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Nice walk

When it's all open..it will be really lovely..work was being carried out at the time we... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Angie D
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A great little ? Pier

We walked up the pier on a windy Monday morning, but what an invigorating experience it was. We... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul C
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Burscough, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

When it's all open..it will be really lovely..work was being carried out at the time we visited...so should be open by end of december

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Angie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We walked up the pier on a windy Monday morning, but what an invigorating experience it was. We were al intrigued at the memorial plaques along the pier. When arriving at the end a gorgeous hot chocolate in the delightful cafe and then a great...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Paul C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a lovely pier, however you cannot access all of it. A long pier but the part that goes out to sea is inaccessible.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank olibot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice walk out and then ride the tram back. Enjoyed the facilities at the end of the pier. Nice way to spend a few hours.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank JJ1874
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Be aware that only the initial stretch of this lovely old pier is currently open to the public. The completion date offered is December 22nd, but as the signage promises that 2018 is going to be better than ever it may be that the repairs...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Annette J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Well worth a walk on a clear day, views of the Lancashire hills to the North, the lakes over Blackpool and the Welsh hills to the south.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gibbo501
Reviewed 3 November 2018

a long pier but its worth the walk down probably one of the longest in the uk but on a nice day its fine

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank john r
Reviewed 28 October 2018

We went for a walk down the pier but could only go so far as they are doing repairs to the bottom end, but where we were walking it was a bit scary as the wooden slats were broken and loose. Just hope they are...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank oj1232016
Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

The planning office have spoilt the Southport seafront by allowing the monstrous out of town type center with cinema and bowling. The pier takes you down the middle of this and just when you reach the sea the pier is closed for repairs!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank N3838MMcaroll
Reviewed 23 October 2018

Not much to be gained from a walk, or Noddy train ride, down the pier. You will get closer to the sea but that's about all.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gandab4647
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thecruisers
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Response from edwardbear80 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it does but it depends on the weather. So I can't confirm yes or no on the day you go.
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