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Lots of rides for kids of all ages. The busiest times are Friday and Saturday nights in peak... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Donna E
Coopersburg, Pennsylvania
Great playland

Kids enjoyed it, the family had fun at the Arcade. The area was clean, park staff were friendly... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Yonkers, New York
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“roller coaster”(22 reviews)
“amusement park”(25 reviews)
“all ages”(58 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1020 Boardwalk, Ocean City, NJ 08226-3335
+1 609-399-4751
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lots of rides for kids of all ages. The busiest times are Friday and Saturday nights in peak season. During the week is a much better time to visit if possible. They have a wrist band day where you pay one price and ride all...More

Thank Donna E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kids enjoyed it, the family had fun at the Arcade. The area was clean, park staff were friendly; most of the rides had attendants standing by.

Thank amoody121
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We brought our almost 2-year-old here and had a blast. Despite being so little, he was still able to go on many (5 or so) rides! Liked the ticket concept, versus paying for the day; this allowed us to use out tickets throughout our stay....More

Thank LindsayCoffee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I wish this place had ticket deals like Gillian's but we had one chance to come here and 2 of us were thrilled to ride Gale Force. At 14 tickets each, it's expensive. We went on all 4 roller coasters which took a huge bite...More

Thank Jeremy31Virgo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great rides, lots of fun. A killer Rollover Coaster in the Gale Force! Lots of rides for teens and some good ones for smaller children also!

Thank Edward M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My kids love to ride the rides there, esp the coasters and they like mini golf and the go carts. We visit this place every summer.

Thank aprilpfr0g
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Playland's been a favorite since our 30 year olds were young and it's evolved with them expanding to a fun place to share with their kids now!!

Thank Lookin-out-4-ya
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

You’re not going to get huge coasters in Ocean City but why would you want that anyway? Playland Castaway Cove has some very exciting rides even for teens and adults and makes a fun evening on the Boardwalk. Roller Coaster is a bit pricey but...More

Thank KRBBoston
Reviewed 16 August 2018

My wife, two children, their friend and I visited here in August 2018. Even though it was a weekday it was unbelievably crowded. My children and their friend really enjoyed the roller coaster and some of the other rides. I think it is worth it...More

Thank blairkk25
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Playland's Castaway Cove located at 1020 Boardwalk has been noted for five star rating in rides. This place during summer time is very crowded. Ticket price for going on a ride is excellent. People who like roller coasters I recommend the Gale Force Roller Coaster....More

Thank Barry D
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Sheila R
14 August 2017|
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Response from Molly C | Reviewed this property |
I believe there are but they might not be a part of Castaway Cove.
Sheila R
14 August 2017|
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Response from Stephanie B | Reviewed this property |
No, but there are go karts down the boardwalk a bit.
Ashley Ross L
20 June 2016|
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Response from ohhmanjinet | Reviewed this property |
Hi, during the high peaks they do not offer unlimited wrist bands, but Do make sure you check during your hotel lobby at the flyers, because there is a coupon for Playland's Castaway Cove which gave you free tickets with... More