Best Seaside Theme Parks in England – There are some brilliant seaside towns and resorts in England that have funfairs, which are perfect for your next trip to the seaside.
Getting away during the summer is almost a must, whether you take a day trip or spend a week staying somewhere. If the sun is shining, you definitely need to take advantage of it and enjoy it while you can.
Heading to the beach is a favourite summer pastime for anyone in the UK, and it’s a great way to make the most of the summer without going abroad.
If you have a family, one of the best things to do at the beach is to go to a funfair. There are some brilliant seaside towns and resorts in England that have funfairs, which are perfect for your next trip.
Isle of Wight
Heading to the Isle of Wight can feel more like a proper holiday, which is great if you’re not always keen on staying in the UK. It’s been a popular holiday location for a long time, and it’s home to the UK’s oldest theme park. Blackgang Chine is more than 175 years old and offers plenty to do, with some bonus amazing views. The park has lots of rides and slides, as well as “Lands of Imagination”, their themed worlds that are lots of fun for children to explore. It’s a great place for all the family to enjoy their holiday.
Skegness is a great seaside town in Lincolnshire, and it’s worth staying for a while. Once you’ve booked your hotels in Skegness, you can head to Fantasy Island. This place has more than 30 rides to enjoy, plus there’s plenty more to do. Ingoldmells Market is the largest seven-day market in Europe, so it’s ideal if you like doing lots of shopping. Entry into the park is free, and you can choose to pay for rides in different ways. There are also plenty of food and drink options.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach is one of the most popular options for summer holidays. This Lancashire amusement park has the UK’s tallest roller coaster, as well as the first looping roller coaster in the UK, and the first suspended looping roller coaster completely over water. It’s also home to Nickelodeon Land and lots of family fun.
You have a huge range of places to stay in Blackpool, and there are always shows available to see too. You definitely won’t run out of things to do, especially during the summer when everything is up and running, and crowds flock to the town.
The Pleasure Beach at Great Yarmouth is also a fantastic theme park option, with thrilling rides for adults and more family-friendly rides too. There’s also free entry into the Pleasure Beach Gardens, plus you can always stop at the tea rooms for food and drink. Great Yarmouth itself is a lovely place for holidays or a day out, with amazing sandy beaches (15 miles worth) and lots of things to do both indoors and outdoors.
Head to the seaside during the summer and have fun with the whole family both on the beach and at the theme park. And, don’t forget to social distance!