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Review of Essel World

Essel World
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Essel World Theme Park Admission Ticket, Borivali...
Ranked #32 of 519 things to do in Mumbai
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Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: India's Largest Amusement Park EsselWorld is located in Gorai Mumbai. EsselWorld is very popular with domestic tourists. It can be reached by road as well as by taking a ferry from Marve Beach Malad or Gorai Creek Borivali. About PAN INDIA PARYATAN PRIVATE LIMITED (PIPPL) PIPPL belongs to the Essel Group of companies, owns and operates two amusement parks viz. 'EsselWorld' and 'Water Kingdom' at Mumbai. EsselWorld is the largest amusement park in the country & 'Water Kingdom', is one of the largest Theme Water Parks in Asia, are located on 64 acres of land. Since the past 25 years EsselWorld has been responsible for setting a benchmark in the amusement park industry in India. The Island of Fun is located on the costal Gorai village in northwest Mumbai, a scenic setting injected with wholesome thrill & entertainment. The 42 acre complex boasts of over 71 attractions designed for entertainment of all age groups- perfectly justifying the title of India's largest amusement park. With time EsseWorld has evolved and added fantastic elements such as Shot N Drop, Top spin, Monsters in the Mist, Ice skating rink, Bowling alley to name a few. The amusement park is a favourite for school & corporate picnics. With all the fun & frolic it is ensured the safety of the visitors is not compromised. An amalgamation of thrill, fun, entertainment and pure happiness - EsselWorld offers it all. With conventional leisure trips, gatherings, school trips or an impromptu visit, the park has entertained over 15 million visitors till date.
Reviewed 22 April 2013

xcellent rides........people frm all ages can enjoy here.....thrilling rides...perfect place fr 1 day picnic wid family nd friends

4  Thank VatsalL
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Reviewed 9 April 2013

I like the location the most, have to pass through sea using boat...Excellent rides, thrilling experience

5  Thank Hemans9706
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Reviewed 8 April 2013

Enjoyed a day out with my daughter who enjoyed the Water Kingdom, especially Acquadive the most....the sore point is the food

2  Thank PoylaG
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Reviewed 2 April 2013

We visiting water kingdom along with kids and trust me, this is not something you should do. We ended up doing baby seating most of the time and facilities were not geared up for doing that.
The rides, rain dance, etc. was nice but you get that almost everywhere these days. My family mentioned to me atleast 10 times that we get most of this in Pune as well. I think esselworld has attracted people by hardcore marketing....

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Reviewed 1 April 2013

Recently visited Esselworld with a few friends. Being a Sunday in March, waterworld had a plenty of rush, but we had opted for Esselworld. The organisation is good and its well laid out, the claims of the largest theme park will surely have lot of fine print (as its not that big).
The rides are fairly old and well maintained, though conceptually it gets a bit repetitive.
There are attractions like a bowling alley (pay additional), coin operated games, mini adventure zone with 3 activities (pay additional).
The place also has a ice rink (yes pay addtitional), though the wait times were ok for that, the equipment and place just stink - there isnt enough safety equipment like arm pads or knee pads to go around, a few people in our group went without. There are 'instructors' on site but dont expect any help or tips or support (except when you fall) - they are just too busy whizzing on their own.
Of the rides the Thunder was fun as it goes a complete vertical circle, but again after 3 reps its gets a bit boring.
The aqua ride had a good repeat value and its actually fun.
The food courts were pretty average (thank you for Dominos).
All in all a average experience if you have a few hours to spare.
We were in a relaxed mode so ended up spending a better part of a day, though you can get through in 3-4hours.

3  Thank Incredible_Hemang
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