Covid-19: Visitor Information

The Grand Pier is temporarily closed.

Until we re-open, please stay safe and take care. See you all soon!


The health and safety of our visitors and employees is our main priority, and we want your visit to the Grand Pier to be safe and stress-free. We have reviewed how we operate every single part of our attraction and from the day we reopened, we introduced new hygiene and safety measures for everyone’s safety.

Please be aware, suitable face masks or coverings are now compulsory - more info below.

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The Grand Pier is temporarily closed

Following the government's most recent advice, it's with great sadness that we have to announce that the Grand Pier will be closed from Wednesday 4th November until further notice.

Thank you for your messages of support – we have the most amazing, loyal customers. We also need to thank our staff for being so supportive over this time of uncertainty.

Until we re-open, please stay safe and take care.

See you all soon!

Information relating to closure

Wristbands If you have purchased wristbands to be used during the closure, you will be refunded in full for all wristbands purchased. Alternatively, you will be given the option to move your date of visit to a date in the future.

Gift Vouchers All gift vouchers that are due to expire during the closure dates will be valid for one month after we re-open. No further extensions will be available after this time.

Ticketed Events If you were due to attend an event that has been cancelled due to closure, all ticket holders will receive a full refund.

Weddings, Private Parties, Corporate Events, Children’s Birthday Parties Our events team will discuss your booking with you to find the most suitable option for you. To discuss your booking, please email events@grandpier.co.uk

If you have any questions, please contact us at info@grandpier.co.uk

Thank you for your co-operation during these challenging times.

The Grand Pier has been awarded the VisitEngland ‘We’re Good to Go’ charter mark. This verifies that our attraction meets all COVID-19 Government and public health guidance, and that our health and safety processes are in place to ensure that our visitors and staff all have a safe and enjoyable time on our pier.


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Opening and Closing Times

The Grand Pier is open 7 days a week from 10am, 364 days a year - we only close Christmas day!

  • Rides open at 11am.

Please note closing times vary throughout the year depending on daylight hours, how busy the pier is and planned events. Final admission is 15 minutes before the Pier closes. For the most up to date information please call us on 01934 620 238.

The Grand Pier had been assessed by the Visit England visitor and Attraction Quality Scheme and awarded the Visit England Quality Rose Marque.

£1 entry per person

Directions & Parking

By Car Exit M5 at junction 21, take the third exit towards Weston-super-Mare and follow signs to 'seafront' and Grand Pier (approximately three miles).

By Train A7 minute walk from the station, walk west towards the town and sea front, the Grand Pier is half a mile away.

For train timetables, prices and tickets, visit: gwr.co.uk

By Coach Coaches are welcome to drop off passengers in the bus stop at the entrance to the Grand Pier. Coach parties are welcome to book in advance for reserved seating in our food outlets, just call 01934 646155. Coach parking is provided further south along the seafront or at Locking Road.

Parking

Sovereign Shopping Centre

Salisbury Terrace, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1AH

Carlton Street Car Park 12 Carlton St, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1UA

Seafront Parking Marine Parade, Weston-super-Mare BS23 1BE

Closures and Maintenance

Current Closures:
Adventure Cove Soft Play

The Grand Pier is open 364 days a year - we only close Christmas day! Therefore essential maintenance and upgrades must be carried out whilst the Grand Pier is open. We also hold a range of events that may result in ride and early Pavilion closures. Please note that all closure and maintenance dates are subject to change.

Official closing times vary throughout the year depending on daylight hours, how busy the pier is and planned events. Final admission is 15 minutes before the Pier closes.

All closure and maintenance dates are subject to change, for the most update information please call 01934 620 238.

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