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We visited with my 2 year old grandson, the place itself was very tidy and the staff were very... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Bennettbrian
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Hebburn, United Kingdom
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We dug Diggerland!

Ever since our first born got into construction toys and we saw the advert for Diggerland we have... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Andrew S
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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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Diggerland is The Ultimate Adventure Theme Park Experience where children and adults alike can ride, drive and operate REAL diggers, dumpers and other full- size construction machinery. Diggerland is the perfect destination for action, fun and...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Riverside Industrial Estate | Durham, Langley Park DH7 9TT, England
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Reviewed 29 October 2018 via mobile

We visited with my 2 year old grandson, the place itself was very tidy and the staff were very pleasant and friendly. Height restrictions are in place for certain rides, 1m being the main one in place for the main rides. 0.9m for the smaller...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bennettbrian
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 30 October 2018

Hello there, Thank you for taking the time to visit the Diggerland Durham park & leaving a wonderful 5* review. We're thrilled to hear that your visit with your Grandson was an enjoyable family day out. We hope to see you again soon! Best wishes,...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

Ever since our first born got into construction toys and we saw the advert for Diggerland we have wanted to take him, so finally made it down this month from Scotland! This place is great! So much to do - we were only there for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Andrew S
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Andrew, Thank you for your 5* star TripAdvisor review, we are very pleased to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Diggerland.   Our team thoroughly enjoy reading about all of the happy digger devotees, who love coming to Diggerland, and leave our parks...More

Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We visited on Friday this week. The children enjoyed most of the activities using the diggers, but I think their favourites were the jeeps and go karts. The cafeteria serves pies and chips and so on. I liked going high up on the platform, but...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Dr_Waugh
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi there, Thank you for your 4* star TripAdvisor review with regards to your recent visit to Diggerland. Thank you also for your wonderful feedback, it’s delightful to read about your fantastic day with us! We look forward to seeing you back again soon! Best...More

Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

Visited today with my two grandchildren aged 8 & 3. Fabulous visit, would highly recommend. I found all of the staff to be exceptional, very helpful, friendly and a credit to the facility. Well done and will definitely return.More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Diane S
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 29 October 2018

Hi Diane, We work hard to provide a great day out for the whole family, so it is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your visit. The team are so pleased that your family enjoyed their visit to Diggerland Durham and hope that you will...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

We went to Diggerland with our 3 year old son. He was weary at first saying he was scared but after a trip in the safari car he was ready to go!! Due to the rain it wasn’t busy. The rain won’t put you off....More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 051
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hi there, We would like to thank you for taking the time to review your recent visit to Diggerland, we are glad you had a 5* day out! We work hard to provide a great day out for the whole family, so it is wonderful...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

Wife and I took 3 grandkids (10,7 and 5) for their birthday treat yesterday. The weather forecast was not too good for the morning but brightening up in the afternoon. This must have put some people off as there weren't that many visitors. We made...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steve J
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hi Steve, Thank you for your 5* star TripAdvisor review, it is great to read that you and your family enjoyed your visit to Diggerland Durham. The team always takes delight in reading the fantastic comments left by our guests. We will be sure to...More

Reviewed 14 October 2018

I'm handing the review over to my seven year old son so you can get an idea of what its like from the target audiences persective: The park is quite small, but thats not an issue as everything is right where little legs like it...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank PeteS1_12
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hi there, Many thanks for the brilliant 5* TripAdvisor review. We are so glad you enjoyed your recent visit to Diggerland. We work hard to provide a great day out for the whole family, so it is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your visit....More

Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

I have a 9year old boy a 8year old girl and a 2.5 year old boy. When we arrived they measured the little one and he was bang on the height restriction so we had to pay full (adult) price for all 3 children. Lucky...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hudsoncatherine
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hi there, Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to Diggerland Durham. We are very sorry that your visit to us didn't meet your expectations on this occasion. Thank you for your comments. Please be assured that we always welcome feedback,...More

Reviewed 6 October 2018 via mobile

Digger land I would say is aimed at children aged 4 or above. My nephew is nearly two and he was still slightly small for some of the rides, although this didn’t matter as it’s well equipped for younger kids with the soft play and...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank kylemccarrell
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 16 October 2018

Hi there, Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to Diggerland Durham. We are glad to hear you had a lovely day out with your nephew. Thank you also for your wonderful feedback, it’s delightful to read about your fantastic day...More

Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I went here with my seven year old little boy to celebrate MY Birthday Haha. We absolutely loved it. There was enough stuff to do without it being overwhelming and while it was busy we pretty much didn't have to queue for anything. It's really...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank StormSplitter
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 15 October 2018

HI there, Many thanks for taking the time to review your recent visit to Diggerland Durham. We are happy to hear that you enjoyed your birthday out, don't forget Diggerland isn't just for children! We hope you choose to visit one of our parks again...More

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dayofdiscovery
16 December 2017|
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Response from DiggerlandUK | Property representative |
Hello there, Diggerland re-opens on the 10th February 2018 but we have not yet released full opening times. Please check back to our website January time when we will have released our opening times. Best... More
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ndw78
12 October 2017|
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Response from DWF41 | Reviewed this property |
Yeah wellies would be a good idea, maybes a change of clothes for the car on the way back home
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Dani S
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Response from andymwood | Reviewed this property |
I'd mostly agree with fionaoroarty. Definitely spot on with the hotels - they're the ones I'd be going for. Obviously, TripAdvisor can give you a wider selection based on budget/expecation ;) Personally, I think Diggerland... More
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