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Zip World at Blaenau Ffestiniog is home to some of the best adventures the Uk has to offer! Bounce Below - Hidden underground in a 176-year old disused cavern, that is twice the size of St Paul's Cathedral. Bounce Below is the first facility of its...more
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| Llechwedd Slate Cavern, Snowdonia National Park, Blaenau Ffestiniog LL41 3NB, Wales
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 7 August 2014

1) There are no lockers there, keep your belongings at home or in the car. You can keep your car keys securely behind the reception desk where you sign them in/out. 2) You don't need to wear heavy clothing, I wore leggings and a vest...More

12  Thank sera r
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 6 September 2014

My husband and I visited here with our two kids (9 and 11). I've been to this place before when it was just a tourist mine and it all made sense. When we arrived it looked like Guantanamo Bay with lots of people being escorted...More

19  Thank CathyJ482
Laura_J0nes_88, Owner at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 10 September 2014

Zip World aims to exceed all its customers’ expectations. However, we cannot guarantee that our activities will appeal to everyone. To place into context some of the claims made by this particular customer we respond as follows: * Numbers and the flow of people is...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Fantastic Experience! An hours worth of pure childish fun. We initially started our day doing the slate mine adventure, and ended our day with bounce below, which did not disappoint. Be prepared to be exhausted!

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great experience. V capable and friendly staff and the 2 zip lines are both enjoyable and with good views and quite fast!More

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Zip World T, Social Media Executive at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Many thanks for the great review! We're pleased to hear our excellent team impressed you during your visit, we take a huge amount of pride in our customer service. We agree, the views from Bravo and Charlie are incredible, you'll have to join us again...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spent an hour below ground on these amazing trampolines strung out across the former slate mines. Only 8 degrees initially but you soon warm up on the activity. Good safety talk given in advance. Children loved the whole event. Nice cafe for refreshments afterwards and...More

Thank Sequel429
Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there, Thank you for your brilliant review. We are so pleased to hear that you had great fun on our Bounce Below adventure at Zip World Slate Caverns. If you enjoyed Bounce Below we would highly recommend trying the Titan zip wire adventure which...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We'd originally booked for the big zip line but due to weather it was cancelled, the sale adviser was helpful in changing the activities for another option. The caverns are a great unique experience that should be tried.More

Thank SimonD_1987
Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Simon, Thank you for your review. We are so pleased to hear that you had a great time participating on the Caverns adventure at our Slate Caverns site. It is an excellent activity for those bad weather days. We hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Oh my god I can not describe how fun this was!! I came across this website luckily and booked it for my birthdays bday. It was worth every penny!! I was very nervous about doing this as the heights are ridiculous but it makes it...More

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Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Suzanne, Thank you for your review and recommendation! We are so pleased to hear that you had a great time participating on Caverns underground zip wire adventure at our Slate Caverns site. Congratulations on completing the course despite feeling nervous to begin with....More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We booked this slate caverns activity whilst on holiday along with other Zip World activities detailed in other reviews. We were given a helmet, free gloves, and all the climbing equipment, harness etc. We were given training in how to use the equipment which was...More

Thank tanyaa825
Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Tanya, Thank you for your fantastic review. We are so pleased to hear that you felt the Caverns underground zip wire adventure course at our Slate Caverns site was the most amazing activity you've ever done! Yes that is right, dogs are allowed...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were here today (1/11/18) on the "Slate Mountain Adventure", a combination of the quarry explorer tour and the deep mine tour. We were able to take our little dog with us on the outdoor leg of the tour and there were...More

Thank Stacey D
Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you had a fantastic day out whilst visiting Zip World Slate Caverns. The tour is run by Lechwedd Slate, who we run alongside but we hope to see you visiting our Slate...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A really interesting insight into the slate mines. Our guide (Brian I think) was informative and fun. Fab tour.More

Thank ABRutland
Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there, Thank you for your review. We are pleased to hear that you had a fab tour whilst visiting Zip World Slate Caverns. The tour is run by Lechwedd Slate, who we run alongside but we hope to see you visiting our Slate Caverns...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my goodness what an experience!! I didn’t really know what was in store and I was not disappointed!! I bought this for my boyfriend as a birthday present and thought it looked like an underground go ape.. it was 1000times better!! After getting kitted...More

Thank clairelouisecz
Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Claire, Thank you for your brilliant review. We are so pleased to hear that you had a great time participating on the Caverns underground zip wire adventure at our Slate Caverns site. What a fantastic birthday gift! Congratulations on completing the adventure despite...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What can I say other than WOW. I was bought the Titan Zip Wire experience as a 60th birthday present. I suffer very badly with MS and can hardly walk. The General Manager Owain Miller and his team were fantastic. As this was a present,...More

Thank noelwilson2
Zip World T, Adventure Booking Centre at Zip World Slate Caverns, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hello there Noel, Thank you for taking time to write such an excellent review. Happy belated 60th Birthday! We are so pleased to hear that you had a fantastic time participating on our Titan zip wire at Zip World Slate Caverns. What a fantastic birthday...More

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Response from bengQ2431IR | Reviewed this property |
I went today and saw that they have a pet day care centre, unsure of coat though.
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Yes there are plenty of places for dogs to rest and drink.
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£65 pp at the moment
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