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The Pleasure Beach

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Address: Pleasure Beach South Beach Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 3EH, England
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+44 1493 844585
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The Pleasure Beach with its mixture of high-octane rides and traditional...

The Pleasure Beach with its mixture of high-octane rides and traditional attractions sits at the top of Great Yarmouth's Golden Mile dominating the seafront skyline with its famous Skydrop.

Spread over nine acres, the Pleasure Beach offers huge family fun, full-throttle white knuckle rides to exhilarate and thrill, water attractions to catch your breath and fun rides to keep the children happy for hours.

Our roller coaster has been the star attraction since 1932 and is still a crowd puller today.

More than 1.1 million visitors enjoyed the Pleasure Beach experience in 2013, confirming our place in the top 10 UK free entry amusement parks.

And even more attractions, rides and innovations are on their way.

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We went with kids ages 8 and 10 got them a wrist band using Tesco vouchers and we went on few rides with tokens, bit run down but not massive queues and kids love it

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
claireylouisehar
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Essex, United Kingdom
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Warwick, United Kingdom
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40 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

great family day out every year now. Wristbands are the way to go, particularly if you can get them with Tesco vouchers as we do. The wooden roller coaster and the Skydrop are the highlights. Staff very friendly, particularly if you thank them which most people don't seem to do.

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Essex, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went with kids ages 8 and 10 got them a wrist band using Tesco vouchers and we went on few rides with tokens, bit run down but not massive queues and kids love it

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Thank claireylouisehar
Nairne, Australia
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great place to take the kids on holiday, good beach close handy.execellant rides, no big crowds. Brings back old memories.

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1 Thank hosedoctor
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14 reviews
10 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

my sin love s pleaaure beach his favourite ride us waterlog ,iys good value u get a wristband and can come n go all day so we go for bit then go beach then go back in the evening definitely worth visiting

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Thank daisykao
Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

I went here with my family for my birthday and we all had a great time. I liked the fact that there was a lot to do for all different ages. The rides vary between traditional rides like carousels to Disney adapted rides like the Mulan snake. I would strongly recommend this theme park because, although it's quite small compared... More 

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1 Thank navanastar
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

I used to go to the pleasure beach with my dad when I was younger, now I'm visiting it with my own children. Its great to see my old favorites are still there to. Took my 5yr old daughter on the snails and Merry go round she loved it! The rollercoaster is still going strong which is nice to see.... More 

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Thank Adam G
Bristol, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

We were four mid 60s adults but we still had an amazing time (probably better than some of the kids by the look of things who insisted on being face down onto what ever smart phone they had as opposed to actually having some 'real' fun)....

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1 Thank AV5Acer
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

It is well worth a visit a lots rides and lots to do and you can spend the day there you buy wristbands that will last you a long timestablished we loved it

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Thank lyndabendit
Essex, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

Looking a bit tired now . Feel sorry for family's with two or more children ask it can be a bit expensive .This is limited for the younger children. Some off the side shows had toys to to win that would only cost you a £ in Yarmouth.

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Thank seanmcdonnell4138
Epsom, United Kingdom
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Great place for kids. Lots of different rides for all ages. Places to eat Plenty to do for all age groups and no entry fee

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