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England World Cup Promotion

Football Fever has hit The Bond Hotel today with our guests getting ready to cheer on our team tonight against Croatia. To add to the buzz and excitement we have an incredible promotion available for you if England WIN!


Accessible Waterpark Voted Amongst Europe’s Best

Sandcastle Waterpark is located in a key position on the sea front at South Beach in Blackpool. This major visitor attraction prides itself on welcoming all visitors and has paid special attention to ensuring an excellent visitor experience for individuals and families with a wide variety of easy access needs.


Dancing with Dementia at the Blackpool Winter Gardens

People with dementia and their carers are invited to come along to the annual Dancing with Dementia event on Wednesday 14 June. The popular event is set to return for the fourth year running and will take place at the prestigious Empress Ballroom in the Winter Gardens from 11am-4pm.


The men in BLACK(POOL)

Hollywood superstar Will Smith is to perform live on Blackpool’s Tower Festival Headland this summer. The actor, rapper and songwriter will be reunited with DJ Jazzy Jeff for the final night of a spectacular new three-day music festival on the Promenade over the August Bank Holiday Weekend.


Refurbished Facilities

During the winter months we have been busy upgrading the hotels facilities ready for our grand reopening. The renovation work includes new modern bedrooms, lounge and cabaret bar refurbishments. These improvements are a major part of our commitment to constantly improve the services and facilities on offer enabling us to deliver truly memorable holidays.

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Whether you enjoy watching the turmoil in the Queen Vic, catching up on the gossip with Dot in Albert Square or checking out the Dingles latest drama in the dales we have just the break for you! The soapstars will be here to meet and greet, answer your questions & mingle with our guests.
Book early to avoid disapointement



The Christmas Lights in Blackpool will be switched on on Saturday 19 November. The Blackpool Illuminations stay on for Christmas in front of Blackpool Tower and of course Blackpool Tower will also be lit throughout the festive season too. Talbot Square, the area outside the town hall in the area opposite North Pier, is always trimmed up for Christmas.



The stage will have live music, competitions and entertainers on throughout the day. Father Christmas will be dropping by and the Christmas Lights will be switched on late afternoon. Authentic crafts will be on offer with some really unusual gifts which will make the perfect Christmas present for that special someone.