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So much fun

The staff at Juniper Leisure are completely committed to delivering an enjoyable experience, best... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Poole, United Kingdom
via mobile
Spectators can have fun too.....

This was a birthday present from my granddaughter to her dad, my son in law, and what a great... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Southampton, United Kingdom
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Baileys Down, Winchester, England
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Can’t rate this experience highly enough. 11/10. A lifelong tank obsession was satisfied in one day. Juniper leisure went above and beyond and exceed all of our expectations. The instructors are knowledgeable, experienced, kind and funny. Our group was a combination of lunatic and cautious...More

4  Thank CommanderKain
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed August 31, 2016

The experience itself was very good ( or so my mum said ). We were told upon arrival by a lady who was possible the rudest person I have ever encountered that we had to pay £10 each to spectate. This was after a few...More

4  Thank Clive B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The staff at Juniper Leisure are completely committed to delivering an enjoyable experience, best Sunday morning I’ve had in ages.

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a birthday present from my granddaughter to her dad, my son in law, and what a great present it turned out to be. Not only did we spectators get to ride on a couple of the vehicles, we were supplied with copious amounts...More

1  Thank Richegirl
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I bought this experience for my dad and I for Christmas, as he drives past the site on the way to work and always talks about it. Really great experience, lots of fun and highly recommended. The set up is great; very well organised and...More

Thank LindsayR981
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my 60th birthday present - I had always wanted to drive a tank - and what a present. Instructors were excellent and I felt more and more confident as the morning went on. Organisation was extremely good and Dot kept us all in...More

Thank Pam M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent time, rain had left everything wet and claggy, mud everywhere! But great fun, sorry for those who had not thought about clothing enough. Staff were real fun and reassuring, kit all worked, fire was brilliant and my wife assures me the hot chocolate was...More

Thank johnfpedley
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

Highly recommended! Five of us went, two being young children (8 and 11). The kids loved it, and Kev made us all feel very welcome. We all had fun on the tanks whether we were riding on them, driving them or climbing on them for...More

Thank Debbie F
Reviewed September 29, 2018

This is a well run and organised event in which you get to drive 4 armoured vehicles. Whilst the various tanks are out on the tracks the staff take out other tanks giving rides to spectators who are charged £10 for which they get to...More

Thank GOG1957
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Hen do for 8 girls. Absolutely brilliant. One of the best days of my year! Only one of us drove but the seven of us spectating had a blast also. I highly recommend this experience.

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed September 24, 2018 via mobile

8 of us descended on Juniper Leisure on 15th September for my friends Hen Do, she had no idea what was coming! This experience was so different to any other hen do I've been on before, who can say they've driven a Chieftain tank dressed...More

Thank Becca1983186338
Reviewed September 19, 2018

This was a 70th birthday present for my husband and has to go down as one of the best presents ever! The whole team at Juniper Leisure made the day so enjoyable for drivers and spectators - from the perfect safety control, organisation and fabulous...More

1  Thank Tricia P
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June 14, 2018|
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Response from sussexshaws | Reviewed this property |
If he is mobile enough to climb a ladder, possible in wet, muddy conditions so maybe wearing wellies, then he will be fine, as will his brothers. J think the others have covers everything else. Hope he enjoys his day as... More
Nicky O
June 23, 2017|
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Response from Colin D | Reviewed this property |
Tasty food is available on site. No need to borrow a tank to find a pub nearby. ;)
Tasha C
June 10, 2016|
Response from RojjerB18 | Reviewed this property |
There are chairs and tables available both in the open and under cover in the canteen area. The loos are clean and are actually on the tank ground, no distance at all. I have no idea of your disability but have seen other... More