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Riviera International Centre

Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5LZ, England
+44 1803 299992
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Quite busy and not really for swimming,

We only visited here whilst at a loose end on a rainy day. Its a nice little pool but it's far too... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ecomentalist
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Bishop Middleham, United Kingdom
Not suitable for families or serious swimmers

More expensive than other pools but I guess that's down to the tourist location. There's a car park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
louladou
,
Wellingborough, United Kingdom
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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 and services. Within the Riviera International Conference Centre, you will find not just leisure facilities but also dedicated function facilities able to look after every type of event, from dinners, weddings, concerts, parties, exhibitions, banquets and meetings to large conferences.Our business is diverse, as are the needs of our customers. For whatever reason you visit the RICC, we wish you an enjoyable experience.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible9%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
LOCATION
Chestnut Avenue, Torquay TQ2 5LZ, England
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+44 1803 299992
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We only visited here whilst at a loose end on a rainy day. Its a nice little pool but it's far too busy for any kind of swimming - maybe they should rope off the bottom third of the pool into a couple of swimming...More

Thank Ecomentalist
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear Ecomentalist, Thank you for taking the time to review Waves Leisure Pool. We offer adult only swims in the morning and evening during the week for lane swimming and our wave machine and flume opening times are detailed on the website every day so...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

More expensive than other pools but I guess that's down to the tourist location. There's a car park but it isn't free, I think we paid £2 for 2 hours. Changing rooms are a bit dated but spacious. No family changing room, separate male/female changing...More

Thank louladou
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good place for gids and water play, with the wave machine. However if you want to swim, forget it as there is no room.

Thank Anthony P
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear Anthony, Thank you for taking the time to review Waves Leisure Pool. We do have morning and evening adults only swim sessions during the week, should you wish to give our pool another try. Many thanks, RICC

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not bad - changing rooms clean and plenty of lockers. Pool quite dated and cold in comparison to others closer to home. Kids area average. Waves not on long enough. Huge gangs of teenagers not swimming just talking taking up the whole centre of the...More

Thank YorkshireSummer
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Dear YorkshireSummer, Thank you for your review of our centre, we're disappointed to hear that you found Waves Leisure Pool cold, it is heated to an average of 30 degrees (although when new water is added this can drop temporarily). We will look into this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good prices for a long swim. The waves are fantastic and also the flume is really good. Kids loved it and so did I. Plenty of space in changing rooms. Lovely showers and plenty of them

Thank tammy v
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Tammy, Thanks for taking the time to write a review, we're really pleased that you enjoyed the facilities and we hope to see you again soon. Thanks RICC

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I swim here quite a lot the pool itself is warm and i love the wave machine. The down side is the fact they allow kids to come into the deep end of the pool even though there is plenty of space further up for...More

Thank paulamichelle c
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi paulamichelle c, Thank you for your feedback. Best wishes, RICC

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I took my son and another boy swimming and had a rather lovely time. The pool was a bit cold, but had fun. After we had some food in the Cafe area which was ok.

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Thank michellehall110
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Michelle, Thank you for taking the time to review our pool and cafe, we're pleased that you had a lovely time and hope to see you again soon. Thanks RICC

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My son (8 yrs) loves it here, the slide is great and the pool is warm. The wave pool is fun and lifeguards always around. I have an 18 month old too and I find that this pool is not the best for her though...More

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Thank Carolyn R
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Carolyn, Thank you for taking the time to review Waves Leisure Pool and the Aqua Lounge, we're pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit and we hope to see you again soon. Thanks RICC

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect location, everything clean and nice staff. What else? Functionality and confort everywhere. Super!

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Thank tinaf919
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Tina, Thank you so much for your review, we really appreciate your feedback. Thanks, RICC

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great coffee and Great food Staff very friendly and very helpful also nice and clean and a great little Soft Play Area for the children... and lovely that well behaved dogs are allowed in Also nice outside area great when the weather is hot ......More

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Thank Elaine248
Becky C, Public Relations Manager at Riviera International Centre, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Elaine, Thanks for taking the time to review us, we're glad that you enjoyed Waves Leisure Pool, the Aqua Lounge and that you managed to catch some of the fantastic weather! We hope to see you again soon, RICC

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