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Great experience - highly recommended

I booked the 'Technical Tour of Concorde' for myself and my partner (both in our 40s), who are... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
CheshireMelon76
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Widnes, United Kingdom
Great for plane spotting but bring a picnic!

Great for aviation enthusiasts but on a nice day all the family will enjoy it. Do not though any... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
R2517YVpaulm
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Wilmslow, United Kingdom
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Sunbank Lane | Manchester Airport, Ringway WA15 8XQ, England
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I booked the 'Technical Tour of Concorde' for myself and my partner (both in our 40s), who are extremely interested In this awesome machine. The cost was £48 which included the onsite parking. The tour was well organised and started on time- this lasted 1.5...More

Thank CheshireMelon76
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and i decided to go to this viewing park the day before we flew .What a dissapointment we got a taxi to the park from the radisson.When we arrived at 2.55pm they said the resturant was closing but you could order from the...More

1  Thank Brenda W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I try to get here at least once a year as it is simply the best airport viewing area in the country. The facilities are good with raised viewing areas with a large ramped area for people using wheelchairs, scooters or pushchairs/buggies. The view of...More

Thank Mishthemodeller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited the Runway Visitor Park today 3rd October 2018 and on top of the over priced fare on offer we experienced indifferent service with the waitress wandering around with hands in pockets while the chef was doing his best to attract someone's, anyone's attention to...More

Thank richard p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great for aviation enthusiasts but on a nice day all the family will enjoy it. Do not though any food from the restaurant/café - awful service-the guy taking the order didn't know how to operate the till, it took a long time for the order...More

2  Thank R2517YVpaulm
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Its good but not a huge amount to do once the kids have got bored of watching airplanes take off and land (it didn’t take long for our 2). There is a very small and limited play area which could be better and a Concorde...More

1  Thank jordanparnell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been here several times. The viewing area is one that should be a model of every main airport - HEATHROW PLEASE NOTE! Mounds are provided to allow photography across the fence tops, there is seating, toilets and food outlets. The only negative is the pricey...More

Thank Djh612
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent view of the planes coming and going couldn’t get any closer unless you were actually stood on the runway! There are some old planes that you can board and have a look round although I think there is 1 or 2 that charge. There’s...More

Thank BEETLE29
Reviewed 10 September 2018 via mobile

Called here last week and what a lovely place it is. You get right up and close to the planes going in and out. In the car park there are a few parked aircraft, which you can look around, if prebooked. Great sight of concord...More

1  Thank shaunewa
Reviewed 8 September 2018

We arrived here by foot so we didn't have to pay the parking charges which are £5 for 2 hours, £10 for upto 4 hours etc, we parked at the side of the road across from the Romper Pub, the walk was only around 10...More

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LancsAshley001
28 August 2018|
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Response from ajlomas503 | Reviewed this property |
Hi. The Runway visitors park do run promotions from time to time. these are usually on there website, or if you ring the reception desk the girls there are very good at answering these sorts of questions
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Claire R
31 July 2018|
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Response from benoville | Reviewed this property |
no am sorry no dogs except guide dogs and help dogs
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QueenOfWestella
28 July 2018|
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Response from ajlomas503 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, on entry to the viewing park, disabled visitors can park on the front row of the car park, from here you can sit in the comfort of your car and view all the aircraft movements. toilets and cafe are very close to the car... More
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