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The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

Complex 2 Blackpool Road | Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4BJ, England
+44 1253 622242
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Ornately decorated dance hall and theater is known for its Mighty Wurlitzer organ, which is played for dancing, concerts and special events during certain times of the year.
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“afternoon tea” (619 reviews)
“dance floor” (300 reviews)
“wurlitzer organ” (128 reviews)
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Complex 2 Blackpool Road | Promenade, Blackpool FY1 4BJ, England
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+44 1253 622242
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Truly amazing place to visit, among one of my favourite places in England to visit. Full of nostalgia.

Thank 913Lizzy3
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The Tower ballroom is spectacular. We could have spent the whole day watching the dancers and listening to the music. The bar is very reasonably priced and offers a good selection of refreshments and cakes. The organists were very good and included the audience in...More

Thank Blair0185
Reviewed yesterday

We booked for Afternoon Tea. The food was ok, Service a bit slow but 💯 % worth a visit to see the decor and to listen to the Wurlitzer.

Thank Theresa S
Reviewed yesterday

Went for the third year in a row to sit and have a drink whilst watching the dancers. absolutely stunning place with a beautiful Wurlitzer organ playing for dancers. The one thing i would criticize would be the lack of cream scones available to buy...More

Thank Samuel B
Reviewed 2 days ago

The rating I have given refers only to the Tower Ballroom Afternoon Tea. If I was rating the Ballroom itself, I would award it five stars as it is a magnificent space and a pleasure to sit and listen to the organ while watching the...More

Thank SteamingMariner
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Paid £3.95 which gives you access to the balcony, cheaper than a seat around the dance floor, but you have a better view of the dancing. The organist was amazing. Had tea and cake, very reasonable but there were people at tables who paid £50...More

Thank onlyasweetpea
TheBlackpoolTower, Guest Relations Manager at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello, Thanks for taking the time to review the Blackpool Tower Ballroom. I am glad you enjoyed your visit to the attraction. It is a special place to sit and enjoy the atmosphere and architecture whilst everyone dances to the famous Wurlitzer. We would love...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

What a wonderful place the ballroom is. As a big fan of Strictly I have longed to see the ballroom. I wasn't disappointed. Lovely food and wonderful staff. Hope to visit again one day!More

Thank Jackie H
TheBlackpoolTower, Guest Relations Manager at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good afternoon Jackie, Thank you for taking the time to review the Blackpool Tower Ballroom. I am pleased to hear you had such a great experience with us and that you were satisfied with our offer. The Blackpool Tower Ballroom truly is a magical place...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

Four of us PRE-BOOKED afternoon tea in the ballroom for 1-30pm. We arrived at 1-25pm and were seated at at 1-40pm! There were a few empty tables and bearing in mind there were 4 of us we sat at a table suitable for 2 only!...More

Thank Amanda M
TheBlackpoolTower, Guest Relations Manager at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello Amanda. Thank you for your review of the Blackpool Tower Ballroom afternoon tea. I am very sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit. We do ask guests for their patience whilst you afternoon tea is prepared for you. However, this waiting...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

We had walked the length of the promenade from Pleasure Beach on a very windy, sometimes wet day. We decided to pop into the Tower to see if we could visit just the Ballroom (I'm a big Strictly fan) and have a bit of shelter...More

Thank dandb
TheBlackpoolTower, Guest Relations Manager at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hello. Thank you for the review of the Blackpool Tower Ballroom. I am sorry to hear your drinks were not satisfactory. We set our standards very high across the board here at the Tower and it is disappointing we were let down by the drinks....More

Reviewed 6 days ago

What a fantastic experience! we had taken our dance shoes so enjoyed dancing to the live performance on the mighty Wurlitzer. We had our afternoon tea (voucher bought at tourist information office, which saved quite a bit), not only is the décor straight out of...More

Thank brian t
TheBlackpoolTower, Guest Relations Manager at The Blackpool Tower Ballroom, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Good afternoon Brian, Thank you for taking the time to review the Blackpool Tower Ballroom. I am pleased to hear you had such a great experience with us and that you were satisfied with our offer. The Blackpool Tower Ballroom truly is a magical place...More

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Sandra R
30 August 2017|
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Response from Amanda C | Reviewed this property |
Yes everyday, if you want to have high tea you have to book but if you just want to watch the dancing you just go in and sit down.
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922chrisp321
14 August 2017|
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Response from scouser1960 | Reviewed this property |
You can buy pre-packed sandwiches, scones, cakes etc from the bar, but be warned - the service is generally very slow!!
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