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Barry Island Pleasure Park

Friars Road, Barry CF62 5TR, Wales
+44 1446 722100
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
3 days ago
“2017 This great little park just got a whole lot better!”
1 week ago
“Beautiful Barry”
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Hours Today: 12:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Friars Road, Barry CF62 5TR, Wales
+44 1446 722100
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Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Place is a standard sea side town bit rough and run down. Didn't help the fact someone keyed my car the whole way round in the main car park...won't be returning.

Thank Akhtar2014
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Barry Island has always been special for my family. Sadly for many years The island was a poor old place but recently there has been a very effective re generation project and even though not fully completed it has visibly improved and is becoming much...More

3  Thank JOHN310LlantwitMajor
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

We all had a great time visiting Barry. We all like Gavin and Stacy so was good to see bits from the TV. We went slightly out of season, but lots of people about, very dog friendly place. Lots of lovely walks. Also after here...More

Thank pecky098
Reviewed 11 April 2017

We took our Granddaughter to the Funfair today as she usually loves the rides there. Unfortunately (for us), the Waltzer seems to have been upgraded to a much faster one, she began to panic and scream for the ride to stop. I would like to...More

Thank Kim M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I'm glad I live in Barry and get to visit this place as often as I want. It's a fantastic day out for people of all ages, loads of things to see and do. Extended parking available for the peak times.

1  Thank Lizy H
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love Barry Island.. I walk over here often with my dog. There has been so much regeneration of the beach front and now there pleasure park is undergoing great overall, although work is in progress they are still up and running and the rides...More

Thank Kim J
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There is a couple of good shops and cafe's and takeaways, also a few good rides at the fair. There is one a amusements that needs knocking down and another that is a bit drab but there are two more good ones. It's a nitemare...More

Thank Dan J
Reviewed 10 April 2017

There is something for everyone.There is a big beach a long promenade.Gifts shops.plenty of places to either eat in or take out.They also have a dog friendly cafe called K 9 also a fairground.Plenty to do

1  Thank gaynorrawlings
Reviewed 8 April 2017

A few years ago we met a couple who told us that Barry had been "done up" and was cospapolitan.. i have to say that i dont share that view. Now, it could be that we missed the cosmopolitan bit where we imagined sittin in...More

1  Thank ruth g
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

We visited Barry island on more than one occasion with our children aged 7 years and 9 years. The beach and promenade was clean and tidy which was lovely to see, we visited one of the one of the local chip shops and sat outside...More

Thank nicolau1980
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Ann W
I would like to know if this place has been closed down yet for very serious health & safety reasons. Dangerous , dirty, very rude staff. Thought it had been done up in 2016, no way!!!
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
Any plans for a ghost train and what you got planned on the site were the old log flume was
19 March 2016|
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Hi still waiting to see if the log flume is back at barry island plesure back had some happy days on it with family and i remember working down at barry island pleasure park it was happy days down there for me i was working on the wacky gold mine ride loved working down enjoyed nice to see it open and ian danter is doing fine job down there i take my hat off to him as when the park closed the park was such a mess hope he has a fantastic busy season for 2016 and people are going to love the big wheel and the views are going to be awsome
10 February 2016|
Response from kimbee50 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, A new log flume is open. My g/children loved it when we visited in Aug '16.