The Needles Landmark Attraction

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The Needles Landmark Attraction
Isle of Wight
PO39 0JD

Tel: 01983 752401

View of the Needles in the background with people on the chairlift, The Needles Landmark Attraction, Isle of Wight, Things to Do

Guide Prices

Ticket TypeTicket Tariff
4D Cinema£4.00 per ticket
Alum Bay Glass Demonstration£2.00 per ticket
Carousel£3.00 per ticket
Chairlift - Unlimited Travel£12.00 per ticket
Chairlift one way - adult£4.00 per ticket
Chairlift one way - child£3.00 per ticket
Chairlift return - adult£8.00 per ticket
Chairlift return - child£6.00 per ticket
Dino Jeep Safari£4.00 per ticket
Games Kiosk - Per Game£4.00 per ticket
Jurassic Adventure Golf£6.00 per ticket
Sweet Factory Demonstration£2.00 per ticket
Tea Cup Ride£3.00 per ticket
Water Walkers£4.00 per ticket

* Supersaver price: £9.00 per book with 12 tickets worth £1.00 each.
* Vintage Cars, Carousel & Tea Cup Ride - Tokens and Cash Accepted.
* All day parking charges between the 1st April - 30th October:
* Cars - £6.00.
* Campervans/Motorhomes - £10.00

Book Tickets



  • Disabled Parking
  • Disabled persons toilet
  • Wheelchair user accessible


  • Cafe
  • Catering for groups
  • Full liquor licence
  • Outdoor eating area
  • Picnic area
  • Refreshments Available
  • Restaurant
  • Take away food
  • Vegetarians catered for
  • Vending Facilities

Children & Infants

  • Baby changing
  • Children's Meals
  • Family Friendly, Children Welcome
  • Highchair(s) available

Establishment Features

  • All weather attraction
  • Beach / Coast within walking distance
  • Dogs admitted on a lead
  • Gift shop
  • Groups welcome
  • Licensed for alcohol
  • Open all year round
  • Open on bank holidays
  • Special Opening for Groups by Arrangement

Leisure Facilities

  • 9 hole golf course

Parking & Transport

  • Coach parking
  • Own car park (Fee Applies) - Fee - £5

Payment Methods

  • Delta
  • Maestro
  • MasterCard
  • Solo
  • Visa

Provider Preferences

  • Indoor Attraction
  • No Smoking Attraction - Smoking permitted outside
  • Outdoor Attraction
  • Some no smoking areas

Specialist Features

  • Educational Groups
  • Information Point

Map & Directions

Road Directions

From East Cowes ferry, second exit at roundabout onto Well Road, A3021, A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke, B3401, B3399 to Freshwater, follow signposts.
From Fishbourne ferry, B3339 (Fishbourne lane), A3054 to Newport, town centre, Pyle Street, B3323 to Carisbrooke, B3401, B3399 to Freshwater, follow signposts.
From Yarmouth ferry, A3054 towards Totland, follow signposts.

Public Transport Directions

For bus information please visit the Southern Vectis website -


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    Recent Reviews:

    • FLnurseER
      Boca Raton, Florida
      Trip Type:
      Chalk, sand and pebbles
      4 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 29th October 2023
      An interesting but hardly exciting chalk formation jutting out of the sea, with a lighthouse on its end. Far more beautiful are the multicolored sand cliffs on the Pebble Beach nearby. They are truly... Read full review
    • Linda F
      Liverpool, United Kingdom
      October coach trip
      5 of 5 stars
      Friday, 3rd November 2023
      I visited the Needles 20 year's ago, my partner hadn't been before so we went on the chair lift which takes you down or up from the beach. The views are gorgeous. The colours in the cliff's are... Read full review
    • O1301CBmichaelb
      St Austell, United Kingdom
      Trip Type:
      Friends getaway
      Great to see
      5 of 5 stars
      Sunday, 17th December 2023
      I went to the landmark and experienced the boat trip the the end of the needles got some amazing photos and had a great time Read full review

    Opening Times

    Open - see below for more info (1 Jan 2024 - 31 Dec 2024)

    * For the most up-to-date information for when you are planning on visiting, please call 01983 752401 or check the social channels.
    * Winter opening - The Pier Head Gift Shop, Alum Bay Glass and Marconi's Cafe remain open throughout winter. All other attractions and outlets are closed during winter.
    * Closed Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day.


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