Things To Do
All of our Pontins Holiday Parks, including Pakefield, are close to a variety of local attractions. Whether you are looking for a day-out with the kids, or looking to brush up on some history our Holiday Parks offer you a great ‘jumping point’ to explore the surrounding area.
Pleasurewood Hills Leisure Park is located in Lowestoft, Suffolk. Pleasurewood Hills is a theme Park perfect for a family day out with thrill rides, family rides and Entertainment for both children and adults. From adrenalin-fuelled white-knuckle thrill rides and coasters like Enigma, Wizzy Dizzy and Thunder Struck to white-water family favourites that are guaranteed to ‘cool you off’ including Timber Falls and the Wave Breaker.
Voted the top family tourist attraction in Norfolk, Dinosaur Adventure allows you to come face to face with life size Dinosaurs! The Jurassic period comes to life in this prehistoric Park, mixing education and excitement together, both adults and children alike are sure to get something out of this remarkable experience.
Lowestoft Seafront Air Festival
Held annually since 1996 over two days in August, East Anglia’s leading Air show can be viewed from one of the regions finest beaches. Run as a social business – a small donation is all you need.
South Pier Leisure Complex
Situated at the south of Lowestoft’s award winning beaches, The South Pier is an all encompassing family entertainment complex, with all the latest gaming machines, video games, bowling, bar, restaurant, gift shop and food outlets. With fun for all the family, with our family entertainment area, adult gaming area, ten pin bowling, Ices & Nices Gift Shop, The Galley Restaurant, Fish & Chips to Take Away, Seafood, and Ice Cream Parlour.
Africa Alive Adventure Park and Zoo
Africa comes to Suffolk at the Africa Alive Adventure Park. This wildlife adventure is extremely hands on including feeding talks, bird of prey displays, safari road train’s and much more, ensuring your family have a wild time with all the animals and learn something along the way.
More Local Amenities:
Excelsior is a traditional sailing trawler, the only one based on the East Coast and, uniquely, the only sailing trawler that can still trawl with authentic gear.
UK Thumb Wrestling
Running since 2009, the UK Thumb Wrestling Championships which is held at the mecca of Thumb Wrestling, Lowestoft in Suffolk.
Ness Point is the most easterly point in the United Kingdom and is located in the historic and cultural town of Lowestoft in Suffolk.
If you are looking for somehwere to enjoy a lunch with friends or family then Martellos Coffee House is the perfect place for you.