With its golden sandy beaches, fantastic rides and all weather entertainments, Blackpool is quite simply Britain's premier holiday resort for family fun. For well over a century, it has been the UK's destination of choice for short breaks and family holidays, and its reputation for choice and value is justly deserved.
Whether you're looking for the thrills of the Pleasure Beach on the town's South Shore, the famous attractions of the town centre or the peace and beauty of scenic North Shore, Blackpool can satisfy your every whim.
Family breaks have been the backbone of Blackpool's hotel and guesthouse trade since the time of the Industrial Revolution, so it's no surprise that the town offers a massive choice of holiday accommodation for families of all kinds. With plenty for every generation to enjoy, Blackpool really is the place to go for shared fun, lasting memories and great value holiday entertainment.
To find your ideal home from home, simply decide in which part of town you'd like to stay and then use our Blackpool Accommodation Finder to do the rest. With a long list of high quality self catering accommodation, hotels and guest houses to choose from, you can't go wrong.
Blackpool has played host to great family shows direct from London including Joseph, Evita and even the Royal Variety Performance for the Queen. With top names and concerts at many venues You can be assured that there is something for all tastes and ages.
Like many UK resorts Blackpool has extremely seasonal weather conditions and does not enjoy the luxury of having a summer all year long. Whether it's sunshine or rain, you will always find something to do in Blackpool with many of the attractions and venues being indoors. This makes Blackpool an all year-round resort that even the British weather cannot ruin.
Blackpool Live - Shows & Events at Blackpool's Winter Gardens, South and Central Piers.