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time for an overhaul

we love this place & spend a lot of our time here in the summer. Its pretty small for the amount of... read more

Reviewed 15 October 2018
Jan R
South East England, United Kingdom
Love piers

Ok pier not the best , but located next to harbour and good restaurants and nice walk into town... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2018
Stevenage, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

we love this place & spend a lot of our time here in the summer. Its pretty small for the amount of children (& adults) that now use it. The glass building is no longer used, get rid & make a bigger water park!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Jan R
Reviewed 5 October 2018

Its a smaller pier, but still packs alot into it, from the pier you have the harbour and over the bridge your in Lowestoft's town centre, if you walk the opposite direction along the sea front (prom), you can walk to Pakefield, and if your...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 21 September 2018

Ok pier not the best , but located next to harbour and good restaurants and nice walk into town. Usual amusements bit tired. Nice promenade to look out to sea

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 13 September 2018 via mobile

Really upset that after spending time playing the machines and winning a few prizes, we spent time trying to get a certain toy for my 3 year old child only to win it and it narrowly fell down the side. The assistant who previously was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 8 September 2018

I grew up with the piers of Brighton in my back yard so to speak - and I still get a lot of fun spending a pound's worth of 2ps in the slot machines - I am still trying to win that elusive glittery cat...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank caroline b
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I have been to many piers along the norfolk and suffolk coast and this is the only one I have come across so far with a no dogs allowed sign :o( It looked a bit tired anyway. There a another amusement 300 meters to the...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank AndrewFromEngland
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

Lowestoft is a disappointing place we expected better but it wasn’t up to much the pier isn’t much of a pier it’s basically a giant amusement arcade with naff prizes to win adjoining is the slowest serving fish and chip shop I’ve ever been in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dave C
Reviewed 28 May 2018

I came here to walk around the amusement arcade, some of the game machines are up to date but some are very slow & there are some with buttons missing and no lights working. I've visited better. In front of the pier there are fountains...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Bubbles73uk
Reviewed 25 May 2018

as i live in lowestoft i love to see people enjoy the fountains that come out of the pavement i don't know of anyware that this happens as this is so unusual

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank michaelhT2279QT
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

Full of slow machines and roller skates. It's not like a pier and doesn t look much like you would expect. Won't go again

Date of experience: April 2018
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