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Pleasurewood Hills

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Address: Leisure Way | Corton, Lowestoft NR32 4, England
Phone Number: 01502 586000
Description: Set within 50 acres of enclosed coastal parkland and just 10mins from the...
Set within 50 acres of enclosed coastal parkland and just 10mins from the popular seaside town of Great Yarmouth, Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park has been refurbished making it an even more vibrant place for a day out for all the family. With great discounts of over 25% when you book online and ample free parking, there really hasn't been a better time to visit the biggest theme park in the East of England. As part of our £3.5m investment plan we're introducing Marble Madness our FOURTH roller coaster and 10th new attraction in just 4 years! For the first time ever, Pleasurewood Hills will be home to FOUR roller coasters and we're convinced Marble Madness will provide thrills and spills fun for all the family! Day visitors will also have the opportunity to experience HoBs PiT - Our dark ride opened to critical acclaim in 2013 from both theme park experts and the leisure industry. The ride is the most advanced of its kind and mixes illusions with live performers to create a scare attraction and scare ride experience. - Now rated 12A by the BBFC. There's so much to explore and do, visitors can also jump onboard Wipeout, the tallest, fastest and most extreme roller coaster in the East of England! Get soaked on our Timber Falls log flume, plummet 60ft per second with a 5.5G force on the Jolly Roger Drop Tower or simply relax and enjoy fantastic shows with The Sea Lions and our Playful Parrots. Pleasurewood Hills also prides itself on offering good quality places to eat and drink on the park with the Merrier Mariner incorporating a new alfresco style Terrace Cafe and Bar, The Railway Tea Rooms, Flying Fish and Porky's Pantry. Where possible they use locally sourced fresh and healthy ingredients for a delicious choice of food and drinks to provide customers with value for money. At Pleasurewood Hills we guarantee you'll be greeted with a smile from our Guest Experience Super Heroes. Why not contact us today and re-discover why Pleasurewood Hills Theme Park is the number 1 destination for any day visit in the East of England.
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Perfect for those not ready for large theme parks!

First visit for 4 years & exactly as i remembered! Perfect for young children & teens who are not massive thrill seekers. Lots of rides I remember from the 80's & sadly looks... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 6, 2015
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Epping, United Kingdom
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW

Everytime I am up this way I like to go to Pleasurewood Hills, it is one of my best memories being taken there by my Mum when we were all little and it was always a great day out and it still is. Obviously the price has changed somewhat! but we went 2 adults 3 children (14, 7, 6) on... More 

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Derby, England, United Kingdom
13 reviews 13 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2015 NEW

My wife had really fond childhood memories of Pleasurewood Hills and the leaflets we picked up seemed to show some great rides and attractions. We took our two children aged 4 and 6 for what turned out to be a rather disappointing and expensive day out. My son was very excited by the rather space age looking Hyperdrive ride that... More 

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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015 NEW via mobile

I visited with my 8yr old and 13 yr old daughters and husband! Good selection of rides for all aged groups young to older. The park is in good repair and looked freshly painted and care is taken to keep the park fresh and pleasing to the eye with planting schemes around the park! Plenty to do in a day... More 

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

As we hadn't been to pleasurewood hills for 3yrs we thought we would revisit a local attraction as oposed from travelling a further distance, what a mistake! The park was practically unchanged in that time with the "newer" attractions looking like they had been plonked wherever and still very much"under construction"although on entrance one ride was stated as closed most... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2015

We came for a day out whilst at the local haven site and had a fantastic time . Only issue I had was the food menus in the places we found didn't cater for allergies very well but we are used to that. Best part of the day for my daughter was meeting woody whilst her brothers and dad were... More 

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Norfolk, United Kingdom
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29 reviews 29 reviews
12 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2015

A good day out with something for everyone and you will have more fun if you try everything. The rides were there for everyone to have a go on and although we had to queue for some rides it wasn't for long and waiting time was reasonable for the amount of people on site. The staff were particularly helpful and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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216 reviews 216 reviews
104 attraction reviews
182 helpful votes 182 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

We went on the Easter weekend, a few days after it re-opened. As a few other reviewers have said the whole park looks very dated and in need of a clean, repair and re-painting - all of it minor cosmetic stuff. I found it really hard to believe that they still needed to test and maintain rides after being closed... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015 via mobile

Decided to go to this park over Easter school holidays, which actually turned out to be a good choice. Quite empty, maybe this was normal or just that it was a cold and windy day and most families stayed away. The park its self is average. Some rides are just not worth it, and so not up to standard. Others,... More 

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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Walked from Gunton Hall to pleasure wood hills on Easter sunday, the party of twelve of us found it very expensive even at OA P rates as its not a patch on other theme parks not worth a visit only rides fit for teenagers go to Great Yarmouth for a family day out .

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43 reviews 43 reviews
12 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2015

First visit for 4 years & exactly as i remembered! Perfect for young children & teens who are not massive thrill seekers. Lots of rides I remember from the 80's & sadly looks like it hasn't been decorated since! Tlc desperately needed, however a great day was had. Booked online to save money, barely queued all day & favourite ride... More 

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