FAQ

Clear your doubts.

What is the axe throw? How it works ?

Axe throwing is a sport that originated in Canada, with greater growth in the USA and now expanding in Europe as well. Native Axes is a pioneer in the sport in Portugal. Come and have fun with your friends, family, co-workers or even alone to meet new people. Come and create your team and face the competitors of our league. It’s the first time ? Don’t worry, our coaches will explain throwing techniques and safety rules so you can have fun with this new activity!

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It's dangerous ?

The Native Axes team took all the necessary measures and protocols to offer you the best possible experience and in complete safety, from the construction of our tracks to the type of axes used, as well as strict control of the rules of practice by of our coaches during the session. The first 10 minutes are dedicated to check-in and a safety briefing so you know all the rules of the game.

What is the minimum age ?

The axe throwing activity is reserved for adults (+18 years old).
Children over 6 years old can participate accompanied by a legal representative only at times and days defined by Native Axes for these practice, reserved for accompanied children.

How to dress to throw axes?

Come as you wish … your only obligation is to wear closed shoes (no sandals / Hawaiians / slippers or high heels).

How much does it cost ?

The price varies between 14 € (for students only with presentation of the student card at check in) up to 17.5 € for a person alone in shared target.

Can I be late?

If you arrive late, your activity time will be reduced and will end at the scheduled time. In addition, you will miss the initial security briefing. Native Axes and all its staff are grateful if you arrive before the scheduled time (10 minutes).

What is the duration?

The minimum duration is 1 hour and 10 minutes but it is possible to reserve two hours on our website.

Don’t forget you always have to book your ticket through our online booking page.

Can I come alone? How it works ?

Yes, of course! You have the possibility to join other members who also came alone and want to share a target or you can reserve your private target if you prefer to throw alone.

What are the opening hours?

Natives Axes works:

Wed to Fri from 17h – 20h
Saturdays 14h – 22h and
Sundays from 10h – 20h

Is it mandatory to book? How to book? Which payment methods are avaiable ?

Native Axes works 100% online, create your account, make a reservation by paying online.

Accepted payment methods are: MB WAY, ATM, Paypal, VISA and Mastercard

How many targets do I need to reserve? if we are more than 4 people?

To ensure your safety as well as your enjoyment, the maximum number of people per target is 4, if the group is larger, it will be necessary to divide the group into two targets.

For example, if the group is 6 people, 3 are on one target and 3 on another or 4 on one target and 2 on another.

The targets have a maximum capacity of 4 people, if you reserve only for two people you may have to share the target with up to two more people independent of your group.

If you prefer to have the target all to yourself and less than 4 people can always reserve a private target (when booking select 4 tickets = full target)

We consider a group from 4 people, that is 1 complete targets.

Can I book without prior payment?

It is not possible to reserve your ticket without prior payment. We advise you to make your reservation in advance. You should do this through our website or on the spot via MBway, and the place will always be subject to the availability of seats / tracks. Ideally, book at least 2 hours before your scheduled activity time

How does the gift voucher work? How to transmit it to the recipient? How long is the voucher valid for?

The gift voucher allows you to offer one or more people a gift and a unique experience, you have the possibility to receive and send the gift directly to your recipient by email. To validate your entry, present your QR code directly on your smartphone or print your voucher with QR code and present the document to our staff.

What if I have to cancel? What are your terms and conditions?

If you have to cancel your trip you have the possibility to choose another date (72 hours before the time and estimated date ask for it.

If you cancel:

15 days before: choose a new date the full refund
7 days before: choose a new date 30% will be deducted from the total amount
72h before: choose a new date or 50% will be deducted from total value

Can I bring my food and drinks?

Native Axes and its partners have everything they need to eat and drink. It is not allowed to bring food from outside.

How to reserve our space for an event, birthday, team building etc ...? What is the minimum and maximum number of people that we can accommodate at the same time?

To book our space for your event or your company contact us so we can present our best conditions. Native Axes specializes in organizing personalized events. Native Axes is licensed to host up to 48 people on site due to the security rules issued by Portuguese institutions.

Can friends come in just to see?

Native Axes works behind closed doors, we are limited in terms of space and number of people in our location, for that reason, only people with an effective reservation will be admitted to practice the activity.

How to throw an axe? It's difficult ?

Throwing an axe is very easy, we have a brief explanation on our home page. Most people manage to hit the target after a few launches, however our coaches are present to explain how to launch and correct their technique.