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Blackpool Illuminations At The Norbreck Castle

  • Duration: 5 days
  • Board Basis: Half Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TCAL18688

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

5 days

5 Days Away#2 for 1 Bar

A wonderful five day break to Britain's favourite seaside resort - Blackpool, along with the assurance of four nights dinner, bed and breakfast at the Norbreck Castle Hotel. Blackpool offers something for everyone, from its long, flat promenade and famous Tower, to the exhilarating Pleasure Beach and Blackpool Zoo. Enjoy the sights and explore the city of Liverpool, from the famous Albert Dock with its array of museums to the Cavern Club - or even a ferry across the Mersey! 

PRICE FROM ? £169 per person
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What's Included?

  • Coach travel with reserved seating
  • Four nights dinner, bed and breakfast at the Norbreck Castle Hotel, Blackpool
  • Splendid evening entertainment + Turkey & Tinsel celebrations
  • 2 for 1 bar for three hours each evening with a choice of beers, wines, spirits and soft drinks.
  • Indoor heated swimming pool
  • Time to enjoy the delights of Blackpool and the Illuminations
  • Excursion to vibrant Liverpool

Blackpool Illuminations

Blackpool Illuminations

Although Blackpool remains a popular destination all year round, it famously springs to life September to January. The Blackpool Illuminations annual lighting extravaganza sees over one million light bulbs dazzle along the seafront for almost six miles and attracts over three million people each year.

Blackpool Illuminations started out as a small-scale decoration scheme with 10,000 lights to mark Blackpool’s first royal visit in 1912. So popular was the display that it was decided that the event should be staged every year to attract visitors to the resort after the main summer season.

It has now become an intrinsic part of British culture and has grown into one of the UK’s biggest attractions and the largest free light show in the world, attracting over 3.5million visitors annually!

So, grab your big coats and woolly hats, candy floss and sugared doughnuts, and prepare to marvel at this dazzling display of light.

Liverpool

Liverpool

A city steeped in history, culture and attractions, Liverpool is one of the most popular city break destinations in the UK.

Liverpool's most famous sons “The Beatles” are celebrated across the city; from the exhibition in the Albert Dock to the famous Cavern Club where the lads once played, you can map out their incredible journey amongst the vibrancy and history that radiates throughout this city.

Liverpool waterfront promises beauty, history, art, music and culture all in an iconic, breathtaking setting. Home to Tate Liverpool, open Eye Gallery, the Merseyside Maritime Museum and of course the world famous Royal Liver Building. For the first time in more than 100 years the Royal Liver Building has opened its doors to the public and launched a brand new guided tower tour – the Royal Liver Building 360.

Liverpool has attractions dotted throughout the city and boasts more galleries and museums than any other UK city outside of London. From the British Music Experience that tells the story of British music through costumes, instruments, performance and memorabilia to Liverpool Cathedral, Britain’s biggest cathedral! Explore the iconic Royal Albert Dock, Liverpool’s famous waterfront, with its independent shops, lively bars and fantastic restaurants or If you fancy a bit of retail therapy, take a wander around Liverpool ONE, an open-air shopping district next to the city’s waterfront. It houses over 150 stores with everything from high street brands to designer fashion, as well as a variety of places to enjoy a drink or a bite to eat.

Why not take a ferry across the Mersey, visit the Beatles Story, sit back and relax in one of the many bars and cafes or visit Liverpool One for the ultimate shopping experience.

Blackpool Carousel

Blackpool Illuminations carousel

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Accommodation

The Norbreck Castle Hotel, Blackpool The Norbreck Castle Hotel, Blackpool

Possibly the most distinctive hotel on the Blackpool promenade, The Norbreck Castle overlooks the seafront on the North Shore, offering stunning views out over the Irish Sea. The hotel offers plenty of facilities to make your stay even better, benefitting from a complete health club with a gym, spa, sauna, steam room and a heated indoor swimming pool. There are also plenty of fitness classes running throughout the week, from spinning and Aqua to Body Combat. Uniquely, there is also an on-site amusement arcade offering family entertainment, as well as live cabaret entertainment and bingo. If you start feeling peckish, you have the choice of four on-site areas where you can enjoy a variety of food, drinks and snacks throughout the day. As well as the Castles Restaurant and Java Lounge Café where you can enjoy a bite during the day, you can head to the Conservatory Bar or the adults-only Copper Face Jack’s Sports Bar when evening comes, where you can soak up the lively atmosphere and enjoy a wide range of refreshing drinks. The rooms are modern and offer plenty of facilities to ensure a comfortable stay. With televisions, hairdryers, tea and coffee making facilities and en-suite bathrooms throughout the hotel, you can relax in this ‘home away from home’ after a long day of sightseeing! Blackpool’s ever-popular attractions are located just a short way down the coast, easily accessible via a short tram ride down the promenade, so you can enjoy everything this spectacular resort has to offer!

Hotel features: All bedrooms with en-suite facilities, TV, hairdryer & tea/coffee making facilities • Restaurant • Choice of bar • Leisure club with gym, spa, sauna, steam room & heated indoor swimming pool • Nightly entertainment with live cabaret • Free Wi-Fi in public areas

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