Welcome to the UK's favourite amusement park! Blackpool
Pleasure Beach is an award-winning mix of thrill rides, childhood favourites and classic seaside fare. Located on the South Shore and is a 2-mile distance from Blackpool Town Centre - convenient right? So, basically the perfect ingredients for a day out with the kids! Whether you come during the summer season, peak season, or during the school holidays. You've always got a fantastic adventure waiting for you here. Whether you take to the skies or ride the waves on Valhalla - best water ride around!
Blackpool Pleasure Beach's Attractions
With 125 rides and attractions, all ages are catered for, starting with the younger kids who’ll go crazy for Nickelodeon Land. Blackpool Pleasure Beach has 12 fun-packed rides and a host of familiar faces like Dora the Explorer on her World Voyage, the Rugrats' Lost River and Wallace & Gromit's Thrill-O-Matic. If you’re lucky you’ll even spot Spongebob Squarepants!
Anyone who fancies a fright should head straight for the biggest roller coasters. Big Dipper offers some old-fashioned thrills and is one of the UK's few wooden coasters! While The Big One is the UK’s tallest and steepest rollercoaster ride with speeds of up to 87 mph! If anything can top that, it's ICON, UK's first double-launch coaster which will have you experience acceleration 4 times that felt in a Lamborghini Gallardo! Don't forget to experience Infusion - the world's FIRST looping coaster over suspended water! Located at in the North park area, with Icon and the NEW Enso. Can you brave that? Ever wanted to try bobsleighing? Well, at Blackpool Pleasure Beach you can't really do that... BUT there is a bobsled coaster called Avalanche! A popular steel bobsled coaster at the seaside park. Travel up high as you chug up the train ride before you zoom down!
You've heard of the American-based Nickelodeon brand, right? Of course, you have and here at Pleasure Beach Blackpool, you can explore a world dedicated to your kid's favourite Nickelodeon characters! Like Avatar Airbender, as you ride the waves with a whoosh, or how about ordering up some Krusty Krab burgers as you catapulted into the sky? Don't forget the famous Nickelodeon Streak ride - a classic wooden roller coaster that will have you thundering along. Want to meet Spongebob Squarepants? You better get prepared to visit his pineapple under the sea and get wet! Then if you're in the mood to get a bit spooky, follow a ghost story on the Ghost Train!
Blackpool Pleasure Beach Water Rides
It's not a seaside park without getting a little wet, right? And one water ride to add to your bucket list is Valhalla - best water ride ever! Both water and a dark ride, Valhalla uses special effects which incorporate fire, water and snow! Valhalla won "Best Water Ride" at the 2018 Golden Ticket awards too! If you are in the mood to get even more drenched why not try out the UK's wettest log flume... The Boat Tub Ride AKA The Big Boat Log Flume is located on the South Pier of Blackpool Pleasure Beach, you can't miss it! So, whether you're in a flume or a boat tub ride, you're bound to get wet, so bring a change of clothes!
There is a crazy golf course
, a bowling alley and an arcade for hours of gaming. Also don’t miss the many events that feature all year round, like the Hot Ice skate shows or the touring Circus of Horrors at the Pleasure Beach Arena
. Hotels Near Pleasure Beach Blackpool
If you are looking for a family hotel you can choose from many on the Seafront. The Big Blue Hotel & The Boulevard Hotel are the perfect family hotel as they offer theme park package deals! There is also The Hilton Blackpool which is just a 5-minute walk away from Blackpool Pleasure Beach's amusement park.
- Nickelodeon Land, Wallace & Gromit and more family rides for younger kids
- An amusement park with thrilling roller coasters and train rides
- Year-round activities and shows no matter the peak season