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Decided to have a walk around Paignton, along the seafront and on the pier. Parked along the... read more

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Helen852014
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Warlingham, United Kingdom
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Fun for kids.

An array of 10p play machines and loads of 2p pushers and machines to win tickets that can be... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
302lesc
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Stourport-on-Severn, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Decided to have a walk around Paignton, along the seafront and on the pier. Parked along the seafront near the pier, pay and display car park. Average pier with amusements which has lots of 2p and 10p machines and slot machines. Kids Rides at the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Helen852014
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

An array of 10p play machines and loads of 2p pushers and machines to win tickets that can be exchanged for prizes. Don't expect to win many prizes off the pushers as they are set to benefit the arcade not the customer. (over weighted near...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank 302lesc
Reviewed 5 days ago

plenty to do here, a good little cafe, ice cream sellers and gift shop, worth paying a vist if you are in paignton

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank MaryP2820
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The far end of the pier was closed but it is a well maintained pier with the usual arcade games including lots of 2p ones. A good chippy at the beginning of the pier and I would have given it one more star but there...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 70ish
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very clean, wide variety of games. Staff very friendly. Also places to eat at the start of the pier. Only downside, no toilets!

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hk881
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In Paignton for a few hours went round the shops, had something to eat. looked at the trains and then decided to look at the sea. Went past a new park and after looking at the sea went to the pier. It was free to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Shirley R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Firstly, the pier was free to enter. The grabber machines are 10p a go and have some expensive prizes, mostly with £5 notes and £1 coins attached to. After a spend of around £10 we left with approximately £75 - £80 worth of various prizes....More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank stephenjames48
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great day to spend with adults or children .2 pence gift tokens that the kids will love and moms and dads can chill to 👍😊plenty of eateries and the beautiful pier has wonderful views over Paighton .views to torquay 👍

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank SiobhanF157
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thought I would go back to see if it was a one off to my surprise no still disappointing now this has made my mind up never again not using the top box to drain the fish is wrong I will never go back...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lllowrock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A good old fashioned pier. Typical. British seaside amusements. A shame the helter skelter was shut! Clean and tidy and a good fish and chip restaurant serving delicious fish n chips and pies etc.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Bigjoe3105
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southwestgal
18 January 2019|
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Response from ChrisT301 | Reviewed this property |
There isn't on the pier, but on the esplanade there's one called pirates bay adventure golf.
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lj01970
20 June 2018|
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Response from Ade M | Reviewed this property |
No sorry there isnt
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charlenem497
13 September 2017|
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Response from Gordon D | Reviewed this property |
Yes there are ramps to get on/off and all over the pier.
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