Oakwood Theme Park
“Get ready for a jam-packed day full of fun and thrills” - AA Inspector
One of the UK's top theme parks, with over 30 rides and attractions. Thrill seekers can brave Speed, the UK's first roller-coaster with a beyond vertical drop, the award-winning wooden roller coaster Megafobia, the 50 metre high sky coaster Vertigo, and shot 'n' drop tower coaster The Bounce. Cool off on Drenched, the steepest and wettest ride in Europe. There are also plenty of family rides and lots of fun to be had for smaller kids in a dedicated area Neverland. New for 2016 is Dahland, featuring the children's classic story James and the Giant Peach.
Facilities – at a glance
Suitable for all child ages
- Parking onsite
- Most areas of park are accessible apart from a few rides
- Facilities: Wheelchair hire, special access to some rides
- Accessible toilets
- Opening Times: Opening days & times vary throughout the year. Please see website for details
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About the area
Wales meets the Atlantic Ocean in spectacular fashion at Pembrokeshire. Unlike the West Country, Pembrokeshire can offer the coast without the crowds, and quaint fishing villages without those huge coach parks. Volcanic eruptions and earth movements have left a tortured rocky coastline of some 160 miles, whose beauty and drama have been recognised by National Park status.
Sometimes known as ‘Little England Beyond Wales’, the county has held a fascination for English visitors ever since the first Norman warlords forced their way in 800 years ago, leaving a string of 50 fine castles in their wake. The anonymous author of The Mabinogion, an 11th-century collection of Welsh folk legends, started it all. His description of the old Celtic kingdom of Dyfed (which encompasses Cardiganshire, Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire) as ‘the land of magic and enchantment’ was perhaps the earliest written attempt to sum up the outstanding natural beauty of this wonderful westernmost outpost of Wales. This is a county where you can take it easy on the sandy beaches, make sport out of those Atlantic waves, or discover the mysteries of St David’s or the ancient Preseli Hills.
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