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

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To start with, be aware they charge you £4.50 to park. The site has amusements, merry Gordon's etc so works well for families. Wee took the chairlift down to the beach and this... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 3, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

To start with, be aware they charge you £4.50 to park. The site has amusements, merry Gordon's etc so works well for families. Wee took the chairlift down to the beach and this was pretty awesome £ 4.00 for a return ticket so good value. The views of the needles from the chair lift and beach were amazing. You can... More 

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burnley u.k.
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Good parking where you can walk easily into the excellent retail areas for fine local gifts and memorabilia as well as local wine,beer, food etc.Carry on to the famous Needles a must see on this Island where their is a viewing area which is super.Their is a chair lift running down to the beach from the cliff top( to high... More 

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Stevenage, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We visited in a nice sunny afternoon in June 2015 from Sandown area of isle of Wight.Because of every public transport bus no 2,3 connecting to 7 are centric to New port so it takes much time to reach Needles from any part of Island. It's a nice place,view from new battery(tickets applicable) is closer but you can visit through... More 

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Auckland Region, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The natural attractions here are great, the land and sea and history, however like many other iconic UK places there seems to be a desperate attempt to reduce everything to a tacky theme park. Enjoy the views the chairlift, and the boat ride .

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Bracknell, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

We go here every year with our daughter, family and parents. There's something for everyone but it's great value, at £4.50 for parking which includes a couple of free activities you can spend a good few hours here on the rides with toddlers, watching the sweet making, seeing glass blown, the chair lift and getting a good value hot meal.... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

A great day out with lots to do for all the family.There is either the chair lift or the many steps to the beach, where there is a boat trip round the Needle rocks. There is a bus trip or a walk up to the Needles Battery where the views are spectacular, especially of the cliffs of coloured sand.At the... More 

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Pune, India
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

The Needles which are beautiful stacks of chalk on the western side of Isle of Wight. Unfortunately we did not much time to walk down the end point. We decided to take the Chairlift to the shore of the sea. It was a sight to remember as we descended down to the shore.It was untouched with the stones on the... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Not that the National Trust website or Needles website makes clear, but you don't have to pay for the Battery, or the chaurlift or cruise or the frankly tacky pleasure park to see the Needles. We went along one fine evening, all was quiet, and we had a lovely walk along the headland, which takes you to the NEedles viewpoint... More 

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Chippenham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

Great day out with my boyfriend! We went on the chairlift which was scary but worth it! Amazing views and we even got a fridge magnet with the picture that was taken in the chairlift!

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW via mobile

Turned a lovely natural phenomenon into a tacky play area.To view the Needles best you need to walk up to the Battery.Lovely views.The rides,the stalls,the idea that people need this in a natural beauty spot amazes me.Afraid not for me.The chair lift down to beach over priced.The only way down for most people but waste of time and money.Will go... More 

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Address: Address: Alum Bay, Totland PO39 0JD, England
Phone Number: +44 871 720 0022
Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  England  >  Isle of Wight  >  Totland

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