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Grandsons day out

Was here in the summer for day out with my two grandsons aged 7 and 6 they loved it but it was an... read more

Reviewed October 12, 2018
lynnylala
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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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Good place for kids

We visited on a Friday during the school holidays. All the rides are token based which you have to... read more

Reviewed August 31, 2018
geordie1982
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Newcastle, United Kingdom
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Free Admission amusement park located on the sea front in South Shields.Over 40 rides and attractions, amusement arcades, game stalls and more.Rides for young and old.Purchase tickets to go on the rides - you only pay for what you want to go...more
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Ocean Beach Pleasure Park Sea Road, South Shields NE33 2LD, England
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+44 191 456 1617
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Reviewed October 21, 2018 via mobile

I come here every year and i have always loved it. Mind it is an expensive day out but you will love it

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank BenMartin007
Reviewed October 12, 2018 via mobile

Was here in the summer for day out with my two grandsons aged 7 and 6 they loved it but it was an expensive day out you buy tokens but some rides were 8 tokens so they don’t last long it’s ok for a special...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

Took the grandkids here for a bit of fun and they loved it. Nice clean pleasure park, prices are reasonable and it’s gated and safe. The slot machines and push penny give tickets out for the kids to claim small prizes which they liked. Also...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pmorris99
Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

We traveled down from Glasgow to visit friends so we booked for us and the kids to go bowling was a great night and will definitely be back

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank carolanneh723
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

We visited on a Friday during the school holidays. All the rides are token based which you have to purchase. We bought our tickets for £10 think we received 20. My son enjoyed the rides that he went on. On a Friday evening all the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank geordie1982
Reviewed August 29, 2018 via mobile

Few rides for kids of all ages. Payment by tickets. Some rides work out quiet expensive, but are good fun. Plenty places for food and drink

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank suej7
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Check the web site for extra tickets compared with paying on site, Had a great day out with the gran kids both enjoyed the rides plenty of choice, we had kids 7 & 2 both had a good time on a variety of rides. Parking...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank YORKYG
Reviewed August 27, 2018

fantastic fun.had voucher for 22.50 for 70 tickets so bargain day..plenty to dolots of eating venues,clean toilets.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank suepal1960
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Rides for everyone in this fairground. Not bad price wise either if you buy online ticket bundle like we did. Nice little cafe too. Only reason I gave it four stars instead of five was some of the ride operators were miserable and unfriendly.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Leah H
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Would recommend any visitors to visit website first and show discount on phone to get discount tickets. The weather was hit and miss our 2 teenage daughter went on the bounce and waited 15-20 mins for the ride to start, only then to see the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank leejen1980
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Mohammed A
August 9, 2018|
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Response from jamesharbron | Reviewed this property |
There are lots of car parks but you have to pay price not bad
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Emmalou69
January 28, 2018|
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Response from Iris A | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can walk dogs on a leash but dogs arent permitted on certain parts of the beach at certain times of the year .
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