Vikings Landing FAQ (General)

What Is Vikings Landing?

Viking’s Landing is Burlington Ontario’s premier axe throwing and virtual reality centre. Located 7 minutes from downtown Burlington, we specialize in creating a family fun environment for everyone.

Are you family friendly?

We most certainly are and that’s one of the reasons our logo depicts a family unit

Do you offer axe throwing classes?

We don’t however we do take every client through the correct safety procedures as well as axe throwing technique to make sure that you are well informed on the requirements to necessary to make your visit to Viking’s Landing enjoyable and fun

Do I need a reservation?

That would be ideal and we have built our website to be very user friendly however, we do accept walk-ins.

Can I try out both Axe Throwing & the Virtual Reality Arcade in the same night?

Absolutely you can. Many of our clients have asked the same question and we have created very reasonably priced package options for this exact situation.

Do You serve food or beverages?

Unfortunately we don’t serve food however, we do have some strategic partnerships with local caterers who have met the needs of our clients. You are also able to bring in your own food however, we ask that you contact us prior to doing that because we want to make sure that we are properly set up for your visit (plates, cutlery, etc). We are the regions first and only fully licensed facility and we take pride in that fact. We want to provide our clients with a professional and “classy” establishment so while we are licensed, we do have a consumption policy that we abide by.

Is there a minimum age requirement and/or height requirement to participate in the Virtual Reality Arcade or Axe Throwing facility?

There is an age and height requirement. We ask that our clients be at least 8 years old and a height of at least 4 feet.

Can I make a reservation for a party?

You most certainly can and to make the process as seemless as possible, we ask that you email us at or by calling us at 289-636-7478

Do you allow outside food (cakes, appetizers, caterers, etc?)

Our main priority is making sure that your experience at Viking’s Landing is the best experience you have had so if bringing in a cake helps with that, then absolutely we can accommodate that request.

How many people can participate at a time?

We have 5 virtual reality rooms that accommodate one person in each room. We have 5 axe throwing lanes with two targets in each lane so we can accommodate groups up to 30 very comfortably

Can I cancel a reservation? Is there a fee?

You can cancel a reservation with enough notice. Please refer to our terms and conditions for further information

Where is parking located?

When we began looking at potential locations, client parking was a main priority. We are proud to say that we have plenty of parking to suit our client needs

Are you handicap accessible?

Our axe throwing lanes are and we have handicap accessible bathrooms on our main floor.

Vikings Landing FAQ (Axe Throwing)

How much does Axe Throwing Cost?

We have created a few options for our clients. One hour of axe throwing is $27.99. An hour and a half is $37.49 and two hours is $49.99

How many people can participate at a time?

Will the current pandemic, we are limiting the number of clients at any one time in our axe throwing lounge to 10

Do I need Prior Experience?

Not at all. We have experience Brand Ambassadors who will teach you the proper safety procedures and axe throwing techniques.

Do I need to bring protective footwear?

Yes, this is mandatory. Closed toed shoe’s are a must for every client participating in axe throwing

Can I wear my glasses?

Absolutely you can. Wearing glasses serves many purposes besides the obvious and we want you to fully enjoy your experience while at Viking’s Landing.

Is Axe Throwing safe?

It is and it’s even safer when you pay close attention to our coaching and safety procedures.

Can I bring my own axe?

Unfortunately not however, we have taken great strides in finding an axe/hatchet that will make your experience fun and enjoyable.

What should I wear?

We suggest you wear comfortable clothing while you are at Viking’s Landing. Closed toed shoes are a must.

What makes your Axe Throwing facility better than others?

We take great pride in our ability to provide value to our clients. We have built a facility that has been describe by clients as inviting, warm and comfortable. Viking’s Landing was built with our clients in mind and what they would be looking for from a location that describes itself as Burlington’s premiere axe throwing and virtual reality centre. Our facility has a rustic feel and look to it with barn board throughout and beams adorning our lanes. We have a brick feature wall in our lounge area adding to the character and please feel free to visit our social media pages to see for yourself.

Is there a minimum age requirement and/or height requirement to participate?

Yes, we have a minimum age of 8 for axe throwing however the activity of throwing an axe/hatchet has more to do with physical strength than age so if a client meets the minimum age requirement however they struggle with throwing an axe, we would highly recommend that they either attempt to throw a lighter axe/hatchet or just observe while sitting in our lounge area.

Vikings Landing FAQ (Virtual Reality Arcade)

How much does the Virtual Reality Arcade Cost?

We have two options for our clients. A 30 minute experience is $19.99 and the other option is a one hour experience that is $29.99

How many people can participate at a time?

We have five rooms to accommodate our clients so at any one time, we can have five clients participating at a time. However, if you are planning a party or group event with more than five participants, let us know and we will be able to accommodate your needs.

Are all of the Virtual Reality Arcade games offered appropriate for the whole family?

We have taken great strides in making your Virtual Reality experience enjoyable. We have segmented our experiences into different genres to make the selection process easier for you. The genres include experiences such as adventure, education, sport, action to name a few.

Can I wear my glasses?

Yes you can. When we were doing our market research, one of the things we wanted to do was find a VR system that accommodate glasses and we are proud to say that our system does just that. Can you imagine scaling Mount Everest through Virtua Reality and not being able to fully enjoy the experience because you couldn’t wear glasses?

Will I experience motion sickness?

There is a possibility that you might and we take great strides during our pre-experience procedures to explain how and why you might.

What should I wear?

We suggest wearing something that is comfortable and non-constrictive.

What makes your Virtual Reality Arcade better than others?

Similar to axe throwing, our arcade has been described as comfortable, inviting and maintaining the rustic feel and look throughout our entire facility. We have our own dedicated internet connection to limit disruptions as well as investing heavily in our system to provide a better overall client experience above and beyond the minimum requirements.

Is there a minimum age requirement and/or height requirement to participate?

Yes, we have a minimum age of 8 and a height requirement of four feet. The height requirement has more to do with where our sensors are located in each room. If a client is shorter than 4 feet, they may not fully immerse themselves in the entire experience.