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You get what you pay for!!

We have had numerous great holidays here. This time no different. We arrived at 1330 ready for... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2018
helen m
via mobile
Pontins holiday park

Arrived on Monday and left after 1 hour. What a dump, it's run down and disputing. A one room... read more

Reviewed 11 July 2017
Joan S
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16 Aug 2018
“You get what you pay for!!”
3 Nov 2018
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Shore Road, Southport PR8 2PZ, England
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Reviewed 3 November 2018

If there was a zero it would have it, dirty, dated and shocking. Please please please do not waste your money, if it hadn't been for the granddaughter we would have turned round and come home, we had to spend 2 hours cleaning the chalet...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank john r
Reviewed 26 August 2018

I booked this as a Sun holiday back in January and fully expected basic accommodation to use as a base to visit the surrounding attractions in Southport & Liverpool - my children are teenagers so there isn't much available on site for them to do....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 16 August 2018 via mobile

We have had numerous great holidays here. This time no different. We arrived at 1330 ready for check in at 2. Security on gate welcomed us on site and told us to park up and enjoy the facilities until check in and even told us...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank helen m
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

I’m just home from a weeks holiday at the Southport resort! I am utterly appalled at the fact that I paid £789 to sleep in a run down resort! I know it was supposed to be “basic” but what I witnessed was far from basic....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Arrived on Monday and left after 1 hour. What a dump, it's run down and disputing. A one room apartment with two single beds which I would not even let my dog sleep in if I had one, a pvc sofa in the living room...More

Date of experience: July 2017
6  Thank Joan S
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Came here for a short break with my two younger children. Never Again. Other guests have no respect for other families and when you try to contact people to help because your younger daughter is crying because she can't sleep due to foul language, Loud...More

Date of experience: May 2017
2  Thank Rebecca W
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Pontins has very dirty rooms as i experienced when i found ANTS under my pillow. I was very upset :(

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank flyboyuk976
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We came men as part of a large group all attending the local rugby festival over teh Bank Holiday weekend at Southport RFC .After reading the other reviews we weren't expecting anything great but teh tour was booked and paid for and there was no...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Burgodunum
Reviewed 3 May 2017

We booked with the sun £9.50 tokens and went expecting the worst as the reviews were a bit naf but still determined to have a good time. We arrived and had the best time.Stayed 3 nights over may bank holiday weekend. Apartments were clean and...More

Date of experience: April 2017
3  Thank Clare7515
Reviewed 14 March 2017

This can be a very good day out for families,especially if the weather is good. There are many many different rides and amusements to try.it is in a favourable location near resteraunts etc. and has a large car park too.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Helen M
18 April 2018|
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Response from jessica19812018 |
I’ve also booked through the sun I’m due to go in August but I don’t think I’m going to now. I did phone the sun today about a refund they said no and they also said they don’t get many complaints witch is shocking looking... More
Colette S
23 July 2017|
Response from john r |
walk unto ainsdale rail station only about £3 return to southport and the station there is town centre
30 July 2015|
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Response from Battersby1953 |
You need a car it's to far to walk unless you can walk 3 to 4 miles.