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Address: Western Esplanade | Western Esplanade, Southend-on-Sea SS1 1EE, England
Phone Number: +44 1702 443400
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Adventure Island Fun Park is the U.K's No.1 FREE ADMISSION Fun Park....

Adventure Island Fun Park is the U.K's No.1 FREE ADMISSION Fun Park. Situated on Southend-on-Sea's famous seafront we have over 40 fabulous rides and attractions including the outragous RAGE roller coaster. You don't pay to enter, you ride the rides with our great value all day ride bands.

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Great fun for half the price

We went here on fireworks night, got there at 6 to buy the half price wrist bands, although it was busy the longest wait we had was only 10 mins. Great that you don't have to pay... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
Coral P
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

We went here on fireworks night, got there at 6 to buy the half price wrist bands, although it was busy the longest wait we had was only 10 mins. Great that you don't have to pay to enter the park as someone we were with was unable to go on any rides, so they didn't waste any money. Watched... More 

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Thank Coral P
Canterbury, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Double thumbs up from us. It's our second time and it's just as good as the first. Highly recommended!

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Thank Gray1969
Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Adventure Island has certainly got something for everyone. The extensive range of rides available across all ages will keep children and adults entertained for hours on end. The food in the restaurant is also decent, although the queue was a little long but I guess that's to be expected during the holiday period. The park itself is well maintained and... More 

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Thank TheAnonymousAnt
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

So fun to have are own theme park or asmusment park in Southend I love the rides there I would recommend it as a trip to anyone that lives far away

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Thank Elliot M
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is great that you don't pay to enter. This means that if someone just wants to go on 1 ride they can without feeling you have to go on everything as you have paid the money. Great for any age

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Thank Hazel C
Essex, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn't been for a long time but got dragged there by the kids and was pleasantly surprised. The old place is a lot brighter and friendlier than I remember and the staff were great - friendly and engaging. Well done!

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Thank Chalkwellfoodie
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fun day for all the family. Characters were all around the park-providing entertainment whilst we waited in the worlds shortest queues! Literally 2 mins only! We went on sooo many rides-the wristbands were soo worth it. Rides for each extreme-incredibly daring and for the most delicate child too! Paid extra for go-karts-was fun and well worth it! Chips in a... More 

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Thank TheSatars
Essex, United Kingdom
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5 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Even compared to Thorpe Park and Alton Towers it's still way up there. Such a family friendly day and night out!! had so much fun, he staff are friendly and the whole park is so cheap and well worth the money!!

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Thank Chloeallen99
Essex, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to adventure island on Sunday, and there were no queues as it was a bit chilly, yet the staff couldn't be more fun. They interacted all day with visitors, even though you could clearly see they were frozen. This is the nicest day we have had out in a long time.

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Thank suzannecordinawilson
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5 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Brilliant lots of fun for any age. all the rides are safe and have good maintenance records. just a brilliand day out

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