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Karting Guernsey

Victoria Avenue, St Sampson, Guernsey, GY2 4BB

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Introduction

  • Services / facilities within the building include a Kart Workshop, and a Party Function Room.
  • Services / facilities within the grounds include an adult and a child Karting Track.
  • Comments View
    • The Karting Track is used for private parties, team endurance race meetings and Grand Prix race meetings.
    • There is a two drive cart available.
    • There is wheelchair access to the viewing area at trackside.

Location

  • There is not a bus stop within 150m (164yds) of the venue.

Opening Times

  • Monday Closed.
  • Tuesday Closed.
  • Wednesday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Thursday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Friday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Saturday 09:00 - 17:00.
  • Sunday 09:00 - 17:00.

Parking

  • The venue does have its own car park.
  • Venue Car Park View
    • Parking is free for all users.
    • The car park is located in front of the Karting Workshop.
    • The car park type is open air/surface.
    • There is/are 0 Blue Badge parking bay(s) within the car park.
    • The route from the car park to the entrance is accessible to a wheelchair user with assistance.
    • Assistance may be required because there is/are slopes/ramps.
    • The car park surface is concrete.
    • There is not a road to cross between the car park and the entrance.
    • The car park does not have a height restriction barrier.
  • Drop-off Point View
    • There is not a designated drop off point.
  • Comments View
    • Parking is also available at the rear of the Karting Workshop with direct access to the Party Function Room.

Outside Access (Hire Kart Reception Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the side of the building, next to the track.
    • There is ramped/sloped or stepped access at this entrance.
    • There is not a bell/buzzer.
    • There is not an intercom.
    • The main door(s) open(s) away from you (push).
    • The door(s) is/are double width.
    • The door(s) is/are permanently held open.
    • The width of the door opening is 150cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located on the path to the right of the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The ramp/slope does bypass the step(s).
  • Step(s) View
    • The step(s) is/are located to the left of the entrance.
    • There is/are 6 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are between 15cm and 18cm.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are 16cm.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the step(s).
    • The handrail(s) is/are on the left going up.
    • Handrails are not at the recommended height (90cm-100cm).
    • Handrails do cover the flight of stairs throughout its length.
    • Handrails are easy to grip.
    • Handrails do not extend horizontally beyond the first and last steps.
  • Comments View
    • The handrail is 110cm high from the pitch line.
    • The lower handrail is 50cm high from the pitch line.

Outside Access (Karting Shop and Workshop Entrance)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the venue, facing the car park.
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access at this entrance.
    • There is not a bell/buzzer.
    • There is not an intercom.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is/are single width.
    • The door(s) may be difficult to open.
    • The width of the door opening is 76cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located in front of the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is steep.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is not a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The width of the ramp/slope is 85cm (2ft 9in).
    • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).
  • Step(s) View
    • The step(s) is/are located in the doorway.
    • There is/are 1 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are not clearly marked.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are not between 15cm and 18cm.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are 4cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Reception

  • The desk/counter is 3m (3yd 10in) from the Hire Kart Reception Entrance.
  • There is level access to the desk/counter from the entrance.
  • The desk/counter is high (110cm+).
  • The desk/counter does not have a low (76cm or lower) section.
  • The lighting levels are moderate to good.
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • Comments View
    • There is a Registration Kiosk to the left of the Reception Desk.
    • The height of the Registration Kiosk table is 106cm.
    • The chairs are fixed, do not have armrests and swivel.
    • There are registration computers.
    • The height to the top of the computer screen is 130cm.
    • There is seating without armrests facing the Reception Desk.

Inside Access (Reception and Workshop)

  • There is level access to the service(s).
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Music is played at trackside.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are moderate to good.

Outside Access (Party Function Room)

  • Entrance View
    • This information is for the entrance located at the front of the Party Function Room, at the rear of the Karting Workshop.
    • There is ramped/sloped and stepped access at this entrance.
    • There is not a bell/buzzer.
    • There is not an intercom.
    • The main door(s) open(s) towards you (pull).
    • The door(s) is/are single width.
    • The door(s) may be difficult to open.
    • The width of the door opening is 84cm.
  • Ramp/Slope View
    • The ramp/slope is located on the path, to the left of the entrance.
    • The gradient of the ramp/slope is slight.
    • The ramp/slope is permanent.
    • There is a level landing at the top of the ramp/slope.
    • There is a/are handrail(s) at the ramp.
    • The handrail(s) is/are on the right going up.
    • The ramp/slope does not bypass the step(s).
  • Step(s) View
    • The step(s) is/are located in the doorway.
    • There is/are 1 step(s).
    • The step(s) is/are clearly marked.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are not between 15cm and 18cm.
    • The height of the step(s) is/are 7cm.
    • There is not a/are not handrail(s) at the step(s).

Inside Access (Party Function Room)

  • There is level access to the service(s).
  • There is not a hearing assistance system.
  • This venue does play background music.
  • Music is played during some functions.
  • Motorised scooters are allowed in public parts of the venue.
  • The lighting levels are good.
  • Comments View
    • There are tables in the Party Function Room.
    • The table height is 70cm.
    • There are chairs with and without armrests.

2 Seater Karts

  • 2 seater karts are available.
  • The 2 seater karts can be used to chauffeur people with disabilities who may be unable to drive.
  • The 2 seater karts are designed so that anyone with a disability will be able to just use the pedals, just steer, do both or non at all.
  • This service must be pre booked.

Accessible Toilet

  • Accessible toilet facilities are not available.

Standard Toilet(s)

  • Availability and Location of Standard Toilets View
    • Standard toilet facilities are not available.
  • Comments View
    • Customers can use the standard toilets at the adjacent Belgraves Sports and Social Club.
    • The toilets are on the outer wall of the Social Club building and are approximately 100 metres away from the Karting Track.
    • The toilets were locked at the time of the survey.

Additional Info

  • Documents are not available in Braille.
  • Documents are not available in large print.
  • A member of staff trained in BSL skills is not normally on duty.