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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
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good33%
  • Average23%
  • 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 4 weeks 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 14 August 2017 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 13 August 2017 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 12 August 2017 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 9 August 2017 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 9 August 2017 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 9 August 2017

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

3  Thank greektraveller13
Reviewed 7 August 2017

How different Barry Island is now compared to the 1960s and 70s! Then there were donkeys on the beach and their mess not cleaned up and it was generally quite seedy. Now it is such a pleasant place to go. There is a lovely promenade,...More

Thank RoyalLady9
Reviewed 6 August 2017

It was a pleasure to see the Amusement park open and a reasonable number of rides available, we had a 5 year old with us who only found one activity suitable for his age group. Trying to handle a wheelchair around the lower section of...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great kiss me quick beach with slightly tired fun for the kids. Fish n chips and candyfloss. The beach is big and beautiful and work has been done to brighten things up recently. Still loads of rubbish on the beach. What is...More

Thank Humphrey108
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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