+ How do I book?

You can book on our Book Now page to book online. All booking confirmations will be sent to the email address provided. If you have a special request and want to bespoke an event please email us at info@thearchertype.co.uk

+ How many players are needed to play Archery Tag?

A minimum of 6 players are required for a game to play, a maximum of 20 players can play at any one time.

+ Will it hurt?

All our arrows are foam tipped ( like a big marshmallow) so impact feels like being hit with a beanbag , it's noticeable that you've been hit but it doesn't hurt! Archery Tag leaves no bruises from being struck by an arrow, and is known as a family friendly version of paintball that's competitive and fun!

+ Is there an age restriction?

The recommended age is 10 and older. Those who are 16 and under must be supervised by a parent/guardian. Only individuals who are 18 years of age are able to sign the waiver.

+ How long is one game?

You have 10 minutes for target practice and 60 minutes in the arena! Each game lasts between 5 - 10 minutes.

+ What clothing and footwear should I wear?

Please wear comfortable clothing and suitable footwear to run in.

+ What equipment do I need?

All equipment is provided by The Archertype. This includes combat bows, foam tipped arrows, face masks and arm guards.

+ What is your cancellation policy?

A cancellation fee of 100% of admission cost applies for cancellations made less than 24 hours in advance, or in case of no-show. A cancellation fee of 50% of admission cost applies for cancellations made less than one week in advance of event date.

+ What forms of payment do you accept?

We accept payments via cash or credit card, bookings are all subject to a 50% deposit online that is non-refundable.

+ What if one person of my party has cancelled/dropped out?

Please try and find a replacement as soon as possible. If one person is a no-show, a 10% payment of the price will be charged.

+ Can I turn up on the door and play?

We are open by bookings only, so all groups must book online on the to reserve their time slot.

+ What if I have more people who want to join my session

Discounted pricing for private groups / special offers and coupons are all only available for online bookings. For any additional players that are added on the day of the session will be charge at RRP: £20 per person.

+ Can I play with my own group or will it be a mixed group?

You can make a private booking for up to 20 people (35 for a Corporate event booking), of your own friends (or enemies!). Alternatively you can pop along to an open sessions where it will be a mixed groups of individuals keen to play Combat Archery, participants often become fast friends when dodging arrows!

+ I've organised a Hen / Stag do - can the Hen / Stag come in fancy dress?

Absolutely! We encourage them to come in different costumes and we can arrange special events such as firing squads at request of the group - just be sure to mark out whose lucky day it is!