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Address: Alum Bay, Totland PO39 0JD, England
Phone Number: +44 871 720 0022
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Large chalk rock formations off the western tip of the island.

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There are lots of things to do including glass blowing demonstrations, sweet making, mini golf and the cable lift. I would recommend buying the book of tickets as there are lots... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
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Oxford, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We came to the Isle of Wight specifically to come to see the Needles, and we were aware that most of the attractions were closed due to the season. We were not aware that we would only get a very poor view of the needles from a wooden viewing platform. However if you go to the Isle of Wight battery,... More 

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Thank ChelseyBloomerz
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20 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

There are lots of things to do including glass blowing demonstrations, sweet making, mini golf and the cable lift. I would recommend buying the book of tickets as there are lots of things to do with them and they do save you money.

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leeds uk
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13 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

We visited in January as part of a coach trip and the attractions were in winter mode with very little to do. However we also went in august when it's buzzing we did cable lift ride and a boat trip out to the Needles it's quite theme park based and on the expensive side £5 parking. kids will have a... More 

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Veryan, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed the views and the walk down to the beech liked the gift shop look forward to coming back and having a ride up on the cable car lol

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Thank Mark P
Exeter, United Kingdom
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27 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A windy, overcast January day was not the ideal day to visit but nevertheless there were beautiful views. There is a large car parking area. The cable car was closed, but there are steps down to the beach for the energetic. The coloured clay cliff of Alum Bay is visible from the pebble beach as are The Needles and Lighthouse.... More 

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2 Thank Herb294
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stunning view and nice service at the cafe definitely going again well worth the visit, even if it is a bit of a drive

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Sidcup, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Highly recommend taking the cable cart down to the beach to see fantastic views-just make sure it is a clear day! The rest of the attractions consisted of a small fairground and a few gift shops. Nice little stop off but couldn't spend a whole day here

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Thank Laurenzo33
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We visited the park during August and enjoyed every minute, my husband enjoyed the demos in the glass works and sweet factory and the kids couldn't take their eyes off all the sweets in the sweet shop, we enjoyed making the souvenirs in the coloured sands shop, we all enjoyed the rides and the chairlift ride was breathtaking with spectacular... More 

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Thank Janet D
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The fort and battery run by the National Trust are wonderful. Our kids loved it and we discovered a lot of interesting facts. Great little WW2 themed cafe!!! We found the Alum bay side not so interesting and very takkie. If we had not visited the fort we would have been very disappointed. Alum bay park was expensive and our... More 

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Thank MarkjGibbs
Portsmouth
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52 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good place for a day out with the family. Lots of things to do and there is something there for everyone and lots of things to see and visit. Lots of parking and places to eat and drink to catch your breath.

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