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Waynesville Recreation Center

550 Vance St, Waynesville, NC 28786-3779
+1 828-456-2030
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Best Recreation Center

I thoroughly enjoyed being a member over the summer. The facilities are the best I have... read more

Reviewed March 3, 2018
Liza0330
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Murchison, Texas
Nah, it can't decide if it's a public pool, an elderly rehab home, or a gym.

Not a bad place. I'm sure it's attractive to some, but for me... 1) Too many old people: No... read more

Reviewed June 10, 2017
William P
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average2%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
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“kiddie pool” (2 reviews)
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550 Vance St, Waynesville, NC 28786-3779
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+1 828-456-2030
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed being a member over the summer. The facilities are the best I have experienced. The staff is friendly and helpful and everything is very clean. There are a wide range of classes and even day-long excursion opportunities.

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Reviewed June 10, 2017

Not a bad place. I'm sure it's attractive to some, but for me... 1) Too many old people: No offense, but it's more like the rec room at a Home for the Elderly. 2) Too dark. Lighting upstairs is totally inadequate. It's literally dark, like...More

3  Thank William P
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Reviewed May 23, 2017

Great place to exercise, friendly, clean and welcoming ! Great place to exercise rain or shine . Afterwards you can sit by the river and relax !

1  Thank jempottery
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Reviewed April 11, 2017

This facility has become and excellent local resource over a rather brief period. Communication with the public is very good and politeness is ever-present.

Thank Charles A
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Reviewed February 10, 2017

From the pool, to the exercise equipment, to the climate-controlled raquetball courts, everything here is first rate. The only thing that would make the center better is a hot tub. Still it is so worth the low monthly membership rate!

Thank sdturley
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Reviewed November 23, 2016 via mobile

Went to rec center as we always do on Monday Wednesday and Friday to take Karen's class along with 25to 30 other older Silver Sneekers only to be greeted by Karen to say they had a"parting of the ways" I approached her supervisor Tim and...More

Thank Tom V
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Reviewed November 10, 2016

We take our children here often. They love the pool and we get to set in the shallow water and relax while they play.

Thank Michael G
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

In the winter time when you cant go out to play go to the rec center for all kinds of activities, racquetball, swimming, treadmill, walking exercise equipment for every need ,basketball and come summer you have outdoor activities stop by check it out

Thank Joy W
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Reviewed July 26, 2016

Just joined a couple of months ago. Taking Zumba Gold and really enjoying it! Quite a workout! Have also been shown some of the equipment, a lot of which is new, and am looking forward to trying it. Was impressed that the employee showing how...More

Thank Diane W
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Reviewed July 16, 2016 via mobile

This is an amazing and huge place. Two pools, basketball, weights, exercise equipment and more. Plenty of parking. Locker rooms, sign in desk. Accepts Golden Slipper in lieu of a paid membership.

1  Thank OpinionGuru
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