The Blackpool Story
Known as the greatest free show in the country, the annual Blackpool Illuminations are Blackpool’s most popular attraction. Running from September to November each year, the Illuminations consist of 6 glittering miles of lights. It is during this period that Blackpool really comes alive! (more)
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Pleasure Beach offers fun for everyone. With exhilarating and world famous rollercoaster, gentle family rides and a dedicated area for younger children, there is something to suit everyone. Experience Europe’s tallest and fastest rollercoaster, the Pepsi Max Big One, or one of the 145 other rides and attractions. With 3 famous shows, the Pleasure Beach provides days of fun! All 3 our Hotels in Blackpool are only a tram ride away from all the excitment of Blackpool Pleasure Beach!
From famous, top-quality productions to traditional end of pier shows, Blackpool has something to entertain everyone. The Opera House will host west End productions throughout the coming year. With nightclubs, pier entertainment and shows at the Pleasure Beach, Blackpool offers music, cabaret and theatre to suit all visitors. Our hotels in Blackpool are perfectly located to enjoy the huge variety of entertainment on offer.
Aside from the Pleasure Beach, Blackpool Tower is the most famous attraction. Can you handle the Walk of Faith, a glass floor 380 feet above the ground. For the less adventurous, the Tower Ballroom, adventure playground and aquarium offer hours of amusement.
Visit Blackpool Sea-life centre for an educational and unforgettable adventure through the famous underwater walkway. The indoor pool at the Sandcastle provides slides and flumes with safe areas for small children and non-swimmers.
The three Blackpool piers; North Pier, Central Pier and South Pier are traditional symbols of Blackpool. Stroll around the various attractions on each pier including the Victorian Carousel, Sun Lounge, Big Wheel and Sky Coaster freefall.
Blackpool Zoo is home to lots of species of animals, as well as a Safari attraction.
Finally, Blackpool’s entire promenade is full of arcades, shops, restaurants and bars.
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