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A sad, sinking ship in need of help

Sandown's pier is quite large an impressive, jutting unglamarously out and somewhat marring the... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Chris V
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Crawley, United Kingdom
Golf, pint-sized bowling and hundreds of arcade machines

We visited here after dinner to spend an hour or so. There are some good points and some bad... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Alex V
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Crawley, United Kingdom
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Reviewed yesterday

Sandown's pier is quite large an impressive, jutting unglamarously out and somewhat marring the beautiful sandy beachfront. I visited during October and found that the end of the pier entertainments were closed, so would have to be happy to explore the man pier building closer...More

Thank Chris V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We visited here after dinner to spend an hour or so. There are some good points and some bad. - The arcade: there are so many machines it's actually fairly amusing. One armed bandits, slot machines and shoot em ups all set in a fairly...More

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Decided to visit the pier on our last day of our holiday in the Isle of Wight. From the front it looked closed but we ventured inside.. I wish we hadn’t. The whole place smelt damp and stagnant like an old caravan. Numerous 2p machines,...More

Thank laurence t
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The pier has a massive arcade with lots of different types of slot/cascade machines. Lots of options on price, and a good range of 2p slots. Nice to see some chairs for us that were there for a long spell. There is also bowling and...More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loads of arcade machines and games to keep the family amazed, not for the faint hearted or those looking for peace !

Thank DavidTim2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A pier is a pier but the place was nice and clean but apart from the views not very interesting. sorry cant think of anything else.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There are good views but it the children that enjoy it the most as there are lots for them to do it nice to go to the end you get a nice view of the hotel from there

Thank gerald w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To get to the end of the pier you have to walk through the many, many, many one arm bandit gambling/slot machines There is a small cafe, which did not impress. You cannot just walk along pier on the outside of the building housing all...More

Thank Lindagreenacre
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You have to walk through a very big amusement arcade so be prepared to be “Amused” some great amusement to be had here. Then out onto the pier at the end but well worth the effort.

1  Thank Josephine K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely place to walk along. The beach is lovely if you fancy resting and having a bite to eat or going for a dip or a swim

1  Thank StephanieDianaMuir22
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Vacationer585598
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Response from David B | Reviewed this property |
I wouldn't have thought so as I cannot remember seeing any areas where the general public could "land" a boat on the pier.
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diamondeagle1955
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free of charge
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14 July 2016|
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Sorry I don't know.
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