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West Hoe Park

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Address: Hoe Road, Plymouth, England
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Mon - Fri 00:00 - 23:59
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West Hoe Park is the perfect place to bring your children. Situated in a...

West Hoe Park is the perfect place to bring your children. Situated in a decent sized grassed area right on the waterfront are the infamous Gus Honeybun Trains. Loved by kids of all ages for generations, they were first put there in 1953 and are still growing more popular as the years go by. To go with them there is a huge bouncy castle, spinning cooking pots and a kiosk selling snacks and beverages. All rides are 50p each and you do get a decent ride 10minutes on the bouncy castle!! What's not to like :) . Down the other end of the park there are other amusements including crazy golf and a free park with swings and slides etc.

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Great park for the kids

When the weather is good West Hoe Park is a great place to keep young kids entertained. With a selection of cheap rides especially for young kids.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
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Peterborough, United Kingdom

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When the weather is good West Hoe Park is a great place to keep young kids entertained. With a selection of cheap rides especially for young kids.

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

I've been coming here since the 1960's - first with my younger brother, then my sons in the 1980's and now with my grandchildren. It really has everything - space to run around, a free playground much improved with new equipment but with the original Thomas the Tank engine my sons played on. There is a pirate playground with paying... More 

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Thank Val867
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

It is on the Plymouth Hoe and you can get their easily as you walk. This is a little park popular with kids and you can let them have a runabout. It is very well located for tourists and locals.

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Thank PrestonGuild
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Gus hunny bun train, tea cups and bouncy castle one side all for 50p and a great Park at the back, love it

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Greater London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

The grandchildren loved it here, so much to do. My husband remembered it being here when he was a child.

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Thank Janet S
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

We regularly take the grandkids here when the weather is fine. The park is always clean and tidy. Large green area for them to run around, play with frisbee etc. The rides and bouncy castle etc are priced at JUST 50p !! And the people running the rides are so super (child) friendly bunch :-) Great place to take the... More 

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Thank Jos W
Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

great park and playground plus crazy golf and rides, including the little train ride for just 50p, a favourite with my family

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 September 2016

Visited here at the weekend with two grandchildren was going to go in the lighthouse again but decided to see what was in the park first as the children had seen the bouncey castle what a surprise 50p for 10 mins infact the teacups and the train were all 50p told the children they could go on everything and then... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Love this park so much things for the kids to play on ..been taking my grandkids here for years they love it ....and it's free ..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

The trains on west hoe is know as Gus hunny bun trains have been taking my son there for eight years now and he still loves going there value for money as the trains, bounce castle and teacups are 50p per person

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