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Best of Blackpool Guide

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Blackpool
The UK’s favorite holiday resort continues to attract millions of visitors. Families and couples, young and old, Blackpool’s unique appeal is that it appeals to everyone. Whether you’re looking for thrills and excitement, family entertainment and historic gems or beautiful gardens and stunning beaches, Blackpool has it all. Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Sandcastle Waterpark, Blackpool Zoo, the Blackpool Tower, the Illuminations and a packed year-round events calendar all add to the charms of this seaside spot.

All things to do » Things to do

Legends Blackpool
Legends Blackpool
Owner description: The biggest show in Blackpool - and the longest running show of it's type in the country!! Fantastic production worthy of the West End or Las Vegas, and a super star line up in... more Owner description: The biggest show in Blackpool - and the longest running show of it's type in the country!! Fantastic production worthy of the West End or Las Vegas, and a super star line up in 2014 - Adele, Freddie Mercury, Elvis, Robbie Williams, Michael Buble, Meat Loaf, Lady Gaga, Neil Diamond and Tom Jones!! Not forgetting the brilliant comedian Tom Bright and guest vocals from Leanne Fury - a fantastic night's entertainment, live musicians, stunning dancers, awesome production. less
Attraction type: Performances
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High Jinx Magic & Illusion Show
High Jinx Magic & Illusion Show
Owner description: Show dates 2014 Summer Season from May 23rd until November 2nd 2014 (Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday at 7.45Pm) Join Michael Jordan & Friends as they return with a... more Owner description: Show dates 2014 Summer Season from May 23rd until November 2nd 2014 (Every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday at 7.45Pm) Join Michael Jordan & Friends as they return with a new show for a third successive year. This brand new exciting family Magic and Illusion show has something for everyone. A fast paced show filled with magic, illusion and circus skills. With a welcome return of the house of magic dancers and some very unusual guests. Blackpool's must see show for 2014. Shows every Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday at 7.45Pm (This is a 2Hr show with a 15minute interval) Matinee Shows (1Hr no Interval) Saturdays at 3.00Pm (matinees from september) less
Attraction type: Performances
Impact Blackpool
Impact Blackpool
Owner description: We have a range of outdoor activities available for birthday parties, stag and hen parties, corporate team building, or just for a good day out with your friends. Paintball... more Owner description: We have a range of outdoor activities available for birthday parties, stag and hen parties, corporate team building, or just for a good day out with your friends. Paintball, Lasertag, Archery, Air Rifles, Human Table Football & Mini Highland Games and also our pop-up events such as Blackpool's Drive In Cinema event. less
Attraction type: Amusement/ Theme Parks
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VIVA Cabaret Showbar & Events Suite
VIVA Cabaret Showbar & Events Suite
Owner description: Situated on the heart of Blackpool's famous promenade, in the shadow of the iconic Tower, VIVA is proud to present year round shows starring the Outrageous Leye D Johns and his... more Owner description: Situated on the heart of Blackpool's famous promenade, in the shadow of the iconic Tower, VIVA is proud to present year round shows starring the Outrageous Leye D Johns and his award winning show team. Situated on the site of 2 former theatres and the department store Lewis's with entrances on Bank Hey Street and Church Street, the former Mecca Bingo premises boasts an incredible Cabaret Theatre Showbar Room holding up to 630 people. Alongside this is the brand new 'Round Room' which is a VIP style bar seating up to 120 people available for small shows and private parties. All rooms in the venue are available for private events, weddings, conferences and functions - we're now taking bookings for Dinner & Show packages, Show only and Functions. less
Attraction type: Dinner Theaters
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Blackpool Grand Theatre
Blackpool Grand Theatre
Owner description: The Grand Theatre was designed by Frank Matcham in 1894. This amazing space is a wonder of restoration and revival, presenting a full range of every performing artform, as... more Owner description: The Grand Theatre was designed by Frank Matcham in 1894. This amazing space is a wonder of restoration and revival, presenting a full range of every performing artform, as Blackpool's community theatre, Lancashire's preferred opera house and Britain's National Theatre of Variety. less
Attraction type: Theaters
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All places to eat » Places to eat

McHalls Bistro
McHalls Bistro
Ranked #1 of 486 restaurants in Blackpool
Price:
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Ambrosini's
Ambrosini's
Ranked #2 of 486 restaurants in Blackpool
Cuisines: Italian
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Late Night
Cedars
Cedars
Ranked #3 of 486 restaurants in Blackpool
Price: $3 - $14
Cuisines: English
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Reservations
Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant
Michael Wan's Mandarin Cantonese Restaurant
Ranked #4 of 486 restaurants in Blackpool
Price: $15 - $30
Cuisines: Chinese
Good for: Families with children, Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Delivery, Buffet, Late Night, Dessert, Private Dining
Fahrenheit Restaurant in Genting Casino
Fahrenheit Restaurant in Genting Casino
Ranked #5 of 486 restaurants in Blackpool
Price: $17 - $43
Cuisines: English, British
Good for: Special occasions
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night

All accommodations » Where to stay - Budget

Pride Lodge
4.0 of 5
Pride Lodge
$30 - $35
The Beechwood Guesthouse
The Beechwood Guesthouse
$27 - $46 (GBP 16 - 27)
Ranked #34 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Bing Lea Hotel
Bing Lea Hotel
$22 - $51 (GBP 13 - 30)
Ranked #53 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns

All accommodations » Where to stay - Midrange

The Arthington
4.0 of 5
The Arthington
$84 - $119
Ranked #2 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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The Manhattan
The Manhattan
$75 - $92 (GBP 44 - 54)
Ranked #5 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns
The Craimar Hotel
3.0 of 5
The Craimar Hotel
$77 - $126 (GBP 45 - 74)
Ranked #7 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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All accommodations » Where to stay - Luxury

Cherry Tree House Hotel
4.0 of 5
Cherry Tree House Hotel
$96 - $111 (GBP 56 - 65)
Ranked #3 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns
Glen Guest House
4.0 of 5
Glen Guest House
$101 - $137 (GBP 59 - 80)
Ranked #4 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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Lawrence House Hotel
4.0 of 5
Lawrence House Hotel
$51 - $128 (GBP 30 - 75)
Ranked #9 of 885 Blackpool B&B and Inns

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.