Britain has its fair share of beaches, with many towns and cities competing for tourists, however there is one destination which stands out from the rest as being Britain’s most popular holiday destinations, and that’s Blackpool.
Blackpool is ideal for both for your all inclusive holidays as well as the occasional city break, however with so much to see and do, you may find a single weekend break just isn’t enough.
Blackpool is also a great destination for the family. You can have days out at Blackpool Zoo, home to over 1,500 animals from across the globe, enjoy the thrilling rides at the world famous Pleasure Beach or even take a trip to Sandcastle Waterpark and race down the world’s longest indoor waterslide.
No trip to Blackpool would be complete without a visit to the iconic Blackpool Tower. Here you can enjoy great shows in the ballroom and the circus. Kids can enjoy the indoor Adventureland, while the adults take a trip to the top.
The city is also home to a Sea Life Centre, which has over 1,000 different species of marine life, while those looking for something a little unusual can head to the strange shows and exhibits of Ripley’s Believe it or Not.
Blackpool’s other claims to fame are its promenade and its illuminations, an annual light display that was first established in 1879 and has been attracting over 3 million visitors every year. Blackpool is truly a magical place to spend your summer holiday or weekend getaway.
When it comes to accommodation, Blackpool has a whole host of hotels, B&B’s, self-catering providers and guest houses available to suit anyone’s needs, from luxury family friendly apartments to your standard self catering overnight stays. Blackpool hotels are stylish and in many cases award winning and you’ll be sure to find somewhere to your taste, some even offer evening entertainment for all of the family.
Blackpool is also home to some silver and gold awarded hotels, given for exceptional quality, a quality which has outperformed the traditional star rating.
Not only will you receive a fantastic service with a smile, but in most cases, you’ll be able to book a room with a view of the sea.