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Barry Island Pleasure Park

Friars Road, Barry CF62 5TR, Wales
+44 1446 678476
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Barry Island Pleasure Park. A funfair. Under new ownership. Fun for all the family at bargain prices
  • Excellent32%
  • Very good29%
  • Average23%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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“barry island” (195 reviews)
“big wheel” (9 reviews)
“day trip” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Friars Road, Barry CF62 5TR, Wales
Friars Road, Barry CF62 5TR, Wales
+44 1446 678476
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There has been a lot of re-investment in this area and the improvement is immense, it is so nice to see people out and about even when it is cold. This area is so picturesque and the walkways much more accessible. It is a pleasure...More

Thank patonplace64
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

More for the younger children, but there are amusement arcades for the teenagers. Nice beach. Alcohol free area.

Thank ConorClarke1971
Reviewed 4 December 2017

Big Dipper, Dodgems, Ghost Train - all the usual suspects, plus slot machines galore! Noisy, fun, candy-floss and chips atmosphere.

Thank 456David
Reviewed 9 November 2017

lovely beaches, dog walking a must in winter months, lots to see and do, market every tuesday. lots of lovely places to eat and drink, also very child friendly.

Thank M2355AQlisas
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

Always love the pleasure park! Fond memories of when I was a child. Was lovely to take my little one and family and tell them about old times

Thank kelnjax
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

I couldn't resist a trip to Barry on my first visit to Wales. As a Gavin and Stacey fan I was very excited to visit the beach and shops where some of it was filmed. Unfortunately due to the typical British weather most of the...More

1  Thank Emma K
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Like most seaside resorts, full of arcades, cafes and fish n chips places, but lovely views, clean,and well maintained public areas. Parking an issue, as popular place to visit, and one of the main car parks closed due to new housing estate being built.

Thank noodlesmayenne
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This place is brilliant for a day out and has a bit of everything - Arcades, rides, walking paths, a beach and more!! Should definitely become a day trip for people outside the area!

Thank Luke S
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Sadly there was not a lot open due to storm Brian which closed a lot of places early. We strolled along a very windy beach and I imagine it being very crowded on days with better weather. A lovely seaside area which on another day...More

Thank Steppin-owt
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Flowers and pathways! Great for a date. There are so many things around, restaurants, arcade, cafes, beach. Its called pleasure park for a reason

Thank axlim09
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Charlotte C
24 July 2017|
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Response from HarryFromBarry | Reviewed this property |
I've never used the beach huts, but I would assume the use of BBQs is a bad idea as many passerby and kids! Why not ask the people you are hiring from? HFB
Ann W
19 April 2017|
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Response from Scrappywalker | Reviewed this property |
When I wrote my review it was open - I am currently on holiday so don't know if it has been closed since then