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The Black Diamond

16 York Street, Blackpool FY1 5AQ, England
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  • Location
    2 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    1 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    1 of 5 stars
  • Service
    1 of 5 stars
  • Value
    1 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    1 of 5 stars
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2013

I stayed here about 4 years ago and it was the Worst place I have ever stayed in, I would not let my worst enemy stay here. Ok so at the price I paid I wasn't expecting 5* treatment. People were having sex on the landing right outside my room and I was constantly woken up by people running up... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2012

Filthiest place i have ever seen, complete health hazard, nowhere had been cleaned, sink had cigarette end in plughole, gunge under taps, very unhygienic, nasty smell of damp throughout building.Toilet was not fit for use. Carpets filthy, had cement dust on floor from holes in wall in bedroom, under the bed needed David Attenborough to explore. Have no idea how... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

I wouldn't leave a dead dog here... Smells like somebody did tho... The bathroom was that clean and well equipped that someone took a dump in their kettle... Then proceeded to boil it.... Opened the wardrobe for the door to fall off in our hand, the radiator fell off the wall... We Switched the light on for the lampshade to... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

If you go to this hotel good luck this had got to be the dirtiest hotel in Blackpool blackbags to the first floor window dirty carpets dirt dripping down the doors mould damp the shower room is filthy this hotel is a envoirmental harvard full of fleas dog hairs avoid avoid avoid.this hotel needs shutting down.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2012

Booked this place for a stag do was the worst place iv ever seen it was that bad i went and booked another place. rubbish bags stacked up to tye second floor bedding not washed stunk of dogs dirt everywere highly recomenf not staying here

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2012

this is such a horrible place at £18 a night you don't expect 5 star hotel treatment but you do want something that is habitable and clean which this place was not. one bathroom for the whole hotel, and the shower was mouldy and a big hole in the ceiling, plus the toilet seat is missing. in our room there... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2012 via mobile

Awful, everywhere is dirty and mouldy, hole in the bathroom ceiling, light and lampshade fell down when we turned the light on! Found hair in the breakfast. Don't put urself through it.

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