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You could spend a lifetime here

I've climbed at many different gyms around the world, and this one really stood out to me. I went... read more

Reviewed 28 April 2018
Russell L
Taster Session

My wife and I did a 1 hour taster session which was perfectly timed as it gave you a taster and any... read more

Reviewed 26 March 2018
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White Spider caters for all levels from beginners through to experienced climbers, providing courses and private tuition for all abilities, from one hour taster sessions, beginners’ courses through to advance courses and bespoke/private coaching...more
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225 Hook Rise South | Kingston upon Thames, Surbiton, Kingston upon Thames KT6 7LD, England
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Reviewed 28 April 2018

I've climbed at many different gyms around the world, and this one really stood out to me. I went by myself during peak time, yet there was still an abundance of climbing possibilities, and due to its size I didn't have to line up or...More

Thank Russell L
Reviewed 26 March 2018

My wife and I did a 1 hour taster session which was perfectly timed as it gave you a taster and any more would have meant calling on energy reserves. We had a group of 6 and an instructor (Phil) who was very good -...More

Thank Vincelasou
Reviewed 25 March 2018 via mobile

My wife and I booked an hour of private instruction as we haven’t climbed for almost two years and wanted to ensure we were safe before setting out in our own again. Our instructor, Matt, was great - one of the things we wanted guidance...More

Thank mattpeerless
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Trip for Mother's day, has the 18+ taster session. Guy was helpful and calm and interesting to talk to. Was so proud of myself for getting to the top! Was very challenging but very exhilarating. If it was closer to home would definitely make it...More

Thank Kirsty Y
Reviewed 5 February 2018 via mobile

Didn't realise that such a place existed so close to where we live. White spider is an amazing place for indoor rock climbing for kids and adults alike. We have been coming here for about a year now. Excellent seating place is available at the...More

Thank Swapnil P
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

My son has been climbing here for 2.5 years undertaking the NICAS courses. He absolutely loves it. The instructors are great and the climbing walls and bouldering areas are superb. For the waiting parents, there is a brilliant cafe with homemade cakes and lovely coffee....More

Thank Girlwiththegoldengun
Reviewed 23 December 2017

Fantastic facility and very popular BUT you need to plan your visit and pre-book a slot as parking is a nightmare. This facility is based within an industrial estate and you have to be a bit of an orienteer specialist to find your way in....More

Thank Tranterdewey
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

This weekend I will be going climbing for the 4th time this month so have actually decide to become a member to get more value for money. The facilities here are great, 100+ lines with 4 routes each, and 2 really generous sized boulder walls...More

Thank KerryMarie87
Management response:Responded 4 October 2017

Thank you for your review and we look forward to see you at the weekend.

Reviewed 11 July 2017

This was a great experience for all of us, we went in a group, grandparents, parents, teenage children, and pre-teens, something for everybody. The stewards are very safety conscious , courteous and very helpful to the young ones whose first time it was.

1  Thank Amy A
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Beginners lessons or bouldering and plenty of routes for the more experienced which change regularly to keep it interesting.

2  Thank Sophie S
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