Coach2.com – Coach Hire to Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Pleasure Beach, Blackpool is Britain’s favourite tourist attraction and lies in 42 acres, started with just one ride in 1896, and celebrated its Centenary in 1996. Coach2.com offer the perfect Coach Hire and Travel solution to get you there comfortably and safely.
More reasons to hire a coach from Coach2.com to get to and from Blackpool Pleasure Beach…
There’s something for everyone at Pleasure Beach, Blackpool with over 125 rides and attractions, plus spectacular shows.
There’s everything from thrilling white-knuckle rides – the Big One, Big Dipper, Grand National, Valhalla, Revolution and the Avalanche – to more leisurely cruises around the River Caves and Alice’s Wonderland. Visit the American Ripley’s Believe It Or Not! Odditorium and the Ocean Boulevard shopping promenade.
You can learn to skate in the Pleasure Beach Arena or try one of the 54 restaurants and catering outlets. There are parent and baby facilities and award-winning loos and disabled visitors are made very welcome to the park with an Accessibility Guide Book, plus there are 30 wheelchair places available for each show in the Pleasure Beach Arena.
The Big One opened in 1994, and remains the UK’s tallest rollercoaster. At 235 feet high and with speeds reaching 85mph, the Big One is certainly head and shoulders above the rest and quite a bit quicker than our Coach Hire Coaches are legally allowed to travel, so don’t worry, your Coach Journey won’t be a rollercoaster ride!
Valhalla at Pleasure Beach, Blackpool officially opened in June 2000. Costing £15 million to build. The journey to Valhalla, the immortal resting place of Viking Warriors, is a six minute, high speed, multi-sensory dark ride, like no other on earth. We have brought together the greatest special effects teams in the world to create a myriad of 21st Century mind-blowing show action special effects that will defy logic and take you on a journey to eternity that will stay with you for a lifetime.
1997 saw the opening of yet another UK first, Ice Blast; riders are catapulted up a 210 foot tower at 80mph, and thrust back down again for an incredible free-fall descent. And in 2004 the diamond- knuckle experience Bling opened. Riders are lifted a whopping 100 feet above the ground and spun through the air on giant glittering gondolas in three different directions at speeds of over 60mph as the ride pulls 2.5gs.
In 2007, Pleasure Beach’s first suspended looping coaster, Infusion, arrived – the only one in the world completely suspended over water. Infusion marked a cool £8 million investment.[imageeffect type=”reflectlightbox” align=”alignright” width=”199″ height=”300″ alt=”Group with Spongbob Square Pants” url=”/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/blackpool-spongebob.jpg” titleoverlay=”yes”]
New for 2011 sees Nickelodeon Land open at Pleasure Beach. The collaboration between Pleasure Beach, Blackpool and Nickelodeon, the number-one entertainment brands for kids, sees a 6 acre area of Pleasure Beach transformed into Nickelodeon Land, which will feature 12 rides, a Nickelodeon shop, exciting games, a brand new family restaurant and opportunities to meet with famous Nickelodeon characters.
Coach2.com and Coach Hire to Blackpool Pleasure Beach is the perfect solution to ensure you arrive safely and on time, regardless whether you are enjoying a day trip by Coach to the Pleasure Beach or are staying for a long weekend…
And there is no need to try and cram everything into just one day with Pleasure Beach’s very own hotel at the South end of the 42 acre park. The Big Blue Hotel is cool, chic and a haven of calm and style among the thrills of Britain’s top tourist attraction and is setting the new standard for holiday and business accommodation. This unique hotel consists of 157 beautifully designed bedrooms with oversized American space and a totally contemporary feel. Sumptuous fabrics, state-of-the-art lighting, DVD players in every room, funky family rooms and big, big beds are just a few of the innovative touches that make all the difference. Our Coach Hire Coaches can take you straight to the Pleasure Beach hotel door with no worries about parking or finding the hotel.