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Central Promenade Blackpool

Central promenade Blackpool, Blackpool FY1 6BL, England
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Great if you want wall to wall concrete with no facilities

I was quite excited to return to Blackpool as I hadn't seen the finished promenade. Last time we... read more

Reviewed 14 May 2017
KatyJane U
via mobile
Money needs to be spent!

Have to be honest I have never been so disappointed with a beach promenade in all my life. I... read more

Reviewed 11 May 2017
swansealad
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swansea
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
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Central promenade Blackpool, Blackpool FY1 6BL, England
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Reviewed 14 May 2017 via mobile

I was quite excited to return to Blackpool as I hadn't seen the finished promenade. Last time we came it was under construction. We will not be coming back. Learned that the dogs can't go onto the beach between the north and south piers between...More

1  Thank KatyJane U
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Have to be honest I have never been so disappointed with a beach promenade in all my life. I last came to Blackpool 17 years ago, and boy it really doesn't look like any money has been spent on this at all! Now don't get...More

1  Thank swansealad
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

Amazing best part of blackpool are the person obviously of course it is its free and friendly to everyone Like all personal they try to rob you blind with the games and free goes and the overpriced funfairs Overpriced rock Overpriced food Sea shells £3.50...More

Thank ma202017
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

I understand it's the start of the summer season needs a good lick of paint every where the bar at the end of the pier served very low quality drinks clearly waterd down and too much at that, the rides were of value for money...More

Thank Danielle C
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

I love the sea, so I'm always pretty happy when I'm near it regardless of where I am. The promenade area is quite nice and it was done out a SW years back but it still looks pretty rundown. It's okay for a daytrip but...More

Thank WakefieldBex
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

The prom has been completely renovated over the last few years and it's a great place to walk. There's loads of places to nip in just across the road or just enjoy the beach and sea view as you stroll. It can be a bit...More

1  Thank cazbatt
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

We have noticed a huge difference to Blackpool's Central Promenade compared to what it used to look like. I am talking especially about the section across the road from the Tower which runs along as far as the Central Pier. This is the area I...More

Thank thetravellingmanUk
Reviewed 3 November 2016

We drove to Blackpool to see the lights on Sunday. I am not a big fan of Blackpool and would like to see it bull-dozed into the sea. It is tacky, scruffy and out-dated. The hotels are two stars lower than the rest of the...More

1  Thank Gavin H
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

The promenade looks lovely. It is clean and has nice modern buildings & sculptures on one side then all the attractions and arcades that blackpool is known for on the other.

Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 24 October 2016

I’d describe Central promenade as the promenade between the North and Central Pier. The sea front has been renovated in the last couple of years and is now very modern, tidy and very spacious on the seaward side. On the promenade opposite the Tower you...More

Thank acs1984
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