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The Slide at the ArcelorMittal Orbit
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The Slide at the ArcelorMittal Orbit
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Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park 3 Thornton Street | Queen Elizabeth Olympic Park, London E20 2AD, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The Olympic Park is actually really easy to get to using public transit. Access to the "orbit" slide is a bit of a walk (about 10 mins) but there's lots to see on the way. It is a bit pricey, but the kids really enjoyed...More

Thank damorrison2000
Reviewed 4 days ago

Visited on a Sunday morning as stayed nearby after an event at the stadium, it was very quiet and was able to get a ticket easily plus a ticket to ride the slide There are 2 lifts up and a choice to come down of...More

Thank DizzyChickKimmy
Reviewed 5 days ago

My wife booked this for me as a suprise. Loved it. Nice views but we were here for the slide. Lady that puts you on the slide was nice and the security who scan you on entry 3 people nagged us to get video of...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 5 days ago

It's only 40 seconds to go down the slide so don't calculate the $ per hour rate. Best view in the city from the top. Slide is unique and it's a check the box thing.

Thank Rob B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a family trip here with the youngest being 13 and the oldest being 68 and we all enjoyed it. It feels a lot longer than 42 seconds and there are lots of twists and turns on the way!

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Thank Ann R
Reviewed 6 days ago

Was very fun and well organised. The views from the top were impressive. A unique experience - would definitely recommend.

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Thank Louise S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great fun sliding down the tube attached to the orbit. If you like a quick thrill. 40 seconds of terror. Some of it almost vertical - never felt in danger but certainly a real trill. There is a place to keep you belongings safe and...More

Thank manstondrive
Reviewed 1 week ago

The slide and the tower itself are good - the slide apparently was a little slower due to the humidity on the day - but be aware the wait times can be erratic. We ended up actually going down the slide around an hour after...More

Thank Martyn A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The ride is fantastic and the views from the platform are fab on a clear day, but it was all too quick! Would like to have had a couple more goes. It was over in a flash and those who had come to see us...More

Thank 950Paul_Tom
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great time at the ArcelorMittal Orbit, or as it is known to many locals, The Buffy Tower. When this first went up for the Olympic Games , there was a lot of scepticism. But now it has turned into an attraction with a sllde for...More

Thank Colin G
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Zoe O
July 10, 2018|
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Response from DHM999 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, you check in at reception, we queued about 20 minutes here but it was fully booked the day we went which might explain why it was slow. The lift up is quick and you can probably expect at least a 10-15 minute wait as you... More
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Georgina B
July 1, 2018|
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Response from Daniel B | Reviewed this property |
Yes it’s really scary. But you must do it. You can even have a video of your horrific ride down, all 40 seconds of it lol 😂
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jenak3
June 8, 2018|
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Response from Sue J | Reviewed this property |
It’s a reasonably smooth ride with padded mat but at a steep angle with sudden twists and turns so if you have a definite back problem I would suggest avoid
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