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Gainsborough Hotel

291-295 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6AL, England
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Ranked #707 of 891 Blackpool B&B and Inns
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5 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
Cunninghamfamily2014 Corby, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
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    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    3 of 5 stars
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Corby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Just spent 4 nights here with my husband daughter and her friend. This our 3rd stay here and wouldn't stay anywhere else we have stayed at other places but this one wins hands down. Owners are a lovely couple very friendly and very welcoming,it is very clean and lovely rooms, has a lift so no struggling with luggage. Rooms are... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My window was leaking i went to tell the staff about it They gave me some dirty towels and. Told Me to put them where the water was coming in .the room had no heating in so we was very cold the food in the evening was not very nice We never stay here again

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Galashiels, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

this hotel is a great place to stay and the owners and staff are very nice people would do anything to help you rooms are very clean and the food is excelent would not stay anywhere else it is midway between central and south piers on the promenade they have a patio that serves meals to the public or if... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have just returned from the Gainsborough hotel staying for 2 nights. We had a lovely stay, the room and bedding was clean and the breakfast is very nice. We have stayed at this hotel a few times before visiting with large group of people. The owners are a very nice couple and are always welcoming and friendly. We are... More

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Sheffield, England, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I spent 3 nights here with my son.The rooms were very basic but i suspect most hotels are the same.Breakfast was fine the hotel needs some serious updating as it is very dated.Staff seemed nice enough we hardly spent any time there just to sleep.I was a bit dissapointed that i spent 240 pound on 3 nights there as i... More

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Derby, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked the hotel over the internet and was extremely disappointed when we arrived, we were charged an extra £12.00 for a room with a sea view,the woman on reception seemed completely un-interested in us, when we got to the room we were gutted! the room was absolutely nothing like the photos, The wallpaper was hanging off, the lampshade was... More

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Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Me and my partner stayed here for 3 nights and wished I had only stayed 1 night as I room was ok for one night but was very disappointed that we didn't get fresh towels and the ceiling was falling down and the bath room the shower needed replacing. The other thing was that we booked bed and breakfast then... More

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

Myself, my mum and my 2 yr old boys stayed at the Gainsborough on Sunday for 2 nights. I must admit I was a little worried after reading the reviews but I was pleasantly surprised. The owners were really lovely and friendly and very accommodating. The room was spacious and clean, perhaps the only thing that bothered me was we... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

We stayed at the Gainsborough hotel last Saturday and after reading through some reviews I was abit worried but believe me that can't of been more wrong! Me, my boyfriend and 6month old baby girl all had a lovely stay! Our room was brilliant,clean and warm plus a sea view couldn't of asked for more! We had a problem with... More

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Bolton, United Kingdom
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

I stayed at this hotel for 1 night paying 35 pounds for a single room the staff were rude the rooms were dirty and discussing they tried to get more money out of us for breakfast I have stayed in some dumps in my time but this beats any hands down

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Address: 291-295 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 6AL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
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Gainsborough Hotel and Steak house Restaurent is exclusively situated on Blackpool Central Promenade (on the sea front) just minutes away from the Blackpool and pleasure beach. We are a family run hotel aiming to bring you, our guest, all the comforts and luxuries and you would expect whilst on your well-earned holiday ... more   less 
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