Planning the perfect getaway in Blackpool, UK? Here’s a curated list of the top 8 romantic hotels that’ll leave your loved one swooning in joy.
Blackpool is a seaside resort, promising loads of fun for everyone. Visit the aptly named Pleasure Beach or catch a show at the Grand Theatre. More importantly, check out the hotels below for the perfect place to stay in after a long day out!
The following are recommended accommodations for you and your significant other whilst vacationing in Blackpool.
The Ashley Victoria is a 23-minute walk from Blackpool Tower, a 13-minute walk from Pleasure Beach, a 27-minute walk from Winter Gardens and a 7-minute walk from Blackpool Football Club. It is just a 1-minute walk from the seafront, cafes, restaurants and entertainments. Rooms are spacious and modern with a PlayStation 3 console included in some. The property also has its own fully licensed bar and an entertainment area.
Another best-seller in Blackpool. The Imperial Hotel has a clear view of Blackpool’s North Promenade, located on a calmer North Shore area with the North Pier 900 meters away and access to trams. It has a classic Victorian look with an indoor swimming pool, a sauna, a hot tub, steam room, as well as a gym and a bar on its property. The rooms are spacious and classically decorated with modern amenities.
This is a quaint guesthouse that has modern amenities like WiFi. The guesthouse is located close to the Pleasure Beach, Sandcastle Indoor Waterpark and Grosvenor casino. For a romantic getaway, feel comforted in knowing that the guesthouse does not accept bookings for stags or hens nights. Rejoice in this small victory for you to enjoy the company of your beloved without any distractions. Breakfast is served in the Wescoe’s bistro-style dining room.
A name befitting its facade, the Big Blue Hotel is a blue structure located in close proximity to Pleasure Beach and it even has its own private access to Blackpool Pleasure Beach that is open at selected times. You can get your wristbands form the receptionist and the hotel’s VIP access to the theme park means no queueing is needed. The rooms are comfortable with toiletries included in the bathroom and facilities such as kettles, hairdryers and TVs.
The view from the hotel is lovely. Transportation is located nearby, with easy access to the tram and bus services that stop right outside the hotel. The rooms have modern design and are well-furnished, featuring TVs, tea and coffee making facilities as well as hairdryers in all the rooms. Entertainment is lively in the evening with a live cabaret show. There is also a game arcade, pool/table tennis, heated pool, hot tub and sauna available for the guests.
The hotel is located about 5km away from the Blackpool Airport and within walking distance to the Winter Gardens Conference Centre and the Blackpool Winter Gardens Theatre. The rooms are cosy with flat-screen TVs and basic amenities provided for your comfort. Some rooms also include seating areas. Free WiFi is available throughout the property.
A value hotel only 2-minutes’ walk to the beach. The New Guilderoy Hotel is in a good location in the quieter part of Blackpool and is suitable for couples or even families. Rooms have ensuite bathrooms, tea and coffee making facilities, daily fresh towels and TVs with DVD players. The restaurant has an oriental theme and it also offers dinner. They have good variety at breakfast, including hot and cold food selections. Vegan breakfast is also available on request. For entertainment, the Genting casino offers a bar and restaurant and, if you are feeling lucky, gambling. It is located just a few blocks away. The tram and bus stop is nearby and it will take you 20 minutes to walk to the city centre.
The hotel is located on the North Promenade (the name has probably given it away), a quieter part of Blackpool that is a short drive away from Blackpool Tower and Grand Theatre. A bar and restaurant are available on the property. Each room provides tea and coffee making facilities as well as a flat-screen TV. Breakfast is served daily and a vegetarian menu is available on request.
The greatest pleasure of life is love - Euripides
I have only been on day trips to Blackpool and each time it was a short but memorable trip. However, I am sharing with you my list of potential future stays when I can make time for a weekend break in Blackpool with my significant other. Until then, it does not hurt to prepare for Pleasure Beach, Blackpool. The illuminations will be switched on every year throughout September and October, so what are you waiting for? Blackpool is calling you!
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