Entry is £3 per person.
If you are a carer for a person with access needs, you will be required to provide evidence of this on arrival and you will be offered free entry. Please note that all persons with access needs will still require a standard ticket for entry which can be purchased online or on the door.
Yes, the paddling pool is open and operating normally. Please note that use of the pool is included in your entry fee and does not require tokens.
Unfortunately none of the rides are suitable for those that have access needs, such as requiring the use of a wheelchair. Please consider this when booking ride tokens as all bookings are non refundable.
You must be at least 16 years old to enter The Beach, unless you are accompanied by an adult. Our security may ask for a valid form of ID if you attempt to enter without an adult, this should be either a passport, provisional driving license or another form of Government issued ID. Please note, photographs of ID are not considered valid.
We have a very limited number of deck chairs and parasols for you to use free of charge, however, numbers are limited and where possible we would advise bringing your own shade/seating.
Unfortunately not, all persons that require entry to The Beach will be required to pay (with the exception of carers meeting the requirements above). The Beach offers something for persons of all ages, including the beach itself and the paddling pools which are included in your entry.
Yes, you will still need to queue on arrival. All visitors will be admitted on a first come first served basis at a slow pace to avoid congestion inside the venue. Please note that other members of your party cannot queue on your behalf.
If you book your admission online before you visit, you will be guaranteed entry. There are a small number of tickets available on the day at the Beach, however, we advise you to arrive as early as possible to avoid disappointment.
No, there are no readmissions.
Entry is vaild for the whole day
We are located at Bluewater, Dartford, Greenhithe DA9 9ST
Tokens can be bought individually for £1.20 on the day or we have offers of 10 tokens for £10
Rides range from 2-5 tokens. Child/Family rides are typically 2-3 tokens while the more extreme adult rides are slightly more.
Tokens bought online are for ride use only.
Tokens bought at the venue can be used on rides, food and games. Tokens bought online are for the rides only.
Unfortunatly we don’t offer refunds on tokens. However they are valid throughout the duration of the event and can be used on another day.
Our rides are restricted by height regulations. We always recommend customers to check height restrictions before purchasing tokens for a particular ride.
We always consider public safety first and therefore will only open if weather conditions are right.
Although we rarely close, we do advise all customers to check our website and/or social media pages for any announcements regarding this.
You can use your debit/credit card to purchase ride tokens and pay for your entrance fee.
We accept all debit/credit cards aside from American Express.
Yes you can. We have a wide range of food and drinks available for purchase.
Yes, we welcome picnics or food purchased from the shopping centre. However, please be advised that we can not permit any glassware, knifes or alcohol.
Unfortunately not. Only guide dogs are permitted.
Unfortunately, due to health and safety reasons, BBQ's are not permitted
Unfortunately, only plastic bottles are permitted.
You are able to take photos of your family with low-res hand held devices, smartphones etc, but not of other families. Visitors are not permitted to bring any other photography, high-res or long lens cameras or video equipment into the event under any circumstances. There are no exceptions to this rule.
We have a team of fully trained SIA certified security staff on site at all times. We conduct bag searches so please be prepared for this. You may also be asked to open bottles of liquid for inspection. We will also be performing pat-downs and body searches (by female staff where appropriate) if we feel it necessary and have hand held metal detectors.