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The Laurels Guest House

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14 Reads Avenue, Blackpool FY1 4BP, England (Formerly The Willswood)
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Halifax, United Kingdom
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

What can we say that has'nt already been said about this lovey little b & b, we would'nt hesitate to reccomend it to anyone, Colin & sue really made us feel welcome, a good nights sleep, a fantastic breakfast , and perfect host's.. We can't wait to go back...Ann & John.. Ps Colin can you order some better weather for... More 

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Glenrothes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2015

We stayed 2 nights, room was lovely really clean and decorated nicely. On suite in room but Colin does tell you that shower is not a power shower but us is adequate for a shower. Very close to the centre max of 5 min walk to tower. Breakfast is good choice of cereals and then a cooked breakfast. As for... More 

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Tewkesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2015

We had a 2 night stay at the Laurels to celebrate our wedding anniversary and we were very impressed. Colin and Sue the owners are very friendly and helpful but not overwhelming - leaving you in peace if thats what you like. They did everything they possibly could to find me a parking space close by for which we are... More 

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Derby, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Just back from a weekend at the laurels . Colin and sue are great hosts make you feel welcome . They are warm and friendly and nothing is too much trouble . We got upgraded to a room that had views of the tower and had its own sitting room . It was excellent . Very clean and comfy great... More 

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colin m, Owner at The Laurels Guest House, responded to this review

Our thanks to you both for taking the time to write a much appreciated review. Due to a clerical error on our part it found you in our Premier Suite which by all accounts you enjoyed. Attention to detail is an important element in providing an all round good experience and to say, thank you again for your recommendation to... More 

Chester-le-Street, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2015

My husband and I just got back from a lovely visit to The Laurels. Colin & Sue are the perfect,warm,friendly hosts. Can't fault anything - room was clean and bright and breakfast was great. The location is ideal too as its right in the centre of things.This is the first time I've written a review for a hotel which shows... More 

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colin m, Owner at The Laurels Guest House, responded to this review

We are honoured that your enjoyment here prompted you to write a review for the first time ever and to say,thank you both very much. Our guests are of great importance to us and will always try our best to make your stay as cordial as possible. We hope to see you both again in the not too distant future.... More 

Preston, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015

I stayed here with my boyfriend for a couple of nights at the beginning of October for our anniversary and we absolutely loved it. It's hard to find a decent place to stay in Blackpool but we would definitely stay here again as Sue and Colin made us feel so welcome. Nothing is too much trouble for them they were... More 

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colin m, Owner at The Laurels Guest House, responded to this review

You stayed with us on your 1st anniversary of being together, congratulations both. A delightful couple who booked our Premier Suite which on this occasion was the right choice. Our thanks go out to you both for the warm comments and hope to see you in the future. Warm regards, Colin and Sue. More 

Paignton, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2015

We spent three nights here recently and were very pleased with location,(close to central pier and shopping and within easy reach of the tower and theatres) our room which was nicely decorated with a lovely comfortable bed. Piping hot water in the shower too. All was spotlessly clean as was the rest of the house. Everything was replenished and refreshed... More 

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colin m, Owner at The Laurels Guest House, responded to this review

We were both honoured and pleased when you told us that it was a very special occasion ( your 40th Wedding Anniversary ) and that your prior visit to Blackpool was in fact 40 years ago. It was interesting to hear your comparisons of the illuminations of today, and that you preferred the lights way back then as they had... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Had a fabulous stay over for the weekend. From the moment of booking to the arrival and stay right through to leaving both Sue and Colin the hosts where most welcoming friendly and polite never too much trouble. Very clean, comfy beds, good showers and massive towels, the breakfast was good and a great cup of tea. Thanks for another... More 

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colin m, Owner at The Laurels Guest House, responded to this review

You will always be made welcome here, and take great delight in looking after you all (The inseparable Trio ) You had some very interesting tales to tell and we were all ears as you revealed major changes and new challenges. Glad you liked our massive towels and comfy beds, we always aim to please ! Thank you once again... More 

Thornaby on Tees, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2015

Sue and col brilliant as ever made us very welcome this is the fifth time we have stayed here. Room was spotlessly clean and serviced every day. Sue and col strive to ensure everyone s stay is enjoyable. Once again may we say a big big thank you and looking forward to next year. Julie and Paul teesside.

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colin m, Owner at The Laurels Guest House, responded to this review

A big "HELLO" to you both. Thank you for the review which we were really pleased with and to let you know that we are looking forward to when we see again next year, (room has been reserved for VIP'S) The good weather, blessed with warm sunshine and nil wind meant you were able to get out and about to... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2015

My sister and myself have stayed in numerous hotels in Blackpool over the years, and can honestly say that this is the cleanest we have ever stayed in. The room was serviced daily with clean towels and tea, coffee, and biscuits also topped up. Bed linen was spotlessly clean, and even changed once during our stay! The hosts, Sue, and... More 

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colin m, Owner at The Laurels Guest House, responded to this review

This is yet another opportunity to speak to you both again and to thank for the generous comments and appraisal of your stay at The Laurels. We really enjoyed your company and hope that we will see you again. Warm regards, Colin and Sue. More 

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