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Sylvan Beach Amusement Park

Sylvan Beach, NY
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Type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
Description: A small, family-run amusement park offering an antique teacup ride.
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Windsor, New York, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014 NEW

Good for little kids Games OK like chuck cheese beach has nothing to do with park only open on good weather days check your weather before departure

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Fort Myers, Florida
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106 reviews 106 reviews
40 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

This is a small amusement park with the typical rides. Nothing extravagant but a nice way to spend a little time while at the beach.

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Hallstead, Pennsylvania
4 reviews 4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Been going to Sylvan Beach for many years. Love the beach, amusement park and most importandly the sunsets. Spectacular skies for such a small place in upstate n.y.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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115 reviews 115 reviews
33 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Yes, everything that most reviews say are true. It is old. The place needs TLC. It needs paint and it needs to be cleaned. However, it is an old timey amusement park and kids love it. For $20 it is day full of unlimited rides. Yes, the rides are old but safe. It's definitely more like a permanent carnival than... More

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Syracuse, New York
14 reviews 14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Small town amusement park with limited selection of rides that look unsafe. The Park needs some TLC, cobs webs all over and the place needs a paint job. On hot days there is no escape from the heat. If they planted some trees that might help. The Workers do not enjoy their jobs at all (they have emotionless looks on... More

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Top Contributor
116 reviews 116 reviews
70 attraction reviews
174 helpful votes 174 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

This little amusement park sits on the shores of Lake Oneida in central New York. Most of the rides are classic ones, some dating back to the 1960's. Most rides seemed to be in good repair. A pay one price is available if you wish to multi-ride. Tickets are also available. The food isn't too bad. There is still a... More

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Utica, New York
20 reviews 20 reviews
10 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014

This place is really run down and rides are old and rusted. The workers act sedated, totally not helpful. Most of the arcade games are broken. Will not go back.

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East Syracuse, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

Been going to this park for 45 years. But no more. it is in dire need of renovation. past 10 years walkways are dangerous and pavement is falling apart. Restrooms and restaurants within the amusement park I can't believe pass health inspections.(No Soap Or Way to Dry Hands in any Public Restroom) The beach area is filthy and not family... More

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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This should be a nice swimming beach but it is not! Beer bottles all over the picnic area and teens playing their car stereo so loud you can't talk to your friend and teens carrying on smoking "stuff". Signs all over about no dogs allowed on beach or picnic area and about 24 hour surveillance. Really?!!!!! Where is the surveillance... More

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Syracuse, New York
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48 reviews 48 reviews
17 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2014

I would not go back here. There is rust on corrosion all over the roller coaster ride Over priced None of the ride hardly Food sucks Water is terrible and seaweed covered Broken glass in the sand F-

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