Blackpool is the number 1 tourist resort in the UK with around ten million visitors every year.  Many people take their annual holidays in the town, although it is also popular for short weekend and midweek breaks.  The range of accommodation in Blackpool is extensive, including luxury hotels, guest houses, caravan parks, B&B, and budget rooms, as well as self catering apartments and flats.  Blackpool holiday packages and deals may also be available.  The resort has numerous attractions, with something for everyone, such as families, couples and groups.  There is the Tower, Pleasure Beach, Sandcastle, Sea Life Centre, and much more to entertain visitors.  Accommodation may cater for different demographics in terms of guests, with some only accepting couples and families, and others specialising in groups such as stag and hen parties.  Many Blackpool accommodation establishments are open at Christmas and New Year as well as traditional times such as Easter and Bank Holidays, autumn and summer vacations