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Darien Lake Amusement Park

9993 Alleghany Rd, Darien Center, NY 14036-9509
+1 585-599-4641
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Canadas Wonderland circa 1980's

This amusement park reminded me of Canada's Wonderland back in the 1980's. A few of the rides... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
A few days away with my daughters

The amusement park was great. The rides and attractions were a lot of fun, my daughters had a great... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Brian H
London, Ontario, Canada
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For generations, Darien Lake has been a destination for families to create memories that will last long after vacation is over. With 45 attractions, a 10- acre water park and a variety of live shows and entertainment options- all just steps away from an onsite lodge, modern lakeside cabins, all new luxury guest houses and an extensive campground with glampsites and traditional campsites, guests will rediscover time together when they visit Darien Lake. Darien Lake has added millions in new attractions, entertainment, park and accommodations upgrades over the past two years to give guests limitless fun and unbeatable value.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good41%
  • Average17%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible6%
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“roller coaster” (57 reviews)
“laser show” (39 reviews)
“water rides” (34 reviews)
9993 Alleghany Rd, Darien Center, NY 14036-9509
+1 585-599-4641
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This amusement park reminded me of Canada's Wonderland back in the 1980's. A few of the rides (different colours but same style) were very familiar. We went the last week in August 2017 and spent one day there. We got a voucher from Wagjag and...More

Thank MelissaRG72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The amusement park was great. The rides and attractions were a lot of fun, my daughters had a great time. Quality of the food was great, a bit overpriced. The hotel was clean and comfortable. Only slightly negative thing I will share is the staff...More

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I took my granddaughter and two friends to Darien Lake Amusement Park and thought that the day actually went really well. To start, we purchase tickets through CAA and got a great deal. Buy one ticket for $31 Cdn and get a second ticket for...More

Thank Willie3181
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Just finished a trip to Darien Lake on my annual amusement park tour and while the park had some very nice rides, THEY ONLY RUN ONE TRAIN ON THE RIDES. This was kind of shocking to me on some of their larger attractions as it...More

Thank ob1gr81
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

We were planning a family week-end at the Darien Lake amusement park. Saturday September 2 it was a beautiful day. The weather was great no rain and not to hot. Darien Lake is s really nice park. A little expensive but if you want a...More

Thank Hungrystupidbear
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Darien Lake is a good amusment park. The only problem I had with my visit (which was my first) was the lack of employee morale as it greatly varied throughout the park. If the employees were more enthused about their jobs, whether that operating rides...More

Thank JohnBrooks1996
Reviewed 4 September 2017

Just came here first time, Sept 1, although cool out the park itself is delightful. We came as a family and the kids had a blast. Clearly family oriented, reasonably priced for in park food and drinks as were the games. If you don't bring...More

Thank DJEzekiel
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Came here 4 years ago and it was amazing... things have gone down hill since then. Services was brutal, including restaurants and hotel. Park looks run down and not being looked after. Went to water park today and everything closed including some rides and what...More

1  Thank Mia D
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Wre had a great fun day with my 9 year old son. He enjoyed himself alot. The average wait for non roller coasters was 20 minutes roller coasters 35-45 minutes which was on a Sunday so not too bad

Thank carrieredaniella
Reviewed 30 August 2017

This was our first time to Darien Lake and we will definitely be back again. Lots of rides for the kids, you're not pushing through crowds to get through the park, the line-ups are that long and the food was a good price considering its...More

Thank Angela W
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23 September 2017|
Response from Willie3181 | Reviewed this property |
According to their website they are only open on weekends now and the last day is October 1st.
Jerri M
29 August 2017|
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Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
There is not a pavilion in the parking area but, there is a picnic pavilion aimed for groups but I would contact the park directly as there maybe a possibility to use this area for your family its next to the superman ride... More
Jerri M
29 August 2017|
Response from Doug C | Reviewed this property |
Yes it's huge can accommodate groups several in fact