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Balmoral Hotel

3.0 of 5 Hotel   |   215 - 217 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5DL, England
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Ranked #49 of 72 hotels in Blackpool
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3 of 5 stars reviewed 1 week ago
shauna711 Belfast, United Kingdom
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  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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    4 of 5 stars
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Belfast, United Kingdom
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just recently stayed at the hotel with my other half. Location ia amazing, rooms are small, we did go down about it and was offer to single rooms but said no to their offer as didnt suit us as we would have be in differnt rooms. bathroom is tiny :(... Breakfast wasnt the best. Ask for sausage and bacon and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

my husband and i stayed at the balmoral last week with my grandson and his friend we really enjoyed it staff very friendly and the owner is exceptionally nice to you i would recommend this hotel to anyone. breakfast are good entertainment also good i would stay here again in fact hoping to go back october or november maureen graham... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I stayed in this Hotel for 5 days and had a great time. The staff are really helpful and friendly and make you feel so welcome. I had my 81 year old mum with me and the staff and entertainment was brilliant. I would recommend this Hotel to anyone going to Blackpool as it is central to anywhere you want... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014 via mobile

Booked this hotel for a weekend's break. The staff were really friendly. Great location. Wouldn't go back, the mattress on the beds were as solid as a rock, the family room was very small and very dated. No hair dryer although there was tea and coffee maker in the room. No coat hangers, bathroom was a box, mega small. No... More

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BalmoralH, Front Office Manager at Balmoral Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write this review Claire. Its such a shame that you did not report the issues you had to us before you left, instead writing this review which does not allow us to address any of your concerns. Hair dryers and irons etc are available from reception upon request, whilst we appreciate that you... More

Liverpool, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014 via mobile

Just got back from a great 3 day break at the balmoral its a hotel we go to at least 3times a year and this is are 5th year the manager M and his wife who run it are so nice & freindly as are the staff, the rooms are lovely & clean beds really comfy, the food is fantastic... More

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2014

We stayed at the balmoral may bank holiday, we found it to be in the ideal spot. The staff were very good,we had a downstairs room which was very tidy and ideal for me my wife and 7 yr old grandson. The breakfast was nice and choice of cornflakes, frosties etc plus fruit and then a nice english bacon and... More

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Stayed here (heavily pregnant) during the illumination and Halloween long weekend 2013 and had a lovely time. The weather was awful but room was cosy warm. All staff were lovely and hard working. Breakfast was good with a decent cooked full English, lots of cakes, yoghurt, cereals and fruits to choose from also. We had a sea view room right... More

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Macclesfield, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2014

Our Family of 15 just had a brilliant W.E. The hotel staff are very amenable and couldn't do enough to please. They were very helpful and kind. They gave us a special table to accommodate all the family for the party. They gave us an area all to ourselves for the Entertainment, which was very good..They even decorated the tables... More

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Liverpool, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

very friendly service clean hotel and good prices cant ask for much more had a great stay stayed at big hotel chain nite before was a disaster the family atmosphere and friendly service at this hotel saved our weekend

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2013

The sea view room was well worth a bit extra. The staff were helpful and conscientious. The place seems really well cared for- even a cubby hole under the stairs in the dining room had been turned into a childrens area. Breakfast was very good.

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Address: 215 - 217 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5DL, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Balmoral Hotel 3*
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The Balmoral Hotel is a friendly hotel with a unique smoked glass fronted exterior. Built at the turn of the century this fine hotel is ideally situated on the sea front between Blackpool Tower and the Pleasure Beach with the Central Pier just yards away. The hotel offers accommodation for couples, families, singles and small groups but strictly no Stags or Hens. There is a well-established evening restaurant attached to the hotel which includes an a la carte menu and is open to the public.We provide free entertainment, bingo and quiz with a free finger buffet 6 nights per week, subject to numbers, in our cabaret bar and lounge. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the hotel.On warm sunny days you can relax in the forecourt café/restaurant area enjoying a long cool drink and watch the world pass by. If you prefer to relax indoors our lounge offers elevated and panoramic views of the Irish Sea. During the world famous illuminations you can watch the special illuminated trams as they pass by the hotel without having to leave the comfort of your armchair.The location of the Balmoral is such that you are only a few minutes away from all the fun filled areas, the town centre for shopping, the tower headland with its comedy carpet and new wedding chapel, the tower with its new dungeon and walk of faith, Sea World and the world famous Madame Tussauds and of course the Pleasure Beach. Transport links are good with the Tram stops directly opposite us and bus stops are a few yards away enabling you to travel further afield at ease. We offer competitively priced packages for 3 day weekends, 4 day mid weeks and 7 day packages on either a BB or HB basis. We are booking Christmas, 4 days 24-28 Dec, and New Year, 3 days 30 Dec to 2 Jan at competitive prices. We also offer Christmas Shopping break weekends, 2 nights throughout November and December. ... more   less 
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