Seaside Funfairs

Best UK Seaside Funfairs and Attractions

For a fun family day out find the best seaside funfairs and amusements around the UK Coast. From traditional seaside arcades and fairgrounds to roller coasters and theme parks.

Family Entertainment along the UK Coast

For a great day out, take the kids to an amusement park by the beach. There are a mix of attractions from traditional seaside fairgrounds and arcades, to family theme parks.

Seaside Funfairs

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ISLE OF WIGHT

Blackgang Chine

The UK’s oldest theme park, Blackgang Chine is set on the cliff tops, with stunning sea-views, and filled with an eclectic mix of attractions, magical theme worlds and exciting rides, you’ll find something for all the family on a day out to Blackgang Chine.

NEAREST BEACH – Blackgang Chine Beach

EAST SUSSEX

Brighton Pier

Iconic Brighton Pier attracts 6.2 million visitors each year offering the classic British seaside funfair experience. Fish and chips, sticks of rock, a ghost train and a helter-skelter and amusements. Open daily; free entry, rides priced individually.

NEAREST BEACH – Brighton Beach

MARGATE

DreamLand

Retro amusement park in Margate Kent with vintage rides, roller disco, art installations, street food and more.

Nearest Beach – Margate Main Sands

LINCOLNSHIRE

Fantasy Island Amusement Park

The ultimate family trip with the kids this summer in Ingoldmells on the East Coast of Lincolnshire. Fantasy Island Amusement Park have everything you need from shopping, food, entertainment and, of course, the extensive range of thrilling rides we have for both adults and the little ones.

Nearest Beach – Ingoldmells Beach

HAYLING ISLAND

Funland Amusement Park

Situated along the ‘Blue Flag’ beach resort of Hayling Island, Funland Amusement Park offers a variety of attractions indoors and out, so whatever the weather, rain or shine, there is always plenty to do.

Nearest Beach – Beachlands

SOUTHEND-ON-SEA

Adventure Island

Families visiting Southend Pier in Essex can enjoy a day out with the kids at Adventure Island amusement park. There are rides for all ages including, the Time Machine, Pirate Plunge ride and a carousel, soft play area for toddlers.

Nearest Beach – Jubilee Beach

SUSSEX

Harbour Park Amusements

Family fun in a beachfront amusement park in Sussex, with traditional rides for kids aged 2 to 14, plus food.

Nearest Beach – Littlehampton Beach

BLACKPOOL

Pleasure Beach

Blackpool Pleasure Beach in Lancashire is one of the UK’s top amusement parks and home to the UK’s only Nickelodeon Land. The attractions is home to both white knuckle rides and family friendly fun. Thrill seekers can experience the UK’s tallest rollercoaster, The Big One, the UK’s first looping coaster, Revolution and the UK’s first suspended looping coaster completely over water, Infusion.

Nearest Beach – Blackpool Sands

GREAT YARMOUTH

Pleasure Beach

Great Yarmouth’s Pleasure Beach offers an exciting mix of white-knuckle and child-friendly rides makes the Pleasure Beach ideal for a fun family day out.

Nearest Beach – Great Yarmouth Central Beach

SUFFOLK

Pleasurewood Hills

Pleasurewood Hills on the Suffolk coast is a family amusement park with thrill rides, animal shows and laser tag and a kiddie zone.

Nearest Beach – Corton Beach

NORFOLK

Rainbow Park Beach

Rainbow Park is a traditional funfair on the seafront in Hunstanton, on the North Norfolk Coast.

Nearest Beach – Hunstanton Beach

WESTON SUPER MARE

Funland Theme Park

Weston Super Mare’s only outdoor Theme Park! located on the Seafront of the original British Seaside resort of Weston-super-Mare on the North Somerset Coast.

Nearest Beach – Weston Super Mare Beach

TYNE & WEAR

Ocean Beach Pleasure Park

FREE admission theme park in North East England, with over 40 rides and attractions. Fun filled family day out by the sea.

Nearest Beach – Sandhaven Beach

GLAMORGAN – WALES

Barry Island

Barry Island Pleasure Park in South Wales is a popular amusement park open all year round. Right on the beach, with funfair rides and arcades.

Nearest Beach – Whitmore Bay

TYNE & WEAR

Ocean Beach Pleasure Park

FREE admission theme park in North East England, with over 40 rides and attractions. Fun filled family day out by the sea.

Nearest Beach – Sandhaven Beach

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