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Adventure Valley

#2 of 11 Fun & Games in Durham Features Animals
Union Hall Farm | The Bungalows Finchale Abbey F, Durham DH1 5SG, England
+44 191 386 8291
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Good place for kids

Trip out with friends today weather was fab and loads of good spots for picnics Just a shame that... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Sian S
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Bishop Auckland, United Kingdom
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Grand parents and 2 kids

Easy to find Free parking A bit expensive however only a couple of things to pay for once... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
John W
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The North East's biggest Family Adventure Park. Over 50 activities attractions and shows. Indoor play areas, animal encounters, outdoor adventures.
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“soft play” (101 reviews)
“roller disco” (18 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Union Hall Farm | The Bungalows Finchale Abbey F, Durham DH1 5SG, England
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+44 191 386 8291
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Trip out with friends today weather was fab and loads of good spots for picnics Just a shame that the queue for the pony rides took so long, could be made better with loads more animals to cuddle, what about baby chicks and also having...More

Thank Sian S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Easy to find Free parking A bit expensive however only a couple of things to pay for once in Clean Loads to do Some ques for the odd attraction Kids voted it best yet over last 18 months

1  Thank John W
Reviewed 5 days ago

I recently visited here with my daughter and a friend. We all enjoyed our time here and found everything very good value for the entry fee. You can book tickets online ahead of the day's visit or there is a separate kiosk for cash, which...More

Thank Siobain N
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for leaving us a review, we are really pleased that you enjoyed your visit and felt that we were good value. We will be passing your kind words on to our staff and we hope to see you back again! With best wishes...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Overpriced for starters. Adults pay entry even if you want to collect your child from a party there, we saw a disgruntled parent arguing with staff at the entrance. We waited ten minute in the rain to gain entry as the shop was poorly resourced....More

1  Thank Lads-nite-out
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for leaving us a review, we are really sorry to hear you were unhappy with our pricing. We feel our prices are in line with similar attractions in the area, and reflect the number of activities we have on offer. The majority of...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Took an 8 year old and 2 year old today, absolutely brilliant, for every big aventure they had a little one so everyone was happy. We spent the whole day there and still didnt get to see everything, this truly was value for money staff...More

3  Thank roxynewcastle
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving us a review, we're really pleased to hear your kids had a great day with us! We hope to see you all back again soon so you can see everything you didn't get the chance to have a go on this...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been today with 2 children age 6 & 4 when we got there the line was out to the car park it was really busy and I was worried about how it would be inside but I was very happy to see how big it...More

1  Thank Kathryn K
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for leaving us a review, we're so happy to hear that you had a great time with us last Friday, and that you enjoyed our new attractions and Summer activities! We can't wait to see you and the kids back again soon! With best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited a nearby similar attraction last week, so am confident in saying this is the best in the north east ( and possibly beyond ) , it just gets better every time, more to do, see, I think the sand area was new, new...More

Thank Kim C
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us such a lovely review! We're so pleased to hear how highly you think of us, and we very much look forward to your next visit! With best wishes from all at Adventure Valley

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Booked a standard children's party for 10, over the telephone. Advised that we would have entry into the park between 10.00am and 3.00pm. In that time, we would be allocated a cabin and would be presented food. A confirmation email was sent to advise the...More

1  Thank _robes8272
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for leaving us a review, but I’m really sorry to hear about this. We want everyone to have a great time visiting us, especially for a birthday, and we can understand that this must have been very disappointing. I’m very sorry if there...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Plenty of variety and things for young children to do here. Under5 soft play good with some age appropriate climbing .animals were well looked after and the children enjoyed using the shoots to feed the animals- what a good idea! The place was clean and...More

Thank Karen M
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a review, we are so pleased to hear that you had a lovely day out with us. We're sorry if there was any confusion about tickets though, and if you were not aware that you cannot book tickets online for...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wanted to like Adventure Valley but have mixed feelings. On the plus side the inside play areas are great for a rainy day and plenty to keep kids amused. The animals are well cared for and the staff are fairly friendly. On the negative...More

2  Thank durham_lark
Onsite_Team, Owner at Adventure Valley, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for leaving us a review, we are pleased to hear that you liked meeting our animals and thought our staff were friendly. We are constantly working to grow and improve so we are surprised and very sorry that you thought some of our...More

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Patricia f
13 August 2017|
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Response from Kim C | Reviewed this property |
Was unaware of any wasps, this would certainly put me off, but it was not a warm sunny day, when we were there , so I cannot answer, from your question are you specific that this was in maze, as we never actually went there... More
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MarniGalbraith1
29 May 2017|
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Response from Steven E | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know
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cd_rf2017
25 April 2017|
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Response from Andrew G | Property representative |
The only activities inside our main attraction that are pay extra are the pony rides, coin op quads/cars and diggers. The golf and roller disco are separate attractions but as main park visitors you would receive these for... More
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