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Hovercraft Adventures

The Hop Farm | Whetsted Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6PZ, England
+44 844 358 4505
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First go at hovercraft racing

My wife got us 10 laps + training laps for two people ,so my son and I booked up easily and did the... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2017
paulmark24fang
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Crawley, United Kingdom
Quad biking - Will definitely go again!

I battle to find activities to keep my son (13) & daughter (15) off gadgets doing something they... read more

Reviewed 2 November 2017
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As the UK's leading provider of Hovercrafting experiences, we pride ourselves in ensuring that all who visit us have a fantastic experience. What are you waiting for? Come and join in the fun! Our Hovercraft Experiences last between one and two hours, are intense and fast paced. You'll be surprised who shines as the fastest pilot, and anyone can take part as long as they're in reasonable health. You don't need a driving licence and pilots can be as young as 12 years old.
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  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible10%
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“quad biking” (6 reviews)
“great fun” (14 reviews)
“main track” (2 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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The Hop Farm | Whetsted Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6PZ, England
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+44 844 358 4505
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Reviewed 17 November 2017

My wife got us 10 laps + training laps for two people ,so my son and I booked up easily and did the hovercraft racing today, we arrived early via a dirt track road, there is a small parking area although quite muddy.we signed in,read...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017 via mobile

I battle to find activities to keep my son (13) & daughter (15) off gadgets doing something they will both enjoy. Quad biking did the trick! I was a little worried that, having rained all day, it may spoil some of the fun. No! It...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2017

Great fun, easy to pick-up and has left me now wanting to try something more challenging. Can't beat going sideways!

Thank Gavin B
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Took 13 & 15 year old nephews. So excited. So disappointed. In the pictures and descriptions it looks as if you go on a small lake on a huge field. In reality you're in the corner of a field, going around in a circle (not...More

Thank Jill S
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Bought this hovercraft experience for my grandchildren (14 & 17). They had a wonderful time. The instruction was thorough and patiently delivered, and the health and safety precautions were fully covered without being over the top. My grandchildren had a whale of a time and...More

Thank AlisonDyke
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Had a great time doing this so different, good venue friendly helpful staff my advice to anyone thinking of this is do it and book the extra 5laps ill be back and soon :-)

Thank lorrainea490
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Great people, fun, friendly, lovely area, unusual activity ...definitely recommend to other adventurous people the hovercraft activity.

Thank suzibarkinmad
Reviewed 10 July 2017

I booked this for our wedding anniversary for my husband, myself and our two sons (17 and 14). Our instructor Tim was so patient, kind and helpful and we had literally the best day. It was fairly easy to do once Tim had showed us...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Purchased via Groupon at £26 per person (normally £50). Also have to pay £10 for weekend bookings making it £36 per person. Total time on the quad is 15 min where you go round a field - total experience 25 minutes Having driven 90 minutes...More

Thank gemmawhippy
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

At first I struggled to control the hovercraft but it didn't take long to get to grips with; before long I was drifting and pulling 360' spins! I recommend it as it is something different to the norm. Toby our instructor was great too; very...More

Thank Paul L
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