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The Blackpool Tower Ballroom

Complex 2 Blackpool Road | Promenade, Blackpool FY2 0HR, England
+44 1253 622242
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Lovely relaxed atmosphere

Bit of a wait to be seated for afternoon tea as the tablet booking system wasn't working. Once... read more

Reviewed yesterday
St Helens, United Kingdom
Afternoon Tea at the Ballroom

Had afternoon tea with my mother at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom on 19 August 2017, from the moment... read more

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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” (600 reviews)
“dance floor” (292 reviews)
“wurlitzer organ” (128 reviews)
Complex 2 Blackpool Road | Promenade, Blackpool FY2 0HR, England
+44 1253 622242
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Reviewed yesterday

Bit of a wait to be seated for afternoon tea as the tablet booking system wasn't working. Once seated we had a lovely afternoon tea although quite expensive for what got. The staff were amazing and gave us numerous coffee top ups. They even put...More

Thank 922chrisp321
Reviewed yesterday

Had afternoon tea with my mother at the Blackpool Tower Ballroom on 19 August 2017, from the moment we arrived we were greeted with a warm welcome. Our waitress Kayla was so lovely, made our day! we enjoyed the full experience of the ballroom from...More

Thank Kimmcq
Reviewed 2 days ago

Took my mum for her 82nd birthday hoping to bring back memories of when she danced with dad. £70 for 3 people. Good Lovely memories, beautiful room. Staff helpful especially the gentleman on the lift up to the ballroom Bad Wheel chair users will struggle....More

Thank laura h
Reviewed 3 days ago

Three friends and I went here on a dull March afternoon. The Ballroom is quite breathtaking and sumptuous. You can see how it was so popular with the working classes in its heyday. You could have afternoon tea which was a bit expensive I thought....More

Thank grandmamam
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The lift, the tower and the view are wonderful. I don't want the 3d theatre which we managed to bypass, the selfie photographs which we refused to take part in but the biggest bug bear was the loud throbbing music from level 3 to the...More

Thank LaiusSymi
Reviewed 4 days ago

Had tea and cake, staff very helpful, would say go and have a look, place is amazing, price is great. We stayed an hour watching people dancing around the floor,

Thank Tina M
Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a fun afternoon we had afternoon tea which I feel was well overpriced for what you get!! tower prices are extortionate,was nice to relax and watch the dancers though beautiful ballroom was lovely apart from the prices would I recommend.. yes I would...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 6 days ago

A very big thank you to the staff at The Tower Ballroom. Extremely polite, kind and supportive. Nothing was too much trouble. They were perfect ambassadors - Bethany, Kayla, Christian, Sallie and Rochelle. An exceptional thank you to Chelsea - we wish you well in...More

Thank lambrettatodd
Reviewed 6 days ago

I recommend anyone to go and see the Ballroom because it is an amazing place to see everyone of all ages dancing on the Famous Ballroom floor.

Thank jamesboyd457
Reviewed 6 days ago

Blackpool tower is a nostalgic icon place to visit. It offers a range of entertainment to suit the family, The Circus is enjoyable,rember to check the time it's on and get your seats as it can get busy. The Ballroom is the most memorable place...More

Thank mitzi12016
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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!!
21 July 2017|
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Response from ksview | Reviewed this property |
If you want to have cream tea deal booking is advisable. Normally booking is not required for access to the ballroom, although to avoid disappointment I recommend contacting Blackpool tower by email and asking directly, as... More
Rob H
26 May 2017|
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Response from ksview | Reviewed this property |
If there is room on dance floor do your own steps,cant see why this would be an issue, unless the dance police are in attendance x