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51-55 Lord Street, Blackpool FY1 2BJ, England
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Trades Hotel
Ranked #62 of 102 Specialty Lodging in Blackpool
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  • Location
    4 of 5 stars
  • Sleep Quality
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    2.5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    3 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    2.5 of 5 stars
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SE London UK
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I have stayed at many gay hotels in the world but for the UK, this place offers freedom and party mood which is very rare in England. Berlin has a hotel like this one but it is expensive!!! Canary Islands have a few but airfares come into costs. Yea, some of the carpets are stained and most are newish but... More 

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
2 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Keep going back to this hotel thinking it would have improved but sorry to say that's just not happening. This hotel should be shut down on Health and Safety issues as well as environmental concerns. The bedrooms are far to small and the beds are hard and far too low off the ground. the carpets are stained and thread bare.... More 

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Swadlincote, United Kingdom
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44 reviews 44 reviews
7 hotel reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Trades is not the best hotel in Blackpool, but Trades is Trades and those who stay there go for one reason. The staff are great and I give full marks to Neil, Adrian and Dan as well as Donna and Gayna who serve some great breakfasts. Adrian also does the evening food and that too is delicious and at great... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was at trades in November when I got there I go a friendly welcome buy the guy on reception. The room was nice clean and had every thing u need. The bar staff where helpful and drink at gd prices. The breakfast was gd a served by a nice lady and u can also get a gd evening meal.... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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10 reviews 10 reviews
9 hotel reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

Stayed here years ago and room was a bit manky before, this time, room was clean and tidy, staff were fine, toilet flush roared for 5/6mins, apart from that, no negative comments, cheap, cheerful, felt safe and course its 2 min walk to the nightlife :)

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

Shockingly bad... stained quilt covers and pillow cases. Broken fittings and broken toilet in bathroom that made a loud noise for 10 minutes every time it was flushed. Toilet paper dispenser in hallway toilet covered in faeces which was still there when we left after 2 nights stay. We didn't realise this was a "speciality" hotel but even so have... More 

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London, United Kingdom
2 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

ive been staying at Trades 3 or 4 times a year for 15yr, ive seen it at its best & worse believe me, but over the last 12mth the change for the better is clear in all ways. The welcoming friendly staff & management have always played a big part in its attraction,It feels like going to stay at a... More 

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Blackpool, United Kingdom
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

Stayed at Trades last night 19.09.14. another great night. Great room on the First floor, although i never made breakfast,i have in the past and are also really good esp after a night drinking and having fun. Neil Stuart Dan Steff all great hosts with the addition of a doorman on a weeknd. Room lovely and clean shower working with... More 

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I would like to thank Neil and all the staff that helped use and made use fill welcome. I would like to thank Donna for the breakfasts thay where very gd. The room was nice and clear. The evening meals where gd for 6pounds. Many thanks trevor

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Kilmarnock, United Kingdom
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 hotel reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

I stayed here for a weekend in July 2013. It was one of those bookings you make when you have a long weekend and are feeling horny and in need of somewhere new to go for that sleaze fix. Arriving at the hotel on a hot summer afternoon I was greeted by a friendly gent who welcomed me and booked... More 

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Address: 51-55 Lord Street, Blackpool FY1 2BJ, England
Location: United Kingdom > England > Lancashire > Blackpool
Number of rooms: 30

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