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Backed by funds from the UEA there are great facilities here. Very high standard, well maintained... read more

Reviewed 19 February 2018
DerehamDad
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Dereham, United Kingdom
Great Sporting Facility in Norwich

I visit the Sportspark at least three times a week to play squash. The squash courts are good with... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Natalia R
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As someone who would regularly swim at weekends, I find that all too often the UEA pool, or at least the deep end is too often closed to members due to private galas and competitions. This is a public pool first and foremost, yet closed...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank KelwayB
Sportspark, General Manager at UEA Sportspark, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your recent review of the Sportspark. I apologise for the experience you have had. We review our pool timetable on a regular basis to ensure consistency and balance. Users competing in galas, club hire or swimming lessons also make up community users...More

Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

I visit the Sportspark at least three times a week to play squash. The squash courts are good with glass backs and lots and lots of sitting to watch. The sportspark is well run and the reception team are always happy to help and friendly....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Natalia R
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

The sportspark has a lot of different activities to offer and all for a very reasonable price. It is very popular so always busy, if wanting to use the courts or book on to any exercise classes ensure you call up at 24 hours before....More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Sportspark, Front Office Manager at UEA Sportspark, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2018

HI Hannah, thanks for your comments and rating. I will mention to our cleaning staff and those carrying out checks your feedback on the changing rooms. I'm sorry you mentioned this and couldn't see a change! In terms of access we do offer a pool...More

Reviewed 8 June 2018

I run courses now and then at the Sportpark and I have nothing but praise for all of the staff, whether in Reception, generally helping throughout the complex or serving in the cafe, which by the way has an excellent menu that is applauded by...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Sportspark, Guest Relations Manager at UEA Sportspark, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2018

Hi Liam, thank you so much for your excellent review. We are happy to hear you are a repeat booker and enjoy using the facilities. See you again soon!

Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

I had previously joined the gym in 2005 and stopped after a year, but after recently becoming a bronze member to start swimming with my son on regular basis I thought I’d join the gym as well so my first session was completed today with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Kellie H
Sportspark, Guest Relations Manager at UEA Sportspark, responded to this reviewResponded 28 May 2018

Hi Kellie, that is great to hear that! I will pass on your comments to our team and can't wait to see you around the building :) Thanks

Reviewed 12 May 2018 via mobile

We were looking so forward for our daughter to do some athletics But unfortunately she didn’t feel welcome neither us. We watched carefully how everyone was encouraged by staffs to give it a go but not our daughter. We left in the middle of the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Sportspark, Guest Relations Manager at UEA Sportspark, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Hi there, was this the Athletics event run by Athletics Norfolk on Saturday? We just hired out the track to Athletics Norfolk so we were not involved with the running of the event. I'm sure they would like to here your feedback. Here is their...More

Reviewed 8 May 2018

We have just returned from a weekend in Norwich where we attended a three day swimming event here. I just feel compelled to say what a pleasure it was to spend time here. The facility is well looked after and all members of staff were...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Sportspark, Guest Relations Manager at UEA Sportspark, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2018

Hi Vickie, thank you so much for your review! I will pass your feedback onto our team and we hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

There really is nothing good about this cafe at all. Overpriced, poor choice and bad service. Please take the time to walk 3 minutes further to a much better cafe on campus!

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

Backed by funds from the UEA there are great facilities here. Very high standard, well maintained, not too expensive to hire and reasonable car parking.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

I've been using Sportspark for pretty much as long as it's been open - initially for swimming via local clubs and while I was a student, and more recently for the gym, squash and occasional fitness classes too. Let me start by saying that I...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Sportspark, General Manager at UEA Sportspark, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

HI Will, thanks for leaving your review, we have tried to answer all comments below - The 60p charge is variable as some classes, bookings and courses include the 60p charge pre-paid by their course or event bookers while others exclude the 60p fee resulting...More

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Megan E
21 August 2018|
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Response from Sportspark | Property representative |
Hi Megan, yes we have changing rooms upstairs with dryers! If you ask the reception team when you arrive they will be happy o show you the changing rooms or point you in the right direction. Thanks
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Chloe T
20 March 2018|
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Response from Sportspark | Property representative |
Hi Chloe, yes we do sell jackets and beans on toast (in the morning) to see our full menu visit our website. Thanks
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