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Central Pier

Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5BB, England
+44 1253 623422
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needs updating

i think the whole place needs a makeover, still nice to cut through the arcade but could do with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago

good for a walk to blow cobwebs off plus lots to do on it and a beer or two in family bar at end of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
David L
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  • Average22%
  • Poor10%
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“big wheel” (126 reviews)
“family bar” (82 reviews)
“nice walk” (15 reviews)
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Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5BB, England
Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5BB, England
+44 1253 623422
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Reviewed 1 week ago

i think the whole place needs a makeover, still nice to cut through the arcade but could do with updating, i dont really like walking round the sides as you always get the people wanting you to play the games where i would rather just...More

Thank gkerr17
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

good for a walk to blow cobwebs off plus lots to do on it and a beer or two in family bar at end of pier

Thank David L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

was glad to get on a pier, in December in weekdays not open, central pier was open on a saturday, had a roam about, wnent into arcade to have fun with a few quid

Thank nick b
Reviewed 21 November 2017

Visited on Wednesday 6th September. If your into the rides and having fun then this is the pier to choose. If not, just enjoy the walk out to the end and take in the amazing views.

1  Thank Michael-4551
Reviewed 18 November 2017

This was a good bit of fun, just like when we were kids, fun traditional fair rides with some new thrown in. Watch out for the game stalls, the first game is free then they want your cash! It was great to walk along an...More

Thank ricardo6677
Reviewed 8 November 2017

When strolling along the Promenade you have to take a stroll along this pier, you have a lot of activities to keep you amused. Well worth the walk.

Thank Les W
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Visted Blackpool for two days in half term. Purchased £20 of tickets for rides. Grandchildren aged 10 and 11 seemed happy and kept them amused for a while. Only downside was that although it was not too busy the cafe would not allow mobility scooters...More

Thank Julie E
Reviewed 7 November 2017

It's free to go on the pier and it's exactly what you want from a British seaside town - the rides, the amusement arcades, the shops selling rock, seagulls, the fortune teller etc. We went on 2 rides which were pretty good and each one...More

Thank Katherine B
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

The central pier is great for keeping family of all ages entertained. Rides work on a ticket basis, we paid £20 for 25 tickets, each ride was between 2-5 tickets. From what i gathered children must be 2 to ride on the smaller rides! Great...More

Thank 709lea
Reviewed 6 November 2017

Good family pier, plenty to do for children from arcades to rides and the family entertainment bar at the end. The traditional big wheel is excellent, you get a good long ride with some fantastic views of Blackpool.

Thank Shaun D
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7 September 2017|
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Response from sarahh11741 | Reviewed this property |
Yes the bar has been refurbished!! Fantastic place for young children.... Kids entertainer on from around 7pm .... Perfect for a drink and lovely seating areas x
22 August 2017|
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Response from LanarkshireAllybally | Reviewed this property |
we paid £20 and i think my daughter got on 4 or 5 rides some rides are 3 tokens each but can stay on the ride after its finishes for 1 token
13 October 2016|
Response from JOHN E | Reviewed this property |
We went to café at centre of pier so you ate at a different one .