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My partner went on this and he said it was amazing! The suspense of the ride makes it... read more

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Love watching peoples faces as they take a trip on this for the first time, the terror in their... read more

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525 Ocean Boulevard | Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Blackpool FY4 1EZ, England
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My partner went on this and he said it was amazing! The suspense of the ride makes it incredible! If you like big rides, definitely try it

Thank itscharl
Reviewed 2 days ago

Love watching peoples faces as they take a trip on this for the first time, the terror in their eyes as the coaster departs to start the massive ascent to top. Rode this twice on Sat 13th October, 1st time in the howling rain which...More

Thank po1ntguard
Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the bigest rides at Blackpool beach park. It towers above everything else and looks quite awesome.cars are quite snug and only has a lap bar and safety belt to hold you in . There's no shoulder restraints as the ride doesn't invert you...More

Thank kwh55
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had always been too scared to go on the "big one" as a teenager and felt it was time to face my fear! The wait time was 5 minutes and didn't really give me any time to back out. It really didn't disappoint! I...More

Thank Vix081
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really love the big one great coaster and when we went the queues were limited so got on very fast thank you Blackpool pleasure beach for such a great coaster.

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow this really is The Big One. The first drop is just out of this world amazing. Not excatly built for people over 6 ft as is a bit cramped up but we love this ride

Thank craigwE5703PB
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had a ride around this coaster last weekend. It is one of the most uncomfortable roller-coasters I have ever been on. The seat is so short in the back and sides there is no support so as the car jerks around the track you...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting blackpool and the pleasure beach several times and still to this day never rode this as its never turned on! Again this time they told us....(scheduled maintenance) not good guys....

Thank Kevin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The ride is world wide renown and is so much fun, needs updating slightly but its such a good ride, always go on it when I go to blackpool

Thank Adammichael91
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If thrills are your thing, then The Big One is for you. There’s great anticipation on the climb up to the terrifying first drop, which scared the living daylights out of me when I first went on it. Just watching it go is thrilling, and...More

Thank Paul R
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Lisa T
April 13, 2018|
Response from Claire W | Reviewed this property |
Yes! most rides have small cubes next to where the ride starts
Richard G
September 12, 2016|
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Response from zivilek2015 | Reviewed this property |
No, chance! Supposed to be at least 1.50cm