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Address: Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 2EH, England
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Classic old rides, go back to my childhood

The old snail ride, been around since I was a lad over 50 years ago, still a classic, enjoyed by possibly 100's of thousands over the years. Still a family owned business... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 January 2017
Gary J
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Gorleston-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has some of the oldest types of rides for everyone and takes one back to the bygone days of the funfair. Reasonably priced and a well worth a trip. Parking as with all attractions in Great Yarmouth is a problem.

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Thank Colombo B
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always take the Grandchildren at least four times during our weeks holiday. They love all the rides but the Snails always win they are the best! good value for money :)

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Thank Dianne B
Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This venue has been going for over 4 generations of my family with every generation having great days there. The prices very reasonable for all rides well maintained even if some are now dated there still loved by all.

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Thank Steven C
Dagenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

kids love that place i am visiting it since from last 5 years.i will come back again next year. kids have lot of choice for ridding

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

The old snail ride, been around since I was a lad over 50 years ago, still a classic, enjoyed by possibly 100's of thousands over the years. Still a family owned business, although it has been sold by the original family to another larger one, also own wellington pier and several other attractions, holiday sites and the like (as far... More 

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Thank Gary J
London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 January 2017

kids like that place we will go again there there was lot of thing for kids and kid have great time there

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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159 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

I've been going on the snails since I was smaller than my kids. A great place to wander around - a good place to have a ride or two - enjoy for an hour or stay a few. I also love the little arcade at the back - generous token prises and friendly staff. Try the snails and the tubs... More 

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Great Yarmouth, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2017

This is a popular local attraction for holiday makers and locals residents. My lad will be 11 soon and Joyland won't hold his attention for very long, That said we have had a brilliant time over the past 6 years. It has both calm and exciting rides for younger kids. It has a perfect roller coaster that will give them... More 

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Thank Fox T
Dartford, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I remembered this place from holidays in the 60s and 70s. A ride on the snails brought back lots of happy childhood memories!

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Thank michele9733
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Took my children they loved the snails not many rides here and wish it was a little cheaper as when you have a big family it costs you so much more but rides are limited

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