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North Pier

North Promenade, Blackpool FY1 1NE, England
+44 1253 621452
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Nice Traditional Pier

Blackpool's North Pier is fortunately still the most traditional example at the resort. It is... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
St Helens, United Kingdom
Gorgeous pier

Lovely to walk along with ice cream & fudge shops , Pub & roundabout at the end !! Picturesque... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Charlotte H
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North Pier Blackpool - world famous seasiide heritage grade 2 listed landmark pier & attraction - open all year - wanted to review new victorian tearoom and fact that not open even after loads of adverts saying was - disappointed on a hot sunny Saturday afternoon last week it was closed!
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good26%
  • Average21%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible8%
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North Promenade, Blackpool FY1 1NE, England
+44 1253 621452
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Blackpool's North Pier is fortunately still the most traditional example at the resort. It is quieter and the walk to the facilities at the seaward end is very pleasant. The views north to the Lake District on a nice day are particularly appealing. The current...More

Thank Ruth5757
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Lovely to walk along with ice cream & fudge shops , Pub & roundabout at the end !! Picturesque Little bit of building work but doesn't spoil it !!

Thank Charlotte H
Reviewed 1 week ago

I walked down to the end of this pier and felt ashamed that it has been left to deteriorate as it has. The architecture on this pier is fantastic. You can imagine our ancestors walking up & down it. Now it's mostly closed but beautiful....More

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My favourite walk in Blackpool is down this pier of memories. It must be a struggle to organise and pay for the upkeep of this treasure, which is the longest of the three in the resort. Yet it is now a free attraction, made so...More

Thank Zander C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It has to be said it needs a bloody good refurb a hard kick up the backside or just shut it down.. the place is a disgrace the only good thing is the ice cream at the gate before you go in.. sorry but it...More

Thank LeeDodd
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

North pier is looking fantastic again ,, Over 150 years old still entertains customers daily,, The renovation work is starting to make a big difference to the whole experience,,

Thank Peter J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

All the piers are good for a walk & to people watch. They are windy though as they go out to sea a good long way.

Thank ClareB56
Reviewed 19 May 2017

I love this pier my grandkids enjoy it to. Nice coffee in the cafe. Love the little train. Been coming for 50 years plus

Thank jowseyjeannette55
Reviewed 17 May 2017

Its the pier that they simply forgot to close down. Its empty of any real attractions to speak of. Its run down, dirty, depressing and those are the good points. Ive no idea how any of the business's can possibly survive due to the lack...More

Thank R D
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Pier is in the middle of a renovation/restoration, the bar at the end of the pier has a large open roofed area which is completely sheltered from the wind

Thank Michael W
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Is the old penny arcade back (at the beginning of the pier, opposite the fortune teller)? We found it by surprise a few years ago in 2012 and loved it despite some of the machines not working but for the past few years, it's not been there.
5 September 2015|
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Response from desmondsdoll | Reviewed this property |
Oh no! We're going on Sunday for my daughter's birthday but the pier was in a pretty poor state last time we went. Thanks for answering x