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Barry Island Pleasure Park

Friars Road, Barry CF62 5TR, Wales
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Barry Island Pleasure Park. A funfair. Under new ownership. Fun for all the family at bargain prices
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good33%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
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Hours Today: 11:00 - 20:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Friars Road, Barry CF62 5TR, Wales
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We travel to Barry at least 3 times a year the kids love it, we live on the M4 corridor so its quick and easy for us to pop to wales stay for one night and make a trip to Barry for some beach, arcade...More

Thank Lloyd S
Reviewed 3 days ago

All the trimmings and more. There is a stall selling Fresh sea food ready to eat in little tubs , food from the Carabean , Turkish delight , and Curries from around the World. Traditional Fish and Chips and An array of Cool Icecream parlours....More

Thank Jane W
Reviewed 3 days ago

For those who avidly watch Gavin and Stacy, Barry Island needs no introduction as it's where the series was set. There are a few references to this on the front promenade. the resort has seen some vast improvements over the past few years with a...More

Thank R Kay M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

A great day out with the family. Lots of fun rides and arcades. Just across the road from the beach.

Thank Fiona J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Know this fairground for many years. I think it is at its best now. Rides for all ages and lots of fun.

Thank Rugeleygirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Grandchildren had never been before, they're teenagers Good value, £20 for 30 tokens It was fun to watch them n very busy n yet they still managed to go on all rides of their choice Nice to see the refurbishment too, much better

Thank BarrienKath43
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

While the Island is on my door step I had friends down visiting and they wanted a day at the beach. They have 4 young children and while it proved expensive for food and drinks if you take a picnic it isnt that bad. They...More

Thank Jo P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Barry is a beautiful coastal resort with beaches obviously but there's so much more. Cafes,restaurants, fairground,beach huts, organized activities , good parking. Everything for a great day out.i love it.

Thank Debbieandrew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not A bad place to visit but just not in the same level as places such as Weston super mare Blackpool. None the less it is still not a bad place to visit for the family or even for couples

Thank Rebecca G
Reviewed 1 week ago

The rides are much too close together and when it gets busy this can cause chaos. The owner appears to think that the funfair is for older children and adults and has completely forgotten that it is the young children that like them and where...More

1  Thank greektraveller13
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Charlotte C
23 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
18 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