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Fun for all.....

A lovely location set in natural surroundings and comprising a range of rides and activities with... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
London, United Kingdom
Fantastic day out for all the family

Plenty of rides to keep all ages and levels of participation happy. Having been a regular to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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PLEASE NOTE: THEME PARK IS NOW CLOSED FOR THE WINTER, RE-OPENING ON 11 APRIL 2019. Escape to Lightwater Valley and discover the excitement of a day bursting with thrills, chills and adventure for the whole family, whatever the weather!
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
North Stainley, Ripon HG4 3NB, England
+44 1765 635321
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Plenty of rides to keep all ages and levels of participation happy. Having been a regular to Flamingo Land, we fancied a change. We got the VIP tickets, which were excellent value with a good range of food choices with the meal deal. There is...More

Thank sjw2445
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The rides that were open were good, we were disappointed with the farm, most animals were plastic and the bird of prey part was closed without being told this on entry. I feel we should of had reduced rates as lots of bits were closed,...More

Thank Linzi3012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place reminded me of Banksy's Dismaland. Charged peak prices for October half term and half the things were shut. Was looking forward to trying the ultimate... Shut with no warning on the website or entrance, no discounts offered. Large pirate ship, shut. All the...More

Thank neilg752
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have visited lightwater many times but this is the first time in Halloween. It was great, they had really put in lots of effort to make it creepy with lots of staff dressed up and a fun scary maze and walk through. Also, because...More

Thank 912jacquelinel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a really great day, my 3 year old son loved it, was big enough for lots of rides, the frightwater valley theme was good, not too scary, the staff were all amazing, all getting into the spirit of things, especially the guy dressed up...More

Thank Hayley2528
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Disappointed to say the least, having previously been to the last 2 years Halloween trips to Lightwater Valley this years was very disappointing, arrived on Sunday 28th October with my partner and children aged 10 years, 12 years, and 16 years, upon arrival didn’t seem...More

3  Thank Julie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Frightwater Valley as it has been a big hit recently. The scare entrance was okay as most little children went round so was scary for them, thought that at 2 or 4 at least it would be a little more scary. No I was...More

1  Thank Secretshopper404
LightwaterValley, Manager at Lightwater Valley Theme Park, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for your comments.We have acted on customer feedback this year which was that the park was too scary for younger children and there was no way of avoiding the scares, so this year we had an all new and even scarier Scare Maze...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely location set in natural surroundings and comprising a range of rides and activities with something to suit all ages. From high adrenalin thrill rides to more sedate Swan pedaloes on the lake. My particular favourite was the falconry centre where number of different...More

Thank andicarre
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was the second time we have visited Lightwater Valley with our kids, the first time we came to Frightwater Valley a couple of years ago (which was a fantastic day) but this year our half term fell early so the Hallowe’en themed attractions were...More

Thank alib0bs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Been here sinse i was a kid now 36 years old . And this park has had no money spent on it for years on any new rides . If u can call fair ground type rides new then they dont count things that can...More

1  Thank crad08
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Response from vickyst123 | Reviewed this property |
You don’t need them we went on a Saturday in school holidays and didn’t have queue for more than 20 mins for anything
12 August 2018|
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Response from Growingoldnotup | Reviewed this property |
Hi, Not been myself, but have heard positive things from others regarding halloween and fireworks. Not much help. Sorry.
11 August 2018|
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Response from arfanali247 | Reviewed this property |
To be honest it is a good ride but some kids get panicked when they go up and the first drop comes. But the 2ndd drop is very fast and it hurts your knees so make sure you have soft item between them to stop them banging... More