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Nice walk out and then ride the tram back. Enjoyed the facilities at the end of the pier. Nice way... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
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Well worth a walk on a clear day, views of the Lancashire hills to the North, the lakes over... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Lancashire, United Kingdom
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Pier Forecourt Promenade, Southport PR8 1QX, England
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Reviewed 4 days 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.

Thank JJ1874
Reviewed 2 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

1  Thank Annette J
Reviewed 2 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.

Thank Gibbo501
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

Thank john r
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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

Thank oj1232016
Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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!

Thank N3838MMcaroll
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

Thank gandab4647
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoy a walk along Southport pier any time of the year,its a pleasant walk on the flat and a great way to get exercise and fresh air. There is a lot to see from the pier a lake, pitch and put course, skateboard...More

2  Thank Bobby T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a lovely stroll on pier yesterday with grandson and family. But became really concerned about the gaps in the railings. No safe netting to stop inquisitive toddlers from slipping through into the water. Needs to be sorted. I was on edge, I know that...More

Thank Marie M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good place to go, great playground for the kids and silcocks arcade with cheap food and nice amusements kids will love it

Thank chrisormisher
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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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