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Ghost train fabulous

Our most prized memory of this holiday was queuing for the ghost train and seeing a poor young... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
morescribbles
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Great for kids.

When i was younger i would love to go here, defiantly recommend if you have children, they will... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jodie J
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Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth NR30 2EH, England
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Reviewed yesterday

Great rides for all and not too expensive, great value if you buy the wrist band. Queues not long in general like can be at other seaside resorts, definitely recommend.

Thank G4199ZSjackieh
Reviewed 2 days ago

Famlily looked in and deceided to walk away. Very cramped and noisy and not felt consucive to part of a relaxing holiday

Thank Andrew R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our most prized memory of this holiday was queuing for the ghost train and seeing a poor young child looking traumatised but we all had a turn and laughed the whole way round. The bumpy slide was great value and we had a great time...More

Thank morescribbles
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I’m to old and big for this now , but love to walk through , seeing the old rides I used to love (snails and tubs!)

Thank batty34
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Not much space to get about with a buggy. I'd say don't both with a double, it would be a slow and stressful experience. The staff seem depressed and unhappy, but for some reason the kids love it so each year it's the same story...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 1 week ago

My two kids love joyland its only a small place but brilliant. They favorite rides has to be the snails and spook express roller coaster its on one token a ride all tokens are £1 if you buy £20 they give you 25 tokens

Thank 81ian583
Reviewed 1 week ago

many happy times here when i was younger and its so good to see that after 40 years the snails are still working...

Thank jim r
Reviewed 1 week ago

When i was younger i would love to go here, defiantly recommend if you have children, they will love this palce.

Thank Jodie J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve been coming to Great Yarmouth every year for the last few years and always make a point of visiting Joyland. The place is clean and tidy, the amusements are in a good state of repair and the Snails and the Tubs are just as...More

Thank Robcomet
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Joyland is a place I visited as a child and a place I’ve visited with my own children. It is more suitable for younger children or just big kids who want to reminisce. It’s free entry and the rides are reasonably priced. There is something...More

Thank carolineja80
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Becks L
20 July 2018|
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Response from Howesthat | Reviewed this property |
It’s free to walk around - it’s just on the sea front near the pier - they are mostly toddler/small rides that you get tokens for & go with them. Our 1 year old went on a few rides with us.
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paulandbeck25
12 July 2016|
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