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Alton Towers

Open Now: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Open today: 12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
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  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“cbeebies land”(1,278 reviews)
Escape to the fantabulous world of the Alton Towers Resort - there's so much going on, the fun never stops! England's largest theme park offers 500 acres of attractions and rides the whole family can enjoy including X-Sector, Forbidden Valley, Dark...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Farley Lane, Alton ST10 4DB, England
+44 871 222 3330
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed July 1, 2013

Busy, but a great day was had. Through careful planning you can really maximise your day even when its very busy. I regularly visit the park throughout the year, and if you follow this advice and tips you can get on most of the rides...More

280  Thank GaryH_UK
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed March 30, 2011

I go to Alton Towers several times a year, ever since 1994, and as such hold an annual pass. Granted many of the costs I mention below I will get cheaper etc but I am writing this review from the point of view of a...More

88  Thank GaryH_UK
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have Merlin passes so regularly visit Alton Towers. It’s our favourite place for a family day out and have lost count of the times we have visited this year. We decided to upgrade to the Big Bang package this year for the fireworks and...More

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Reviewed yesterday

Well it is our family favourite. We have been going for years and it is still great. The food is horrifically expensive, but we still buy it as does everyone! The real hidden gem is the gardens, I thoroughly enjoyed taking time to walk around...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We go to Alton Towers quite regularly, we decide to go to scarefest for the 1st time this year. We had a great day and evening here. The 3 mazes we did were excellent I would definitely do these again. Riding the rides in the...More

Thank Pete_88_Pete
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to Alton in October with my daughter and her friend, both young teenagers. As usual I bought tickets on line and a season pass as it was cheaper. Once there I had to join queue to get said passes only to be told I...More

Thank Terry H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Fireworks spectacular, Alton towers never fails to impress with these , the only thing I did think they could have done better was after the fire works were finished and you could go back onto the rides was not organized properly, , felt like a...More

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great day park only open 10-4 but was quite as locals not on holiday. Went in all the major rides at least once. Found food better than I remember especially the doughnuts! Take an empty bottle with you, machine at park entrance for 50% off...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited for scarefest this year as I do every year and was not disappointed by the quality of the scare mazes once again! I would give this a 5 star review, however Alton Towers have decided to remove the single rider queues which is a...More

Thank K183VKdanielc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Five of the main rides were broken on the day of our visit which meant that the huge queues were even longer than usual. We queued for an hour to get in and unfortunately every single thing we did involved hours of queuing. The app...More

1  Thank SeedsOfAmpthill
Reviewed 1 week ago

booked for Alton Towers last week with the firework display - could only get Silver Fastrack when we got there as they had sold out but we did all the big rides and it was a sell out day - the firework display was the...More

Thank Dawn E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I moved to Ireland a year ago. When we lived in England we attended the last night fireworks on many occasions with our young daughters. They are now 26 & 36. We decided to treat our niece and nephew 8 &12 they...More

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November 17, 2018|
Response from Stubbo10 | Reviewed this property |
Probably around January.
November 17, 2018|
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Response from obhManagement | Reviewed this property |
The park has not finalised their operating schedule for 2019 yet. However, they are already selling 2019 season passes for the same price as a full priced 2018 day ticket... Pick these up at £55 each and go again and again... More
October 24, 2018|
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Response from louloumiller1 | Reviewed this property |
We used clubcard vouchers to purchase tickets online, but when you book online you have to select a date and your ticket is only valid on that day.