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Good size pool, but very very busy

After attending the Torre Abbey museum right next door, some friends visited the pool at the... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
margarettaylor001941
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Southampton, United Kingdom
Good pool, terrible changing facilities

Like other reviewers I have no complaints about the pool itself. The waves and the flume are good... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Jill N
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We Are A Dedicated Team Working Together To Provide Excellence As Our Standard To All Of Our Clients. Our values derive from our mission to be of value and benefit to the local Torbay community, so we are constantly striving to enhance our products...more
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Reviewed 3 days ago

After attending the Torre Abbey museum right next door, some friends visited the pool at the Riviera centre and although the pool was a good size, we happened to visit at a very busy time, when there wasn't much room for a proper swim, but...More

Thank margarettaylor001941
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Like other reviewers I have no complaints about the pool itself. The waves and the flume are good fun and there is lots to keep little ones entertained. However we won't be going back because I absolutely hated the changing rooms. These days many pools...More

Thank Jill N
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Jill N, We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed the pool, flume and waves on your visit to the Waves Fun Pool. We are sorry you were disappointed by the changing rooms, we do regular checks on the changing rooms and have a high...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited the Rivera swimming pool today as haven’t been in years and have heard it was good and very warm pool for the children. I left there with a mixed opinion the swimming pool itself was great the children liked it and the...More

Thank Thorne28
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Thorne28, We're pleased to hear that you enjoyed the pool, flume and waves on your visit to the Waves Fun Pool. We are sorry you were disappointed by the changing rooms, we do regular checks on the changing rooms and have a high standard...More

Reviewed 8 July 2018

went for the wave machine which gave us a good couple of hours fun, then went into the restaurant for a drink and ended up have a meal one of the best meals of our stay in torquay.More

Thank terrysam61
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Hi terrysam61, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to us. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed the waves fun pool and had a lovely meal in the Aqua Lounge. We will pass your comments on to the team here at the...More

Reviewed 25 June 2018 via mobile

This is the best palce to visit in torquay or paignton My 3 and 5 years love this place Resonable price Nice clean warm water Very active life guards Perfect timing to run wave machine 1 slow coming water ride as well Highly recommended to...More

Thank usman j
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Hi Usman j, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to us. We're pleased to hear you enjoyed the pool, flume and the wave machine. We hope you'll come and visit us again soon. Many Thanks RICC

Reviewed 24 June 2018

Good swim, although the pool gets crowded very quickly as it is a little on the small side. Water quality good, waves certainly an attraction, changing rooms could do with some cubicles for privacy. Not good to allow youngsters of a different gender in such...More

Thank Anthony P
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 July 2018

Dear Anthony P, Thank you for your review, we are glad you enjoyed your swim with us. The Waves machine is a lot of fun. Thank you for your comments, updating our changing rooms are high on our wish list. We hope you visit us...More

Reviewed 17 June 2018

Conference centre at its very best terrific location comfortable venue great acoustics and decent food and coffee at breaks in proceedings. Tidy well run centreMore

Thank Angela H
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Hi Angela H, Thank you very much for your positive review on the Riviera International Conference Centre (RICC). We are very pleased to hear you enjoyed your time here and we will pass your positive comments on to the team. We look forward to welcoming...More

Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

The wave machine is fantastic, very fun! The big water slide is an other fun addition to the pool. I have been going there since I was small and been a few times with my cousin.

Thank 845charlie
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 31 May 2018

Hi 845charlie, Thank you for taking the time to review your visit to us. We're pleased you enjoyed the pool, flume and the wave machine. We hope you'll come and visit us again soon, Thanks RICC

Reviewed 28 April 2018

This building used to be a beautiful hotel. Now a cheap concrete building with nothing to recommend it. An eyesore on fhe sea front. Services mediocre in fhe extremeMore

Thank janinamillar
Jessica B, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2018

Dear janinamillar, Thank you for your feedback, we are sorry to hear how you feel about the building. The RICC is an extremely popular conference and leisure facility for locals and visitors, which brings tens of thousands of people to the Bay every year. The...More

Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

A British friend recommended to buy wetsuits when we moved to the UK. Imagine how happy we were when we found this leisure pool in Torquay. Perfect trip with kids on a rainy day! A nice sized pool, waves every half hour and several water...More

Thank kat1412
Simon J, Managing Director at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2018

Many thanks for the review, glad you enjoyed your visit. Hope to see you again soon!

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