Blackpool Pleasure Beach is great fun for all the family, there are rides to suit all ages!
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Tickets & Offers
We recommend Picniq for your tickets – they have up to 28% off wristbands. It includes:
- Unlimited ride wrist band; which allows you to enjoy all of the rides, including Nickelodeon land all day long
- Firework displays (on set dates)
Hotels Near Blackpool Pleasure Beach
These apartments are only 550 yards from Blackpool Pleasure Beach. They feature city views, free WiFi and free private parking. Home from home, there is a kitchen with a dishwasher and a microwave, each unit also comes with a satellite flat-screen TV, ironing facilities, wardrobe and a seating area with a sofa. There is a private bathroom and guests can also relax in the garden. Apartments sleep up to 8 so great for larger families.
This luxury hotel is adjacent to Blackpool Pleasure Beach. All rooms include air conditioning and a flat-screen TV, and some rooms at Boulevard Hotel have a coastal or theme park view. Family rooms have double bed and bunk beds which are popular with the kids.
This family friendly Victorian building looks out over Blackpool’sPromenade to the sea. There is an indoor swimming pool, sauna, hot tub, steam room, and bar. Family rooms have double bed and 2 single beds. The hotel also features a playroom for younger children, and a games room for teenagers with table tennis and other activities. 2.6 miles from Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
5 km from Coral Island, Marton Mere offers accommodation, a restaurant, a seasonal outdoor swimming pool, a bar and a garden. The holiday park also offers a children’s playground. Caravans sleep up to 6 so great for larger families. 2.9 miles from Blackpool Pleasure Beach.
About Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Blackpool Pleasure Beach is Blackpool’s iconic theme park was founded in 1896, and it is one of the most-visited tourist attractions in England.
The theme park is home to many famous roller coasters, rides, theatre shows and eateries, and is a complex which has all you need for a great day out with the family.
Featuring a host of iconic rides for kids and big kids alike, the adrenaline-filled rides like the Grand National, the world-famous Big Dipper and The Big One are musts for thrill seekers, while the special, 6-acre Nickelodeon Land is a great place for younger thrill-seekers to have fun.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Highlights
- Ride the UK’s only roller coaster suspended over water on the park’s Infusion ride
- Join Wallace and Gromit on their adventure on the family-friendly Thrill-O-Matic ride
- Check out the famous Hot Ice theatre show inside the park
- Step back in time on the Viking-themed extreme water ride, Valhalla
Blackpool Pleasure Rides
The Pleasure Beach is home to the UK’s tallest rollercoaster, The Big One, the UK’s first looping rollercoaster, Revolution and UK’s first suspended looping rollercoaster totally over water, Infusion. Icon is the Pleasure Beaches’ newest rollercoaster and the UK’s first double launch coaster interacting with 5 different rides.
Other Pleasure Beach rides for the adrenalin hunting families include:
Steeplechase – a horse racing themed rollercoaster where 3 horses race each other.
Red Arrows SkyForce – pilot your own craft and create your own display.
Ice Blast – a vertical descent ride reaching up to 80mph!
Grand National – a twin track rollercoaster where the trains race each other.
Avalanche – a 1,160 feet long Bobsleigh style coaster.
The Big Dipper – the classic high-speed wooden rollercoaster.
Valhalla – a high speed turbulent, multi-sensory, water-borne, dark ride with flashing strobe lights
The Pleasure Beach also has a great range of fun easier paced rides to enjoy, these include;
Alice Ride, Eddie Stobart Convoy Ride, Wallace and Gromit’s Thrill-O-Matic, Thompson Carousel, River Caves, Pleasure Beach Express, Grand Prix, Ghost Train, Gallopers, Flying Machines, Dodgems, Derby Racer, Chinese Puzzle Ride and Alpine Ralley
You will meet family favourites like SpongeBob Squarepants, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Chase, Marshall and Skye, Paw Patrol and TEAM NICK.
There are 12 rides and attractions to enjoy, including; Avatar Airbender, Backyardigan’s Pirate Treasure, Bikini Bottom Bus Tour, Blue Flyer, Diego’s Rainforest Rescue, Dora’s World Voyage, Fairy World Taxi Spin, Krusty Krab Order Up, Nickelodeon Streak, Rugrats Lost River, SpongeBob’s Splash Bash and Wonder Pets Big Circus Bounce.
What Makes it Super
A great theme park for families, friends and couples, the diverse range of rides and zones in Blackpool Pleasure Beach means that the whole family will be entertained on a short break in Blackpool.
The park’s newest attraction is The Red Arrow Skyforce takes you on a 360-degree tour of the skies, allowing you to take control of your very own plane.
Opening Spring 2018, ride ICON the UK’s first double launch coaster, featuring 15 interactions involving five different rides.
A double launch will see thrill seekers propelled forward at high speed not only at the start of the ride, but also at a second point half way through the two and a half minute experience.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach has 4 car parks located at:
North Car Park (Balmoral Road) prices from £18 on the day, online £18 (off peak) £20 (peak) guaranteed reserved space.
East Car Park (Bond Street) prices from £15.
Arena Car Park (Watson Road).
West Car Park (Ocean Boulevard) prices from £15.
Parking facilities for disabled guests are available at all car parks. Car parking charges apply. There are no parking facilities for caravans and mobile homes.
Postcode & Directions
Blackpool Pleasure Beach, Ocean Boulevard, Blackpool, FY4 1EZ.
Take junction 32 off the M6 onto the M55. Follow signs for Blackpool, South Shore (via Blackpool Airport) and then follow the brown tourist signs to Pleasure Beach, Blackpool. SAT NAV: postcode FY4 1EZ.
Open to 3rd November 2019.
July and August the park is open from 10am. Rides start to close from 6pm – 7pm (10pm on selected Saturdays).
September- November, Please check the attraction website.