item to paint and top tips on colours. Excellent venue. Went back 5 days later to pick up pur finished art. It’s is...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jackie K
Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

Attended today to create some imprints of our daughters hand and foot as a memory of her being so tiny. We ended up buying numerous keep sakes for the family as well. Staff were extremely friendly and helpful. Looking forward to seeing the final articles...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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SlapnDash, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 14 April 2018

I am so glad you enjoyed your visit despite the fact we were so busy. The casting of Dad and baby looks fantastic ! See you again soon.

Reviewed 29 January 2018

We had 13 children here today for my daughter's 8th Birthday party. They all had a fantastic time and we were so well looked after. The kids painted either a plate, bowl or mug which will collect at a later date. They had plenty of...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Claire L
Samantha V, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 30 January 2018

Thank you so much for your lovely review and I am so happy that you all enjoyed the party!!!! They were all so artistic and I can't wait to open the kiln and see the results. See you again soon.

Reviewed 12 December 2017

If you've never been to the area, keep your eyes out for signs for the Fish Farm! A welcoming driveway into the place with plenty of parking and a ramp that leads right up to the front door, perfect for wheelchairs and pushchairs. They have...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Samantha V, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2017

Thank you so much for your lovely review. We do try our best! I can't tell who you are but let me know when you next visit.

Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

This is a great location and a fabulous idea. I went along to have my daughters hand and feet prints done. I tried to phone ahead, as very little info on the website. Reading the website I got a real sense of 'we will help...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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SlapnDash, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 9 December 2017

Good afternoon, I am so sorry you felt that you did not receive adequate assistance on your visit, we do always try to assist with hand and foot prints and are happy to write names and dates on pieces for you. We are happy to...More

Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Lovely studio, lots of space and in a beautiful setting, really good little afternoon out with young kids (carp farm etc included) We just felt a little ignored and disregarded by the staff. On one occasion the lady pretended not to hear me ask a...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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SlapnDash, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 27 November 2017

Thank you for your review. I am terribly sorry if you felt a little ignored, we do try our best to make sure our customers are helped when needed and we would not ignore a customer's question. Our pricing is in line with other Ceramic...More

Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Visited as part of a large hen do. They did a really good job at explaining everything and keeping us all happy with questions etc. They have such a wide variety of paints and pottery and are cheaper than other places I have been to....More

Date of experience: April 2017
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SlapnDash, Owner at Slap n Dash, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

I am so pleased you all had a great time. Sorry I wasn't there but am pleased to hear the girls looked after you.

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Response from Samantha V | Property representative |
Hello there, There is a £4 per painter studio fee, which civers you for the day, plus the cost of the items you paint . Prices range from £4.50 to £46.00 (average items around £10) No need to book, just pop in and have a... More
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