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Blackgang Chine

Ventnor PO38 2HN, England
+44 1983 730330
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Not Just For The Children

We were a group of 7 adults and all of us had a fantastic time at Blackgang Chine.My husband... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Janet J
Essex, United Kingdom
My son loved it

Your tickets last a week, so add this to your daily schedule. Also, try the firework evening... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Blackgang Chine is a park and gardens themed with a wide range of fantasy attractions as well as heritage exhibitions and adventure play. Children can enjoy playing in Cowboy Town, Pirate Cove, Fairyland or Dinosaurland - fantasy play areas to encourage imaginative play, parents can relax or join in the fun! Opened in 1843 Blackgang Chine is still owned and run by the family of the founder and now also run a sister park, Robin Hill, near Newport on the Isle of Wight.
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good31%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“roller coaster” (314 reviews)
“cowboy town” (207 reviews)
“water slide” (137 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Ventnor PO38 2HN, England
+44 1983 730330
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Reviewed yesterday

We were a group of 7 adults and all of us had a fantastic time at Blackgang Chine.My husband couldn't take the smile off his face when he saw the turtles above his head in the enchanting Underwater Kingdom. The Dinosaurs,roller coaster, water slide along...More

Thank Janet J
Reviewed 4 days ago

Your tickets last a week, so add this to your daily schedule. Also, try the firework evening. Great for smaller kids.

Thank Amanda041
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went every year for my birthday when I was younger and couldn't wait to take my own children. And it didn't disappoint it's a big park so lots of walking. So much to see and do the cow boys park and the long slides...More

1  Thank natandryan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The shows they put on are funny, the kids love them. They have some excellent dinosaur attractions including dinosaurs which walk around scaring the kids!!! (My dream job) some of the attractions are old and very creepy now. after all the rubbish we are used...More

Thank mr_c159
Reviewed 1 week ago

I felt that it was rather pricey £17.50 for concession to enter especially as to go on any of the attractions were extra cost. There are lots of different areas which would appeal to younger children - dinosaurs, fairy area, cowboy town and pirate ships....More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our 5 year old boy loved it so much that he would have moved in if he could! We have been a few years running now and he has always loved it. Not so great if it's not sunny though. It is expensive to get...More

1  Thank sarahwS7913KW
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

On our recent IOW visit we arranged for our daughter, partner and granddaughter to meet us at the ferry in Cowes to have a day out at Blackang Chine. My daughter had very happy memories of previous visits and was so excited to go back...More

2  Thank Paul H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited with our 3 year old. It's expensive to get in but worth it. Under 4s are free. The park is probably aimed at 3-11 year olds. There are 3 rides which operated on a rotating basis thought the day. The park is well...More

1  Thank sarah_kelly_r
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was tin first place we visited on our trip to the island and what a fantastic start to an amazing trip. Our two year old had been going on and on about blackgang Chine for days before our visit, due to watching some you...More

1  Thank gareth m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We wanted to do something so after reading about this decided to visit , it was off season so was not busy , this really is for younger children but I think it might scar some as we saw one little girl upset, it seemed...More

Thank chrispy51
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27 September 2017|
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Response from HendonLondon | Reviewed this property |
Yes you can go around but it's a little tricky going up and down the hills. We did i it with a pushchair tho and it was worth it.
14 August 2017|
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Response from slhamshrimper | Reviewed this property |
Yes they would love it. there is younger kids stuff but the older would enjoy the bigger rides..
30 July 2017|
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Response from Nathan D | Reviewed this property |
Well there is a rollercoaster which will be a not but apart from that everything else will be fine I reckon.... the waterslide thing which is brill you can ride with the little one and everything else on site is not exactly... More