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Diggerland

Willowbridge Lane | Whitwood, Castleford WF10 5NW, England
+44 871 227 7007
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Fantastic day out!

Just took my 4 year old today (5 in a month), arrived there at around 11am n left at 5pm even... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Craig F
via mobile
First visit

We had a great day out, lots to do and two happy boys. My only gripe was my youngest couldn't go in... read more

Reviewed yesterday
annavsmith19
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Retford, United Kingdom
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Diggerland is the Ultimate adventure park experience where children and adults can drive REAL construction machinery. With over 15 rides and drives there’s something for everyone at Diggerland. For the daredevil in you, take a ride on ‘Spindizzy’, unique to Diggerland; prepare to feel the ultimate adrenaline rush on this world famous attraction. Want to get some real JCB experience? Try out your excavating skills on our giant dirt diggers, or drive a monster JCB 3CX. Or you can relax and take in the views, from 50ft in the air on our ‘Skyshuttle’.Diggerland is open weekends and every day during school holidays. Please check website or call for details.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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Hours Today: 10:00 - 17:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Willowbridge Lane | Whitwood, Castleford WF10 5NW, England
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+44 871 227 7007
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Just took my 4 year old today (5 in a month), arrived there at around 11am n left at 5pm even though I didn't epext to spend the full day there. It isn't massive but because my little girl was tall enough to do almost...More

Thank Craig F
Reviewed yesterday

We had a great day out, lots to do and two happy boys. My only gripe was my youngest couldn't go in much due to his age/size, it would be lovely if there was a small play area outside (near the pic nic area) for...More

Thank annavsmith19
Reviewed 4 days ago

We went with relatives ( a young family) who had been before and had booked me an adult JCB experience. From when we entered the staff were extremely friendly, but also very attentive to safety matters - we had young children with us and their...More

1  Thank John W
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi John, Thank you very much for your review, it is great to hear that you enjoyed your JCB Experience at Diggerland! Our staff are fantastic ambassadors, and work hard to ensure that guests have the best possible experience. Your lovely comments have been passed...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My child wasn't aloud on rides when he was in contact with the height level when I asked the staff about this...They approached it in a nasty horrible way...Being rude and disrespectful...The staff I asked was the ones in the block next to the gift...More

Thank katie678-12
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for your feedback. It is firstly very disappointing for us to see a 1 star review on TripAdvisor. We usually receive excellent praise, as can be seen with our majority of our 4 and 5 star reviews. Your comments have raised...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

6 of us attended with ages ranging 33 to 5 years old. What an amazing day we all had. All of us enjoyed everything that was there, and it was great that we could all enjoy everything, rather than one of us having to miss...More

Thank Danielle T
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hi Danielle, Thank you for your fabulous review, it is great to hear that you all enjoyed your visit to Diggerland. We have a wide range of activities to suit guests of all ages, including over 100 machines and 20 rides and drives. We also...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little oasis of fun hidden in castleford with easy transport links Diggerland yet all contained with minimal walking (which is great for small kids) is packed with inventive rides and play all from functioning or adapted diggers Definitely nothing like this anywhere else staff...More

Thank Ash13y
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there, Thank you very much for your review, we are glad to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Diggerland - the “little oasis of fun”! We have made Diggerland as accessible as possible for our guests, with over 100 machines and 20 rides...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We visited diggerland 17th June 2017 . We went into diggerland expecting a theme park as discribed online, what we got was an hours worth of fun for those over 1m. The park was very small with only one real ride the rest just being...More

Thank mcfc3243
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi there, Thank you for your comments. Please be assured that we welcome all feedback, which helps us improve our service to customers. Please note that the machines we use are real JCB diggers or dumpers and the attachments have been especially adapted in accordance...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a truly amazing experience, for any age of person who dreamed of driving a digger as a child this realy will take you back to those days. Absolute thrill! Steve was my mentor on the day who was an absolute gent! Great guy...More

1  Thank driftmaster1
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hi there, Thank you very much for your review, it is fantastic to hear that you enjoyed your Monster Digger Experience at Diggerland! Our staff are fantastic ambassadors, often going above and beyond to ensure customers have the best possible experience. We have passed your...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Third time of visiting Diggerland - had been the birthday day out of choice for our sons for the last three years running. Staff awesome as ever - always very happy to help, polite and patient with everyone. We came with our 8 and 4...More

Thank Lynsey G
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Lynsey, Thank you very much for your review, it is fantastic to hear that you and your family enjoyed your third visit to Diggerland. Our staff are excellent ambassadors and work hard to ensure that all guests have the best possible experience, so we...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On arrival at 11.00 am walked through the entrance and could see the whole area of diggerland and thought, not going to be much more than an hour here, first impressions totaly wrong. didnt leave the park until 4.30pm, kids and adults had a great...More

Thank Mark H
DiggerlandUK, Guest Relations Manager at Diggerland, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Hi Mark, Thank you very much for your review, we are delighted to hear that you enjoyed your visit to Diggerland. Although our parks are smaller than some other attractions, we have filled them with plenty of activities and experiences to suit customers of all...More

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dancebabe1984
Hi what is the cafe like, is it clean and nice food?
23 May 2017|
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Response from Tom W | Reviewed this property |
The cafe is ok as is the food. Might do better bringing your own picnic in.
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Razza129
I'm thinking about bringing my 16 month old boy do you think he's too young? Will they be anything for him to do?
3 April 2017|
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Response from DiggerlandUK | Property representative |
Hello there, we go by height as opposed to age because of the height restrictions we have in place for each of our rides and drives. We normally recommend children to be 90 cm or above, however under 90 cm do enter free of... More
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mattaimes
Hi If visiting as one adult with 2 children (110-120cm) are there some attractions we will not be able to go on if 1:1 accompaniment is required? Thanks
1 March 2017|
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Response from DiggerlandUK | Property representative |
Hi there, If both your children are between 110-120 cm then this means they will both be able to go on 18 of the 20 rides and drives; two of which they will need to be accompanied by an adult. So perhaps this is something... More
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