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Well organised for a group of 8 12 year old girls

Well organised, and the safety briefing was appropriately pitched. 8 very nervous girls had a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Jeanette C
Birthday Party for my Daughter's 13th

My daughter wanted to do paintball for her 13th and i am very glad we booked with Ambush at... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
RyanC-UK
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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
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Activities include Paintball, Low Impact Paintball, Airsoft & LaserTag. One of the largest woodland paintball venues in the UK, Ambush has been running since 1990. Offering exciting and fun packed days out to anyone over 8 - from individuals to...more
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Well organised, and the safety briefing was appropriately pitched. 8 very nervous girls had a wonderful afternoon of fun playing in groups mixed with adults and other children. Impressed with safety. Also lovely for adults sitting out - plenty of sitting space, refreshments very reasonably...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Jeanette C
AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you - despite your comments we don't plan on charging more for refreshments! ;-)

Reviewed 5 November 2018

My daughter wanted to do paintball for her 13th and i am very glad we booked with Ambush at Shedfield. We had a mix of 12 and 13 year olds, most were nervous as none of them had never done paint ball before. The team...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank RyanC-UK
AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you - I am so glad that they all enjoyed themselves

Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Been there with a group of 12 kids and they all had a fantastic time. Is a great way to tire the kids to enjoy a quite evening :)

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

An excellent venue for a teenage birthday. We took a group of 10 teens who had an amazing time. The kit was all in good order and the safety brief very thorough. Dan and Sam were great with the kids and engaged with them very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Everyone took great care of an overweight 40yo and a 12yo noob (first Airsoft experience), regular drink breaks between scenarios to try and stop sweating for a bit. Crouch/running all day has left my legs like jelly and I look like I have chicken pox...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Stuart C
AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2018

Thank you, Stuart - we look forward to seeing you both again soon.

Reviewed 4 June 2018

Completely and utterly disappointed! Starting off so well with the lady behind the front desk being welcoming and funny however went down-hill from there. The Marshalls don't talk to each other, they change rules and make things up as they go along - Rules were...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LillyV113
AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2018

I'm sorry that you feel this way, Lilly. It would help me enormously if you could contact me directly via our website to explain the issue with the rules changing - I was not made aware of this issue on the day and may have...More

Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Very easy to make the initial booking, Christine was extremely helpful and accommodating. On arrival, be aware that the track leading up to the site is a bit lumpy. However, as long as you take it steady it’s fine. As we’ve had a fair bit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Dawn L
AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2018

Thanks for your kind words. Really glad your crew enjoyed themselves! The farmer has threatened to get the track redone but our mops seem ineffective in current weather conditions! As regards food - we run on generators, reducing our ability to have kitchens etc that...More

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Went paintballing to celebrate my son's 30th birthday, we all had an absolutely awesome experience. All the staff where helpful and friendly through out the day, especially coyote, that man is bloody brilliant, takes his job very seriously but also has a great personality, made...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Glad you had a good time

Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Well to start off this review the staff and the running of ambush is top quality !! We were there for my brothers 30th birthday on the 14 th January and it was fantastic although the day had a dampner put on it by a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you for your comments but I can't condone the name calling!

Reviewed 15 January 2018

We went to Ambush Paintball yesterday for my brothers 30th birthday. From the moment we arrived we had the most warmest welcome from the team especially Coyote! Helen behind the desk was amazing getting us signed in and equipment sorted, we then received a full...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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AmbushPaintball, Owner at Ambush Paintball, responded to this reviewResponded 16 January 2018

Thank you

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Rio12328
17 January 2018|
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Both should be fine subject to fps checks on the day
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Rio12328
16 January 2018|
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No electronic guns are allowed except on Walk On events (3rd Sunday each month - when the vast majority of players will have their own kit) Any gun used on site must comply with various rules and regs in terms of velocity... More
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Rio12328
15 January 2018|
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Response from AmbushPaintball | Property representative |
Ambush runs events on the third Sunday of each month for players with their own paintball guns - next one is 21st Jan. On other events it would depend on the type of gun - no electronics allowed on other events and all... More
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