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The Pleasure Beach

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

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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Plenty to do!

Definitely recommend, I took my 5yo son & he loved it! Also loved the road trains along the promenade :)

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
Norwich, United Kingdom
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Felixstowe, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great day out and well worth the visit just to ride the vintage Roller Coaster. Something for all the family,fast rides, children's ride and not forget a go on the Log Flume

Thank Hacks121
Norwich, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely recommend, I took my 5yo son & he loved it! Also loved the road trains along the promenade :)

Thank parrcful
mansfield uk
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40 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The star attraction as got to be the roller coaster,always gives a thrill and is full of nostalgia,there are some hidden gems like the snails,funhouse,carrousol,but the park lacks atmosphere,big new rides,its needs a little t.l.c as when you go to the bottom south end of the park is very scruffy and very little on offer,please beach was great in the... More 

Thank idamay
Level Contributor
4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found the day was super & the staff on the rides helped to make our day extra special. We even went back for a second time & the staff even recognised us. Thank you to all, we will certainly return next year😄

Thank Cantwellies
Mansfield, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice small fair for the kids with a few rides for all ages with roller coasters and other attractions such as dodgems and the ghost train. Not too badly priced but the wristbands wouldn't have been cost effective as there weren't enough rides for each of them but they had fun on 5 rides each.

Thank emma h
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a good day out with the family! Lots to do. Kids enjoyed it as much as the adults! Friendly staff everywhere you went 😀

Thank Shaun B
Bucks Cross, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I visited the Pleasure beach this weekend whilst staying in the area. I have visited many times before, but on this occasion, the ride [roller coaster] which my 18 year old son rode on [he is autistic and loves the sensation of spinning] failed and left him stranded on the ascent to the top. The operators did not how to... More 

Thank ZASonneblom
Level Contributor
3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A lovely place for children manily 9 and upwards as there is not many rides for younger children. The old fashioned roller coaster is brilliant and my children loved the sky drop ride, friendly staff

Thank tracy a
Level Contributor
7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Worth getting a wristband. Small but enough rides to keep the young one's occupied. Recommended. Visited in half term, weather not brill so thankfully no long queues.

Thank zedvick
Leicestershire, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

took 2 kids aged 9 and 10 and they loved it, could have been there from open till close if left to them. they were allowed on everything so it was fantastic value for money as they went on some rides 4 or 5 times! only complaint is the paths are in a state in some places and could do... More 

Thank juliet582015

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