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Blackgang Chine

Ventnor PO38 2HN, England
+44 1983 730330
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A visit to reminise about my childhood holiday

I felt that it was rather pricey £17.50 for concession to enter especially as to go on any of the... read more

Reviewed 8 October 2017
Jane H
Wiltshire, United Kingdom
Summer Treat for Kids

Our 5 year old boy loved it so much that he would have moved in if he could! We have been a few... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
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Blackgang Chine is a park and gardens themed with a wide range of fantasy attractions as well as heritage exhibitions and adventure play. Children can enjoy playing in Cowboy Town, Pirate Cove, Fairyland or Dinosaurland - fantasy play areas to encourage imaginative play, parents can relax or join in the fun! Opened in 1843 Blackgang Chine is still owned and run by the family of the founder and now also run a sister park, Robin Hill, near Newport on the Isle of Wight.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“roller coaster” (319 reviews)
“cowboy town” (209 reviews)
“water slide” (138 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Ventnor PO38 2HN, England
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

I felt that it was rather pricey £17.50 for concession to enter especially as to go on any of the attractions were extra cost. There are lots of different areas which would appeal to younger children - dinosaurs, fairy area, cowboy town and pirate ships....More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 5 October 2017 via mobile

Our 5 year old boy loved it so much that he would have moved in if he could! We have been a few years running now and he has always loved it. Not so great if it's not sunny though. It is expensive to get...More

1  Thank sarahwS7913KW
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

On our recent IOW visit we arranged for our daughter, partner and granddaughter to meet us at the ferry in Cowes to have a day out at Blackang Chine. My daughter had very happy memories of previous visits and was so excited to go back...More

2  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We visited with our 3 year old. It's expensive to get in but worth it. Under 4s are free. The park is probably aimed at 3-11 year olds. There are 3 rides which operated on a rotating basis thought the day. The park is well...More

1  Thank sarah_kelly_r
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

This was tin first place we visited on our trip to the island and what a fantastic start to an amazing trip. Our two year old had been going on and on about blackgang Chine for days before our visit, due to watching some you...More

1  Thank gareth m
Reviewed 28 September 2017

We wanted to do something so after reading about this decided to visit , it was off season so was not busy , this really is for younger children but I think it might scar some as we saw one little girl upset, it seemed...More

1  Thank chrispy51
Reviewed 21 September 2017

A really enjoyable day out with our one year old grandson. Life like dinosaurs that move and roar, wild west town, good restaurant and amazing views of the ocean, roller coaster and much more. They've clearly reinvested in this destination, new non-slip walk ways, easy...More

Thank Grant E
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

We came with our 3 year old and 7 month old. Our 3 year old loved it and it was perfect for her age group as she was able to go on everything other than the rollercoaster. We spent a good 5 hours here with...More

Thank channii70
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Well I've been every year for nearly 40 years what would you say kids or not. But I was surprised they have some new bits , the new underwater world is great and even better when lit up at night, and yes I had to...More

Thank John I
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Love coming here, been coming since I was a little girl my children love it, plenty to do and see even when it was raining still good fun loads of parking loads to eat good rides cat and mouse water slide the skeleton of the...More

Thank JeanTimTJ
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27 September 2017|
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Response from HendonLondon | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can go around but it's a little tricky going up and down the hills. We did i it with a pushchair tho and it was worth it.
14 August 2017|
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Response from slhamshrimper | Reviewed this property |
Yes they would love it. there is younger kids stuff but the older would enjoy the bigger rides..
30 July 2017|
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Response from Nathan D | Reviewed this property |
Well there is a rollercoaster which will be a not but apart from that everything else will be fine I reckon.... the waterslide thing which is brill you can ride with the little one and everything else on site is not exactly... More