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Yorkshire Wheel - CLOSED

York, England
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Bye bye wheel

The Torkshire Wheel has now closed down and is being dismantled. The operators would like to return... read more

Reviewed 10 October 2013
Paul H
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York, United Kingdom
via mobile
A nice day out!

It was my first time in York, but in April 2013 I'd been to Scarborough with my boyfriend and on... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2013
Samantha W
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Pontefract, United Kingdom
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good45%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
10 Oct 2013
“Bye bye wheel”
8 Oct 2013
“A nice day out!”
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Reviewed 10 October 2013 via mobile

The Torkshire Wheel has now closed down and is being dismantled. The operators would like to return in the future

21  Thank Paul H
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Reviewed 8 October 2013

It was my first time in York, but in April 2013 I'd been to Scarborough with my boyfriend and on our way back we were required to changeover at York. We reached our destination train and set off, I originally saw the Wheel then and...More

2  Thank Samantha W
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Reviewed 29 September 2013

My Wife and i were in York for the day and deceided to try the wheel the pensioners price is fair as for the experiance it was very good the commentary was very informative and the views were tremendous

3  Thank Eric F
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Reviewed 22 September 2013

Customer service was excellent, the girl on the entrance advised us to book online to save money which we did. We went in the VIP cabin which was fun and enjoyed getting a birds eye view of York whilst drinking champagne. Not at all disappointed...More

1  Thank Amy1725
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Reviewed 19 September 2013

Visited york with family friends, and decided on a spur to go on the wheel, which after 3 years, is due to leave York at the end of September. As 4 pensioners - able to get concession and the the cost is £5.50 per person....More

1  Thank wfmf
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Reviewed 15 September 2013

Many cities have them There's the London Eye and the Wiener Riesenrad. How they all differ, of course, is the view that they offer. The view from atop the York Wheel is peerless. I you can't manage the stairs at the Minster, then this is...More

Thank Victor_Ludorum
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Reviewed 1 September 2013

We visited on a recent holiday in York. Having been on the London Eye a number of times, we were interested to see how this compares. Unfortunately, not very well. If you want a detailed view of York railway station, then this is for you....More

1  Thank Sarek12000
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Reviewed 1 September 2013

My Wife, Son and I decided to go on this whilst visiting York last week. We all thoroughly enjoyed the experience and gave an excellent view over the City. The Staff were very friendly, courteous and helpful. We were very disappointed to hear that the...More

Thank noonoosdad
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

We opted for the hop on bus and wheel tour package. The queue was rather large at lunch time but it was quickly moved along. We ended up having a pod to ourselves and the views were great. You only get about 4 complete revolutions...More

Thank WeWantAnotherHoliday
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Reviewed 29 August 2013

The Yorkshire Wheel is a scaled down London Eye, only 60 metres tall. It is situated in the grounds of a hotel on a temporary basis and I understand only until 13th Sept 2013 when it will be dismantled. The ride itself is perfectly good,...More

Thank MartinatDesk
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