Pleasure Beach in Great Yarmouth


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Park Information

Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach
Situated at the South End of Great Yarmouth’s famous Golden Mile, Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach is a nine-acre, free entry amusement park where customers have the option to pay-per-ride through purchasing ride tokens or to purchase an all-day wristband which entitles the bearer to unlimited rides for the remainder of that day. Please read our park information page, frequently asked questions page and terms and conditions before purchasing.

Our Location
To find us please put into your Satnav our postcode: NR30 3EH

Opening Dates and Times
Please see our calendar for future opening dates and times. For todays current opening and closing times please refer to the homepage.

For wristband and token prices please follow this link

Wristbands And Ride Tokens
Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach offers three types of wristbands:

Maxi Wristband – For anyone aged seven plus
Midi Wristband – For children aged between four and six years of age
Parent and Toddler Wristband – For a toddler aged three or under plus a responsible person aged fourteen years and over

The parent and toddler wristband deal does not restrict the responsible adult from going on any of our rides providing they meet the height, health and safety requirements of each individual ride.

Wristband terms and conditions can be found here

Online Wristbands
Online wristbands can be purchased up until midnight the day before your intended visit. Online bookings will receive a 15% discount off the gate price. Please use our booking calendar to select a date and the number of wristbands you require.

Booking online wristbands in advance will require you to select additional terms and conditions which can be found here

Season Passes
Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach offers the opportunity for customers to purchase a season pass which then entitles the bearer of the pass to a wristband everyday we are open for the remainder of that season. For more information please visit here

Ride Tokens
Ride tokens can be purchased both from our wristband reception and a number of token machines located around the Pleasure Beach. Please note that we do not refund any unused tokens so please check the closing time and the number of tokens you wish to purchase. Unused ride tokens however can be used at a later date.

Ride Height Restrictions
Please note that many of our rides have minimum height restrictions that must be adhered to. Please view our rides section here. Alternatively please view our easy to use ride height chart here

Credit / Debit Cards
All leading cards are accepted for purchase of wristbands and ride tokens at our Wristband Reception. We also accept credit / debit cards for purchases made at our Gardens Kiosk and the Pleasure Beach Inn. Please note only cash payments are accepted in our ride photo booths.

There are thee ATM’s located at Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach. One is located in our main Wristband Reception; a further ATM can be found in the Carousel Arcade (next to the Reverse Time ride) and the third ATM can be found next to the kiosk at the Pleasure Beach Gardens.

Tesco Clubcard Vouchers
Tesco Vouchers can only be used against full priced wristbands when purchasing on the day. They can not be used when booking online, purchasing ride tokens, for season passes or in conjunction with any other offer. Unfortunately, we cannot give change or take part payments on Tesco Vouchers. For more information please visit the Tesco Clubcard website here

All items, belongings and other property brought into Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach by you are at your own risk and we accept no liability for any loss or damage to such property. As such, we recommend that you do not bring valuables to the Pleasure Beach. Lockers are available at our wristband reception for your assistance.

General Office
The General Office is located in the centre of the Pleasure Beach  above the Dodgems ride. The entrance is next to the Pirate Ship.

Lost Property
All enquiries to the General Office.

Lost Children
No effort is spared to quickly reunite children with their parents. Contact the general office or the Wristband Reception immediately for help. For safety reasons we advise that young children are supervised by a responsible adult at all times.

Toilets, Disabled Toilets and Baby Changing Facilities
Three are three sets of toilets located at the Pleasure Beach. These are located next to the Pleasure Beach Inn, behind the Haunted Hotel and next to the Bonanza ride in the centre of the park.

Disabled Toilets
There are disabled toilets located next to the Pleasure Beach Inn and behind the Haunted Hotel. A radar key is needed for entry and can be borrowed with a £5 deposit from the Food Court (for the Haunted Hotel), from the Pleasure Beach Inn and the Wristband Reception (for the Pleasure Beach Inn toilets)

Baby Changing Facilities
Baby changing facilities are available at the Pleasure Beach Inn toilets (female toilets only) and at the Bonanza toilets situated in the centre of the park (both male and female toilets)

Guests With Special Needs
Less able guests are given every possible assistance by our staff. There is ample room for wheelchairs and easy access to eating facilities. unfortunately, we do not have the facilities to hire out wheelchairs or pushchairs. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause. For general information, including ride information regarding our disabled guests please click here. This will open a new PDF document.

Are allowed on site but must be kept under control and on a lead at all times.

First Aid
A fully-qualified attendant is always on duty at the Pleasure Beach. The well-equipped First Aid room is inside the Wristband Reception.

Car Parking
The Pleasure Beach car park is located at the south end of the Pleasure Beach and is maintained by Green Parking. The summer tariff (which applies from 1st March till 31st October) to park is £2.00 for 0-2 hours, £5.20 for 2-5 hours and £8.00 to park all day. For more information regarding the Green parking and the car park please visit

Free Coach Parking
Free coach parking is available by prior arrangement only. Please telephone the Pleasure Beach on 01493 844585 to discuss arrangements.

Gyrospheres (Water Balls)
Located next to the Jurassic Gardens are our Gyrospheres. Can you walk (or run) on water? The minimum height for the Gyrospheres is 0.9m. The Gyrospheres can be paid for by either tokens or cash. Please note wristbands are not accepted on this attraction.

Jurassic Gardens
The Jurassic Gardens, a new attraction for 2018, is located between the Pleasure Beach Gardens and the Log Flume. Ride one of six jeeps through the gardens but watch out for the dinosaurs, especially the enormous T-Rex. The dinosaur ride costs £3.00 per ride, with a maximum of two people per car. There is a minimum height limit of 1.2m to drive. Please note wristbands can not be used on this attraction.

Pleasure Beach Gardens
The Pleasure Beach Gardens, just a short walk from the Pleasure Beach, are the perfect place to take a few moments to relax away from the hustle and bustle of the Pleasure Beach.

Sara’s Tea Rooms serve a full range of hot and cold meals throughout the day. Alternatively hot dogs, ice cream, candy floss and hot and cold drinks to takeaway are available at the Gardens kiosk.

For those feeling a little more energetic there is a 12-hole Adventure Golf Course (£4.50 for anybody 4 years and older and £3.00 for 3 years and under) and younger children will enjoy the 10-car Junior Driving School as well as many more coin-operated attractions.

With large grassed areas it is also an ideal place for groups to enjoy their picnic.

Our Food Court is ideal if you are looking for meals and snack food without having to leave the park. Meals and snacks are served all day to refuel energy for another session of rides.

Anyone with a sweet tooth will be delighted by the Pleasure Beach’s Rock Shop and its array of sweets and chocolate.

Our candyfloss stall spins fresh candy on a stick or sealed in a bag to take home. Our Ice Cream Parlour offers treats from scoops of whippy ice cream to naughty-but-nice sundaes.

We also have our own fully licensed bar, the Pleasure Beach Inn near the Pirate Ship where freshly-prepared baguettes, fresh bean coffees and other snacks are also served.

Contacting the Pleasure Beach
The Pleasure Beach can be contacted in the following ways:

Post:             Great Yarmouth Pleasure Beach, South Beach Parade, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30 3EH
Telephone:  01493 844585