Our shortlist of food and activities
Mojo Cafe, 32 Red Bank Road, dog friendly coffee shop, 2 minutes walk.
Maddison Cafe, 54 Red Bank Road, variety of food in a large local cafe establishment, 3 minutes walk.
Stone Grill, 272-274 Queens Promenade, fancy steak house (with lovely views) 3 minutes walk.
Mi Casa Su Casa, 117 Red Bank Road, Spanish. 5 minutes walk.
Terra Nostra, 50 Red Bank Road, Italian. 3 minutes walk.
Sunam Tandoori, 93-95 Red Bank Road, Indian. 5 minutes walk.
The Illuminations: ride the lights. On the tram, in the car or by bike. Two mile line of illuminations starting at Onyx House. Admission free.
Blackpool Pleasure Beach
Sandcastle Water Park
Lancaster, the Lake District and Bowland Forest are within an hours drive of the house. Blackpool, Garstang and Lytham are within half an hour. There are local opportunities for many outdoor activities including walking, fishing, water sports and bicycling.
The Winter Gardens, the Pleasure Beach, Sandcastle Waterpark, Blackpool Tower, Blackpool Zoo, Sea Life and Central Pier are all nearby.
Affinity Outlet Lancashire, Fleetwood Shopping Centre
Barton Grange Garden Centre, Preston. Christmas displays
Glasshouse, Cleveleys, late night musicians playing
Beach House, Blackpool, food and drinks
Ma Kellys, Blackpool, Cabaret and DJ
Poulton, many late night bars