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Plane Spotter Heaven

Runway views amazing, comfortable environment, very little noise, you can sit in bed and watch... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2015
Julie J
Crewe, United Kingdom
Biggles time!

Want to land a 737? This is the place to do it....great staff and superb instruction. It feels... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2014
Market Deeping, United Kingdom
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7 Jan 2015
“Plane Spotter Heaven”
5 Dec 2014
“Close to Heathrow”
Be a Airline Pilot for a Day and fulfil your dream of flying a big, powerful jet airliner! Go behind the scenes inside a professional airline training centre at Heathrow or Gatwick and take the controls of a £10-million Airbus or Boeing full-motion...more
| Cambridge Airport, Gate E, Hounslow UB7 9BL, England
+44 370 350 0747
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Reviewed 7 January 2015

Runway views amazing, comfortable environment, very little noise, you can sit in bed and watch planes landing and taking off. Tea and coffee making facilities very good, a few biscuits would have been nice. Shame we did not know the destination of the planes taking...More

Date of experience: December 2014
Thank Julie J
Reviewed 5 December 2014

Liked location clean smart very pleasant place to stay no noise and hotel facilities very good no issues with anything

Date of experience: November 2014
4  Thank Loosemoose L
Reviewed 18 August 2014

Want to land a 737? This is the place to do it....great staff and superb instruction. It feels very real but the Pilot will talk you through following a proper pre-flight briefing. You even get to decide where to take off and land....I chose Vegas...More

Date of experience: July 2014
3  Thank MikeB843
Reviewed 17 September 2013

Not sure if I would have thought of or gone to the trouble of coming here had I not been brought along by a friend and his corporate event after a more deserving person suddenly couldn't take part. The website and other reviews spell out...More

Date of experience: May 2013
3  Thank Joe S
Reviewed 23 June 2013

This is my first ever review on tripadvisor so here we go. It's out of this world, a great day out if you like aviation and a treat if you have kids. Recommended

Date of experience: June 2013
5  Thank Paul L
Reviewed 10 April 2013

Absolutely brilliant and well worth a booking for the plane crazy people around. Nearest to the real thing by far. Instructor (from Easy Jet) very amiable and selected a level suitable for me with some tasks thrown in. It was my day and he made...More

Date of experience: March 2013
4  Thank KandD211
Reviewed 13 March 2013

I purchased this for my husbands Christmas, he is very difficult to buy for and I knew a friend of his had done this and enjoyed it. Met Chris the trainer and after a quick briefing and explanation of the controls we were escorted onto...More

Date of experience: March 2013
1  Thank Ddaw
Reviewed 28 January 2013

Steve from Virtual Aviation helped me not only plan my trip, recommended an awesome place to stay, but also provided me with the most amazing flight simulator experience ever. This was my second time to do flight sims with the company. I started my Virtual...More

Date of experience: July 2012
1  Thank Rudolf H
Reviewed 15 January 2013

An out of this world experience, I would definately recommend it for a fantastic treat for a few friends, or even a small team event.

1  Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 22 November 2012

wow thanks for the fisit i thank god that i went there it was good but it coulda been better thats what i do have to say but it was great overall

1  Thank Tamara b
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5 April 2017|
Response from Virtual A | Property representative |
Good afternoon Pat, Yes you do have to book in advance. We have several options available over a range of prices. If you give our friendly team a call on 01223 979737 we will be happy to tell you about all the options... More