We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Balmoral Hotel

3.0 of 5 215 - 217 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5DL, England
Hotel website
Best prices for your stay
Enter dates for best prices
Check In Check Out
Show Prices
Compare best prices from top travel sites
and 4 more sites!
Balmoral Hotel
Professional photos View all
Browse nearby
Balmoral Hotel
Write a Review

103 reviews from our community

Traveler rating
    42
    27
    15
    5
    14
See reviews for
45
32
3
1
Rating summary
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    4 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    4 of 5 stars
Traveler tips help you choose the right room.   Room tips (24)
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
  • All months
    (103)
  • Mar-May only
    (7)
  • Jun-Aug only
    (36)
  • Sep-Nov only
    (54)
  • Dec-Feb only
    (6)
All months
surry
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 hotel reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Thank you to all the staff of this sea side hotel who helped make a young girls Birthday visit to Blackpool such a special one . The hotel its self is what you would expect for Black pool sea front. Welcoming and full of life. The fact that all the previous reviews seem hell bent on slating it as being... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
keighley
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 hotel reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

we booked into the balmoral for a fri to mon break after seeing it on the internet,check in time was half past two but after a few visits to reception it was finally ready at 3-15 other guests were waiting as well,the website said the hotel had a lift to every floor which was important to us as my wife... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Liverpool, England, United Kingdom
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

The hotel was clean and well staffed. Friendly staff and room was a good triple room. The bathroom on the small size but only staying for 2 nights so no problem. Nothing was too much trouble for the reception. Good location, evening entertainment was fab for my 6 yr old although being silent through bingo hard! Great that kids are... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Glasgow, Scotland, United Kingdom
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 hotel reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

Just returned from another visit to this great hotel and cannot fault it at all Booked in family room with our friends having the other family room and cannot fault the rooms at all on top of a great location Only downside was breakfast staff- came down sat morning with our friends and we got shown a table we asked... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 20, 2014

I booked a couple of days at this hotel via Lastminute.com and the photo's of the rooms on that site paid no resemblance to either of the rooms I received. The rooms that I received were tired, basic, the beds were small and uncomfortable, the bathroom was quite disgusting in it's cleanliness and the shower was almost too small to... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 2
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

ideally located on the seafront,. clean and comfortable. The food is good and the staff are really friendly and there is entertainment every night This was our second visit to this hotel but it certainly won't be our last

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

This is easily the worst hotel I have ever stayed in. When we arrived we were taken to the wrong room THREE times . The owner was rude and arrogant. The rooms were too basic for the price paid . The food and entertainment were poor . Massively overpriced and disappointing

Was this review helpful? Yes 3
BalmoralH, Manager at Balmoral Hotel, responded to this review

Dear Readers- please note that this guest has written this malicious review in retaliation for her being removed from the premises for blatantly ignoring the Hotels strict non smoking policy . More 

Glasgow, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

decided to go to blackpool for the weekend spare of the moment stayed for a few nights in october. The man on the desk was extremely helpful in giving us a spacious family room at a decent rate.Very close to the tower and pleasure beach, The hotel itself is very clean with great facilites, breakfast in a morning is exceptional... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Preston, United Kingdom
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

stayed here a few weeks back, staff very friendly from the moment we cheked in. We stayed in a seaview room.. fantastic views and room was lovely. Food 5 stars and very good entertainment every night, location is one of the best we have stayed in blackpool..right between central pier and pleasure beach, definitely be returning.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
northampton
Top Contributor
55 reviews 55 reviews
14 hotel reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014 via mobile

We recommended this hotel and stayed Here in a family group with a mixed experience Rooms. variety of rooms booked Sea view room tired and dated but clean and comfortable Double room small Single room was a cupboard with the smallest bathroom I have ever seen we called it Harry p room , and they charged a £30 supplement for... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
BalmoralH, Manager at Balmoral Hotel, responded to this review

Thank you for review. We are glad enjoyed your holiday with us and will be sorry not to see you return as we enjoyed having you stay with us. Regards single room supplement- we do charge as priced on our tariff and you may find it is still cheaper then many other hotels who do same or charge standard price... More 

Questions? Get answers from hotel staff and past guests. Ask a question
Owners: What's your side of the story?
Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.
Manage your listing

Been to Balmoral Hotel? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Balmoral Hotel

Address: 215 - 217 Promenade, Blackpool FY1 5DL, England
Phone Number:
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $
Hotel Class:3 star — Balmoral Hotel 3*
Number of rooms: 50
Reservation Options:
TripAdvisor is proud to partner with Expedia, Booking.com, Priceline, Venere, Travelocity, Odigeo and Tingo so you can book your Balmoral Hotel reservations with confidence. We help millions of travelers each month to find the perfect hotel for both vacation and business trips, always with the best discounts and special offers.
Also Known As:
Balmoral Hotel Blackpool
Hotel Style:
#25 On the Beach Hotel in Blackpool

49 photos of this hotel

Traveler photos: See what travelers like you saw

Viewed
All traveler photos (16)
Viewed
Room/suite (4)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (4)
Viewed
Bathroom (4)
Viewed
Dining (1)
Viewed
Other (3)

Management photos: Courtesy of the property manager

Viewed
All management photos (34)
Viewed
Hotel & grounds (9)
Viewed
Room/suite (7)
Viewed
Pool/beach area (2)
Viewed
Dining (4)
Viewed
Other (12)
Hotels you might also like...
Check In Check Out
Price Your Stay