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Grand Pier

Address: The Pier, Teignmouth, England
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Ranked #7 of 12 Attractions in Teignmouth
Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Landmarks
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Type: Wharfs/ Piers/ Boardwalks, Landmarks
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

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English first
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2014

The pier was damaged in the winter storms but is now up and running again. It's not the biggest pier in the world, but neither is Teignmouth the biggest coastal resort town. It'll keep the kids amused for half an hour.

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Goxhill, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I can recall visits to the slot machines some 50 years ago as a child. I swear they still have a few of the original machines and they surprisingly take 2p's ...... Wow that's value for money. Took us ages to spend a pound each !! Great fun......... Thank you

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Vélez de Benaudalla, Andalucia, Spain
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37 reviews 37 reviews
13 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2014

Although it was severely damaged by storms last winter the Grand Pier at Teignmouth has refused to lie down and die. "Grand" is a rather exaggerated description, nevertheless it does represent pure nostalgia as lots of old fashioned penny slot machines bring back memories of the 1950s - and before! There are a handful of much more modern rides too,... More 

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Teignmouth, United Kingdom
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49 reviews 49 reviews
7 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

The Brennan family have owned the pier since I moved to Teignmouth in 1970, and its one of the best piers Ive every been on. They have everything for children and big kids as well. Its very well run, and always clean, and everything kept up to date.. Its a fantastic place to visit, and what makes a good seaside... More 

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Bicester
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

The old pier was destroyed by the big storms in February 2014. The owners have managed to rebuild the pier and replace some of the old arcade machines. The pier is a traditional English pier and at the far end it offers views towards the Ness and Teignmouth town and surrounding area. Teignmouth town is lovely with lots of things... More 

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Plymouth, United Kingdom
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27 reviews 27 reviews
3 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

We went to the pier, as jt was raining we had 2 latte in the café and the coffee was terrible, weak tasteless not much coffee, for the price of 2.50 a small paper cup so I kindly asked the girl if I could have a bit more coffee, and she reply no, who got a latte, and that's what... More 

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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18 reviews 18 reviews
10 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

We went to Teignmouth for a day trip with alpha travel, we found this pier so we had a nice little walk along it,lovely views, a good little arcade to spend an hour or so in. Its worth a visit if your passing.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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45 reviews 45 reviews
16 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Love a trip down a pier at any seaside, but his one looks is a bit sorry for itself, which is a shame.

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Torquay
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40 reviews 40 reviews
19 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Perfect for spending some pocket money, or for seeing the sea. Lots of money machines and a chance to get an ice cream.

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Windsor, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

Went to Teignmouth for a trip. Found the old pier, can' t remember the last time I walked on a pier. They had all the old games there, the coin tipping point machines, shooting range game, fruit machines & others. It was a lovely step back in time.

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