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Land of Make Believe & Pirate's Cove

354 Great Meadows Road - Rt. 611, Hope, NJ 07844
+1 908-459-9000
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Make Believe!

Very inexpensive fun time for all ages, very small but controlled. I will definitely come back here.

Reviewed yesterday
Lena D
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New York City, New York
Exceeded my expectations!!!

Our child just turned four, we were looking for a mini local vacation for our family, our research... read more

Reviewed yesterday
cobalt212
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nyc
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
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“wading pool” (40 reviews)
“pirate ship” (31 reviews)
“water slides” (49 reviews)
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354 Great Meadows Road - Rt. 611, Hope, NJ 07844
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+1 908-459-9000
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Reviewed yesterday

Very inexpensive fun time for all ages, very small but controlled. I will definitely come back here.

Thank Lena D
Reviewed yesterday

Our child just turned four, we were looking for a mini local vacation for our family, our research brought us to the Land of Make Believe (LOMB) and I'm so glad it did! This place is specifically designed for young children. Unlike the other amusement...More

Thank cobalt212
Reviewed 3 days ago

This park is wonderful for children up to about age 8 or so. There are multiple slides into about a foot and a half of water, with sprays all over the pool. There are many rides for the children as well as a train that...More

Thank Geri T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent small manageable park for preschool/elementary crowd (up to 3-10 y.o.) It has both water park and "dry" rides, as well as a small petting zoo and other activities. Not too crowded, even on July 4th weekend. Word of warning: cash or Discover ONLY

Thank ksu-ny
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great day with my daughter and 3 1/2 year old grandson. The place is clean, food prices are from the 1950's (hamburger was $3.00) and very good! It was the last day in June and last day of camps so very crowded in water park...More

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We passed a sign for the Land of Make Believe on our way to the Poconos and decided to stop on our way home. My 4 year old had the time of his life. My 9 month old even had fun - he loved the...More

1  Thank JillT007
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had one of the best days today visiting. The park is very clean and the prices are reasonable. My daughter is 6 and basically stayed in the wading water part most of the day but we also saw Santa and did the train ride....More

1  Thank josiezb
Reviewed April 14, 2017

This place is exactly where you need to go with kids under 10. The water park is just big enough for them to enjoy and parents not to pass out from too much chasing kids . The amusement part is the same. Rides are made...More

1  Thank Pat M
Reviewed April 10, 2017

This is a small local water park, perfect for grandparents and grandkids. Some rides, some water slides and a lazy river. Not huge, but clean and fun.

Thank jnegs91
Reviewed October 31, 2016

The best Advice I can give with this place is to get there early to secure your lounge chair. They could do a better job with some of the communications. The tables have signs that say Not for Picnics, but people have all out picnics...More

1  Thank Lou F
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Sue C
June 14, 2017|
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Response from Pat M | Reviewed this property |
Not at all it is really ideal for that age.
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zr1169
August 17, 2016|
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Response from PunkySunshine | Reviewed this property |
I think a 7 - 13 year old would love the water part of the park - all the slides would be fun/accessible. As for the dry/mechanical rides, the 13 year old may be too big to ride quite a few. There would still be a... More
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Gramaud
July 20, 2016|
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Response from jeanette102 | Reviewed this property |
It's $27 for adults and $29 for children over 2. Under 2 is free but they cannot use kiddie rides only pool area. Parking is free
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